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Carnival of Cities for 15 May 2013

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town. We normally publish every other … Continue reading

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Kickstart 2012: try doing less, not more

Third in a blog post series for the get-revved-up week between Christmas and New Year’s. Many people avidly read every one of marketer Seth Godin’s blog posts. I think it’s mostly because they’re well-written and helpful, but part of the reason … Continue reading

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Proud to announce AWC Clarion communications award

Thank you, Mom. Both my mother (a long-time journalist) and I are members of the AWC (Association for Women in Communications.) This year, Mom noticed that there was a new category, Personal Blogs, in the Online Media section of AWC’s … Continue reading

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Finding the unicorns, um, I mean bloggers

This is a combined post written with Troy Thompson of Travel2Dot0, my co-presenter at the excellent, wide-ranging eTourism Summit. We spoke together about blogger outreach at the conference and here are a few of our follow-up thoughts…. Troy, on things … Continue reading

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More content in less time

Create once, use many times. That’s the key to creating more content in less time, but here is what you must also do….think like a multi-platform, multimedia online publisher. Here’s an example: This morning, I was trying to get some … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 23 March 2011

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city (or fair-sized town.) Thanks to Best Family Travel Advice … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 26 January 2011

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city (or fair-sized town.) The previous host was the Perceptive … Continue reading

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New travel blog: Chris Brogan launches Man on the Go

I don’t normally write a post about the launch of a new travel blog, but this one is different because the author is different. Chris Brogan is well-known and respected in tech and social media circles for his books, his … Continue reading

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10 ideas for your next tourism blog post

Some days, the ideas come pouring out of your head and it’s hard to get them recorded fast enough. Other days, not so much. An editorial calendar can really help with “blogger’s block.”  It’s simply a calendar (looking forward through … Continue reading

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Talking blog disclosure, ethics and freebies at SXSWi

One of the world’s biggest and best tech conferences is South by Southwest Interactive (SXSWi) held every March in Austin, Texas. I recommend it for anyone who wants to be immersed in the future of communications as it is happening … Continue reading

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