How do travel apps make money?

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A small problem with the travel and tourism industry

The travel industry’s response

An underdeveloped market?

So what about the money?

Independent travel app monetization

In-app advertising


Affiliate links

A layered membership option

Subscription service

The merchant model

Big brand travel app revenue models

Supply and demand


Sponsored ads

In app purchases

Premium listings

Summing up



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