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Dec 14

5 Ways to Support a Local Business from Home

Posted on December 14, 2020 at 12:21 PM by Darren Huppert

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1. Engage with them and give them shout outs on social media. Show your love for local by following and liking your favorite local businesses online. Some businesses even offer exclusive specials on social media or list pictures and information about their products for you to see what you can order for curbside pickup or delivery.

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2. Leave them a positive review. Leaving a review on Google, Yelp, Facebook or other platforms can help sway others to visit or purchase from a local business.

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3. Sign up for their newsletter. Show your favorite local businesses that you are listening to them. Subscribing to their digital or print newsletters helps them communicate what products they have or specials that may interest you.
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4. Order directly from their website. We all know shopping online is one of the most convenient ways to shop these days. Order directly from a local business’ website so they benefit 100% from the transaction.
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5. Tell your friends and family why you love the business. Have you tried a restaurant, service or retailer because you heard about it from someone you know? Support your favorite local businesses by telling others about them.
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