The World’s First Instagram Hotel Gets Rave Reviews

Convince & Convert

it’s not all that surprising that an entrepreneurial hotel chain would attempt to cater to people’s snap happy travel preferences. Case and point – the world’s first “Instagram Hotel.” A very special offer also aids to the surge in buzz surrounding this hotel.

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How a Small New York City Hotel Put Itself on the Map through.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Did you know that there are other hotels beyond the Hyatts, the Hiltons, the Omnis, the Sheratons, and the Marriotts of the world in NYC? When you go to a conference in Manhattan, you probably seek out hotels that you’ve also heard of. Roger Smith Hotel NYC.

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Social Pros 11 – Vanessa Sain-Dieguez, Hilton Hotels

Convince & Convert

Our friend, Vanessa Sain-Dieguez from Hilton Hotels is going to join us in a little bit. Vanessa Sain-Dieguez, Hilton Hotels @vsdieguez. Certainly hotels are probably in the same ballpark as airlines in terms of people’s visceral reactions, both good and bad.

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Getting to the Heart of What Makes a Conference Amazing with #MDMC2019 Founders

Pam Moore

They must care about their speakers, sponsors, attendees and their own team supporting the event. They are seeds that are planted by someone or a team who has a “why” bigger than selling seats. ? ?. There is no doubt that in person events can provide incredible value.

Are You Keeping Your Social Antenna Up?

Convince & Convert

George Jordan, the General Manager at Hotel Felix in Chicago is all about the antenna. Seeing an opportunity unfolding, Jordan and his PR firm instantly updated the hotel’s Facebook page , Twitter account , and blog with a special $79 blizzard rate.

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Social Media for Customer Service: Are you listening?


For example, Starwood Hotels has had a representative on Flyer Talk for years where he’s known as a straight shooter who the community respects. It always works to create a set of FAQs with the related departments and share them with your social media team.

Mini Gift Guide For The Tech Traveller's Business Person In Your Life

Twist Image

while sitting in airports, hotel lobby's or just over lunch with a friend. If you have ever been to a hotel, airport lounge or airport lobby, you know how scare, hard to find and tight the spaces are to actually plug anything in. This one is so well designed, that it even plugs perfectly into that pesky little outlet that are in the base of hotel room lamps on the night table. hotel. Normally, I shy away from gift guides. This year is different.

Let Luck Be a Lady: Attending blogworld 2008

Social Media Strategery

Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Development So, I’m sitting in my absolutely stunning hotel room here at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, getting ready to attend BlogWorld 2008 from tomorrow through this Sunday. Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0 Miscellaneous Personal Prof.

SXSW: Mark Zuckerberg Keynote (the edited liveblogged version)

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s been an incredibly busy and physically taxing few days (with little hotel internet and no real opportunities to sit down and edit posts), so you’re seeing yesterday’s keynote today (and numerous other posts to be put on this blog in the upcoming days).

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The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Why Personalization is the Next Big Opportunity in Social Media Marketing

Buffer Social

Look no further than Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants. Kimpton truly understands the importance of personalization on social media and has built a team that’s focused on delivering “ridiculously personal experiences” to customers both online and offline.

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Who Should Care About Public Relations? Everyone

Waxing UnLyrical

we decided to give the WUL team a bit of a break. So we’re re-running, with relevant updates, some older posts … not necessarily the ones that got huge numbers of comments, but the ones that are personal favorites of the team. They had Q-tips (most hotels don’t)!

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How TravelMedia Save Time and Rock Community Management

agora pulse

The team means business when it comes to being able to deliver measurable results to their clients and exceed all expectations. The social management team used SproutSocial for a while, but as new clients came on, it prompted a review. A huge thanks to the team at

12 Examples of Nonprofits Using Augmented and Virtual Reality


Artist Baron Von Fancy partnered with W Hotels to create a Snapchat filter that promoted the Hotel chain during Pride Month. Every time the filter was used, W Hotels donated $1 to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC).

3 Ways UGC and Influencer Marketing Can Make Your Brand More Agile


If someone has a bad experience in a hotel, they share it, if they buy a new pair of shoes and they’re the most comfortable shoes they’ve ever owned, they share this too. User-generated content can, in this way, serve as an agility lever for your team. .

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How Save Time and Rock Community Management

agora pulse

The team means business when it comes to being able to deliver measurable results to their clients and exceed all expectations. The social management team used SproutSocial for a while, but as new clients came on, it prompted a review. A huge thanks to the team at

[SOLUTION] Six Tips for Managing Your Social Media Over Holiday Vacations

SocMed Sean

You should hold a meeting with your marketing team and review your operations manual. Be sure that your team or business partners knows exactly what you do each day. Take a look at the profile image that the Harris Creek team used while their staff took a Summer break from social media.

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The Real Way to Get More Customer Feedback

Convince & Convert

I stayed at the recently renovated Sheraton hotel downtown, and when I entered my room this letter was on my desk: This is a nice and personal touch. You don’t often see a letter from a GM of a hotel, offering their personal cell phone number in case you need anything.

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This Overlooked Marketing Strategy Can Help You Succeed in 2019


Crafting a marketing strategy that is both flexible enough to allow for agile shifts within the organization, while retaining rigidity that the whole team can align with isn’t an easy task. Kimpton Hotels showcases pet friendly accommodations through UGC.

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Can You Really Use Twitter for Sales?

agora pulse

Here are four ways your team can do it: 1. To optimize your promoted tweets, make sure your team includes a call to action, familiar customer language, and a captivating image. For instance, offered interested consumers a 10% hotel coupon if they signed up within the card.

Bad Online Reviews: What They Mean For Your Business

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A consumer is searching for a particular kind of business — let’s say, just for the sake of an example, a hotel. The consumer conducts a Google search for “hotels in Asheville, NC” — and the first result that Google displays is for your Asheville-based hotel!

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5 Strategies for Success with Real Time Marketing


What about Oreo’s social media team capturing the moment when the lights went out during the 2013 Super Bowl? For example, if you’re in the hotel industry, automation is a big topic. Oreo’s social media team succeeded because they were prepared.

Business Growth in a Digital World Conference | Oct 30 | 8:30-5:30


Sheraton Hotel , Mahwah, NJ. Karen has a team of professional LinkedIn profile writers waiting to help get your profile in shape so that you can maximize the power of LinkedIn. Join me at the Biggest Business. Conference in New Jersey . on Tuesday Oct. 30th, at the beautiful.

Super Third Thursday for social media club

Sherrilynne Starkie

CI Payne will discuss the social media campaign, the challenges and successes his team has faced and will be happy to answer questions from the floor. at The Claremont Hotel in Douglas. The Isle of Man Social Media Club meets the third Thursday of each month and everyone is welcome.

5 Examples of How AI Chatbots Can Boost Your Marketing Power

Social Media Strategies Summit

Structurely is the leading Artificial Intelligence solution for real estate agents, teams and brokerages. Marriott International developed ‘ChatBotlr’ for its Aloft Hotels to act as an extension of the front desk and concierge service for its customers.

3 Trends in Digital Marketing Creative

Convince & Convert

Both Williams-Sonoma and Orbitz do a fantastic job helping the customer understand why these particular products (a juicer and hotel, respectively) are clearly better than the alternative.

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Creating an online review management strategy

Sprout Social

Plan for common review situations in advance so that you know your team is ready to stay on-message. If you’re stuck with coming up with new scenarios, ask your customer support team or whoever currently runs frontline with customers. Reviews for local businesses are everywhere.

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4 of the Best Blogger Outreach Strategies

Convince & Convert

Enjoy and be ready to be inspired, because there are some very creative marketing teams floating around in the digital world. They make great talking points or case studies when talking to your boss, client, or team about blogger outreach that works.

Five Signs the Future Belongs to User-Generated Content

Waxing UnLyrical

Gangnam Style was a concentrated publicity effort based on the work of Psy and his PR team. Pic-N-Post has already revolutionized weddings and parties; now, it’s changing the game for hotels, convention centers, special events, restaurants, and more.

3 Things You Can Learn From Daryl Katz

The Realtime Report

Daryl Katz understands the importance of passion, which is why he bought the Edmonton Oilers hockey team in 2008. He grew up as a fan of the NHL team, and now he can be a part of it. 3 Things You Can Learn From Daryl Katz.

Director of Search Engine Optimization – Dallas Texas

Bill Hartzer

Google, Yahoo, etc), on behalf of the enterprise as well as individual hotel properties and clusters. Establishes guidance and programs for individual hotels with SEO needs. – Plans, and implements natural search programs for identified hotel. – Establishes measurements of demand generation, working with the analytics team, to ensure effectiveness, usage and awareness.

Tech and sanity – You can have both!

Janet Fouts

Tech is a tool that enables me to work with clients around the world, juggle meetings, speaking schedules and manage to get work done with my team even though they are spread out across the US. Slack -Instant communication with my team and integrates into several of my other apps.

Why Aren’t You Using the New Twitter Customer Service Features?

agora pulse

Last year Twitter teamed up with Applied Science to create a study relating to customer service on Twitter and the airline industry. Take a page from Hilton Hotels who found a potential customer with a problem, offered a solution and converted a guest – all on Twitter.

Water Wipes Promotes With #PureLove While Holiday Inn Asks #WhyOverpay?


We also have what team Audiense is reading (when not playing Pokémon GO). The campaign highlights the “lowest price promise” that The Intercontinental Hotel Group proposes for people using the website to book the cheapest hotels for their holidays.

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How I Am Finding Value Using Foursquare

Justin Levy

I have had many chance encounters with friends at airports, hotel lobbies and other places simply from checking in and realizing that they were also there. Being aware of how I use it for our events, I use Foursquare in case it might be useful data for the event teams.

Four Elements of a Wildly Successful Digital Brand


Loews Hotels executes this expertly with its hashtag campaign #TravelForReal. Visitors to Loews Hotels share pictures of their experience and the hotel brand reposts it to their Instagram feed, sharing an unvarnished, authentic look at how Loews guests live while they travel.

Taking the Mystery Out of Facebook Global Pages

agora pulse

For example, a hotel might have some distinctly different audiences. For example: My Hotel Weddings, My Hotel For Business. Do you and your team have time to update more than one page with quality content?

How to Use Social Media to Delight Customers Across 11 Brands

Convince & Convert

Supported by a robust training program, his social style has led to a team of employees, from the corporate hub to individual locations, that understand and embrace the hotel’s mission in customer care and are trusted to advocate accordingly. More Than Room Service.

Being Blocked from the Social Web

Justin Levy

At least the hotel had free wifi, I thought to myself. Except that as I’ve gotten settled at the hotel I’ve found out that they block access to every social site. A few months back I arranged for one of our team to visit a client that happens to be part of a hospital.

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Water Wipes Promotes With #PureLove While Holiday Inn Asks #WhyOverpay?


We also have what team Audiense is reading (when not playing Pokémon GO). The campaign highlights the “lowest price promise” that The Intercontinental Hotel Group proposes for people using the website to book the cheapest hotels for their holidays.