Business Idea Center
Advertising - Industries

Ad Agency

Use your creativity to come up with knock-out ad campaigns for clients.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Advertising Broker

Use your sales skills to mediate between ad agencies and content providers.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes

Advertising Clipping Service

Keep track of advertising competition for other businesses.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Aerial Photography

Take your love of flying and photography to new heights with an aerial photography business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Bench Advertising

Don't just sit around. Put your advertising sales skills to work.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Billboards

Take advertising to the great outdoors by renting space on highly visible billboards.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Bulletin Board Service

Help spread the word about local businesses and events by posting fliers on bulletin boards.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Copywriter

Have a way with words? Start a copywriting business.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Direct-Mail Service

Help businesses get their message across by providing a direct-mail service.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Elevator Advertising

Sell advertising space that will reach a captive audience.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Exterminator/Pest Control Expert

When roaches, mice and ants appear, who ya gonna call?
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes

Garage and Estate Sale Promoter

Help clients promote their garage and estate sales.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Hoarding Advertising Service

Sell advertising along the fencing that protects construction sites.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Human Billboards

Make money off of this innovative advertising technique.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Independent Listing Agent

If you have telemarketing skills, here's a low-cost business venture that calls prospective home buyers.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No