Four States Small Business Blog

6 Things That Will Determine Your Radio Advertising Costs

Posted by Chad Elliot on May 6, 2019 at 8:00 AM

As every business has unique marketing needs, radio advertising costs can vary quite a bit. A simple Google search of “radio advertising costs” will provide broad ranges, like $200 - $5,000 per week, which isn’t very helpful when planning your advertising budget.

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Topics: Radio Advertising, Marketing Strategy

5 Things Successful Advertising Campaigns Have in Common

Posted by Kent Huff on May 3, 2019 at 8:00 AM

There are many reasons why you need to have successful advertising campaigns. A successful campaign can help you cut through the “noise.” Plus, it can help you achieve your marketing goals while maximizing your advertising budget.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

The Major Role Radio Plays in the Customer Journey

Posted by Kylie Davis on April 30, 2019 at 8:00 AM

When purchasing a product or service, customers undergo a process that takes them from the identification of a problem to the acquisition of a solution called the customer journey, or buying funnel. By using the customer journey to guide your marketing program, you can provide the support your customers need throughout every phase of the buying process.

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Topics: Radio Advertising, Marketing Strategy

10 Ways Restaurants Can Use Local Radio

Posted by Chad Elliot on April 25, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Competition in the restaurant industry can be quite intense. That’s why finding ways to stand out from the crowd and build continual awareness of your restaurant is essential. Local radio can help.

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Topics: Radio Advertising, Marketing Strategy

6 Recruitment Content Ideas to Help You Find Top Talent

Posted by Kylie Davis on April 23, 2019 at 8:00 AM

The journey to reach and recruit the best candidates isn’t always a straight line. Luckily, as a recruiter or HR professional, you have an arsenal of tools at your disposal to help you attract top talent, drive engagement and strengthen your employer brand. Each of these plays a unique role in reaching candidates and contributing value - be it through the immediacy of a social media platform or the extensive reach of a radio station. Let us explore a few of these content ideas so you can see how they would benefit you in your recruitment efforts.

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Topics: Recruitment

How Location-Based Targeting Can Boost Store Traffic

Posted by Chad Elliot on April 18, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Geo-marketing has quickly risen as a popular form of advertising. With geo-marketing, brands can reach out to customers within precise geographical areas. For example, when people drive close to a particular store, they might receive a promotion about a sale. Since the ad appears at an opportune moment for the customer, it becomes more enticing for the person to engage with the promotion and come check out the sale.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing

Simple Guide to Native Advertising

Posted by Kylie Davis on April 16, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Digital ads can be found almost anywhere online - while browsing social media, conducting a Google search or even engaging with your favorite app or mobile game. Digital ads are now a part of life; however 91% of people say ads are more intrusive today than 2-3 years ago.

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Topics: Digital Marketing

How Radio Can Drive New Patients to Your Private Practice

Posted by Kent Huff on April 11, 2019 at 8:00 AM

In the face of various challenges, like increased competition, declining reimbursement and insurance changes, private practices need new and effective marketing techniques to maintain a steady flow of patients.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Health/Medical

Why Radio is the Key to Driving Foot Traffic to Your Business

Posted by Brett James on April 9, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Foot traffic is essential to running a brick-and-mortar business, as more traffic opens up more opportunities for sales and customer engagement. This, in turn, leads to higher revenues.

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Topics: Radio Advertising, Marketing Strategy

Zimmer Cares: Community Non-Profit Spotlight -Fostering Hope

Posted by Chad Elliot on April 3, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Zimmer Cares proudly supports Fostering Hope in the work they do in supporting children and families participating in the local foster care community. Fostering Hope is an organization that lives up to their name, which is just one reason they were voted a Zimmer Cares 2019 winner.

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Topics: Zimmer Cares

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