Resources for Travel Marketers

Community Stories Hub

The Community Stories Hub is a curated stream of content to equip you with the insights and knowledge of what other travel & tourism brands are doing to effectively respond to this current pandemic.

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Localhood is a place where locals and creators can share their experiences supporting businesses, and where destinations can show the world the personal and inspiring stories of their people.

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Upcoming Virtual Events

Webinar: 8 Steps to Build a Digital Visitor’s Guide Using UGC — October 7, 2020, 3:00pm EST

In this webinar, we’ll run through the step-by-step process we used to build a digital visitor guide in partnership with Gulf County, Florida. You’ll walk away knowing how to create a similar experience no matter your skill level or familiarity with CrowdRiff.

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Customer Community Meetup — October 6, 2020 4:00pm EST

Our next Community Meetup will bring together marketers from DMOs across North America. These forums are a place to connect with one another, share ideas, and inspire new projects.

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How DMOs Use UGC to Run High-Impact, Low-Budget Campaigns — August 25, 2020

In this timely conversation, we dive deep into the latest strategies and tactics these lean DMO teams are using to drive results and keep costs down while remaining flexible and adaptable amidst the ongoing changes and opportunities in our industry.

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Balancing Local and Visitor Messaging as Your Destination Reopens — July 30, 2020

How do you clearly communicate with future visitors and your community about your destination’s reopening? Join this important conversation focused on tactics and strategies North American DMOs are using to build consumer trust without sacrificing resident sentiment.

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6 Local Campaigns from DMOs starting to Re-open — June 25, 2020

In this webinar, we showcased 6 DMOs who are starting to re-open to locals, and the campaigns they’re implementing to do so. This event featured guest panelists from Huntsville/Madison County CVB and Visit Bloomington.

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How to use CrowdRiff in your DMO’s recovery strategy — May 26, 2020

In this webinar, we will discuss how you can be using CrowdRiff’s visual marketing software in your COVID-19 recovery plan. From the “No Travel” phase to “Regional Travel”, there are a lot of different tactics you can employ to drive travel interest and reignite local tourism. We will include actionable examples from customers around the world at various stages of recovery.

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The Future of Tourism Podcast: The Rise of User-Generated Content — May 12, 2020

CrowdRiff’s CEO Dan Holowack, joined Simpleview to discuss how tourism marketing may change as we adjust to the new normal of travel, and how user-generated content will fulfill travelers’ cravings for authentic marketing experiences.

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How DMOs Are Using Social Media During COVID-19 — April 23, 2020

Our Sr. Content Marketing Manager, Julia Manoukian, hand-picked a number of inspiring social media examples and best practices from our customers and community at large to help inspire ideas for DMOs during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Skift Summit: Why Local is the Leading Edge of Destination Recovery — April 22, 2020

Our CEO, Dan Holowack, spoke with SkiftX Research Editor Jeremy Kressman about why locals matter more than ever and why CrowdRiff is building

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