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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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All Travel is Local Social Web Workshop

Announcement: Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca – Planeta.com is organizing its most ambitious, innovative social web workshop March 19-22 titled All Travel is Local (Todos Viajes Son Locales). The workshop will contribute toward the movement toward local travel, conscious travel, indigenous travel, … Continue reading

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Listening to locals: Tourism marketing survey debuts

Today Planeta.com, the Local Travel Movement and the WHL Group are teaming up to review how satisfied you are with the way local tourism is marketed. This survey endeavors to understand how localities are promoted by asking the locals. From survey responses we will compile … Continue reading

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Proposing a Responsible, Conscious, Local Travel Unconference in Oaxaca 09.2012

Is it time for a meeting, gathering, party, unconference focusing on responsible, conscious local travel? Friends are suggesting a summit in Oaxaca de Juárez in September to get a handle on the gamut of niche audiences and how to connect … Continue reading

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samaritana

Today is a good day to be thirsty in Oaxaca de Juarez. The 4th Friday in Lent is known as Dia Samaritana or Samaritan Day and all across Oaxaca de Juarez, people are giving passersby free drinks. So hydrate yourself … Continue reading

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Preview: Responsible Tourism Week 2012

Responsible Tourism Week is an online unconference exploring down-to-earth applications of noble concepts including responsible tourism, conscious travel, local travel and ecotourism with practical and inexpensive social media. Everyone’s invited. 2012 is the fourth year for Responsible Tourism Week and we expect … Continue reading

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