5 Reasons Why It's A Good Idea To Get Your Own App

5 reason why you need an app

You hear about it everyday - it's in every travel news publication and it gets discussed in almost every marketing meeting.


Mobile has changed the way travelers connect with the travel industry! 


5 Reasons Why You Need Your Own App

1. Build your brand by offering useful information during those 'mobile moments' when travelers search for your type of services. 
2. Eighty three percent of traveler start their holiday research on mobile.
3. Eighty seven percent of travelers use their mobile devices while on holiday.
4. Ninety one percent of travelers share their experiences on social media.
5. Eighty seven percent always have their smartphones at their side, day & night.

It’s amazing to see how often travelers use their smartphones and tablets all throughout the travel cycle. One thing is clear - travelers use mobile and they find it a necessary tool to help them before, during and after their holidays.

The majority of traveler now use mobile throughout the travel cycle. Most use their mobile devices to start the planning and research of their next holiday. Even more travelers use their mobile devices while they’re on holiday, and almost all travelers use social media to share their holiday experiences - all via mobile. 

To sustain and grow your business, and build loyalty with your customers, you have to make use of mobile technology to engage travelers and connect with them in an authentic way. 


Free Training - Mobile In Travel

So to make it easy for you to understand mobile and how to quickly and affordably implement a mobile strategy in your business, we've put together a free training course to show you how to do it! 

Free Mobile Training

Want to learn how to use mobile in your business and engage the tech-savvy traveler? Join the free 'Mobile In Travel' online training course made up of short videos and PDF Worksheets to learn about:

1. The Connected Traveler
2. Mobile in the Tourism Industry
3. How to develop a Mobile Strategy  

Watch the first lesson

The world is made up of tribes full of diversity, richness and colour. It is the glue that keeps us together. GOTRVL is there to pull the tourism industry closer and offer a (fire) place where we can chat, learn, grow and teach each other about all things technology and travel.

Offer your clients a branded mobile app to use before, during and after their trip, keeping you top of mind and making your clients raving fans who will spread the word to their friends and family.

As a GOTRVL member you'll feature on our Travel Directory, a popular online marketing platform that attracts 1000's of travelers, then connect them with you directly.

We've been doing business on the internet since the days of dial-up and have learnt (and constantly learning) about everything online. And we love sharing it with you! GOTRVL Academy is there to teach you what we know about mobile. 


A community that loves travel as much as technology! We use mobile tools to grow our members' businesses, find new customers and make them loyal fans that will spread the word about our beautiful world and your business.

Join us!

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