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#29091 - 09/08/03 11:46 AM Advertising for commercial work
JoeBart Offline

Registered: 10/20/02
Posts: 10
Loc: Somerset, NJ, USA
Hi All:
I am looking for more commercial work. Is there an advertising vehicle that you have used that you found to be successful? I know word of mouth is the best and is all I have been using for the last 10 years.... As always your help is most apreciated!!

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#29092 - 09/08/03 12:31 PM Re: Advertising for commercial work
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Registered: 04/03/02
Posts: 6792
Loc: Brick, NJ USA
In a one word answer: NO
Yellow Pages & flyer handout's didn't do a thing. Association (Italian American, Knights, Elks, etc) didn't do anything.
Hand delivering color flyers to the strip malls and car dealers didn't get a response.

Good old referals are the best!!

Keep them happy, that's the best advertising!


#29093 - 09/09/03 05:49 PM Re: Advertising for commercial work
Jim M Offline

Registered: 08/10/01
Posts: 453
Loc: Chestertown, MD, USA
You could try to register with the blue book. This is like a Sweets directory listing.

I added my company several years ago and got a few calls from there. Some were seeing if I was bidding so and so or for service calls.

I believe the address is

I think the Thomas register is similar.


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