Des Moines West Side Chamber Marketing as a Service Menu

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Marketing as a Service

Des Moines West Side Chamber strives to help all West Side business and organizations succeed by providing promotional resources, advocacy, networking opportunities, and educational experiences. Their unique footprint boasts some of the most iconic areas of the city including Ingersoll, Drake’s Dogtown, Beaverdale and Merle Hay Mall.



Marketing As a Service Base

  • Chamber Member Research

  • Staying Up to Date with Events and Relevant Des Moines news

  • Consulting with the Executive Director & West Side Board of Directors

  • Creating Easy to Use Systems to Collect Member Data Such as Spotlight Forms for Board Members & Ambassadors


Social Add-On

Ramp Up Chamber Social Media

  • Watching DM’s and Re-sharing big member news to stories/feed

  • Listing Events (up to 12 a month)

  • Posting Formula (7x week per platform- FB, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google My Business):

    • Monday: News in Des Moines (GDMP, Drake, Business Record, Catch DSM)

    • Tuesday: Board or Ambassador Spotlight (using spotlight form)

    • Wednesday: Call to shop local (member spotlight services & retail)

    • Thursday: Why I Chamber (12 week rotation of chamber benefits) 

    • Friday: Call to DO local (member spotlight things to do/eat/drink)

    • Saturday: Neighborhood Spotlight (Drake, Merle Hay, Ingersoll, Etc)

    • Sunday: Event Spotlight/Plan Your Week with the Chamber

  • 3 Stories a Week Done for You

Newsletter Add-On

Keep Members Up to Date

  • 1 Weekly Newsletter Email Marketing

    • Monitoring Event Calendar

    • Adding Sponsorship Highlights

    • Working with ED & Board to Spotlight Relevant Chamber Opportunities

    • Constant Contact Generation Copywriting, Testing, & Graphic Design

Investment : $800/Month

3 Month Engagement Required


Monthly Publication


West Side = Best Side News

  • Monthly Curation

    • Design layout Member Spotlights

    • Graphic Design

    • Optimized Link Building

  • 20 Pages

    • Front/Back Cover Pages (2 pages)

    • Table of Contents (1 page)

    • Address from ED/Board (1 page)

    • Domain Map Spread (2 pages)

    • 4 Full Spread Articles (8 pages)

      • Ingersoll Neighborhood Biz Highlight 

      • Drake Neighborhood Biz Highlight

      • Merle Hay Biz Highlight

      • Business Advice Column (written by member)

    • 3 Full Page Ads/Articles provided by member (3 pages)

    • 2 Ad/Article Pages provided by member (2 pages)

      • 2 Half Page Articles

        • Event Spotlights

      • 2 Half Page Ads

    • Full Page Article (1 page)

  • Email Blast at Launch

  • Social Media Promotion of Articles

Investment Bundle Total : $1100/Month