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Digital Marketing Support

A sector support programme helping you take experiences, content and interactions straight to the consumer

Business Growth through digital support

Having an online presence nowadays is a must-have especially if you are in the hospitality & leisure, retail or tourism sectors.

Through experienced practitioners and the peer network, this programme will develop your digital marketing skills, promote your business effectively online and help you grow your business.

We understand the demands of running a business in these sectors and the benefits of peer networking so have designed this programme specifically around groups of businesses from the same sector.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this programme uses a dedicated support platform so you will need internet access. Support will be in the form of virtual meetings, emails and telephone calls.

Tailored peer group advice

Take advantage of the technical know-how and skills of digital marketing specialists through this programme. They will focus on improving performance through tailored advice based on your business goals and aspirations. Together with the wider support provided through the Business Gateway you will receive a structured programme of support, free of charge.

The sectors supported through this programme are:

  • Retail
  • Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality
  • Food and Drink Manufacturing
  • Creative Businesses

How will this help my business?


Free access to expert digital marketing consultancy

With consultancy rates typically £90 per hour or more, this is a huge advantage for your business to gain valuable skills and knowledge from expert practioners


A structured plan of support

A structured three month plan to improve your website and digital marketing performance, specifically tailored to Retail, Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality businesses


Peer networking

Peer networking with other businesses in your sector can be invaluable. Learning from the experience of others, making connections and sharing your challenges is one of the most powerful ways to develop and grow your business.


What is the commitment from me?

You must commit to being able to attend a two-hour video call once a fortnight and to undertaking the task set each month. Typically, this will need 2-3 hours of your time each month. The groups will run from June 21 to March 22.