Top tips to make the most of your membership
7 Ways to get the most out of your Welcome to Yorkshire Y membership
Designed to maximise your membership, these tips are a reminder of how we are here to help.
Boost enquiries through yorkshire.com
• Create and update your dedicated website page on the award-winning Welcome to Yorkshire website as often as you like. Go to yorkshire.com/yourbusiness to find out how to showcase your business to the site’s five million visitors.
• Login to your member area on the industry website to promote and upload your offers, packages and events. Your dedicated member login details will be sent to you when joining.
Display your Yorkshire branding with pride
• Display your Welcome to Yorkshire plaque prominently at your premises.
• Use the Welcome to Yorkshire logo on your marketing material and website. Download a copy at yorkshire.com/industry
• Let visitors see how great Yorkshire is by uploading our Yorkshire film onto your website. Download the video at yorkshire.com/industry
• Wear your Y badge with pride and assure visitors of a warm Yorkshire welcome.
• Order free Welcome to Yorkshire literature for display in your reception and guest areas. Visit InfoDisplay.org to register.
Tap into specialist marketing expertise
• Use your free guide to tourism marketing to help you attract more visitors. You can find this in your welcome pack, download it from yorkshire.com/industry or contact Philippa Kelly on the details below.
• Enhance your brochures and website with professional photos from our extensive image library at yorkshire.com/industry - free of charge.
Raise awareness of your business
• Get involved in our prominent campaigns promoting the county. Take a look at the marketing opportunities guide at yorkshire.com/marketingopps or contact us to discuss specific opportunities for your business.
• Have you got a PR story to tell or are you interested in hosting a journalist familiarisation visit? Contact Marie Christopher on 0113 322 3537 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Connect your business with Welcome to Yorkshire on Facebook and Twitter – follow us on twitter @welcome2yorks and become a fan facebook.com/welcometoyorkshire
Enhance your training and networking
• Join monthly member events and workshops, and get reduced rates on courses run by Welcome to Yorkshire partners. See the full list at yorkshire.com/memberevents
• Capitalise on exclusive advertising rates in our publications and website. Go to yorkshire.com/marketingopps
• Take advantage of the preferential rates for accepting credit card payments with Global Payments.
• Save 10% on your insurance at Windsors Insurance. Call 01924 241907.
• Call Ware & Kaye LLP solicitors for a free initial consultation and discounted rates on their legal helpline. Call 01904 716000.
• Take a look at our supplier offers for discounts and savings offered by other supplier members.