Discover Bradenton is the go-to site for locals and visitors to learn more about the area and keep their finger on the pulse of all the hottest local news and events.
Join the Ranks of Bradenton’s Best Businesses By Becoming a Member Today.
Why join Discover Bradenton? Here are a few of benefits you’ll receive.
Grow Your Social
The world is more virtual now than ever. If you want to grow your social media presence we can help!
Our system makes it easy for users to share your listings and events to their social media feeds with a click of a button. You can also include links to all of your social media platforms so users can find and follow you right from your listing.
Make sure your business shows up in local area searches by adding a neighborhood to your listing. Paid members can also add a photo gallery and video. This makes your listing more exciting so users spend more time engaging with your business.
Want more exposure and brand awareness? Sponsor a Discover Bradenton contest or giveaway! We’ll feature your business on our website and social media platforms and handle all of the promotion for you!
Platinum members get maximum exposure with “Featured” listings and events. You’ll enjoy a presence on the home page of the Discover Bradenton website and promotion across our social media platforms.
Promote Your Events
Do you offer classes or host workshops, festivals, or other types of events? All paid members receive unlimited access to our event calendar.
Event listings include a detailed description, photos, registration links, and more. Users can also add your event to their “favorites” list and even leave a review. It’s easy to add recurring events. You can also import events from Facebook with the click of a button!
Don’t have time to manage your event listings? Gold and Platinum members can simply send us a link and we’ll upload them for you!
Grow your Business
If you’re ready to grow your business, we’ve got you covered. Adding a discount or offer to your listing will help you attract new customers.
We also make it easy to interact with potential customers by including a link to your website and a clickable email button.
Do you use an online calendar system like Calendly or Appointy? Add your link and users can quickly schedule a meeting with you right from your listing.
Want some help optimizing your marketing efforts and keeping yourself accountable? Gold members receive quarterly phone or Zoom strategy sessions and Platinum members receive monthly strategy sessions.
Improve Your Reputation
Did you know that 90% of customers read online reviews before visiting a business? All of our business listings feature user reviews, giving you another outlet to gather positive feedback and user testimonials.
Paid members are also eligible for recognition as Discover Bradenton’s “Business of the Week,” social media shout-outs, and other perks to help improve brand recognition and credibility.
Connect with Other Business Owners
Our Bradenton Business Owner’s Facebook group offers an excellent opportunity to connect with other business owners, ask for feedback, and help each other grow.
Inside the private group, we host monthly threads to help members grow their social media, improve their rankings, and promote their business. It’s also the best place for you to keep up with upcoming promotional opportunities, exclusive discounts, and more
Silver MembershipPerfect for businesses just getting started.
- Priority Article Pitching
- Unlimited Event Listings (DIY)
- Contest Sponsorships
- Detailed Description
- Multiple Categories & Tags
- Image Gallery (6)
- Social Media/Website/Email Links
- Add Offers/Discounts
- Business Building Tips
- Other Excusive Members-Only Perks
Gold MembershipGreat for growing your business!
- Everything Included In The Silver Membership, Plus...
- Assistance W/ Event Listings
- Exclusive Sponsorships
- Social Media Shout-Outs (1/Qtr)
- Listing Optimization
- Image Gallery (9)
- Add Video To Your Listing
- Add On-Page Scheduling Link
- 10% Off On-Site Advertising
- Quarterly Strategy Session
Platinum MembershipA Professional Look with Hands-On Help
- Everything included in silver and gold memberships, plus...
- "Featured" Events & Listings
- Event Promotion
- 1 Free Ad Per Year
- Professionally Created Listing
- Image Gallery (12)
- 1 featured article
- Professionally listed guest post
- 20% Off On-Site Advertising
- Monthly strategy session