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Wrap-up from Malaysia’s MITBCA 2012 tourism blogging conference

It’s been a few weeks since the inaugural tourism bloggers conference in Malaysia (MITBCA 2012), but now that I’ve stopped running around the globe for a few days, here are some takeaway thoughts: **  The Minister of Tourism for Malaysia, YB … Continue reading

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Is mobile REALLY such a big doggone deal?

Get a smartphone if you don’t already have one. Like, NOW. Having access – in your purse or pocket – to the web, plus your entire social network, is the biggest game-changer since we decided that personal computers in every … Continue reading

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Where’s the textbook for this stuff?

Someone floated the idea recently (in a Facebook Group) of writing a textbook on social media for tourism. My first reaction:  We’re already collectively writing it as we do it. The problem is capturing the best thoughts in one place. … 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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