E-1 - Social Media Success - It's all in the Palm of Your Hand

Friday, Feb 24, 2017
11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Discover how to get your social media message to your audience from top content producers and social media influencers. It doesn't matter if you're a festival or event organizer, hotel or tour operator, restaurant or tourist attraction owner, or a destination trying to attract business; the same rules apply.

Did you know there are more people who watch Netflix and YouTube than all cable TV combined? Did you know people are now spending an average of five hours a day on their smartphones? Did you know more people are finding and clicking through to tourism websites via social media than Google?

If you're looking to elevate your social and digital media presence, you've come to the right place. Whether you're an individual or business looking to expand your social media presence, this social media content production, and amplification workshop will leave you with a long list of tips and tricks. You'll learn how to use multiple platforms to help raise your digital profile so you and your company can further efforts within the online world in an informed way.

Top Three Learnings

  • Learn tips and tricks about social media content generation and how to generate response from your audience of choice.
  • Learn how to shoot engaging short-form video and editing photos to make them shareable from your smartphone.
  • Learn how to write engaging social media posts that people will want to 'Like' and then 'Follow' you.

Location: Level 1 - Oak Bay

Speaker: Jim Barr, Chris Wheeler, Rebecca Bollwitt