• The Shifting Role of the DMO

    The Shifting Role of the DMO

    David says… As the tourism industry evolves, so must the role of the DMO. With visitor habits changing and the recognition of all involved in the promotion of a destination, Destination Marketing Organizations must begin to embrace their increasingly important role as destination managers. Read time: 4 minutes

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  • DMO Brand and Website Evaluation

    DMO Brand and Website Evaluation

    Leigh says… When it comes to destination marketing, first impressions are everything. As a result, a periodic DMO brand and communications evaluation can help ensure your website and marketing materials are fresh and relevant. Read time: 8 minutes

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  • Marketing Convention Districts–Big Business for Smaller DMOs

    Marketing Convention Districts–Big Business for Smaller DMOs

    Jim says… As meeting groups look beyond big convention cities for meeting and convention options, smaller destinations have the opportunity to elevate their destination’s meeting brand through convention districts that package meeting and entertainment offerings in convenient proximity to each other. Read time: 7 minutes

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  • Effective Pay Per Click Strategies to Drive Tourism

    Effective Pay Per Click Strategies to Drive Tourism

    Stamp says… Pay Per Click is the primary way to “get noticed” online using sponsored link ads. Get a basic understanding of this Search Engine Marketing Strategy, and put PPC to work for your DMO. Read time: 6 minutes

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  • 5 Mistakes to Avoid in DMO Marketing

    5 Mistakes to Avoid in DMO Marketing

    Camille says… Destination marketing in an ever-changing media landscape requires innovative and educated efforts to constantly engage and convert repeat visitors. Read about the top five DMO marketing mistakes and how to avoid them. Read time: under 6 minutes

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  • How to Measure the ROI of Digital Advertising

    How to Measure the ROI of Digital Advertising

    Stamp says… DMOs should be measuring the return on the investment to show stakeholders that their digital marketing strategy is working. Are you looking at the right metrics to determine the ROI of your digital strategy? Read time: under 4 minutes

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