Marketing, advertising & sales, are three of the most important aspects of any business, whether you are based in
or anywhere else in the word!
Without customers, there is no income, and therefore no business! However, there is plenty that you can do (and without spending a fortune) to make sure that your business has the best chance of success.
You will need to think about design, print, marketing materials, marketing strategy, advertising, how to find customers and how to keep them. This site is designed to help by highlighting the companies locally who can assist with your planning (see list of
firms below) and by providing the business information that you need.
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Free Marketing Resources
The following items are in our FREE start-up pack and can be download individually or as part of the whole pack.
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How to Write Your First Marketing Plan
Having a great business is not enough if nobody knows that it exists. This easy to follow guide will help you consider how you are going to reach your market.
200 Guerilla Marketing Weapons
Use this extensive list to help you choose from the many marketing channels that are available to you and keep track of which have been tackled.
Beginners Guide to Public Relations and Checklist
Public Relations (PR) can be an invaluable weapon for startups... if handled correctly. This introductory guide should set you off in the right direction.
Maverick Marketing is a book written by business growth expert Andrew Ludlam, owner of Maverick Marketing Consultancy.
Based on Andrew's experience working with professional service firms, Maverick Marketing provides the methodology, mindset and motivation to help you generate more leads and ultimately more clients. There's no theory, just practical 'road-tested' marketing strategies and tactics that any business owner can now profit from. For more details, please
Marketest are the start-up and small business market research experts, providing cost effective and efficient expert research.
With 12 years experience and almost 1 million international panelists to survey worldwide we have the resources and capabilities to enhance your business plan, whether starting a new business, launching a new product or service or simply adding value to your business.
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Looking for Mailing Lists in
At Selectabase we can supply you with accurate mailing lists of businesses or consumers in the
area, for use in direct mail and telemarketing campaigns.
You can even choose from specialist lists like new start up businesses, new home movers and local consumers about to celebrate a birthday.
All our data is fully verified from reputable sources, and available at affordable prices. Order online now at
or call 01304 382211 for more information and a free count.
If you run your own business in
and would like to learn more about
marketing, we have compiled a library of useful resources and frequently asked questions which we hope that you will find both interesting and useful.
If you can help new business start ups or existing small businesses in the
area, we would love to promote you here free of charge. (Add Your Business)
Cannon PR are a results drive PR company, based in Rotherham and helping business throughout the UK
Providers of marketing data and mailing lists to a wide range of industries. We provide a 100% guarantee on all of our business data. We also provide data consultancy and cleansing services.
We are small team of internet marketing consultants based in Sheffield with years of experience helping local businesses to compete more effectively on line and sell their products and services to the world.
Your local team of internet marketing experts
Your clients are on the internet right now looking for the products and services you sell. We can help you connect with them right at the moment they have their credit cards and appointment diaries in hand.
Our internet marketing includes:
Google Adwords Campaign Creation
Google Shopping Campaigns & Product Listing Feed Creation
Google Adwords Remarketing
Banner Advert Design
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Animated Marketing Video Production
Every client we help is different. Some want to grow the number of daily leads they receive on line, while others simply want to refine their existing on line advertising campaigns and save money. Whatever your businesses goals are we can help you put a plan together to help you reach them.
If you have any questions or simply want to have a chat about your business, just get in touch.
Sheffield-based freelance writer, specialising in providing business writing services including website copywriting, business newsletters, business communications, blog articles and social media writing (business writing for Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn).
Sheaf Media help small and medium sized businesses create a positive online presence through website optimisation, lead generation, social media or a combination of all 3!
Find new customers; Get new customers; Identify opportunities.
Find exactly where your future customers live, how to best reach, attract and keep them. See and identify your growth areas. Up to 23rds of new businesses fail in their first year because they dont do this. Target-a-Market provides low cost customer targeting to start-up and small but growing businesses. And because a picture is worth a thousand words we provide easy to understand maps with short, punchy advice. We can even create and focus your website for you. To help you achieve success we can also draw up a focused business and marketing strategy and a formal business plan.
We offer a full range of Epos equipment for all retail and hospitality businesses; so whether youre a small business looking for a simple, easy to use system or a larger company with more complex requirements, we have the solution for you.
I am a self-employed copywriter.This means I am responsible for delivering an explosion with the written word to ensure each of my clients is sending out exactly the right message. From attractive advert text, exciting website content and direct marketing pieces that convert, through video scripts, press releases and more, if it can be said with words you can probably get it through me. Ive helped a variety of startups to launch successfully through effective copy, and Im always keen to hear new ideas so I can explore creative ways of getting them communicated to the prospective audience.