Lauren McShane

About

The Travel Manuel is a Travel & Lifestyle blog. We are outdoor enthusiasts and are passionate about telling stories from around the world while at the same time being a quality online resource for people looking for inside information and opinions on destinations & products. We’re also proud to have been recently awarded “Best Travel Blog in Africa 2015” (African Blogger Awards.)

Demographics

City

Cape Town

Country

South Africa

Market(s)

Travel Lifestyle Technology

Age(s)

18 to 24 25 to 30 30 to 34 35 to 45 46 to 54 55+

Social channels distribution

Social channel statistics* Stats by

Webfluential provides deep insights into the performance of content across multiple channels
Reach
68
Relevance
60
Resonance
55

Reach
69
Relevance
50
Resonance
53

Reach
68
Relevance
59



*Note: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are categorised as Social channels on Webfluential. Youtube and Blogs are considered to be Native channels.

Audience

Top countries

South Africa 80.79%
United States 3.16%
Malaysia 3.1%
United Kingdom 2.49%
Australia 1.1%
Canada 0.62%
Philippines 0.56%
United Arab Emirates 0.54%
New Zealand 0.46%

Gender and Age groups

My Highlights

  • 2014 : Best Youth Culture Blog (African Blogger Awards)
  • 2015 : Best Travel Blog ( African Blogger Awards) 
  • Top 25 Couple Travel Bloggers - Flipkey
  • 8th Best Travel Blog Post by number of social media shares - http://thetravelmanuel.com/10-reasons-why-you-should-never-visit-malaysia/ 
  • Grazia’s 5 Favourite Travel bloggers.
  • Juice Magazine's blog of the month
  • Travel bloggers representing Africa - Sawubona Magazine
  • Top Ten Travel Bloggers in South Africa  - Volo
  • Radio Interviews - Radio 702 / Smile FM / Power FM / Cliff Central & more. 
  • Television - House Hunters International featured us on the Travel Channel
  • Sponsored by Vanguard World Photography
  • Presenting Cape Town to Mercedes Benz & Avis for an online advert to be used worldwide. December 2015 

 

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