Marketing

Passive Vs Active Marketing

Every business needs to market themselves. However, the most effective way to market yourself is going to be based on your location, industry, goals, budget, resources and other factors. Most companies need to rely on multiple forms of marketing to get the best results. Some methods work better for short-term and some are better suited for long-term campaigns. When done correctly, these different strategies can work together to help build your brand and tap into a dependable source of traffic. Understanding [...]

Putting Your Advertising Efforts On Display

Among the choices for advertising are television and radio ads. The idea used to be simple, millions of people hear or see your ad on a continued basis and even if they do not react to it, they see your name and your promotion and it helps build your brand, eventually leading to a sale. This is the old school method for getting eyes on your brand. You cannot prove numbers, you cannot prove that it gets results and [...]

5 Marketing Trends To Watch For In 2018

It’s amazing how quickly 2017 has flown by and we are already looking into marketing trends for 2018. There will be a lot of talk about new technology, new sites to check out and other trends. However, the real traffic will be found on familiar platforms, using new tools to maximize opportunity. As you re-evaluate what worked and what didn’t, it’s time to put together a new strategy that will get results. While many of these trends are not new, [...]

Revamping Your Marketing Strategy For 2018

It doesn’t matter how successful a year your business had, everything starts over in 2018 and that includes your marketing strategy. Whether you are heavy into Google with SEO & PPC, spending time on social platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn, or you believe more in running ads across the web, it’s time to take a serious look at what worked, what didn’t and what needs to be changed. Here’s how you get started: Pull all your data: There’s no [...]

Marketing Tips For Insurance Agents

Insurance agents, whether it’s life, auto, health or something else, are always competing for clients. One of the most frustrating aspects of the job is that your services are actually very affordable; in many cases they do not cost the client anything. You are paid by the provider and your costs are the same whether they use your services or go and get their own coverage. However, when it comes to marketing insurance agents have a bigger challenge, getting [...]

How To Market A Restaurant

People have to eat! It’s something that is well known which is why the food service industry is one of the largest in the world. Then why do nearly half of all restaurants go out of business within the first few years of their existence? Some of them aren’t that good; some didn’t have a good strategy as far as location, execution or provide reasonable pricing. Others made the mistake of not advertising correctly and reaching their local audience. Billboards [...]

Quick, Cost-Effective Ways To Get Traffic

We all want results and we want them now. That’s why you are looking for marketing tips on how to increase traffic and get more of a return on your investment. Perhaps you have a sale coming up and you need to get as many eyes on it as possible? Maybe you just need to start seeing your numbers go up but you do not want to break the bank to accomplish it? There are several tools you can utilize [...]

Why Am I Not Getting Sales?

At the end of the day you need sales. Every small business owner understands that and they also understand that the only way to get those sales is with an aggressive marketing strategy. So if orders aren’t coming in and the phone isn’t ringing then it must be a problem with how you are advertising your business right? Actually no, often times it’s not the strategy that needs to be fixed, it’s how you execution as well as your [...]

How To Increase Your Amazon Sales

It’s no secret that if you sell products online you need to be on Amazon. The e-retailer is not only the largest in the United States, but it makes over 120 billion dollars a year in sales. With over 300 million users, which doesn’t include people who do not have accounts but use the platforms services, you cannot afford to not be on this site if you are selling products online. However, you also will have a lot of [...]

Common Traits Of Successful Marketing Campaigns

Everyone wants the secret sauce; they want to know what to do that will make their marketing campaign better and increase ROI. Every agency knows the struggle, you have potential customers come in and spend 2-3 hours going over all the services, getting the best possible game plan on how to be success and then they get up and leave only to go and find a company that will claim to do the same things for half the price. [...]