How to list with us?
Are you an incoming/inbound tour operator? A Local Tour Guide? A local accommodation agency who can arrange accommodation or has a Villa rental agency? A supplier who sells locally museum tickets? Passes for skiing? Boat tours? Rents bikes? Or has a rent a car service? Or organiser for tourist something special in your local areas? Who teaches tourist how to make local dishes? A qualified diving instructor? A qualified tourist driver who takes travellers on Safaris?
Step 1. See if you are qualified to list
First and foremost, check our FAQ’s here for service providers, it will help you understand how to list and get direct traffic to your website or service requests by travellers. We do not stand between the supplier and the traveller. If you are unsure about your qualifications then Contact us before listing and our support team will be happy to welcome you into our network by assisting you.
Step 2. List your service(s) and Products, choose your type of subscription and start listing
Once you are sure that you can list with tripmatchmaker, we welcome all sectors of travel service providers to list with us. From museums tickets sales shops, tour guides to luxury tour operators. It’s easy, list your service and get discovered by travellers worldwide.
Tripmatchmaker does not charge the traveller a booking fee or any commissions from the agents. Please see our free listings and Subscription options.
It is important that you understand the listings basics: understand how you can list you products and service by learning how the listing categories and listing tags work. Get yourself listed correctly to have more traffic to your website and business to your services by getting direct enquiries from travellers. If you don’t understand, Please Contact us, and our support team will be quick to help you out.
Step 3. Go through our verification process
After considering to list with Tripmatchmaker, you need first to be verified, a very simple process.
Being verified as an agent or supplier means that you have followed and completed a precise set of verification checks—profile photo, email address, phone number, offline and online check. If there are still some additional requests on your details, one of our representative will contact you to have more information about you.
Step 4. Start connecting with Travellers
Get direct bookings and welcome your travellers, show them about your services, offer them a great warm and welcoming service, let them leave with memorable experience, Ask your travellers to leave a comment, star rating or review on Tripmatchmaker Website, under your listing(s), so other travellers may discover your services and quality. Get more direct bookings!
Be careful to upload updated contact information (telephone, mail, website, Facebook page etc.) in order to provide a quicker feedback to them.
This Website aims to help to gather information about various travel service providers in different parts of the world and to introduce local and/or specialised service providers to travellers. This website is also useful for information about local suppliers in the travel world, posting reviews and opinions of travel experiences, engaging in interactive travel blogs/forums, and find and book travel experiences direct with suppliers and for no other purposes.
Why You Should List With Us
Tripmatchmaker is an online listing service platform, that allows travellers to directly enquire, negotiate and book with local travel experts, incoming tour operators and suppliers worldwide.
1. Full Transparency of advertiser/suppliers
Yes, that’s true. We don’t say that travellers book with direct suppliers and then be engaged in some secretive trap as an intermediate and not reveal the contact details of the suppliers. Travellers have full transparency of the supplier’s information such website, emails, contact numbers and twitter etc. And they decide to get in touch with you and book directly with any involvement from TTM. We are a referral website and online platform and not a Travel Agent: we want to connect people in a fast and efficient way.
2. Negotiating directly with the Travellers
Suppliers after receiving an enquiry have their full freedom to deal with travellers. Suppliers have full negotiation power directly with travellers and find a fair way to handle an enquiry and make a booking. TMM is an online service that allows Suppliers to directly accept booking without any strings attached in a communication and dealing.
3. Holiday Savings
We charge No commission(s) from the Suppliers or Booking fees from the Travellers. As a result, Suppliers have responsibility to be able to offer good prices for travellers without having the pressure from overseas agents or to be bound by any limitations.
4. Save Communication time and speed up your booking process
TMM is also the quickest and the easiest way to enquire and book. As there are no intermediate communication involved, Suppliers with respect to the travellers decision has freedom act quickly and have a direct answer from the travellers.
5. Affordable listing cost options.
All suppliers can list free for a limited time by selecting the free listing option. All other options are affordable for everyone and provide different features and services.
6. Verified Review System
Not all potential travellers can post reviews. Reviews are checked before being published: only those travellers who actually Booked and paid an experience with a Supplier are allowed to write a review. We verify with Suppliers if the travellers actually booked an experience by our verification process, as stated on this FAQ’s. If you do not find it, feel free to ask us, to have a peace of mind. This verification system can be used only for Tours and other specialised holiday experiences and not for tickets sales, passes or other small services.
7. Subscription options and personalised assistance
Depending on the Listing Package chosen, there are various listing advantages and personalised assistance from TMM to suppliers on how to list and have better visibility on searches. Please check the type of Subscriptions/listing available.
8. Direct traffic to the advertiser’s website
As we make every effort to improve our website services and functionalities, we also bring travellers through TMM website directly to the suppliers website. As a result, you will automatically have more traffic and visibility on leading search engines. For Premium listings, we also provide free SEO optimisation, articles and special features in our Social Media networks.
9. New b2b Business Opportunities with tripmatchmaker.
TMM website has other indirect benefits. Take a moment to think through this. When you are special local supplier and you are having good reviews on prices and services and other extras you provide, there are also suppliers who are not only specialised in their own destinations but also provide outbound travels. So inbound suppliers have a huge benefit from booking travellers reviews where good reviews exists; a better chance of being contacted by other outbound suppliers worldwide, where you make new partnerships because of the services you offer and the visibility you have through us. This would no doubt give better business opportunities to suppliers, from Ticket providers to large travel providers. Basically any outbound supplier has an ocean to jump with reviews how the performances of a local supplier is and price factors and determine to change existing partners as trust has been built through the review system.