Digital Marketing Tips For Small Business Owners

Digital marketing is one of the best ways to promote a product in today's day and age because of how active the general public has become online. This kind of a strategy uses digital technology and the internet to its advantage. Because of the prevalence of mobile devices, digital marketing aims to target desktop and mobile users online.

Digital marketing has a good track record when it comes to helping small business owners. But to make sure you get the best out of it, here are a few tips:

Focus on SEO-rich content:

What makes digital marketing so great is that you don't have to spend a lot of money to go big. Blogs are a good example. You can think big on content without even spending cash. You only have to make sure your content is interesting and relevant to potential customers. Also, search engine optimization helps people know what kind of product you are selling them from the moment they go online to search keywords or phrases connected to your business. Make sure your website is optimized well for search engines to get the best out of people searching content closely related to your product. Making sure your pages and images have titles is a good start. Images are frequently uploaded without titles, or with random names “img.34234234” this doesn’t tell google what it’s looking at. Having your website(s) pages and images properly titled is a good first step towards optimizing your website to be SEO friendly.

Make sure your content can catch attention:

You have to actually place online content that can compel users and consumers to read on and learn more about your product. People today have a shorter attention span. However, you can still grow as a business by compelling users through captivating and interesting online content. But make sure it isn't too wordy or too long. Videos and images can also help you in this regard.

Have a good business profile:

Wherever you go, people are attracted to a good profile. Enhance your business profile just as you would your personal profile. You should be able to relate your profile picture to the best qualities of your business and products. Make sure people can easily relate to you and your product the moment they see your profile. It doesn't have to be the best as long as you can get people to buy into what your company is just by seeing your profile.


Because you need to have a good business profile, posting updates is one of the ways to enhance it. You can do so through permission marketing, which is the process of asking your audience if you can send them personal updates periodically. It can be through emails or text messages, people are not averse to being targeted personally but you must ask permission to do so.

Email blasts:

Emailing is still one of the most cost-efficient means of marketing. The beauty of it is that you can create new business and attract loyal customers through regular email updates. You can re-attract existing customers by establishing brand loyalty. You can also set up new business partners and networks by sending personalized emails. It can take up time to do so but it's also relatively inexpensive to pay for email marketing services.

These are a couple of entry-level points that anyone can implement on their website for little to no money.