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Flying High for Memorial Day and 4th of July

MAYDAY, MAYDAY! Can you believe it’s May already?! As we are entering the beginning of May, it’s time to start thinking ahead about your business’s promotions for Memorial Day and the 4th of July. 

Memorial and Independence Days are historically HUGE shopping weekends, and as of today we are cutting it close to custom design or reserve the advertising materials needed to produce historic sales.

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Wind Dancers and Air Dancers and Wacky Dancing Inflatables…. Oh My!

by Dave Key, President and Cheif Attention Getter
dave@gulfcoastballoons.com

Well the Wizard of Oz had Lions and Tigers and Bears but if you want to attract a crowd quickly, easily, and inexpensively, one of the best ways is with the use of these constantly dancing wind tubes, flapping their arms and in the air, smiling and just daring you to LOOK OVER HERE for a great sales opportunity.

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Four Must-Have Elements of Visual Marketing

BLOG-MINI-INF-01 By Elizabeth Pritchett, Digital Marketing Manager 

lizzie@gulfcoastballoons.com

 

Visual marketing is one of the most effective advertising efforts a business can use to attract attention and therefore increase sales. Including as many of the following four aspects will promise a high ROI on your visual marketing efforts!

 

Plan Now, Profit Later: The Seasonal Promotions You Need To Be Thinking About TODAY

 

 By Elizabeth Pritchett, Digital Marketing Manager

 

Every business owner has experienced a feeling of #FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) at least once in their professional lives, especially when a competitor launches an awesome promotional campaign that totally slipped your mind. As we are entering the beginning of April and the second yearly quarter, it’s time to start thinking ahead about your business’s promotions for May, June, and July. Plan now, profit later!

 

How Do I Increase my Sales with Custom Inflatables?

These days, retailers are doing everything possible to attract attention to their business. In a challenging economy combined with a lot of visual noise, retailers have to stand out in any way they can. One way successful retailers are finding to drive customer traffic is with the use of a giant custom inflatable that can be used for sales, promotions and grand openings. These giant custom inflatables are a novelty and stand out amongst traditional outdoor visible marketing.

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Stay Open During A Renovation

Tips on how to keep sales up during a commercial renovation!

So you have a successful business and have decided to renovate your building.  The first question you ask yourself is, “Should I stay open during the renovation period?”.  Most businesses do not have the luxury of closing up shop for the weeks or months it may take to complete a remodel.  As long as you can maintain the quality of your products and services during the renovation without it being costlier than temporarily closing, then staying open is a viable option. 

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SIX PROVEN IDEAS TO PROMOTE AND MARKET YOUR FITNESS CLUB

IT MIGHT SOUND OBVIOUS, BUT CUSTOMERS CAN’T BUY A MEMBERSHIP IF THEY DON’T KNOW YOU’RE THERE. THERE IS SO MUCH VISUAL CLUTTER ON THE RETAIL FRONT AND PRINTED MEDIA THAT SUCCESSFUL RETAIL MARKETERS HAVE TO MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO “STAND OUT” AMONG THEIR RETAIL FRIENDS. Read More→

True Colors: Your Sales Promotions Say A Lot About Your Brand

by Elizabeth Pritchett

Every decision you make as a brand says something about you. The colors and font of your logo and general branding. The copy on your website. Product packaging. Every decision impacts the core of your culture and customer perception. Read More→

How to Get What You Really Want from a Google Search

 by Elizabeth Pritchett, Certified Google Partner, Bellwether Concepts

How many times have you typed descriptive words into a Google search and come up with search results that have nothing to do with what you need? So frustrating! Unfortunately, this happens quite often and can waste precious time. Here are some tips to help you get exactly what you are looking for on the internet and expedite your search process. Read More→

HOW TO DESIGN AN EFFECTIVE CROSS MARKETING PROMOTION TO INCREASE YOUR SALES

SO THE FIRST QUESTION … “WHAT IS A COST MARKETING PROMOTION?” THIS TERM IS OFTEN USED LOOSELY SO LET’S PUT IT INTO CONTEXT WITH AN EXAMPLE.  Read More→

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