Tag Archives: wiki

Rate your wiki engagement #consciouscollaboration

#BuzzwordBingo #WikiWednesday   Rate Your Wiki Engagement 0 – Barely consult the wiki 1 – Consult the wiki 2 – Return to the wiki at times 3 – I’m familiar enough with the wiki 4 – I’ve bookmarked the wiki … Continue reading

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Ecuador Month 2015

April 2015 is Ecuador Month on Planeta.com (Poster) We love Ecuador! Each day in April we are going to spotlight a place in Ecuador. Suggestions are welcome as we compile a list of online sites where with our favorite Ecuador … Continue reading

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Volunteer during Responsible Travel Week

Responsible Travel Week (February 9-15) can use volunteers! Here’s a descriptive (rather than prescriptive) list of some of the things you can do if you’d like to get stuck into this global conversation: Digitize (old newsletters, videos, the history of … Continue reading

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Digital Literacy and Responsible Travel Week #rtweek2015

One of the goals for Responsible Travel Week is focusing attention on specific places, particularly where we have friends and partners. The relevant pages on the Planeta Wiki will be edited with links to our favorite curated resources. Which places … Continue reading

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Most Viewed Pages in 2013 on Planeta Wiki

While maintaing Planeta.com, I’m slowly trying to figure out how to update the 1.0 dinosaur in a way that will be easier to update in the next ten years. Meanwhile, we have the Planeta Wiki. One of the things I … Continue reading

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Wikipedia Woes

Long story short, a colleague asked if we could write each other’s articles on Wikipedia. I refused and called the practice unethical. Here’s the reply: I have never been accused before of being “unethical”, so this coming from a person … Continue reading

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Responsible Travel Week Day 3: Be Creative #rtweek2013

Responsible Travel Week, Day #3: Wednesday, February 13 2013 is the fifth year for Responsible Travel Week (February 11-17) and Planeta.com’s 13th year of innovative conferencing. We expect our global conversation to take a great leap forward thanks to inspired participation. This event is free, … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Treasures: Guelaguetza 2012

For those in Oaxaca, Mexico this week, Guelaguetza is the focus of attention with Lunes del Cerro on Monday July 23 and 30. For those not here, you might want to circle the dates on your 2013 calendar: July 22 … 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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Have your say on tourism and protected areas

This week I am inviting colleagues to comment on the Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group, known simply as TAPAS. This year I accepted the invite from Anna Spencely to serve on the TAPAS executive committee and assist with communication. … Continue reading

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