Mightybytes New Web Application for Chicago Workplace of Tourism and Culture Streamlines Process for Matching Visitors with Nearby Volunteers to Encourage City Exploration
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) March 11, 2012
Mightybytes new web application streamlines the process for booking visits on Chicago Greeter, a free service provided by the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture (COTC). The site allows visitors to explore the city by matching them with friendly and insightful local volunteers who know the area. These visits can be customized to a specific neighborhood, language, or special interest and can vary from historic landmarks to unique shops and places to dine.
The existing website was friendly, but cumbersome because it used an outdated data tool in tandem with emails and faxes to match visitors and volunteers. After researching user demographics, Mightybytes streamlined and refocused the site around all three sets of users and developed an intuitive three-phased web application for COTC staff, volunteers, and Chicago visitors.
The resulting site accomplishes several tasks:
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