Travala.com Roadmap for Q2 2021

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The upcoming quarter places emphasis on the user experience through significant improvements to key verticals — including stays, flights and activities. These refinements to the booking process will provide more intuitive features and choices in terms of navigation, payments, mobile functionality, and more.

 

 

Product Development

Web

Stays

  • ✅ Binance Mini app
  • Pay at Property offers
  • ✅ Direct Property messaging
  • ✅ Home and vacation rental supplier
  • ✅ Advanced search page filtering
  • ✅ Advanced search suggestion
  • ✅ Advanced search results 
  • ✅ Room offer value addons 
  • ✅ Hygiene and Covid updates

 

Product Performance / UI / UX

  • ✅ Improve user experience (UX) across all products
  • ✅ Improve user interface (UI) across all products

 

Flights

  • ✅ Pay with Travel credits
  • ✅ Pay with Binance pay
  • ✅ Pay with Cryptocom pay
  • Multi-destination

 

Activities

  • ✅ Version 2.0 of Activities
  • ✅ Pay with Travel credits
  • ✅ Pay with Binance pay

 

Languages

  • ✅ Spanish
  • ✅ German
  • ✅ Korean

 

AVA Use-Cases

  • Smart program for Flights
  • AVA farming for NFTs
  • ✅ Quarterly AVA Burn
  • Decentralized exchanges
  • Centralised exchanges
  • ✅ AVA on Binance Pay

 

Payment Methods

  • ✅ Wechat Pay
  • ✅ Additional cryptocurrencies
  • ✅ R&D Travala.com Bitcoin node and payment system for Bitcoin and the lightning network

 

Mobile Apps

  • ✅ Activities on Mobile App
  • ✅ Flights on Mobile App
  • ✅ Pass-code for additional security layer
  • ✅ Facial recognition for additional security layer
  • ✅ Additional Languages

 

Marketing Development

  • ✅ Complete rollout for all existing token partners updated landing pages including marketing assets for each including Salesforce marketing cloud copy, Google Ads copy and display retargeting ads
  • ✅ Marketing automation for Activities
  • ✅ Marketing automation for flights
  • ✅ Travelbybit.com users migrated to Travala.com before end of life
  • Comparison sites

 

Business Development

  • ✅ Smart Lite API for partners
  • ✅ Business accounts Improvements
  • ✅ Commence needs analysis with larger partners on what is wanted for a corporate travel product with the goal to deliver a brief for an MVP 

 

Operations Development 

  • ✅ Content management system (CMS) improvements
  • ✅ Concierge booking service 
  • ✅ Scaling up customer service team and growing expertise across the team
  • ✅ 24/7 live chat support for flight bookings
  • ✅ Upgraded Help Centre with easy access to FAQs via website/app widget of customer service team
  • ✅ Implement improved booking reconciliation system

 


 

About Travala.com

Founded in 2017, Travala.com is the leading cryptocurrency-friendly travel booking service with 3,000,000 travel products worldwide, including stays, flights and activities. Backed by industry-giant Binance, Travala.com is a champion of cryptocurrency adoption, accepting over 40 leading cryptocurrencies in addition to traditional payment methods. The Travala.com value proposition is bolstered by AVA. As the native cryptocurrency of the platform, AVA can be used for payments, receiving loyalty rewards, discounts and bonuses, among several other use cases. In addition to unbeatable prices via its Best Price Guarantee, Smart users on Travala.com can also enjoy additional discounts and loyalty rewards for eligible bookings made on the platform.