Free Marketing Resources for Startup Businesses

Free Marketing Resources for Startup Businesses

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.”

– Albert Einstein

“Creativity about life, in all aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.”

– Leo Burnett

“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.”

– Dr. Seuss

“Good marketers see consumers as complete human beings with all the dimensions real people have.”

– Jonah Sachs

“Making promises and keeping them is a great way to build a brand.”

– Seth Godin

“To think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted.”

– George Kneller

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.”

– Peter Drucker

“An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail.”

– Edwin Land

“Marketing’s job is never done. It’s about perpetual motion. We must continue to innovate every day.”

– Beth Comstock

“If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.”

– Tony Robbins

What is Your Marketing Strategy?

A business without a marketing strategy is like an explorer without a compass – it may find its destination, but it is more likely to get lost in the woods. With the wolves. In the cold, dark winter.

Our Free Marketing Resources for Startup Businesses will keep your strategy on course in this ever-changing world of marketing.

Whether this is your first marketing strategy, or you are refining your skills to increase your market share, Creative Compass has the free resources to help navigate the world of marketing, ensuring you make smart marketing decisions to reach your destination.

 

Seven Questions to Ask Your Customers

Do you think potential customers care about what you do? Most customers don’t unless you can solve their challenges. Here are seven questions to better understand your customers and improve your marketing strategies.

Five habits for successful start-up marketing

Whether you are new to owning a business or you have some successes under your belt, it can be difficult to attract new customers. There is no single solution to solve your marketing challenges, but there are some fundamental habits that help lead to marketing success that don’t require a budget or marketing savvy. Here are our five habits for successful start-up marketing.

Do I need a website for my small business?

Many start-up business owners ask if they need to create a website, and more and more of them are deciding not to. But is this the right choice? Web sites provide a valuable resource for customers and are easier than most think to create. Here is what to do if you’re wondering if a website is for you!

Download Your Competitive Analysis Template

Get Your Free Competitive Analysis Template! Better understand your competition and take advantage of their weaknesses! Is your business new to the marketplace? Are you up against established competitors? Not sure how to win your own loyal customers? Help is here! The...

The Biggest Challenge in Marketing

I recently was asked what I find most challenging about working in marketing.
Truthfully, I didn’t know how to answer – “every day is a new challenge,” yadda, yadda, yadda. Sure, that is true and should be for anyone passionate about their job who wants to push boundaries each day. But that may be the truest bullshit answer I’ve ever spun. Here is the actual answer: Your own opinions. Here is why…

How to Create an Amazing Competitive Analysis

Creating a “Competitive Analysis” is the best tool for any cutthroat marketer. It lets you intimately understand your competitors before you go in for the kill and steal their coveted customers. But so few marketers take the proper time to create a competitive analysis because it isn’t as sexy as a website, or as flashy as an advertisement. It appears dull, but the reality is that it is the most dangerous tool you have.

How to Define Tremendous Target Markets & Buyer Personas

If you don’t use target markets and buyer personas effectively, you will fail in marketing your product. Plain and simple. Without an understanding of who your customers are, or what you customers are looking for, you will waste valuable dollars in marketing and advertising because you are not reaching the right people.

Why You Shouldn’t “Always Be Closing”

Ask any sales person if they know the movie Glengarry Glen Ross, and you will be regaled with quotes about ABC, or “always be closing.” Alec Baldwin’s character beats his team over the head with this, but what is forgotten is his next line about AIDA, or “attention, interest, decision, action” – this represents 60% of the customer buying process, and can’t be ignored.

Cheat Sheet: Adding Google Analytics to Your WordPress Website

Take 15 minutes to add the most valuable website tool ever created to your WordPress website. Google Analytics tracks virtually every useful piece of data you could want to track, from the basics, like website traffic, to the more advanced details, like what the user typed into Google to find your site.

Cheat Sheet: Adding Google Analytics to Your HTML Website

Learn how to add the most valuable website tool ever created to your HTML website. Google Analytics tracks virtually every useful piece of data you could want to track, from the basics, like website traffic, to the more advanced details, like what the user typed into Google to find your site.

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