Articles tagged “crowd sourced”

Is Crowdsourcing the Design for a Hotel Brilliant or Just a Gimmick?

Ingenious design strategy or clever marketing ploy? The business travelers who eventually stay in the hotel will be the best judges.

3 years ago

Eight ways airlines are using social media to humanize marketing

Tweets at passengers and sponsoring food trucks helps airlines soothe flyers bothered by crowded flights and hefty fees.

3 years ago

GE crowdsources ways to stop flight delays and save airlines money

Flight delays are the result of a such complicated and intertwined series of events that there won’t be an end-all solution, but perhaps a better way for airlines to predict the delays in order to cut their losses.

4 years ago

The Louvre launches crowdfunding campaign to purchase national treasure

Social media has a found specific niche within the art community where small museums use platforms like Kickstarter to fund exhibits while the Louvre appeals directly to patrons.

4 years ago

Airbnb offers more than a place to stay, launches Local Lists to popular local businesses

Airbnb wants to pop the tourist bubble to bring economic benefits to local neighborhoods, and its new, locally crafted mini-guides take advantage of active users to put this promise into print.

4 years ago

Verbalizeit will connect travelers to translators with the click of a button

Verbalizeit’s crowd-sourced translators are paid for their time, ensuring that travelers and business relying on the service for affordable and accessible translations will have help whenever it’s needed.

4 years ago