Pleasanton, CA, October 27, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- The Richmond Chamber of Commerce announced today the launch of their Community on nuAlerts, giving Chamber Members unprecedented free marketing exposure. Richmond Chamber is the first Canadian Chamber to give each member access to over $5,000 of free online marketing via nuAlerts. Members now have a free nuAlerts account to "get the word out" about upcoming events, promotions, and discounts quickly and cost effectively by posting alerts. The Richmond nuAlerts Community includes: Weeky Member Promotions Newsletter, Richmond Community Calendar, Richmond Member Alerts page, Richmond News Ticker and The Richmond Social Media Directory which includes subscription opportunities to alerts posted by each member. Members can now login and post their business promotion news, discounts, events or even tips at www.nualerts.com. The Richmond Chamber nuAlerts Program also offers Text Alerts by simply texting to: 41411 the message: nualerts 9210 and be the first to know about important Chamber announcements.
"We are committed to helping our members grow their businesses and sustain the vitality of the greater Richmond business community," said Sara Sands, Manager Communication and Policy, Richmond Chamber of Commerce. "With the addition of nuAlerts, every business in town can leverage sophisticated social media, online marketing and lead generation capabilities to enhance their growth. Best of all it's free to our Chamber and to our local businesses."
"We welcome the Richmond Chamber of Commerce as the first Canadian Chamber on nuAlerts. There is tremendous value in globally connecting Chamber members online and we are committed to bringing Chambers and their members value through online connections," said Reena Jadhav, Founder/CEO of nuAlerts.
nuAlerts is the first marketing platform to deliver automated member newsletter for Chamber members to automatically market to each other weekly. nuAlerts also provides a powerful marketing platform that combines the best of search engine optimization, social media, text messaging, widget and email marketing into a single easy to use service. nuAlerts helps connect, engage and monetize business communities and delivers next generation in member to member marketing.
To Get Started, the Richmond Chamber of Commerce invites all members to access their free account and post their promotion or event at www.nualerts.com. Learn more about nuAlerts' Free services and PRO services.
Highlights of the Service:
1. Richmond Community Calendar: http://www.nualerts.com/calendar/index.php?community_id=229
Local businesses can post for free upcoming promotions, events, ribbon cuttings and more to the first City wide business calendar. Residents can also sign up to get event alerts.
2. Richmond Promotion Alerts: http://www.nualerts.com/index.php?page=view_community_alerts&community_id=229
Chamber Members can post offers, discounts and other promotional Alerts to the Community Promotions page which people can search and subscribe to.
3. Richmond Social Media Directory: http://www.nualerts.com/index.php?page=community_members&community_id=229
Interactive business listings including social media links, text messaging number and most recent alerts. People can subscribe to businesses listed in the directory to get alerts via email, social media, text messaging or widget.
4. Richmond News Ticker: http://www.nualerts.com/index.php?page=community_dashboard&community_id=229
Portable Community News ticker that anyone can take with them to stay connected with the Richmond Chamber Community in real-time.
5. Get Found Online: All businesses are automatically search engine optimized for maximum online exposure for tenants when they post an alert.
6. Text Messaging Marketing: Optional text messaging service for businesses to engage customers via mobile marketing and offer instant paperless discounts in store.
7. Free Email Marketing: Basic email marketing for all local businesses.
8. Member to Member Newsletter Weekly email of the most recent Post from each member of the Chamber community, distributed automatically to all members.
To read testimonials, go to http://www.nualerts.com/index.php?page=testimonials. Any Chamber, Association, Business Park and others who'd like to offer members a free member to member marketing service can email firstname.lastname@example.org for a no obligation consultation on the benefits of a business promotions platform for your members.
About Richmond Chamber of Commerce:
The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is a broad-based non-profit membership association, celebrating over 80 years of commitment to make Richmond the most prosperous and favorable place to do business.
Manager Communication and Policy
Phone: 604 278-2822
Richmond Chamber of Commerce
Richmond, B.C. Canada
nuAlerts is a marketing tool for communities and businesses to "get the word out" via social media, text messaging, widgets, email, search engine optimization and more. NuAlerts has been rapidly adopted by Chambers of Commerce, Networking groups, small businesses and community organizations. Community Alerts offer members real-time posting of news, events and discounts to the virtual community News Ticker online. Community Calendar delivers a single source of all community events nationwide. Customers sign up to receive specific alerts via their preferred channel including SMS, email, widgets or social networks. The nuAlerts dashboard provides instant access to local, community-wide updates and can be added to any site with a few clicks. For more information, visit http://www.nualerts.com.