Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top digital trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here

>> In-trip consultation is just as important as trip planning: Travel Brands Prepare as the Online Review Moves From Desktop to Mobile

>> How travel brands give silent travelers what they want: Using Mobile to Connect With the New Silent Traveler

>> For some destinations, large social media followings don’t translate to increase in visitors: How Many ‘Likes’ Equals an Actual Visitor to a Destination?

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