WAYN has gone live in its core markets with a fresh new design interface and a complete transformation of the platform to enable its users to better discover where to go, what to do and who to meet. The new site helps users on a journey of “destination discovery”, provoking inspiration on where to travel to next as well as what to do when you get there and who to connect with to make the most of your experience.
Jerome Touze, co-founder, WAYN, speaks to Breaking Travel News at World Travel Awards 2012 Grand Final Gala Ceremony in Delhi, India.
WAYN has taken the title of World’s Leading Travel Social Network at the World Travel Awards 2012, which has been heralded as “the Oscar’s of the travel industry” by the Wall Street Journal. The awards were held in New Delhi earlier, with WAYN nominated alongside Couchsurfing, Dopplr, Gogobot, TripIt, Tripping, Trippy, tripwolf and VirtualTourist.
WAYN has signed a multi-million dollar strategic partnership with India Today Group, one of the largest and most diversified media conglomerates in India. The group engages with nearly 100 million Indians regularly through its properties across genres including 38 magazines, four television channels, seven radio stations, and 12 websites.
WAYN has launched an integrated campaign with London & Partners. Under the terms of the partnership, WAYN will drive people through targeted placements to visitlondon.com as well as creating a supporting website.
Following a recent update to the look, feel and functionality of the site, WAYN.com posted a 253 per cent increase in monthly visits to its site.
Travel networking site, WAYN, is undergoing a major relaunch in an effort to muscle in on Twitter‘s monopoly on microblogging.WAYN, which stands for Where Are You Now?, aims to tap a niche it feels is not represented by the social networking heavyweights - letting users share their future plans and aspirations.
WAYN.com (Where Are You Now?) has partnered with isango! - the online experience and activity provider.
WAYN.com has signed an agreement with toptable.co.uk - Europe’s largest online restaurant booking service
Social networking site, WAYN, (Where Are You Now), has entered into a partnership with Kayak.com to provide its members with the ability to search other travel websites in real time.