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opensmjle visual storytelling

Visual Storytelling

"THE HUMAN BRAIN PROCESSES VISUALS 60,000 TIMES FASTER THAN TEXT AND 90 % OF THE INFORMATION TRANSMITTED TO THE BRAIN IS VISUAL." - MIKE PARKINSON - What we do Not only do photos and videos [...]
opensmjle website design

Website Design

We always asked ourselves why websites need to be that expensive and projects last for many months! Does that still have to remain status quo today with all those technical capabilities and design possibilities available? [...]
opensmjle video production

Video Production

What we do: Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, we operate multiple production teams throughout Germany. In general we can produce anywhere globally, just tell us where and when...all handmade by renowned directors, producers, cameramen and cutters. Our portfolio [...]
opensmjle social media services

Social Media Services

It is easy to make friends, but hard to keep friendships alive - With continuously new networks appearing new content is generated as we speak – also about your brand! Is social media important for [...]
opensmjle online shops

Online Shops

Do you own a great retail business or have a fresh idea for online sales, but always wondered about how to spread the word and increase your revenue by getting it online? With our state-of-the-art [...]
opensmjle online reputation management

Online Reputation Management

Smjling guests are happy guests. Review sites such as TripAdvisor, HolidayCheck, Yelp plus online travel agency (OTAs) websites like booking.com, Expedia and HRS can no longer be ignored by hotels, restaurants and destinations, as they [...]
opensmjle Hotel Online Distribution

Hotel Online Distribution

Did you always wonder which channel manager is preferable, which Hotel Front Office solution to install, or which Central Reservation System would best suit your further IT solutions? Or whether to implement a fully customized internet booking [...]
opensmjle workshops and speaking

Workshops & Speaking

The opensmjle team offers individualized workshops, event speaking or hosts for events & conferences Irrespective of whether you would like to book a specific workshop for your team or hotel group, require an experienced speaker [...]
opensmjle photography

Photography

As a visual storytelling agency a core part of our strategy certainly involves pictures. This is why we are continuously building a strong network of professional and talented photographers in different regions to support our [...]

"THE HUMAN BRAIN PROCESSES VISUALS 60,000 TIMES FASTER THAN TEXT AND 90 % OF THE INFORMATION TRANSMITTED TO THE BRAIN IS VISUAL."

MIKE PARKINSON

Recent Articles

The Facts About Hotel Review Scores and Rankings on Google

This is a guest article by Margaret Ady, Vice President Marketing TrustYou. A majority of travelers begin their planning on Google. And what do they find in their Google search? Your hotel’s review scores, which [...]

Beacons – Top or Flop for the Hospitality Industry?

Guest interview with Michael Toedt, CEO & Managing Partner at Toedt, Dr. Selk & Coll GmbH There has been quite a hype lately around beacons, in particular since HRS has invested 10m in this technology, which [...]

How to start optimizing your Internet Booking Engine

This is a guest article by Uli Pillau, Managing Director hetras. It’s a given, you want to increase the number of direct bookings on your hotel’s website and increase revenue. Customers find you on an OTA, then [...]

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