A great way to get your product to sell easily is to try and get someone famous to endorse it. By having them do a testimonial and using their photo on your packaging or website will be perfect to increase your sales. If a sports person can use your sports product in a televised game you will instantly get sales based on brand recognition.
Generally speaking it is expensive to advertise in magazines but its and ideal medium to reach your target audience to educate and show off your new product. Magazines are generally subject related, for example, cars, electronics, fashion thus enabling you to target the audience you are looking to purchase your product. Generally speaking you should be able to target age groups, interest, gender and geographics dependent on the magazine you choose. The main thing when considering placing an advertisement in a magazine is to get a professional design to attract the attention of the readers. Magazines offer more complex layouts than newspapers […]
Advertising is a form of communication that is crucial to getting a product known by the public. Without advertising your product will never be known and most likely never make you any money. I have written a few topics about advertising pointing you in the right direction. Try all of them but if you can’t then just try a few. Most of them are free or will cost very little to implement and give a high return if done properly.
Before the social media giants came to power we had blogs and forums. Blogs are a more personalised website where people chat about things relevant to themselves and even about other websites, blogs or current affairs.The big thing about blogs are that they usually have comment sections that are open for people to comment about the written topics. Usually this is a way of contributing more about the topic and the perfect place to mention your product or website. Forums are a up to date topic related website that has a list of member that ask or answer questions related […]
In 2008 came along another “super” social website called Twitter. Growing at a rapid pace Twitter soon became viable competition for Facebook for attracting people’s attention. Currently Twitter has 140 million active users (in 2012) with 340 million tweets daily. Twitter is a social media website that allows you to register yourself or a business and start connecting with people all over the world for free. Twitter website Like Facebook, twitter is free and uses geographical and targeted ads to find people who are talking about your topic of choice. Twitter has two types of ads to choose from – Promoted Products […]
Facebook is a social media website that has been around since 2004 and has grown rapidly ever since. Originally Facebook started out as a social website for university students in America and grew to a massive international website where anyone can join. Currently Facebook has over 800 million active users (in 2012) and all of them are subjected to ads daily. So I bet you are asking how on earth can Facebook be a good marketing tool? Facebook has an ad section where any registered member can place targeted ads for a small fee they choose. The higher the fee […]
Social networking is the term given to a person being social on websites interacting with other people. The Internet is full of people all over the world who are looking to meet new people and talk about interests such as sports, hobbies, cooking and pretty much everything else. There are hundreds of social networking websites out there today and growing steadily. I have listed a few well know social networking websites below where you can interact with people with the same interests and its the perfect places to market your ideas and products for free. There are a few things to […]
Phew all the hard work is done if you have reached this point. The domain name is purchased. The website is being hosted and is live (up and running). All you need to do now is add a way for the consumer to purchase your product. But how can you accept money, simple, its all done electronically and they don’t even need to speak to you. The way you can do this is by adding a shopping cart to your website. Its easily done or use your website designer to do it while they are designing the website.You first need […]
Website design companies can help you through the first stages of buying a domain name all the way through to hosting, design and maintenance of your website. The main problem web designers face trying to design a website the way you want it and ensuring you are happy with the final result. Showing the website designer the type of template you like can help them more than you think. Websites are made up of different types of fonts, styles, sizes, shadows, borders, menus and they all have to complement each other. The designer could even purchase the website and personalise […]
Choosing DIY website option to design the website yourself can be a very time consuming exercise but there are tools out there to help make things easier. I would suggest looking into WordPress or similar platforms that can make web designing a breeze. In wordpress you can select from a number of free standard templates that you can easily edit through an administration area they give you. Alternately you can choose to buy from millions of professionally designed websites aimed at different industries, sports, engineering, hobbyists or a sales website like the one you want to make sales with. WordPress […]