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Monday Marketing Minutes with Tomahawk

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Today in the nest we talk about SEO & Google Ads . . . better together. Watch our Monday Marketing Minutes and find out why they are a match made in heaven this valentines week.

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New Entrant: How global giant ADARA plans to plug NZ tourism's data gap

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A global shift towards cost-effective, performance-driven marketing solutions has prompted US travel data co-operative, ADARA, to enter the New Zealand market via a new partnership with Auckland-based Tomahawk.

ADARA’s vice president of tourism for Asia Pacific, Matthew Zatto, tells us about the Californian-headquartered company, what expertise this tie-up is going to offer New Zealand tourism, and who should tap into the exciting new service offered by the partners.

ADARA is not a name many in NZ would be familiar with – can you tell us more about the company? 

ADARA is a Silicon Valley-based data solutions company for the travel & tourism industry.

Founded back in 2009, we have built the world’s travel data co-op that connects the search, booking and loyalty data of...

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Monday Marketing Minutes with Tomahawk

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This week in the nest we talk about the Power of Video Marketing . . . it's cheaper than you think!

Viewers remember 95% of a message when they watch a video vs. 10% when reading. The video campaigns we run for clients get a 1,200% increase in engagement & on average enjoy a 24% increase in bookings!

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Tomahawk partners with ADARA to provide Tourism Insights for New Zealand

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Tomahawk are pleased to announce their partnership with ADARA, the data solution for travel & tourism brands. ADARA’s travel data co-op, the world’s largest, connects over 200 leading travel brands to create the most comprehensive view of the world's travellers and their behaviours across brands, channels, and devices.
 
The tourism industry continues to call out for better tourism data and insights noting that the Tourism 2015 framework included data as an original pillar to unite New Zealand’s tourism industry and set it up for strong, economic growth. Charlie Ives, Executive Officer of Regional Tourism New Zealand declared in his 2018 Tourism Report Card that tourism data was “Not Achieved.” It is one of the missing puzzle pieces required to drive New Zealand Tourism...

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Google your Business with Google My Business

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Tomahawk are excited to share our recent Google My Business (GMB) webinar. This free tool can boost your website traffic and in turn, your business. Your business listing will appear on Google Search, Google maps and more. 

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Setting up your GMB Account

Don't currently have a Google My Business Listing? Follow our step by step guide to setting up your account.

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Why your tourism business needs Google My Business

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Google My Business (GMB) is a free tool that can boost your business allowing you to manage how your business appears on Google Search, Google maps and more. 

GMB is packed with features that allows you to share vital information about your tourism business acting like a "mini-website". Quickly share your contact details, images, reviews and even include a social media style interactive Q&A where you can directly engage with users. 

It is a powerful booster for your Local Search Engine Optimisation. Think about it, when people search for a place to stay or activity to do that is near them, they're usually very close to making a booking.

If you haven’t already set up and verified your Google My Business Account and engaging with GMB every week like you would your social media,...

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