The two foundational principles of HopeBC.ca are inclusiveness and showcasing Hope BC.
Every organization, business and community group can be represented online, regardless of budget.
HopeBC.ca is designed to link and feature your organization.
Showcasing Hope BC
Hope is a great place to live and have a business. We want to make sure everyone knows this and finds your business or organization online.
HopeBC.ca is a place of connection. We connect visitors to Hope BC information. We also connect residents, businesses and community organizations. The banner ads, photos, listing-linking pages, profile pages and stories tell of life and business in the Hope BC area.
The events calendar is an indicator of the vibrant life of the many community organizations. Send your Hope area public event info to email@example.com for inclusion on the Events page.
Who visits HopeBC.ca?
Visitors to this website are travelers, businesses, tour operators, event planners, families relocating and light industry owners, looking into the investment potential of the Hope BC area.
Over 100,000 people visit the HopeBC.ca website each year. In the warm 1/2 of the year, over 8,000 new visitors come to this website each month! In the winter months, approximately 6,000 per month.
These visitors will see your organization when you are linked or featured on HopeBC.ca.
HopeBC.ca offers four ways to Be Found...
Free Listing and link to your existing website.
Buy a Banner Ad for increased Be Found visibility on one of HopeBC.ca's webpages.
A Profile Page. Your own webpage that you can edit, attached to HopeBC.ca.
A consultation on how to build your own, free website. Then have it listed and linked on HopeBC.ca
Free Listing and LinkAvailable for all businesses with a website in the Hope area. Local Groups and Non-Profit Organizations as well.
OPTION: Banner Ad on HopeBC.ca
~ ~ BIG Banner Ad (193 x 137) ~ $70/mo. or full year bargain ~ ~
~ ~ Home Page Banner Ad (90 x 90) ~ $55/mo. or full year bargain ~ ~
~ ~ Inside Pages Banner Ad (90 x 90) ~ $45/mo. or full year bargain ~ ~
All Banner Ads include design and formatting if required.
What’s the full year bargain?
Pay for the year in advance and get two months for free!
OPTION: Profile Page at HopeBC.caWe will set up your own webpage at HopeBC.ca. Take advantage of the HopeBC.ca Google ranking and web traffic. Showcase your organization connected to the HopeBC.ca community website, to thousands of visitors each year!
Profile Page example: pathwaypartners.hopebc.caA Profile Page includes:
~ your own subdomain address (i.e. pathwaypartners.hopebc.ca)
~ your own text, links, logo, photos
~ embed your own video
~ embed your own photo gallery
~ Google map location
~ event calendar
~ HopeBC.ca link to your subdomain address
~ Facebook badge installed, Share-it badge installed
~ login access for you, so you can update your own content.
We set it up for you and you maintain the content after that. Support is included. Consider a profile page on which you offer your suppliers or partner organizations (paid) ad space in the right column. It is possible to reduce your own subscription costs this way or even make a little money from your profile page!
All this for only $55/month, billed annually **Compare with your other ads cost**
OPTION: WORKSHOP: BUILD YOUR OWN FREE WEBSITE
For your volunteer or community organization, these days we're strongly recommending Google Sites for your free site. If you want help setting this up, call us to book a tutorial session. For less than $100 you'll be oriented and confident.
Then your new (and almost free) website is listed and linked on HopeBC.ca where literally thousands of visitors stop in each month.
Contact us for more information or to book your Banner Ad.
More About Us
Who runs HopeBC.ca anyway?
The Simplify Company owns HopeBC.ca and is a web and social media consulting company owned by Rudy Kehler. HopeBC.ca is an effective online hub for the Hope area. Central to the success of HopeBC.ca is affordable access to an attractive and editable online presence.
The Simplify Company also provides consultation and web development services.
guidance in planning and online marketing media for community organizations and business
social media consultation and set up of Twitter, Flickr, YouTube Channel, Facebook...
Copywriting and editing
Brand development including logo, business card, rack cards...
Website and blog development from concept to completion, WordPress or custom with CMS, domain names, hosting...
Website updates, overhauls and rebuilds
HopeBC.ca is a community program of The Simplify Company .