#tourismchat is a biweekly twitter chat focusing on social media in the tourism industry.
Royal Dutch KLM Airlines is allowing people to choose who they might sit next to on a flight by viewing other travelers’ social media profiles via a program called “Meet and Seat.”
While it’s a great thing that more and more businesses are jumping aboard the social media bandwagon, many still aren’t really grasping the point of doing so. There’s a very finite distinction between social media marketing, and merely marketing via social media.
In 2010, the Vacation Rental Industry generated over $85 billion in revenue. As a result, Joe Stradinger founded JoeOptions as a means of organizing the vacation rental industry around people. In fact, the company is a social marketing platform in itself.
There are many changes coming to Facebook lately, leaving many businesses wondering how these adjustments will affect fanpages plus interactions with their consumers. There is a new “Friend Activity” option located under the main image of business pages.