One thing small business owners need to understand is that everything they do online: website, social media pages, Google listings, everything is how people see your business. I see so many business owners make the same Branding Mistakes over and over again. It’s like they don’t care. It’s Your and Your Company’s Image that is… Read more 12 Branding Mistakes You Need to Stop Making Now!
The 80/20 rule of sales and marketing has been around forever. 80% of your business comes from 20% of your target market. So what exactly does that mean? Basically, you need to get to know that crucial 20%! Especially now when you’ve got so many marketing choices out there. Who’s your perfect customer? Who’s your… Read more The 80/20 Rule of Marketing and How to Get it Right
Marketing is an essential function of any business who wants to draw new customers. Whether B2B or B2C, you have to promote your business so people know you exist — you need a marketing budget. Today’s marketing is way more complicated than before which makes it crucial for small business owners to carefully plan and… Read more How Much Should a New Business have in their Marketing Budget?
Here’s an excellent example of a viral video for a brand who actually rejected it. It’s what’s called “user-generated content”. A fan of a product or service creates a video, on their own, without prompting by the brand. But this is not about the brand, but about the power of telling stories that provoke emotions.… Read more Do You Want to go Viral? Tell Stories that Provoke Emotions
Wouldn’t it be nice if as soon as you posted something on social media or wrote a great blog post that you would get dozens of new customers coming through your door or visiting your website immediately? Maybe in an alternate universe. I wish today’s marketing were easier instead of getting more complicated every day.… Read more Video: How do I Know if my Marketing Efforts are Successful?