Lawn Care Business Forum Lawn Care Business Book Lawn Care Business Blog Lawn Care Software
Home Forum Contract & Flyer Templates Blog Software Videos Podcast Calculators / Estimators Store Mower Review Design It Yourself Lawn Business School

Go Back   GopherHaul Landscaping & Lawn Care Business Marketing Forum > Business > Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review!

Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! Lawn Care Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Discussion.

Giving Gift Cards Out


Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review!

Lawn Care Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Discussion.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 01-09-2008, 06:45 PM
landonkade's Avatar
landonkade landonkade is offline
Matt
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: alabama
Age: 34
Posts: 447
Rep Power: 10
landonkade
Default

I had thought about something, but i dont knwo if it has already been discused of not.

What about $25 gift cards to restraunts(TGIF, Longhorns, Outback, Steak Houses, and more) when friends, family or current clients refer you to new customers on a years term. that way its a way of saying "thank you" and free food to them<**- cant turn down free food,lol

Also i thought about having the business name advertised on the gift card, i am not sure if that can be done or not, it would be another way to get the name out,,, any suggestions

new customer , on a years term would be if done bi-weekly($1,080) or which ever way... your expense would be $25


didnt know if this would be a good idea or not if so what would be a good way to market this on myspace or any other marketing ways?

i had posted this in another thread, so i had deleted it



Reply With Quote

Stop guess-timating. Learn how to estimate and make money! $$$
Mow Time Estimator Lawn Care Price Estimator Mulch and Topsoil Calculator Snow Plow Estimate Calculator


  #2  
Old 01-09-2008, 07:48 PM
landonkade's Avatar
landonkade landonkade is offline
Matt
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: alabama
Age: 34
Posts: 447
Rep Power: 10
landonkade
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
all these views and no reply......

come on i know there is smart people in here,lol
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-09-2008, 09:58 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,948
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Matt,

I think you got some good ideas there.

Did you happen to see this postcard that Bob from Plan-It Graphics sent out? Also check out this post.

http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum....t=6677;

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]Also i thought about having the business name advertised on the gift card, i am not sure if that can be done or not, it would be another way to get the name out,,, any suggestions
Can you tell us more about what you were thinking on this?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-09-2008, 10:07 PM
landonkade's Avatar
landonkade landonkade is offline
Matt
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: alabama
Age: 34
Posts: 447
Rep Power: 10
landonkade
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] (Team Gopher @ Jan. 09 2008,10:58)]Matt,

I think you got some good ideas there.

Did you happen to see this postcard that Bob from Plan-It Graphics sent out? Also check out this post.

http://www.gophergraphics.com/forum....t=6677;

Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]Also i thought about having the business name advertised on the gift card, i am not sure if that can be done or not, it would be another way to get the name out,,, any suggestions
Can you tell us more about what you were thinking on this?
yeah i probaly need ot see about getting those, what is the pricing for something like that...
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 01-10-2008, 01:44 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,948
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

I wrote to Bob at Plan-It Graphics to see if he can give you a quote or you can write him here. customerservice@plan-itgraphics.com
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 01-11-2008, 03:09 PM
Plan-It Graphics's Avatar
Plan-It Graphics Plan-It Graphics is offline
Bob
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 130
Rep Power: 10
Plan-It Graphics is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

The ones above are more expensive, because I have to use a diffrent printer than I normally use. The design fee would be $150 plus printing. 500 @ $265 1000 @$320 This includes the the perforation.

If you want a less expensive idea, below is basically the same concept, done on a 4x6 postcard, however i cannot get the perforation on these. Thats why is says "CUT along dotted line." You can however find a local printing company, and if they have a perforating machine you could have them do it for you. I had a customer do this before.

As with all of my designs, they are only to give you ideas. If instead of the money or visa git cards, you wanted to give Home Depot gift cards, I can design the postcards to show that.

Bob






__________________
Lawn Care Designs and Printing. Postcards, Door Hangers, Brochures, Business Cards, and Logos. Or anything else you might need!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Forum Jump

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
help with sole...
greenbuds
03-24-2016 12:21 PM
Today 12:20 PM
by Wolf4dk
3 9,396
Whats up??
Cpadgett
Today 10:57 AM
Today 10:57 AM
by Cpadgett
0 16
To mow weekly or Biweekly
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-11-2016 04:09 PM
Yesterday 04:45 PM
by lawngawd7
9 303
Help a Brother Out -...
Hedgemaster
01-23-2012 04:19 PM
Yesterday 04:34 PM
by Crossett73
91 33,684
Hello from Alabama
pruzilla
05-25-2016 01:20 PM
Yesterday 08:14 AM
by pruzilla
2 52
Hello from Centreville!
Daveylawns
05-23-2016 09:04 AM
05-24-2016 04:08 PM
by Steve
1 70
Laying new grass, Sod...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-23-2016 10:07 AM
05-23-2016 08:41 PM
by Steve
1 58
I need some aeration...
rootytalbot
08-14-2015 12:32 PM
05-23-2016 09:06 AM
by Daveylawns
10 3,769
Prolin
rmccutchan
05-21-2016 04:53 PM
05-21-2016 06:36 PM
by rmccutchan
2 75
Upgraded to a new mower
Stevenor92
05-17-2016 08:17 PM
05-20-2016 07:08 PM
by Stevenor92
8 203
Intro
LaraRahmani
05-18-2016 02:54 PM
05-19-2016 02:43 PM
by Steve
2 109
Best Push Mower You Have...
markty
05-14-2016 03:46 PM
05-18-2016 07:34 PM
by Stevenor92
4 183
New mower!!!!
Stevenor92
05-18-2016 03:46 AM
05-18-2016 06:39 PM
by Stevenor92
2 114
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
05-18-2016 02:59 PM
by LaraRahmani
1,249 434,784
Stupid idea?
hopolb33
05-13-2016 11:25 AM
05-16-2016 11:22 AM
by Steve
1 157
Planting SKYBOUND CEDARS
FrankieeLawnz
05-13-2016 03:59 PM
05-16-2016 11:21 AM
by Steve
1 140
Edging Fad...
Tree geek
05-10-2016 11:29 PM
05-15-2016 11:12 PM
by Tree geek
2 187
Business Overload
Chilehead
05-06-2016 09:27 PM
05-13-2016 11:15 AM
by Steve
11 386
Hello from great state...
Cel1980
05-11-2016 09:00 AM
05-13-2016 11:07 AM
by Steve
2 158
Did this job free to...
JJand M Lawncare
05-02-2016 02:33 PM
05-11-2016 03:54 PM
by JJand M Lawncare
10 425
How to tell Cust. to...
GeeGood
04-09-2008 09:55 PM
05-09-2016 07:08 PM
by JJand M Lawncare
16 5,521
Echo SRM 230 trouble.
Jack Rabbit
05-08-2016 06:16 PM
05-08-2016 11:22 PM
by Just for Cuts
1 152
Toro ZTR Issues
rsanchez1203
05-06-2016 09:27 PM
05-07-2016 10:26 AM
by Steve
2 174
Correct way to quote a...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-02-2016 11:52 AM
05-03-2016 10:59 AM
by Steve
1 293
Having an issue with...
Mr. Mow
04-27-2016 03:58 PM
04-28-2016 05:04 AM
by Sprinkler Buddy
2 295
» Popular Tags
advertising become an entrepreneur best mower be your own boss break business education business help business management contractor hacks deck lift dethatcher edging entrepreneur entrepreneur education estimates free lawn care fuel problems fuel pump half moon blade hydro increase customers jjandm lawncare landscape landscape design landscaping landscaping design company landscaping richmond va landscping lawncare lawn mowing lawnservice lowering grade marketing mulch new business planting plowing raising grade residential lawn care richmond va richmond virginia lawn care roundup safety scag snowblower snow plowing snow shovel solo solo backpack sprayer start a business start a lawn care business start business start up swzt toro timecutter tree tree pics tree service video walk behind what to charge work from home
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:16 PM.


(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:16 PM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy