Marketing Friday: Get more clients for your virtual assistant business

Here are five ideas which you can work on today – Marketing Friday – to get more business next week!

  • Write a blog for your site.  Remember don’t use a free blogging tool which is hosted externally – in order for the SEO benefits the blog needs to be hosted on your site.
  • Link into (and from!) complimentary sites (accountants, business services, industry organisations, your clients, business advice etc).  Google likes relevant site links.  Beware of link farms with non-relevant links, you’ll get penalised if you are listed on these!  SVA offers free website listings to approved members –check your latest newsletter email for the link.
  • Register for free with directories like, Thompsons, SVA etc.
  • Create strategic partnerships with people targeting similar markets to you (e.g. if you are targeting small businesses try and link with an accountant or printer to double your contacts).
  • Visit trade fairs / new business events.

About Caroline

Co-founder of Society Of Virtual Assistants and owner of Virtually Sorted. Caroline lives in Glasgow and enjoys the virtual lifestyle allowing her the flexibility to wear jeans to the office every day! In 2014 Caroline was shortlisted as in the UK's Top 10 Digital/Tech Bloggers at the UK Blog Awards. Not bad for a non-techie!
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One Response to Marketing Friday: Get more clients for your virtual assistant business

  1. Kerry Field says:

    Thank you Caroline, I did actually create a blog finally on my website yesterday – spooky!

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