ONLINE REVEALED CANADA proudly hosts the Canadian e-Tourism Awards for travel and tourism industry categories. The awards were created in recognition of the growth and the marketing power of Social Media/Web 2.0.
International tourists continue to spend record amounts in the U.S. and are on pace to top the previous annual high mark in tourist expenditures set in 2008, according to new data from the U.S. Office of Travel and Tourism Industries.
Tourism officials say Santa was very good to the city this year. "The hoteliers that I've spoken to all point to revenue being up in December over the same period last year," says Mark Romig, CEO of the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation.
Touristlink.com announces the launch of a new social platform to let business and organizations create social profiles and interact with travelers in a value-added environment, rich with relevant up-to-date content and targeted reviews.
You might have caught the story I wrote about the lessons in productivity I learned this year. I don't write round-up type stuff that much. I probably should. Y'all love it. I guess I do too. Lists are simply magnetic.
Google is poised to completely alter how websites market themselves over the next year. While easing users into changing search results pages, Google has also designed a new method for websites to structure data so that its crawler can better pull information.
Jersey's government will spend an extra £70,000 on advertisements that promote holidays in the island. The Economic Development Minister said the money would support Jersey's tourism industry which he said was likely to face tough times in 2012.The money will be spent on a TV campaign fronted by singer Nerina Pallot launching on Boxing Day.
In late 2010, we interviewed 650 destination marketing organizations to determine what they had in the way of tools for delivering web content to visitors. By tools, we mean utilities such as interactive maps, itinerary builders, or calendars of events. We also asked about organizational tool selection processes and who operated new tool purchases after they were acquired. Tnooz published our inventory – Rough Guide to Tourism Websites and Technology – in January 2011.
There are early adopters and then there are the naysayers. Social seating is the idea of seats planned by or for social media. From using social media to select a seat mate, to booking a ticket at a theater...
Your last trip this year may just be driving home for Christmas, but 2012 is already shaping up to be a year when travellers will be seeking to maximise their money with gateway destinations, mini-upgrades and combine adventure with altruism.
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