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Facebook Group Marketing: Targeted Promotion Without Paying

by Joe The Goat Farmer
Any local business owner who hasn't recognized the marketing potential of Facebook is simply not paying attention. As it turns out, though, the promotional capabilities of the social media giant go far beyond pages and ads. Marketing via Facebook groups is quickly gaining steam, and since there were over 620 million groups at last count – which was seven years ago – the targeted potential is limitless. Know the Rules Before marketing in Facebook groups, it’s important to know each group’s rules. Some don’t allow direct promotion, and some admins will get upset if something is posted more than a [...]

Why Business Cards Are Still a Vital Marketing Tool

by Joe The Goat Farmer
Whether it’s social media or a website, most local businesses have a variety of digital marketing tools at their disposal. Of course, this doesn’t mean that offline measures aren’t still effective. The good, old-fashioned business card, for example, is still an effective marketing tool. It’s not just a method of keeping in contact with other professionals, and the following benefits prove it. Creates Legitimacy The biggest benefit of having a business card to hand out is the legitimacy it lends to a company. An entrepreneur without a business card is like a company without a website. It’s just not normal, [...]