Certification Links

Poster Links related to certification presented in somewhat random format: Current discussion on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/rtnetworking/permalink/10154491698457388 Hangouts June 19 Travel Labels and Certification (blog)   June 12 Travel Labels and Certification (blog) Buzzword Bingo accountability – accreditation – assessment – audit – awards – badge – benchmark – certification– compliance – credibility – credible – due …

Trump Slump

Buzzwords Trump Slump = Decline in foreign travelers to the USA due to Donald Trump Headlines https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-trump-slump-hits-us-tourism https://www.npr.org/2018/01/28/581397054/u-s-travel-industry-worries-as-international-visits-decline http://www.bbc.com/news/business-42808080 https://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2017-09-22/donald-trumps-presidency-is-hurting-american-business-and-economic-growth http://www.avclub.com/article/very-few-people-are-staying-trumps-new-york-hotels-255883 What Impact Will Trump Have on Tourism? – Outbounding https://skift.com/2017/04/17/international-tourist-spending-in-the-u-s-is-at-record-high-so-far-this-year http://www.alternet.org/election-2016/people-dont-want-come-trumps-america-trump-slump-travel-costing-america-billions http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2017/03/22/actualidad/1490192356_260969.html http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/international-tourism-us-declines-trump-slump-982857 http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-travel-briefcase-trump-ban-20170311-story.html http://time.com/money/4687114/trump-slump-foreign-tourism-us-immigration-travel http://www.cbsnews.com/news/trump-slump-tourism-united-states-travel-ban/ http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-trump-is-ruining-americas-biggest-export-industry-2017-03-03 Actions http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-tourism-campaign-trump-20170418-story.html Planeta.com USA 2018 USA Links USA

Undertourism

Buzzwords Undertourism = Inadequate levels of tourism Also see: overtourism Let’s talk about tourism. Yes, overtourism is a problem but so is undertourism. In parks and protected areas inadequate funding and maintenance leads to low visitation which leads to declining social and financial investment which leads to abandonment. It doesn’t have to play out that …

Gutenberg

Buzzwords Writing our story … our being the folks with WordPress trying out Gutenberg. Suggestions are welcome from those further on the learning curve. What can we do now with Gutenberg that would make Planeta.com a better website? Support https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/gutenberg Gutenberg 3.5.0 Released Github https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg/blob/master/CONTRIBUTING.md Leave a way to turn it off https://wordpress.org/support/topic/please-leave-a-way-to-turn-gutenberg-off Buzzwords Gutenberg …

Hacks

Buzzwords Spotlight on USA Elections https://www.cbsnews.com/news/when-russian-hackers-targeted-the-u-s-election-infrastructure Mérida Hack Day “Yo mejoro mi ciudad – I’m a city changer” http://www.merida.gob.mx/municipio/eventos/hackday/index.html @hmojicaruiz @Merida_Digital #AlfabetizaciónDigital Elsewhere on the Web #HackTheMenu http://lifehacker.com Hackathon http://www.hackmiramar.org/blog/2015/2/23/what-is-a-hackathon-and-how-does-it-work http://www.hackmiramar.org/blog/2017/2/21/a-tech-event-in-wellington-called-a-hack-a-thon benevolent hacking http://www.igi-global.com/dictionary/benevolent-hacking/2366 http://www.vegasinc.com/business/2014/dec/24/q-downtown-syn-shop-founder-talks-hacking – https://plus.google.com/+lasvegassun/posts/Y39tE9NC5j9 Bad hacks http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2016-como-manipular-una-eleccion Twitter @MuseumHack Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackers_on_Planet_Earth https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/DEF_CON Questions Has your account been hacked? = ¿Se ha hackeado …

Fake News

Buzzwords Fake News = False stories that appear to be news, spread on the internet or using other media, usually created to influence political views or as a joke – Cambridge Dictionary Elsewhere on the Web https://abqlibrary.org/FakeNews/Home – @abclibrary https://internethealthreport.org/2018/spotlight-understanding-fake-news https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/18/fake-news-is-an-existential-crisis-for-social-media http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-fake-news-twitter-20180308-story.html Embedded Tweets America and the EU are best friends. Whoever says we are …