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What type of travel photographer are you?

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Social Media and Tourism in Protected Areas

Last Friday we had a workshop about European Ecotourism issues. I had a talk about my experience in Social Media and Tourism in Protected Areas, here it is: Social media and tourism in protected areas View more presentations from Aivar … Continue reading

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How to Start Using Flickr for Tourism Marketing (Part 1)

You are not Flickr user yet, but you have certainly heard of this global online photo sharing and management site owned by Yahoo! Tens of millions people use Flickr around the world, which makes it the most popular among all … Continue reading

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3 Ways How Tourism DMOs Are Using Flickr

I had a fun exercise yesterday – to have a look how the national tourism organizations of European countries are using Flickr, the most important photo hosting and sharing site on the Web. Two things that I have learned: 1. … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism Week begins in 5 days

Already 4th year Planeta.com hosts Responsible Tourism Week – #rtweek2012 . It is a free, one-week unconference exploring down-to-earth applications of noble concepts including responsible tourism, conscious travel, the local travel movement and ecotourism with effective and inexpensive social media. … Continue reading

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Trips of 2011

There was lot of travelling in 2011, I hope will be less in 2012 [View the story “My trips in 2011” on Storify]

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Facebook Spammers

Janet, Angel and Grey … no way! Can one get some nasty viruses trough Facebook?

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7 cool content curation tools

Getting ready for Responsible Tourism Week and testing some great and new (for me) tools that allow to curate content on the web. 7 cool content curation tools View more presentations from Aivar Ruukel

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Looking back to 2011 with Storify

[View the story “Soomaa in 2011” on Storify]

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First day of 2012

Some images of the first day in 2012.

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