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SARATOGA NY, November 11, 2008 – Saratoga.com announced this week a new collaboration with the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce (ARCC) for a new Washington County Guide on Saratoga.com. The ARCC provides exclusive content for this dedicated section. This is one of many new business relationships Saratoga.com has been developing over the past few weeks.
“We realize there is a need for a truly ‘local’ resource online to promote the many extraordinary destinations to visit and things to do in Washington County,” said Todd Shimkus, President and CEO of the ARCC. “The professionals at Mannix Marketing are the leading experts on promoting our region online and driving traffic to local websites, like Saratoga.com. This collaboration is designed to put Washington County in a unique position to capture more attention, visitors, and tourist dollars.”
The new Washington County Guide, located at Saratoga.com/WashingtonCounty, includes event features, activity ideas, business recommendations and other valuable resources for Washington County residents and visitors. Saratoga.com provides an online interface for user interaction, where visitors can read, rate and comment on stories that interest them.
“Washington County is Saratoga County‘s neighbor, so Saratoga.com naturally gets a good mix of traffic from both regions,” said Sara Mannix, Founder and CEO of Mannix Marketing, Inc. “This new guide is our way of saying to Washington County residents, ‘Hey, now we have a whole section of the site that’s tailored just for you!’”
In addition to the ARCC collaboration, Saratoga.com has established business relationships with The Saratoga Show and Johnny Miller Adventures – sections that will be developed over the coming weeks. The company anticipates even more partnerships in the future.
“If Saratoga.com is the go-to source for everything in and around Saratoga, then gaining these business partnerships and collaborations is key,” said Mannix. “And we have every intention of pursuing them vigorously.”
For more information, contact Sara Mannix at 518-743-9424 or Todd Shimkus at 518-798-1761. Visit the new Washington County guide at Saratoga.com/WashingtonCounty.
Saratoga.com is a city guide to Saratoga Springs NY and the surrounding region, reaching over 3700 unique visitors per day with an audience of both locals and visitors. Saratoga.com is owned by Mannix Marketing, Inc., a Glens Falls based, full-service Internet marketing company offering website design, hosting, database-driven content, search engine optimization, pay-per-click campaigns, link building, tourism marketing and 27 online travel guides. Saratoga.com’s sister sites include LakeGeorge.com, Albany.com, Adirondack.net, NewYorkStateDestinations.com and many others.