CEO & Founder of MeTripping, Varun Gupta, tells us about his take on the online travel industry, and why there's definitely space for more travel search start-ups.
Built using the Skyscanner Travel API, Wing it is the first mobile app that needs only your budget to serve up your next holiday destination. We interviewed Eileen Kelly, founder of Wing it, to find out more!
If you follow DuckDuckGo on Twitter, you might have seen their tweet last week featuring our newly released Instant Answer. A few months ago we also released a cheat-sheet for our APIs to help developers working with them. In this post Skyscanner Developer Advocate, Sam Heyman, tells us more about DuckDuckGo, our Instant Answers and how you can get involved.
In this piece, Faical Allou, Head of Business Development for Skyscanner Analytics, takes on the challenges facing airline planning and the power and potential that technology could provide the industry, should they choose to harness it.
Social media advertising is not entirely different from social media itself. Those who
succeed craft a plan and are willing to remain vigilant and interactive, those who just toss
an ad against the virtual wall eventually disappear. Take a look our quick guide to learn 8 simple steps you can take to hone your social business skills and watch the traffic roll in.
A lot of White Label users spend valuable time trying to determine the optimal colour scheme for their configuration. This made us wonder how colour impacts the performance of our White Label partners. This blog exposes a deep dive that we have performed in an attempt to start answering that question!
Any website or app needs to fully understand their traffic, where it's coming from, and how to optimize it in order to succeed. The stand-out platform and arguably the most powerful for understanding your traffic profile is Google Analytics. This guide will help you make sense of Google Analytics and understand how to use it to support your business.
Lex Oudijk is a #buildwithskyscanner competition entrant. In this guest blog, Lex shares what inspired the idea to build travel concierge, Lewis and the next steps being taken to ensure that his build will be the very best that it can be.
The software development company Two10degrees has implemented the Skyscanner Travel API to support its risk management tool by enabling users of their travel system to select and book flight(s) and/or hotel(s). Two10degrees is then able to update a journey's risk assessment, making its analysis far more accurate and user-friendly.
The Microsoft and Skyscanner relationship is one that goes back to the birth of Skyscanner. In fact, Skyscanner started life as an Excel spreadsheet that was designed to collect and compare commercial flight data worldwide. This blog discusses the transition of Skyscanner from being a start up to supporting start ups with Microsoft through Skyscanner for Business.