TripAdvisor Acquires Tiny Post

                        TripAdvisor Acquires Tiny Post

PR Newswire

NEWTON, Mass., March 22, 2013

NEWTON, Mass., March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --TripAdvisor®, Inc., today
announced it has acquired Tiny Post (tinypost.co), the highly acclaimed app
that lets you write over photos and turn them into stories. The Tiny Post
team will be based in TripAdvisor's Palo Alto office.

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"The Tiny Post team have created a wonderful app that shows the possibilities
of combining travel photos with social and mobile," said Steve Kaufer,
co-founder and CEO TripAdvisor, Inc. "We think Tiny Post is a great fit with
our continued drive to provide engaging and sharable content and I am happy to
welcome this strong team to TripAdvisor."

Terms of the acquisition will not be disclosed.

About TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan
and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real
travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with
seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest
travel community in the world, with more than 200 million unique monthly
visitors**, and over 100 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30
countries worldwide, includingChina underdaodao.com. TripAdvisor also
includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the
tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.

TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 19 other
travel media brands: www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com,
www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com,
www.flipkey.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com,
www.independenttraveler.com, www.onetime.com,www.seatguru.com,
www.sniqueaway.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com,
www.travel-library.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com,
www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.

*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, January 2013

**Source: Google Analytics, worldwide data, January 2013

©2013 TripAdvisor, Inc. All rights reserved.

SOURCE TripAdvisor, Inc.

Website: http://www.tripadvisor.com
Contact: Alison Croyle, (617)670-6737, acroyle@tripadvisor.com
 
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