Articles tagged “instagram”

Tourism

Skyscanner Taps Creators and Globetrotters to Launch Virtual Travel Consultancy

In the age of social media shaping travel trends, the decision to include globetrotters and content creators to address travel challenges could resonate with a significant audience.

Skyscanner Taps Creators and Globetrotters to Launch Virtual Travel Consultancy

Startups

Paris Hilton Backs New AI Trip Planner and Jet Engine Startup Raises $116 Million

Paris Hilton is backing a new trip planner that combines AI and social media, shortly after another social media-based travel app announced backing by John Legend.

Paris Hilton Backs New AI Trip Planner and Jet Engine Startup Raises $116 Million

Travel Technology

Meta, Microsoft, AWS: Big Tech Reveals Travel-Related AI Projects

As the big tech companies reveal what they've been working on in travel, it raises questions about the longevity of small companies that have been working on similar projects.

Meta, Microsoft, AWS: Big Tech Reveals Travel-Related AI Projects

News Blog

IDEAS: GuideGeek Launches AI-powered Travel Assistant on Instagram

GuideGeek, the AI travel assistant powered by Matador Network, has now launched on Instagram. The service, which has been available on WhatsApp for some time, is now available to support Instagram savvy travelers looking for insights and advice when planning and researching their trips, with the AI assistant responding to direct messages in real-time.  Credit:…

Tourism

Destination Marketers Head to Threads as Twitter Alternative

Destination marketing organizations are gaining followers fast. Now, they have to figure out what actual value Threads can bring to their marketing.

Destination Marketers Head to Threads as  Twitter Alternative

Tourism

Lionel Messi’s $25 Million Saudi Tourism Deal: Details Revealed in New Report

Saudi Arabia is being extra cautious, leaving absolutely nothing to chance while attempting to give its global image a makeover.

Lionel Messi’s $25 Million Saudi Tourism Deal: Details Revealed in New Report

Tourism

A Growing Influencer Class Attracts a Larger Piece of Destination Marketing

As the social media influencer industry evolves and matures, destination marketing organizations are, in turn, taking them seriously as agents in their efforts to grow visitation.

A Growing Influencer Class Attracts a Larger Piece of Destination Marketing

Online Travel

Google Travel’s New Instagram-Like Story Feature for Hotel Search

The mobile swipeable story format has taken over social media, and now it has come to Google Travel, as well. It’s not groundbreaking, but it gives users an option to search for hotels in a way they may prefer.

Google Travel’s New Instagram-Like Story Feature for Hotel Search

Tourism

TikTok Ban Would Be a Blow to U.S. International Tourism Marketing

In the event of a national TikTok ban, U.S. tourism agencies will have to massively increase their investment in Google and Meta companies after losing access to an audience of millions of people around the world.

TikTok Ban Would Be a Blow to U.S. International Tourism Marketing

News Blog

Trainline Teams With David Hasselhoff in New Celeb-Focused Marketing

Hotel brands are well known for their marketing partnerships with influencers and celebrities, but now one rail booking platform is getting in on the act. Trainline has decided to team up with legendary actor David Hasselhoff to launch its Chief Conductor Contest. A grand prize includes a $5,000 travel stipend, a two-night stay in a luxury…