The Beat Category - Social Media Thu, 05 May 2016 04:47:22 GMT #GoTourNY Photo Contest Promotes Motorcycle Routes in the 1000 Islands & Adirondacks Tag Photos with #GoTourNY for a Chance to Win a $50 Gas Card or GoPro Camera Lake Placid, N.Y. - A new contest sponsored by is underway, encouraging motorcyclists riding in the 1000 Islands Region and the Adirondacks to take photos of their adventures and post to social media channels with the hashtag #GoTourNY for a chance to win a weekly or monthly prize. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT NYC & Co. Encourages New Yorkers to Explore Their Own Backyards as Part of See Your City Campaign Second Phase of Marketing Effort Gives New Yorkers a Unique Perspective on the Five Boroughs Collaboration with Social Media Ambassadors Encourages Sharing of Experiences, Tips, Stories and More through Imagery New York, N.Y. (May 18) - Today NYC & Company announced the next phase of See Your City to motivate New Yorkers to explore the diverse neighborhoods and boroughs of their city. The second phase of the campaign, sponsored by American Express®, highlights 10 new neighborhoods throughout the five boroughs and features expanded social integration to showcase the City as a must-see destination for New Yorkers. The campaign strategy is inspired by the U.S. Travel Association's Project: Time Off, an initiative aimed to change mind-sets, shift American culture and motivate Americans to use more of their paid time off ( For more information on the campaign and neighborhoods, visit Mon, 18 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT ABM Preparing To Come “Out Of Hibernation” Clayton, N.Y. - The Antique Boat Museum, North America's premier freshwater nautical museum based in Clayton, NY, announced today the details of Opening Weekend 2013 and its corresponding countdown campaign. Beginning on Friday, March 22, the Antique Boat Museum will kick-off a 49 day countdown campaign to the 49th annual opening of the Museum on Friday, May 10. The campaign, "Out of ... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT 44 Lakes Blog Up and Running Gloversville, N.Y. - The Fulton County Regional Chamber of Commerce & Industry is seeking information for the Tourism Department to blog about on the tourism website, In 2011 the tourism website,, was updated with user-friendly features including an event calendar, interactive map, and photo gallery.  Another feature of the website is the ... Wed, 06 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT I LOVE NEW YORK Tops 1 Million Milestone on Facebook Engaging and Fun Social Media Campaign Attracting More than 70,000 Fans Per Week Albany, N.Y. - There are now a million more reasons to love New York! I LOVE NEW YORK, already the top-ranked Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) in North America on Twitter, has reached a social media milestone of one million "LIKES" on Facebook, making it now the first and only state in the nation with more ... Tue, 15 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT I LOVE NY Social Media Seeking a Shorty! The Shorty Awards honor the best people and organizations on Twitter and social media. Nominations may be made through Twitter and this website, culminating in an awards ceremony that recognizes the winners in dozens of official categories, as well as thousands of crowd-sourced categories. For the first time, the Shorty Awards will also honor the industry's best agencies and social media ... Fri, 21 Jan 2011 07:00:00 GMT New York A Rising Star in State Tourism on Social Media I LOVE NEW YORK Tops 100,000 Mark on Facebook Team I LOVE NY is bringing fans together by creating an online travel and tourism community  Albany, N.Y. - I LOVE NEW YORK, the top-ranked number one Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) in North America on Twitter, is setting its sights on becoming the nation's number one DMO in its social media endeavors - and at virtually no cost to New ... Mon, 10 Jan 2011 07:00:00 GMT Team I LOVE NY: Favorite Outdoor Winter Activities    The members of Team I LOVE NY were asked: "What is your favorite New York State outdoor winter activity?" and here are the answers that a few members posted on the I LOVE NY fan page on Facebook. "Climbing the ADK's before first snow! Always with the camera in tow"- Katrina Lewis, Dallas, TX "Ice skating in Central Park..."- Gregory Theofanidis, Thessaloniki, Greece "Snowshoeing, ... Wed, 24 Nov 2010 07:00:00 GMT New York State Invites Facebook Users to Join TEAM I LOVE NY I LOVE NEW YORK now boasts more than 50,000 Facebook Fans New York, N.Y. - I LOVE NEW YORK, New York State's travel and tourism program, recently introduced  a social media initiative, Team I LOVE NY, and is inviting Facebook fans, and anyone that loves New York, to join in. Team I LOVE NY is a new online travel and tourism community that makes active Facebook fans a part of the I LOVE NEW ... Thu, 14 Oct 2010 07:00:00 GMT @I_LOVE_NY Twitter Handle Becomes First State Tourism Account to Reach 20,000 Followers New York State Leads the State Tourism Category on Twitter in U.S. and Canada New York, N.Y. - New York State's @I_LOVE_NY Twitter handle is the first state tourism account in the U.S. and Canada to reach 20,000 followers, placing the Empire State number one on the list of state tourism Twitter accounts, according to the blog, which lists rankings rated by ... Wed, 12 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT