When I worked as the marketing manager for a local grooming salon in London, I quickly learned about the natural ebb and flow of grooming customers. We’d be super busy leading up to the holidays, when dogs needed their summer haircuts and in the weekends of course. But then sometimes during the weekdays, we’d have […]
Local Marketing for Pet Businesses
Local marketing is key for small independent pet businesses looking to get more clients. Its all about being found online and building your local pet biz network - and most of the activities are low cost and easy to implement. I've collected all my articles that include local pet business marketing tips on this page. Enjoy!
A while back I was contacted by a pet sitter who was really struggling to make ends meet. She told me about her business, and I understood just how passionate she felt about caring for pets – but after spending two minutes on her website I understood where her problems originated. She was a great […]
7 Steps to getting your Local Pet Business found by more customers When you’re running a small local pet business like a dog grooming salon, or a pet store – it can sometimes be hard to figure out what type marketing is really worth your time and effort, and what you could safely ignore. […]
Why Do I need a Blog for My Pet Business? Okay – so you already have a good looking website for your pet business and you’ve set up a Facebook account and perhaps even tweet every so often. Isn’t that enough? Do you really need a blog for your pet business too? The short answer […]
When you first start out in the pet business it can be a daunting task to find new clients. You receive sales calls from the local newspaper, and one dodgy SEO company after the other promise to boost your website. And worst of all – you have no cash to spare for marketing! The good news […]