iwork4uglos is a busy directory which lists and promotes lovely local businesses for £10 a month. If you don’t have an advertising budget but would like to take advantage of our trusted, friendly community, then read our list of tips on how to market your business free of charge.

  1. Take part in groups

Cheltenham Noticeboard, iwork4u Community and Local Business Network are examples of Facebook groups you can join and post about your business, but remember to READ THE RULES of each group before posting.

  1. Add your event to our calendar

www.iwork4uglos.co.uk/events/community/add. Remember to include a featured image to draw attention to your event. Allow 1-2 days while we proof, approve and share your event.

  1. Go along to a networking event

Face to face is one of the best ways to grow relationships, gain trust and meet potential customers.

  1. Like or follow local businesses on social media

They will often like and follow back, and this grows your audience.

  1. Share people’s posts

If you like something – share it! Tag the person and/or their business in and this could start a conversation, engagement or interaction.

  1. Donate a raffle prize or goodie bag freebies

If you give a prize you will usually be mentioned or thanked by the event organisers and they will allow you to put your leaflet or brochure with the prize or freebies.