Social Media for Tour Guides
Event on 2012-11-08 10:00:00
Tour Guides are supposed to be social, right?
LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest: You can't put it off any longer. Social media is a fantastic way to promote your tour guiding business, but you need a little help. Maybe you don't know your tweets from your pins, or you have never used Facebook before. Maybe you are not sure how LinkedIn can be a key busienss tool for you. Or maybe you started to set it all up, and then just didn't do anything with it. This course is for you!
We will begin with an overview of all four of these social media networks and discuss their features and benefits. Then, we will dive into each of them in a hands-on workshop. This will allow you the ability to create, edit and manage your social media from now on. from 9:45am – Arrival and set up
10:00am – 10:30am: Introduction to Social Media
An introduction to social media and how it can compliment a tour guiding business
10:30am – 11:45am: LinkedIn
A discussion of set up, completing your profile, connecting with others, group discussions, answers, and SEO
11:45am – 12:00pm: break and questions
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Facebook
Personal vs. business pages, setting up a business page, updating, using photos, getting "likes"
1:00pm – 1:45pm: break for lunch
1:45pm – 2:45pm: Twitter
Setting up an account, navigation of Twitter, how to reply, retweet, and why, using Twitter as engagement and information tool
2:45p – 3:00pm: break and questions
3:00pm – 3:45pm: Pinterest
Overview of platform, how to set up a board, how to pin something, and the reasons why you do this
3:45pm – 4:00pm: Conclusion and questions
Each session will include a basic tour of the network and hands-on editing. You will be creating your social media as we go, and this can be the basis for your business. This workshop is intended for you to get it all going, and you will be able to do basic maintenance from now on. Bring your laptop, ipad or other device to work hands-on during each session.
Does this look like a workshop that would benefit your tour guiding business? If so, CLICK BOOK NOW to enroll and take advantage of the EARLY BIRD price. Share this email with your fellow tour guides too!
at Innovation Warehouse
1 East Poultry Avenue, 1st Floor
City of London, United Kingdom