David’s Been Here is a digital travel media company that was founded in 2007 by David Hoffmann. David is a digital influencer focused on showcasing international destinations through travel episodes, articles, and his social media platforms. The site receives 92,000+ page views per month from over 80 countries. Our readers and viewers are curious, adventurous, and independent travel lovers. David is committed to helping others travel safer and smarter. We encourage others to ditch the cookie-cutter group tours and become an informed, practical traveler.
Films: We specialize in travel footage and photography. We offer customized media packages tailored to your organization’s specific marketing/advertising needs. Check out some of our branded films.
Web Show: David hosts each episode and showcases the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions in each destination. All videos are shot in HD or 4K using professional lenses and gear, and are released on the Davidsbeenhere YouTube Channel, blog, and several other websites. To date, DBH has released more than 2,000 episodes with over 100 million views.
Blog: Our blog gives readers the opportunity to learn about culture, history, and gastronomy through David’s eyes. We publish free city guides and give current, useful travel tips.
Advertisers and sponsors will enjoy the benefits of being featured on an influential platform used as a credible source for travel planning.
- Sponsored blog article
- Instagram campaign on @davidsbeenhere
- Product review
- Paid press trips
- Become an official sponsor of a web episode or series
- Branded films
- Contribute content as a guest blogger
For all serious enquiries please contact [email protected]
YouTube: All of our films and videos are uploaded to the Davidsbeenhere YouTube channel, which receives 300,000+ monthly views.
Daily Motion: Watch the web show on Daily Motion, one of the biggest video platforms in the world, offering a mix of content from users, independent creators and premium partners.
Vimeo: An online video platform dedicated to creativity. As a pro member of Vimeo, our travel episodes reach beyond the scope of YouTube.
USA Today: Top web show episodes are chosen by USA Today to publish online.
Future Today Inc.: Future Today is the creator and content distributor for the TripSmart Channel on Roku. TripSmart features Free Travel shows, Virtual tours, Guides, Tips and more on All key destinations in US, Europe, Asia, Africa and the world. As of 2014 DBH will be airing travel episodes on the TripSmart channel.
MSN: Travel web show episodes are uploaded by MSN through an affiliate program with Trip Films.
The Straits Times Communities: David is a featured personality on The Strait Times Communities: Travel. The Straits Times is one of Southeast Asia’s oldest English-language daily newspapers. It is the flagship publication of the publicly-listed Singapore Press Holdings group.
Frequency: Frequency is a new way to discover and watch videos from your favorite online sources, turning the internet into TV. Frequency gathers the latest videos just for you from Facebook and Twitter, from news sources like CNN and the New York Times, and from thousands of other websites and blogs and lets you watch everything in one place.
Vessel: Our web show is distributed through Vessel, an online platform where consumers can watch shows, music videos, and film segments produced by top quality creators.
Rambler: Rambler is a popular Russian online video portal that receives millions of views per month from Russian speakers.
Travel Dudes: DBH provides content for Travel Dudes, an online travel resource for travelers, by travelers. Travel tips, photos, suggestions, and videos are shared.
Trip Films: David is a featured travel host on Trip Films, a web-based travel channel focusing on informative and entertaining travel videos.
In addition to publishing our own content, we have written articles for other blogs and print medias. Here are a few of our contributions:
- “Love This City” (ongoing project with Master Card)
- “The Ultimate Guide to Uluru” – Wanderlust Magazine
- “Welcome to Symi!“ – Visit Greece Blog
- “Luxury African Adventure: Malawian Style” – Mrs. O Around the World Blog
- “Perfect Luxury Escape to Santorini: What to Do and Where to Stay” – Traveling Panties Blog
- “Things to Do in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala” – My Travel Affairs
We work closely with our sponsors to promote mutual tourism goals. David is regularly hosted on private press trips by tourism boards, airlines, hotels, and tour companies. DBH has also hosted giveaways for Drobo and ScotteVest and partnered with excellent travel products such as XShot, Steadicam Smoothee, Keen Footwear, and companies such as Wimdu and Borrow Lenses.
For all sponsorship enquiries please contact [email protected]
Learn more about partnering with us with this Case Study.
Awards and Features
Davidsbeenhere has been featured on international television, radio, magazines, and newspapers. For a complete list, visit our Media Page.
Monthly Visitors: 45,000
Monthly Page Views: 100,000
- 18-24 (27.5%)
- 25-34 (33.5%)
- 35-44 (15.5%)
- 45-54 (12.5%)
- 55-64 (5.5%)
- 65+ (5.5%)
- Female (45.85%)
- Male (54.15%)
Global Traffic: Americas (46.29%), Europe (34.08%), Asia (14.26%), Oceana (2.64%), Africa (2.15%), Other (0.59%)
YouTube Lifetime Views: 10.8 million+
Social Media Stats
- Twitter 27,000+
- Facebook 34,500+
- Instagram 114,000+
- YouTube: 31,000+
- Klout Score: 70
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