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San Francisco

How to Visit The Galapagos Islands Without a Cruise: A Complete Guide

One of our classic long, informative posts packed with tips, recommendations, and practical information. This post has been a one-stop shop for most readers who have found us at the top of Google results, and we've seen incredible pay-off for the few, vetted sponsored links we sprinkled throughout. This post is a great demonstration of how we build trust from our audience with highly informative posts that speak from our own experience and expertise.

12 Off-Beat, Ridiculous, & Awesome Places to Stay Near San Francisco

A sponsored post for Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa, turned into a popular, quirky post about offbeat places to stay near San Francisco. This is a great example of the type of unexpected sponsored post we excel at: it's entertaining, clickable, and highly shareable, and it doesn't scream sponsored post.