Running a local business is difficult. While you might have less competition than a national brand, you also have a smaller potential market and (generally) less funds to spend on marketing. Still, people run thriving local businesses every day. There’s no reason why you can’t do the same — especially if you implement the local marketing ideas we outline below!
Keep reading to learn 15 unique ways to effectively promote your local business, grow your customer base, and improve your revenue numbers.
Cell phones have taken over the world. We use them for everything — from making calls to surfing the internet to listening to music. Because of this, our phones are constantly in use. In fact, the average person unlocks their phone 150 times a day. What does this mean for you as a small business owner or employee? That SMS marketing is a viable promotional strategy!
Keep reading to learn what SMS marketing is and why it’s beneficial to small businesses like yours, and seven tips you can use to improve your SMS marketing efforts.