Digital Mainstreet Programs – What you need to know
January 6th, 2021 By: Adam Gibeau
Cornwall, Ontario – The popular Digital Main Street program is providing much needed assistance to business owners to strengthen their digital requirements. There are currently 2 different programs that businesses are able to take advantage of, each with slightly different benefits (Shop Here and Future Proof). There are also over 15 businesses in Cornwall and SDG area that are already working with the Digital Mainstreet team.
“I am really encouraging business owners to take advantage of these programs.”, said Adam Gibeau, Program Coordinator with the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre. “These opportunities to work with a digital marketing team cannot come at a more crucial time”.
Many businesses have found success in pivoting their businesses to offer more online services and in selling products online. The Digital Main Street program is designed to assist small business owners to navigate through the online world and strengthen their business and prepare for the future.
Creates an online store for independent small businesses and artists at no cost
1 on 1 connection with a digital expert that helps you by creating an online store
Options for service-based businesses exist (accounting, booking appointments, ect)
Uses Shopify or Square as an E-Commerce Platform (90 Day Trial period. Fees may apply after)