THE CHAMBER BUSINESS GATEWAY
As Easy As 1-2-3-4!

1) What is a Chamber Business Gateway?



It's a professional-looking, easy-to-use Web "storefront" for your business, integrated right into the Chamber of Commerce website. On your Gateway, you can post product and service information, photos, your logo, contact details and more. You get a beautifully designed Internet marketing presence that can go live in as little as 15 minutes. You don't even need to have a website!

2) Why should I subscribe?

Two words: visitor traffic. The Chamber website gets it -- thousands of visitors every month looking for real estate, hotels, restaurants, services and more. They're hot prospects, ready to buy. When you have a Chamber Business Gateway for your business, they can find your page with a simple search, learn about your business, and contact you immediately. Bingo. Instant customer.

3) Sounds perfect for my business. How much does it cost?

A Chamber Business Gateway starts at $29.95 a month, plus a one-time setup fee of $25. Your subscription fee includes a full mini Web presence, including free online marketing features and our simple Gateway management system that lets you update your Gateway in seconds. Additional features, such as our online coupon creation tool, come with a small extra charge. It's the best marketing investment you'll ever make.

4) I'm sold! How do I sign up?

» Sign up for your own Chamber Business Gateway today!

If you have marketing copy (such as for a brochure), photos of your business or products, and your company logo in digital form, have them ready. After you sign up, we'll walk you through a simple Gateway setup process that will show you how to enter your company information, upload your images, and get your Gateway up live today, ready to start turning Chamber web traffic into new business!

More Information About The
Chamber Business Gateway

The Chamber Business Gateway is an easy-to-use, effective online marketing tool that gives Chamber member businesses the power to capture Chamber website traffic and turn it into hot leads who are ready to become customers immediately!

Designed especially for the Gold Beach Chamber, the Chamber Business Gateway creates a beautiful "digital storefront" for your business on the Chamber website. When visitors hit the site looking for restaurants, hotels, real estate and other products and services, a quick search brings up your Gateway. The prospect can contact you immediately to do business or go to your website. It's that easy!

Even if you don't have a website, a Chamber Business Gateway lets you capture your share of the Internet market. Everybody wins: you get new customers, your Chamber provides a valuable service, your city gets new visitors, and visitors find what they need. All for as little as $29.95 a month! Click below to find out more, or click the "Sign Up" link to the left to get your Chamber Business Gateway in as little as 15 minutes!

» Why A Chamber Business Gateway Is Right For Your Business Click here to find out how.

  • It gives you the ability to leverage the Chamber's marketing and website advertising expenditures to your advantage by turning Chamber web traffic-10,000+ visitors every month-into ready-to-buy prospects.
  • You get more marketing exposure for a fraction of the cost of advertising, direct mail, or even a Yellow Pages ad.
  • You can customize your Chamber Business Gateway any way you like, including text, photos, logo and more.
  • It is beautifully designed to show off your business in the best possible light, enhancing your current marketing.
  • Any visitor can figure out how to use it in seconds.
  • You can set up a Chamber Business Gateway in as little as 15 minutes, even if you don't know anything about the Internet.
  • The Chamber Business Gateway will evolve to offer you new ways to generate income online for your business with tools such as ecommerce, online coupons, e-newsletters, photo galleries, and more.
  • It offers tracking and statistics so that you can see who is visiting your Gateway and what they are looking at.
  • You'll get access to community building tools, marketing opportunities, on-going education, tips & tricks on how to make your Chamber Business Gateway more effective, and more!

» Why A Chamber Business Gateway Is Right For Your Visitors Click here to find out how.

  • They can find what they need quickly and easily, without a middleman.
  • They can contact you instantly to get what they want.
  • You save on marketing expenses and can pass that savings onto Gateway customers if you wish, making you more competitive.
  • They come away with a positive experience about the Chamber, your business, and your community.

» Why A Chamber Business Gateway Is Right For Your Chamber Click here to find out how.

  • The system helps your Chamber better fulfill their mission of promoting local business with an easy-to-use solution that costs the Chamber nothing.
  • It actually generates revenue for the Chamber, which is put back into website promotion and marketing of the local business community.
  • It enhances the credibility of the Chamber and business community with professional design and presentation.
  • It assists the Chamber in helping member businesses maximize their return on their marketing investment, creating a healthier local business environment.

See what a Chamber Business Gateway looks like -- click here!

How much does a Chamber Business Gateway cost? It starts at $29.95 per month, plus a one-time $25 setup fee. The subscription includes a full mini web presence, including a number of free features. There are optional features, such as a coupon creation tool, that are available for a small additional monthly fee, so you can customize your Gateway with all the features that your customers love. More optional features will debut regularly.

Q: I ALREADY HAVE A WEBSITE.
Why should I sign up for a Chamber Business Gateway?

Your website increases in value with every new visitor that sees it. The Chamber Business Gateway brings your site new visitors. The Chamber's web site attracts thousands of targeted prospects each month. The Gateway helps those visitors find your business with one easy search. A Chamber Business Gateway is the most cost effective way to increase traffic to your site.

Other benefits

Be found more easily by Google and other search engines Search engines have become the key drivers of online sales, but it can be difficult for a new website owner to get his site seen on the search engines. The Chamber Business Gateway uses the great content on the Chamber website and other member businesses in the network to attract more attention from search engines, translating to more Chamber website traffic and more customers for you.

Be found more often by Chamber visitors A Chamber Business Gateway is like having a full-color ad in the phone book, instead of just a phone number. When all you have is a listing of your contact information on the Chamber web site, the thousands of visitors looking for local products and services know nothing about you. Why would they contact you? But with a Chamber Business Gateway, you dazzle them with a beautiful, informative facade that makes you appear more professional and makes them more likely to contact you.

Take advantage of Chamber and Gateway marketing Once your Chamber Business Gateway is posted, it won't just sit there collecting digital dust. The Gold Beach Chamber is committed to getting the word out about your community and the services that are available there. From advertising to aggressively pursuing search engine improvement, your Chamber will work hard to get the most visitors possible to its website. With a Gateway, you benefit from all that effort and expense.

Get online tools to further grow your business As a subscriber, you'll gain access to sophisticated online tools designed to enhance your customer experience and help you to grow your business. Photo galleries, online coupons, event calendars, newsletter and subscriber management, press releases and more-you'll have the option to use it all. We've made it easy to add and remove services from your subscription so you can customize it to have exactly the functionality you need -- and nothing you don't want.

Q: I DON'T HAVE A WEBSITE.
Why should I sign up for a Chamber Business Gateway?

The Chamber Business Gateway allows Chamber members to easily put their business online where they are instantly visible to thousands of targeted visitors. You can build and maintain your customized digital "storefront" at a fraction of the cost and time it takes to build and maintain a website. The Gateway is a snapshot of what your organization does, the products and services you offer, and an easy way for users to get in contact with you. It is integrated into your Chamber website, where thousands of people across the world can find you with a simple search.

A Chamber Business Gateway is a better marketing investment than advertising and direct mail. Instead of spending hundreds or thousands per month to reach questionable leads, you can spend $1 a day to reach thousands of people who come to the Chamber website ready to buy. That's improved ROI.

Other benefits

Be found more easily by Google and other search engines Search engines have become the key drivers of online sales, but it can be difficult for a new website owner to get his site seen on the search engines. The Chamber Business Gateway uses the great content on the Chamber website and other member businesses in the network to attract more attention from search engines, translating to more Chamber website traffic and more customers for you.

Be found more often by Chamber visitors A Chamber Business Gateway is like having a full-color ad in the phone book, instead of just a phone number. When all you have is a listing of your contact information on the Chamber web site, the thousands of visitors looking for local products and services know nothing about you. Why would they contact you? But with a Chamber Business Gateway, you dazzle them with a beautiful, informative facade that makes you appear more professional and makes them more likely to contact you.

Take advantage of Chamber and Gateway marketing Once your Chamber Business Gateway is posted, it won't just sit there collecting digital dust. The Gold Beach Chamber is committed to getting the word out about your community and the services that are available there. From advertising to aggressively pursuing search engine improvement, your Chamber will work hard to get the most visitors possible to its website. With a Gateway, you benefit from all that effort and expense.

Get online tools to further grow your business As a subscriber, you'll gain access to sophisticated online tools designed to enhance your customer experience and help you to grow your business. Photo galleries, online coupons, event calendars, newsletter and subscriber management, press releases and more-you'll have the option to use it all. We've made it easy to add and remove services from your subscription so you can customize it to have exactly the functionality you need -- and nothing you don't want.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What does a Chamber Business Gateway looks like?

How much does a Chamber Business Gateway subscription cost? It starts at $29.95 per month, plus a one-time $25 setup fee. The subscription includes a full mini web presence, including a number of free features. There are optional features, such as a coupon creation tool, that are available for a small additional monthly fee, so you can customize your Gateway with all the features that your customers love. More optional features will debut regularly.

I already have a website. Why should I sign up for a Chamber Business Gateway? Your website increases in value with every new visitor that sees it. The Chamber Business Gateway brings your site new visitors. The Chamber's web site attracts thousands of targeted prospects each month. The Gateway helps those visitors find your business with one easy search. A Chamber Business Gateway is the most cost effective way to increase traffic to your site.

Click here for a full overview of the benefits.

I don't have a website. Why should I sign up for a Chamber Business Gateway? The Chamber Business Gateway allows Chamber members to easily put their business online where they are instantly visible to thousands of targeted visitors. You can build and maintain your customized digital "storefront" at a fraction of the cost and time it takes to build and maintain a website. The Gateway is a snapshot of what your organization does, the products and services you offer, and an easy way for users to get in contact with you. It is integrated into your Chamber website, where thousands of people across the world can find you with a simple search.

A Chamber Business Gateway is a better marketing investment than advertising and direct mail. Instead of spending hundreds or thousands per month to reach questionable leads, you can spend $1 a day to reach thousands of people who come to the Chamber website ready to buy. That's improved ROI.

Click here for a full overview of the benefits.

Can I make changes to my Chamber Business Gateway once it goes live? Absolutely! The Chamber Business Gateway is designed to give you maximum control over how your site looks, what features you offer to your visitors, and your products/services listings and information -- any time you want to make changes. Don't like your current template or photos? Just click on the "Configure My Site" button at the top of the administration area and within minutes (or less), you can update your gateway with new photos, layouts and color schemes. Want to add or remove a feature? Just click on the "Optional Features" button at the top of the adminstration area, and easily add, configure or remove any feature.

Is it difficult to unsubscribe? Not at all. You can unsubscribe at any time. Of course, if you do, all of your in-depth business information will be removed from the Chamber site and will be completely unavailable to visitors, so we recommend keeping your subscription current.

Note: All sales/fees are final and we do not offer refunds on subscriptions that are canceled in the middle of your subscription period.

Will there be tech support available? The Chamber Business Gateway is intuitive, "crash-resistant" and user-friendly, so using it should be a snap. However, if you have questions or problems, you can email info@chamberbusinessgateway.com to get your problem resolved quickly and easily.