Business Operations Resources
MARKETING & OUTREACH RESOURCES
SOCIAL MEDIA RESOURCES
Social-media based business and community platforms are an excellent way to build 'branding' , community connections, and keep your customers (and prospective customers) aware of your current business status during and after the Covid-19 "Shelter-in-Place" constraints. Many of these platforms are also offering are offering special marketing tools during the Covid-19 crisis.
Businesses can connect with their communities through this online communication tool dedicated to facilitating conversations within neighborhoods. Businesses can "claim" a free Business Page on Nextdoor AND recently announced free new programs to help local businesses
impacted by COVID-19 to help businesses promote take-out information, gift card access, and fundraising activities.
Facebook provides businesses with the ability to establish free Facebook Business Pages
Facebook has compiled a Business Resource Hub to assist Small Businesses with a variety of resources including the $100M Facebook grant program to support small businesses and free tools and advertising "Boost" programs to help businesses to stay connected with customers.
The internet search engine and advertising platform features a variety of free business promotional tools including the ability to “claim” a business profile and a free website.
Google for Small Business offers a variety of resources to help your business through COVID-19
including a variety of free Google tools and products to help businesses operate remotely, keep clients informed, adjust your advertising, digital skills training, special offers from Google partners, and other helpful information.
A long-standing resource for restaurants and other businesses. Businesses can add or claim their free Business Listing on Yelp and keep your page up to date, respond to reviews, and keep customers informed about your operations.
Yelp is offering special relief for restaurants and bars impacted by the Coronavirus including advertising credits for existing business clients and free access to premium programs for new business clients.
OTHER MARKETING RESOURCES