City overview: Hangzhou looks forward to influx of new hotels [Infographic]

City overview: Hangzhou looks forward to influx of new hotels [Infographic] Mandarin Oriental Hangzhou (Image by © Mandarin Oriental) According to the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database, as many as 42 hotels, with a total of 9,507 rooms, are now on track to opening in Hangzhou. Highly anticipated properties from prominent brands including Jumeirah, Four Seasons and … Read more

[Infographic] Why Some Twitter Hashtags are Totally Worthless

When thing about your hotel social media marketing strategy, Twitter is an essential part of real-time customer service and guest marketing. Hashtags are generally considered integral to the success of any Twitter campaign. Similar to keywords, hashtags were designed to help Twitter users organize, filter, and search for content. They are supposed to help your … Read more

Group overview: US and China dominate Hilton Worldwide’s pipeline [Infographic]

Waldorf Astoria Jakarta (imagery: © KPF) The Virginia-headquartered hotel company’s growing most rapidly in the US but the People’s Republic isn’t far behind, according to the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database. Our dedicated researchers report that Hilton Worldwide has a staggering 751 hotel projects with 150,865 rooms in the works globally. The US and China battle for … Read more