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Hometown Marketing Podcast Episode 2 – The Mercantile

Welcome to the Hometown Marketing Podcast. I’m your host Elian Tyson. This podcast is aimed at small business owners in towns of 15,000 people or less.

In today’s podcast I sit down with Terri Earl Brooks of The Mercantile in Pendleton, SC.

This is a charming building chock full of great treasures. If you are in the area, be sure to check them out. They have hardwood floors that you will hear in one part.

Terri shares with us some great marketing tips including creating community with in Facebook with her Kids Club group.

In this episode you will learn:

[0:38] Find out what awesome milestone they have reached.

[2:06] Learn about their biggest promotional challenge and how they’ve tackled it.

[4:25] Find out an easy (especially when you get the hang of it) way to get seen on social media.

[6:04] Get their number one business advice for all small businesses.

[12:06] Find out an innovative way to sell more stuff.

[24:12] Get Terri’s tips for business promotion.

One thing to take away from this episode:

Don’t be afraid to try something new to see if it might work.

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