Archive for the 'Cross Promotion / Synergy' Category

New lawn care business e-books available.

I just got two of my lawn care business books available online as e-books which you can read on your portable devices and with the kindle book reader.
Check them out. They are full of great lawn care marketing tips.
How To Get Customers For Your Landscaping And Lawn Care Business All Year Long. Vol 1.

Paperback version.
eBook [...]

Lawn care markerting idea with a restaurant.

There are many opportunities out there to work with another local business to pool your resources together and get your marketing messages out. Some may work great while others may fall flat. The first thing you need to ask yourself when creating a marketing idea, is if that idea will be connecting with your potential [...]

How to sell additional work to your lawn care customers.

As an lawn care entrepreneur, you are most likely keeping your eye open for additional work above and beyond lawn mowing. Although some tend to disagree with offering additional services, it seems those who keep their eyes open for extra work, tend to find it and find success.
A member of the Gopher Lawn Care Business [...]

Lawn care business - pizza menu marketing.

We talk a lot about co-marketing on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum and here is a great example of what one business owner did to promote themselves. They hooked up with a local pizzeria.
He wrote to tell us a little about what he did. “Here is something you can do as well. I have [...]

Co-market with a Garden Center to gain more lawn care business.

When you are looking to gain new landscaping or lawn care customers, consider reaching out to your local garden centers. Purchase your supplies from them and see if you can get a business card display at their registers. Then ask the staff who sell lawn and garden supplies to refer your lawn care business for [...]

Team up with a real estate agent to promote your lawn care business.

Real estate agents are the first people to really make contact with new home owners in your area. The agent has already built up a bond with the new home owner and is in a great position to refer your services to them. Why not team up with one or many real estate agents in [...]

Co-marketing your lawn care business with a restaurant or pizzeria.

Have you considered marketing your lawn care business at a restaurant or co-marketing with a restaurant? There are many ways to do it and I wanted to share some of them that have been posted on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum.
Justin put an ad in a local restaurants place mats and had this to [...]

How to get customers for your lawn care business - New Lawn Care Business Book

One of the top questions asked on the Gopher Forum is how to get new customers. Well I wanted to answer this question as best as possible and I put together two new books. If you are looking to gain more lawn care customers this Summer and who isn’t, check out my brand new books [...]

Leaving lawn care business cards on retail store counters and other ideas.

Gerald got this discussion started by sharing with us what he was planning on doing to promote his lawn care business and was interested in some more off the wall marketing ideas he could experiment with.
Gerald: “Hey I am just starting out and am looking at different ideas to help me advertise and market my [...]

Partnering up with local businesses to market your lawn care business.

This was a really creative marketing idea Chuck was kind enough to share with us. Maybe this will inspire you to look for synergy with local companies in your area.
Chuck: “So because my business is less that a year old this winter I only had enough work to keep me busy 3 days a week [...]