SME Marketing

Useful series of tips on SME Marketing from Alison Page, a Chartered Marketer with more than 25 years’ experience.

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Five Customer Retention Strategies

June 10, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Many clients approach us with the goal of lead generation and conversion. Whilst this is an important marketing strategy, the best return on investment doesn’t always come from acquiring new customers. Greater gains can be achieved with a comprehensive customer retention strategy… Customer Retention Strategies What plans do you have in place for retaining customers […]

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Marketing Tips for Business Relocation

May 16, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Relocating your business is no easy decision and will undoubtedly be a challenging time. That said, business relocation can provide a fantastic marketing opportunity – with a clear marketing plan and considered execution, you can extend your reach and build your customer base. In March, we shared a case study relating to the relocation of […]

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A Guide to Planning & Promoting Hybrid Events

April 20, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Event planning has undergone some significant changes in recent times, with hybrid events now becoming commonplace. We explore planning and promotion before, during and after an in-person and virtual, hybrid event. The Rapid Rise of Online Events The pandemic saw the rapid adoption of virtual technology that enabled virtual events to take place during isolation. […]

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Case Study – Roy Chapman Ltd

March 15, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Our Case Study demonstrates how APM worked with Roy Chapman Ltd to maintain its loyal customers whilst attracting new business following a relocation from Berkhamsted to Tring in Hertfordshire. Generating leads following a relocation For any driver living in Tring and the surrounding villages, Roy Chapman Ltd is the place to take your car for […]

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Marketing Strategies to Increase Brand Awareness

February 11, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

How do you ensure that your company springs to mind when someone needs the goods or services you offer? We explore the importance of building brand awareness and give examples of opportunities to fit brand awareness into your wider marketing strategy. Why is Brand Awareness Important? Brand awareness centres around making your company familiar. When […]

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How to Generate Leads with Marketing

January 20, 2022 by Alison Page 0 Comments

The start of a New Year is time for a fresh look at business goals. For many, the strategic plan will include increasing or improving your lead generation. This is often a top objective for the SMEs that we support, so what do you need to attract and convert more prospects? How to start with […]

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Which Channel will Deliver our Marketing Goals in 2022?

November 23, 2021 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Our monthly marketing blogs are intended to offer advice and information to small to medium sized businesses. This latest blog explores some of the most popular tactics available, following a couple of previous articles on strategy and planning for 2022… Marketing tactics 2022 In our previous blogs, Proactive Marketing and Marketing 2022, we covered marketing […]

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Marketing 2022: Key Points to Consider

October 19, 2021 by Alison Page 0 Comments

Now is the time to start planning for your marketing activity in 2022. It’s a great time to take stock and re-evaluate and we give you some top tips to help you progress Marketing Planning for 2022 In our previous article ‘Planning Ahead: Marketing 2022’ we focused on the benefits of proactive marketing. Following on […]

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Proactive Marketing – Planning Ahead for 2022

September 20, 2021 by Alison Page 0 Comments

As we approach Q4, it is time for SME’s to consider your businesses priorities for the coming year and how you will promote them alongside your brand marketing. Whilst work continues on fulfilling this year’s plans, now is the time to consider your 2022 marketing strategy. Acting now will enable your brand to take control […]

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A Commitment to Sustainability

August 16, 2021 by Alison Page 0 Comments

In our previous article, Marketing Sustainability: A Force for Good, we shared the reasons why sustainability should be on the agenda for every SME. This second article explores the practical steps that can be taken, along with resources, to make it easier for your business to go green… Business Sustainability Corporate Social Responsibility isn’t about […]