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Purpose - Destination recommender systems need to become truly human-centric in their design and functionality. This requires a profound understanding of human interactions with technology as well as human behavior related to information search and decision-making in the context of travel and...

Author(s)
Gretzel, U.; Hwang YeongHyeon; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2012, 6, 4, pp 297-315
Abstract

Narrative as digital word-of-mouth has the potential to be an effective way to market tourist destinations. Using narrative structure analysis, this study identifies key marketing elements from tourists' blogs that include characterization, space categorization, and overall product and experience...

Author(s)
Tussyadiah, I. P.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 25, 3/4, pp 299-311
Abstract

This paper examines the use of the internet as a medium for awareness and information in tourism marketing, using the example of a single origin representing a major tourism market and the destinations about which potential tourists may receive information via the internet [Toronto, Canada]. This...

Author(s)
Wilkinson, P. F.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien, Wien, Austria
Citation
Information and communication technologies in tourism 2001: Proceedings of the International Conference in Montreal, Canada, 2001, 2001, pp 120-129
Abstract

The article explores the design of destination and attraction-specific brochures, with particular reference to attributes of attractiveness and utility for trip planning. A general discussion is presented of the design of brochures and their roles in tourism marketing. Results are then discussed...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Sailor, L.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 111-131
Abstract

Recent advanced technologies have enabled travelers to communicate, interact, and form relationships with destinations, businesses, and other travelers through social media. However, the nature/patterns of use of social media by travelers varies substantially between travelers and across the trip...

Author(s)
Choe YeongBae; Kim JeongMi; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 4, pp 431-443
Abstract

Many destination marketing organizations in the United States and elsewhere are facing budget retrenchment for tourism marketing, especially for advertising. This study evaluates a three-stage model using Random Coefficient Logit (RCL) approach which controls for correlations between different...

Author(s)
Park SangWon; Nicolau, J. L.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2013, 40, 1, pp 260-282
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainable tourism and information technology.

The process for tourism destinations and travel enterprises to become more sustainable requires constant education, monitoring and collaboration. This chapter has identified some of the technologies for environmental, cultural and economic sustainability, and the issues surrounding their...

Author(s)
Benckendorff, P. J.; Sheldon, P. J.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641850)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Travel destination choice models.

This chapter provides an overview of destination choice models that have been developed to describe the process and strategies travellers use in trip planning. In addition, it discusses travellers' individual sociodemographic and psychological factors that influence the travellers' trip planning...

Author(s)
Hwang YeongHyeon; Gretzel, U.; Xiang, Z.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990231)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Information search for travel decisions.

This chapter (i) provides an overview of foundational research on travellers' information search and processing strategies and the factors influencing the behaviour; (ii) provides an illustration of the digital information environment, specifically the internet, and its implications for travel...

Author(s)
Hwang YeongHyeon; Gretzel, U.; Xiang, Z.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990231)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The image formation process has been an area of inquiry for more than 20 years. The process of image formation is intricately entwined with the destination selection process. Understanding the different techniques utilized to form destination images is necessary to developing an image consistent...

Author(s)
Gartner, W. C.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 191-215

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