Articles Tagged ‘localyte’

Social Networking and Traveling Made Easy: Hummba.com

Social Networking and Traveling Made Easy: Hummba.com February 11, 2011 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
One of the best ways to get recommendations while on a trip is connecting with locals who live there on what are the “must-sees” all while avoiding those tourist-traps, right? NileGuide certainly thinks so. We’ve got a vast community of locals (via our trusty Localyte community and...

Travel site NileGuide.com continues rapid growth with acquisition of 10Best.com

January 25, 2011 | Press Releases | Read More
JANUARY 25, 2011, San Francisco CA,- Following its recent acquisition of travel Q & A site Localyte.com, global travel content publisher NileGuide.com today announced the acquisition of travel recommendation site 10Best.com for an undisclosed amount. The 10best.com acquisition from Enveritas Group,...

NileGuide Announces New $3.5 Million Funding Round

NileGuide Announces New $3.5 Million Funding Round December 7, 2010 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
We have news: on Friday, we completed an SEC filing for a $3.5 million round. Our current investors – KPG Ventures, Tenaya Capital and Austin Ventures – all participated, along with some new angels. The funding will accelerate our run towards becoming the world’s leading provider of “for-travelers-by-locals”...

NileGuide Debuts “Ask Locals”, Allowing Travelers to Get the Inside Scoop on Destinations

August 24, 2010 | Press Releases | Read More
San Francisco, CA: Have a question about your upcoming trip, or just exploring travel possibilities? This week, NileGuide debuts its “Ask Locals” functionality, incorporating questions and answers from Localyte.com into top-level navigation on the website. Here, NileGuide users can ask their most...

Got a travel query stumping you? Ask Locals!

Got a travel query stumping you? Ask Locals! August 24, 2010 | New Features | Read More
Despite the very best in online travel preparation, there will always be questions that no website, guidebook, best friend, or Travel Channel special can answer. From the “Guide-to-Go” toting type-A traveler to the fly by the seat of your pants “What’s Next” aficionado,...

NileGuide Acquires Localyte Platform and Community, General Awesomeness Ensues

May 11, 2010 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
We here at NileGuide HQ have known about this for awhile, but are now very happy to get to share this news with you – we have acquired Localyte’s platform and community! For those of you unfamiliar with Localyte’s platform, we encourage you to check it out and play with the service. As part of...

NileGuide Announces Acquisition of Localyte Platform and Community

May 11, 2010 | Press Releases | Read More
SAN FRANCISCO, CA: NileGuide, the go-to website for great travel recommendations and custom trip planning, today announced the acquisition of Localyte’s platform and community for an undisclosed amount. Featuring original travel recommendations from a community of tens of thousands of content contributors...