News from izi.TRAVEL

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izi.TRAVEL in the media

This an overview of articles published about izi.TRAVEL tours or izi.TRAVEL
  • IZI in the media

How to Commission an Audio Guide Project?

A growing number of museums, heritage organisations and destination marketing organisations find funding to produce audio guides for their visitors. Some of them approach izi.TRAVEL with a question “how to organise an audio guide project and how to find a professional to manage the projects?”. This article gives you an overview of scenarios to outsource your tour project.
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€7.5M EU Grant Programme for Storytelling. Deadline 24 apr 2018

Hereby we inform you about a new European grant you can use to fund your projects in mobile storytelling.
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  • Inspiration

Is Portugal The Best Surfing Location In The World?

With so many great surfing locations across the globe, many people question whether Portugal can live up to the standard of other unique surfing locations – but it most certainly does.
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#chocolate #choco on izi

This post is an overview of inspiring chocolate tours on izi.TRAVEL
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Should You Visit London or New York This Year?

Both of these cities are truly iconic, and you definitely want to visit both at least once in your lifetime. However, we all know that travelling across the world isn’t cheap, and therefore sometimes you need to make an informed decision about the next destination for your travels. It’s always crucial to remember, however, that you need protection when travelling abroad. Therefore, if you decide to visit New York after reading this post, it’s imperative that you take US VISA registration seriously if you want to prevent expensive injuries.
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#trains #railway #trams #metro on izi

Find your example train - museums and trails - audio tours here
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Promote your audio tour

40 ways to promote your audio guide (+3)

Creating the high quality stories is not enough to make an audio tour successful: stories become truly valuable only when your visitors will use them, experience them. This requires that you promote your publication(s) in cooperation with your network and izi.TRAVEL is here to help you to succeed. Below we share marketing best practices with you and hope you benefit from it and realize that you can do A LOT MORE, without spending a lot of money.
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Self-made Olympia audio tour of CGU-5 launched

This week a class of CGU is guided by their self-made audio tour when visiting Olympia in Greece.
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TOP KILLER AUDIO GUIDE TIPS TO INSPIRE AND ENTERTAIN by Jonathan Groubert

Jonathan Groubert, journalist, storyteller, copywriter, trainer, fixer, podcaster, shares his views on the audio guide production. Content? No problem! Credibility? Check! An engaging narrative? Whoops!
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girl power

Re-thinking History with izi.TRAVEL

This is exactly what Master’s students in Public History from the University of Amsterdam are challenged with. Read more about them reconsidering history from a feminist prospective within the Digital Public History course, taught by Manon Parry, P
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  • Events & conferences

5 tricks that will boost the use of your audio guide

What are the 5 key factors that influence the take-up rat elf your audio guide?
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A story a day….

Social media is a powerful way to promote your activities, so why not use it to promote your tours?
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Maximise your visibility with Cross-Links!

Some of you might be asking yourselves,…”cross what?” Now there’s no need to be scared, we’re talking about something you might already be doing, or can do with very little effort.
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Museum

Zodiacs in the museum

Can your sign influence the way you look at art?
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Play your stories on your website!

izi.TRAVEL has released the first version of its “Story widget”, which will allows you to display a full story from your tour directly on your website.
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How Can izi.TRAVEL Bring you More Money?

We understand how important adequate financial support is for your projects, and even using free technologies, like izi.TRAVEL, can have costs associated with creating high quality content.
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Introducing to you the Free Walking Mode!

izi.TRAVEL is proud to announce its new feature: Free Walking Mode! By selecting this mode from their smartphones, app users can choose single outdoor stories instead of full tours.
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izi.TRAVEL’s summer campaign!

In June izi.TRAVEL launched the #a1000stories competition, where people were invited to share a story about their city on social media. The contest gathered more than 1000 stories that you can check here!
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Get ready for Free Walking Mode

A new feature will soon be rolled out that will change the experience of the izi.TRAVEL app: Free Walking Mode.
  • Tech update