Think support marketing. Online consumers want “details, facts, comparisons, and feedback from other customers.” In short, they want to know what other people think about your business and products while they steer around your carefully chosen marketing hype. To get you warmed up for marketing in the New Year, here are some useful links and [...]
Archive | Marketing Tips
December 3, 2010
As you continue to develop your copy for the 2010 holiday season and fine tuning your last minute campaigns, keep the following tips in mind to help your small business make the most of the consumer spending season.
December 2, 2010
Good ol’ Rusty has rustled some hearty social media links for you today! Your intervention, a new twitter search, how to make some money off that blabber blog of yours, branding yourself on linkedin and the first crossover of real life and social gaming…. and it’s just so cute!
November 30, 2010
When asked to write a weekly blog article I was skeptical. After all, I’m not the copy writer here at NDF. I have done some copy editing but beyond that it isn’t my main function here. So when I came across this article from Vertical Response with 13 tips to Improving Email Copy, I jumped [...]
November 29, 2010
According to comScore, holiday spending is up 13% for November-December this year as compared to last year. And Black Friday (November 26) was the heaviest online spending day in 2010. So, if you haven’t yet amped up your online marketing, it’s time to do so.
November 24, 2010
Free, free and more free social media stuff. Everything here today is FREEEEE! America! $#&% yeah!
November 23, 2010
Have you put off coming up with a great email strategy this year? Is it too late to create successful holiday campaigns? I mean if you haven’t come up with a strategy yet, should you just give up and throw in the towel?
November 22, 2010
Last Minute Thanksgiving Marketing Tips and Bits Stuff Your Customers and Employees with Thanks! This Thanksgiving don’t forget to thank your customers and your employees in some way.
November 18, 2010
This week Rusty brings you 13 exciting social media tips, resources, & news including some guidance in staying out of jail and hell.
November 16, 2010
When sending emails, do we need to always follow the rules? We all want to know when is the best time, or how long should the subject line be? Is it really that bad to put all caps in my subject line?
November 15, 2010
9 Free Google Marketing Tools Don’t just Google yourself to see where you are in the Googlesphere. Use these 9 FREE Google Marketing Tools to get the most of your online presence.
November 12, 2010
When you imagine who your target customer is, do you imagine someone very specific? Or do you feel that anyone with a beating heart is a potential customer? For your marketing to be effective, it’s best to view your customer as someone specific because you need to know what they want, what they needs, and [...]
November 12, 2010
Small businesses, particularly those with limited resources, are vulnerable during recession. In today’s economic crisis, cutting advertising spending has become a popular practice. Many owners are on a quest for innovative and cost effective marketing solutions. Recession or not you must continue to promote your products and company.
November 11, 2010
Monitoring yourself, measuring yourself, saving yourself & anti-spamming yourself. Rusty is all about you for this weeks Social Media Sheriff!
November 9, 2010
Subject Lines for the Season The Holidays are fast approaching and we all know what’s coming. Our inboxes are going to be flooded with emails – so many emails offering so many deals and so little time. So how do you stand out from the crowd and earn a spot on the “opens” list?