Category Archives: Internet radio and audio

Travel Post Friday: On the Air with King Biscuit Time

  (Disclosure – I was a guest of the Mississippi Delta Tourism Association on this trip, so my travel expenses were paid for.) “Is it okay to sit on these benches?” I asked. “Those are the $10 seats. You wanna … Continue reading

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Better online content: don’t forget audio

(Part of my “Better Online Content” series of posts: quick tips on creating more effective content that takes advantage of the social web’s unique publishing environment.) In the rush towards more visual content like photos and video, don’t forget about appealing … Continue reading

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I’d Really Like to Be Able to Post From My Phone

So, I’m writing this using my phone. Mercy it’s slow when you’re using tiny keys. I’m not sure which app I’m using right now, though. Weird, I know, but I’ve been playing with the SoundCloud app for Android, doing a … Continue reading

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Kickstart 2012: reach visitors anywhere with local radio

First in a blog post series for the get-revved-up week between Christmas and New Year’s Here’s a way to reach fans of your destination who live far away, but still want to connect even when they can’t visit …. tell … Continue reading

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From This Week in Travel: CVB and DMO social media stars

For a fun update on the week’s news in travel, you might enjoy the “This Week in Travel” podcast. I was on this past week as a guest for Episode #73 The Travel Blog Game, and hosts Chris Christensen, Gary Arndt … Continue reading

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Help ALL visitors to your sites: BuzzVoice and video captioning

We are used to seeing handicapped parking spots and curb cuts, but how many of us think about the accessibility of the Internet – specifically travel and tourism Web sites – to those with disabilities? As I discussed in an earlier … Continue reading

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Talking travel, tourism and social media with Des Walsh

Last week I enjoyed spending 30 minutes on Blog Talk Radio with Australian entrepreneur and coach Des Walsh.  He has a regular program called Des Walsh and Friends, with a wide variety of guests all discussing some aspect of technology … Continue reading

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A new twist on destination marketing with radio

While checking Twitter the other day I saw a tweet from the Beaumont (TX) CVB that they were live on a local AM radio station in town, and they invited their Twitter followers to listen in. Since I went to … Continue reading

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