Tag Archives: search

How to find your locals on Instagram

While I think it’s a given that tourism organizations should connect with their local bloggers – just as they should know the local print, TV and radio media people – it’s also important to remember that social media influence goes … Continue reading

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Getting started in video? Some SEO tips

You know I’m getting a bit more into video production for CVBs and tourism organizations, and I want to ensure that you understand how important it is to optimize your video content for SEO (Search Engine Optimization.) Great videos that … Continue reading

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What you need to know about recent search engine changes

There have been some big changes in the world of search engines, and it’s important for the average CVB (Convention and Visitor’s Bureau) and tourism person to understand them, not just “the IT guy” or your hired gun marketing agency. … Continue reading

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How to attend a conference when you’re not there – use Twitter hashtags

For the past few weeks, I’ve been globe-trotting….well, more accurately, Continental-U.S.-hopping. I’ve been keeping an eye on the action at state tourism conferences for Virginia, Ohio, Missouri and Texas, ESTO (Educational Seminar for Tourism) in Lake Tahoe, the Twitter-related 140 … Continue reading

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