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January 2005 TravelPod Newsletter
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Luc, aka ”Lucky”
Hello all TravelPoders!

It’s Lucky again with the monthly newsletter.

( Check out the last newsletter: December Edition )

It’s been a busy Christmas. Aside from some publicity which has come up in some great magazines and travel guides, the big news is that we released the guest book system which lets your guests post messages on your travelogue.

Read on for more details.


What's new?

As always, our News Ticker has the latest news but let us give you a taste of what's been cooking at TravelPod:


Guest book feature

We’ve added a new guestbook to your travelogue! It’s been in the making for a while and is now live.

More information on the guestbook


Maps over the pacific

Based on your feedback, we’ve added a new enhancement which allows you to wrap your map lines which cross the pacific. This means that when you take a trip which flies over the pacific ocean, your map lines will be shown accurately, previously, all trans-oceanic flights crossed the Atlantic.

More information on this new feature.


TravelPod in the Washington Post

TravelPod was spotted in the Washington Post!

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TNT magazine loves TravelPod

Once again TNT Magazine picks TravelPod as the best Travel Blog site around.

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Loneleplanet recently added travel blogs to their “Ways to stay in touch” section of some of their guide books.

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What's coming up?

New look and feel: Be on the lookout for a newly designed layout sometime in 2005.

Guided tour: LiquidPearl Studios is working away at finishing our guided tour. Should be ready in early 2005.

Last words… How you can make a difference

Want to help but can’t donate? 90% of requests for features, bug reports, comments and questions result in updates to TravelPod. Your feedback is a very important factor in making TravelPod the success that it is.

After all, it’s your TravelPod too… our community is what makes TravelPod what it is today!

Don’t like the way something works? Find something confusing? Think it would be really cool if TravelPod did something differently?

Send TravelPod an email and let us know! You’ll be making the site better for yourself and all your fellow travelers.

Take part in helping out the TravelPod community by sending us your ideas today.

Until next month, happy trails!
Luc “Lucky” Levesque


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