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What Will Digital Marketing Look Like in 2021?

What Will Digital Marketing Look Like in 2021?

For small business owners, that last question looms large. With COVID cases spiking across the country and the probability that we’ll be back to only essential businesses opening their doors to the...

Holiday Promotional Ideas to Consider During a Pandemic

Holiday Promotional Ideas to Consider During a Pandemic

The 2020 holiday shopping season promises to be unlike any other. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, unemployment rates are high, and consumers may be reluctant to do their shopping in person.

7 Content Marketing Tactics Every Small Business Should Steal

7 Content Marketing Tactics Every Small Business Should Steal

Ad campaigns are still effective, but the truth is they’re not as effective as content marketing. Bill Gates proclaimed “Content is king” back in 1996 and his words have proven to be remarkably pre...

Getting Back to Basics: Facebook Marketing 101

Getting Back to Basics: Facebook Marketing 101

You’re probably already marketing your business on Facebook. If you’re not, you should be – but it’s not just a question of having a Facebook page and using it. You’ve got to use it wisely if you w...

How to Increase Customer Retention with Email

How to Increase Customer Retention with Email

New customers are great. There’s something undeniably exciting about attracting someone to your business who might not have found it otherwise. That’s the reason that new customer marketing gets al...

Try These 7 Growth Hacks to Help Your Small Business Soar

Try These 7 Growth Hacks to Help Your Small Business Soar

Well, I’ve got good news for you. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about growth hacks – little tricks you can use to fast-track your growth and increase your sales and profits. By definition, a hack...

Why SMS Marketing Should Be in Your Mix Right Now

Why SMS Marketing Should Be in Your Mix Right Now

Marketing is always changing and the changes in 2020 have been profound, mostly because of the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve all had to adjust our work and home lives as a result.

Get More (and Better) Traffic with Your Local Business Blog

Get More (and Better) Traffic with Your Local Business Blog

You already know that content marketing is widely considered to be essential for your business. Maybe you’ve already got a blog that gets some organic traffic.

How to Ask for Reviews (And Get Them Fast)

How to Ask for Reviews (And Get Them Fast)

I hope you’re not sick of me talking about online reviews because I’m about to do it again. Why? Because they can have a huge impact on your business and bottom line.

Marketing Hacks (That Make Your Life Easier)

Marketing Hacks (That Make Your Life Easier)

Marketing your local business can seem like a full-time job. Most business owners can’t afford to have a marketing department which means that you’re adding marketing to all your other responsibili...

10 Practical Local Marketing Ideas You Can Deploy Right Now

10 Practical Local Marketing Ideas You Can Deploy Right Now

You already know that local marketing is the name of the game if you want to grow your business. The challenge – especially during this difficult time of the COVID-19 pandemic – is choosing practic...

Facebook Ad Objectives… Explained

Facebook Ad Objectives… Explained

Most local businesses should advertise on Facebook. That’s what I believe, and the evidence backs me up. It’s cost-effective and, if you do it right, it can help your business to grow.