“the golf directory has been optimized for mobile viewing, granting members the ability to view, rate, and review golf courses from anywhere in the world via their smart phone, tablet, or other mobile device.”
(PRWEB) June 06, 2013
Over the past year, Golficity has risen rapidly in popularity to become one of the fastest growing golf resources on the web. Offering golf tips, PGA TOUR news, equipment reviews, tee times, fantasy golf odds and predictions, and much more, Golficity has become an exceptional one-stop website for the avid golf fan.
This week, the company dramatically increased its product offering by launching the Golficity Golf Directory, containing detailed information for over 17,000 golf courses and golf facilities worldwide. The site utilizes the latest in geo-location services to help visitors discover golf courses, driving ranges, golf simulators, and golf stores near where they work, live and play.
Registration is free for all users and golf course and facility owners and managers can easily claim their listing to bolster features and greater advertise their location to attract more golfers.
Website members can share their ratings and reviews for any of a wide range of world-wide golf courses and facilities. Golf course ratings include 1-5 star rankings, a written course review section, as well as the ability to upload and share images from that location.
Registered users may also upload new facilities to the database by visiting the Add Listing page. As mentioned earlier, facility owners and management may submit a request to claim their listing by clicking the “Claim Listing” button on any listing page. Once a claim is approved, the listing’s owner may make changes to the information in the database.
The Golficity Golf Directory also includes a world-wide database of golf events. Registered users can use the Post Event page to upload information about an upcoming golf event. Event owners can promote their events by using a wide range of available services.
Co-Founder and website developer Frank Fasano indicated that the company is currently working on the iPhone application for the Golficity Directory and anticipate it to be available for free download in the iTunes store by mid-summer. Fasano also indicated that “the golf directory has been optimized for mobile viewing, granting members the ability to view, rate, and review golf courses from anywhere in the world via their smart phone, tablet, or other mobile device.”
The company has also indicated that it is dedicated to continuing to grow and expand its offering to meet its goal of becoming the ultimate online resource for golf enthusiasts. Be on the lookout for many more exciting announcements from this expanding and exciting new startup.