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2011 Social Media Trends

TIG Global Experts Look at the Trends that will Impact Hotel Marketers Most in the Year Ahead

Chevy Chase, MD – February 8, 2011 – TIG Global, leading Internet marketing agency for the hospitality industry, recently released its picks for the most important social media trends for 2011. Its dedicated team of experts has identified six areas predicted to have the greatest impact on hotel marketers this year, putting the focus on segments that should be utilized by hotels worldwide to effectively plan their annual Internet marketing strategy.

This year’s social trends include:
  • Geosocial Applications
  • Group Buying
  • QR Codes/Augmented Reality
  • Facebook Commerce
  • Social Search
  • Acquisitions
To provide even more detail on these trends, TIG Global created and original infographic. Click the image below and take a closer look at what the year ahead holds for the online social space.



Interested in a more in-depth analysis of TIG Global’s top online marketing trends for 2011? Attend its upcoming, complimentary webinar, The Evolution of e-Marketing Trends: A Travel Marketer's Guide for 2011.
 
To accommodate various time zones, this webinar will be held twice:

  • Tuesday, February 22nd @ 2:00 PM ET / 11:00 AM PT / 8:00 PM CET
  • Wednesday, February 23rd @ 10:00 AM ET / 7:00 AM PT / 4:00 PM CET
Click here to register.  

About TIG Global
TIG Global, a subsidiary of MICROS Systems, Inc., is dedicated to assisting the travel industry with exceeding their online marketing goals and specializes in hotel Internet marketing and destination Internet marketing.  Serving an extensive portfolio of clients worldwide, TIG Global combines its industry knowledge and e-business expertise to help clients maximize the online channel. TIG Global offers multi-language websites, a vast network of internationally based strategic linking partners, email and pay-per-click marketing campaigns tailored to all international markets, custom social media solutions, and websites optimized for major search engines around the world.

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Contact:

TIG Global
Kristen Poillon
301.841.4759
kpoillon@tigglobal.com

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