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
Date
City
Host Location
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November
19-20, 2007
Sault Ste Marie

Algoma Water Tower
360 Great Northern Rd
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
705-949-8111

see photos
November
22-23, 2007

Parry Sound / Huntsville

Holiday Inn Express
The Muskoka Room
Hwy 60 & 11, Huntsville, ON
705-788-9500

see photos
November
28-29, 2007
North Bay

Holiday Inn Express
The Garland Room
1325 Seymour St, North Bay, ON
705-476-7700

see photos
December
3-4, 2007
Dryden
Best Western
349 Government St., 
Dryden, ON
 
807-223-3201
see photos
December
6-7, 2007
Thunder Bay

The Victoria Inn
555 West Arthur St.
Thunder Bay, ON
807-577-8481

see photos
January
14-15, 2008
Sudbury

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

see photos
January
17-18, 2008
Timmins

Days Inn & Conference Centre
14 Mountjoy Street South
Timmins, ON
705-267-6211

see photos
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
Sudbury

tba ,
Sudbury ON

www.thedigitaltourist.ca/
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.