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I’m A Tradie. Why Do I Need Social Media?

I’m A Tradie. Why Do I Need Social Media?

Like most tradies you probably rely on a few key sources of marketing to drive customers to your business, like:

  • Online directories and trade portals like Yellow Pages and True Local
  • Local advertising
  • Word of mouth referrals

But with more and more customers being active on social media like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, now is as good as a time as any to harness the power of social media to get more clients online. And yes, even for a tradie, whether you be a local plumber, builder or painter.

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Social Media To-Do List for Tradies

Social media success for tradies

All tradesmen know that aside from word-of-mouth advertising, the best way for them to reach as many customers as possible is through online marketing.

Yet many tradies focus far too much of their time and efforts on their website. They forget that thousands of their customers are interacting on social media every single day.

This makes social media a valuable place to be for any trade business to build their brand.

Below are some points to prioritise if you are considering social media for your business.

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Get Your Tradie Business On Google Local Maps

Why Get Your Business Onto Google Maps

Want a fast way to get your trade business noticed in your local area on Google, and without spending a cent?

It’s claiming your business listing on Google Local Maps!

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Tradies Tips: The Power of Newsletters

How Newsletters Can Help Your Business

No matter how many new online marketing strategies there are right now, you still can’t overlook the importance of email marketing for your trade business.

Sending out newsletters regularly is a foolproof way to keep your audience interested and increase the engagement and traffic of your website.

Below are a few questions you may have about email marketing and their rightful answers.

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3 Challenges of Promoting Your Trade Business Online

Online Advertising Watch Outs

If you are a tradesman, one of the best ways to get more customers is by advertising your services online. This will help you reach more customers and not to mention help you build online trust.

Using search engine optimisation, pay-per-click, email marketing, and social media marketing are just some of the best ways for you to establish online presence for your trade website.

However, online advertising doesn’t come without its challenges.

Here are some you should be ready for.

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3 Online Marketing Strategies For Tradies

Get More Customers For Your Business

It’s no secret that tradies get most of their clients through their website. This is because people are relying more and more on the internet to research businesses before they even pick up the phone.

Here are three online marketing strategies you can use to be more visible online.

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3 Tradie SEO Tricks and Tips

Get Your Tradie Website Ranking

SEO or Search Engine Optimisation is always a hot topic for any local business owner.

Whilst many marketers make it sound daunting, mysterious and costly, the truth is any local business (including our beloved tradies) can take measures to improve their SEO ranking without breaking the bank.

And that’s what we want to share with you.

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Tradie Websites: 3 Ways To Get The Phone Ringing

Turn your tradie website into a conversion machine

When was the last time you took a good hard look at your website? That long hey?

Did you know your website is perhaps your most important tool- the tool that’s going to help you find and convert customers and grow your business.

As a busy tradie, it may not be something you have a lot of time and money to focus on which is why we are coming to the rescue with a quick checklist of improvements.

Here are our top three tips in making sure your website gets the phone ringing.

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Local SEO Know-How for Tradies

Getting More Local Customers

Local SEO has been gaining popularity the past few years. It’s common knowledge that most Aussies prefer to “go-local” and you need to be the business they see.

This makes local SEO all the more important for tradies. The better your local SEO strategy, the more you can engage people near you who are looking for the products and services you are offering.

Here are three essential reasons proving local SEO should be on your to-do list.

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3 Time-Saving Marketing Tips for Tradies

How to Save Time Without Compromising Your Marketing

Are your struggling to find the time to manage your basic marketing? One of the secrets to gaining extra hours is finding smart ways to automate your marketing activities.

Here are our top 3 tips to getting automated.

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