Press and directory advertising

If carefully targeted, advertising in the press and trade directories can be an affordable and effective marketing tool for small businesses.

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Advertising on a budget - checklist

Don't blow your advertising budget on an expensive radio advert which goes out at 3am. Save money by investing in low-cost advertising options.

Employing a designer

Employing a designer

Commissioning a professional graphic designer can ensure that your stationery and marketing collateral impress, but how do you find the right one?

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How to brief a creative team

The AdCracker website has some useful sample briefs to help you if you've never briefed a creative team before. Or even if you have.

Creating an advertisement

Essential guide to advertising

How to use advertising to grow your business, including online advertising such as Pay Per Click, as well as print ads, radio, TV and cinema advertising