16 Must-Try Marketing Techniques

16 Must-Try Marketing Techniques - http://www.forbes.com Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Marketing
From http://www.forbes.com 4198 days ago
Made Hot by: ThomasPickering on October 17, 2009 3:41 pm
When cash is tight, marketing budgets suffer. That's why Forbes canvassed the entrepreneurial, consulting and academic ranks for go-to marketing techniques that even small businesses can afford. Here are but a few, and the estimated costs of each.





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Written by ethan
4194 days ago

A few decent ideas, but I was a bit disappointed.

This post definitely reflects the old idea of constantly pushing a marketing message. How about this tip:

---LISTEN---

Listen to what people have to say, what they want, what they need. Then help them. I think the most recent example of this is Vitamin Water including their customers in the creation of a new product. They simply listened to their customers and will no doubt profit heavily from sales - all because they reached out and listened...



Written by ShawnHessinger
4194 days ago

I like "Turn your customers into stars." No one can tell your story better than a satisfied customer.



Written by JimmiAmbrose
4197 days ago

I agree. Forbes did a great job on this one.



Written by bradfordpp
4198 days ago

Thanks...I liked the affiliate article regarding effective Tweeting too! TweetDeck looks interesting!



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