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Which is the Most Searched Ski Resort?

Which is the Most Searched Ski Resort?

The second annual E-Tourisme Survey report on French ski resorts by French agency CyberCité has revealed some interesting data: Chamonix: Most Searched ski resort CyberCité looked at Google data from July 2018 to April 2019 and found that Chamonix was the most searched for ski resort in France during the period. The figures below show...
Lies, Damn Lies and Ski Statistics from the Department for International Trade

Lies, Damn Lies and Ski Statistics from the Department for International Trade

It’s taken us a while to write this one up, but that might be because we’ve been in shock. Politicians lie, who knew? To be fair, this one is probably down to the civil servants. UK skis sold ‘across the globe’ Presumably it was a confused pencil pusher at the Department for International Trade who...
New owners again for Flexiski...

New owners again for Flexiski…

Flexiski has changed hands again as it has been acquired by Hotelplan, owners of Inghams and Ski Total. Acquired by First Choice In 2000, First Choice bought the company for just under £1m from the original founder Neil Manuel. Flexiski was founded in 1988 and operated at first in Chatel. By 1999/2000, it was making...
The Five Most Popular Episodes of The Ski Podcast

The Five Most Popular Episodes of The Ski Podcast

The Ski Podcast started in September 2017 and presenters Jim and Iain (from Skipedia) recently notched up their 35th episode (excluding the daily Olympic specials that they recorded during PyeongChang 2018). Every episode pulls in thousands of listeners through various podcasting apps and channels such as iTunes, Stitcher, aCast, Soundcloud and Spotify. Iain – co-presenter...
The Best Brexit Quotes from LISTEX Summer Session 2019

The Best Brexit Quotes from LISTEX Summer Session 2019

Despite Brexit-fatigue, the Brexit panel in the afternoon of the 2019 LISTEX Summer Session was the best attended session of the day. The panel was chaired by Mark Frary and he was joined by Laurent Vanat, Sean Newsom (welove2ski.com), Ian Hope (Ski Famille), Farina Azam (Travlaw) and Martina Jamnig (Austrian Tourist Office). While Sean Newsom took a...
Ongosa's Ski Wordsearch is great marketing

Ongosa’s Ski Wordsearch is great marketing

At Skipedia we specialise in digital marketing, but we always appreciate great marketing in any format when we see it. That’s why we liked this flyer from Ongosa – the website for booking ski instructors and guides – so much. A ‘sticky’ flyer Calling it a ‘flyer’ doesn’t really do it justice. Most flyers end...