VODCAST: Elevating the Philippine Tourism Through Travel Vlogging


Online video is the future of travel content. People love videos. Humans are visual creatures and videos give us a special connection to what and who we are watching. It’s engaging and exciting. Videos make everything seem more real and alive.

Nowhere is this more apparent than travel. People love to see and experience places, know what they look like, hear the sounds, and watch people interact. It allows us to go “wow” and imagine ourselves in those places a lot easier. This is why the Travel Channel is so successful, and it is why online travel videos are some of the most popular channels on YouTube.

With “watching videos” being one of the top online activities done by Filipinos today, the event “VODCAST: Elevating the Philippine Tourism Through Travel Vlogging” aims to display one of the innovations done in interactive multimedia at the present time.  This innovation is Travel Vlogging which is done by many, especially the millennials.

Studies have found that by 2017, *74 percent of all internet traffic will be video. That could increase year after year. So, by starting a vlog now, your business can get ahead of the game. A recent Wyzowl survey discovered that 68 percent of marketers feel that video is essential for their business. A video, like everything else in this industry, will evolve.

*source from https://syndacast.com/video-marketing-statistics-trends-2015/


The event will showcase the advantages and opportunities aspiring vloggers will gain once they decide to immerse in video blogging that can contribute to the tourism industry. As the Philippines is known to have one of the fastest growing economies in Asia, it is certain that our country has a lot to offer, especially for tourists from all around the world. The event will also serve as an awareness to the delegates on how video blogging can possibly become a medium in promoting the Philippine tourist destinations.

This can be a great opportunity for you to be able to know deeper about travel vlogging. How can you create an interesting one? What are the things necessary to create an effective and alluring vlog? What does it take to become a successful and known vlogger? How can you help expose the beauty of the Philippines using a different perspective?

Come and join Class 3T4 as we open your minds and see the wonders of the Philippines through the lens of the millennial age! The event will be on November 22, 2017 (Wednesday) at the Second Floor Grand Ballroom of the Buenaventura Garcia Paredes O.P. Building, University of Santo Tomas, Espana, Manila. You can also win interesting prizes through the raffle and games. Sounds exciting, right? Save the date!