4 ways to do simple SEO research

What if we showed you a simple SEO research technique that is right under your nose? Many destination marketers and tourism partners are a little intimidated by SEO (Search Engine Optimization) for their websites and blogs. Let's make it easier for everyone by showing you how to get a lot of solid SEO...

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How training helps a CVB, DMO, or tourism partner

Lifelong learners (is that you?) have the confidence to succeed in today's fast-paced world, because they have the knowledge. It would be a lot simpler if marketing communications stayed the same over time, especially the digital tools. You would figure out how social media or digital marketing work for your destination, attraction, hotel, or...

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Running out of content ideas? We can help.

After this past year, who can blame you for running a little short on creative energy? Some days, it feels impossible to come up with any more content ideas for your tourism marketing, especially the endless demands of social media. Brain lock sets in, and who can THINK of one more...

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Build a traveler persona for better destination marketing

Can you answer this question? 👉 "Describe your ideal visitor, customer, or guest, aka 'target markets' in marketing-speak. It can be more than one sort of person (a certain type of family and also a particular type of business traveler) but describe them, in detail, down to their car, clothes, eating preferences, and...

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Are you ready if tourism recovers faster than expected?

The long-awaited recovery may happen sooner than we thought. Part of our work in digital destination marketing education is to be your scouts. Your "ear to the ground." Your no-nonsense advisors about trends. Lately, we have a sense that significant tourism industry recovery may happen a bit earlier than many had expected. Conventional wisdom seemed to...

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How to be a Film Friendly Destination

Have you wondered how your destination can become film friendly? It doesn’t happen overnight, but there are steps you can take to let the right people know what your destination can offer to those who are looking to find the “perfect location” for a movie, TV show, commercial, or...

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Get more links to your CVB, DMO, or tourism partner website

 

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What’s hot on our social media channels?

What are our followers interested in on Tourism Currents social media? There's an expression - "Eat your own dog food" - which is a rather gross way of saying, "Take your own advice." For years we've been encouraging clients and subscribers to integrate their destination marketing so that they don't operate social channels,...

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Marketing ideas for every budget

How is your marketing budget looking these days? One of our clients recently asked us to include basic budget spending advice in a presentation - what would we recommend for organizations with no money or time, some money and time, and a decent amount of money and time. That challenged us to...

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How to do Instagram hashtag research for tourism marketing

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