Media

Visit Philly Turns to Black Thought From The Roots to Attract More Black Tourists

Visit Philly Turns to Black Thought From The Roots to Attract More Black Tourists

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Visit Philadelphia’s new videos target black travelers making at least $75,000 and aim to reclaim some lost market share. But the campaign sends a more nuanced message to a wider audience.

3 days ago

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New Research: The Habits and Behaviors of U.S. and Canadian Travelers

New Research: The Habits and Behaviors of U.S. and Canadian Travelers

Expedia Media Solutions + Skift

A new study from Expedia Media delves deep into the behaviors and preferences of U.S. and Canadian travelers.

1 week ago

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From Dreaming to Departure: How Pinterest Reaches Travelers Throughout The Entire Customer Journey

From Dreaming to Departure: How Pinterest Reaches Travelers Throughout The Entire Customer Journey

Pinterest + Skift

With nearly one in four online travel planners using Pinterest as a resource––often beyond the initial inspiration and ideation phase––marketers and advertisers looking to reach travelers should consider the value Pinterest has to offer.

1 month ago

13 Big Winners in Travel Advertising at Cannes Lions 2017

13 Big Winners in Travel Advertising at Cannes Lions 2017

Jesse Desjardins, Skift

The big lesson here is that digital first is the future.

3 months ago

Google Slapped With Record $2.7 Billion EU Antitrust Fine for Biasing Search Results

Google Slapped With Record $2.7 Billion EU Antitrust Fine for Biasing Search Results

Aoife White, Bloomberg

This is a big defeat for Google although with $90 billion in cash, the $2.7 billion fine won't imperil the company. This ruling is about shopping and doesn't impact Google's travel services, although it gives Google's travel critics a bit of momentum.

3 months ago

Platform Disruption Has Changed How Travel PR Agencies Operate

Platform Disruption Has Changed How Travel PR Agencies Operate

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Travel PR agencies have had to adapt to the complicated world of online content. As marketing dollars move towards influencers and activations, less is being put towards traditional print advertising in newspapers and magazines.

4 months ago

How Travel Media Missed the Digital Leap

How Travel Media Missed the Digital Leap

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

5 months ago

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Why Travel Brands Need To Go Deeper On Content Strategy

Why Travel Brands Need To Go Deeper On Content Strategy

Adobe + Epsilon + Skift

While the term “content strategy” means different things to different organizations one thing is certain: brands need to be thinking beyond surface level content creation and marketing and dive deeper into the overarching strategy guiding these efforts.

5 months ago

Nearly Half of Tourism Boards Think Working With Influencers Is a Good Idea

Nearly Half of Tourism Boards Think Working With Influencers Is a Good Idea

Dave Montali, Skift

Influencers are increasingly important for DMOs looking to reach and engage with its audience over social media. Overall they are also considered as a good ROI.

5 months ago

Facebook Expands Its Dynamic Ads for Travel to Airlines

Facebook Expands Its Dynamic Ads for Travel to Airlines

Deanna Ting, Skift

The bigger question here is this: Should airlines and their travel peers be investing more in social versus search?

5 months ago

Video: Mr & Mrs Smith and Bridging the Gap Between Content and Booking

Video: Mr & Mrs Smith and Bridging the Gap Between Content and Booking

Jason Clampet, Skift

Mr & Mrs Smith has carved out a unique space in the market, and its evolution over the last decade speaks to the radical changes in the ways we discover, book, and return to hotels.

5 months ago

It’s Time to Rethink the Travel Instagram Aesthetic

It’s Time to Rethink the Travel Instagram Aesthetic

Colin Nagy, Skift

Travel is more exciting than a well composed and prop-heavy Instagram shot would let on. We think it's time to start letting go.

5 months ago