5 Websites to find Great Restoration Marketing Ideas

The best place to find great restoration marketing ideas, you ask? Obviously, I’m a little biased on this one… but, I’m woman enough to recommend some great websites to use as resources for marketing ideas in the property restoration, because, if we’re honest with ourselves, there’s no such things as too many marketing ideas, right? www.RestorationMarketingBlog.com Ok yes, that was a shameless self promotion, but let me explain – this website […]

 

3 Great Online CRM Programs for Your Restoration Sales Team

Marketing isn’t done by just your marketer (if you’re fortunate enough to have one). It’s  done by you, your sales team, your mitigation crew, your rebuild guys – marketing is everybody’s job. Which is why it is oh so important to keep tabs on everyone’s marketing efforts. Say adios to the archaic lands of Excel spread sheets (Excel and I have a love / hate relationship) and welcome online customer […]

 

Discount Graphic Design : A Website To Save You Design Dollars

When it comes to anything “graphic design,” most business owners shriek in horror at the thought of spending money on classy brochures. But what if I told you about a magical land where graphic designers bid for YOUR design project? Well, just call me a magician, because the site is called 99designs.com. 99Designs.com is a marketplace of sorts where those in need of design skills post up their projects including the description, colors, type, and finally, […]

 

The Buffer App : Post Anytime Anywhere on Anything

What do you always hear about social media? The key is… consistency. Posting around the same time every day or every other day is far more useful than posting once a month and hoping that does anything for your bottom line (I’m going to call it now and say it doesn’t do much). But when you’re running a restoration company as well as running in and out of client’s homes, property management […]

 

5 Smartphone Apps for Saving Business Cards

The information found in this blog post was featured in an original blog post on Mashable entitled “5 Apps to Digitize Your Business Cards.”  If there’s one element of marketing that will never go away, it’s the business card. Within its 3” x 2” design, that little paper rectangle contains some of the most valuable information to any marketing representative. From names, numbers, positions, and email addresses, the business card is the […]

 

3 Websites to Make Your Newsletters Super Easy

The days of mailing out newsletters have gone by the way of the pony express (and thankfully too). Welcome to the 21st century, where we connect, like, share, tweet, retweet, etc. If your newsletter is still stuck in the days of yesteryear, then this post is for you, my friend. We’ll talk about the best content for newsletters in a later blog, but right now, let’s address actually having a company newsletter […]