The October Pinkletter – Best Marketing and Business Tips of October 2018

Marketing Tips October 2018

It’s Halloween! But don’t worry. We’re not here to freak you out (although with marketing you just never know!)  Instead, we’re happy to treat you to a fresh batch of pumpkin-spice flavored tricks to help you dress up your marketing efforts. So, put down the pumpkins and eyeball these top marketing and business tips for October.

Link building is a strategy to rank your website higher on Google by having other sites mention your website on theirs. It’s one of the hardest SEO strategies to do, but also one of the most rewarding. Check out proven link building tactics from the Search Engine Journal.

2. 10 Marketing Strategies That Will Boost Your Holiday Sales

The 2018 holiday season is just around the corner and sales everywhere will go up like a red-nosed reindeer. But there’s plenty of competitors out there that are not afraid to sell better than you. Don’t miss these tips for a more successful holiday sales season.

3. 6 Easy Tips for Conquering Your Fear of Public Speaking (Infographic)

Some people are natural public speakers who aren’t afraid of attracting attention from large crowds. Others… not so much. If you’re not a fan of public speaking, take a look at this Entrepreneur article and make notes.

4. How to Consolidate Important Meetings to Get More Done

Every business has their own way of handling employee meetings. But, do your meetings run as smoothly as you’d like, and do they really get enough accomplished? This article has some great hacks to help you get more done in your meetings.

5. 100 Free Marketing Tools to Help You Grow Your Business [Infographic]

Every business relies on technology to succeed in this interconnected world. Many paid digital tools are essential, but, when budget is limited, free tools are a godsend. Check out this handy infographic and find useful tips for growth and prosperity.

6. The Ultimate Guide to Responding to Positive and Negative Google Reviews [With Examples]

A single review can have a big impact on your sales. But that doesn’t mean you should delete bad reviews and ignore positive ones. Here’s the ultimate guide on how to handle both negative and positive reviews in a professional and beneficial way.

7. Small Business Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Tax Guide [+ Free Checklist]

Whether you outsource your finances or do it in-house, it’s important to properly set up and understand your small business bookkeeping and accounting process. You can count on the tips from this free bookkeeping and accounting guide.

8. Unconventional Management Strategies That Work

While sticking to traditional management routines isn’t always a bad thing, there are less conventional practices that can lead to better team performance. Get inspired by these successful managers who think creatively to lead their teams.

9. Should You Take Out a Personal Loan for Your Business?

Getting your first business loan may not be so hard. But to get financing to make your business run on all cylinders may sometimes require a personal loan. Learn why you should or shouldn’t get a personal loan to build your business in this Entrepreneur article.

10. How to Find Influencers That Are a Fit With Your Business

Influencers are popular content creators that promote your brand in exchange for some form of compensation. And they can bring you a ton of business if you target the right ones. Follow these tips to find influencers that fit your business brand’s needs.