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Expedia's 2012 Vacation Deprivation Study Reveals Stark Differences in National Attitudes Towards Vacation

Expedia's 2012 Vacation Deprivation Study Reveals Stark Differences in National Attitudes Towards Vacation | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it

Japanese, Koreans, Americans and Mexicans Take Fewest Vacation Days; French, Spanish, German and Brazilian Workers Take Most

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Using social media, apps, and online buzz to promote tourist attractions, hotels and restaurants
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Why airlines and airports should be paying close attention to Google Trips

Why airlines and airports should be paying close attention to Google Trips | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Following the launch of Google Trips, FTE explores what impact it could have on airport and airline apps, and how travellers stand to benefit.
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Snapchat Stories vs Instagram Stories #Infographic

Snapchat Stories vs Instagram Stories #Infographic | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
This infographic looks at Snapchat vs Instagram Stories side-by-side to highlight the key differences between the two.

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Samuel Pavin's curator insight, September 20, 1:48 AM
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LATM - L'Atelier Transmedia's curator insight, September 20, 3:27 AM
Parce qu'on vous parle de storytelling tout le temps, qu'on aime bien les histoires et les réseaux sociaux.
Stewart-Marshall's curator insight, September 20, 10:18 AM
This infographic looks at Snapchat vs Instagram Stories side-by-side to highlight the key differences between the two.
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Why travel needs to design mobile-first customer journeys

Why travel needs to design mobile-first customer journeys | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
We all know this - smartphones are changing how people search and make purchase decisions. And travel is no exception.
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The Tailormade DMC's curator insight, September 19, 3:59 AM
Most of Travel decisions are taking place on mobile, so get ready !!!
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Why Do Travelers Share on Social Media? — Digital Marketing News This Week

Why Do Travelers Share on Social Media? — Digital Marketing News This Week | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
This week we're asking why social media users share content with their peers. This question may seem deceptively simple. But for the countless travel brand
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The Tailormade DMC's curator insight, September 19, 4:01 AM
Social Media is all about sharing experiences...
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Hotel mobile strategies need to be supercharged for 2017

Hotel mobile strategies need to be supercharged for 2017 | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
80% of mobile users will leave if your site is not mobile optimised – make sure that you hotel's website is attracting direct bookings by being mobile-friendly.
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The true impact mobiles have on our travel behaviour

The true impact mobiles have on our travel behaviour | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it

With almost a third of people booking trips via their mobile devices, just how does all this ‘screen time’ affect our mindset and behaviour while on holiday? Through its Mobile Travel Tracker study, Hotels.com has uncovered the true impact mobiles have on travellers' booking and travel behaviours, and has revealed that almost a third of all people book their trips on their mobiles. The study of 9.200 travellers across 31 countries looked at topics such as factors influencing booking, last minute booking behaviour and the unusual situations in which hotels were booked. Find out more.


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How to harness the power of your team to get great reviews

How to harness the power of your team to get great reviews | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
If your staff is enthusiastic and eager to please, that positive energy is transferred to the guests, and their experience ends up online for the world to see.
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Tips for smarter digital marketing from Tourism New Zealand - Destination Think! -

Tips for smarter digital marketing from Tourism New Zealand - Destination Think! - | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Andrew Fraser, Director of Marketing at Tourism New Zealand, shares tips for smarter digital marketing at the 2015 Social Media Tourism Symposium in Australia.
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Robo taxi startup pips Uber to the post

Robo taxi startup pips Uber to the post | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
US based innovation, nuTonomy, launches the first fleet of driverless taxis, now trialing in Singapore.
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Travel Brands Play It Safe on Social With Popular Attractions, Not Local Experiences

Travel Brands Play It Safe on Social With Popular Attractions, Not Local Experiences | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Hotels, destinations, and even some airlines have converged on the theme that travelers want to live like locals and have unique experiences, and places an
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Chefs+Tech Newsletter: Instagram's Influence on Restaurant Design

Chefs+Tech Newsletter: Instagram's Influence on Restaurant Design | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: Last week we announced that Skift was expanding into food and drink with the addition of the Chefs+Tech weekly newsletter. We see this as a
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3 insights on today’s connected visitor and digital marketing - Destination Think! -

3 insights on today’s connected visitor and digital marketing - Destination Think! - | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
DMOs use digital marketing to meet connected visitors online. Chris Chambers of Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) shares 3 insights in this presentation.
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Google launches a personalized travel planner, Google Trips

Google launches a personalized travel planner, Google Trips | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Google today is launching a new mobile application, aimed at helping you better plan your vacations and other travels. Called Google Trips, the iOS and..

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Social media innovation for destination marketers - Destination Think! -

Social media innovation for destination marketers - Destination Think! - | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Destination British Columbia's Leah Poulton and Julia Crawford speak with Hootsuite's Mark Rybchuk to discuss the ways they’re using social media to curate visitor content and lead a pilot visitor servicing project online.
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Power to the people! Everyone can curate with Twitter's Moments Maker tool - Destination Think! -

Power to the people! Everyone can curate with Twitter's Moments Maker tool - Destination Think! - | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Here's how DMOs can get the most out of Twitter’s new Moments Maker tool.
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7 Top Twitter tips for hoteliers

7 Top Twitter tips for hoteliers | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
About 150 million Twitter users follow brands, making it an ideal platform for savvy marketers to build a meaningful relationship with their audience.
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Vagabond Lifestyles's curator insight, September 16, 10:45 AM
Great tips, not just for hoteliers but every biz
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Find the best hotels via text

Find the best hotels via text | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
AI messenger bot conducts personalised searches to supply users with most suitable hotel choices via text.
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Forget magic bullets, housekeeping matters more in online marketing

Forget magic bullets, housekeeping matters more in online marketing | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Working with more than 5000 accommodations over two year, Hotel Link Solutions found only a small percentage are doing online marketing well.
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Making big data smart – how to gather insights that will help your hotel

Making big data smart – how to gather insights that will help your hotel | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it

Without smart data, your operational and marketing decisions are likely to be based on hunches and whims – not usually a sound business plan ...

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Inspire, intrigue and entice guests with Instagram

Inspire, intrigue and entice guests with Instagram | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Instagram is one of the fastest growing social media platforms in the world, and, as it is image-based, it works particularly well for hospitality businesses.
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Travel Brands Are Spending More to Advertise on Social Media

Travel Brands Are Spending More to Advertise on Social Media | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
Many travel brands are loading their social media channels with user-generated content and influencers to inspire conversations with travelers, but they're
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TripAdvisor redesign puts activities front and centre alongside hotels

TripAdvisor redesign puts activities front and centre alongside hotels | Tourism Social Media | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor has moved a long way from its original hotel review offering - with a redesign and strapline that shows how important bookings have become.
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