Tag Archives: tripadvisor

How powerful is the influence of peer review travel sites?

‘How powerful is the influence of peer review travel sites?’ is the question for this week’s online hangout hosted on Google+ and livestreamed via YouTube. As a traveler, are you influenced by your friends’ comments, likes and shares? Do you … Continue reading

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Ratings, Reviews, Endorsements and Testimonials

We have nearly two decades of web-based travel information and it has always been a tricky situation. If we are seeking greater clarity, then we should look at this from multiple points of view. Visitors often have difficulties in getting … Continue reading

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How do we celebrate responsible travel?

10 days until Responsible Tourism Week begins and there’s a surge of views on the Planeta Wiki which bodes well for an engaging discussion. What’s a surge? How about 5,000 views for the wiki page in January? This is Year … Continue reading

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