When people think of marketing, they usually think of big campaigns, the kind used to spread the word about the latest blockbuster film or fragrance range. However, you may not realise that is possible to find ways to promote your business in your local area and here are a few benefits why this approach may…

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Social media offers a lot of potential when it comes to promoting your business. It is relatively low cost, allows you to post the latest updates on events and is a great opportunity for interaction and feedback. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your social media promotion. Choose…

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People can be cynical about social media and especially using stats to measure it. After all, you’re not an influencer or a Youtuber, so why should you care? There are actually a number of very important reasons why you should care and knowing how to effectively analyse your social media stats can make a massive…

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When times are tough, one of the first things that often gets cut is marketing. However, this is often a big mistake. Marketing is what lets people know about your business and here are a few of the reasons why marketing is essential for your business. Engaging your customers Marketing is no longer just billboards…

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Thanks to the great response to my previous blog which offered some advice on starting a business in a recession (click here to read) and a fair bit more free time on my hands, I thought I would write another which looks at some businesses which surprisingly were started in times of dire economic conditions.…

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There are many ways to promote your business. Social media, broadcast media, print and trade shows can all be beneficial. But one area people often forget is email marketing. Used in the correct way, it can be a smart platform to direct your message to your potential customers. More personal An email can be more…

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Whether you are a small business or a multi-national, you have to consider how you promote your business. Word of mouth can be strong, but generating it can be difficult. One thing that companies need to consider is a simple question- is advertising on social media worthwhile? Reaching your customers The fact is pretty much…

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A website is often compared to a shop window. But it can also be like a shop- if it’s hard to open the door or the items are hard to find on the shelf, then people are less likely to use it. This is one of a few reasons why you should have a user-friendly…

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Whether you are a new business looking to spread the word or an established name trying to find new markets, marketing is an important part of your business. However, sometimes, it can be hard for businesses to promote themselves, or they may not always be able to do so effectively alongside other parts of their…

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Whether you are a sole trader or a multinational, how you present your business is crucial. While you may feel confident that you can promote yourself, you may find that you have hit a wall in terms of converting promotion into footfall and sales. This is just one reason you should consider getting someone to…

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