Small businesses today rely on low budget marketing strategies to get more customers through the door and retain existing customers. Examples for marketing tactics on a budget: Digital punch cards, email marketing, text message marketing, SEO (Search engine optimization) and more. On this site you can explore all the ways to market your restaurant, salon, store or any business that relies on customers coming back.
Punch cards (also loyalty cards or stamp cards) are the most tried and true customer engagement marketing tool for small businesses when it comes to customer loyalty and loyalty marketing in general. Simple punch cards - whether on smart phones as mobile punch cards, or basic paper punch cards - create a powerful incentive for walk in clients to become regular customers. Learn more about punch card templates, low cost punch card loyalty programs, or the benefits of Digital, Mobile, Paper or Online punch card for your small business here.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Direct Mail Advertising
Sending brochures or letters to people's mailbox might sound like an oldschool marketing idea, but for some local businesses - it still works!
Some marketers clump business listing management with SEO but while some businesses can afford not engaging in search engine optimization, we wouldn't recommend skipping listing and online directories.
Online Advertising / Local Ads
Advertising is expensive and time consuming, but if the math makes sense, it is the most reliably effective marketing channel there is. Learn more about advertising strategies, tactics and opportunities here.