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12th April 2016

Mobile-friendly websites to rank higher on Google

Last year, Google started to penalise non-mobile-friendly websites in search results. This year, the need to be mobile-friendly grows stronger as Google continues to update its search algorithms. Our Web Development Officer, Jordan Taylor, says that starting in May 2016, all websites that are not mobile-friendly will be penalised even more compared to websites that are mobile-friendly, meaning that mobile-friendly websites will rank even higher in search results. This, of course, means that if your website is not mobile-friendly, you could be losing out on potential customers - even more so if your competitors websites are mobile-friendly.

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12th April 2016

Keep up to date with our Events & News Feeds at Discounted Rate

What better way to let your visitors know what’s going on in the County than adding a Shropshire Tourism Events Feed to your own website. The events feed displays a live feed of all the events listed by Shropshire Tourism direct on to your own website. So you can have a bang up to date list of all the main events in the area with no management required by you. The cost of having this feed is normally £95.00 + VAT but for April and May we are offering an event feed at only £80.00 + VAT.

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12th April 2016

Shropshire Tourism Price Promise

Shropshire Tourism’s recently launched Price Promise scheme continues to grow. It’s a great way of saving you money, improving your profitability and building customer loyalty. The principle behind Price Promise is that member businesses offer a guarantee to visitors that they will actually get the best rate by booking direct with the establishment themselves from the Shropshire Tourism website or from their own website rather than using an On Line Travel Agent (OTA) such as Booking.com, Late Rooms, Expedia etc.

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12th April 2016

Shropshire Days Out 2016 Now Available!

Shropshire Tourism's day visitor guide has now been delivered, featuring attractions, a handy fold out map, unique QR codes and special offer vouchers too. To make sure you have copies for your guests just give Jodie a call or pop in and pick some up if you are passing our office. Alternatively Pear Distribution can provide you with these and a collection of other leaflets too.

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18th March 2016

Mobile-friendly websites to rank higher on Google

Last year, Google started to penalise non-mobile friendly websites in search results. This year, the need for mobile-friendliness grows stronger as Google updates its algorithm.

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8th March 2016

Invitation to Tourism Businesses to Ironbridge Gorge Museums Open Day on Monday 21st March 2016

The team at Ironbridge are delighted to invite you, and one guest, to a special Tourism Industry Open Day which will be the perfect opportunity for you to see the museums for yourself with complimentary access to each of the ten sites.

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