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Engage website visitors with our award-winning suite of products

Mobile-friendly, interactive data tools for site selectors and businesses doing research and analysis.

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Map GIS data alongside a commercial property database for businesses making location decisions.

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Intelligence Components

Embed our standalone interactive data tools on your web pages for visitors to research and analyze.

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Data MicroSites

Feature your data tools on beautiful turnkey microsite templates. Have your website up and running in days.

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2020 Foresight: 10 Key Trends for Economic Development Websites

What are the top ED website trends in 2020? Will your organization be up to date or will you fall behind?
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Turn your e-newsletter into a place marketing powerhouse

Is your EDO e-newsletter a little on the - um - boring side? Are your open rates flat? Your click rates through the floor? It's time for a change.
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Thursday, February 27, 2020

10:30 pm

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Economic Development Marketing but Were Afraid to Ask

Top off your place marketing skills with this practical look at social media, site selection data, analytics and more.
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Learn directly from industry experts, economic developers, site selectors, brokers, and more.
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Why choose GIS Planning?

Twenty-two years of proven data innovation for economic development.

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More than 20 years of experience

GIS Planning invented online data tools for corporate site selection in 1998, setting industry standards. Our company was built by economic developers, so we understand your needs.

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Dynamic data makes analysis easy

All our reports are dynamic and interactive, so users can analyze data directly in the tool. Sort criteria within reports, create custom clusters, modify radius and drive time or use pinpoint and free draw tools.

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Gold standard customer service

Clients have always appreciated our friendly, efficient service for implementation, technical & client support, marketing, training, and resources to promote your online tools for ongoing success.

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We are what’s new. Discover for yourself

We consistently set the industry bar for innovation: the first to offer mobile-friendly data tools and infographics, the only ones to offer patented community search. We define best practices.

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Multiple levels of analytics

Three tiers of analytics empower you to better understand your website visitors' behavior, economic development search data, see which companies are on your website, what criteria they search for, what they view.

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Mobile friendly data tools

Our entire suite of products are mobile friendly, so you can count on your website visitors’ satisfaction, whatever device they choose. Clients also appreciate the mobile-friendly admin system.

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In-house design and programming

GIS Planning is vertically integrated, which means clients can count on our professional team of in-house designers and programmers for a seamless end-user experience.

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Part of the Financial Times

GIS Planning is part of the FT Specialist Group, owned by the Financial Times. As the largest economic development services organization in the world, our expertise and resources ensure top-tier quality products.

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Our clients' successes speak for themselves

Hear directly from our clients about their experiences using GIS Planning's online data tools

Sometimes when you see a particularly good use of technology, you wonder how things were done before the technology was available. GIS Planning's online mapping coupled with site selection and demographics is one of those technologies whose time has come.

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Learn how GIS Planning has helped clients succeed

Case studies offer insight into our clients’ marketing and successes.

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GIS Planning really rose to the top

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Local companies use ZoomProspector to better serve their customers

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