There are many ways to celebrate and ring in the new year. For some, it’s all about the parties. For others, it’s all about the drinking. In fact, some people party-hop on eve of new year’s so much. Some other folk prefer staying indoors and just enjoying some fun time with the family, doing fun stuff. Whatever the case, you can and should have a lot of fun ushering in the new year. While there are so many ways to do it, the following –which are some of the best ways- should help you get started.
Having a presence on social media is essential for anyone looking to gain a following. Whether you are a small business, a freelance designer, or a writer, the right social media accounts can help connect you with potential and current customers. However, it is important to remember that connecting with the right people is equally as important. If you are interested in design, then you should be following freelance designers in your niche area. Just create an account, look up some of these designers, and click Follow!
Sometimes, figuring out the best marketing blogs to follow or learn from can be quite difficult. When you’re running a small business, chances are you’ll be wearing many hats. This means that your time is very limited and you cannot afford to waste time reading fluff blogs when you would rather read blogs with more actionable techniques that you can apply to your business immediately. Below is a list of blogs that cuts across multiple marketing areas. With this list, you can easily pick a topic and learn everything you can from them. Ready? Let’s roll.
Trade shows are a lot of work, but they can be fun and very rewarding if you prepare for it and do an excellent job of wooing new clients and dazzling prospects. To succeed however, you need to do some pre-show groundwork such as creating flashy and catchy signs and banners, getting a good display, and producing attractive promotional materials. The next thing you should pay attention to is to the nuances and subtleties of trade show etiquettes. In fact, most people don’t even know that there is such a thing as trade show etiquette.
As a business owner, one of the most critical mistakes that you can make is leaving behind traditional marketing altogether in your quest to get on the digital marketing bandwagon. In today’s technical world, digital marketing is a key part of reaching your target — but that does not mean that you should avoid traditional marketing completely. To do what is best for your business, you should understand the importance of both types of marketing, and how to effectively use newer digital marketing techniques to enhance traditional marketing.
For small businesses, working capital is always a problem. This is why 7 out of 10 startups and small businesses close up shop within a year while the others limp along until they survive or join the league of failures. Many small businesses struggle to meet internal demands as well as those of their clients while working with highly limited budgets. In this article, we will be looking how best to manage your limited resources while still achieving solid results that will help you keep your doors open.
Humans have used proto-signage tools and devices for hundreds of thousands of years, even before the invention of writing or record keeping. Symbolic advertising, as experts call it, was rudimentary – tribesmen scribbled or drew symbols that indicated to others that they had certain products to exchange or sell.
Let’s face it: there are some billboards that you simply cannot get out of your head. Day after day, you are bombarded with tons of advertising information, but there are only a few that you will remember and far fewer that you will act on. Here’s the science behind effective outdoor advertising.
These days, there’s a lot of hype surrounding digital ads and promoting your business on the internet, while traditional advertising media like print ads, TV and radio ads have taken the back seat. In fact, some proponents of digital media ads are going as far as saying that print is dead. How wrong they are!