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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

Leverage Traveler’s Online Preferences to Drive Hotel Bookings

This is a guest article by Rebecca Pokora, freelance writer and travel consultant for trustyou. Travelers consider and prioritize different hotel profile elements during the search-shop-buy process, but the most important elements continue to be [...]

How To Create Amazing Video Content For Hotels

This is a blog post by Christa Gaigg, young entrepreneur from Austria and owner of Atelier Authentic, doing Photography, Design & Project Management - currently based in Cologne at opensmjle. Video content for hotels is [...]

Use Reviews To Improve the Hotel Experience

This is a guest article by Alex Gaggioli, Marketing Coordinator at Cloudbeds. Most hoteliers and property owners have a love-hate relationship with online reviews. Some reviews are fair and just, while others are purposefully hurtful, [...]

The difference between Business Intelligence and Reporting

This is a guest article by Astrid Neumann, Marketing and Recruiting Manager hetras. „Business intelligence tools allow hoteliers to identify guest-specific behaviors and preferences and to prepare accordingly for guests' arrival. For example, historic guest data can be [...]

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