Benefits Of Membership
Becoming a Member
The whole purpose of a Chamber of Commerce is to assist the community in building commerce. Chambers are typically the most trusted source for local information and ranks high on most search engines. For this reason it is important that your business be part of the information network these search engines are accesses.
When you join the official area network, your business will be promoted and accessed by people looking for local solutions. These solutions are vast and include everything for locating the fun things to do or just for a builder who might replace a deck on a house. Whatever you offer is likely to be viewed through this network helping you link to additional prospects.
Never has there been such a network that holds so much opportunity for local business. Since the network is also hosted by the official membership organization (Chamber of Commerce in many locations), the network typically ranks very well on traditional search engines.
Access to Support Team
As a member of the Chamber of Commerce, your business qualifies for support services at no cost. The whole purpose of this program is be sure that communities of all sizes can ultimately compete successfully online. Without the support provided or the network being hosted by your Chamber this would not be possible.
Growing Your Business
As a part of the local network there will be more you can do to improve your local online advertising?
Unlike most Internet solutions where you have to do the work to get started, this solution is different. Because the Chamber of Commerce wants to be sure that you are part of the network, their support team which is provided by Chamber Nation will be happy to optimize your business. Once started, there is a lot of advertising expansion available on the network. As you grow and need further assistance, the free member support center will be happy to assist you all along the way.
To get started simply locate the LOGIN button on your Chamber's website. Click this link and use the "Forgot Your Password" function. Once you're successfully logged in, locate the GET STARTED button to request your FREE network optimization services.
Also included at no extra cost...
*Your own Directory Business Page on website directory
*Welcome ad on westmetronews.com
*Host an Business After Hours
*Host a Ribbon Cutting to celebrate new location/anniversary
*Attend (or host) a Monthly Lunch & Learn
*Up to five (5) category listings on website directory
*Receive monthly/daily e-newsletters to stay updated
*Post job openings on our website
*Admission to monthly breakfast meetings
*Invitation to Website Training
*Participate in Member to Member Program
*Ability to offer coupons to the community
*Business information displayed in visitors center lobby
*Advertising and marketing opportunities
*Volunteer on Chamber committees
*Chamber membership decal
*Inclusion in member referral program
*Use of the community calendar on our website
*Post press releases in our News section on our website
*Be spotlighted through our social media