The LUV airline is easy to LIKE! Southwest Airlines is celebrating the Three Million Fan milestone with a special discount offer and a signature “concept” plane dedicated to our fans! Southwest Airlines was the first airline to reach a million Facebook Fans back in 2010, and now is the first airline worldwide to amass three million Facebook Fans!
With the new SceneSpotter app from Lufthansa, travelers can now explore Europe off the beaten path. Locals and insiders are offering their personal travel tips for over 20 of Lufthansa’s European destinations via the SceneSpotter app on Facebook. It gives travelers in Europe information about interesting sights, culinary highlights and nightlife that can’t be found in any travel guide.
As part of its “Hello Tomorrow” campaign, Emirates Airline has launched an official Facebook page which enables fans to apply for jobs, find out about sponsorships and learn about the history of the carrier.
Facebook was the subject of the most searches for brands in the U.K. during 2011, according to data from Experian Hitwise. The social network was also responsible for three of the 10 most-searched-for terms in the U.K.: Facebook, Facebook login, and FB.
It may be the end of an era, but it definitely is the beginning of a new one as the 35-year old Four Seasons Hotel Toronto located on 21 Avenue Road closes its doors on March 28, 2012 to prepare for the grand opening of its new hotel on 60 Yorkville Avenue, scheduled to open this summer.
Facebook’s Timeline, launched last September, allow people to tell the story of their lives, from past to future. What kind of music they listen to, what movies they watch and now, where they travel to. Wipolo introduces a “new kind” of social app. Bringing the “travel dimension” to Facebook, it allows people to discover and explore amazing new destinations around the world through - and with - their friends.
Network Rail is exclusively using a new Facebook campaign to recruit 200 people for its three year advanced apprenticeship scheme. The campaign has current apprentices at its heart - would-be applicants can ask questions and receive a direct answer from someone who is already on the scheme.
A new poll by one of the UK’s leading online independent travel agencies has revealed that the average holidaymaker uploads their holiday images onto Facebook within 4 hours of landing back in the UK; whilst a quarter, 24%, also admitted to updating their social media status whilst on holiday abroad.
Figures from Experian-operated Hitwise revealed increased market share for Google, Yahoo! and Ask in November, while in social media MySpace dropped out of the top ten social networks and was replaced by Stumble Upon. Google Sites maintained their dominance of the search market in November with a slight increase of 0.05 per cent market share of total UK Internet searches.
Orbitz Facebook fans are being given the chance to recognize individuals who make the world a better place with the gift of travel through the Orbitz “Gift It Forward” contest on Facebook which allows Orbitz Facebook fans to nominate a deserving neighbor, co-worker, family member, or friend for a luxury vacation to Mexico.