The DMO Download
A weekly digest on economic development and cultural, heritage tourism news.
Learn about how one destination is using heritage tourism to bounce back from the pandemic, how DMOs can cope with economic unrest, how to build a website that converts users into visitors and so much more.
Check out the takeaways from Destinations International’s most recent convention, learn how Canada’s festivals are supporting the local economy, what marketing can do to boost your funding opportunities and so much more.
Read up on Hawaii’s new approach to tourism marketing, how destinations can use LinkedIn, more resources about GA4 and so much more.
Learn about Washington’s efforts to promote tourism, Maine’s success in tourism recovery, the importance of marketing your whole region and more.
Read more about how Blue Ridge Parkway generated over a billion dollars in sales, Chicago’s newest marketing campaign and more.
Learn about travelers’ summer vacation plans, check out how Austin is promoting economic and cultural development in their region and so much more.
Read about regenerative tourism, learn more about Gen Z travelers, check out what the Metaverse has to offer DMOs and more.
This week, catch up on the latest travel data from Destination Analysts, read about how a Pennsylvania tourism authority is promoting bike-friendly travel, what the latest Covid requirements means for international travel, how to manage your visitors’ expectations this summer and more. Keep reading!
See an example of a successful downtown revitalization, learn what visitors want from travel brands, read about travel app updates and what it tells us about visitor expectations, get updated on Google Analytics 4 and more.
This week, we have a lot of helpful destination marketing and economic development resources for you to catch up on. Read about the United States’ newest tourism marketing strategy, a high-speed train that could open up new opportunities for destinations, how one city is fostering creative growth and economic development and more.
Read about creative new marketing campaigns, how to overcome an underfunded marketing budget, why influencers might be the answer for your content conundrums and more.
Read about opportunities from the labor shortage, a clever campaign from Visit Iceland, new trends in business travel and more.