All Posts By

Central Counties Tourism

Geotag
Featured Articles
February 19, 2019

What Is Geotagging?

Why should you add your business’s geographical location to your digital content? Known as ‘geotagging’, it will increase the visibility of your posts on social networks and help grow your followers by revealing exactly where you are. That makes it…
Read More
ROI
Featured Articles
February 7, 2019

How to Measure Your Social Media ROI

Social media is revolutionizing how we associate with one another, as well as how consumers purchase goods and services. It has transformed how consumers interact with businesses by creating actual relationships between brands and people. In light of the continuing…
Read More
Get More Followers
Featured Articles
January 31, 2019

How to Accelerate Instagram Growth (without Buying Followers)

With more than 1 billion daily users globally and an estimated 10.4 million Canadians users in 2018, Instagram is understandably one of the most important social platforms your business should be using. However, if you don’t have a lot of…
Read More
Social Networking
Featured Articles
January 16, 2019

The Best Times to Post on Social Media

Whether in business or life, timing is everything. The same adage applies to social media marketing. You know by using social media tools to promote your business you’re enhancing your overall marketing and engagement strategy. But how can you tell…
Read More
Social Influencer
Featured Articles
December 12, 2018

How Social Influencers Can Help You Attract Customers

Call it a marketing phenomenon of the digital age, but social influencers may be what your business’s marketing strategy lacks to attract new customers. You may ask yourself: “What the heck is a social influencer?” In simple terms, it is…
Read More
Hashtag
Featured Articles
December 12, 2018

A Guide to Using Hashtags

Using hashtags in your digital content can significantly enhance your social marketing and engagement campaigns by helping grow your reach. They function like keyword phrases do on a website. The hashtag originated on Twitter in 2007. Since then, its use…
Read More
Roadtrip
Media Room
November 27, 2018

Executive Director November Recap

Good Day, This past weekend, my oldest had his last lacrosse tournament of the season down in Pennsylvania.  Trish and I decided to make a mini vacation out of it, so on early Friday morning we packed up the mini…
Read More
Social Media
Featured Articles
November 20, 2018

Why You Should Use Social Media to Promote Your Business

In our hyper-connected world, using social media tools to promote your business cannot be understated. While at first it can feel overwhelming, taking the time to learn how to use social media to boost your visibility online can go a…
Read More
Cillian Murphy, International Award-Winning Tourism Speaker
Featured Articles
May 18, 2018

Central Counties Tourism Symposiums a Success

Symposium 2018 was a success! 400 region businesses and stakeholders gathered to network, share ideas and learn. Stay tuned for our Symposium 2019 announcement. Its going to be BIG! Join us in early 2019 for one BIG (2 day event)…
Read More
Featured Articles
July 26, 2017

Extend Summer into Your Shoulder Season

It’s summer and business is booming! We all know this is the best time of the year to be a Central Counties business owner. However, the shoulder season will soon be upon us, and now is the time savvy business…
Read More
Featured Articles
June 28, 2017

Central Counties New Board Members

The Central Counties board welcomes new Directors, Kelly O’Brien, Galen Weston Centre for Food, Durham College; Angela Poletto, TRCA; and, Jeff Duncan, Councillor, Town of Erin. A special thank to departing board members Rob Kadlovski and Derek Edwards. Rob and…
Read More
Featured Articles
June 28, 2017

Congratulations to Member Spotlight Recipients

York Durham Heritage Railway, Town of East Gwillimbury, and the Alton Mill Arts Centre, were recognized for their work with community businesses, Central Counties and other tourism stakeholders. Picture: Left to right: Jordan Grant (Alton Mill Arts Centre), Lori Woodyatt…
Read More