What problem are we solving?
We’re solving the problem of the Extraction Economy, a modern-day reference to the impacts of Internet Giants. Specifically, how they remove profits from our communities, disconnect neighborhoods, and collect vulnerable personal data.
How does it work?
We work with community groups, such as private business, municipal leadership, associations and chambers of commerce to advocate for, and market, local businesses at exponentially reduced fees.
Who are the people behind my City Platform?
Your City Platform is a co-creation between local business and consumers, and is managed by DigitalTown – a passionate group of Internet visionaries and Blockchain leaders from around the world.
How can someone sign-up?
To begin, simply visit the Sign-Up button. Registered users will instantly discover local merchants and vendors and take advantage of their SmartWallet benefits.
How can someone list a business and get selling?
To list a hotel, restaurant, shop, or service, begin by registering a personal account. Once completed, visit the specific section of the site you want to list under. For hotel listings, click ‘Stay’; for Restaurants, click ‘Dine’; for Retailers, click ‘Shop’. Then, see the top right-hand corner and look for the ‘List my…’ tab. From here, follow the prompts and your moments away from completing a basic listing.
What is a SmartWallet?
The SmartWallet is the online version of everything we keep in our offline wallets. It’s our ID, cash, and affinity cards.
What are CityTokens?
CityTokens are collectable and redeemable units used to reward people for participating in the platform.
What are CityShares?
CityShares are units of ownership in a City Platform, they are used to return profit and steer direction.
What is Blockchain?
Blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.