Scotland Starts Here
On this page you will find toolkits on how to work with us and use Scotland Starts Here to enhance your guest and customers experience.
Scotland Starts Here Proud Member Logo
Now you are a SSDA member why not tell your customers about Scotland Starts Here.
You can download our new proud member logo and attach it to your website and even better link it to www.scotlandstartshere.com so you visitors can find out more about our beautiful region and all it has to offer.
Toolkits and Media To Support Your Business
Scotland Starts Here Listing
How to set up your business listing on Scotland Starts Here
Scotland Starts Here Navigation
How to navigate your way around Scotland Starts Here
SSDA v SSH
When to Use Scotland Starts Here vs South of Scotland Destination Alliance
How to use our Scotland Starts Here media library - Crowdriff.
SSH Stakeholder Toolkit
How and when to use SSH branding and assets
SSDA Experiences Guide
A guide to developing memorable and authentic visitor experiances
Travel Trade Toolkit
Planning for In-bound sucess - working with the travel trade
Support the 'Scotland Starts Here' Content Library
SSDA have created a content database to better market your business and products for upcoming projects. If you would like to contribute to it in order to showcase both areas and your business in the best light, we are looking for high-quality media files that fulfil the following requirements:
- File type: Please save your images as jpeg, using the maximum quality setting, ideally HD 108`
- File size: Each image should be greater than 3800px (longest side)Y
- Colour space: Please ensure your images are saved using RGBY
- Watermarks and/or logos: Please make sure your images do not have any visible logos or watermarks
If your images have people in them we would require a model release form also completed and signed off
File type: Please save your video footage as mp4 or, ideally, we would want to work with RAW files where possible / unedited footage
Resolution: Video footage resolution should be at least 1920 x 1080
Look and feel: No talking heads or interview style content, good examples of video coverage would be Visit Berwickshire Coast or the Scottish Borders Food & Drink Network
If your videos have people in them we would require a model release form also completed and signed off.
Please also ensure that you own the copyright to any files you are sharing, or are acting on behalf of the copyright holder
- File Type: Ideally we would want to work with RAW files where possible / unedited footage
If your videos have people in them we would require a model release form also completed and signed off
Please also ensure that you own the copyright to any files you are sharing, or are acting on behalf of the copyright holder.