Tag Archives: Flickr

Why right click is wrong: proper use of online photos and images

(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.) “I found just the photo I needed on Google Images,” she said. “Did you have … Continue reading

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Building an online learning mall

From the beginning, business partner Becky McCray and I talked about developing not only our Tourism Currents course, but eventually an online “mall of services and products” tied to social media education for tourism-related organizations. Most would be ours, some … Continue reading

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A social media launchpad for hotels, restaurants and others in hospitality

When someone asks me about social media in the hospitality industry, I usually mention the Roger Smith Hotel in New York, AJ Bombers restaurant in Milwaukee and the blog written by Hawaii-based Outrigger Hotels. Then I wish that I knew … Continue reading

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Make it easy for bloggers to write about you

Yesterday, I sat down and began writing a post for one of my two travel blogs. It was a post topic that I’d been meaning to cover for years, an annual January literary event at a museum.  Every year I’d … Continue reading

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Christmas ornaments around the world: how to embed a Flickr photo gallery

If you have an account on the Flickr photo-sharing site – like the Pacific Aviation Museum in Honolulu, Hawaii or South African Tourism – it’s easy to make one of your sets of pictures into a little rotating gallery. You … Continue reading

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Want some blogging tips? Three days of great info are coming your way

For those of you who are interested in really ramping up your blogging skills, I’ll be participating in a Webinar next week called the Girlfriend’s Guide to the Business of Blogging. Conference organizer Debbie Lawrence saw me on Twitter – I … Continue reading

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