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Using Facebook Advertising To Grow Your Membership Numbers

By Ollie Ashbourne / 5th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Facebook Advertising comes with a huge amount of benefits when it comes to creating awareness of your club locally and, ultimately, increasing your membership numbers. If you’re not currently using Facebook Advertising to promote your club, you’re missing out on a big opportunity. An opportunity to stand out from your competition and consistently generate new … Read more Using Facebook Advertising To Grow Your Membership Numbers

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Get more members through remarketing

By Ollie Ashbourne / 29th May 2019 / 0 Comments

Remarketing for gyms & clubs. The competition for new members has never been more fierce. Ensuring that you have a comprehensive and multi-channel marketing strategy in place in order to generate enquiries and stand out from other clubs has never been more important. There are of course lots of ways to market your club, however, … Read more Get more members through remarketing

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What Makes A Great Gym Website?

By Adrian / 19th February 2020 / 1 Comment

Choosing the layout of your gym website can seem intimidating. Once you’ve got past the hurdles of purchasing a domain name and choosing the right platform to build your website on, the real question is what elements should you put front and centre for what is likely to be your customers’ first impression of your … Read more What Makes A Great Gym Website?

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The Future of The Gym Industry

By Ollie Ashbourne / 14th January 2020 / 3 Comments

It’s no secret that members continue to demand more from their clubs. The cold hard truth is that this demand for improvement is here to stay. And, as technology and your competition continue to evolve, your customers’ expectations are only going to become even higher. If you’re going to prosper next year and beyond, you … Read more The Future of The Gym Industry

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Here’s How A “Join Gym Online” Option Will Grow Your Fitness Business

By Adrian / 27th November 2019 / 1 Comment

Having a “join gym online” option for your members is one of the simplest ways that you can instantly grow your fitness business by earning more income and severely reducing your admin and staff costs. Those sound like big promises, but in our 20 years managing gyms and health clubs, nothing shifts the performance of … Read more Here’s How A “Join Gym Online” Option Will Grow Your Fitness Business

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How To Future Proof Your Fitness Business And Keep Up With Your Members’ Demands

By Adrian / 21st November 2019 / 0 Comments

As the owner of a fitness business, it’s no secret that customers are demanding more and more from their services. Whatever your feelings on the matter, the cold hard truth is that this demand is not only here to stay, but it’s only going to increase as the technology and services that consumers use everyday … Read more How To Future Proof Your Fitness Business And Keep Up With Your Members’ Demands

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This Is How You Retain Gym Members In 18 Simple Steps

By Adrian / 13th November 2019 / 0 Comments

Having a strategy in place to retain gym members is the only true way to keep your fitness business healthy and growing. On average it can cost 7x more to convert a new member than to retain existing gym members. Focusing on accumulating new members instead of aiming to retain your current gym members is … Read more This Is How You Retain Gym Members In 18 Simple Steps

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Does SMS Marketing Actually Work?

By Adrian / 2nd November 2019 / 0 Comments

It can always be tempting to assume that your customers are on the cutting edge of technology. Everyone seems to be using Snapchat, Instagram and Whatsapp, so it must stand that these are the channels that most customers want to be contacted by when it comes to your marketing. But as the saying goes “the … Read more Does SMS Marketing Actually Work?

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How To Use Prospect Management To Grow Your Fitness Business

By Adrian / 2nd November 2019 / 0 Comments

Why Is Prospect Management So Important? Back in the 1950’s, the average customer needed to come into contact with your brand or product 5 times before they were likely to buy. These kind of interactions with your customer are known as “hits”. These days, it’s as high as 12 hits before a customer will consider … Read more How To Use Prospect Management To Grow Your Fitness Business

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Why Your Gym Needs To Offer Members A Fitness App

By Adrian / 31st October 2019 / 0 Comments

Do you know how much it costs to develop a fitness app from scratch? The cost of a fitness app ranges from between £3,500 – £8,000, which is highly dependant on the features you want in the app, and that’s just a low range estimate. Now of course, that’s a high price and as an … Read more Why Your Gym Needs To Offer Members A Fitness App

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7 Features A Gym Needs From Membership Management Software

By Adrian / 24th October 2019 / 0 Comments

There are 7 key features that are integral to the membership management software required of a modern health and fitness club. Your members expect a lot from you and you need to be sure that you can deliver those expectations and the service that a modern club member demands. So before you begin signing up … Read more 7 Features A Gym Needs From Membership Management Software

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How To Improve Your Health Club Member Retention With Direct Debits

By Adrian / 24th October 2019 / 1 Comment

When it comes to setting up a new payment collection system, it’s easy to come to the conclusion that its more hassle than it’s worth. It’s too complicated. It might drive loyal members away. I don’t mind collecting the money each month. My system works fine as it is. On the face of it, those … Read more How To Improve Your Health Club Member Retention With Direct Debits

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