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Stick to Your Marketing Budget with These 7 Steps

Stick to Your Marketing Budget with These 7 Steps

Marketing is a crucial aspect of running a business, but it can also be one of the most fun tasks on your to-do list. Creating buzz about your product or service, interacting with customers and fans, increasing sales – the outcomes of marketing are exhilarating to say the least, which is why it can sometimes be hard to rein in your efforts into a reasonable marketing budget.

However, the fact is that there are a lot of areas where money must be spent in your business, and like all of these other areas, a proper marketing strategy should include a budget that contains and structures your efforts.

If you’re looking for some Marketing Budget 101 help, I urge you to check out a recent Intuit article titled 7 Steps for Sticking to Your Marketing Budget, In addition to planning/strategizing, it discusses:

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      • Inexpensive marketing options
      • Ideas for starting small
      • The importance of considering ROI and measuring your efforts
      • Word-of-mouth advertising
      • The benefits of holding a contest
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If you could use some tips in one or all of these areas, get Intuit's advice by checking out the article here.