Posts Tagged ‘twitter’

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

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

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

Tue 12 May 2009 Tom Wilson Blog / New Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Research / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on To Blog or Not ? / / / / / /

To Blog or Not ?

With the amazing amount of information coming from my tweetdeck, I was beginning to wonder if I should continue to blog.  Is less better, do people want to hear your story, can passion exist in twitter, how much can you really say in 140 characters or less ?  Then along came an article by Adam...Read more

Sun 26 Apr 2009 Tom Wilson Emerging Tourism Markets / google analytics / Internet Marketing / Marketing Gets Personal / Media Revolution / New Media / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / performance based marketing / Prometeus - The Media Revolution / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Sustainable Tourism / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology Comments Off on Travolution Summit followed by many on Twitter / / / / / / / /

Travolution Summit followed by many on Twitter

One of the new and unique ways of following a conference today is by a twitter group. Travolution Summit 2009 , a one day conference on tourism online marketing, held on April 21 at Renaissance Chancery Court in London, UK,  was tag #travsummit when you go to twitter search . Because Twitter only...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

Sat 28 Mar 2009 Tom Wilson New Media / Online Revealed Conference / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Web 2.0 1 comment / / / / / / / / /

Social Media gets the Headlines

What an interesting week … I got the opportunity to discuss and work with two groups on Cape Breton Island with social media..  Both are including social media with their online marketing campaign. This is a first for them and I look forward to working with them on their exciting...Read more