Digital Marketing for Your Hometown Business
Helping Small Businesses in Ohio Grow
You’re ready to grow locally but can’t do it all when it comes to marketing, especially digital marketing. Or maybe, you’re a hometown brick-and-mortar store moving into online sales and e-commerce. Website, social media, paid PPC advertising, videos, a new logo — Where do I start? How much do I spend? Is it too risky? How will I get it done? As a locally-owned and operated business in Auglaize County, we hear these questions all the time. We get it. In fact, we’ve been in your shoes.
How to Thrive in Uncertain Times
We understand that small businesses drive the beating heart of Ohio.We work as your digital agency partner and business coach, supporting your online efforts to survive and thrive, no matter what the world throws at you. Whether you want to reach new audiences or increase sales with advertising and an online store, we have the in-house experts who can make it happen. Let’s drive more revenue together!
How Much Will It Cost?
There is no single answer to this question, and we don’t have cookie-cutter packages. We believe in strategy first -- that means we recommend a program based on your goals.
We sit down and talk about your growth goals and current budget, your challenges, competitors and we help you map out future budgets and ROI. We’ll monitor and show you regular data reports, and we’ll adjust to keep hitting your goals. Simply put, we want your business to succeed. It’s part of our community too.
Our Small Business Digital Marketing Services:
- Website Design, Development & Optimization
- E-commerce Website & Strategy
- Creative Brand and Logo Development
- Social Media Posting and Advertising
- PPC Advertising & Retargeting
- Marketing Plan Development
- Marketing & Sales Coaching
- Video & Photography
- Email Campaigns
- Recruitment Marketing
Meet Our Digital Marketing & Sales Coaches
“Small businesses are the heart and soul of communities.”
A resident of New Bremen and founder of Marketing Essentials, Patty’s continual quest and drive for helping businesses grow is her passion. She has more than 30 years of strategic business management experience and is currently a member of the Auglaize Mercer Business Education Alliance and regularly provides workshops through the local chambers of commerce and other organizations.
“The cornerstones of a strong community are their small businesses.”
Grant grew up on a farm in Shelby County and remains an active leader in the community today. With an array of marketing agency experience and varied clients, Grant has a strong entrepreneurial spirit. He has a passion for problem-solving and treats his client’s businesses as if they were his own. Grant is a member of the Shelby County Young Professionals group and is active with many other local organizations focused on small business growth and community improvement.
“We needed a website redesign and strategy but as a small business, we had a limited budget. Patty, the CEO from Marketing Essentials, patiently answered all of our questions and made sure we were comfortable with the services we would be receiving. The digital team that worked on our site were all fantastic and very responsive to questions. They also did a great job of keeping us on track throughout the project. Working with Marketing Essentials has been a very positive experience, and I highly recommend them.”
With the new website, they achieved our goals of increasing traffic and achieved a positive user experience ... Marketing Essentials guided us through the process, engaging us to understand what we wanted to project online and they made it happen.
I really enjoyed working with Marketing Essentials on our branding and web design.
Marketing Essentials was an absolute joy to work with. They were excited and compassionate about the job. They listened to everything we said, gave their recommendations, and made our dream a reality!
Their expertise made the process painless and quick for us. They gave us clear direction and prepared us to roll out our branding, communication and marketing plan. How they do what they do is simply amazing!