Yahoo Inc. has publicly launched its Trip Planner, a research tool that allows users to create their travel guides and itineraries and share their experiences online.
Yahoo Trip has several new features, including personalized formats for journals with text and photos and simple search functions to help find others’ journal entries for help with planning. It also has an interactive map with top trip plans, as well as pan and zoom technology. Yahoo Network Integration offers search integration, travel guides and FareChase.
Other new features include Web clipping and tagging, a recommendation engine from Yahoo Travel Guides, printing options, community feedback and collaborative editing capabilities.