Designed to Inspire: Here are 10 of the Best Chamber of Commerce WebsitesTuesday, November 14, 2017
A chamber of commerce is one of a city's most important professional organizations, especially for business owners. In 2015, Millennials bypassed Generation Xers to become the largest generation in the U.S. workforce, so it's important to ensure that chambers of commerce continue to evolve their organizations in order to resonate with this group.
Most Millennials grew up on 24/7 connection and continue to expect the ability to obtain information anytime or anywhere, using any device they want. In order for chambers of commerce to remain significant to Millennials' professional lives, it's imperative that their websites provide a robust and intuitive experience.
Best-in-class chamber of commerce websites will be professionally designed, clean, easy to use and have intuitive navigation. We've rounded up ten of (what we consider) the best chamber of commerce websites that meet that criteria and more - check them out below!
Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce
The Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of Commerce site offers a simple, clean design complimented with beautiful photos of Santa Rosa. The navigation system and clean icons make it easy to search out information, and their "Contact Us" section offers an easy way for potential members to reach out quickly.
Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce
The Jefferson City, MO Chamber of Commerce website includes a moving design and bright pictures that illustrate the energy of the "Most Beautiful Small Town." One of the best parts? The landing page includes dedicated sections for young professionals, small businesses and more.
Nashville Chamber of Commerce
A thriving city best known for its country music scene, Nashville's Chamber of Commerce website welcomes you with clean lines, colorful features and invites you to explore the area. An added bonus - their membership allows members to list themselves as a potential speaker in their area of expertise!
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
The Queen City flourishes with both small and large businesses galore, known as the southern banking capital in the U.S. The Charlotte Chamber of Commerce website features upcoming events upfront and prominently, so business owners can easily understand how to get involved and quickly.
Greenville Chamber of Commerce
With their theme of "Let's do something that matters today," Greenville's Chamber of Commerce website is chock full of information and opportunities. Bonus - their website features a prominent news and blog section, so people can easily stay up to speed on what's happening in this city!
Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce
As the 2017 ACCE Chamber of the Year, it's easy to see why when perusing Chattanooga's Chamber of Commerce site. Clean lines, easy-to-understand navigation, and a special member feature section make this website feel both professional and welcoming.
Tulsa Chamber of Commerce
Known as "Green Country," Tulsa's Chamber of Commerce website is brightly colored, welcoming, and with intuitive navigation. Best of all - the prominent "Contact Us" and "Ask a Chamber Expert" features help enable visitors to quickly and easily reach out.
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
As the second-largest city in the United States, the "City of Angels" is chock-full of vibrant, active businesses. Swing into the action easily on the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce website with its colorful icons and simplistic design, and be sure to check out their "Signature Events" section, which highlights items like their inaugural dinners and advocacy trips.
Austin Chamber of Commerce
A popular travel destination, Austin offers a ton in great food, outdoor activities, and of course business opportunities. The Austin Chamber of commerce website invites visitors to "Get to Work" in "Shaping the Austin Region" with several calls-to-action, including a special section for startups, and how to find a home for an owner's business.
Spartanburg Chamber of Commerce
Lastly, but certainly not least, Spartanburg's Chamber of Commerce website is vibrant, welcoming and brimming with activity. Their site offers large, colorful testimonials from members, a section for their latest Instagram posts and a special feature on relocation.