4 Popular Marketing Techniques for New Businesses

//4 Popular Marketing Techniques for New Businesses

4 Popular Marketing Techniques for New Businesses

In the modern world, marketing techniques have evolved and continue doing so. The conventional techniques of distributing flyers, word of mouth and others can still be effective in some cases.

But the digital age requires digital marketing techniques. Emails, video streaming, social media and many other digital platforms offer new businesses the opportunity of marketing their products and services effectively. The more popular of these new business marketing techniques are:

1.    Content Marketing

One of the most popular marketing techniques today is content marketing. You can have any type of content developed that relates to your company; it can include blogs, images, news items etc. You can include calls-to-action in the content. But the content has to be engaging and should offer readers or viewers useful information.

After you have created quality content you have to distribute it online. Publish the content on websites which will help showcase it to a wider audience. No matter how brilliant your content is, it will not be effective if doesn’t receive the amount of views that are required to popularize your business.

2.    Social Media Marketing

Using social media is the favorite pastime for people around the world. Different social media websites offer businesses the chance to connect with potential customers. It gives companies a chance to market their products in real-time.

You can use social media to market your products with visuals and written material. The best thing about using social media as a marketing tool is that you can get instant response from your customers. It presents you with an opportunity to humanize your brand and make a personal connection with your consumers.

3.    Mobile Marketing

A few years ago, the phrase mobile marketing would have meant something completely different. But today, it means using cell phones as a marketing tool. Almost everyone has a smart phone today and they look at their phone’s screen hundreds of times a day. Having an app or a mobile website for your business can help you market your brand on cell phones. Nowadays cell phone data can be used to learn more about the consumers. This information can be used to target the customers with unique marketing strategies.

4.    Video Marketing

Videos make the best impact; they can capture the attention of viewers with multiple sensory engagements. You can provide a large complicated piece of information in a simple manner using videos. You can hire a professional video production company to develop some visually compelling and informative content for you. You can then distribute this content online through various social media and content marketing websites.

These marketing techniques can help your business create a big splash in the market. Utilize them effectively to popularize your company. Formulate an effective strategy involving the techniques mentioned above to get ahead of the competition.

By | 2017-11-27T02:26:53+00:00 June 29th, 2014|Featured|Comments Off on 4 Popular Marketing Techniques for New Businesses

About the Author:

Saj Adibs is the founder, filmmaker and creative director at New Slate Films, a Chicago based video production company. He has been creating films, commercial and corporate videos for the last decade.