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Marketing the competitive destination of the future.
Destination marketing is increasingly becoming extremely competitive worldwide. This paper explains the destination concept and attempts to synthesise several models for strategic marketing andExpand
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Progress in information technology and tourism management: 20 years on and 10 years after the Internet - the state of eTourism research.
Abstract This paper reviews the published articles on eTourism in the past 20 years. Using a wide variety of sources, mainly in the tourism literature, this paper comprehensively reviews and analysesExpand
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Strategic use of information technologies in the tourism industry
Abstract Information technologies (ITs) prevail in all functions of strategic and operational management. As information is the lifeblood of tourism, ITs provide both opportunities and challenges forExpand
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eTourism: Information technology for strategic tourism management
List of figures, tables and case studies Foreword Acknowledgements About the author Preface The information and communication technologies revolution and strategic management: issues - challenges -Expand
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Social Media in Tourism and Hospitality: A Literature Review
ABSTRACT Being one of the “mega trends” that has significantly impacted the tourism system, the role and use of social media in travelers' decision making and in tourism operations and managementExpand
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Social media as a destination marketing tool: its use by national tourism organisations
Social media are gaining prominence as an element of destination marketing organisation (DMO) marketing strategy at a time when public sector cuts in their funding are requiring them to seek greaterExpand
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Progress in tourism management : a review of website evaluation in tourism research
This paper reviews tourism studies published from 1996 to July 2009 that pertain to methodological approaches to website evaluation. Expand
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Relationships in the Distribution Channel of Tourism
Summary This paper examines industrial relationships in the distribution channel of tourism. Distribution becomes one of the most significant elements of tourism marketing as it determines all otherExpand
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Smart Tourism Destinations
This paper aims to take advantage from the development of Smart Cities by conceptualising framework for Smart Tourism Destinations through exploring tourism applications in destination and addressing both opportunities and challenges it possessed. Expand
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The future eTourism intermediaries
Abstract Hitherto, the travel distribution role has been performed by traditional outgoing travel agents , tour operators and incoming travel agencies. They were supported by computer reservationExpand
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