Celebrating 10 years of Creative Leicestershire

Did you know we’ve been here 10 years? In celebration of the last decade we are introducing a new blog, our Creative Leicestershire film and we’ve put together a selection of case studies from the wealth of creative talent we’ve had the pleasure of working with since we began.

Creative leicestershire is ten : featuring Rob Gee

Engage With Your Local Community

Marketing Yourself: Part Three

Throughout these blogs I’m going to look at everything from publicity stunts to search engine optimisation to brand collaboration. But let’s start with the basics – community engagement.

It sounds obvious but start on your doorstep. Get involved with local markets, fairs, businesses and festivals. If you’re an artist, exhibit your artwork in a cafe. If you’re a photographer, offer to cover a local music festival for free– you’ll have something for your website/ portfolio and something to sell to all those taking part. Build a local clientele. We’ve talked endlessly about networking in this blog…

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