Here at MainStreet Nation, we care about our hometown stores.

Main streets have the unique ability to provide members of their communities with amazing opportunities to do business, make memories, and connect with the past.

Main streets are vital to the American experience, so we created MainStreetNation as a place to find business resources as well as inspiration for fans of local stores.

Our Mission

Main Street Nation is committed to helping main street businesses across America reach their full potential. Our main streets are places we make memories, do business and stay in touch with our history.  These places deserve to be supported, managed and celebrated. 
MainStreetNation is here to spread stories of community, culture and business, share best practices, and create innovative initiatives to empower our main streets businesses for years to come.  And we will meet some amazing people along the way. 
Main Streets exist because they were built by people, and they will only succeed if people are inspired to offer their time and talents to create places that they are proud to call home.

Explore MainStreet Nation

We aim to provide the best possible resources for main street businesses and their loyal customers. Check out our three sections to learn more about how MainStreetNation can benefit you!

Stories

Articles and podcasts that include Main Street success stories as well as advice on how to support your favorite local businesses.

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Strategies

Resources and advice to help you and your Main Street organization adapt and thrive in the fast-paced, rapidly changing modern business world.

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Networks

A hub for all things Main Street, including an online forum and messaging that allows for personal contact with an expert.

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Recent Podcasts

Main Street Refresh Project

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Jeff and Kristi interview the experts to give you the secrets to successful Main Streets, and a preview of the new Main Street Refresh Project.

Recent Articles

What to Do When Your Content Goes Viral

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How do you take opportunities and run with them? This is the most central question to businesses in every arena: striking while the iron is hot is the key to success. 

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