Here’s how much it will cost for your own DIY Marketing Machismo Makeover:
$11.98 – Register your own dot com web address / domain name (DomainDiscover.com pricing) – forwarding you domain name to your free WordPress.com blog is currently FREE.
FREE – Your own FREE WordPress web site. Note you will want a custom banner – if you know Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Paint or Corel Draw you can do this yourself fairly quickly.
$5 – $25 – Initial order of professionally printed business cards (OvernightPrints.com pricing) or produce them yourself at Federal Express Kinko’s Office locations, Staples, Office Depot, etc. Give people something of value to remember who you are, what you do and how to contact you.
FREE – Twitter account for your career or business letting people know where you will be appearing. Include it on your business cards, web sites and signs.
$5 – $50+ – Signs for public events, shop prices carefully. Federal Express and Staples currently print full color 11 inch by 17 inch tabloid size paper signs for about $2 each. Lamination costs vary, add cutting costs if the location does not have a high quality, self service roto trimmer.
Total Cost: $25 – $50+ for your own DIY Marketing Machismo Makeover What’s stopping you, why not get started now?
Stories Sell – brief, beautiful biographies, vision or mission statements describing who you are and why you do what you do the way you do add distinctive, personal touches that build bonds with prospects and customers.
Remember the old marketing adage, Differentiate or Die? People buy from people. Sharing your story helps sell your work.