As the only way we can currently connect is through a screen, the pandemic has underlined the importance of an effective online presence.
Cheltenham BID Newsletter Issue 45 - February 2021
Another month in lockdown
As the only way we can currently connect is through a screen, the pandemic has underlined the importance of an effective online presence for businesses. We focus on how you can use social media to your advantage in this month’s newsletter.
A Tribute to Kevan Blackadder
Thank you to everyone who has shared such kind words about the passing of Kevan Blackadder. We are immensely saddened by the sudden loss of such a great director, colleague and friend. Read more.
Boost sales with free access to Maybe*
Cheltenham BID are working with Marketing Cheltenham and Cheltenham Borough Council to offer businesses FREE membership to Maybe*, a market-leading engagement platform that helps organisations use social media to increase customer engagement, footfall and sales. Read more.
From travel and parking to cheaper glasses and energy costs, the BID has negotiated some fantastic savings for BID businesses and their employees. See the full list here.
BID Business of the Month- WoodKraft
Adapting quickly to each change in restrictions, WoodKraft has evolved to offer a takeaway service and WoodKraft At Home meal boxes, the latter of which can be delivered nationwide. Read more.
Something extra... • Cheltenham BID remains willing and able to promote BID businesses across its Our Chelt consumer channels during these challenging times. Please email email@example.com with content ideas.
• How is your digital health? As a BID business, we are asking you to complete a digital confidence survey so we can identify areas where businesses feel they need help and then source relevant and tailor-made training. Read more.
• Listing your business on Google Maps is a simple way to attract new customers. Google Digital Garage is running online webinars on creating a listing and their top optimisation tips. Read more.