Connect2Athens is the premiere community portal for the Athens area, serving residents and businesses since 1996. We are all about being the most convenient source of local information for our community, by our community.
Welcome. If you are just browsing the Web, we hope you enjoy your visit and find what you're looking for. If you live or work in the Athens area, we invite you to participate as we share information with each other in hopes of making our community an even better place.
Connect2Athens features a comprehensive online business and organization directory for the Athens area. The site also lets the community publish online Classifieds, Jobs, News, Events, and more.
This site is produced by Connect 2 Athens, Inc, an Athens area based New Media company and studio. The site is powered by DynaPortal portal software of The Woodlands Texas.
Our community portal provides many ways for area residents and businesses to participate besides just browsing the site. You can submit information for us to publish, but to get the most out of Connect2Athens, you will need register and become a Member and do things without our involvement. Membership truly has its privileges! » 'My Athens' featuring 'My Favorites'
Your 'My Athens' is your very own personal home page. You can add your favorite site pages on this page and quickly browse the site for just your interests. You can post classifieds or resumes, or begin social networking by creating a profile page. Then maybe author a Blog and post some pictures. It's all brought together on your personal 'My WOL'
Resident Members can publish Classifieds, Resumes, Blogs and create their Networking Profile Page without our involvement, whenever they want.
» My Profile Page
My Profile Page is like a mini-website that Members can create to network and share information with neighbors, their extended family, friends, or anyone they desire. Post photos, favorite links, and even a Blog. You can do all this in one place. If desired, you can even password protect your pages so only family and friends can view your information.
At Connect2Athens, we respect and safeguard the information that our site users have entrusted to us. Connect2Athens will not provide individual personal user information to any third party for any purpose, either commercial or otherwise, unless required by law. Privacy issues are a paramount concern to us.
» Email Addresses Are Hidden From Spammers
Connect2Athens does not display email addresses on site pages. People use a simple contact form to email you. Spam spiders cannot mine your email boxes on this site.
» Required Member Information
The personal information that we require for registration is the minimum necessary to verify that you live in our community (name, phone, address), your age (over/under age 17), and your email address so we can contact you if necessary.
» Screen Names
We protect your online identity by allowing you to have a screen name for public use on the site.
» Contact Information Control
When posting a listing such as a Classified Ad or Resume, you can select only the contact information that you desire to be displayed.
Are you taking advantage of the area's community portal? Your advertising is what provides this great service to the community!
Marketing opportunities abound on Connect2Athens. Sponsor an area of the site and reach a large audience. Target your advertising to specific interests or pages. Get a Business Publishing Account and take advantage of the Business Directory by posting your own jobs, news, events and promotions or coupons.