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You Can Never Be Too Thin, Too Rich or Over Advertise!

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We have come up with 36 wonderful ways to advertise.  Ever feel like your traditional advertising is not standing out enough against your competitors? Want to try some unique and unusual way to market your business or product. Here is a list of ways to advertise beyond what you are already possibly doing. Some suggestions are tried and true and some are wild and wacky.

  1. Create a website and/or make sure your website is up-to date.
  2. Submit your website to Google, Bing and Yahoo.
  3. Create a Facebook business (Like) page and be active on it.
  4. Create a Twitter account and see what’s trending.
  5. Start an active blog.
  6. Hire a costumed mascot to stand in front of your business and pass out promotional materials this goes with photo?
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  7. Use an Air Dancer-those trendy blowing banners that look like ghosts.
  8. Put a spotlight on your building to draw attention to your business at night.
  9. Fly a banner on the back of an airplane.
  10. Pass out your business card at professional networking meetings.
  11. Wrap your vehicle with photos of your business.
  12. Create a magnet for refrigerators and pass out to potential customers.
  13. Direct mail a postcard to a targeted audience.
  14. Sponsor a youth sports team.
  15. Mail a personal letter or flyer to customers telling them about your business.
  16. Run a contest.
  17. Purchase a Pay-Per Click advertisement on a search engine.
  18. Place an ad in the local neighborhood newsletter.
  19. Find an ad agency or design firm to create a special promotion or campaign.
  20. Create a coupon.
  21. Leave a door hanger advertising your business.
  22. Rent a billboard.
  23. Air a TV or radio commercial.
  24. Plaster your logo and phone number on t-shirts and give them away for free.
  25. Put your logo on promotional products such as baseball caps, mugs, pens, and more for brand awareness.
  26. Get a web banner on a website that has a lot of viewers.
  27. Write an article as the expert in your business arena.
  28. Participate in a tradeshow.
  29. Hire a flash mob.
  30. Put an ad on the back of a taxi.
  31. Sponsor an event.
  32. Host a demonstration of your product or business service.
  33. Advertise at a movie theater before the previews begin.
  34. Word of mouth.
  35. Use a Feather flag or banner in front of your store.
  36. Hire “The Cheeps” to help you with your next promotion!

Author: The Cheeps

"The Cheeps" are the chick designers that run Cheep Cheep Postcards and Cheep Cheep Websites, two divisions of Hunter-McMain, Inc. We're here to provide fun information on advertising design, business tips, and holidays--sometimes random--we would like to celebrate with you.

One thought on “You Can Never Be Too Thin, Too Rich or Over Advertise!

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