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.

>> How social media and digital communications are impacting a sector of the hotel industry: The Future of Social Media and Content Marketing for All-Inclusive Resorts

>> Our focus turns to the “silent traveler in action: New Trends Report: Mobile First and the Silent Traveler in 2015

>> Expect more mergers in travel management, CWT CEO says: Interview: Carlson Wagonlit Travel CEO Expects More Mergers Among Peers

>> Do users actually care?: Interview: Groupon’s Founder Is Trying to Reinvent the Audio City Tour

Photo Credit: The opening of Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in 2014, with Jon Bon Jovi playing. Courtesy Hard Rock Hotel