Either your website finds your customers, or your customers will find another website. –Unknown
A website without advertising is like a brochure in a closet. –Unknown
Reasons to Advertise Locally (Long List = Lots of Reasons)
- Instant Results. No lag time in publishing or production.
- No Long Term Commitments. Campaigns can be turned on and off at anytime.
- Total Budget Control. Start at a $2.00 a day until you’re comfortable and confident.
- Precision Customer Targeting. Want to reach only people within 20 miles of your location looking for exactly what you do? No Problem.
- Only Pay for Success. With Google AdWords it doesn’t cost a dime until your customer actually views your website (and they start you with a $100 credit).
- Perfect Market Research. Online advertising is the fastest, most affordable way to gather research about your customer base like… how many people use the Internet to find your phone number?
- Lot’s of it is Free. There are countless ways to ways to advertise on the Internet that don’t cost a penny.
- The Future. Your next generation of customers are all here, are you?
- A Changing World. Have noticed the advertisements for yp.com. Apparently the old-fashioned Yellow Pages aren’t what they used to be.
- Newspaper readership on the steady decline.
- Television Audience Fracturing. More dollars spread over more places, less return.
- Protect Your Rep. Your business probably already has a reputation, do you know if it’s good or bad?
Why a Smart Start is the Smart Way to Start Advertising Your Local Business
- Brutal Honesty. If your website sucks, you’ll hear it from us first. We won’t help you feed a dead horse even if you offer to pay us.
- No Long Term Commitments. We want to insure the value of our services, so every online program comes with an introductory period.
- Local, PPC, SEO (On the Page first). We realize that sounds like Chinese to you so…
- A Teaching Style of Doing. Want to learn a little as you go? We’re happy to explain what we do and why it’s important.
- Regular Account Review. Set it and forget it doesn’t work. We’ll keep a close eye on everything to make sure there’s nothing funny happening.
- A Plan for Any Budget. We have to make some money, but we can work with you.