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The Art of Digital Marketing in 8 Great Resources

The Art of Digital Marketing in 8 Great Resources

by Penelope Kerr

Think of your marketing as an art form. The quote above represents just a few of the many words of wisdom heard from Liesl Barrell, Senior Business Development Manager at Unbounce, at the National Congress on Culture on May 22nd-23rd, 2014. Liesl shared with Congress delegates some tips on conquering online territory during a Digital…

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Building the Foundation: Tips on Organizing Arts and Cultural Events

Building the Foundation: Tips on Organizing Arts and Cultural Events

by Tom Haxell

Creating a large-scale event is similar to building a house. Before you can put up the walls, you must first build a solid foundation. In the first post of my blog series on Humber College and Lakeshore Arts’ joint Culture Days ventures, I talked about the beginning stages of orchestrating Etobicoke Lakeshore’s involvement in Culture…

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Tips on Reaching the University/College Crowd

Tips on Reaching the University/College Crowd

by Penelope Kerr

This post is the second in culture365’s youth/student blog series. Be sure to check out the first post, Let’s Go Viral: A Call to Youth.   Are you a cultural advocate determined to make a given arts/cultural event bigger and better than ever? Target local colleges and universities. Institutions of higher learning are teeming with…

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6 Tips for Community Organizers

6 Tips for Community Organizers

by Crystal Kolt

When people hear how many Culture Days activities are being planned in the North Central Canada region, they often ask how we’ve been so successful. Here are 6 suggestions: ADVICE AND INFORMATION. When I ask people about a project it is usually more of a request for advice or sharing of information instead of a…

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5 Tips to Help You Go From Draft to Live

5 Tips to Help You Go From Draft to Live

by Ontario Culture Days

Are you still in draft mode on the Culture Days website? When you click “publish,” your activity will automatically appear online. Draft activities are not visible on the website. Please publish so you can take full advantage of the upcoming marketing toolkits. You can modify your details after you have published.   Tip #1 – Publish…

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5 Tips for Documenting Culture Days Activities

by Ontario Culture Days

Supplies, transportation, volunteers…there are lots of details to keep track of as you prepare for an arts event. While prepping for the activity itself, it’s easy to forget about documenting it. Don’t let this happen to you! Good photographs help to capture the vibrancy and creativity of the event.    Pics or It Didn’t Happen…

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Tips For Writing A Culture Days Story

by Culture Days

Storytelling is a great way to share your Culture Days experience! But sometimes it’s easier said than done, so Culture Days has compiled a few handy tips to get the creative ball rolling. Sharing your story will undoubtedly inspire others to take action in their communities and support the arts and culture! Whether you were…

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Tips on How to Maximize Your Culture Days 2011 Experience

by Culture Days

Thanks to everyone who participated in and helped make Culture Days 2011 a weekend to remember! Your participation transformed September 30, October 1 & 2 into a wonderful celebration of arts and culture from coast to coast to coast. Though Culture Days is an annual 3-day event, the movement continues to grow year-round! Here are…

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Checklist for Hosting an Activity

by Culture Days

Whether you are a first time activity organizer or you’re participating for the second year, Culture Days has created a checklist with suggestions to help you host your activity and maximize both your and your participants’ Culture Days experience! Here are some things to keep in mind as you finalize preparations for your activity: Everyone…

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