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New Tools Welcome to ClockLink Get your free world clock. ClockLink.com provides the most widely used Web clock in the world with over 30 million views around the world. In addition, clocks can be set to display any time zone in the world online, so they are not only decorative but very practical as well. You can use our world clock to see all time zones of the world, and it's free to use. Use it to show what time it is in your area. There is no charge to use any of the clocks or for the world clock on your website or blog. Everyday for iPhone This is a great video to watch. Quite humourous and offers a terrific Selfie tool for travel agents. It reminds you to shoot a Selfie each day – so imagine you are on a Fam or vacation and capturing yourself here, there and everywhere. Then, you can click the button to create a Selfie movie. What a great marketing tool this is. The Pocket Spotlight A continuous light source you can mount to your phone's headphone jack, your camera's hot shoe or off-camera in your hand. A flash can be surprisingly harsh (especially on the iPhone) and it's always fleeting. The Pocket Spotlight is a constant light so you can actually see what you're shooting and set your focus and exposure before you snap. Charge it via USB for up to an hour of brightly shining, gently diffused light. Light up an Instagram of your candle-lit dinner or use it on the move for a light painting. 24-7PressRelease 24-7PressRelease is a leader in the online press release distribution industry. Through its multi-channel distribution network, 24-7PressRelease helps corporations and organizations disseminate their news to consumers, editors, journalists, bloggers and websites. Basic price $49. Marketing with Phone Cards Who thought that phone cards are still in use? Well they are and they have always been a great way to market your agency. Now, you can have your custom phone cards printed and this time they can be used on a mobile phone using the Phonecard app. Marketing with Bookmarks Bookmarks have always been winner as a simple marketing piece. Today you can use a ready-made template, add your own graphics, include a QR code at the top or on the reverse and send a bookmark to every client. If you are taking a group departure then you would adapt the images to suit the group theme. Book marks come in all shapes and sizes and range from paper to metal clips. For your luxury clients