Submit your visitor-friendly events, festivals, and activities. These will be included in our online calendar. If you need to edit an existing event or if you have any problems submitting your event, please email [email protected] with “event calendar” in the subject line. Submit to the Calendar of Events Now!
Submit items to let the media know about Sonoma County's new and changing tourism-related businesses. Items are published on our website and each month a summary is sent to our media contacts. Submit to What's New Now!
SCT offers tourism-related businesses a free web listing on www.sonomacounty.com. This includes your address, phone number, web link, description, photos, videos and deals. To update your information, you will be given a login and password for the Sonoma County Partner Extranet. To receive a login and password to the Sonoma County Partner Extranet, please contact Beth Snow, marketing manager, at [email protected].
The information you provide will be used to update your business profile listing on www.SonomaCounty.com, including deals. It will also be used for the Sonoma County Visitor Guide, various marketing programs, and for our sales efforts for meetings, group travel and weddings. And because we assist hundreds of journalists per year, we will use it to tell your story to travel and business media.
Did you lose your password? We can reset it for you. Email [email protected].
If you already have a login and password, and need help updating your business profile, you will find tutorials in Resources and Training.
Can’t find your business listing?
To get listed, your business must be in Sonoma County, and be tourism-related.To have your business listed on our website, please submit your information here.
“Your SonomaCounty.com website is doing great for all of my lodging clients. It is normally in the top three referral directories into their website. These special deals help a lot! Thanks for sending us reminders so that we keep the specials going.” Christine Gustafson, InnLight Marketing
Because you make Sonoma County a desirable travel destination, we want you to be involved in our efforts of attracting more media, resulting in positive travel stories being generated worldwide.We need your help as we assist increasing number of journalists. In order to connect you, our partners, directly with writers who are visiting Sonoma County, we’re producing the Sonoma County Journalists Handbook, which will be available to qualified journalists.
This is your chance to showcase your business to an even larger number of journalists. Journalists who receive the handbook will contact you directly to redeem the offers. An offer can be a free wine tasting and tour, a 60 percent-off media rate for lodging, a free meal, or even 60 percent off a spa treatment. The choice of what to offer is yours. This is your chance to show journalists the best of what you offer.
Offers are submitted through the Partner Extranet. If you do not have a login, lost your password, or are not sure you have a member record, please email [email protected]. Please read: How to add your offer for the Journalist Handbook (pdf)
We recommend you update SF Travel and Visit California, too.
If you are a member of SF Travel, the official destination marketing organization for San Francisco, don't forget to update your listing on their site as well. You can find out all about how to do this on their partner portal at http://www.sftravel.com/partners/.
Visit California, the official marketing organization for the state of California, also runs a fantastic web site and they are always looking for stories, ideas and content. Head over to their industry site for more information on how to work with them: http://industry.visitcalifornia.com/
And don't forget to update Google!
Sonoma County Tourism promotes your business to thousands of web visitors every day. But don't just rely on our website to get the word out. We want you to get AS MUCH exposure as you can. We highly recommend that you take a few minutes to claim your business on search engines like Google and Bing to increase your visibility to travelers.
Your first step - read about Google Places and how to get your correct information online. Start here: Google Places for Businesses.
Your next step - complete the first step. Really. We mean it.