Get out and vote

Over the past ten years, most of us have expressed disappointment with where our country is going — GDP growth rate is in steady decline, corruption is all-encompassing, inflation shows no signs of abating, law and order are a joke, … Continue reading

iOS 7 adoption rate in India

Soon after Apple launched iOS 6 last year, we blogged about iOS 6′s adoption in India and lots of people appreciated us sharing that data. Last week, when iOS 7 was launched, we immediately received requests on Twitter for a … Continue reading

An all new Cleartrip experience

Good design is good business — this notion is deeply embedded in Cleartrip’s DNA. We’ve always believed this and we always will. Design is what sets us apart. For almost 7 years, the design framework above has served us well. … Continue reading

Goodbye white space

You can put it down to the fabled itch — after seven long years, Cleartrip and White Space are getting a divorce. Cleartrip has always focused on simplicity in the design of our products and our home page has been … Continue reading

Travel sites and pricing tricks

From the very beginning, Cleartrip has had a simple and unique philosophy towards the display of pricing in our products: “What you see is what you pay”. Cleartrip was the first travel company to display prices inclusive of taxes and … Continue reading

Small World – Under the Hood

A few weeks back we launched a significant rewrite and redesign of Small World. At Cleartrip, we’ve always been big believers in sharing the technology and design details in our products; and in this post, we’re going to delve into … Continue reading

Why we fired our PR agency

Yesterday, we had the unpleasant task of firing our Public Relations agency, Buzz PR. We fired them because they were spamming our customers. At Cleartrip, we do not spam our customers or anyone else, ever. Period. There is no negotiating … Continue reading

Charting Expressway growth

About eight months ago, when we were readying to launch Expressway, many of us had doubts about whether the Indian market was ready for such a product. We wondered whether customers would feel comfortable storing their card details online. Optimism … Continue reading

SEO contributes more at Cleartrip

Almost eight months ago, we published SEO flying higher at Cleartrip to share some insights of progress over a twelve month period. Last month, we completed two years of dedicated SEO work and we created a new infographic to share … Continue reading