From BC$ MobileTV Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Travel is one of the largest industries in E-Commerce today.

Types of Services

Popular sectors within the Travel Industry include:

  1. Information Sites
  2. Review Sites
  3. Blogs (aka. Travelogues[1][2])
  4. Travel Guide publishers[3]
  5. Tour Guides[4]
  6. Time-Shares (including Home Rental, i.e. Air B&B)
  7. Airline Ticket reservation and booking systems
  8. Hotel (or Condo/rental lodging) Booking Service
  9. Travel Agencies
  10. Travel Search sites
  11. Travel Aggregation (multiple site-search)
  12. Automated Travel Notification services
  13. Travel Customization & Recommendation Systems
  14. Travel-related Affiliate programs
  15. Travel-related Advertising Networks
  16. Vehicle Rental services
  17. Ride-sharing (and Carpooling)
  18. Bicycle-sharing
  19. Public Transportation (and Transit info lookup services)

Business Model

These sites may use a wide variety of revenue models, including (but not limited to):


An industry of its own, Transportation is the delivery of goods between locations.




[11] [12]

External Links


  1. wikipedia: Travelogue (literature)
  2. wikipedia: Travel documentary
  3. wikipedia: Guide book
  4. wikipedia: Tour guide
  5. Toronto to Montreal picked as finalist for world's first hyperloop train route:
  6. Shinkansen - Bullet Train frequency table (per hour):
  7. wikipedia: Wikivoyage
  8. wikipedia: Wikitravel
  9. The 50 Best Driving Songs Ever, in One Banging Road Trip Mix:
  10. Thrillist Explorers (PODCAST):
  11. Halifax historical bars:
  12. 10 Halifax Bars That Are Closed But Not Forgotten:

See Also

Recommendation Engine | Search Engine | E-Commerce