The rise of fame of the internet has given rise to hundreds and thousands of small new businesses, started by young people who want to either earn a little extra money while they are working at their full time job or young people who are determined to get out of the full time work system and be their own boss. This trend is indeed a very inspiring change in this new world instead of the old time tradition of working in a full time job from the day you leave school or university until the day you retire all the while living on a pay check to pay check basis without much savings to call your own.
Advertising on a budget
However, unlike in the past when an entrepreneur or a businessman would have a lot of money in hand when they begin a new business, most of these new businesses by young people begin simply as an online business with no primary investment to speak of. You will not have money to hire a branding design company to help you to come up with a catchy brand and you will most probably not have money to hire someone to write out a solid business plan for you.
Most of these small home businesses are so small that the breakdown of the company will not result in a great financial loss and therefore there is room available for you to take risks and do things that would not be traditionally done. The best way to market your products is to take part in small festivals and events at which you can have a stall in order to build your brand and sell your products. When you do, be sure to look up some exhibition design in Singapore on the internet because the more attractive your stall is, the more your products will sell.
One very successful way of marketing your products is to offer a number of free samples to people with competitions on the internet. You may have a share and win competition that asks people to like and share your competition posts with their friends, thereby spreading the word and also increasing the chances of word of mouth advertising as the person who received the free sample will no doubt tell their own family and friends if they like your product. Word of mouth advertising has been proven time and time again to be by far the best form of advertising and the best avenue for spreading the word.