To get started, click on “Add Listing” on the top right corner on the site.
You will want to scroll down the Pricing Plan’s page to familiarize yourself with the many ways we connect our members with our growing community of sustainable consumers and with one another.
Choose the plan that best suits your business. Clicking “Continue” brings you to the Submit Listing page. (Once you have created your Listing, you will be prompted to Pay and Publish it).
Now you are ready to create your Listing on PanamaOffers.com!
Gather the assets you need to complete your profile: a logo, at least 5 great photos, and a description of your products or services.
Fill out your basic profile – your business name, tagline, address, phone, and website. The template is straightforward to use, and there are lots you can add to make your Listing stand out. Type your town or city into the required field – making sure to use this format: comma, space – and also type your address into Google Maps and let it auto-populate. Do not overwrite what comes up in Google. If the Google address looks wrong, you can go to manual coordinates and use drop pin and will allow site visitors to find you on the map feature. If you do not want to share your street address, you can type the name of your town or even the state name.
You can use the default business hours, click to remove them and leave this blank or add your hours.
We want you to get found in searches, so it is essential that you select one or more business categories, and be sure also to check off any distinctive features associated with that category. The elements will populate as you choose the group. Contact Us if you feel we should add a type.
Want to generate leads from your Listing? Add your e-mail address to enable users to contact yours from the form on your Listing.
Price range is an optional field. It is excellent for restaurants, hotels, stores or individual service providers.
You can now save your basic profile and come back to add and edit photos, videos, certifications, awards, and more details anytime.
When you are ready, you can Save and Preview your listing. Click and Publish now, or go back in and Edit, Update and Preview before selecting Pay & Publish.
To make your Listing live, click on Pay & Publish.
Select PayPal or Stripe for payment. Now Proceed to Checkout.
Make it sparkle and shine! After you have created your basic Listing, you will want to enhance it with details that distinguish your business.
Got a sustainability story to tell? Share it with the PanamaOffers Community in your detailed description. When filling out the detailed description field, be sure to either type your text or copy paste it from an unformatted source. Material pasted directly from a web page or formatted document will not format properly in the form.
The Frequently Asked Questions area is a great place to highlight something you want users to know about your business.
Add social media URLs, and keywords to help you get found in searches.
Now let your friends and fans know you are part of our community. Share your Listing on social media, send out the press release and post your badge on your website.
You can add a URL for your YouTube or Vimeo video that will be featured at the top of your Listing.
Our site is full of beautiful images, and your Listing displays photos in several ways.
Upload several pictures by dragging and dropping in the image field.
We recommend the following formats:
Gallery of Images: 800x800px .jpeg, .jpg or .png (max 5 images)
Main Image: 1000x1000px .jpeg, .jpg or .png (1 image)
Company logo: 165x165px .jpeg, .jpg or .png (1 image)
A file size per image of 100 kilobytes is sufficient.
The subject must always appear in the center of the image.
Tip! Compress your images before loading them with TinyPng.com. Tip!
Use the Browse button below the images field to add a featured photo. Choose your favorite of the photos you uploaded to your gallery. This photo will appear wherever your Listing displays on the site as a card – on the home page, in category pages, search results, and ads, this the place where you can upload a featured promotion for an upcoming event or special offer. We advise against using your here – it will cover by text and will display better in the header gallery area.
You will want to visit your dashboard frequently to update your Listing, check user engagement analytics, read and respond to reviews, and create ad campaigns.
We cannot wait to welcome you to the PanamaOffers community! 🙂