Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Generating Publicity at Trade Shows

By Shannon Cherry, APR, MA

"A trade show is an exposition held for members of a common or related industry, generally with booths or displays to demonstrate one’s products or services. This event can give you the chance to connect with current and perspective customers and is also a great opportunity in generating publicity for you and your business..."

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Thursday, June 24, 2010

Summer Advertising Tips

"...Summer is a prime season for increasing your sales. More people get out of the home, school-age children spend time outside and in local businesses, and there is a general sense of spending more with summer freedom. To get your part of the summer spending season, here are summer advertising tips you can use to direct customers to your store and even to your online website."

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Monday, June 21, 2010

Top 100 Sites - General (Banner/Button Exchange)

2 Sweet Sisters Boutique

100 WAHMs Top

208 Ultra Hip Boutiques

Absolutely Delightful Boutiques

Ali Stop Shopping

Baby Boutique

Beary Hug Creations

Bella Grays Top 100 Women Owned Sites

Bushs Variety Shop

Cakery Supplies

Charms and Such

Chic Kids

Chic Mommy Shoppes

Children's Resale Boutique

Country Girls Boutique

Dakota Scents

Darling Drives Shoppes

Designer Divas & Dudes

Ellie Bellies

Faithful Grannies

Fun and Fancy Party and Paper

Funky Modd Shoppes

Ginger and Pickles

Girls Whimsical Room Decor & Accessories

Gwens What's It Shoppe

Heartland Graphics

Hip and Trendy Shops

Hip Groovy Cool

Hip Kids and More

Home and Family

Hip Chick

Jewelry Just for Her

Kid and Parent Boutiques

Kims Country Primitive

Lilly Bella's Top 100 Top Site

Lil Sweet Boutique

Lip Gloss N Laptops

Little Hands and Feet Bowtique

Little Ones and Mommy

Luna Bells

Made By Moms

Midnight Dreams Craft Shops

Mod Momma Shoppes

Mojomommy Hip Shopping Directory

Momma Links

Mom's Making Money Top Site

Net Top Sites

Perennial Splendor

Pineapple Boutique

Pink N Sassy

Pink Pixel Graphics

Posh Baby Boutiques

Posh Mom Boutiques

Precious in His Sight Top Site

Prim and Shabby Sites

QT Sunglasses

Ready Banner Top Site

Really Smart Deals

Rockin Hobbyists

Sew Creative Boutiques

Shabby Pink Boutiques

Simply Tempted Bath and Body

Snag a Shop

Snazzy Sites

Sugar Plum Babies Pixies

Swanky Moms

Sweet Cheeks TuTus

Sweet Pea and Company

Taylor's Chic Boutiques

The Baby Panda

The Balloon Basket

The Best Place To Advertise

The Boutique Critique

The Cinnamon Hollow

Three Yellow Duckies

Tickled Pink 2 Shop

Tiny Tots

Top 100+ Sites on the Web

Top 100 Baby Gifts

Top 100 Baby Sites

Top 100 Chic Sites

Top 100 Craft Sites

Top Mom Sites

Top 100 Recipe Sites

Top 100 Sassy Sites

Top 100 wahms

Top 100 WAHW Shops

Top Girly Boutiques

Trendy Child


WAHM Shopping Mall

Wedding Sites

Whimsy Business

Whistle Stop Ultimate Sites

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Free Advertising Book (PDF - MP3)

Prescription for Advertising --
A Common Sense Cure for Business Owners and Managers. Your guide to understanding the complex and confusing world of advertising.

Written by Edmond A. Bruneau, President of Creative Consultants

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