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Tue 13 Dec 2011 Tom Wilson blogs / Engage / experiences / Maps / Media Revolution / Mobile Marketing / twitter / web analytics / youtube Comments Off on What will be your “Web Presence” in 2012 ? / / / / /

What will be your “Web Presence” in 2012 ?

You notice I said web presence and not website.  Today’s global market requires you to be in several channels to show your web presence as well engage with your customers.  These channels include social media – facebook, twitter, flickr,  a blog,  video – youtube,  maps,...Read more

Wed 12 Jan 2011 Tom Wilson Blog / experiences / google analytics / Google Maps / Maps / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / TIANS / travel blogs / twitter / Video / web analytics / youtube 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Nova Scotia Social Media Cafe

A beautiful early morning sunrise, and a property with friendly bunny rabbits, provided the perfect setting for NS Tourism Social Media Cafe at White Point Beach Resort.  Twenty three delegates shared their expertise to assist NS Tourism move their social media strategy forward. The top three...Read more

Thu 29 Apr 2010 Tom Wilson Cape Breton / Cape Breton ISland / Google Maps / Maps / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / Slideshows / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Web sites / Travel Blog / travel blogs / twitter / Victoria County / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Ingonish Tourism Communication Day / / / / /

Ingonish Tourism Communication Day

The Ingonish Tourism Steering Committee rcently held its annual Communication Day at  Smokey Recreational Community Center with  a good crowd in attendance. Chair, Donald Jardine, welcome everyone to the 4th annual Communication Day. Councillor Larry Dauphinee, District 6, Municipality of...Read more

Mon 29 Mar 2010 Tom Wilson Canada e-Connect Conference / Google Maps / Google My Maps / Maps / New Media / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / Social Media / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Videos, Maps & Mobile / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Videos, Maps & Mobile

Remember Video, Maps and Mobile, many consider them as the key for the travel industry to focus on in 2010 and beyond including PhoCusWright. You tube is now the number 2 search engine in the world (Social Media Revolution video) . Rob Hughes, Manager of  E-Strategies, Brewster, in his...Read more

Sun 07 Mar 2010 Tom Wilson Maps / New Media / Online Travel / SEO / Social Media / Sport Tourism / Sustainable Tourism / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / travel blogs / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Olympic Moments / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Olympic Moments

Like many Canadians I was touched by the Olympics and the many special moments it brought to us. It was easy to be proud Canadians from the Olympic Torch Run to the Closing ceremonies. Here are my moments – 1) Olympic Torch Run in Baddeck 2) Opening ceremonies – bringing in the flag...Read more

Tue 12 Jan 2010 Tom Wilson Emerging Tourism Markets / Internet Marketing / Maps / Marketing Gets Personal / Media Revolution / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / performance based marketing / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on PEI 2010 Tourism Plan – Culinary & Culture / / / / / / / /

PEI 2010 Tourism Plan – Culinary & Culture

The 2010 PEI Tourism plan was presented by Tourism PEI and Tourism Advisory Council at the annual TIAPEI conference in late November 2009. The tourism plan concentrated on six areas this year – Culinary, Golf, Culture,  Convention Centre and Queen’s Wharf,  Integrated Tourism...Read more

Tue 01 Sep 2009 Tom Wilson Adwords / Blog / Cape Breton / Cape Breton ISland / Celtic Colours Festival / Emerging Tourism Markets / google analytics / Google Maps / Hike the Highlands Festival / Internet Marketing / Maps / Marketing Gets Personal / New Media / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / performance based marketing / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / tracking marketing results / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / web analytics / web reports / Web Site Statistics / youtube Comments Off on Festivals capturing markets with Online Marketing and Social Media / / / / / / / /

Festivals capturing markets with Online Marketing and Social Media

Two of Cape Breton’s favorite fall festivals are Hike the Highlands, Sept. 11-20 and Celtic Colours – October 9-17. What makes them unique is they are the forefront with Online marketing and social media. They are starting small and learning along the way.. Dan Coffin, Marketing...Read more

Thu 08 Nov 2007 Tom Wilson 100% Pure / Google earth / Google Maps / Internet Marketing / Maps / New Media / New Zealand / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology / Uncategorized / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Tourism New Zealand – New Media Rising

Tourism New Zealand – New Media Rising

In the October 2007 issue of Tourism News, publication by Tourism New Zealand, an article apprears on the “New Media Rising.”  Catherine Bates, Tourism NZ General Manager of Consumer Marketing is right on with her comments in this article.  The article focuses on experiences,...Read more

Mon 29 Oct 2007 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / Adwords / google analytics / Google Maps / Google My Maps / Internet Marketing / Lobster Palooza Festival / Maps / New Media / Podcasts / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Tourism Victoria County / tracking marketing results / Travel Blog / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 / web analytics / web reports / Web Site Statistics / Wiki 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / /

The Big Event is Coming – Tourism 2.0 – “Understanding the New Web” Conference

The big event is only nine days away…….the 4th Annual Victoria County Tourism Conference takes place November 6th at Great Hall of Clans, Gaelic College, St. Ann’s. This year’s theme is Tourism 2.0 – Understanding the New Web”.  Why should Tourism Operators...Read more

Sun 26 Aug 2007 Tom Wilson Adwords / Destination Branding / google analytics / Google Maps / Google My Maps / Internet Marketing / Maps / New Media / Online Travel / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Tourism Victoria County / Tourism Web sites / Uncategorized / Victoria County Comments Off on Google Maps Announcement

Google Maps Announcement

Google has made it easy to embed your Google map(s) into your web site. Google announced this recently in a press release from their press center and many got a heads up recently from Canada e-Connect Blog .  Like Chris, I tried it out and above is map locating my office in Baddeck, Nova...Read more