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Old Nov 13, 14, 12:04 pm
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Vote for the best travel blog!

Never mind that many are points and miles blogs/transportation blogs rather than travel blogs.

http://elliott.org/best-travel-blog/

VFTW is trolling for votes. Ironically, of course.

They are 'enemies' so I'm not sure why he's driving traffic to Elliot's site....oh wait, yes I am.
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Old Nov 13, 14, 1:14 pm
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Originally Posted by kokonutz View Post
VFTW is trolling for votes.
... and currently leading.
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Old Nov 13, 14, 1:29 pm
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I thought you were boycotting click bait!
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Old Nov 13, 14, 1:46 pm
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I thought you were boycotting click bait!
Hey, it was an honest headline, not click bait!




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... and currently leading.
Well sure. He's the only one (so far) that has turned this into the Freddies by shilling/spamming his customers for votes.
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Old Nov 13, 14, 2:34 pm
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These Best Blogger awards really only award one blogger - the blogger "hosting" the awards. It is a simple traffic generator because they count on the mentioned bloggers getting the word out to their readers which causes the blogger who is running the awards to see an uptick in pageviews.
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I like the new Jetsetter blog, written by techgirl.

My very favorite, but not read by me often enough is TBB, TravelBloggerBuzz. All he has is one link to Amazon, and George doesn't constantly bother us with cc links.
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Old Nov 13, 14, 3:49 pm
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Originally Posted by dhammer53 View Post
[...] TravelBloggerBuzz. All he has is one link to Amazon
Those were the days... As of today he also has Uber, three shopping portals and (horror of horrors ) a bank. But no credit cards, as you say.

EDITED: "Oh yes he has...." Oops.

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Originally Posted by kokonutz View Post
Never mind that many are points and miles blogs/transportation blogs rather than travel blogs.
Really an apples to oranges group there. But hey, it's big stakes...an Elliott Award and $1.29 will get you a pack of gum.
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Old Nov 13, 14, 4:40 pm
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Those were the days... As of today he also has Uber, three shopping portals and (horror of horrors ) a bank. But no credit cards, as you say.
Uh where have you been? He is a BankRate affiliate now!
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Originally Posted by Delta Points View Post
where have you been?
Out in the real world. But that's no excuse for being wrong and I've edited my post.
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Out in the real world. But that's no excuse for being wrong and I've edited my post.
Oh other FlyerTalk boards... that's AOK all is good!
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Originally Posted by runfit View Post
These Best Blogger awards really only award one blogger - the blogger "hosting" the awards. It is a simple traffic generator because they count on the mentioned bloggers getting the word out to their readers which causes the blogger who is running the awards to see an uptick in pageviews.
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Originally Posted by IMH View Post
Those were the days... As of today he also has Uber, three shopping portals and (horror of horrors ) a bank. But no credit cards, as you say.

EDITED: "Oh yes he has...." Oops.
Yep, I got a tab with all my monetizing pimping activity. Still looking for that first cc sale to register in my account to start feeling like a Titan lol.
I should add Silvercar one of these...months.
I read all about the new Delta Award Search calendar in a blog not focusing on Delta credit cards
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Old Nov 17, 14, 10:42 am
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Best travel blog? That's like asking which is your favourite infectious skin disease.
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Yep, I got a tab with all my monetizing pimping activity. Still looking for that first cc sale to register in my account to start feeling like a Titan lol.
I should add Silvercar one of these...months.
I read all about the new Delta Award Search calendar in a blog not focusing on Delta credit cards
Must have missed my post SAT AM a day before the rest of the group!

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