Expedia vs. Priceline — Whose Media Plan to Book?

Hotels have very much become the major battleground for Expedia and Priceline and this is reflected in the focus of their advertising. Online Travel Agencies (OTA’s) accounted for 34.7% of all U.S. hotel bookings in the first quarter of 2010, up from 27.8% in 2009, Priceline CMO Brett Keller said in a recent speech.

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Who Had the Better Media Strategy? CareerBuilder vs. Monster

ComScore’s December 2008 website-traffic report revealed “job search” as the fastest-growing content-site category, up 51% from the previous year. The country’s two largest job sites, CareerBuilder and Monster, both spent significant media budgets on- and offline, hoping to capture a higher share of this surge in traffic.

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