Website marketing is more than just owning a website and listing it with the search engines, it also includes actively developing referral relationships with accommodation booking websites as their marketing is far more extensive than a single site could ever be. We have listed the Top 5 as far as effectiveness in achieving high search engine rankings, and have specified in red the ones we suggest are effective in increasing your sales.
1. ResAfrica.com (Free)
2. Wheretostay.co.za (R1020.30 per annum)
Includes listings on…
Ø Listing & Link to your site 12 Months: R342 Vat Inclusive
Ø Classified Advertisement 12 Months: R627 Vat Inclusive
Ø Banner Advertisement
Ø Large Banner (Rotating): R120 per month (vat incl)
Ø Small Banner (Static): R120 per month (vat incl) Large Rotating Banner appears at the top of a Leader Page (eg: www.gardenroute.co.za) with a free link to your website. Size: 468 x 60 pixels)
Ø Small Static Banner appears in a key position on a Leader Page (eg: www.gardenroute.co.za) with a free link to your website. Size: 156 x 60 pixels
Ø Set up fee R 275.00 + vat for banner creation.
Ø Category A : 4 or Less rooms B&B ONLY ... R750.00 per annum
Ø Category B : 5 to 20 rooms & ALL Self Catering ... R850.00 per annum
StaySA.co.za (R380 per annum)