Marketing & Strategy, Marketing Agency Guides

12 Marketing Buzz Words to Grab Customer Attention

My favorite thing to write about is small business marketing tips! To kick off 2015, I am going to introduce you all to the concept of “buzzwords”. In the marketing and advertising world, buzzwords are key signifiers of what consumers are most…

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FG Philosophy & News

The Faces of Funding Gates: Meet One of Our Users!

Above: Stacy (left) and Heather (right)  It’s no secret that we love our customers here at Funding Gates. We so enjoy getting to know each user, company, and industry that we wanted to share some of them with you all!…

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Customer Service, FG Philosophy & News, Marketing & Strategy

10 Tactics For Small Businesses to Increase Customer Loyalty

For most small businesses, acquiring new customers is more expensive than retaining current customers. Small businesses owners should prioritize increasing customer loyalty as a central part of their overall business plan. Owners should actively maintain their customer relationships, rather than focus solely…

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Customer Service, Marketing & Strategy

Customer Loyalty Programs: Are They Worth The Cost?

Customer loyalty programs seem to encourage repeat business but are they worth their cost?  As a start-up you’ll do just about anything you can (legally) to get the word out about the products and services you provide.  One incentive that…

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Customer Service, Management

7 Tips for Developing Effective Customer Loyalty Programs

Customer loyalty programs can be a double edged sword. If used properly, they do wonders in bringing customers back for more. On the other hand, if used poorly, they can lead to a lot of wasted time and resources, not…

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Customer Service, Management

The Top 5 Ways to Lose Your Customers

Do you suffer from having too many happy customers? Isn’t it the worst? However, you’re not alone AND you’re in luck. Here are the answers to your customer loyalty woes. We have assembled the ultimate, most foolproof plan that will…

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