Are you a business interested in growing?
Sophia’s Diary (www.sophias-diary.com) is a one-stop website that specialises in promoting children’s (and Family) activities and services around Enfield and Barnet. We advertise children’s groups and classes, places to go, relevant community news and local events. Information is tailored, up-to date and easily accessible for local parents. We want parents to find reputable and local contacts for anything they need from the useful services section. This promotes local businesses from various different sectors
Sophia’s Diary users can gain information from the following channels:
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/sophiasdiary
Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/333542977008848/
Sophia’s Diary Aims:
Raise the profile of the businesses that join Sophia’s Diary, amongst local parents in Enfield and Barnet
Help the businesses that join Sophia’s Diary gain new clients
To be the number one local website to visit when parents are looking for something for their children
Create a community between the businesses that join Sophia’s Diary and our users
Develop positive relationships and strategic alliances amongst the business on Sophia’s Diary
Why Join Sophia’s Diary? What are the benefits?
Sophia’s Diary actively communicates with users regularly. Social media posts are scheduled every day and users can sign up to receive emails. This has been an effective way of establishing relationships with users and gaining site traffic. We also respond and communicate any changes, updates and achievements from our businesses too. We have created a community amongst thousands of local people. Your business can gain greater exposure from your target market via the website and social media following. We tailor posts and content for the local area, and provide live updates about what our businesses are doing
Networking Opportunities – there is opportunity to meet, work and network with the other businesses on the website. Most of these businesses have a similar target market. The businesses are added to a Closed Facebook Group and invited to social events (This is not included in Package 1) · Sophia’s Diary has promotional materials in numerous venues and establishments in the local area · Sophia’s Diary is listed on other websites and directories
Sophia’s Diary exhibits at local events where your target market will potentially attend. Face to Face interaction will be gained amongst thousands of visitors
It is a great intermediary between parents and local business that work with children
We are the only independent business in Enfield that specialises in promoting activities and services for young children
To be exposed and gain more engagement with a target audience of local parents
Sophia’s Diary is an independent business owned by a local mum that understands your target market. You will gain friendly, personal and professional advice from someone with a Marketing Degree and that has worked in Advertising
We have links and work with local nurseries, schools and business organisations
This is a growing community, with new users and businesses joining each week. Sophia’s Diary grew organically in the first year
Packages and Prices
Package 1 – A Listing and Social Media Introduction on Sophia’s Diary
A Listing on Sophia’s Diary under the relevant section on the website, and in the A-Z list of Sophia’s Diary Businesses
A Social Media Introduction on Sophia’s Diary
Invitation to a closed Facebook Business group and a mailing list to be updated with business news and information
The ability to promote your business in the Facebook Group once a week (facebook.com/groups/333542977008848)
.Cost: £50 for 12 months
Package 2 – A Listing , Social Media Posts, Event Invitations
Everything in Package 1
Social media posts so users are reminded of your business
Invitations to Sophia’s Diary social and informal networking events
Recommendations on social media if somebody is looking for your services
20% off being an exhibitor at Claire Wood Event Management events (The scheduled events are currently organised in Enfield Town, and appealing to families. Please take a look http://www.clairewoodevents.co.uk/)
A free month of advertising if another business joins Sophia’s Diary based on your recommendation (when you renew your contract)
Cost: £10 per month There is a minimum term of 6 months.
Package 3 – An Advert on Sophia’s Diary Home Page
An advert will be placed on the Home Page. The majority of users land on this page. Users will be directed to your listing when they click on the advert
- Everything on Package 1 and 2
Cost: £50 per month. There is a minimum term of 3 months.
Package 4: An advert on the Sophia’s Diary Enfield Groups and Classes Page
An advert at the top of the Sophia’s Diary Enfield Groups and Classes page. This is the second most used page on website, after the homepage
Everything on Packages 1 and 2
Cost: £40 per month. There is a minimum term of 3 months.
Package 5 – Sponsoring Sophia’s Diary
About this Package: · A 300 x 200 mm Advert will appear on the website header · Acknowledgment that your business is the official Sponsor · Your logo will appear on all new marketing material Sophia’s Diary produces (e.g. blog, newsletter, leaflets and the Sophia’s Diary business information and welcome pack). This is huge exposure for businesses that want to reach Enfield and Barnet mums.
Cost: £100 per month
(A standing order of £100 per month must be set up within 5 days of joining Sophia’s Diary. There is a minimum term of 12 months. 4 weeks written notice must be given when you would like to terminate your term)
‘Personally I would like to thank you for providing me with more customers, by actively liking and sharing my posts and also welcoming me into the Sophia’s Diary Community’ (ABC, 1, 2 Please)
“Sophia’s diary is certainly amazing. Teddy Tastic has been with them from the beginning & would highly recommend!”
‘It really is the best site, Little Wings loves working with Sophia’s Diary’
“Sophia’s Diary is fantastic and offers a great service. Highly recommended’
Terms and conditions:
Changes to services, products and the discount card offer must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The full amount for the term must be paid
No refunds provided.