Logo Launches TripOutGayTravel.com – The Ultimate Travel Site Featuring the Hottest Destinations for the LGBT Traveler
Site Launches With Extensive Editorial Content, A Travel Booking Engine Powered by Travelocity and Travel-focused Videos and Photos, As The Logo Constellation of Web Properties Become #1 Gay/Lesbian Destination In Online Traffic According to comScore
American Airlines, Travelocity and Greater
The TripOutGayTravel.com community can also book their next trip through the site, which is powered by Travelocity’s booking engine. TripOutGayTravel.com provides a platform for travel aficionados to get informed and connect with other travel fanatics with user recommendations and a gay-friendly ratings system for travel destinations. Additionally the site will feature a daily travel blog, extensive travel video from LOGOonline.com and editorial features such as “The World’s 10 Best Gay Beaches” “Quick & Easy Romantic Road Trips” and “The Most Historic LGBT Places in the U.S.“
TripOutGayTravel.com is launching with multiple advertisers and three primary advertising sponsors – American Airlines, Travelocity and Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB. American Airlines, a long-time supporter of the LGBT community, will be a site-wide sponsor and co-sponsor of the official TripOutGayTravel.com sweepstakes where users will enter to win a trip to
As a proud partner of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA), TripOutGayTravel.com will showcase only the most trusted sources for gay travel planning, the site will deliver a new style that will create a best-in-breed gay travel planning experience.
Logo has previously shared with its viewers travel tips through the travel section of LOGOonline.com and TV series “Bump!” and “Round Trip Ticket.” From discovering the top 50 gay bars in America, to browsing through photos of the hottest European beaches or watching full episodes of “Bump!” shot in every continent around the globe, TripOutGayTravel.com gets viewers where they need to go.
“We’re proud that our standalone site will launch with premier sponsors who recognize Logo’s prowess in delivering distinct, targeted opportunities where they can connect with a loyal audience. In this case, an audience that always places travel high on its priority list no matter what the state of the economy is,” said
“As the #1 wholly-owned-gay online destination, LOGOonline.com is truly connected to the LGBT community and its myriad, diverse interests. We know that travel tops that list for most gays and lesbians based on their passionate feedback to our online and on-air offerings on this topic,” said
The launch of TripOutGayTravel.com follows the recent successful growth of Logo’s Web properties. While the Logo Constellation has been the #1 wholly-owned gay property in terms of online traffic for the past year, the constellation surged past the competition, which includes a larger ad network to become the #1 entity within comScore’s Gay/Lesbian category in March, 2009, as it saw its total unique visitors jump +29% from February, 2009.
Logo is the world’s leading ad-supported cable, satellite, online, mobile and digital entertainment gay and lesbian-themed network, from MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B). Launched in 2005, Logo’s cable channel is in more than 35.5 million homes across
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