Local Marketing

Blogging for Long Island Business

Posted by Brian Grant on April 25, 2010 at 10:50 am

Blogging sounds like alot of work…Should you even bother?Will it help your Long Island business? It’s certainly a marketing tool that can work Take a look at some of the reasons why……. Your can highlight your new sales and specials. Why wait until somebody walks into your door to tell them about your new new [...]

Local Shoppers Depend on Online Media

Posted by Brian Grant on March 18, 2010 at 1:29 pm

The internet is truly becoming part of everyday life.  According to a tracking study done by BIA/Kelsey and Conmstat, nearly 97 percent use online media when researching products or services in their local area.  This is broken down further to the types of media that consumers are using.  90 percent use search engines, 48 percent [...]

Navigating the Review Sites for Local Business

Posted by Brian Grant on March 3, 2010 at 3:55 am

welcome to the democracy of the web.  I am sure by now, you have come across reviews online.  Whether it’s for a local restaurant or the doctor down the street, the review sites are here to stay.  More importantly,  they are making an increasing impact on where you get seen on the web and what [...]

Coupon use increasing, opportunity for Local business

Posted by Brian Grant on February 26, 2010 at 6:04 pm

As more and more people are online and moving their daily lives online, we see an increasing use of digital coupons.  A recent report from coupons.com shows that online coupon growth is outpacing print by 10 to 1.  In 2009, coupon use actually increased for the first time in over two decades. Yahoo! reported that [...]