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11/06/18
Why Omaha, Nebraska Might Be the Best Place to Eat in America Right Now

Link: https://livability.com/ne/omaha/food-scenes/why-omaha-nebraska-might-be-the-best-place-to-eat-in-america-right-now

The article in Livability titled “Why Omaha, Nebraska Might Be the Best Place to Eat in America Right Now,” is a full feature story on Omaha’s bourgeoning culinary scene. It mentions that while the city was primarily known for its namesake steaks in the past, that’s all changing now. As a result of hosting the writer, Sarah Kuta, on the most recent culinary harvest FAM, she highlights passionate chefs and restauranteurs who believe their often-overlooked Midwestern city deserves the best in food, drink, service and experiences.

In addition to mentioning the following partners, Sarah also includes 5 images of Dante, Le Bouillon and Au Courant.  

  • Omaha
  • The Grey Plume*
  • Boiler Room*
  • V. Mertz*
  • Farine + Four*
  • Yoshitomo*
  • M’s Pub*
  • Paul Kulik
  • Le Bouillon*
  • Via Farina*
  • Ben Maides
  • Au Courant*
  • Nick Strawhecker
  • Dante*
  • Dante Pizzeria Napoletana*
  • Blackstone District*
  • Matthew Moser
  • Matt Carper
  • Stirnella*
  • Butterfish*
  • Red Lion Lounge*

*Indicates a link to the partner’s site

Tactic: Media Hosting

About Livability: Provides information on small to mid-sized communities. Features 'best of' lists and highlights local attractions and cultural offerings for both visitors and residents. Unique Monthly Visitors: 601,131.

10/30/18
8 gorgeous spots to see leaves changing color in North America

Linkhttp://dailyhive.com/mapped/travel-tips/north-america-fall-leaves-colour-october-2018

The article in Daily Hive titled "8 gorgeous spots to see leaves changing color in North America," is a roundup of 8 places to catch last-minute fall foliage including Indian Cave State Park. The piece cites Indian Cave as one of the last places to see the leaves in the state with 22 miles of hiking trails across the park’s 3052 acres. The writer, Caleigh, includes a link to http://outdoornebraska.gov/indiancave/ and an image of the park’s foliage.

About Daily Hive: With nationwide reach in key urban markets of  Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal, Daily Hive informs readers about the things that matter most in their cities. Unique Monthly Visitors: 20,456

10/26/18
5 Cities That Are Driving Nebraska’s Craft Beer Scene

Linkhttps://livability.com/ne/food-scenes/5-cities-that-are-driving-nebraskas-craft-beer-scene

The article in Livability titled “5 Cities That Are Driving Nebraska’s Craft Beer Scene,” is a full feature story on the growth of breweries in Nebraska. As a result of hosting the writer, Sarah Kuta, on the most recent culinary harvest FAM, the article highlights Nebraska’s craft brew scene – nothing the increase from just 18 craft breweries in 2011 to more than 50 today. Sarah also mentions how Nebraska’s breweries are moving beyond Omaha and Lincoln and helping to re-energize rural communities. The article includes the following: 

  • Lincoln* (Links to Livability page)
  • Omaha
  • Nebraska Craft Brewers Guild*
  • Kros Strain Brewing*
  • La Vista* (Links to Livability page)
  • Ord* (Links to Livability page)
  • Scratchtown Brewing Company*
  • Atkinson* (Links to Livability page)
  • Rush Creek Brewing Company*
  • Broken Bow* (Links to Livability page)
  • Kinkaider Brewing Co*
  • Grand Island* (Links to Livability page)
  • Code Beer*
  • Empyrean Brewing Co*
  • Boiler Brewing Company*
  • Blue Blood Brewing*
  • Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer*
  • Prairie Pride Brewing Co*
  • Thunderhead Brewing
  • Chicken Coop restaurant*

Sarah includes links to almost all of the aforementioned places (*places with links) and several photos of the breweries.

About Livability: Provides information on small to mid-sized communities. Features 'best of' lists and highlights local attractions and cultural offerings for both visitors and residents. Unique Monthly Visitors: 601,131.

10/10/18
Five Places to Go in Lincoln, Neb.

Link to Coverage: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/10/travel/5-places-to-go-in-lincoln-nebraska.html

The article in The New York Times, titled “Five Places to Go in Lincoln, Neb.,” is a full feature on the capital city. The writer gives a brief history of Lincoln and highlights its “creative-meets-collegiate” downtown. Additionally, she highlights and links to the following partners:

  • Great Plains
  • Sheldon Museum of Art
  • University of Nebraska
  • The Other Room
  • Lincoln’s Haymarket
  • Stella Collective
  • The Graduate Lincoln
  • Kiechel Fine Art

About The New York Times: The New York Times offers the latest news from around the world. It also has several different editions for Eastern and national regions. In addition, the paper gets much of its content and reporting from its many bureaus. The New York Times is the primary news and lifestyle resource for millions of sophisticated, active consumers. The Times is owned by The New York Times Company, which also publishes 15 other newspapers, including the International Herald Tribune and The Boston Globe. Circulation / Unique Monthly Visitors: 597,955 / 29,886,442

09/17/18
9 fall travel destinations you should book now, because spoiler: it's hella cheap

Link to Coverage: https://hellogiggles.com/lifestyle/fall-travel-destinations-book-now/

The article in HelloGiggles, a female-focused digital publication, includeds Nebraska City  as the fifth recommendation in a list of fall travel destinations to book now. The city is in company with top international destiantions, including Paris and Ireland, which is great positioning in validating Nebraska as a desireable (and affordable) tourism destination to consider visiting. 

The piece includes an image with a direct link to it - and the following partners:

  • Arbor Day Farm (direct link to the farm)
  • Nebraska City (direct link to the local visitor bureau website)

About HelloGiggles: Founded by actress and musician Zooey Deschanel, producer Sophia Rossi and writer Molly McAleer, Hello Giggles serves as an entertainment hub for smart, independent and creative females. Coverage includes fashion and beauty, home decorating, how-to's and more. Unique Monthly Visitors: 11,517,735