News for the Hospitality Executive
Why Your Hotel Should NEVER USE
TinyURL to Redirect Links
PARSIPPANY, NJ - December 7, 2009 - There are numerous free URL shortening and redirect services out there, with the most popular being TinyURL. Using such services puts your hotel at risk and may cost you business and expose your hotel to potential lawsuits. The most dangerous situation is where someone else impersonates your brand or hotel and creates redirect links to malicious websites.
Below are a few reasons why your SHOULD NOT use TinyURL or other free services:
1. It's a free service - you get what you pay for! How long can a free service survive? If they shut down - what happens to your hotel links?
About Lodging Interactive
Through its CoMMingle Social Media Marketing Agency operating division, the Company offers hospitality focused and fully managed outsourced hotel social media marketing.
Lodging Interactive is a proud member of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) and a supporter of the Hotel Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI). For more information contact Richard Walsh, Vice President of Business Development at [email protected] or at 877-291-4411. The company’s website is located at www.LodgingInteractive.com.
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