Have set hours and stick to them
Advertise all year round
Locals discount or loyalty programs
Regular sales/special days (ie: Taco Tuesday, 10% rack every Sunday, etc)
Use social media. Facebook and Instagram for sure. Add others if they work for your business.
Host your own events (example: National Coffee Day party)
Participate in Downtown events and fly the Event Flag. Don't have one? Contact us.
Team up with other Downtown Businesses to cross promote
Be a Downtown Ambassador. Learn about your neighbors so you can answer questions and encourage your patrons to continue their adventure Downtown Ludington. Teamwork!