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IconBrands™ is a full-service advertising agency based in Meyersdal/Alberton, Gauteng. We are passionate in providing entrepreneurs and corporate companies alike with cost effective marketing and advertising solutions that will ensure that you become an 'icon in your economy'. Our marketing communication services has been born from delivering strategic marketing planning and copywriting, but we have soon realized that our clients required a turnkey solution which involved simple, straightforward solutions .... from a company that has deserved a reputation for commitment to business excellence.

Ditch your sales team for guaranteed business growth

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Are you frustrated with your sales team?  As a marketing consultant, I am often confronted with the challenge to get a sales team selling.  Most sales people hate the idea of outbound selling.  The dreaded ‘cold call’.  As a result, the turnover of sales people in an organisation is the highest of all employees in any company.

In today’s digital age your website should be the number one sales person in your organisation.  Apart from the fact that it is on duty 24/7/365, it does not take leave, go to funerals or even take you to the CCMA.  If your website is not doing this for your company it is time to transform your digital marketing platform to provide you with automatic inbound marketing.

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How Long Can You Chew a Piece of Gum?

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“Syndicating your content is like chewing on a piece of gum. It will keep you busy and leave a nice taste in your mouth, but it will ultimately provide you with zero nourishment.”

Using 3rd party blogs on your website could ruin your trust building with customers.  The main reason for posting blogs, and any other content for that matter, is to engage with customers. Not necessarily to drive them to action, but to offer them something useful. Once they build trust you, they will visit more and more and eventually sign up, buy or subscribe. You have to know your buyer personas – awareness, consideration or decision stage, before writing content which will benefit your business and your audience.

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Best Anti-depressant for Entrepreneurs is Sales!!!

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Every business out there thrives on One thing...and that is achieving Sales!!!

As businesses, it is important for us not to only strive to sell-sell-sell. We must not only focus on Selling, we must also focus on helping, educating and growing the client.

 How do we Help? 

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IconBrands Digital Marketing Special.

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Have you hit a low on your sales figures?Digital Marketing, not your strong suit?  Have look at our Crazy Digital Marketing Special.

Our digital marketing package can get your sales up and running again!!   

Give Christél a call today on 011 867 5005 to find out what we can do for you.

We'll even through in a Free Corporate Identity design!!!  Saving R5700.

 

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Can you play golf with only a putter?

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How impressive is your game of golf?  Ever tried finishing 18-holes with only a putter? Or even worse, have you tried to get the ball into the elusive hole with only a driver.  No matter how we look at it,

No matter how we look at it, we do need all our clubs to finish our round of golf in a respectable time and score.

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One Hour FREE Marketing Consultation with the #One 360° Advertising Agency South of Joburg

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It is not uncommon to experience a slump in sales during April.  April is definitely not good for business unless you are in the narcotics or liquor industry.  The reality is that we are also facing serious political instability.  The petrol price has just gone up.  Interest rates are expected to possibly also increase at the next sitting of the Reserve Bank.  Buyers are nervous.

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US Basic Fleece Clearance! - Don't Miss Out!

"IconBrands™ provide Brand Building Service that will ensure that you achieve your business goals faster with less resources.  We are professional, effective and ultra-fast!

Winter is fast approaching! Get your hands on this bargain A.S.A.P!

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Health & Fitness Branding Ideas

Did you know that 89% of highly successful people exercise at least 3 times a week.  I cannot imagine a brand that does not want to associate with successful people.  

How do we utilise these stats to our full advantage?

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T-shirts for Mzansi Youth Choir

IconBrands received an urgent order for 31 T-Shirts to be delivered to Mzansi Youth Choir on the 28th of February. It was an urgent request as they were leaving for Cape Town soon.

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Marketing Audit: Slow down to speed up

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If you have not heard of the term ‘marketing audit’, it is about time you do. A marketing audit is one of the first, and arguably most important, tasks an entrepreneur should perform at least once a year.

The business environment is constantly changing and the marketing audit should be used as a reference tool, with constant updates reflecting changes in the external environment and your own internal business experiences.

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Branding has never been this Stylish!

 

Another brand building block was delivered to SAfic. Get all your branded products at IconBrands because we never disappoint!

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The Tribal Collection: sophisticated pieces to impress any recipient

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An action camera to capture all your outdoor adventures

IconBrands offers you great promotional gifts such as Thrill Seeker Action Camera.

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Coffee companions to delight any caffeine lover

IconBrands offers you great promotional gifts such as Stoneridge Tumbler and Robusta Coffee set.

 

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The Renaissance Collection: the epitome of elegance

IconBrands offers you great promotional gifts such as A5 Notebook, Notebook set, Power Bank and Notebook set.

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Add an air of extravagance to your table this festive season

IconBrands offers you great promotional gifts such as Salad server, Stake knife set, Wine cooler and Electric pepper mill.

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Chill out in style this summer with US Basic

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Embrace the finer side of life with Balmain

Embrace the finer side of life with Balmain today at IconBrands.

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Embrace the finer side of life with Balmain

Embrace the finer side of life with Balmain today at IconBrands.

 

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Top up on power with the Bandit Collection

 Top up on power with the Bandit Collection today at IconBrands.



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