Do you doubt that travel shoppers use their mobile devices to research, shop and book hotel accommodations? Check out this infographic courtesy of Tealeaf, designed to remove the doubt from all the “mobile travel naysayers” out here.
Here are a few of the key takeaways:
- Over ¾ of the planet owns a mobile device
- 80% of consumers abandon a mobile site if they have a bad experience
- By 2015 mobile online shopping will reach $163 BILLION
These stats can’t be ignored. But more importantly, optimizing your hotel website for mobile devices can’t either!
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