weekly_trend_roundup.jpgEvery 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.

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>>This week we look at artificial intelligence: AI and the Future of Flight Search – Digital Marketing News This Week

>>Some of the best stories from our biggest project yet, the Oral History of Online Travel: The Never-Before-Disclosed Details About the Birth of Online Travel

>>We dig into Skift’s new opus on online travel in our latest podcast episode: Skift Podcast: The Invention of Online Travel and How it Changed the Future of Travel Forever

>>Skift exclusively spoke to more than two dozen founders and key players about the birth of online travel: Launching Skift’s Biggest Project Yet: The Definitive Oral History of Online Travel

>>Micro-influencers can have more personal relationships with travelers: Convergence of Fashion and Travel Leads to Rise of Micro-Influencers on Instagram