The Importance Of Marketing Your Home Business

Understanding The Importance Of Marketing is crucial to the success of your home business. In this post I will share with you with my own experience what impact marketing had on my business, and share with you some tips to help you improve your marketing in your own business, so you too will feel the importance of marketing. importance of marketingIn my experience, I have learned that most small business leaders do not realize the importance of marketing, lack the resources for it, and do not adequately budget for marketing activities.  

To understand The Importance Of Marketing you need to know how it differs from selling

Many people confuse between marketing and selling. When it comes to your own small business, it is crucial that you understand this difference and identify how these two are expressed and what effect do they have on your resluts, so you know what you can do better in order to make more sales, and ultimately make more money in your business. Let’s think about this question for a moment. Without marketing you would not have prospects or leads to follow up with, but yet without a good sales technique and strategy your closing rate may depress you. Marketing is everything that you do to reach prospects. It is what you do to let them know that you have the solution for their need. It’s the message that prepares the prospect for the sales. It consists of advertising, social media, brand marketing, viral marketing, direct mail, public relations, and everything that you can think of to get your message across. The sales process is everything that you do to close the sale and get a signed agreement. Both are necessities to the success of a business. This process consists of interpersonal interaction. It is often done by a one-on-one meeting, cold calls, and networking. It’s anything that engages you with the prospect or customer on a personal level. One process cannot do without the other If you are a gifted salesperson who can sell ice to Eskimos, than you don’t need too much of marketing, because your conversion rate of your prospect is 100%, meaning, you make a sale every time you talk to a potential customer. If your selling skills can use some improvements then you will need to talk to more prospects until making sales. This is where the importance of marketing comes to play: If you do your marketing the right way, it will allow you to locate the right prospect that need your product, and will be happy to buy it without the need for hard selling persuasions tactics.  

The importance of marketing lies not just in getting customers

It also involves branding, since that creation of a brand is very important because it helps get a good reputation and build a large group of customers You always need to remember that your prospect get millions of offers every day, so you need to find a way to make yourself noticed above the competition Everybody knows that internet is a great way to market your business, and when it comes to online marketing, a personal blog is you’re the best way to grab your prospect attention. This is because a blog allows you to brand yourself, when it gives the prospect a way to get to know you. It proves that you are here for the long term, so your prospect can rely on you to be there if he needs you. People are more likely to buy from someone they like and trust. If you don’t know how to build a blog you can use my free wordpress guide.  

The importance of marketing a blog to build a successful home business

I can share with you my own personal experience. When I joined my first network marketing company, I was a full time employee, with no knowledge of any marketing (internet marketing included). I chased my friends and family, only to get some of them threatening me that I should never call them again. My warm market was gone, and needless to say I started feeling frustrated. I lost money trying to earn money in my business Maybe you are in the same state right now. It is the same for every new business. At some stage or another you run out of people that you know, and you need to find new customer from the cold market. Being an employee working in front of a computer 10 hours a day in the office you can’t meet too many people, so I managed to average 3-5 new leads a month. I knew that this was not the way. This was when I started building blogs to promote my business. Success didn’t come overnight, but once I had learned about attraction marketing techniques with the help of MLSP trainings, I started getting 3-5 leads in a matter of hours! This has allows me to quit my job, and get out of the “rat race”, as a first step toward financial freedom. And it is all because of the importance of marketing to the right target audience, using a blog that sucks prospects from google, facebook, and all over the internet, and helps turn cold prospect to a warm, ready-to-buy buyer.

Now, how about you

Have you seen the importance of marketing in your own business? Do you know what you have to do to improve your marketing in order to get more customers or make your marketing efforts more targeted?   To Your success in life Hezi hezi Join me on my Facebook Page: Hezi on Facebook Follow me on Twitter:Hezi on Twitter Connect with me on   

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Hezi Hershkovitz

Networker & Social Media Expert at SuccessHowTo
Onine marketer, social media expert, and all around great guy. Hezi coachs people on internet marketing and on how to make money from home.

63 Responses to The Importance Of Marketing Your Home Business

  1. I advise customers to partner with a reputable company for advertising. Of course, this is my specialty. But really, it is in your best interest to allow professionals who have worked with other successful businesses to help advise you on the best way to advertise your business. Aside from the helpful advice the provide, a media buyer can often provide you with cheaper rates that you can get by going it alone!

  2. Asher

    Yes you are right we can make changes at any time with according to market.

  3. Abhishek says:

    I think that my business is primarily driven by the marketing concepts I integrated to make my business thrive. I strongly believe in the value of looking up more mediums and avenues to promote my business. Thanks for this excellent share!

  4. Kevin Davis says:

    As you mentioned, there are a number of channels you can reach your customers. Some things to remember though,whether you are marketing on a blog or direct mail,set a goal first. Also try to include something actionable, brand awareness is great but try and get potential customers out of it as well. Also keep in mind what image or positioning you want to portray.

  5. Congratulations on your blog. It really helps me a lot to understand marketing in a broader way and solve my confusion between it and selling. Now, I totally understood about it and will make this a guide in my own online venture too.

  6. Landdepot says:

    Well if people want to market their home they need a licence broker and a professional real estate agent who will market their properties with the agreed amount.

  7. ruseford says:

    Informative post.
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  9. Internet marketing nowadays are demand because tooo many business want to gain more profit online so digital marketing are there to help and provide services. But choosing services must be quality and tested and proven results.

  10. Thanks for this wonderful post, no one will under rate the power of blogging, but one thing i hate here in west africa is that “ONLY FEW COMPANIES UNDERSTAND HOW EFFECTIVE A MARKETING STRATEGY CAN INCREASE THEIR SALES”.

    I agree with all you said in this article post because, truly blogging can give a good leads for your business product, create a avenue for clients to share their thought through blog commenting and also helps to ESTABLISH TRUST.

    I have been able to use my personal startup company blog to grab new customers and build list of potential clients too

    Thanks for sharing this with us and have a nice day!
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  11. Vin Boris says:

    Marketing is really very important if you startup post. Thanks for sharing the post, really like the concept and written criteria of yours.
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  12. Keller

    Hezi – Nice post, I think a lot of business owners want the results from marketing (leads) without actually understanding the importance of marketing.

    Keep up the good articles!
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  13. ReElevate says:

    Great article Hezi on the difference between sales and marketing. Congratulations on being to quit your full-time job! We expanded upon what you wrote here. We talked about the difference between marketing and advertising.
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  14. isaachaze

    1. Wow, what a great article it is! Your posts are so interesting and providing me great information.This is really effective for us. Thanks for the shearing.

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  16. Masud Monsur says:

    Thanks to HEZI HERSHKOVITZ for sharing your personal experience on the importance of Marketing. It is so much informative and valuable. Great article, here is something to learn. Again thanks.

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  18. There is much good advice for entrepreneurs in your post. There is often much confusion about the difference between marketing and sales. I too think that marketing is your brand creation and sales is the implementation of that brand strategy. I counsel my clients to take time and plan out your marketing before you begin selling. They find that once they have developed their small business marketing plan selling is simply an action. Thank You for the good article.
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  19. Nick joans says:

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  20. Saurabh

    Thanks for sharing this great article regarding the importance of marketing.It is very insightfull.

  21. White Label Guy

    Couldn’t agree more with this “The importance of marketing lies not just in getting customers” just, awesome.

  22. Bryan Boris says:


    It was a nice and very informative blog regarding advertising and marketing. It really helps me a lot. Keep posting such nice blogs.


  23. Ashley Tewes

    Loved the article all of this is so true! Marketing is so important in leading to sales for your business

  24. Mike

    Great read, will definitely check out your guide to blogging to help me get better at this to help build my brand. Thanks!

  25. Petr Kadlec says:

    Great post, i agree with a lot of the points here. Internet marketing has been the primary and most effective marketing method right now. Social media is constantly expand its user-base and search engines are the go-to place for anyone looking to buy a product or invest in a service.Search engine optimisation (SEO) is currently the most effective way to get customers online and there really are not many quality SEO\’s out there. When people search in Google, your business website needs to be in the top couple of results in order for potential customers to click on it. For more information, take a look at our website Rankings Digital Hertfordshire.

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  28. Al-Amin

    Hey Hezi ,

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    Thank you so much for sharing

  29. Mike Hill says:

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  30. Mia James says:

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  31. Suresh

    The heart of your business success lies in its marketing. Most aspects of your business depend on successful marketing. The overall marketing umbrella covers advertising, public relations, promotions and sales. Marketing is a process by which a product or service is introduced and promoted to potential customers.
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  34. This article was very helpful. You opened my eyes to the difference between marketing and the sales pitch.

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  37. Philip says:

    This was a great read. I entirely agree with what you had to say, sometimes people underestimate the power of quality marketing when it is done right

  38. sravan says:

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  39. Ankur Naskar says:

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  40. Mushii says:

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  42. Annu says:

    Well said, i m agree with your points,marketing is really important now in trends.Thankyou for sharing with us.

  43. emmerson

    Hi Hezi
    Marketing your business online or offline is very important but knowing
    how to market your business is even more important.
    Getting people (aka traffic) to your opportunity or service is something that you should always do but providing the answer to those person’s problem is even more important.
    Because when you can do that you can more or less guaranteed that your business
    will make you money.
    Like you said earlier If you do your marketing the right way, it will allow you to locate the right prospect that need your product, and will be happy to buy it without the need for hard selling persuasions tactics.
    great value you have provide on this blog i enjoy reading it.
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  45. kalpesh jain says:

    Hello Hezi

    Very well done you stated the importance of marketing. When we come in context to online marketing, it is termed as digital marketing. Everyone wants to expand their business. For this, they need to market their business. Digital marketing plays an important role for those who are new in the market and wants to build their own strength.

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  47. Thanks for the article Hezi. I think that marketing is just one of those things that either comes natural or by practice. Split-testing is probably the closest to the answer that you are going to get in succeeding in marketing. Just find out what gets you the best results; whether it’d be hyper-targeting on Facebook or networking at events, just pick one and do a trial-and-error. This is how I run my clients in the real estate niche.

  48. Mario says:

    Marketing is very important. Thanks you.

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  50. Roshan Singh says:

    Thanks for sharing this awesome post. I really get inspired by your post and now understood the power and importance of marketing a blog and to make blog a home business.

  51. Nice article. You explained very clearly about everything. I loved it. It is very insightful. Thank you for sharing.
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  52. This is probably the most “it actually makes sense” kind of post I’ve seen on on this subject. Best part… I didn’t have to go digging through some weird web design to find it. Awesome! PLEASE keep posting

  53. SMO is best tool of marketing after seo

  54. kemi says:

    wow this article is really great. i have been searching for this all through the internet. thank you
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  55. Jasmine

    Such a good article! Thanks for sharing a helpful tips. Hope to read more from your site.
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  56. so effective post for my business

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  60. I found this very useful and informative, keep up the good work

  61. Jasmine

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