Archive for November, 2010

November 30, 2010

Marketing Advice: Donate magazines and books to libraries. Write in your firm’s information on the inside cover.

November 30, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use a comprehensive marketing strategy which involves online and offline marketing methods. 11/30/2010

November 29, 2010

Marketing Advice: Don’t make assumptions about your clients, ask them!

November 29, 2010

Marketing Advice: Don’t ignore your competitors. You are not in the way you may think you are, but you don’t want to be blindsided.

November 29, 2010

Marketing Advice: Don’t have a website? Build a free one in WordPress.

November 29, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use a pen and paper. Always have an agenda and a pen around. Note down every crazy idea you think of … Most of us have truly great subjects to write about, but during the day we forget, busy with other issues. I always note my ideas. At the end of a day, I am amazed to see a 20 subjects list to write about, versus 1 or two that I can come up with at writing time.

November 28, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use affiliate programs once your website has started to receive some quality traffic. Depending on your niche, affiliate programs are a much better way to convert your traffic, then all the other advertising methods like contextual networks, banners, links etc. Commision Junction is a good way to start your research.

November 27, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use an answering machine or voice mail system to catch after-hours phone calls. Include basic information in your outgoing messages such a business hours, location, etc.

November 26, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use broadcast faxes or email messages to notify your customers of product service updates.

November 25, 2010

Marketing Advice: Use Google’s, Yahoo’s and MSN’s(that’s the Moreover ping server which will ping MSN) sitemap services. Not only that it will provide you with invaluable server and website data, but it will get your pages in their index faster.