TOP 10 Ways to Advertise your Website
Make your web address known:
Include it in your voicemail / answering machine messages. Include your web address as a hyperlink on your e-mail signature.
Word of mouth:
Tell everyone you know that you now offer a convenient online service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Have your web address on everything, including:
Business Cards, Letterhead, Invoices, Bills, Receipts, and Promotional Products such as Pens, Calendars, Mugs, Mouse Pads, etc.
Send faxes, e-mails and mailers to existing customers. Follow up to your customers with:
A monthly newsletter to your customers. Seasonal e-mails and flyers to remind them of their upcoming holiday needs.
Network with other businesses:
Ask local businesses to refer customers to your site. Leave promotional materials (business cards, postcards) that they can distribute to their customers.
Advertise and register:
When starting to advertise locally, contact your Chamber of Commerce and place your web address on their business directory, both online and off. Get a list of local businesses to contact about the great products you have available.
Display banners inside and outside your store/vehicle:
The more people who see your new web address, the more likely people are to visit your website.
Have a computer available in your store to show your customers how easy it is to order online!
List your site on a search engine:
Advertising online allows you to reach a world of potential customers. The customers that you reach through online advertising are already comfortable purchasing quality products online.