Webbookingpro
  1.  Enabling TripAdvisor support (Visibility by TripAdvisor)

First you have to Enable "TripAdvisor" connection between WebBookingPro and TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor needs between 24h - 48h to enable property on their side after enabling connection on WebBookingPro.

Before enabling connection with TripAdvisor, please check if all necessary fields for your property set on

Hotel Management - Hotel Info - Edit (under Actions column)

Important information for TripAdvisor are:

To enable "TripAdvisor" connection just click on

Hotel Management - Hotel Info - [Settings] Under Channel Manager column.

Click on "Add New" blue button, select "TripAdvisor" and click on "Create" button.

Then you will get "TripAdvisor" in list of connected Channels.

TripAdvisor works by requesting us in real time availability and prices for your property when Guest is viewing your property on TripAdvisor.

Be aware that:

IMPORTANT: To make your "Official Site" visible on TripAdvisor you have to create and enable TripAdvisor TripConnect campaign.

Log into "TripAdvisor My Business" and look for Drive Bookings - TripConnect - Cost per click.

When choosing provider for your direct bookings, choose "Alpha Software Ltd". This will connect TripAdvisor with WebBookingPro.

Now you define your Campaign settings. Start with low daily budget, average CPC 1.00 EUR and measure results of your capaign.

In average CPC for TripAdvisor campaign is 1 EUR. For e.g. 100 EUR monthly you will get budget for about 100 direct visitors to your Booking Engine. It can lead up to 100 direct reservation without commission.

Usually number of reservations is of course less, but calculate commission you could pay for same reservations to other OTAs and you will see that TripAdvisor is very good way of getting reservations with "lower commission".

  1.  Enabling Google MetaSearch support (Visibility by Google)

First you have to Enable "Google Metasearch" connection between WebBookingPro and Google. Google needs between 24h - 48h to enable property on their side after enabling connection on WebBookingPro.

Before enabling connection with Google Metasearch, please check if all necessary fields for your property set on

Hotel Management - Hotel Info - Edit (under Actions column)

Important information for Google are:

To enable "Google Metasearch" connection just click on

Hotel Management - Hotel Info - [Settings] Under Channel Manager column.

Click on "Add New" blue button, select "Google Metasearch" and click on "Create" button.

Then you will get "Google Metasearch" in list of connected Channels. Under 5th Step you can click on [Full Refresh] any time to send latest prices to Google.

When we get information that your property has been enabled on Google, we will automatically for you do this step. After your property is connected Availability and Prices are always automatically synced with Google on any change. You do not have to send them manually. Usually there is no need to do Full refresh except there is a issues with prices or availability on Google.

We send to Google:

Sometimes Google can show your prices if available for FREE - and click will redirect to your Booking Engine for free, but sometimes you have to connect Google Metasearch with your Google Ads account and create "Hotel Ads" campaign.

IMPORTANT: To create "Hotel Ads" campaign in your Google Ads account you have to contact us with your Google Ads ID so we can connect your Hotel with your Google Ads ID account.

If you do not have Google Ads account, and you want to advertise on Google contact us to create a campaign for you. We create campaign based on your target markets (target countries). Our fee for managing campaigns is 10%. In average CPC for Google Hotel Ads campaign is 1 EUR. For e.g. 100 EUR monthly budget, you will get 90 EUR of usable budget for CPC which is about 90 direct visitors to your Booking Engine. It can lead up to 90 direct reservation without commission.

Usually number of reservations is of course less, but calculate commission you could pay for same reservations to other OTAs and you will see that Google Hotel Ads is very good way of getting reservations with "lower commission".

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