Connect Travel has acquired multiple assets from North American Journeys, including three RTO Summits, Active America China, TourOperatorLand.com and Inbound Report. Read more here.
Users can now search ads by keyword or by Page name and Facebook will auto-fill suggestions. Some advertisers express concern that this could let competitors copy messaging and targeting strategies. Check it out here.
National Geographic and Visit Seattle designed a social and digital-first platform that inspired, engaged, and shined a light on Seattle’s quintessential landmarks and unique culture. It’s up for a 2019 Shorty Award, honoring the best in social media. Get the details here.
Airbnb and Pinterest have teamed up to analyze search and booking trends for trips, developing seven overarching trends and identifying experiences and places where travelers are finding them. Get the quick report here.
Our assorted collection of this week’s travel industry news stories from assorted sources just may save you time. Send us your news and read more here.
Registration is now open for the 20th Annual eTourism Summit