Tag Archives: Blogs

Content marketing for tourism sales

I’ve been doing more workshops lately about how tourism organization sales staffs can connect with meeting and event planners on social media, and this includes some discussion about content marketing through a meetings-focused, B2B blog in addition to their CVB, … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 16 March 2014

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. Submissions have been rather thin … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 12 Dec 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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Carnival of Cities for 31 October 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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What kind of blogger coverage is best for you?

It seems to be a hot topic – connecting with bloggers for online media coverage – so below are some thoughts from my recent stint co-hosting a #blogchat on blogger outreach (#blogchat is one of the first and biggest regularly-scheduled chats … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 2 October 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. After taking a break for … Continue reading

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See the new blog layout? It’s sure not ’cause I planned it this way.

Yes, the blog looks different. That’s because I made a mess. This is what happens when you are trying to improve a blog’s loading speed (a site that is slow to load = bad, both for readers and for SEO.) … Continue reading

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Not saying something negative is still saying something

This comment in a Facebook Group is why I worry about objective coverage from press trips and fam tours: Travel blogger: “We had a AWFUL stay at a well-known place. I told the PR person that I could write about … Continue reading

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How to get more traffic to your blog

Unless your blog is a completely noncommercial, hobbyist diary project, you may occasionally want someone to read it, look at your photos and watch your videos. Creating content is only the first step in online publishing; the next steps involve … Continue reading

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The 8 WordPress plugins that I recommend for your blog

The great thing about (powerful AND free) WordPress.org online publishing software is that you can customize it with plugins. The problem with this abundance of bloggy toys is that there are so many different ways to customize, you may go … Continue reading

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