Virginia Beach, VA (PressExposure) August 08, 2009 -- The site, http://www.virginia-beach-va.net features articles, news, events, photo galleries, a business directory, online store and other tools.
A representative explained the project, saying "Our market research showed a strong demand for online information concerning Virginia Beach and the Hampton Roads region. We decided to put together this site which is a one stop resource for visitors, residents and small businesses."
Business owners will find a variety of services available on the site. Basic features include press release and article submissions, as well as standard listings in the site's directory. In addition to basic free tools, the site offers paid advertising and an array of other promotional tools.
For businesses that lack a website but want to get listed in the directory, special pricing is available for custom websites. This service enables small businesses to have an online presence and full use of the directory's features.
All of the free tools created for the business community are also available for non-profit organizations. The directory has categories for civic groups, charities, government agencies and other non-profit organizations.
Another feature of the site is an online store which includes a collection of Virginia Beach books, maps, art, gifts, t-shirts, sweatshirts, tank tops, and other apparel.
The site uses a software platform that allows for simple navigation, user friendliness and offers advertisers more options.Â The site owner explained: "Our goal was to provide an easy to use resource that brings together vacationers, local residents, business owners and organizations; this site has the tools."