Upcoming Events

Upcoming Tourism Keys Internet Marketing Events

Tourism Keys Seminars

9:00 am -3:30 pm
Cost: $60 for both days
Fees cover hospitality, meeting room costs and take home learning materials!

NOTE: Spaces remaining are filled first-come, first-served upon receipt of payment.


The elements described below include inspiring presentations and hands-on-keys learning experiences.

Core elements over the two day program include:

  • Understanding the Needs and Opportunities of Niche Markets
  • Keyword Phrases: learn five places to find keywords and create keyword combintations.
  • Web page 101 – focusing on the three most important core elements and how to make yours stand out and produce results: Calls to Action, Headlines, Images
  • Newsletters – how and why you must use them.
  • The Current State of the Web – How Web 2.0 has created opportunities that most tourism businesses don’t know exist.
  • Blogging – starting your own blog…. How to blog to boost your business and extend relationships with your ideal guests. Bloggers learn ways to extend their marketing opportunties using this important tool.
  • Feeds – using them to to enhance your relationships with your ideal guests.
  • Social Marketing: How and Why Facebook may be your best marketing tool
  • Multimedia – photos, audio and video tools including Podcasting
  • Maps – Make your own maps to demonstrate “We’re easy to Get to” and share local treasures. Put yourself on Google’s Map!
  • SEO and SEM – Get them to your Web site.

Spaces Remaining
as of Nov 7
Host Location
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19-20, 2007
Sault Ste Marie

Algoma Water Tower
360 Great Northern Rd
Sault Ste. Marie, ON

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22-23, 2007

Parry Sound / Huntsville

Holiday Inn Express
The Muskoka Room
Hwy 60 & 11, Huntsville, ON

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28-29, 2007
North Bay

Holiday Inn Express
The Garland Room
1325 Seymour St, North Bay, ON

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3-4, 2007
Best Western
349 Government St., 
Dryden, ON
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6-7, 2007
Thunder Bay

The Victoria Inn
555 West Arthur St.
Thunder Bay, ON

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14-15, 2008

The Radisson
85 St. Anne Road ,
Sudbury ON
(705) 675-1123

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17-18, 2008

Days Inn & Conference Centre
14 Mountjoy Street South
Timmins, ON

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Feb 11-12, 2008 Thunder Bay Valhalla Inn and Conference Centre
1 Valhalla Inn Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Feb 14-15, 2008 South River Blue Canoe,
100 Ottawa Ave.
South River, ON
The Cluster Workshop: geared to communities with shared Web content.
March 26-27, 2008

tba ,
Sudbury ON

Visit the Web site to register or learn more
One Day Workshops
April 2008
throughout Northern Ontario Learn to master your digital camera and use digital photos and video.

I don’t think I’ve ever been to a workshop where I’ve learned so much. Every aspect of the workshop I found extremely relevant and I came away with so many new ideas my head was buzzing.” ~ Louise Parkinson, Ontario.