Your Ultimate Marketing Guide: August 2021

73% of millennials prefer communications from businesses to come via email. Email marketing is an easy, effective, and inexpensive way for businesses to reach a large number of potential customers. This month spend some time reviewing your businesses email marketing strategy, and come up with some new and creative approaches to win over consumers.

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5 Reasons Why Email Marketing is Important for Your Business

Email marketing helps you get in front of consumers to drive action, increase awareness for your business, and reach them in a place they’re spending time. The possibilities for email marketing success are endless when you understand email marketing’s power and have the right strategy in place. Here are some of the benefits of email marketing for small businesses.

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Five Key Benefits of Content Marketing for SMBs

Whether you’re planning for it or not, your customers and your potential customers are looking for you online. 78% of marketers say they have achieved success as the result of investing in content marketing and believe it has allowed them to build credibility with their potential customers. Here are five ways content marketing is setting a foundation that can help your business grow online.

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4 Tips to Help You Optimise Your Listing on Google

Four Tips to Optimise your Business Listing on Google

Once you’ve claimed and verified a business on Google, it’s time to take it a step further and optimise your listing. Here are four simple tips to help you actually show up in the local searches.

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Claim Your Business on Google in Two Easy Steps

Claim Your Business Listing on Google in Two Easy Steps

Ever wonder how Google knows exactly where businesses are, how to contact them, and what their hours of operation are? If you’re just starting out and want to put your business on the map or have been struggling to get customers in the door, it’s time for Google My Business. Learn how you can claim your business listings on Google with 2 easy steps.

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Your Ultimate Marketing Guide: February 2021

February Marketing Guide

February may be the shortest month of the year, but it’s packed full of opportunities to promote your business and connect with consumers in creative ways. Here are some strategic and fun ideas for marketing your business this month.

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12 Simple (Yet Effective) Ways Small Businesses Can Compete With Big Brands [INFOGRAPHIC]

Small Businesses

Small business owners have the immense challenge of competing with their small counterparts along with big companies that play in their space. While it may seem like you are fighting an uphill battle, there are plenty of advantages that small businesses have over their larger competitors. Here are 12 small business marketing tips to help you get noticed.

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5 Quick Tips to Help Your Business

5 Quick Tips to Help Your Business

Local businesses across the country and world are facing many challenges due to the outbreak.     Let me assure you that our team at ReachLocal are here to support local business owners to keep up and adapt these constantly evolving changes. Here are some quick tips that we believe can help your business stay above the surface during the crisis.  1. Communicate Change   A great way to ease anxiety during times of uncertainty is to be open and transparent when communicating with your employees, clients and the community. Most importantly, it is essential to maintain your customer relationships through the most effective

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Best Practices for Managing Negative Online Reviews

A person leaves you an unhappy review of your product or service online. What do you do? Do you lose faith in your business, or do you end up ignoring the customer and their review?  The number one thing is that you should never ignore them! Online reviews work a lot like word of mouth referrals. Consumers are likely to read others’ experience with your business before betting their money. 90% of us read online reviews, and usually, the top six reviews help determine our buying decision. You need to understand that no business is perfect, and you’ll never be able to please everyone. Receiving negative

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Why Are Online Reviews Important?

Why are online reviews important to your business?

By ReachLocal ANZ Digital Marketing Consultant, Garry Mautner.    How many times have I heard this?  “No, it’s okay. All of our business comes through word-of-mouth and referrals. We don’t need any help with online marketing, thanks.”  Let’s take a step back and think about this a bit more. Is there anything we do these days, where we don’t read online reviews?    You’re planning a birthday surprise for your significant other. You know you’re under pressure to do better than last year, because that sad excuse of a hotel (in the middle of the sticks, with a

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