Posts Tagged ‘TourismVC’

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 07 Jul 2009 Tom Wilson New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / performance based marketing / Social Media / Tourism Victoria County / TourismVC / tracking marketing results / Web 2.0 / web analytics 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Staycation – Staying Closer to Home

There are a number of definitions out there on staycation, the popular one by wikipedia – is a period of time in which an individual or family stays at home during their vacation or takes day trips from their home to area attractions. Others have added long weekends (3-4 days) closeby...Read more

Sat 21 Mar 2009 Tom Wilson Media Revolution / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Web 2.0 Comments Off on Twitter is Hot / / / / / / /

Twitter is Hot

It seems like everybody is talking about Twitter these days …. for example – a) “All a Twitter about New Zealand,”  b) Nova Scotia Tourism embraces Social media and Twitter, c) Why businesses should use Twitter by Japdog, d) What the Tweet is going on by P. Caines,  e) How...Read more

Fri 09 May 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market / / / / / / /

Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market

Presenters Anne Freiss and Eric Mullen provided excellent research on attracting International Travellers to your business and tourism region at “Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market” workshop at the Gaelic College, St. Ann’s on May 8. The workshop was sponsored by...Read more

Sat 19 Apr 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Ingonish Communication Day – A Success / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Ingonish Communication Day – A Success

On April 15th, the Ingonish Tourism Steering Committee, hosted its second annual communication day for the community at Smokey Recreational Center, Ingonish Beach, outlining its achievements the past year and plans for 2008-2009.  Over 30 people attended the day long event which was faciltiated by...Read more

Sat 05 Apr 2008 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / New Media / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 2 comments / / / / / / / / / /

A New Look and One Year Old

   It was time for a new look. I always change my websites’ homepage once a year and the blog was due. The picture on my blog was taken at Little River Harbour, home to the North Shore Fishermen & Fishers.  A favorite spot of mine where you can get away, take great pictures, get...Read more