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25 Budget-Friendly Local Business Marketing Strategies

25 Budget-Friendly Local Business Marketing Strategies Avatar Posted by DaveEdwards under Marketing
From https://covedigital.co.uk 20 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on March 17, 2015 9:08 am
Marketing is the key to success for just about any local business.

In fact, it’s often the only difference between a business that flies, or one that dies.

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21 Questions to Ask When Creating Buyer Personas

21 Questions to Ask When Creating Buyer Personas Avatar Posted by SalesBlogcast under Marketing
From http://blog.xoombi.com 7 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on March 27, 2015 6:41 am
Too many businesses dive head first into inbound marketing without doing all of their homework. Content marketing requires much more than hiring an intern to write and publish your blog posts. You've got to have a plan, and it begins with a laser focus on the basics of inbound marketing strategy. Read More

What The Hell Do I Need Social Media Analytics For?

What The Hell Do I Need Social Media Analytics For? Avatar Posted by ronsela under Social Media
From http://www.semrush.com 26 days ago
Made Hot by: profmarketing on March 9, 2015 11:06 am
These days, you would be incredibly hard pressed to find any person whose life has not been touched at all by the effects of social media. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and many others all have worked their way into the collective psyche of our culture. Read More
Public speaking is a great way to market your business and become known as an expert in your industry. But it rarely comes naturally and takes some practice.

To help you on your way to public speaking success, here are ten tips and tools to help you learn to embrace your nerves, delive Read More
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If you're tired of spinning your wheels trying to figure out your online business than you're not alone. You do not want to miss out on these tips to help you slay the internet marketing beast once and for all !
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5 of Your Biggest Startup Problems Solved

5 of Your Biggest Startup Problems Solved Avatar Posted by brianhughes116 under Strategy
From http://www.business.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on March 21, 2015 12:05 pm
Ah, money. As a start-up owner, some days it can seem like you’re spending money faster than you can possibly hope to make it. You know you need to be strategic about how you allocate financial resources in order to get the biggest bang for each dollar... Read More

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