Tag: winter olympics

by Alexander Zolotarev

The eruption of a volcano in Iceland affected the travel plans of thousands, and inspired an outpouring of Iceland- and ash-themed jokes (“Dear Iceland, we want your cash, not your ash. Thanks, Europe”) — almost enough to fill a separate post. But I wasn’t laughing about the fact that there was no way — except […] more »

by Alexander Zolotarev

At SochiReporter, we looked at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics (and Paralympics) as an important event that can move our site forward and attract more international users. I’m happy to say that our efforts have paid off with increased traffic and interest in the site. During the Games, SochiReporter experienced a 350 percent increase in […] more »