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Infographic: Which U.S. cities have the most popular Facebook fan pages - Skift

Infographic: Which U.S. cities have the most popular Facebook fan pages - Skift | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it
Los Angeles is the first U.S. city tourism board to reach 1 million fans on Facebook, but it’s too early to tell if Likes, which don't always translate into purchases, will lead to an increase in incoming visitors.
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TripAdvisor builds on Facebook integration while emphasising education

TripAdvisor builds on Facebook integration while emphasising education | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor has started offering hotels, restaurants and attractions a new customisable Facebook application allowing them to integrate its review content into their existing pages.
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What do Global Brand Pages on Facebook mean to travel? | Tnooz

What do Global Brand Pages on Facebook mean to travel? | Tnooz | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it

Whenever Facebook launches an update to its site it generally affects A LOT of people. One billion people, in fact. Even though Facebook has now listed on the public markets and it has a team of thousands of people spread across the globe, Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg knows he and his team need to continue innovating and rolling out changes that make life easier for its users and advertisers to engage via the ubiqutous social network.

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Google+ May Overrun FaceBook | Lisa Mason

Google+ May Overrun FaceBook | Lisa Mason | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it

The number of people using social networking sites is vastly increasing in the present times. In the same way that social networking sites have also grown tremendously in number. Common networking sites that would always ring a bell are FaceBook and Twitter.

 

Another newly launched networking site which is owned and operated by Google Inc. is the Google+. It has been started only a year ago but it has already reached almost 400 million users and more than 100 million of which are active monthly.

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HRS adds Facebook application with heatmap to plot friends' check-ins | Tnooz

HRS adds Facebook application with heatmap to plot friends' check-ins | Tnooz | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it
Next time you're hitting the road for a conference, exhibition or just a few days away here's a quirky Facebook application which helps users see where everyone has stayed...
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RFID wristbands are so last year - social media-loving hotel connects fingerprints to Facebook

RFID wristbands are so last year - social media-loving hotel connects fingerprints to Facebook | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel certainly made the industry sit and listen for a bit when it launched a project in 2011 to allow its clubbing-crazed guests to interact with Facebook via RFID wristbands.
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TripAdvisor on Facebook: Jury still out

TripAdvisor on Facebook: Jury still out | eTourism Trends and News | Scoop.it
Facebook is always touting TripAdvisor as its best buddy in travel, but despite all the hype, TripAdvisor is now saying Facebook is a "somewhat expensive" channel and that the jury is out on whether marketing through Facebook will sufficiently "move...
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