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November 2015

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Deep dive: Exploring Brand Gibraltar

photo credit: Sven & Amanda-187 via photopin (license) Andrew Stevens writes for PlacesBrands with this in-depth report on Brand Gibraltar, examining the Rock's approach to tourism, inward investment, and everything in between. “You [...]

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The city’s voice

photo credit: via photopin (license) The concept of audio branding for destinations is intriguing. But why should places consider using this technique in their brand strategies? Steve Keller of iV Audio Branding introduces [...]

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Announcing WCF Davos Forum 2016

PlacesBrands is happy to announce another exciting event coming up in spring 2016! Preparations are now in full swing for the 7th edition of the World Communication Forum in Davos, Switzerland. On 8-9 March, 2016, [...]

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Finland’s new ’emoji diplomacy’

ThisisFINLAND / Bruno Leo Ribeiro Finland's new 'emoji diplomacy' Finland made international headlines this week with its release of 30 country-branding emojis, in an unique and typically quirky twist on regular promotion efforts. [...]