Setting up a new  business can be very expensive, then when you add on the costs of marketing, your cash flow can soon be in the red. Here are some great free marketing tools that will help you get your marketing up and running.

Social Media

There are a number of platforms to help you manage your accounts but they can be expensive. Buffer offers a free version where you can mange 3 accounts and schedule up to 10 posts. You can manage and customise each post for each platform here to. Find out More


If your data base is less than 500 then the free plan on Mail Chimp will be perfect for you. You will be able to build really effective email campaigns and send them directly with access to some basic analytics to. Find out more here


For every new business Google offer £400 credit when your spend £400. They also provide a lite version through Google My Business that will be easier to set up for beginners too. Find out more

LinkedIn Ads

If you are mainly B2B LinkedIn will be one of the most effective platforms for you to build connections and establish your brand. Posting from both your own profile and your company page are important and this free £50 ad spend will help you to promote your business to a wider audience. Find out more

Business Card App

If you are looking to build your connections online, the Haystack App will automatically reply to any new contacts enabling them to add your contacts with ease and providing you with a tool that provides seamless communication. Find out more

90 Day Workshop

Free 3-hour workshop giving advice to SME’s. Over the course, you will learn real skills to help you market, support and grow your business. You will learn what you can do, what not to do and what you can develop over time. Find out more here