Marketing Ideas

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Marketing Ideas

Retail Business Marketing Ideas

Wondering how to market your retail business?

Marketing your retail business is certainly not easy, but there are many ways to promote and advertise your retail business.

We put together a list of the best marketing ideas for your retail business, so you can get your small business out there.

  • 1

    Direct sales

    You may find yourself in a spot where you're ready to hire a few (or many) salespeople to support the sales conversion process.

    Regardless if you have one or thirty salespeople, it's critical that you assign them specific roles and responsibilities to nurture the client and provide excellent support.

  • 2

    Word of mouth

    The most tried and true way to grow a retail business is through word of mouth - some entrepreneurs would say it's more important than all social media.

  • 3

    Advertising on social media

    Social media advertising is one of the leading ways to get the word out when it comes to retail business.

    There are various different Social Media platforms available to you. Some may be more critical for your marketing efforts than others, however, it's important to have an understanding of what's out there and available to you.

    Learn more about advertising on social media ➜

  • 4

    Facebook Community

    Building a community is a great way to grow your network and your business. There are several different ways of building a community, one of the most effective (and simplest) ways is to build a Facebook group.

  • 5

    Email marketing

    The more engaged list of emails, the more engaged customers, which ultimately leads to more sales. One of the best ways to start growing your list is by providing your customer with something free (or discounted) in return.

  • 6

    SEO (blog posts, organic traffic from search engines)

    SEO is not just about driving traffic to your site, it's about driving the RIGHT traffic to your site, and ultimately, converting leads into customers.

    One of the most important aspects of SEO is understanding what your customers are searching for, otherwise known as "keyword research."

    Learn more about seo (blog posts, organic traffic from search engines) ➜

  • 7

    Press

    The more buzz around your brand - the more the phones ring, the more traffic to your website, and the more customers as a result.

    Learn more about press ➜