Whether you’re a start up, or your business is going through a rough patch, there are times your company might not have the resources available to launch a massive marketing campaign. What can you do to capture the attention of your target with a small marketing budget? Here are some easy ways to promote your business on a low budget.
When it comes to creating a marketing plan, one of the most important things you should outline is your target audience. If you don’t know who your ideal customers are, how can you create an effective marketing plan to reach them? The simple answer: you can’t.
We all have to do them. Some of us love them. Some of us hate them. We’re talking about giving presentations. Whether you’re a confident speaker or not, a well-laid-out presentation that guides you through the process is an essential aid that shouldn’t be overlooked. Here’s everything you need to know when creating a presentation.
When it comes to QR code marketing, companies either knock it out of the park, or they crash and burn. Although some people believe that the QR code has lost its touch and is no longer an effective marketing tool, the truth is QR codes are still relevant; however they must be accompanied by a well-executed QR code strategy. Since QR codes are free to generate, they have a high ROI when used properly.
In the simplest terms, variable data printing adds unique elements to each individual piece in a print run. This can be as simple as adding different names and addresses to a batch of postcards, to including variable images or recommended products based on your customer data.
Email blasts, also known as eblasts, are a type of targeted email marketing sent by your company to a list of subscribers. Eblasts typically discuss promotional offers, news-worthy events or trends within your company or industry. Email marketing and eblasts can be viewed as an extension of direct marketing, in an electronic format. Both direct mailers and email blasts deliver a message to a targeted audience and use a similar format to capture recipient’s interest.
A well-designed tri-fold brochure or pamphlet is an indispensible marketing tool for your business. A tri-fold brochure contains pertinent information about your products or services and ensures your customers have quick access to important details about your business.
There’s nothing like coming home, after a long day of work, to find your mailbox overflowing with junk. Ugh. The fact is, most direct mailers are not only ignored, but there is a certain stigma attached to this form of advertising. If this is true, then why do marketers keeping creating them? Well, when done properly, direct mail campaigns are not only extremely effective, but they’re a trackable form of marketing that can help you learn more about your brand and your customer.