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Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by caz1, Dec 7, 2004.

  1. caz1

    caz1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 72

    i did a search here for the best way to advertise but nothing came up can you tell me what is your most eftive wat to advertise thanks caz1
  2. bettergrass

    bettergrass LawnSite Member
    Messages: 242

    hanging flyers on the handle of peoples mailboxes
  3. ztoro

    ztoro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 735

    Have your truck and trailer lettered..... Nice and big....

    Flyers are not so great.. expect about a 1% return on them... Unless its a new home area you may get a better turn out....

    Do a search on flyers you can see how it has worked for others
  4. tonygreek

    tonygreek LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,830

    there are loads of ideas on advertising and marketing. click on the search feature for "advertising" and you'll bring back over 3,000 posts. if you go into the "advanced search" feature, narrow it down by searching the term in only the "business forums".
    you'll be reading for days...
  5. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
    from -
    Messages: 4,040

    Hi caz1,

    I think a lot of it has to do with time and money. A good way to get yourself going without much money is to make flyers and go out and meet people. The more people you know the better your chances of finding jobs.

    We have many flyers available for you to download for free. Edit them however you want. Here is an example.

    Click image for link.

  6. TurfGuyTX

    TurfGuyTX LawnSite Senior Member
    from DFW
    Messages: 648

    Get <IMG SRC="http://service.bfast.com/bfast/serve?bfmid=26298982&siteid=41325044&bfpage=text_link_5" BORDER="0" WIDTH="1" HEIGHT="1" NOSAVE >
    <A HREF="http://service.bfast.com/bfast/click?bfmid=26298982&siteid=41325044&bfpage=text_link_5" TARGET="_top">FREE biz cards!</A> and pass them out everywhere.

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