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Jun 2016

5 Ways Your Small Business Can Use Content Marketing

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How can small businesses use content marketing to their advantage? We know you’re busy, and it may seem daunting, but content marketing is extremely important. And it isn’t too hard, we promise. Here are 5 tips for small business owners who want to get in on the content marketing game.

May 2016

Five Super Easy Marketing Tips for New Coffee Shops

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New to the coffee shop game? Don’t worry, we’ve got your back. Marketing doesn’t have to be hard, and it can be easy, too. Check out our tips on how to more effectively market your coffee shop and engage with more customers.

May 2016

Starting a Bakery? Here’s Half a Dozen Tips for New Owners

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The bakery business is tough. Real tough. With longer hours than most small businesses, bakery owners don’t always have time for things like marketing and spreading brand awareness. But don’t worry, we put some easy tips together for you so you can get the ball rolling.

Apr 2016

Is Your Coffee Shop On Instagram? Here’s Why It Should Be

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Instagram has quickly become one of the most influential social networks, especially when it comes to restaurants, cafés and coffee shops. While Facebook has long been the gold standard for social media marketing, Instagram should not be taking a backseat and, if you own a coffee shop or café, it probably now belongs upfront. Where …

Jan 2016

Valentine’s Day Tips for Florists and Flower Shops

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What’s that? Valentine’s Day is less than TWO weeks away? Oy. Looks like we have some work to do. Ignore all the haters bemoaning Valentine’s Day as a “fake” holiday, because it’s real to us. Lots of our customers, especially florists, rely on Valentine’s Day as a boost in sales in an otherwise slow period …

Jan 2015

New Tips for Pizzerias in 2015

Happy National Pizza Week! Here at AmeriMerchant, we all love a good pizza; it’s truly the universal dish that can be enjoyed by all. Nothing beats heading to a local pizza parlor with friends or family and splitting a big pie. This week’s pizza celebration has got us thinking about the importance pizzerias have in …

Sep 2014

How Instagram Can Benefit Your Coffee Shop

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Instagram has quickly become one of the most influential social networks, especially when it comes to restaurants, cafés and coffee shops. While Facebook and Twitter remain king for social media marketing, Instagram should not be taking a backseat and, if you own a coffee shop or café, it probably now belongs upfront. Where Instagram excels, …

Sep 2014

Five Easy Marketing Tips for New Coffee Shops

From a consumer standpoint, coffee drinkers are a unique breed. Each coffee drinker has their own special habit or routine when it comes to their morning ritual, and coffee companies spend millions of dollars every year trying to disrupt it. The debate often rages between Starbucks vs. Dunkin’ Donuts or Keurig vs. a traditional coffee …