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SASMITH
post Sep 5 2011, 08:35 PM
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We have only been rving for a short while and am having problems finding campgrounds suited to our liking. Since all rv'ers have different wants, likes, and needs the campground reviews are not always the best bet on finding a park to our liking. I generally read the review then go the CG website for more info, but what I usually find is that the website has outdated photos(photos of the park when NEW). I find it hard to understand why people would give bad reviews on a CG that looks as perfect as the pictures on their website. This concern was also brought up in the Topic on this forum "Pictures in review". I think adding a space for current and updated photo into the review would be a good idea. Just my 2 cents.
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Lindsay Richards
post Sep 6 2011, 08:16 AM
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Many of these folks don't realize the purpose of a website and just "have one". If they don't do their own website or have the ability to change photos and things, they have to hire it done which can be expensive. Things get out of date a little at a time. It is kind of like getting a hair cut, your hair grows a little at a time and then you look and it really looks bad. Campgrounds get run down daily and people just walk by daily not noticing. When they originally take the photos, they take the best spots just like we do when taking photos of our kids. Going with a smart analysis of all of the reviews is the best way to determine to stay or not.


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SASMITH   Campground Website Photos   Sep 5 2011, 08:35 PM
jamarynn1   How about when the park's website shows five p...   Sep 5 2011, 10:49 PM
Lindsay Richards   Many of these folks don't realize the purpose ...   Sep 6 2011, 08:16 AM
joez   So, you have a business - a campground. This busin...   Sep 6 2011, 09:24 AM
vincee   Timely topic. Just last week I was searching New ...   Sep 6 2011, 10:46 AM
kcmoedoe   It is ADVERTISING!!! Of course they a...   Sep 6 2011, 08:37 PM
1775   When I look at the photos on a campsite's webp...   Sep 6 2011, 11:44 PM
vincee   kcmoedoe, you are right that it is Advertising...   Sep 7 2011, 07:25 AM
BriBri   There is one campground in Wentworth, New Hampshir...   Sep 7 2011, 08:31 AM
HappiestCamper   That's why everybody should take a picture of ...   Sep 7 2011, 08:48 AM
Wink   That's why everybody should take a picture of...   Sep 7 2011, 11:27 AM
Kawartha   We have only been rving for a short while and am ...   Sep 27 2011, 09:49 PM
Lindsay Richards   What I have see a few times and suspect that it wi...   Sep 28 2011, 09:54 PM
kcmoedoe   What I have see a few times and suspect that it w...   Sep 29 2011, 09:13 AM
jamarynn1   What I have see a few times and suspect that it w...   Sep 29 2011, 02:37 PM
Meyer Camping   What I have see a few times and suspect that it w...   Oct 4 2011, 07:40 AM
Lindsay Richards   The webcams I was talking about were not zoomed en...   Oct 4 2011, 07:28 PM
edcornflake   Put rv webcam into google or yahoo search e...   Apr 10 2012, 11:50 AM
chowhound   Between smart phones gps, webcams/security cams, w...   Oct 5 2011, 01:02 PM
JCZ   We're relatively new to RVing (our first year)...   Jun 1 2013, 09:20 AM
docj   I have to take the opposite position relative to p...   Jun 1 2013, 11:23 AM
KFS   I would love to be able to provide photos. I use T...   Aug 2 2013, 03:39 PM
Texasrvers   With no offense to you personally, how would reade...   Aug 2 2013, 04:11 PM
KFS   With no offense to you personally, how would read...   Aug 2 2013, 04:29 PM
Jann Swaim   Agree, Google is your best bet.....there is a webs...   Aug 8 2013, 01:59 PM
a.d   It is called advertisement. You can make all the E...   Aug 12 2013, 03:30 PM
John S.   I always look at google earth and find the campgro...   Aug 15 2013, 06:25 AM


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