Responsible Travel Week 2021

Poster Good news! Responsible Travel Week 2021 will take place February 8-14, so if you would like to contribute, please message / tweet / speak with Planeta.com’s Ron Mader. Volunteers requested for testing our video and audio chats. InvitationPlaneta.com invites friends to join our free, week-long conversation, Responsible Travel Week, February 8-14, 2021. Hashtag: #rtweek21. …

Weaving the Web

Photo: Spider Web in South Dakota’s Prairie With more than 30 conversations conducted in the first decade of the World Wide Web, Weaving the Web (1995-2007) provides a unique snapshot of Internet-savvy journalists, environmentalists, and activists. We are starting to post (and update) some of our earliest conversations: Conversation with Dan Shilling Conversation with Daniel …

Planeta Live, October 2020

Poster Conservation and culture fans, please join us Friday, October 30 for our monthly conversation about conscious living and travel in the age of the COVID19 pandemic. This month for our #PlanetaLive conversation, we are talking with friends about Day of the Dead (Dia de Muertos), Halloween, All Souls Day and the connections between. Muertos …

Open Journalism

Buzzwords Open journalism is a reworking of ‘citizen journalism‘ and we are taking this notion as a cornerstone idea for how to engage with Planeta readers. Planta.com seeks reader (aka the audience) feedback and our best features are invariably the result of collaboration. Are there ways to step up these efforts? If open journalism is to …

Planeta Live, August 2020

Poster Where is the conversation? Conservation and culture fans, please join us Friday, August 14 for our monthly convo. This month’s confirmed include Jennifer, Marlene, Melissa, and Moises. We will be guided on a series of virtual tours with status reports and recommendations from Las Vegas, Austin, Mexico City, Cuernavaca, Mérida, Oaxaca City, and San …

Media Partner

Buzzwords For those who would like to work with Planeta.com as a formal media partner … Thanks to your campaign, event or other project, we expect to improve our own understanding and coverage of both topics and regional guides. We are able to help promote the event directly and with suggestions and feedback that encourage …

Colibri Ecotourism Award

Poster Planeta.com hosted a live conversation with some of the winners of the Colibri Ecotourism Award on Friday, June 5.https://youtu.be/UWlbvQaNSl8 As part of the global celebration of World Environment Day, Planeta.com presented the Colibri Ecotourism Award from 2000-2010 to leaders of the eco travel movement in Mexico. Ecotourism pioneers and practitioners, these friends were mentors to …

Planeta Live, June 2020

Poster Announcement: Planeta.com’s new monthly public zoom took place Friday, June 5, 10:30am Mexico, 8:30am Pacific – as a transmission on Planeta’s Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/planetadotcom – and later uploaded to YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ronmader/videos. Timestamps 03:40 Marlene: Future is smaller groups 05:30 Febo: Mexico Bike Tour 07:50 Febo: Projects need a Gringo to work 08:30 Ron: …

Sponsored Content

Buzzwords Sponsored Content = material in an online publication which resembles the publication’s editorial content but is paid for by an advertiser and intended to promote the advertiser’s product. Also see: native advertising Frequently Asked Questions “Are you accepting sponsored posts on your website? I am looking for a link insertion to any existing article …

Planeta Talks September 19, 2019

Poster Today’s livestreaming Periscope: Local and global ecosystems, parks, and #ecotourism streaming from https://twitter.com/planetanews During the Periscope audio we will open and read from the following pages. Comments are welcome as notes on individual features or via Twitter. Updating This week Climate Throwback Thursday Elsewhere on the WebNovember 5, London, Responsible Tourism Fringe Networkingfacebook.com/events/508024486660578 Follow …