• militarymarketing

    Military Discounts, MilitaryAvenue and YOU!

    Recently we polled our Military Families as to what their favorite part of MilitaryAvenue.com was.  They had a wide list of choices because, quite frankly, we have a lot to offer.  We were very eager to learn what was the most interesting to them. We have our military-family blog, “Our Letters to You“; written by military-families for enjoyment, knowledge and empowerment. Daily we post articles from the Department of Defense, the Commissary, Military OneSource, USAA, and other great resources for our military-families knowledge:  http://militaryavenue.com/ReadingRoom.aspx At each installation we have local information, phone numbers, social media sites, and much much more.  By the way, we are always looking for more local information to…

  • militarymarketing

    Welcome New MilitaryAvenue Partners

    Not a MilitaryAvenue Partner Yet? Join us today! http://www.militaryavenue.com/ListWithUs.aspx As a good business practice, the MilitaryAvenue Team is reviewing some of our standard communications to be sure that we are still at 100%! We just recently updated our “Welcome Letter” from our co-founder, Dale Kissinger, and thought… I bet all of our partners would like to review some of our suggestions. So without further adieu here are some great tips to reaching out to our Military Community! Greetings to our new MilitaryAvenue Partners from the Team at MilitaryAvenue.com! We want to expand upon your Welcome email from our co-founder, Dale Kissinger. We realize your time is valuable! So bookmark this…

  • militarymarketing

    You ARE the expert!

    A question very recently posted on MilitaryAvenue Answers: “Does anyone know anything about the housing on post (Or apartments near post)at Letterkenny Depot in PA? Or the number to the housing office there? Thanks!”(http://www.militaryavenue.com/Answers/AnswersList.aspx?QId=1347) Let’s say you signed up to be a MilitaryAvenue Answers Expert for Letterkenny Depot in Pennsylvania, perhaps as a Real Estate Agent or an apartment manager. You would have received a very short and sweet email letting you know there was someone looking for help in an area you are an expert. This is a potential new customer, an opportunity for *you* to welcome them to the neighborhood. You can leave your answer for them; something…

  • militarymarketing

    The Social Media Really Does Work

    MilitaryAvenue really is the street to connect the military community and your business. Leanne had written an earlier Social Media blog and I wanted to share an example of exactly how they can be used to connect your business with the military community! A great story for a Friday afternoon during a busy week! This sale opportunity started with a question in Answers on MilitaryAvenue.com from a military family relocating to the D.C. area at Bolling AFB. If you are not familiar with the area it can be very intimidating and the spouse asked several questions and one in particular caught my eye. They were in need of some reasonably…

  • militarymarketing

    The Word Keeps Spreading

    Have you heard that MilitaryAvenue.com is sponsoring TWO contests right now for our military users? What does this mean to you as a MilitaryAvenue.com Program Partner? Exposure! As an example, the more military families that sign up for our Military Alerts, means more folks are signed up to receive YOUR military discount in their email box, every month! (So by all means make your coupon count.) Read more about our two monthly-contests at our Military Family Blog: Give a Little–Win an iPod with your Answers Rocking the Avenue — Win an iPod Posted byLeanneonSunday, March 01, 2009Labels:Military Alerts,Military Answers

  • militarymarketing

    MAPP Tip of the Month: MilitaryAvenue Resources

    Are you using all the resources of MilitaryAvenue? One of our goals at MilitaryAvenue.com is to connect the military community with your “outside the gates” business. With that in mind we have multiple ways for you to reach the military community and I want to ensure you are using them all! We have many opportunities for businesses around large military population centers to list ads in multiple locations. We allow three free ads within 100 miles of your office. Are there multiple installations nearby? Have you placed an ad at three of them? Duplicating an ad is easy! Go to Business Partner Log In, log in with your username and…