Industry Insight: A big mistake that companies make is treating Instagram like Facebook. Content that works on Facebook doesn’t always translate well to Instagram. Instagram campaigns should be more inspirational/evergreen vs. product/timely shared content. Facebook is largely informational. You can find out things about a company through its Facebook Page whether it’s business hours, an […]
Automation, also known as Auto-Share, is designed to be a time-saver for busy retailers. By enabling automation settings, the platform will perform actions without you having to log in and post manually. Below are the various types of automation settings (please note that not all automation settings will be offered by every brand). Facebook Automation will automatically […]
Why is Social Media Important? Your customers are online throughout the day checking their news feed and browsing the internet. This means the chances of you reaching your target audience online has increased significantly. Small businesses found that social media (25%), their company website (20%), and online advertising (18%) were their top three most successful digital […]
We’ve put together some basic guidelines to running a successful promotion or giveaway. Each promotion will be executed slightly differently, but if you follow these suggestions, you’ll improve the success of your promotion. Launch Day – Activate your promotion– Launch promotion-specific ads– Share on your social networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)– Post promotion details to […]
Celebrate Independent Retailer Month this July! This month puts a focus on the importance of supporting local small businesses. Seaside Retailer gives these ideas for rewarding your loyal customers during Independent Retailer Month: Bonus bucks: Give customers a $1 coupon for every $10 they spend in your store during the month. Make the coupon redeemable the […]
With the hyper-crazy-growth of group buying sites, like Groupon, small businesses should be careful with overusing the "overwhelming offer."
Summer is here! 😎 Dive into these campaign ideas to turn the heat up on your social media strategy! ☀️ Summer Campaign Ideas Run a Summer Competition or Giveaway Summer is the perfect time to entice your audience with a fun competition or giveaway. Everyone loves a freebie! Celebrate Summer Holidays and National Days There […]
Join us as we walk through how to elevate your Promoboxx experience! Learn how to connect your social media accounts, enable Auto Share to save time, and more. Date: May 24th, 2022 Time: 3pm EST If Tuesday, May 24th, 2022 at 3pm EST doesn’t work, register now and we’ll send you a link to the webinar recording once it’s […]
National Small Business Week is celebrated during the first week of May every year and takes place from May 1 to 7 this year. This week we are celebrating all of the small businesses out there and their owners! HOW TO OBSERVE NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK Inspire your audience with actionable ways to support small […]
Watching my 9 month old son learn to crawl, it's clear that humans move little without incentive. By laying a breadcrumb trail of Cheerios, the cubby-cute, but nearly sedentary child springs into action.