Monthly Archives: April 2013

Let a thousand conversations bloom #OpenAgData

Cheers to the organizers of this week’s livestreaming sensation: Open Data for Agriculture. It sets a new benchmark for events and government events in particular. Thank you for the live video, Storify features and Twitter hashtag: #OpenAgData. It was brilliant demonstration … Continue reading

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05.2013

Free download! Here’s our calendar for May 2013. Let us know if any celebrations are taking place in your community. May 1 May Day May 3 Dia de la Santa Cruz / El Día del Albañil (Mexico) May 5 Cinco de Mayo (Mexico) … Continue reading

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Marketing Local: Future of Travel Events

Today’s live Wednesday hangout focused on the future of travel events and trade conferences. The consensus of our panel was that more innovation is needed to make events more engaging locally and globally via the social web and simply being … Continue reading

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World Heritage Day is April 18

Originally posted on Ron Mader:
World Heritage Day is April 18. Are you celebrating? Can you recommend any resources or info we should add to the wiki?

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Marketing Local: Geolocation and Social Web Tips #MarketingSA

Here’s the latest Marketing Local hangout with @thistourismweek, @localtravels, @alastairmck and yours truly @ronmader Buzzwords: Alebrije – Archive – Beta – Check In – Claim Your Place – Customize – Flow – Foursquare – Game – Gameification – Geocaching – Geography – Geolocation – Geotag – Google Earth – Google Maps – GPS – Idle Time – Ingress – Livestreaming – Local – Location – Maps – … Continue reading

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Marketing Local: Social Web Tips for South Africa’s Tourism Pros

Wednesdays in April Details on Planeta.com, Planeta Wiki Marketing Local: Social Web Tips for South Africa’s Tourism Pros from ron mader  

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