103 Small Business Marketing Ideas To Help You Grow

by WarriorForum.com Administrator
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A new article on Search Engine Journal says whether you need to gain new customers or retain existing ones, here are 103 ideas designed to help you grow your small business.

As a small business owner, you're probably already busy and have heard many marketing ideas that sound impossible (or, at least, very difficult) to implement. It can be challenging to come up with proven ways to improve your online presence, build your email list, engage prospective customers in social, and drive measurable revenue.

In the original article, you'll find 103 small business marketing ideas designed to help you grow your business either through gaining new customers or retaining existing ones. And you can actually execute these ideas on your own! We'll look at just one section of this guide - creating content, but follow the link above for more tips on:
  • Using Social Media To Grow Your Business
  • Customer Acquisition
  • Customer RetentionPromotion
  • Measuring Effectiveness
  • Getting Help For The Needed Work

Creating Content

If you've been paying attention, you know you need content. It may sound intimidating, but you and your employees have the power to create powerful, relevant content with a basic smartphone. Here are some easy examples:
  1. Picture of staff member(s).
  2. Picture of a new team member.
  3. Picture of owner or boss doing something humorous.
  4. Picture of new products being unboxed or stocked.
  5. Picture of a happy customer (with proper consent, of course).
  6. Picture of an office pet (if applicable).
  7. Picture of a staff member enjoying a seasonal holiday gathering.
  8. Picture of staff members in action (meeting, helping customers, stocking shelves, etc.).
  9. Picture of a happy customer (along with a caption using an infinite number of apps that can do this).
  10. Picture of new equipment (especially if it's a home service company).
  11. Picture of staff working on location (if it's out in the field).
  12. Picture of "behind the scenes."
  13. Memes made from your own pictures.
  14. Video of a birthday or some other type of celebration.
  15. Video announcement of a promotion, product, or special.
  16. Video of a customer testimonial.
  17. Video with some helpful advice the customer may find useful.
  18. Video supporting a local cause.
  19. Video showing off new products or services (30 seconds to a minute).
  20. Video of the owner talking about the mission of the company.
  21. Video interview with team members.
  22. Assemble your pictures into a video (plenty of apps can do that).
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  • Profile picture of the author Chetan Syght
    Good Ideas.. It will help us.
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  • Profile picture of the author spartan14
    Great tips and i think this are very helpful if you implement them in your strategy

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  • How about a video of the maintenance man hanging product awards on the wall in a conference room.
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  • Profile picture of the author Hema gupta
    There are bunch of small business marketing ideas out there in the market. The key to achieving success and growing your business is choosing the ones that work for you, your needs, and your particular business. Hopefully, i will help you to make a plan for market effectively and drive more customers to your company!
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  • Profile picture of the author Profit Traveler
    I notice once you follow a brand they may have several profitable entities online and all faceless but only once you get to the parent company do you usually see who is in charge, and staff etc.

    But also there are one man operations that outsource just about everything behind the scenes and that is the way they prefer it.

    You can still engage and have great interactions with your audiences even if its via hired voices.
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  • Profile picture of the author ashtondunhill
    how about a picture of the staff having cookies and milk before nap time
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  • Really nice marketing ideas! thanks for sharing!
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  • Profile picture of the author alanaj
    Nice tips. Memes are so ridiculously popular. People waste hours on social media, just laughing and sharing.
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
      Guilty on that accord.

      Originally Posted by alanaj View Post

      Nice tips. Memes are so ridiculously popular. People waste hours on social media, just laughing and sharing.
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  • Profile picture of the author EdieCollen
    Sharing details of team and videos of product creation is really great idea to engage the customers.
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  • Profile picture of the author Jolly Serath
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    • Profile picture of the author WF- Enzo
      It has been for the past 2-3 years or so

      Originally Posted by Jolly Serath View Post

      Using Social Media To Grow Your Business. That is one of the best idea
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  • Wonderful information and helpful Forum. Thank you for sharing with us.
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  • Profile picture of the author Saurav Gami
    Great ideas, will implement in my family business
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  • Profile picture of the author philipp lahm
    Great ideas! thanks for sharing information
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  • Profile picture of the author janhvi
    Nice article, it is surely gonna help business owners to market their business for growth and expansion
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  • Profile picture of the author ZephyrIon
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  • Profile picture of the author xeniux
    Nice one, thanks for sharing this valuable information. Keep it up!
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