On Wednesday, April 6 at 10 am EST/3 pm BST, TripAdvisor (@TripAdvisor) will be hosting a one-hour Twitter chat to celebrate London, named the #1 destination in the world in this year’s Travelers’ Choice awards! Join us and special guests as we discuss all things London, from tips on what to pack to what to see and do when you’re there. The chat will use the hashtag #TripAdvisorChat.
#TripAdvisorChat Twitter chat 101 – how to follow and participate:
- In the days leading up to and right before the chat, share your plans to participate with your followers so that they can join in on the fun! Include a link to this blog post to give them all the details.
- Be sure you’re following @TripAdvisor on Twitter.
- To follow the conversation during the chat, type “#TripAdvisorChat” into the search bar and select the “All” search option (or just click here). Alternatively, you can use an application such as TweetDeck or Hootsuite to set up a feed that monitors all mentions of “#TripAdvisorChat.”
- Add the hashtag #TripAdvisorChat to each of your tweets and begin each tweet by noting which question you’re answering (“A1:” to answer question 1, for example).
- Engage with other participants! Ask them follow-up questions and retweet their best advice.
- Including photos and GIFs in your answers is a fun way to make your tweets more engaging.
- Have fun!
To help you prepare your answers in advance, here’s a sneak preview of the questions we’ll be asking:
Q1: Describe London in one sentence. (We know, it’s hard!) #TripAdvisorChat
Q2: What is it about London to you that makes it a top world destination? #TripAdvisorChat
Q3: What’s your favorite area of London, and why? #TripAdvisorChat
Q4: What are your best money-saving tips for visiting London? #TripAdvisorChat
Q5: One great thing about London is its proximity to other great UK spots. What’s your favorite day trip from London? #TripAdvisorChat
Q6: London is chock-full of excellent restaurants and pubs. Name a favorite that travelers shouldn’t miss! #TripAdvisorChat
Q7: What’s a must-see for people traveling to London for the first time? #TripAdvisorChat
Q8: Are there any hidden London gems that visitors shouldn’t miss? #TripAdvisorChat
Q9: Name three items every traveler absolutely needs when visiting London. #TripAdvisorChat
Q10: Share a pic of your most memorable moment while visiting London! #TripAdvisorChat