HITEC Conference Preview: The Forward-Thinking Ideas of Keynote Speaker Rachel Botsman

Rachel Botsman

This year’s HITEC Conference features three great keynote speakers. We at buuteeq are especially excited to hear Rachel Botsman’s talk on Tuesday, June 24th. Botsman is a trailblazing writer and thinker on collaborative consumption, a subject that’s near and dear to our business. In her 2010 book, What’s Mine is Yours: How Collaborative Consumption is […]

CEO Forest Key On buuteeq Joining The Priceline Group

Photo booth collage from June 10th celebration.

Things are about to get a lot more awesome.  On June 10, buuteeq joined forces with The Priceline Group, one of the world’s leading Internet companies and the global leader in online accommodations. This new strategic direction now vaults us into the best possible position for transforming the digital marketing experience for hotels worldwide. The Priceline Group […]

SEO Tiki-Taka


The World Cup starts in just a few days and here in the good old U-S-of-A the buzz is palpable. Everyone’s dusting off their trusty vuvuzelas, wondering how it’s already been four years since we last heard the instrument’s sweet, sweet music. What? The vuvuzela’s out? Well then, everyone from Portland, Maine to Portland, Oregon, […]

Your Bookers May Be Pantless …

  Or otherwise indisposed. Why?  Because most of the mobile audience is chillaxing at home when they research travel. Fuzzy slippers, rollers, eating marshmallow fluff straight out of the jar … You know how it goes. This is because travel shopping is a “lean-back” activity, says eMarketer. The mobile travel audience overwhelmingly researches and books in […]

You Use The Cloud Every Day


Seriously. You do. You use the Cloud all-the-freaking-time. I do, too. Netflix’s based in the Cloud, and I’m on there a lot. Just look at my Top Picks. They’ve got me down. Ugly Betty. Don’t judge. NPR, please help me explain my point. Last week, NPR’s “All Tech Considered” did a series of reports exploring cloud […]