Zilyo gives you access to over 2 million accommodation listings across the world in over 200,000 destinations. Whether for leisure or business, Zilyo returns results for short term rentals ranging from apartments, houses, cottages, villas, castles, and even igloos, from all over the world. The following suppliers are currently supported: Airbnb, HomeAway, AlwaysOnVacation, ApartmentsApart, BookingPal, BedyCasa, CitiesReference, Geronimo, Gloveler, HolidayVelvet, HomeStay, HostelWorld, HouseTrip, Interhome, 9Flats, Roomorama, StopSleepGo, TheOtherHome, Travelmob, VacationRentalPeople, VaycayHero, WayToStay, and WebChalet.
SEOmoz, a leader in SEO software, has offered link intelligence APIs for a few years (Mozscape being the latest). Although Mozscape has garnered high adoption rates (over 10 million requests/day), customer feedback uncovered shortcomings. SEOmoz now knows that 10 requests/second and a max of 50 URLs/batch "is not able to support everyone's use case." Accordingly, SEOmoz enhanced Mozscape API capabilities and is currently in beta. Although the beta is in its early stages, throughput has increased 400%.
There is no doubt that there is a lot of money to be made in travel. Heck, travel (globally) accounts for over 12% of the World's GDP. That is some serious coin. You have an incredible idea for a web application that is going to make travellers love you and make you rich at the same time. The question is... who should I connect with and why? Here is a quick run down on the pros and cons of connecting with the likely, and not so likely, hotel distribution partners.
Successful Twitter engagement is generally measured with the simple goal of gaining a high follower count, but true engagement doesn’t end with a follow-back—that is just the beginning. What you really need for success on Twitter is an ongoing conversation with like-minded individuals, folks who will provide informed feedback on your tweets, introduce you to their friends on Twitter who share your opinions and help spread your messages. This series of articles on engagement programming will show you how to use Twitter API 1.1 to move from simply following to truly engaging on Twitter.