Why Mobile App Has Become Critical to Hospitality Businesses?
“ Increasing number of Smartphone users every year gives a fair indication of how promising the scene is in the mobile forefront. Its also right thus to ascertain how different industries would be affected by this mobile bandwagon. Hospitality industry witnesses a strong growth every year and most businesses in this domain have already realized now the wonders mobile apps can do to their business. Developing the right hospitality app is thus the need of the hour. ”
By Vikas Kumar Sinha
Developing for mobile is indeed the need of the hour. At present, mobile devices have gone far beyond the purpose of talking or listening to music. Number of mobile users has grown tremendously over the years. If this upsurge is to continue, then by 2015 end, number of mobile users will reach almost 82 million.
Several exciting means thus exist for businesses to tap the most of the mobile wave. Seamless opportunities exist to enable better communication with these mobile users and this is something that has inspired the thoughts of mobile app developers to think creatively for different industries, especially the hospitality industry.
A Robust Hospitality Based App is All you Need...
Understanding guest preferences is a crucial way to identifying the possible revenue touch points. Hospitality industry is all about interacting with the customers in the most pleasing manner and providing them what is needed; that calls for understanding precisely what guests expect. It would also be fair enough to state that this vast industry is also suitably positioned employ mobile technology for enhancing guest experience. Consider the app given below.
It is a cost-effective, engaging mobile app developed for hotels in Asia. This app allows hotels to create more meaningful, deeper connections with guests, besides increasing the brand awareness too. Users can facilitate bookings as well as better delivery of in-room services using this app. It also comes with social media integration and some other modules to provide real value to guests. So, working on such an app can prove useful for your hospitality business for sure.
Developing Hospitality Apps Bringing Potential Benefits...
A major question that arises in this regard is about how to utilize this channel for promoting your local services besides improving operational efficiency. Mobile app is indeed the only solution to leverage the opportunities existing for raising the level of services and deriving optimum gains in the hospitality sector. Potential benefits related to enhanced guest engagement, increased customer spending and customer satisfaction need to be explored to the fullest.
Irrespective of the fact that apps based on different subjects are available, hospitality apps for discounts & special schemes on pricing and location based apps are the ones fetching most of the limelight. Deciding which platform to proceed with won't be a big issue as once developed for one mobile platform, you will always have the option to bring it out for other platforms too. As far as hiring skilled professionals for the same is concerned, mobile application developers in India and abroad are available in plenty.
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Author: Vikas Kumar Sinha