Small Business Marketing

Need small business marketing ideas, advice and strategies? Explore our small business marketing content below to see how to leverage a wide range of marketing approaches to grow your customer base and make your business a success. 

Marketing Guides

Marketing Tips

Whether you work in a startup or an established small business or mid-sized business, our experienced writing team has your marketing covered.  Here are some of our most popular articles:

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Retail Trends

Explore tips and advice about retail business trends, retail sales, shop ideas, retail store displays, online eCommerce sales and more. Here are some of our most popular articles:

Social Media Marketing

Social media blew onto the scene over a decade ago. Fast forward to today and it is an essential part of most small business marketing.  Here are some of our most popular articles:


Small business marketing and sales go hand-in-hand. Marketing gets you on the buyer’s radar. Selling, on the other hand, is the act of turning an interested party into a purchaser. To grow a small business, your organization must become adept at both.

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Local Marketing

Do you get most of your customers from within a 50 mile radius, like millions of small businesses? Learn about Google My Business; map placement; online reviews; attracting local buyers; and more.  

Marketing Tools

Use this template for the simplest marketing plan you can imagine.  

Use our free template to establish a regular schedule for your social media accounts.
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of B2B Buyers

This is the % of business buyers using LinkedIn during their purchasing journey.  LinkedIn is clearly important in B2B.

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Spent on Direct Mail

U.S. businesses spend $167 per person on direct mail. In return, they sell $2,095 worth of goods. That’s a 1,300% return.  

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Use Email Marketing

The vast majority of businesses (80%) are using email marketing to help with customer retention. Email is key to maintaining loyalty.

About Our Marketing Content

Since 2003 our experts, with their numerous years of combined marketing experience, keep you up to date on the latest techniques, ideas and strategies. Our staff of professional journalists cover marketing product news, trends and events. Our mission is “Small business success .. delivered daily.” 

Bill Furlong

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