ROME, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The Italian travel portal http://www.placesonline.com announces a massive year over year growth during it latest press release held in Rome in mid march 2014 where the south European travel elite where present.
Since its inception when the portal was all about promoting smaller counties around Rome it has now grown and become one of the most visited travel sites in the world, in the same league as Tripadvisor and Lonely planet.
About the aggressive growth the founder and CEO Luca Cotichini says:
"When we first founder this company our ambitions was completely different and when I look where we are now I am amazed and proud of what my team have accomplished. Seen that we now have consolidated we are now looking into expansion and market penetration of the English speaking customers base and this we will achieve trough our portal http://www.placesonline.com.
In order to boost the penetration of the English speaking market Placesonline recently have entered a collaboration with the Swedish Italian digital marketing agency Optimized Group where the CEO Niklas Lindahl comments:
"We are honoured by the fact that Luca has given us the trust to push his SEO and brand forward on the global theatre and we are very committed to this task. Working with a platform that provides tourist guides around the world makes the task complex and at the same time interesting as we are working with user generated content. We are confident that 2014 will be a very interesting year for Placesonline.
This is Placesonline:
A world wide travel portal where you can find guides about all the mayor travel destinations in the world. The content is all user generated and each months thousands of new reviews and guides are updated. This makes Placesonline one of the biggest portals in the world.