Powerful Digital Advertising Tools to Fit Your Budget

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At first, digital advertising can seem like an impossible beast to tame for small business owners. You don’t have the same resources as a large corporation, so how can you hope to use the same tools? But there is good news. These digital advertising tools easily work with small budgets and staff.

Social Media

The focus of social media is no longer on connecting friends and families. It’s a marketing tool. Unfortunately, you’ll have better results if you can put money into your content strategy. But even if you have little to no budget for this, social media remains a powerful business tool.

This is your chance to get up close and personal with your clients and customers. You can promote your content and products to the general public and those who follow you personally. So, if you don’t already have one, join various social networking platforms and build a website.

Digital Advertising Agency Services

Because the online world is in constant flux, navigating the latest updates and practices can be tricky. As a result, it may be worthwhile to hire a digital agency to help you with your company’s online presence.

Don’t discount this idea if you can’t afford to hire an agency on a permanent basis. You can opt for a smaller contract where the agency will lay the groundwork. From there, you’ll have a more organized approach to handling your own digital advertising.

Press Releases

Press releases aren’t the most glamorous way of getting the word out, but they’re often overlooked. They’re also incredibly easy to write.

A press release is worthwhile if your company accomplished something significant or has a new product or service that deserves some media attention. These may be sent out by email to many sources, and with so many different networks and organizations out there, it’s definitely worth building up a mailing list.

You should also keep an eye out for industry-relevant magazines and websites that release news in your sector. Get in touch with their PR department to see if they’ll accept any news you release and publish it for their followers.

Search Enginge Optimization

Good ol’ SEO! Having a profitable online business always comes back to your search engine rankings.

This is another area where hiring pros may be beneficial, but there are a few things you can do yourself to improve your website’s SEO. Condensing photos and increasing the speed of your website are both good ideas. You should also be providing new content on a regular basis to boost your Google ranking.

The digital world is always evolving, and it may feel like you’re always one step behind. But it’s important to stay on top of it so you can take advantage of the finest opportunities to advertise your business online.

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Published by Amanda Surowitz

Amanda Surowitz is a storyteller by trade. She writes food and travel articles, business profiles, and science fiction/fantasy. Using her years of experience as a journalist, public relations writer, and digital content specialist for websites and social media, she simplifies the basics of branding and marketing for creatives.

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