Benefits & Discounts
Google Ad Credits for Small Businesses
Google wants to help alleviate some of the cost for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to stay in touch with their customers during this challenging time. They’re giving our SMBs worldwide $340 million in ad credits, which can be used at any point until the end of 2020 across our Google Ads platforms. SMBs who have been active advertisers since the beginning of 2019 will see a credit notification appear in their Google Ads account in the coming months.
Provided by Google
SBDC Partners’ Offers and Resources
Search special offers and resources for SBDC members and clients on this webpage. All of SBDC’s partners are listed, including BizBuySell, Constant Contact, Google, Intuit, Paychex, Square, U.S. Small Business Administration, Visa and more.
Provided by SBDC
Mailchimp Free Standard Service
Mailchimp users with an existing paid plan and have 25 or fewer employees are eligible for three free months of standard service. This applies to nonprofits and public service organizations as well as restaurants and hospitality, brick and mortar retail, travel and leisure, entertainment, beauty, health and wellness and other select Main Street businesses.
Comcast Xfinity Free WiFi
Comcast is granting free access to Xfinity WiFi for everyone, with hotspots available to all, including non-Xfinity subscribers. To access the service, look for the “xfinitywifi” network name in a list of hotspots.
Provided by Comcast
A.Local Customized Marketing Action Plans
A.Local is currently volunteering Customized Marketing Action Plans at no charge to US-based local businesses affected by COVID-19 restrictions. Businesses with a brick-and-mortar location can get their complimentary CMAP on their website.
Provided by A.Local
Google Premium Version
Google is offering a free, premium version of its workplace video chat tool until July, to help businesses and schools working remotely due to coronavirus. Those features include having up to 250 participants per call, live streaming for up to 100,000 viewers within a domain, and the ability to record meetings and save them to Google Drive.
Slack Paid Plan Upgrades
Slack is offering free upgrades to paid plans for teams working on coronavirus pandemic research, response, or mitigation. Interested teams can email firstname.lastname@example.org to get this set up, and a consultation on how best to get started with remote collaboration.
Provided by Slack
AT&T Collaboration Tools
AT&T is providing new and existing members with a variety of collaboration tools and benefits, including free offers for Webex Meetings and AT&T Office@Hand as well as unlimited access to remote IT support for users and their devices.
Provided by AT&T
VidYard Secure Video Messaging
VidYard offers free secure video messaging to enhance internal communications for all businesses.
Provided by VidYard
Panopto Free Access
Panopto is offering free three-month access to capture and distribute video content for businesses, universities, colleges and schools will enable employees and students to continue learning and working remotely.
Provided by Panopto
Zoho Business Apps
Zoho is making available its free suite of Remotely apps until July 1. There are 11 apps in all, including ones for online meetings, training sessions, storage, project management and everyday work (in the form of word processing, spreadsheets and presentations).
Provided by Zoho
GanttPRO Free Access
GanttPRO is offering free accounts till August 15, 2020, for healthcare and non-profit organizations. Other businesses that suffered from COVID-19 are welcome to apply for a free account too. GanttPRO — chart-based software for project planning and management. We help teams execute their projects efficiently even from home.
Provided by GanttPRO
Benchmark Marketing Solutions
Benchmark is offering a free trial of its powerfully simple email marketing solution designed to help you create and send compelling campaigns with ease.
Provided by Benchmark
eBay Online Stores
eBay has made it free for small businesses to run their online shop through eBay. They have gotten rid of selling fees through June 30.
Provided by eBay