When you have a business or even just starting to have one, a marketing plan is important to get your business reach as many people as possible. Not just any people, but they have to be your target market. A marketing plan will help you stay on the rail with purpose and keep you from just play it by ear. With a plan, a group can easily stick to the plan to make it successful. It is easier now to write one, with 3 apps available, even when you are on the go.
Marketing Plan Premier
The 10-dollar iPad app is a tool for those who do not even have any idea how to start to write a marketing plan. You get to fill up the blanks as you are guided on what to think next. The app helps you think and “forces” you to think and realize what else you can do better. With all the answers that you gave, the Marketing Plan Premier gives you a ready executive summary with all your answers inserted in all the right places. It also has a mini-marketing text book for you to learn from. Written by a PhD professor who’s got over 20 years of academic and professional experience who believes that any business has solution for a specific problem. You can export the Word document by email or send it through Dropbox. Not being able to have a marketing plan is not a reason to hold that solution from the consumer.
Marketing Plan App
With Marketing Plan App, you can run it on iOS or Android and can be used on smaller screens. The app can help you starting from the vision statement, helps you through the marketing analysis and budget. This app is for people who do not need much of guidance but you will be able to produce the same result in lesser time. It is less than $10 and can be produced as a PDF or Word document which you can email or print directly from your device.
MarketMyBiz came from the government of Australia and is free. It is designed for iPad and Android tablets. The range may not be as wide as the Marketing Plan App but it has a special section where it helps you discover weaknesses and help you also to address each them. The result can be printed from the device or you can email it as PDF.
Not knowing how to make a marketing plan is not a reason for you to stop your dreamed business. Now, there are apps that can help you create a marketing plan which will enable you to see the whole picture up to the minutest detail.