Everyone needs to know a handyman. Preferably a local, reliable one. So how do you find one? Our online and print business directory includes listings for approved handymen (and women!), and this article covers some frequently asked questions about handymen. What services do handymen provide? Handymen typically carry out home repairs – which can range…

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Now the weather is on the up, our thoughts naturally turn to being outside, and enjoying our gardens in the UK. But what if your outside space leaves little to be desired? And you feel it’s time for a garden do-over? There is lots to think about when it comes to enlisting the services of…

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Check out the 4 ways you can use printed marketing materials to engage with your target customers, and increase revenue. Print as a marketing strategy is still very much active in 2021, especially as more and more consumers are getting overwhelmed with digital content! 1. Business Cards Business cards are so functional, and can be…

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You’d better believe it! As well as a website, social network platforms, advertising, and marketing strategies, distributing leaflets remains an integral part of today’s marketing. Leaflet distribution is undoubtedly one of the oldest forms of print advertising, however it is still used successfully today, thanks to the simplicity, and value for money. Advertising your business…

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It is a fact of life that consumers are drawn to engaging images and graphics. So, bearing this in mind, should your business consider a full-page advert, or a half-page? Let’s explore your options. Get your business noticed 15% more readers reported that they saw full-page ads than reported seeing half-page ads. An additional 30%…

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We’re all about supporting local. You might expect us to say that – but we say it with good reason! As a Northampton-based business, we see the benefits that our local businesses and traders bring to the area, and we enjoy nothing more than spreading the word through our directories. But with such easy access…

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getting mail at the mailbox during a door drop leafleting campaign

Door drop leafleting campaigns have always been there, and have always been a proven marketing channel for businesses. But this is more relevant now than ever. Over the last few months, and as we head into Lockdown 2.0, over half of the UK working population have been working from home – with around a quarter…

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Your next business leaflet campaign can be even easier than ever. That’s because the team at Local Traders can take care of the design, the print, and the distribution of your leaflets. All you need to do is get in touch with your requirements, and we will run with it! Check out this article for…

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If you want customers, they first need to discover you. Marketing is simply leveraging channels to gain visibility for your product or service. For every multitude of people that hear about your company, only a small percentage will take the next step to check you out – and an even smaller percentage will actually buy.…

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A leaflet campaign, or any marketing campaign for that matter, isn’t going to come together by itself. It requires forethought, planning, and an overall goal of what you are looking to achieve from your leaflet campaign. The 3-month plan Maybe you are one of those super-organised people, and maybe you have your plan in place…

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