What Made This Web Designer’s Trip to a Maui Bed and Breakfast So Special?

Being a web developer for a destination marketing company, my days are spent constructing websites filled with gorgeous pictures of beautiful locations all over the country that I really wish I was visiting instead of sitting in front of my computer screen. This September, I finally got that opportunity, and it was an absolutely amazing … Continued

How Google’s New Search Design Will Shake Up the Hotel Industry

Google has been experimenting with a new search results design for the hotel industry for several months, and the feature has finally been released. Google’s New Search Design Affects Hotels, Bed and Breakfasts, and Vacation Rental Companies Now, when you search for hotels, bed and breakfasts, or vacation rentals in a specific area, listings will … Continued

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How Your Friend at the Beach Found Success with Q4Launch

One of our greatest joys at Q4Launch is helping our clients achieve success and celebrating together when big goals are met. One of our most impressive client success stories comes from Your Friend at the Beach, a boutique vacation rental company on the Gulf Coast of Florida’s scenic Highway 30A. Between the relevant, engaging content … Continued

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Why You Need to Experience North Georgia’s Best-Kept Secret

Congested city traffic. Big-box stores at every turn. Rushing from one enclosed space to the next. Do these descriptions sound familiar? If so, it’s about time you traded your hectic daily schedule for a rejuvenating experience off the beaten path! That experience can be found at Glen-Ella Springs Inn, a family-owned bed and breakfast an … Continued

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The Top 8 Millennial Travel Trends

The emergence of millennials forces innkeepers and hotel owners to evolve and shift their marketing strategies. Gone are the days when bed and breakfasts and boutique hotels served only as a retreat for older, married couples looking for a quiet respite. The hustle and bustle of millennial life means that young professionals are searching for … Continued

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How to Make the Most of Your Hotel Rebranding Journey

Do you own a hotel and have decided it’s time to change things up? The next step you take in your hotel rebranding journey is crucial. It can make or break the future of your business! Before moving forward, make sure you have the information and tools necessary for a smooth transition. That’s where we … Continued

Q4Launch Named to Inc. 5000 List for Second Year in a Row

  For more information, contact: Ann Marie Houlihan, Director of Marketing, Q4Launch 843-647-8101 / annmarie@q4launch.com   MOUNT PLEASANT, SC, August 15, 2018: Today, Inc. Magazine named Q4Launch to its annual Inc. 5000 list for the second year in a row. This is the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies and Q4Launch ranked … Continued

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Everything You Need to Know About Destination Marketing

As the owner of a bed & breakfast, boutique hotel, or vacation rental, it’s crucial that you understand what destination marketing is. Consider how you can incorporate selling your location into your overall marketing strategy. Destination marketing serves as an action plan to promote your area and make you the local expert. It’s imperative that … Continued

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How to Be a Successful Hotel Sales Manager

As a general manager, you know that an effective sales manager is vital in increasing the profitability of your hotel. An effective sales manager accomplishes several things, including maximizing revenue during peak season and generating revenue in low demand periods. If you’ve ever wondered what the secrets of a successful sales manager are, you aren’t … Continued