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Ben Carcio Top 5 Reasons to Run an Online Promotion

Why should my company run an online promotion? This is a great question, and one that I get from nearly every prospective Promoboxx customer.

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Ashleigh Anderson How to Establish a Presence on Social Media

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 […]

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Ashleigh Anderson Online Promotion Checklist

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 […]

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Sonciary Honnoll Online Promotion Checklist

Below are some basic guidelines to running a successful Promoboxx sweepstakes promotion. Each promotion will be executed slightly differently, but if you follow these suggestions, you'll improve the success of your promotion.

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Ashleigh Anderson Independent Retailer Month

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 […]

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Ben Carcio Group Buying Bad for Pricing?

With the hyper-crazy-growth of group buying sites, like Groupon, small businesses should be careful with overusing the "overwhelming offer."

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Ben Carcio Sell Them Hope

Planning your next promotion? Think about how you can sell to people's hope.

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Ben Carcio 5 Key Social Promotion Incentives

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.

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Ben Carcio Keys to a Spreadable Promotion

Your online social promotions should be just like butter. Not the saturated with fat part, but the spreadable everywhere part.

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Ashleigh Anderson Two Simple Rules for Online Promotion Success

An effective social promotion should follow two simple rules; be clean and be mean.

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Ashleigh Anderson Social Promotion vs. Social Networking

Given that we tout Promoboxx as the social promotion engine, it makes sense that we define social promotion. First off, it's not social networking. Social networking includes building communities, fostering interaction, and building an online brand.

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Ashleigh Anderson How to Celebrate Black History Month on Social Media

In 1976, the United States designated February as Black History Month, a month where Americans celebrate the history, achievements, and influence of the Black community. Although BHM was not designated until 1976, the origin of Black History Month can be traced back to 1915 when the ASALH was formed by Dr. Carter G. Woodson. Ways to […]

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