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Top 37 Local Marketing Ideas & Resources from the Pros

By Lindsay Davis Last Updated October 8, 2019 1 min read
Orginial Post: FitSmallBusiness

Local businesses face different challenges than national ones, particularly with how best to market themselves. We spoke to the experts on local marketing to get their top 37 local marketing ideas as well as tips to make sure you’re getting the most out of your campaign.

Here are the top 37 local marketing ideas and resources according to the pros:

1. Send Postcards to Advertise Your Business

2. Ensure That Your Reviews Are Credible

3. Use Email Marketing To Stay Top Of Mind

4. Optimize Your Google My Business Listing

5. Start a Referral Program

6. Get Your Business Featured On Local TV With These 4 Steps

7. Don’t Forget to Register With Your Local Chamber of Commerce

8. Sponsor a Charity Event for a Local Cause

9. Avoid Repeating Ineffective Marketing Tactics

10. Get (and Manage) More Online Reviews

11. Address Your Target Customer as a Single Person in Your Copy

12. Develop a System for Requesting Reviews From Your Customers

13. Develop a Business Referral Network Program

14. Have Your Business Listed In Multiple Online Directories

15. Use Digital Signs to Keep Customers Coming Back

16. Make Sure Your Information is Consistent Online

See all local marketing strategies here.