Tourism industry experts can now leverage their knowledge to earn extra income, with no investment in the technology or the platform.
Bedford, New Hampshire (Vocus/PRWEB) March 10, 2011
MyTourGuide.com has developed a revolutionary new web/mobile platform that allows content experts to easily create and distribute self-guided tours to anyone with an iPhone, iPod or other personal media player.
MyTourGuide.com is now offering travel writers, tour guides and tourism industry experts an opportunity to earn extra income by recording iPhone and smart phone tours, which showcase their knowledge of destinations and attractions. The tours will be available for purchase by the more than100-million iPhone and mobile technology users worldwide. Using the free web-based tools at MyTourGuide.com, tours for any conceivable attraction or destination in the world can be created — history tours, ghost tours, children’s tours, museum tours, city tours -- the possibilities are endless.
The user-friendly proprietary MyTourGuide.com software makes tour development as easy as clicking on a map to place tour stops, then pressing a button to record audio directly into your computer microphone. Once your tour is uploaded, MyTourGuide.com makes it compatible with iPhones, iPods, and other personal media devices. Consumers simply download your tour to their personal media players so that they can explore featured destinations or attractions.
By integrating augmented reality, one of the most exciting new technologies, MyTourGuide.com tours can combine real world images with modified or enhanced images or graphics. MyTourGuide.com is the first mobile tour developer to include this cutting-edge augmented reality feature in its tours.
“Recognizing the explosive demand for special interest mobile applications, MyTourGuide.com is extending this opportunity to travel writers, tour guides and other tourism industry stakeholders,” says Paul Davis, CEO. “Tourism industry experts can now leverage their knowledge to earn extra income, with no investment in the technology or the platform. The development of revenue producing content also offers promotional opportunities for travel writers and tour directors, who can add the tours to their professional portfolios, to more effectively illustrate their capabilities to prospective clients,” Davis added.
MyTourGuide.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of TravelBrains http://www.travelbrains.com, an award-winning publisher of destination-based travel books and multi-media programs. MyTourGuide.com is a developer of iPhone and smart phone applications and multi-media tours for travelers. An open platform, it offers a unique ability to develop and deliver a wide variety of audio, video and augmented reality content that appeals to a diverse consumer base from around the world.
For more information about MyTourGuide.com contact Annemarie Osborne Annemarie.Osborne(at)gmail.com or Paul Davis pcdavis(at)travelbrains.com or visit http://www.mytourguide.com.