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How The Internet Helps A Local Business Make More Money

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How The Internet Helps A Local Business Make More Money

Many entrepreneurs think that operating a local business on the Internet it’s an easy way to make some extra money or to provide them with a way to work anywhere they want. That’s somehow true, but not 100%. The key to having a successful online business (in addition to the offline one) is to find one that you believe in and that suits your style. For example, if you don’t like selling things or contacting people in person or by phone, then you probably need to choose an online business that does not require these things....

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The Future Of Mobile For Local Internet Marketing Is Here

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The Future Of Mobile For Local Internet Marketing Is Here

Do you want to help your local business in 2011 and give it o bang? If the answer is yes, you should pay more attention to the mobile/cell phone/smartphone usage. In my previous post, I talk about how QR codes can be used to generate more exposure to a local business website. So this new article is more like an extension in my attempt to convince my readers about the importance of mobile local marketing. And since we are close the the end of the year, I will make the post more entertaining and somehow visionary. How Fast Is Mobile Marketplace...

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Local Online Marketing Using QR Codes

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Local Online Marketing Using QR Codes

If you have a local business and focus on marketing online, you probably don’t heard pretty often about QR codes. And QR means Quick Response. According to Wikipedia, a QR code is “… a matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code), readable by QR scanners, mobile phones with a camera, and smartphones. The code consists of black modules arranged in a square pattern on white background. The information encoded can be text, URL or other data.” QR codes come from Japan where they are very common. They are used to take a piece...

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An Internet Marketing Consultant Will Help Growing Your Local Business

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Is an internet marketing consultant the right solution to grow your local business? Let me ask you first… Do you take your laptop on vacation? Do you sometimes “hate” your cell phone or smart phone? Just a few days ago, during a Sunday meal at a restaurant, I observed a woman sitting with his family talking on his cell phone – obviously about business. He was not happy… neither was his family! Sounds familiar? Well, an internet marketing consultant won’t stop phone ringing (au contraire!), neither you to...

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Local Marketing Strategies – Snail Mail Vs Email

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It was not too long ago that most people had no internet leave alone e-mail address. But internet brought in a new era that is full of unlimited information. Internet gave birth to electronic mail popularly known as e-mail. E-mail opened new avenues to the world of communication. In the beginning e-mail was only used as another means of communicating with other people for personal or business related matters. Now people of every age group have an e-mail address. But, since past few years its potential for marketing has been exploited to its...

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Promoting Your Brand Name On A Local Market?

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Remember the importance of branding. If you haven’t already initiated a brand for your company, now might be just the time. Use these simple techniques in the promotion of your special brand. Make your brand as unique as possible. Catch the eye of the public by creating something different- something that people have not yet seen. Instead of doing what has already been done, go the opposite direction and be creative. Don’t forget the legal dangers of copyright infringement related to borrowing or stealing from another firm’s...

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Marketing Strategies for the Recession Economy

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Marketing strategy helps organizations to focus their attention to complete resource utilization to increase sales and win over their competitors. Every company applies some kind of marketing strategies to maintain existing customers, attract potential customers and also to maintain and enhance their reputation in the market. When designing a marketing plan, first a marketing strategy is taken into consideration. The marketing plan consists of steps to be taken so as to attain success in the implementation of the marketing strategy chosen....

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