Business Idea Center: Advertising

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Ad Agency

Use your creativity to come up with knock-out ad campaigns for clients.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Ads-That-Work-Book

Put your advertising and marketing specialties to work for you!
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? No

Advertising Broker

Use your sales skills to mediate between ad agencies and content providers.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? No

Advertising Clipping Service

Keep track of advertising competition for other businesses.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Aerial Photography

Take your love of flying and photography to new heights with an aerial photography business.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? No

Bench Advertising

Don't just sit around. Put your advertising sales skills to work.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Billboards

Take advertising to the great outdoors by renting space on highly visible billboards.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Bulletin Board Service

Help spread the word about local businesses and events by posting fliers on bulletin boards.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

Direct-Mail Service

Help businesses get their message across by providing a direct-mail service.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Elevator Advertising

Sell advertising space that will reach a captive audience.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Garage and Estate Sale Promoter

Help clients promote their garage and estate sales.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

Hoarding Advertising Service

Sell advertising along the fencing that protects construction sites.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Human Billboards

Make money off of this innovative advertising technique.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Independent Listing Agent

If you have telemarketing skills, here's a low-cost business venture that calls prospective home buyers.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

Indoor and Outdoor Specialty Advertising

Have an eye for great places to advertise? Hook clients up with great outdoor advertising.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Internet Marketing Consultant

Are you an online marketing whiz? Help others plan their campaigns.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Litter Cans

You can clean up with a business selling advertising space on litter and recycling cans placed in highly trafficked areas.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

Magnetic Signs

Want your success to stick? Try magnetic signs.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

On-Hold Promotional Messages

Help add another weapon to a company's marketing arsenal with on-hold promotional messages.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Online Advertising Agency

Create a website that helps visitors determine the right type of advertising for them.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? No

Online Advertising Consultant

Help businesses advertise their websites on and offline.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Promotional Buttons

Use design and craft skills to make promotional buttons for clients.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Promotional Products

Create cool promotional products for companies to give away.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Promotional Wear

From hats to golf shirts, promotional wear continues to be popular with businesses.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Public Relations

Got a nose for the news? Turn your media savvy into a PR business.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $50,000 - $100,000
Franchises Available? No

Public Relations Agency

Don't settle for just doing PR for companies--start your own agency.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Seminar Promoter

Make sure seminars get the attendance they deserve by promoting them.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? No

Small-Business Advertising Agency

Create cost-effective advertising campaigns for small businesses without big budgets.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes

T-Shirts in a Can

Capitalize on the novelty factor by designing T-shirts in a can for gifts, retail or wholesale.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Transit Advertising

The profits will roll in when you start operating and marketing a transit advertising program.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes

Window Displays

Use your flair for design to attract shoppers.
Category: Advertising
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Franchises Available? Yes

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