Why Billboards Are Still Insanely Clever

Billboards are still insanely clever

Billboards are still insanely clever so let’s look at the three important aspects of using billboards in your marketing. Marketing is a big part of any business, and knowing how to stay on top of the game is hugely important. If you have a business of your own, and you are keen to market it … Continue reading

Take Your Business to the Next Level

Take Your Business to the Next Level

Do you feel that your business has, of late, got itself stuck in a rut? Or do you simply feel that your business is ready to take the next step in its existence? Then you need to be brave enough to take it to the next level.   This may mean doing things you’ve never … Continue reading

One Size Does Not Fit All When It Comes To Business

One Size Does Not Fit All When It Comes To Business

In business, there is most certainly not one overarching and all-encompassing way of doing things and there is no room for a ‘one size fits all’ approach at any point.   Business owners must always be open to the fact that each task they and their business undertake is going to differ from the last … Continue reading

Where Your On-line Business Budget Needs to Go

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Do you have an on-line business budget? Monies specifically set aside for your on-line business needs?   One of the most attractive reasons to start a business mainly online is because you will always hear of how cost-effective it is. You don’t have to spend on a big, fancy storefront. Sometimes you don’t even need … Continue reading

Marketing Shouldn’t Be Hard Work – Here’s How To Have Fun

How To Have Fun

Looking for ways to have fun in business? It can’t all be work, work, work, surely? The pressure to create an impressive marketing strategy does and always will exist. Unfortunately, it is the nature of being in business. But, the pressure should never slip into your work. As soon as it does, the entire workload … Continue reading

Weak Marketing Leads to Weak Sales: Here’s How to Get it Right from the Start

weak marketing

There is no excuse for weak marketing. It’s one of those things that really doesn’t need to happen. If you plan properly and take time to consider your marketing strategy, you can come up with a powerful and winning plan. Weak marketing happens when you fail to plan and fail to consider all of your … Continue reading

Here’s Where Your Marketing Dollars Need To Go

marketing dollars

Marketing dollars? What are they?   There is no doubt that marketing on a shoestring budget is pretty annoying. If only you had the millions to blast on marketing your company could be massive. Alas, that isn’t the case and you have to keep up with the rest by spending the bare minimum. This strategy … Continue reading

Touching Customers With Opt-in Options

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Sometimes, doing business requires being direct. Getting customers to notice and shop with you is a hard challenge that a lot of companies struggle with. In most cases, this is because they’re not doing everything that they can to ensure that they are reaching out to customers.   It’s not considered rude to contact customers, … Continue reading

Making A Product The Market Can’t Get Enough Of

Making A Product The Market Can't Get Enough Of

Making A Product The Market Can’t Get Enough Of : The product itself is the main component of its own success. However, creating a great product, understanding your target market and their needs, doesn’t guarantee getting a great result. You’re also going to have to make that product easier to buy. So, let’s look at … Continue reading

Low-Budget, High-Impact Marketing For Small Business

Marketing for small business is always a challenge predominantly due to small budgets. However, another major challenge facing is how to spread the word. Marketing application covers different tactics so there’s no such thing as one method that trumps them all. Every small business is different, and so are the marketing needs of each of … Continue reading

Snoop Competitors. Why It’s Such A Good Idea.

snoop competitors

Snoop competitors is what you may need to do because the world of SEO and backlinks can be a tricky one to navigate. In fact, there are so many variables to consider that it can sometimes get a little overwhelming. But, as with many tricky things in life, there are short cuts. Probably the best … Continue reading

SEO Is Never Going Away! Here’s Why.

SEO

SEO. Search Engine Optimization. Many marketing professionals have tried to insinuate for years that SEO is going to die. However, we’ve learned by now that SEO is never going away. The only thing that happens to SEO is change. Here’s why SEO is never going away: Giving Value To Customers Over the years SEO has … Continue reading

Forget SEO, Offline Marketing Is The Way To Go!

offline marketing

Offline Marketing? I know, it sounds crazy suggesting that you should be marketing offline in this day and age. But it makes a lot of sense. When you sell online, you do get the chance for a massive reach, but there’s no guarantee that anyone sees your business.   Competition is so extreme online that … Continue reading

Does Your Startup Have What It Takes To Be A Good Earner?

Does Your Startup Have What It Takes To Be A Good Earner?

I know better than anyone that when you launch a business, you do so with the impression that it will become a success. Of course, you do, it’s only natural to be positive about your new venture – But does your startup have what it takes to be a good earner? If it doesn’t, what … Continue reading

What Is CRM and Why Is It Important For Your Business?

What is CRM?

If you’re not so clued-up about what is CRM, you might be wondering what on earth everyone’s going on about. Now is a great time to understand what CRM actually is. If you want to maintain a good relationship with your customers and improve profits, it’s an important consideration. To help you, there are three … Continue reading

Inspiration for Following Your Passion

Inspiration for Following Your Passion

Even the most ardent self-motivator needs inspiration from other successful people. This article from Creative 100 is a quick read of 20 stars and influencers who radiate creativity and get everyone excited. From Queen Bey and John Cena, it’s an eclectic mix of people, and you may not have heard of some of them. They … Continue reading

What NOT to do when business is tough

What NOT to do when business is tough

Do you know what NOT to do when business is tough? Being in business is both liberating AND challenging especially when cash-flow, and customers, ebb and flow. It’s like standing on the beach seeing the waves come towards you and thinking you’re going to get to drenched. And then the tide goes out and you … Continue reading

Hitting Your Customers Hot Button

Everyone has a hot button that induces them to make a purchasing decision, so are you hitting your customers hot button? People buy products and services for a variety of reasons including; Prestige and ego Wanting to have the best Improving their education For the good of the family To make life easier To fulfil … Continue reading

Five Easy Steps to A Profitable Direct Marketing Campaign

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A direct marketing campaign allows you want to reach out and touch your target audience in a personal way; not mass marketing such as through a radio or television commercial. Direct marketing is extremely cost-effective when done correctly with five easy steps. Examples of direct marketing include; personal letters or e-mails personalized e-news brochures sent … Continue reading

Can You Learn From a Suicidal Goldfish?

I’m a dog person. At least with a dog you can play with them and teach them tricks. I am not a fish person. Fish just swim around aimlessly and, rumour has it, they have an attention span of 3 seconds. So imagine my surprise when I started correlating fish activity, or lack thereof, with … Continue reading