Argyll and the Isles Apps looking for Area Tourism Representatives

Argyll needs you


Argyll and the Isles Apps Mobile Network Grows from Strength to Strength

Argyll and the Isles Apps has just completed phase one of its strategic business plan and marketing strategy, setting up a network across mobile, web and social media.  Argyll and the Isles Apps has spent the last three years building the network which is now the strongest tourism network in Argyll and the Isles with over 123,000 unique visitors on web with a yearly growth in excess of 30% year on year ( over 10 times more than any other tourism group in the area).Social Media – twitter followers across our network which includes

  • Argyll and the Isles Apps – 4,058 @Argyll_IslesApp
  • MarineBlast (marine tourism resource) 1,892 @MarineBlast
  • Argyll Marine Tourism Group – 667 (just started in August) @ArgyllMTourism

Argyll and the Isles Apps is unique in not only having the biggest and fastest growing tourism network, it also has the biggest and fastest growing marine tourism network with over 17,500 members covering the whole of Scotland and now Northern Ireland.

Phase two is the implementation of our marketing strategy, and for this we require a network of area representatives, who would be happy to feed information relating to their area to our team. This is a passion driven post unencumbered by any financial reward.   Ideally you will be passionate about your area and involved in tourism in some way and happy to promote your area.   An interest in social media and marketing would be beneficial however, what we really need is people who can provide us with accurate information on events etc to help us highlight and promote their area through our network. So if you are interested in land based tourism or marine tourism and think you could help promote your area please contact us at


Paddle Argyll – Easier than you imagine

north ledaig kayaking

With a coastline longer than France and innumerable lochs and rivers, Argyll is the perfect place to ‘paddle’.   With guided groups for novices and a wide variety of challenges for those more experienced Argyll is the perfect paddling playground. Continue reading

Cycle Argyll – Top Tips

bike shot loch eck 1 Argyll and the Isles is a fantastic place to cycle, whether you are into road touring, mountain biking or just out for a family cycle there are plenty of options to choose from. Argyll and the Isles is less than 2 hours drive from the central belt of Scotland making a great location for a day out, weekend away or longer. Continue reading

Argyll and the Isles Apps – changing the way we do tourism, forever

It’s a bold claim, but Argyll and the Isles Apps is confident that this year Argyll and the Isles will lead the rest of the country when it comes to mobile tourism with the launch of a new video website. This is the latest development in the organisation’s aim to deliver the most powerful toolkit possible to promote your business.

Developed by Marine Blast Multimedia, the company behind Argyll and the Isles Apps, the Marine Blast Videos website is aimed at the marine and tourism sectors. And this is no new development. Since its launch almost two years ago, Marine Blast Multimedia has grown its Marine Blast Directory Apps into the largest marine directory in the UK. With views of its videos on its dedicated YouTube channel standing at almost 730,000, producing videos for other businesses seems a natural progression. Continue reading