"Text Message Promotion Idea!"
Here is a really simple salon text message promotion idea that will build your text message list (and their is Big money in this list):What you will need is:
- A text messaging system like this (it's really cheap).
- Acrylics to put a flyer into throughout your salon.
- A graphic artist who can make your flyer eye catching (but the most important part is the headline, and to keep it simple)
Win Cool Prizes!
Text 555-555-5555 to att411 (288411)
Winners Randomly Selected Every Day!
Flyers are easy to create. Get a good graphic designer or we can do it for you for a small fee. Fed Ex has good deals on banners (just $59.95) and you can use it over and over.
Every day for a week or a month, select a winner randomly from those who texted in and contact them for their prize.
- Lip Balm
- Free Haircut, tan, coloring, wax
- $5 in loyalty reward bucks
Hold a contest with your staff to see who gets the most people to text and give them prizes for first, second, and third place.
Ask every winner to let you post their picture on your Facebook fan page and or blog.
Send emails once in a while to your list touting the happy winners!
The whole text message promotion idea here is to...
Build Your Text Messaging List!
The money is in your lists: direct mail list, email list, and now your text messaging list.
Text messages get more eyeballs than emails now, and response rates can be astronomical.
At the end of your contest you will have given away products and gifts that cost you only a few bucks, but in return you have built a significant list that you can use in the coming months to:
- Fill slow days
- Create cash flow surges
Use this idea as well as other list building techniques and you'll have another powerful weapon to use in your marketing and build your business!