Posts Tagged‘marketing’

How to Advertise the Opening of Your Online Store

Opening any kind of store online is an exciting endeavor. Maybe you’re an artist who paints watercolors and you decide to open an online art shop. Or, you love designing unique t-shirts for people and want to sell them to people all over the world via the Internet. No matter what you’re selling, the first step is to make sure shoppers are aware of your store. Look at a few ideas on how to advertise the grand opening of your online store. Establish a Presence on Social Media Establishing a presence on social media is an easy way to let…

Busting into the big time: cracking the art of getting corporate clients

Just started working for yourself? While you have some money flowing into your coffers from your first few clients, it’s just enough to cover your immediate business and personal needs. If you want to thrive rather than survive, attaining corporate clients should be priority #1. If you think this goal is too much for you to handle, remember that people like John Bradberry were once in the same boat as you. Through trial and error and help from his friends, he started landing corporate contracts which enabled the life he now enjoys. If you want to become a big shot,…

Creating an Attractive Roller Banner: Your Ultimate Guide

The pull up banner or roll up banner has been used since time out of mind to promote a cause, event, or business – and for good reason; the banner is cost-effective, serves its purpose, and delivers great results. The roller banner is no exception, and despite all the modern ways of advertising and marketing (especially the digital kind), it will never lose its popularity. The roller banner is one of the best marketing tools you could possibly make use of. You do, however, need to ensure that it is designed well, and that it speaks to your audience and…

5 Top Offline Marketing Ideas for Start-ups

You may think that digital marketing is the only way a start-up can get results. Digital marketing seems to be the most cost-effective strategy for a small business without much of a marketing budget. But digital marketing is not the only effective marketing solution. Offline marketing tactics can enhance digital marketing and even stand alone successfully. Take a look at these offline marketing ideas and see which ones you can use to give your start-up marketing a boost. 1. Eye-Catching Business Cards Many people overlook business card printing for marketing purposes. All too often a business card is an uninspiring…

4 Event Marketing Ideas to Boost Brand Visibility

Event marketing is an awesome way to increase visibility of your brand, engage existing customers, and teach new customers what your brand is all about. The tricky part is deciding what sorts of events you should host and how to coordinate them. The key to executing the perfect marketing event is to plan them in accordance with your business’ goals. You wouldn’t want to host an event where you teach something completely unrelated to your unique product or service. That would attract the wrong kind of customers and be mostly a waste of time. Choose an event that is relatable…

Marketing Tips for Startups

When you are venturing into business ownership for the very first time, your time is a very precious asset that you will feel has been monopolized by tasks ranging from small admin tasks to developing crucial business strategies. Getting the ball rolling for any new business is hard, and that is why many businesses, unfortunately, end up failing. Of course, there are a lot of factors that influence whether a business takes off or not. From whether the customer demand is there to having the right marketing strategy, there is no guarantee of success particularly in an uncertain economic climate.…

Marketing Your Bakery

If your bakery has great products and a small customer base, it usually means your marketing is not clicking. Companies like Café Valley, a supplier of baked goods to dozens of bakeries and other businesses, echoes the importance of good marketing in the food industry and has seen it make all the difference. Larry Polhill, Café Valley executive knows that one of the best forms of marketing is word of mouth, because it often leads to good reviews and referrals. Here are some tips to get your marketing up to speed and people talking about your bakery. Become the Expert …