What Makes Your Business Different?

What makes your business different?

How your business different from the other guy, down the street, who does what you do? Before you can start marketing your business, you need to identify what your Unique Selling Proposition (USP) is. What makes you unique, better, different than your competitor. I once gave a seminar on LinkedIn for the BBB and in… Read more What Makes Your Business Different?

So many Social Media Networks! Which are best for my Business?

which network?

Do you find that thinking about marketing your business using the social media networks is overwhelming? Don’t feel bad. You’re in a big boat with many other small business owners. So many social media networks to choose from! What you need to do to figure out which of the social networks will work best for… Read more So many Social Media Networks! Which are best for my Business?

What’s Your Niche? And Why You Need One

target market

Do you even have a niche? If anyone can buy your product or service, then no one will – unless you identify your target! Who’s your perfect customer? You need to create a target market persona. Give the person a name. Define everything clearly. Demographics: Age Gender Children/Family Culture/Race Location – local, national, global Income… Read more What’s Your Niche? And Why You Need One

11 Steps to Effective Social Media Marketing

social media marketing

Social Media Marketing? Is that the same as Inbound Marketing? What is Content Marketing? How does it all fit together? How do I get Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Help! First off, though it seems extremely complicated, it really isn’t. All this newfangled marketing is just that — marketing. Marketing basics are still there. Just the… Read more 11 Steps to Effective Social Media Marketing

What you Need to Know about Creating Buyer Personas

social media networking

What is a Buyer Persona? It’s making up a description of what your perfect customer looks like. Detailing their demographics. You can have more than one target market. Some businesses are B2B (business-to-business) or B2C (business-to-consumer) or a combination of both. Here I’ll give you some examples of target market or buyer personas so you… Read more What you Need to Know about Creating Buyer Personas