2014. Wow, can you believe it? We sure can’t. Seems like just yesterday we were using the newly founded Google on the first apple iMac. Times have changed, and so have marketing tactics. Here are a few great statistics from a wonderful info graphic to put the new year in perspective.
1. 96% of small business have 5 employees or less, 91% of CFOs serve as the primary marketers.
Don’t let this stress you out because we got your back. Marketing is easy and time saving with Save Local Now. You can push out all your information, deals, and events with just a click of a button. If you don’t believe us, just ask Debbie McKinney.
2. Top Ranked Marketing Channels for SEO: 1) Email Marketing, 2) Word of Mouth, 3) Social Media.
Save Local Now has you covered. With our new email marketing, you can send out your business profile, deals, and events with a few clicks in 5 minutes or less. It’s easy, and customizable. You can also push anything you create to Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.
3. 12% of businesses claim to be online marketing “pros”.
This deeply saddens us because the other 88% clearly don’t have Save Local Now. If you’re with us, you’re automatically an online marketing pro. We give you better SEO than most businesses with a marketing team have. We have all the tools you need to market your business in one easy platform. So have confidence in yourself because you’re on top! If you’re still a bit hesitant try spending at least 30 min a day getting to know facebook, twitter and google+. Follow some of your favorite businesses and see what they do or, follow us!
4. One in Five businesses plan to market using Vine, Instagram, or Pinterest this year.
If your feeling a bit more courageous, try to market through at least one of these this year. We’re on Instagram and Pinterest and we have a great time sharing our world with the rest of our friends out there in Chamber-land. It’s fun, allows you to be creative, and it’s a great way to show your customers your personality!
These stats are all good news! 2014 is the year you are going to grow and prosper if you use Save Local Now to help get you there. We’ve got a lot of great tools to help you save time, money, and stress. So get excited, because you’re a marketing pro now!