Welcome to Online Trade Marketing
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Small trade start-ups; builders, carpenters, painters & decorators, we are here to help. Taking your business, your lead generation and customer service, into the online space can be difficult, daunting and stressful. But, it can be done. I've done it, a number of times. And once you have, the benefits, both in time and money are limitless. Leave newspaper ads behind and move leads, inquiries, quotation, after care and customer service to a simple, well crafted website and social media profiles.
Our Blog Posts are broken up into experience levels, topics, and topic areas. Use the Links below and the filters on the right hand side to search for the information you need.
Web DesignWhether your a beginner or have a little website experience their is always something new to learn. For businesses new to the online world WordPress websites is the way to go. Learn how to set up, design, optimize and maintain your new site to maximize leads and profits.
Social MediaYou may be on Facebook, or sent the odd Tweet, but promoting your business using social media is a real step up. Each social media has it's own set of rules, tone of voice and target market. There's a lot to learn and so much potential. Promote your website on Facebook, chat with customers on Twitter, showcase your business and network on LinkedIn. Get started with one, set up 2-3, master them all.
Business & MarketingThere's more to promoting your business online than Facebook and a website. Email marketing is a large piece of the puzzle. Learn how to use MailChimp to build and connect with a growing list of potential customers. Networking with suppliers and others in your industry is vital to the long term success of your business.