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Old 03-10-2009, 08:51 PM
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Advertising?

Does anyone have any good ideas for cheap but effective advertising? What can I expect from a phone book ad it costs about 120.00 per month in my town.

Have any of you guys seen this?

http://cgi.ebay.com/Banner-sign-4-la...efaultDomain_0

Do you think this type of advertising would be benificial?

Any input would be greatly appreciated!!!
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:40 PM
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That wouldn't get to much advertiseing for you. I have found that fliers and door hangers are the most effective in my area.
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:57 PM
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If you are going to pay a monthly fee I have found to do online. I use AT@T adverting I think it is AT@T real yellow pages. It took only 1 new customer to pay the bill on it. I have had more success with passing out my business cards with an estimate on it. Do this in an area where you already have customers to keep your route close.
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Old 03-10-2009, 10:02 PM
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I agree with ya on the door hangers. I know of a place that prints door hanger that have a buisness card at the bottom that customers can tare off they are great not very expensive either. But i hate having to go door to door talk about labor intensive.

this mesh banner would have to get at least a hundred veiws a day. Thats pritty dam good x 260days a year that 26000 views for just $130?

I was worried about wind drag but I dont take my trailer on the highway much anyway and it is mesh.
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Old 03-11-2009, 03:53 PM
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I spoke with this guy he said it is a 50% screen mesh so it would have a equal of the drag from a 1.5ft x 3ft solid material I think I'm going to try it.
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Old 03-11-2009, 08:52 PM
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How I advertise

When i advertise i use fliers but so far i think the best way for me to advertise is by word or mouth I also use lawn signs on my house and on the house that I am working at.
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Old 03-12-2009, 08:26 PM
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Thanks guys
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