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3 Marketing Mistakes You're Making

by Elina Kozak on Jan 29, 2016 2:37:00 PM

published on Jan 29, 2016 2:37:00 PM

Every company wants to be successful. One major part in having a successful business is to have a marketing strategy. But is yours up to par? Are there misconceptions about marketing that you're steering clear from? Here are the top 3 marketing mistakes that you may be making.

 

Marketing Consultants Are Only There to Help With Marketing Campaigns

If you are weary about spending money on a hiring marketing consultant, think again. Some businesses think that they are only there to help build upon a marketing campaign, but there's such much more that they can offer. It truly is an investment when hiring a marketing consultant and it's important to treat it as such. The most important contribution a marketing consulting firm can bring is an outside perspective. They can bring in original content that your company can't generate no matter how hard you try. Based on your goals, they can address the situation and focus on finding a creative, successful solution. A good marketing consulting firm will create a custom content marketing plan that will work. Just trust in their abilities and you can potentially see a significant growth in your companyClick to learn the 4 Expectations for Your Marketing Consultant here

 

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Lack of Consistency

So you know all about the importance of having a website and creating a social media profile for others to follow you. In fact, you have already got them all! You may think that you are doing everything right, but despite having all these platforms you're still not getting any buzz. Take a look at the consistency of your internet platforms. Are they cohesive? If not, a marketing consultant can help clear that up for you. It is important that when a viewer looks at your website that there is a consistent theme. Then, they can easily find your social media links on the website with the same theme. It's valuable show your target audience a steady message. 

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Your Story Is Not Being Told

You may have a great product or provide an innovative service, but no one knows about it. Perhaps when you try to explain your concept to a friend, a customer, or a business, it just sounds uninteresting. Or maybe your idea sounds eerily similar to the company down the street. But a marketing consultant can help you tell your unique story. They are the best story tellers that can help you generate business. By simply meeting with one, you can explain your goals and ideals for your company and they can help communicate it to your audience in a fun, interesting way. Don't underestimate your story!

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If you're looking to fix these marketing mistakes, look no further than Blue Wave Marketing. We have all the experience necessary to help your company reach your audience in new and exciting ways. Let Blue Wave Marketing tell your unique story. For some examples of how we've helped past clients, download an assortment of case studies here

 

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