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New York, NY, United States, 2010/11/09 - DataArt, a high-end software development company with headquarters in New York and R&D centers in Eastern Europe, today announced its role in developing a Klout API for Influencers in Travel website.
The Influencers in Travel site, launched by Brilliant Travel Media, publishes the Top Online Travel Influencers ranking and is the place to find a current list of the internet’s most influential travel personalities and organizations in one location. In addition to publishing a daily ranking, the website publishes a blog that covers issues related to travel influence and the interesting ways people are using and leveraging their influence.
DataArt integrated Influencers in Travel website with Klout API, the standard for online and internet influence, providing the site with a flexible plug & play solution for embedded Klout rankings and Twitter profiles.
"DataArt once again demonstrated its expertise in the cutting edge travel technologies. We hope that our partnership with Brilliant Travel Media will enrich the marketplace with more exciting technology tools in the future,” said Greg Abbott, Senior Vice President of Travel & Hospitality Practice.
"The idea behind creating a ranked list of the top online influencers in travel is to increase their visibility," said Rich Whitaker, president of Brilliant Travel Media. "Decision makers now have increased access to potential travel customers, products, services and sponsors."
DataArt (dataart.com) is a high-end software engineering firm, specializing in enterprise application development and system integration, with industry-specific expertise in financial technology, online travel, telecom and media sectors.
In 2006-2010, DataArt has been named one of the world's top and fastest growing providers by BusinessWeek, Global Services 100, IAOP and Inc. Headquartered in New York City, DataArt runs four R&D centers in Russia and the Ukraine, and maintains offices in London, UK.
About Brilliant Travel Media
Marblehead-based Brilliant Travel Media (brillianttravelmedia.com) is an independent online travel marketing company specializing in social media strategies and presence management. Brilliant Travel Media helps businesses by offering expertise and experience in website and travel blog creation and maintenance, search engine optimization and travel blogger outreach.