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Twitter Feeds now on BellHop.com
BellHop.com incorporates live Twitter feeds within it's search results to provide instant thoughts on the lodging users are search for.
Social media is an amazing way to promote your business. Step back thirty years to a world where the telephone dominated the way humans communicate. Now imagine being able to hear what people are saying instantly about your business. Well stop imagining, because the technology exists and is here to stay.
Twitter shows in real time what people are talking about. People post their thoughts in 140 characters or less, is what's being called the “Twittersphere”
The new Twitter app is shown directly on any lodging establishment that is advertising on BellHop.com. Is it important to know that Luv2Vacation9023 is currently poolside at the Luxor in Las Vegas and is having a great time? Johnson feels the answer is Yes and No. “No, we don't care that Luv2vacation9023 is vacationing, but we want to show to someone that is interested in the Luxor, that people are having a great time at the Luxor pool and it's a great place to stay”.
Johnson feels that to the consumer Twitter is a great tool to find out what real people are saying. “On the other side of the coin, Twitter to innkeepers could be a marketing nightmare if a negative tweet is posted. Keeping that in mind, if you have a premium account on BellHop.com you can fully manage how Twitter is shown. 1) Search 2) Profile and 3) Disabled . "