CLIKKER FAQs

GENERAL

In which countries does Clikker operate?

Clikker currently operates in Canada and the United States, with dedicated websites for every city or town with a population of approximately 9,000 or more. Clikker has plans to expand overseas in the future.

Where is Clikker headquartered?

We’re located in the heart of Downtown Parksville BC, across from the Parksville Community Park. Our address is 166 Island Highway East, Parksville BC, Canada.

Who’s behind Clikker?

Clikker was founded and developed by a group of local businessmen who saw the potential of tapping into the billion-dollar a-day advertising industry. Clikker currently employs a small administrative and executive team to manage Sales and Marketing, Financial Operations, Programing, Graphic Design, and Customer Support.

What is Clikker?

Clikker is an online advertising platform, designed to help local business owners advertise their products and/or services, while making it simple for customers to find great local deals.

Clikker’s goal is to help stimulate the local economy by promoting “Shop Local”, providing customer discounts and multiple merchant rebate programs.

How secure is Clikker?

We have taken every precaution to protect the information and integrity of our organization, business advertisers and members from being compromised through our site.

The site is run on a secure 256 bit encryption (SSL) – twice the standard

ADVERTISING

What’s the benefit of advertising on Clikker?

Plain and simple, we just do MORE for our advertisers!

We provide a service that no other advertising company offers to make it easy, effective and affordable.

1.We are a Local Shopper – Research studies show that most customers prefer to shop close to home. Our goal is to help stimulate the local economy by promoting “Shop Local”, providing an online advertising platform designed to help local business owners advertise their products and/or services, offering customer discounts and multiple merchant rebate programs.

2. We are the ONLY online advertising company that designs, edits and uploads the ads for our members for FREE!

3. We actively promote the ads themselves through our site, social media and SEO.

4. We have a unique “Spin to Win” wheel where consumers spin for a chance to win a free prize. The winner must watch the sponsors ads and go in-store to claim their prize. Increasing foot traffic to your business!!!

5. We are the most affordable online advertising media.

6. We have FREE classifieds which are available for consumers and business owners alike.

We at Clikker are always thinking of new ways to make our advertising products better for you. If you have an advertising idea that you think would be great for our site, please email us at ideas@clikker.co.

Can I advertise anything on Clikker?

Clikker was created to provide a safe advertising/consumer networking platform for all our members and public users, of any age. It is therefore of great importance that all advertising posted on our site adhere to the prohibited items listed at the bottom of this webpage. Click the “prohibited” link for more information.

What payment processors does Clikker use?

Clikker can accept payments by Credit Card, E-Transfer, Direct Deposit, Cheque and through your Clikker E-wallet.

Credit Cards payments are processed with Square. We understand processor fees can be expensive, so Clikker has decided to absorb all the processing fees, so you can make purchase with no hidden fees.

E-Transferscan be done directly through your financial institutes online banking system. The payment must be sent to payments@clikker.co with a description in the memo line of your purchase details (i.e. gold membership and/or 3 month link advert).

Direct Deposits can be made at your closest Toronto Dominion Bank in Canada or at any Wells Fargo branch in the USA. For direct deposit details, please contact us payments@clikker.co.

Cheques are accepted for large purchases where a deposit may need to be made (i.e. territory purchase deposit). All purchases made by cheque must be deposited and cleared before purchase can be made final. We therefore recommend a certified cheque or a bank draft.

What kind of advertising can I purchase?

Clikker offers 5 types of advertising products to be purchased on our site:

Rotating Ad: This type of ad will display in the center panel of the Category pages. You can choose exactly where you want your ad to display by location, category adn select 5 keywords associated with each ad so consumers can search for it.

Linked Ad: This type of ad will display in the center panel of the Category pages, when someone clicks on your directory listing within the Category Page of your business. This ad will only display under the category where your business is listed. The ad can be changed at any time without limit.

** These ads MUST offer some sort of special price or discount only unless you are an organization or charity in which case you can advertise anything related to your organization**

New Product Ad: This ad is ONLY for companies that have a NEW product or service – in the marketplace for 2 years or less. This is the perfect way to get the word out about your new product or service and is displayed on every city site in the country you select so your exposure is massive. These ads can be in the form of a video or landing page at your website, or simply a display ad that tells people about your product or service.

Footer Ad: This ad will be displayed on every category page, on your city site only. These spaces are limited, as we only have 2 spaces available. If someone is already advertising here, you must wait until the space becomes available.

Header Ad: This ad will be displayed on every category page, on your city site only. This space is limited, therefore If someone is already advertising here, you must wait until the space becomes available.

Multi Product Ad: This ad is designed for companies wishing to market multiple products at the same time – such as grocery stores, hardware, electronic and similar stores. You will be able to upload an image, text and price for each item all of which will display in the center panel when someone clicks on your directory ad – just like the LINK AD. The items in the ad can be changed at any time without limit.

I don’t know how to make an ad, can Clikker help me?

Clikker has hired a team of Graphic Designers to make it simple and easy for our members to purchase advertising. When you purchase advertising, you can upload your ad directly or you can upload images and some text to our staff and we will design the ad for you! They will even let you review the ad, before uploading it to the site on your behalf. This service will be offered to all our ARISE members, at no charge, when an advertising product is purchased on our site.

How do I purchase my first ad after registering?

Once your business account is registered, and verified, you can purchase advertising by logging into your account and selecting the Buy Advertising option on your dashboard. Simply complete the form, upload your ad and pay for your purchase. Once your purchase has been authorised and/or your ad designed by Clikker for you, and approved by you, your ad will immediately be uploaded to our site and fall into rotation within the selected category.

Can I choose how long I would like my ad to run?

You can purchase advertising by the month, semi-annually or year.

How much does it cost to advertise on Clikker?

Our advertising products are competitively priced and are well below average online advertising prices. Prices can be found on our 'Purchase Advertising' page

Why can’t I purchase a linked ad?

Linked ads are reserved for Specials only. If you have a business that offers daily, weekly or even occasional specials, you can purchase a linked ad.

I have been scammed by someone advertising on Clikker

While we do our best to only allow legitimate, legal companies/persons to advertise on Clikker, some scammers may find their way in. If you have been scammed, please report the program and what advertisement they are using on our site. We will investigate and take appropriate action based on our findings.

NOTE: Clikker doesn't endorse or guarantee results from third party websites and therefore can not be held liable for any damages incurred.

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166 Island Highway East

Parksville, BC V9P2H6

Canada

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