ShopHERE – York Region

Serving the northern six York Region municipalities of Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Newmarket and Whitchurch-Stouffville.
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Program Overview

Having a digital presence and e-commerce capabilities is important – but the COVID-19 pandemic has shown just how critical this can be for a business’ success. Digital Main Street has partnered with Google, the Government of Ontario, the Government of Canada and key corporate sponsors to help businesses during this time through the ShopHere Powered By Google program.

Highlights

  • You receive a new, custom online store for your business, including a free .CA domain registration
  • Includes training and skills development to help you manage it in the future
  • You will also receive assistance in marketing your new storefront, including advertising credits for Facebook and Google

Getting Started

To start the application process, first check to see if you meet the participant requirements, including, but not limited to:

  • Registered business or registered non-profit
  • Less than 10 full time employees (or 25 if business is a restaurant)
  • Has a commercial business location or is home-based
  • Not a corporate chain or franchise