All posts tagged "Google+"

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    Top Tech Experts and Travel Brands at Travel Forward

    Delegates at Travel Forward – the travel technology event co-located with WTM London – will hear from...

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    Etihad Partners with Google to Make Flight Search Easier

    Etihad Airways has announced a partnership with Google to make it more convenient for travellers to view the airline’s flight schedules and fares on the search engine’s flight search tool.   Using Flight Search, travellers in Ireland, the UK, the Netherlands, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Poland, Canada and the USA will be...

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    Two Million Steps: Visit Florida Completes Beach Trek with Google Maps

    Visit Florida has celebrated completion of a four-month-long beach walk that gathered panoramic, step-by-step footage of Florida’s beaches, to be published by Google Maps in spring 2014. Two-person trekker teams sharing a backpack equipped with a Google StreetView camera walked Florida’s 825 miles of beaches, a journey of nearly two million steps...

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    Etihad Launches Google+ Page

    Etihad Airways has launched a Google+ page to complement its existing social media presence on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube – and has exceeded 10 million passengers during 2012. Etihad’s Facebook ‘likes’ have increased from 56,600 to 316,500, followers on Twitter from 6,900 to 29,300, and views on YouTube from 373,600 to over...

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    Emirates Reaches 1m Facebook Fans in Eight Months

    Emirates is on the runway to Facebook fame after reaching one million fans globally in just eight months. The remarkable traction of Emirates’ Facebook page positions the airline as one of the most rapidly developing social media players around. The airline launched its Facebook page on 25th March and attracted 300,000 fans...

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    Google to Integrate Google+ into Search Results

    Travel agents and supply companies should note that Google has revealed it will imminently be integrating Google+ into its search results, to deliver search results that better reflect preferences and also incorporate content shared by people in Google+ Circles. Andreas Pouros of search engine marketing agency Greenlight said: “This is perhaps the...

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    UK Apprentice Speaker and Social Media Programme at WTM

    One of the advisors on the UK ‘Apprentice’ show will speak at this year’s World Travel Market seminar ‘Talk Business: Fight to Survive’. Karren Brady will be joined on the panel of guest speakers by Steve Byrne, Chief Executive of Travel Counsellors; David Jones, Chief Executive of European Tourism Action Group; Chris...