The hotel industry has always been a target for misinformation about new, emerging, and especially open-source technology. It feels like the industry is stuck in a time warp, based on negative propaganda unleashed by ubiquitous “marketing experts.” But remember what the best philosophers say? Always question the source. Agencies want to make money. They want to make it efficiently, without having to revamp their processes, and without being asked any questions. This simple truth forms the basis of every outdated piece of technology being used today by hotels. Here is a list of “reasons” hotel marketing agencies have given to prevent clients from choosing WordPress over their own proprietary platforms. What's more, according to the author of this article, they are the very reason why we have hotel websites’ clunky, abysmal, and outdated custom content management systems littering the Internet. Get the full story at Vikram Singh's blog Read also "Wordpress.com adds hotel website themes"