Posts Tagged ‘Web 2.0’

Sun 26 Apr 2009 Tom Wilson Canada e-Connect Conference / Internet Marketing / Media Revolution / New Media / Online Revealed Conference / Online Travel / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology / Tourism Web sites / tracking marketing results / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube 4 comments / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Inspiration for Video on Your Destination Website

Over 100 Million from around the world watched Susan Boyle preform on Britains Got Talent 2009 Show on youtube in three weeks, one video had over 45 million viewers….. Canadians watch the most online video with 3.1. billion online videos in February 2009,  the average canadian spending 10...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

Sun 15 Mar 2009 Tom Wilson New Media / Online Travel / Podcasts / Social Media / Web 2.0 / youtube Comments Off on Communicating with Customers and Social Media / / / / / / / / /

Communicating with Customers and Social Media

Communication with customers is so important these days as markets get smaller and more competitive.  Those who provide the personal touch and communicate more will win.  It is more time consuming but in the end you get the sale. For example – There are ten or so companies offering a land...Read more

Mon 23 Feb 2009 Tom Wilson Internet Marketing / Media Revolution / Social Media / Sustainable Tourism / Tourism Internet Marketing / Video / Web 2.0 / youtube 1 comment / / / / / / / / / /

User Generated Content and Tourism Marketing – Australia Publications

The Sustainable Tourism Cooperative Research Centre in Australia has recently released two documents in 2008 to help the tourism industry understand  user generated content, social media, web 2.0, and tourism marketing.  They are  1) Consumer -Generated  Web- Based Tourism Marketing. and 2...Read more

Sun 09 Nov 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on 2008 Web 2.0 Summit Conference Presentations & Discussions / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

2008 Web 2.0 Summit Conference Presentations & Discussions

The 4th Annual Web 2.0 Summit was held recently in San Francisco, November 5-7 with 3 great days of presentations and discussions, with Al Gore closing the conference. Most of the sessions were video taped and can be seen on Blip.TV or you tube. An amazing line-up of speakers were there and I...Read more

Sun 04 May 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Todd Lucier – Tourism Keys & 2nd Annual Nova Scotia Masterclass Series / / / / / / / / / / /

Todd Lucier – Tourism Keys & 2nd Annual Nova Scotia Masterclass Series

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Todd Lucier of Tourism Keys, one Canada’s top Tourism Internet Marketing professionals. Todd was in Nova Scotia to deliver two workshops ” The Keys to Tourism Internet Marketing” with his daughter Natalie, a multi-media specialist....Read more

Fri 18 Jan 2008 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / New Media / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 / web analytics Comments Off on Online Revealed Canada visiting Nova Scotia – Jan. 24, Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Online Revealed Canada visiting Nova Scotia – Jan. 24, Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax

Yahoo! Canada and A Couple of Chicks E-Marketing will be visiting Nova Scotia next week. Online Revealed Canada will be hosting a Educational Exchange/workshop in Halifax on Thursday, January 24 at Westin Nova Scotia from 8:45 am. to 5:00 pm.  Speakers include Malcolm Fraser, President & CEO...Read more

Sun 13 Jan 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Tourism Trends 2008 / / / / / / / /

Tourism Trends 2008

Since I came back from the holidays, I have had the opportunity to review many articles on Tourism Trends for 2008.  Here are my favorites : 1) Seven top online marketing trends for 2008,  2) Social media marketing trends in hospitality, 3) Content-rich media trumps traveller reviews, 4) Three...Read more

Fri 16 Nov 2007 Tom Wilson Internet Marketing / New Media / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / tracking marketing results / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 / web analytics Comments Off on New Marketing – 4 R’S – Reveal, Reward, Respect & Retain / / / /

New Marketing – 4 R’S – Reveal, Reward, Respect & Retain

Recently, I had the opportunity to review Mr. Matt Langie, Director of Product Development, Web Trends,  Presentation – ” The New Language of Marketing – From 4 P’s to 4 R’s.  His presentation is available at Web Trends as a webcast – almost 18 minutes long,...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