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New Hotel Finder Feature: Filter by Distance

There’s a new feature we’re excited to see on Google Hotel Finder allowing users to easily filter by distance. This is something that we’ve called […]

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Advertiser Logos Being Tested on Hotel Finder

As of today we’re seeing a new front end test live in Hotel Finder that includes brand logos: Also of significance here: the ad button […]

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Hotel Price Ad Ranks Explained

Understanding Ad Ranking is a very important part of running a tight, well optimized campaign on Hotel Finder. The data that describes ranking can cause […]

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How Price Bucket Values Work in HPA

When we are onboarding a brand, we almost always see clients get excited about the Price Bucket reporting within Koddi. When participating in an auction, […]

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HPAs live in New Maps, Google Maps for iPhone

We’re seeing HPAs pop up in two places that they were previously absent, the new Google Maps and Google Maps for iPhone. Previously, HPAs had […]

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Average City Rates, a New Hotel Finder Feature

We’ve spotted another interesting test (or rolled out feature?) from the folks that work on Hotel Finder. Now when searching, users can click  a column […]

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It’s Official: Mobile Hotel Finder

A few months ago we blogged about mobile Hotel Finder going live. Today, Google made it official with a post on the Google Commerce blog. The […]

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Improved Search Features in Hotel Finder

Over the last few months, we’ve outlined a handful of opportunities with the Hotel Finder user experience. In that time, things have continued to improve: a […]

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Visualization, Advanced Reporting, & More Upgrades

Since the 2.4 update, we’ve been running closer to a continuous delivery model. We’re still fine tuning our approach to releases, but so far we’re […]

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Hotel Price Ads Live on Google Maps for Mobile

Hotel Price Ads are now live (screenshots below) in Google Maps for Mobile (GMM) on Android devices. We are starting to see traffic trickle in […]

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