Articles tagged “publishing”

Media and PR

The Points Guy Owner Red Ventures Buys Lonely Planet

Red Ventures had better keep publishing the print guidebooks or it'll face an uproar among a segment of diehard travelers.

The Points Guy Owner Red Ventures Buys Lonely Planet

Business Travel

Trying to Make Money in Consumer Travel Media

Selling off the business that helped subsidize editorial content was certainly a brave move, but if — and it's a big if — Andrew Harper can work out how to make money purely from publishing, then it might just turn out to be a masterstroke.

Trying to Make Money in Consumer Travel Media

Media and PR

Condé Nast Traveler Will Combine U.S. and UK Editorial Teams

There is a striking difference in editorial styles between the two titles, with the U.S. edition hyper-focused on luxury and fashion and the UK one focused on a broader swath of readers. We're interested in seeing what will emerge as the singular voice.

Condé Nast Traveler Will Combine U.S. and UK Editorial Teams

Media and PR

Lonely Planet CEO to Depart as Company Pursues Sale

Lonely Planet has weathered the death of the guidebook better than any of its peers, and its new leader will need to figure out a way to flourish rather than just survive as it builds on the pieces of its empire.

Lonely Planet CEO to Depart as Company Pursues Sale

Media and PR

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

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.

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

Hotels

New Trends Report: Content Marketing Strategies for Hospitality Brands

Over the last decade, the world’s most innovative hotels and hotel brands have developed as portals into their destinations’ local communities. Understand what really pays off, and what smart brands will be doing next.

New Trends Report: Content Marketing Strategies for Hospitality Brands

Media and PR

How Arthur Frommer Is Trying To Reinvent The Guidebook, Again

We are very skeptical on their chances of reinventing the packaged guidebook again, but more power to them for trying.

How Arthur Frommer Is Trying To Reinvent The Guidebook, Again

Tourism

Michael Palin returns to the road for new book and series about Brazil

Throughout his multiple BBC series and books, Palin has taken has taken the traditionally patronizing tendency of English explorers and given it a more gentle and insightful face.

Media and PR

Will Rough Guides and DK travel guidebooks survive Penguin’s corporate rethink?

The 30-day period may produce radical changes in how Penguin runs its travel program, but it won't determine whether or not the publisher's travel business will survive the digital threats it has failed to address for so long.

Hotels

Hotels seek to set themselves apart by publishing custom magazines