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Industry first alert: Google teams up with Hilton brand DoubleTree for interactive YouTube channel

Industry first alert: Google teams up with Hilton brand DoubleTree for interactive YouTube channel | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
DoubleTree by Hilton has launched an interactive YouTube platform in which users will be able to share their trip experiences and get rewarded for their efforts.
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Millions of social mentions bring the crowd to trip planning

Millions of social mentions bring the crowd to trip planning | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

Recommendations from friends, user generated content, guest reviews, curated content, city-specific guides…the trip-planning process can be overwhelming.

Where to start, how to gather and what to do with all that information when you need it the most: on the ground, wandering around the actual destination being researched.

Suggestme.com, which launched today, has taken a bite out of this juicy info-apple.

By parsing the millions of travel mentions on social media, Suggestme.com curates an algorithmically-organized view of a city. Users can see the pulse of a city from the perspective of social media posts, and then can pick and choose their favorites to export to mobile, desktop or print.


Read more at http://www.tnooz.com/2013/05/02/tlabs/millions-of-social-mentions-bring-the-crowd-to-trip-planning/#hRMyFRzRfHBsk6sc.99
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