"Your presence has made a positive impact in our state's program" - Michael Wagler, Main Street Iowa State Coordinator
Whether you want to attract more businesses to participate, promote your activities and events, or reinforce your value proposition your Locable account has the tools you need to be successful. Access our 4-Part Marketing Main Street webinar series.
Locals need to see information multiple times and visitors (tourists) may not know where to look - make it easy to find information across local websites and on your community hub.
You are not alone. Community is what makes 'here' special and your community cares, show them how you impact their lives, give them a way to participate, and celebrate the small steps along the way.
Supercharge your website with our tools that plug in to your existing site or upgrade it to strengthen your online presence.
Promotion isn't your only responsibility and your members don't exactly make it easy for you. Now, most important marketing activities can be done in 15-minutes or less with a Marketing 3-4-5™ approach. Seriously.
Using Local Connections™ Main Streets, Chambers, and Visitors Authorities automates cross-promoting local businesses on your website and synchronizes calendars to automatically stay up-to-date on events in your community.
Make discovering upcoming events fast and easy, highlight past events and activities with galleries and writeups, curate member content to share and promote it, and more. Our marketing platform and related services make all of this easier and more affordable.
Businesses and nonprofits must effectively market themselves and when they only-have-to-do-one-thing it's easy to increase participation. With Locable, small businesses distribute their content across the internet automatically simply by updating their own website!
More than that, your members want to amplify your efforts to support, and each other, in a meaningful way.
Promote themselves, promote others, build community - together!
Locable automates adding events to your community calendar, business information to your directory, jobs and volunteer opportunities to their respective boards.
Our self-updating tools are like a digital version of the bulletin board you see at a coffee shop or a flyer in the window of a storefront on Main Street.
Your community has a unique story, telling it is easier than you probably realize and, you may even enjoy it.
Are you involved with a Main Street, Downtown Association, Chamber of Commerce, or Visitor's Authority and wonder, "How can we promote our community and businesses more effectively with limited staff time and budget?"
Does supporting your businesses and community ever feel like herding cats? Does coordinating promotional activities drive you to tears? Do you struggle to attract new members?
Locable is “like a community’s own social network.” - Lindsay Henderson, Vitality Director Webster City Iowa
Locable’s Local Connections™ technology automates cross-promotion and only a few active participants are needed to start seeing real benefits. We follow a proven approach to drive participation from local businesses and nonprofits making marketing impactful and truly sustainable.
Leverage Local Connections™ to pave the way to growth for local businesses, nonprofits, and your own organizations by reaching more people more places.
The world is changing but the importance of community isn't going away, now is the time to build your organization and support your members. Are you ready to #TakeBackLocal?
It's free for all to claim their Locable profile and participate. Because we provide easy-to-use tools that local businesses and nonprofits can use directly on their own websites, it's easy to increase participation.
So, stop chasing content, simply promote it on your website. It's like a digital version of the bulletin board you see at a coffee shop or a storefront window on Main Street.
Our tools can be added to supplement the existing content on your website, you can use our tools to upgrade your website, or you can launch a microsite specifically for community-sourced content. The choice is yours.
Plus, our tools include free marketing guidance and assistance including our transformational Marketing 3-4-5™ Training Program and In-Person Workshops. Free features include Marketing Missions™ which literally makes marketing recommendations based on their goals and then shows them how to do it while our platform includes most of the tools they'll need to be effective.
Promote your merchants and members, attract more visitors to your community, support economic development activities, and do it all quickly and easily without neglecting your many other responsibilities.
Our whole approach is based on the Marketing 3-4-5™ Framework and approach which is designed to make you effective at marketing without having to become an expert at marketing
Click here to learn about utilizing Marketing 3-4-5™ to start effectively marketing your organization and community.
Between working with clients, managing your staff, and staying on top of events and activities we know it can be difficult for you as a business owner to find time to market your business.
In an ideal world, you could grow your business, enjoy your days off and do marketing in your free time. The fact is that as a local business owner you're up against big companies with endless resources and times. You need an advantage that works with you and on your terms.