visitPA.com is the Pennsylvania Tourism Office’s chief marketing tool. With travelers researching, planning and booking more and more of their travel online, visitPA.com will continue to serve as our travel inspiration and planning hub. The site boasts an extensive database of more than 10,000 attractions and hundreds of events searchable by region, date, or type of activity. Using the The Fantastic Roadtrip-a-Matic travelers can also choose from a wide selection of PA roadtrips designed to appeal to travelers with a specific passion or interest.
visitPA.com can also be a valuable addition to your arsenal of marketing tools. The site hosted 2 million visitors and 9 million pageviews in 2010. We offer several opportunities to expand your marketing reach by listing your business on visitPA.com, adding your events to the site’s event calendar, and offering deals that appeal to today’s cost-conscious traveler. For the visitPA.com Year in Review Report, click here.
Listing your Business and Events on visitPA.com
Listing your business/destination on visitPA.com offers you the potential to reach 1.2 million travel consumers at essentially no cost to you beyond a few moments of your time. You can even include a description and photo(s) that are sure to captivate the imagination. It takes us about a week once we hear from you to verify your tourism business for visitPA.com. Once verified, we’ll send you an email with a user name and password so you can update your listing when you need to.
If you already have a listing on visitPA.com, click here to edit your business information.
You can also list your events on visitPA.com. Just click here and follow the instructions. We'll see to it that your information is displayed on visitPA.com.
Calendar of Events
Take advantage of having your event promoted on visitPA.com for FREE. Your event might even be selected to appear on the visitPA.com home page or as the Featured Event in visitPA.com's "Things to Do" section. Just complete the Event Form and e-mail it to submit@visitPA.com and we’ll see that your event gets posted on visitPA.com.
Travel Deals & Events
Take advantage of having your business deal or events promoted on visitPA.com’s Travel Deals & Events page. This page is promoted monthly to our 180,000+ email subscribers. Please contact one of our sales representatives for more information.
Cities & Towns
If your city or town doesn't already appear on http://www.visitpa.com/destinations, please complete & submit this form: http://www.visitpa.com/submit-your-city-or-town-inclusion-visitpacom for consideration. Please also supply at least one photo to submit@visitPA.com.
Link to Us
With the size and amount of relevant content on visitPA.com, the site consistently ranks high within organic searches. By placing your organization’s listing on visitPA.com, your site gains greater visibility to an audience of users of a high-traffic site. Linking to visitPA.com also provides greater visibility by taking advantage of the way search engines, particularly Google, use to evaluate and rank Web sites. The more links you have to high-ranking sites such as visitPA.com, the better chance you have to rank higher within keyword searches.
To include a link to visitPA.com on your web site, use the visitPA.com logo.