eLocal Awards $1000 to The Eliminate Project
eLocal announces The Eliminate Project as the winner of its “Save the World” charity contest Project as the winner of its “Save the World” charity giveaway contest. The contest, which ran from late November until December 21, 2012, encouraged people to vote for their favorite charities through eLocal’s Facebook and Twitter pages. As the winner,
the Eliminate Project will receive a $1,000 donation from eLocal.
The money will be used to help the charity achieve its goal of eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus. According to charity administrators, a donation of $1,000 will save or protect over 550 lives.
eLocal’s “Save the World” campaign centered around a 3-part video series that spoofed on the idea of the Mayan calendar’s “End of the World” set to occur on December 21, 2012. The videos parodied end of the world style disasters with cartoon ninjas, whales and wacky waving inflatable tubemen. ...Read More
eLocal.com Creates Legal Resource Network
February 23, 2013
eLocal.com, an internet company that seeks to connect customers with local businesses and services nationwide, is proud to announce
the launch of the Legal Expert Network. eLocal is hosting this question-and-answer forum on eLocalLawyers.com, its legal focused site,
as a resource for lawyers and their potential clients looking for answers and insight into common legal questions.
The Legal Resource Network follows a Q&A-style format, though it aims to expand on the traditional approach of a single question with a single answer. eLocal’s staff creates a question based on trending legal issues and then poses it to top legal experts that comprise the eLocal Resource Network
eLocal’s Q&A differs from other, similar platforms because responses from a range of legal professionals are combined to create a much more thorough, authoritative, and easily digestible answer, presented as a comprehensive article. ...Read More
eLocal Partners with Charities to “Save the World
October 27, 2012
eLocal.com launches social media contest to award a charity $1,000
On Monday October 29th, national web directory eLocal.com will launch its “Save the World”
campaign and charity fundraising contest with non-profit partner, Urban Farming.
The campaign will help raise money for Urban Farming and include a social media contest
allowing Facebook and Twitter users to nominate a charity of their choice to win $1,000.
eLocal’s “Save the World” campaign is centered around a 3-part video series that spoofs on the idea of the Mayan calendar “End of the World” set to occur on December 21, 2012. The videos parody end of the world style disasters with cartoon ninjas, whales and wacky waving inflatable tubemen. Viewers can help eLocal “Save the World” by supporting Urban Farming or by entering eLocal’s charity contest. ...Read More
Voting Rights Video Infographic Educates and Inspires
New animated infographic explores the history and evolution of our nation’s voting rights
In the midst of election season, national web directory eLocal.com has created a video infographic, entitled Democracy Distilled, which traces the most important events in the history of our nation’s voting rights.
The animated infographic examines the struggle for suffrage among several minority groups from the founding of our nation to the late 1970s.
“Democracy Distilled: Exploring the Evolution of Our Nation’s Voting Rights” is an ideal video for any organization looking to educate viewers on how our current voting rights were formed. It’s ideal for educational institutions, political organizations and anyone looking for an innovative way to learn about our nation’s civil rights history. Democracy Distilled was created by eLocal.com with help from members of the Brennan Center of Justice, Harvard University, History Half, The Hispanic Blog, and US History Files. Democracy Distilled can be found on YouTube and on eLocal.com.
eLocal.com : (http://www.elocallawyers.com/infographics/democracy-distilled.html)
eLocal Unites Home Improvement Industry with Blog-Off
January 26, 2011
Industry Leaders Gather at eLocal to Share Expertise and Help Homeowners eLocal USA LLC (“eLocal]”) is thrilled to announce its new Blog-Off series that will bring bloggers and professionals together to discuss hot topics and exciting trends in home improvement. This series will
provide homeowners with information directly from the experts,
while simultaneously creating a new forum for industry leaders to network and exchange ideas.
The response for the series so far has been overwhelming. Participants include recognizable brands, such as Kohler and Roto-Rooter, and television personalities, such as HGTV’s season 5 Design Star winner Emily Henderson of Secrets from a Stylist. Experts involved in the blog-off range from plumbing, roofing, and electrical contractors to green living and interior design professionals. eLocal aims to unite the home improvement industry through its network of blogs. “The Blog-Off concept is a great way for industry professionals to come together in providing the most accurate information for consumers to use,” said Paul Abrams, Roto-Rooter’s Public Relations Manager and blog-off participant. ...Read More