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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

Mon 12 Apr 2010 Tom Wilson Blog / blogs / Canada e-Tourism Council / Cape Breton / Cape Breton ISland / Celtic Colours Festival / Destination Cape Breton Association / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / Online Travel / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Travel Blog / travel blogs / twitter / Victoria County / Video / Web 2.0 / www.localsknow.ca / youtube Comments Off on Less Than 2 Weeks – Cape Breton to host its First Social Media Conference / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Less Than 2 Weeks – Cape Breton to host its First Social Media Conference

Excitement is building for Cape Breton’s first Social Media Conference on April 22, 2010 at Inverary Resort, Baddeck.  The conference program has been finalized and online registration and payment is going well. Three keynote speakers are featured at this one day conference – Ms. Terri...Read more

Sun 21 Mar 2010 Tom Wilson Engage / New Media / Social Media / twitter / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Engage by Brian Solis / / / / /

Engage by Brian Solis

One of the newest books out on Social Media that is catching everybody’s eye is “Engage: The Complete Guide for Brands and Businesses to Build, Cultivate and Measure Success in the new Web” by Brian Solis.  It is available for purchased at Amazon – $18.77  (CDN) and...Read more

Sun 06 Dec 2009 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / European On-Line Travel / Internet Marketing / New Media / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Tourism Victoria County / TourismVC / Victoria County / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Tourism Online Marketing Trends / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Tourism Online Marketing Trends

Recently, Victoria County Recreation & Tourism Dept., Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, hosted Ms. Patricia Brusha, A Couple of Chicks e-Marketing for a Tourism Online Marketing Workshop – A Guide to Success on the Web.  Participants were exposed to the latest trends and issues in online...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

Tue 21 Jul 2009 Tom Wilson Media Revolution / New Media / Podcasts / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism Technology / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Social Media – Delegate, UGC & Time Management / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Social Media – Delegate, UGC & Time Management

One of the most important lessons I have learned about social media is to delegate. You need to spread things out so more hands and people are helping you. Involve your team and assign them tasks and responsibility.  Otherwise you will get burned out quickly and turned off by social media.  ...Read more

Mon 15 Jun 2009 Tom Wilson Blog / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube 3 comments / / / / / / / / / /

Social Media Workshops Popular

  The Nova Scotia Tourism social media workshops are a hit and attracting large audiences throughout Nova Scotia. Close to fifty people attended the workshop in Sydney recently. Savior Joesph and Cythnia Bragg from Colour, were the presenters during this three hour workshop. The workshop was...Read more

Sat 11 Apr 2009 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / Internet Marketing / Marketing Gets Personal / Media Revolution / New Media / Online Revealed Conference / Online Travel / performance based marketing / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology / tracking marketing results / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / web analytics 1 comment / / / / / / / /

The Big Event – Online Revealed Starts Soon

Canada’s top tourism online marketing conference, Online Revealed, begins in a few days.  Over 275 delegates from across North America have registered for the 4th Annual Online Revealed Conference at Sheraton on the Falls hotel in Niagara Falls. Thirty-five of the top presenters in tourism...Read more

Sun 15 Mar 2009 Tom Wilson Media Revolution / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / Social Media / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube 2 comments / / / / / /

Nova Scotia Tourism embraces Social Media & Twitter

Nova Scotia Tourism Division is moving forward with social media in its online campaign in 2009-2010.  Kristi Wenaus, Director of Sales & Partnerships, outline some of their plans during her presentation at the Destination Cape Breton Association Annual General Meeting.  Nova...Read more

Tue 18 Nov 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Travel Blogs, Facebook and novascotia.com / / / / / / /

Travel Blogs, Facebook and novascotia.com

Recently, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ms. Jazmine Hayden, Internet Marketing Officer, Tourism Division, NS Dept. of Tourism, Culture & Heritage. The interview looks at 2 new blogs this year – Favorite Places in Nova Scotia and Leaf Watch on novascotia.com as well facebook...Read more