The maze of the web leads travelers to the Ocean State
When Mark Brodeur saw that 20 million Google searches in October contained the word “vacation” his ears perked up and he sent his staff scurrying to add it to Rhode Island’s official tourism website.
Brodeur, director of tourism at the R.I. Economic Development Corporation, said it’s all part of a digital game to attract vacation seekers to the website and, ultimately, to the Ocean State. It’s a competition that has ratcheted up in recent years as tourism organizations fight for Internet-savvy vacationers who want to find information about the latest hot spot and want to find it right now.Full Story: Fight for travelers is now on Web Source: Providence Business News, May 13th, 2010 Author: Chris Barrett Added on May 13th, 2010 at 10:49 am, by Muse en Lystrala
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