Category Archives: Travel

Case study: This French Life (France)

The name of the publication and / or company

This French Life

Established

2003

Web Address

www.thisfrenchlife.com

Form of the company

Auto entrepreneur – self-employed.

Describe your site or business in few words.

This French Life provides many interesting nuggets of information and is of service to people who are keen to move to France, or those already living there. There are articles about setting-up a wide variety of necessary services, from banking to the internet, as well as some of the more enjoyable things about life. It also features interviews with people from the area, those that have lived here all their lives and those that have moved to start a fresh in France.

The site is organised by categories and from the front page of the site you will be able to read the latest articles and news. It is written by journalist Craig McGinty.

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Case Study: Rantapallo.fi (Finland)

Based on the interview made in 12.08.2011 with editor in chief Riikka Krenn. 

The name of the publication and / or company

Rantapallo Ltd.

Established (year)

2007, registered as an independent company in 31.12.2009 (Kaupparekisteri)

Web address

www.rantapallo.fi

A form of the organization

A joint stock company (osakeyhtiö)

Describe the site or business in few words

Rantapallo Ltd. is a privately owned web publisher, located in Vantaa, Finland. Company publishes a website Rantapallo.fi. It covers different sides of travelling – from travel stories and tips to news. Very important parts of Rantapallo.fi are searches: last-minute offers from all the major Finnish travel agencies, searches of flights, hotels and other relevant travel related services.

Rantapallo.fi is currently the most successful independent travel site in Finland and it has good visibility also on the social media sites, eg. in Facebook and in Twitter.

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