News for the Hospitality Executive
for Excellence in Hotel Internet Marketing
Santa Clara, CA – January 20, 2009 – Milestone Internet Marketing, Inc., Milestone Internet Marketing, a full-service internet marketing agency for hotels, announced today that it won three awards for Search Marketing Strategy in the “Hotel – Individual Property” category in HSMAI’s recently concluded Adrian Awards Competition. Out of almost 1300 sites submitted for the Adrian Awards this year, Milestone was honored for its creative brilliance and best practices in internet marketing for the hospitality and travel industries.
The websites were judged using five criteria including marketing objectives, creativity, quality, content, and results. The highlight among the award winning websites is The Orchard hotel (http://www.theorchardhotel.com/), which won the Silver Award. The website’s creative design and content highlight this boutique, certified “Green” hotel’s mix of classic charm, outstanding service, and contemporary panache for its guests. The site has experienced phenomenal success even in the short time the site has been live. Website traffic has increased significantly by almost 40% within the first few weeks. The website is also ranking high in search engines for extremely competitive keyword terms related to the San Francisco market.
The other 2 winning websites judged as one of the best in the category are:
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