What Is It?
Walkabout Local is simply the easiest way for Chambers of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureaus, and other economic development organizations to promote their member businesses, provide exceptional value to their communities, earn additional revenue, and increase membership. By combining a customizable, geo-located business map, a schedule of local events, and a deal site Walkabout Local is an affinity program that empowers Chambers to take control of their community's small business advertising revenue to grow membership and annual revenuepotential, and keep more of the local advertising dollars in the community.
How Does It Work?
Walkabout Local is quick, easy, and can start earning your Chamber revenue in the very first month. Getting started is simple:
1. Sign-Up - Signing up for Walkabout Local is totally free. Within 1 week, your organization will receive all the tools you need to make the most of your Walkabout Local account. You’ll receive a branded Walkabout map with detailed listings of all your member businesses, a custom sign up page for your members only, and email templates for promoting Walkabout Local to your members.
2. Promote - Embed the Walkabout map on your website, use the email templates to promote Walkabout Local as a low-cost advertising and promotion tool to your members, and promote the map on your social media sites. Walkabout Local’s unique event-based mapping means that your member businesses can promote their location, special discounts, and events all on one map. It’s like Google, Eventbrite, and Groupon in one platform...and you own it!
3. Get Paid - For a low monthly rate of $10-$25, your member businesses can promote special discounts and events on your Walkabout map, and every month you will automatically be paid 50% of the collected revenues. No cost to you. We handle everything.
Why Should I Use It?
Do you like earning extra revenue? Do you like giving your member businesses the coolest new toys? Do you want to keep your community's money in your community? Walkabout Local is the most unique way to promote your member businesses, open a new revenue stream, and leap into the 21st century in one simple program.
Keep it local with Walkabout Local.