ONCE UPON A BLOG Marketing travel by telling stories Stephen Joyce CEO Sentias Software Corp. Publisher of Tips from the T...
Aggregator  Blawg  Blogaholic  Blogdex Blogger  Wordpress  Blogerati Technorati Blogosphere  Blogroll  Blogsploitation Blo...
paper   Jorn Barger American Blogger Coined the Word “weblog” In the Beginning there was   and then Jorn said,  let there ...
WHAT IS A BLOG? “ A weblog is kind of a continual tour, with a human guide who you get to know.” Dave Winer High Profile P...
WHAT IS A BLOG? “ Weblogs often are highly focused around a singular subject, an underlying theme or unifying concept.” Ca...
WHAT IS A BLOG? “  the 'pirate radio stations' of the Web, are a new, personal, and determinedly non-hostile evolution of ...
WHAT IS A BLOG? Paper is a monologue directed at the reader, blogs are a continuous dialogue in which the reader is an act...
WHY BLOG ?
BLOGS
GIVE and ye shall RECEIVE
BUT HOW ?
You go to a really cool conference and you write a post about what you thought.
Your blog software sends an alert NEW POST !
The search engines send spiders to crawl your blog * Image source: existonline.com
The content of your post is indexed so it can be searched. * Image source: existonline.com <html xmlns=&quot;http://www.w3...
At the same time, other bloggers, rss readers, and automatic tools are reading your post and linking to it. * Image source...
currently tracking 112.8 million blogs and over 250 million pieces of tagged social media. Technorati is ...
THE NUMBER of new blogs that are ABANDONED within a month 80 %
MOST BLOGS Have the lifespan of a FRUIT FLY!
“  Real discoveries come from chaos. ” Chuck Palahniuk (American freelance Journalist, Satirist and Novelist. b.1961)‏
Building the travel blogging community
... a list of travel related sites. the   T-List   is
... a community. the   T-List   is
... order from the chaos. the   T-List   is
... recognized as the definitive guide to travel industry blogs. the   T-List   is
... used as the basis for a book where contributing bloggers have their work published. the   T-List   is
... featured at the World's most important travel conferences. the   T-List   is
... one year old. the   T-List   is
NOW WHAT ?
THE DOOR IS OPEN
SHARE YOUR STORIES
By sharing your story, you... establish your expertise
By sharing your story, you... build credibility
By sharing your story, you... demonstrate generosity
By sharing your story, you... engage in conversation
By sharing your story, you... feed Google
WHAT TO DO ?
DISCOVER blogs that you like
READ blogs regularly
COMMENT on interesting posts
CONNECT with bloggers
CONTRIBUTE to existing blogs
BUILD your own blog
INVITE your connections
INVITE feedback
RESPOND to feedback ... always
and always
ALWAYS !
P L A Y  N I C E
http://tourismtechnology.rezgo.com http://www.tipsfromthetlist.com
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Stephen Joyce: Once Upon a Blog - Marketing Travel Through Storytelling

  1. ONCE UPON A BLOG Marketing travel by telling stories Stephen Joyce CEO Sentias Software Corp. Publisher of Tips from the T-List
  2. Aggregator Blawg Blogaholic Blogdex Blogger Wordpress Blogerati Technorati Blogosphere Blogroll Blogsploitation Blogware Comments Comment Spam Dowdification Flog K-Log Linkblog Permalink Moblog Photoblog Ping RSS Podcast Post Sock Puppets Splog Trackback Tag List Backlinks Vlog XML Feedburner BlogCatalog MyBlogLog
  3. paper Jorn Barger American Blogger Coined the Word “weblog” In the Beginning there was and then Jorn said, let there be WEBLOGS
  4. WHAT IS A BLOG? “ A weblog is kind of a continual tour, with a human guide who you get to know.” Dave Winer High Profile Programmer & Blog Service Promoter
  5. WHAT IS A BLOG? “ Weblogs often are highly focused around a singular subject, an underlying theme or unifying concept.” Cameron Barrett Technology Consultant
  6. WHAT IS A BLOG? “ the 'pirate radio stations' of the Web, are a new, personal, and determinedly non-hostile evolution of the electric community ” Jon Katz Journalist
  7. WHAT IS A BLOG? Paper is a monologue directed at the reader, blogs are a continuous dialogue in which the reader is an active participant.
  8. WHY BLOG ?
  9. BLOGS
  10. GIVE and ye shall RECEIVE
  11. BUT HOW ?
  12. You go to a really cool conference and you write a post about what you thought.
  13. Your blog software sends an alert NEW POST !
  14. The search engines send spiders to crawl your blog * Image source: existonline.com
  15. The content of your post is indexed so it can be searched. * Image source: existonline.com <html xmlns=&quot;http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml&quot;> <head profile=&quot;http://gmpg.org/xfn/11&quot;> <meta http-equiv=&quot;Content-Type&quot; content=&quot;text/html; charset=UTF-8&quot; /> <meta name=&quot;distribution&quot; content=&quot;global&quot; /> <meta name=&quot;robots&quot; content=&quot;follow, all&quot; /> <meta name=&quot;language&quot; content=&quot;en, sv&quot; />
  16. At the same time, other bloggers, rss readers, and automatic tools are reading your post and linking to it. * Image source: existonline.com
  17. currently tracking 112.8 million blogs and over 250 million pieces of tagged social media. Technorati is ...
  18. THE NUMBER of new blogs that are ABANDONED within a month 80 %
  19. MOST BLOGS Have the lifespan of a FRUIT FLY!
  20. “ Real discoveries come from chaos. ” Chuck Palahniuk (American freelance Journalist, Satirist and Novelist. b.1961)‏
  21. Building the travel blogging community
  22. ... a list of travel related sites. the T-List is
  23. ... a community. the T-List is
  24. ... order from the chaos. the T-List is
  25. ... recognized as the definitive guide to travel industry blogs. the T-List is
  26. ... used as the basis for a book where contributing bloggers have their work published. the T-List is
  27. ... featured at the World's most important travel conferences. the T-List is
  28. ... one year old. the T-List is
  29. NOW WHAT ?
  30. THE DOOR IS OPEN
  31. SHARE YOUR STORIES
  32. By sharing your story, you... establish your expertise
  33. By sharing your story, you... build credibility
  34. By sharing your story, you... demonstrate generosity
  35. By sharing your story, you... engage in conversation
  36. By sharing your story, you... feed Google
  37. WHAT TO DO ?
  38. DISCOVER blogs that you like
  39. READ blogs regularly
  40. COMMENT on interesting posts
  41. CONNECT with bloggers
  42. CONTRIBUTE to existing blogs
  43. BUILD your own blog
  44. INVITE your connections
  45. INVITE feedback
  46. RESPOND to feedback ... always
  47. and always
  48. ALWAYS !
  49. P L A Y N I C E
  50. http://tourismtechnology.rezgo.com http://www.tipsfromthetlist.com

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