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Social Media Skills For Tourism Businesses for beginners

Event Information:

Type: Business Growth

Venue: Leicestershire Promotions, 7-9 Every Street, Leicester, LE1 6AG, Leicestershire

Date: Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Time: 9:30am - 1:00pm

Member Price: FREE

Non-Member Price: FREE


Learn how to use social media to attract visitors to your tourism business. This session is for business owners new to social media who wish to learn and understand how it can benefit their business.

You will already know that social media is a crucial tool for any tourism business to build networks, advertise your business and build relationships with your customers.

This is a very practical workshop to help you understand and build new skills to use social media for your tourism business. It will provide a ‘how to’ guide to your marketing and how to successfully manage it day to day.

This workshop will help you identify who your audience is and what platforms will be best for your business as well as helping you understand how to post content and what best in practice content looks like.


This event is ideal for those who want to build confidence or make sure that they have a good basic knowledge of using social media. It will help reduce wasted time and ensure that your business is clearly visible online and will help you grow your business.


  • Identifying your audience and where they access social media
  • Create content that sells your business
  • A practical guide to posting on platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Top tips to manage your day-to-day marketing
  • Understanding social media reviews
  • Learning what tools are out there to help you


09:30 Arrival and refreshments

10:00 Social Media session

13:00 End session

To register please click this link.

If you have any special requirements, please email: or call on 0121 285 3800.

Event Terms:

Support under the Collaborate Support for Tourism Businesses Programme provided by Winning Moves and Leicestershire Promotions is only available to Leicestershire based tourism SME’s and therefore Collaborate Support for Tourism Businesses Programme have the right to cancel events at anytime if we do not receive sufficient quantities of Leicestershire businesses attending.