Before Facebook and Twitter, families traveled based on limited resources. For adventurous people who love to explore, they took on the tasks of researching the destinations that might seem to fit their interests. They would also have to make sure all the accommodations were appropriate for their family, which usually resulted in a lot of phone calls and wishful thinking.
Orange County Italian restaurant Cucina Enoteca has a large social media presence through Facebook and Twitter, especially with their Social Saturdays promotion.
AMC Theaters is holding a sweepstakes for The Amazing Spiderman encouraging users to explore their new mobile app to find an entry form. Rather than supplying a basic online form, or guiding people directly to the appropriate page on the mobile site, they encourage people to explore it, thereby allowing people to learn more about the movie as well as experience the usability of the app itself.
Travel + Leisure has announced the winners of its first Social Media in Travel + Tourism Awards (SMITTYS). The 28 winners were selected by a panel of social media and travel industry pros
With Facebook timeline, brands can tell a story. For restaurants, the timeline offers a great opportunity to present their food, atmosphere, culture and history, all while continuing to engage customers.
The Marriott International Career team has just launched a new campaign for job seekers. As a company and as part of all of their recruiting efforts, they wanted to support job seekers with putting their best foot forward in interviews.
The Third Annual Social Media Tourism Symposium is coming up this November and they've taken a unique approach to choosing its location. After selecting their "sweet 16" top destinations, they ...
As social media marketers, we've seen it all too often. A brand starts a Twitter account or Facebook page, only to abandon it within a few months, if not weeks. ...
#tourismchat is a biweekly twitter chat focusing on social media in the tourism industry.