Businesses Guidelines

So you are a business owner and want to list your business on World66. Well, you can do that but, please, read the following page. This will save time and money to both you and World66.

First of all: World66 wants to be an objective Travel Guide which provides information to travellers. We are not going to sell them stuff. If your only purpose is to do that, you'd better try the Yellow Pages or Yahoo!

Many business owners who submit content to World66 and are trying to promote their content don't seem to know the difference between an "informative" article and a "promotional" article. The samples in this page want to make this difference clear:

Hotel Article

Wrong Approach (brochure-like content)

The Budget Bed is conveniently located close to the city centre. We aim to be the cheapest and premier accommmodation facility for backpackers and students in Sapporo. We understand some backpackers, tourists and students have limited budgets and we make staying in Sapporo as cheap as possible for our customers.

We strive to be the 'cheapest & cleanest' hostel in Sapporo.

The Budget Bed is owned and managed by Australian and Japanese staff so language won't be a problem. Facilities include Car Parking Available, Internet Access, Laundry, Wheelchair Friendly, Linen Included, Towels, Security Lockers, Luggage Storage, Children Friendly, Guest Kitchen, Telephone/Fax Facilities, Key Card Access.

Right Approach (informative content)

The Budget Bed is conveniently located close to the city centre. The hotel is a great place for backpackers and students in Sapporo thanks to its cheap prices.

The Budget Bed is owned and managed by Australian and Japanese staff so language won't be a problem. Facilities include Car Parking Available, Internet Access, Laundry, Wheelchair Friendly, Linen Included, Towels, Security Lockers, Luggage Storage, Children Friendly, Guest Kitchen, Telephone/Fax Facilities, Key Card Access.

Restaurant Article

Wrong Approach (brochure-like content)

Instead of going to South America you can get lost in the Brazilian atmosphere here in Sofia in the National Palace of Culture.

The pleasure is full and it's worth it!

The new Rio Restaurant offers to its clients Rodizio - a unique Brazilian way for serving food. Light Brazilian music and pleasant separated corners in green let you relax and have your business meetings in a comfortable atmosphere.

At Rio Restaurant you are a special guest. The wide variety of luxury wines and beverages will be a great surprise to everyone, and even the refined connoisseurs will be jealous of the "pearls" of the collection. Original Brazilian brandy is the brand of our menu. You will be fascinated by the look and taste of the exotic Brazilian cocktails which are one of Rio`s secrets. The eight types of meat for barbecue in our menu are following the motto of Rio - "Your appetite determines your portion".

Right Approach (informative content)

The new Rio Restaurant offers Rodizio - a unique Brazilian way for serving food. Light Brazilian music and pleasant separated corners in green let you relax in a comfortable atmosphere.

Luxury wines and beverages are served as well as original Brazilian Brandy and Cocktails. There are up to eight types of meat for barecue in the menu.

Internet Cafè Article

Wrong Approach (brochure-like content)

English, Japanese, and French OK !!
Our internet cafe is located in the center of Paris, near the "Opera Garnier", the National Library(old), and the "Palais Royal".

Right Approach (informative content)

This internet cafe is located in the center of Paris, near the "Opera Garnier", the National Library(old), and the "Palais Royal". French, English and Japanese are spoken.