I’d never heard of Hutchinson, and maybe neither have you.
Sure, I reacted with a skeptical, “Um, uh, what the heck is there?!”
So I went, and there’s a LOT there.
All of us on the trip blogged about it, photographed it, talked about it on Twitter, and shot video, because that’s what wired writers do.
Here, look at what the WhatsUpHutch blog compiled, a mere snapshot in time….
My stuff (here)(here)(some Twitpics)(Video)(blogpost )(photos)(blogpost)
Bill Genereux’s (here ) (here )(photos here )
Deb Brown’s (here here)(pics)(Twitpics )
Becky McCray’s (here )(here )(here)(here )(some Twitpics )
Patsy Terrell’s (here)(blog post )
Jeanne Cole’s (Twitpics)(blog)
Naomi Shapiro’s (blog post)
Todd Vogts’ (blog post)
Kim’s (Kim didn’t even make it to Hutch, but was excited about the idea and wrote a quick post) (blogpost)
If you’re at all involved in tourism and you don’t represent, you know, freakin’ Paris or New York, you might want to think about how your town, property or destination could benefit from Long Tail coverage by a bunch of blabby bloggers.
Or, keep doing lots of those billboard buys and putting stacks of brochures in the Hampton Inn lobby.