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Augusta Free Press: Your local marketing specialists

Augusta Free Press brings your ideas on marketing and what you want and need to do to reach customers and clients to reality.


Need a new business website? Hire AFP

Augusta Free Press has built more than 1,000 websites for clients across the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia.


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Sponsor Augusta Free Press ACC Tournament coverage from NYC

Augusta Free Press is NYC-bound! Join us in Brooklyn for the 2017 ACC Tournament. Your business can be a part of the action starting at $100.


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Small business owners: Join the mobile app revolution

Can a mobile app benefit your small business? Definitely. But the more important question is: can your small business afford to develop an app?


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What Augusta Free Press Can Do For You: Wayne Theatre

The Wayne Theatre opened its doors in March 2016, but its marketing relationship with Augusta Free Press goes back well further than that.


New Myers Corner website online: Produced by Augusta Free Press

The Myers Corner development in Augusta County has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press.


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Advertise on Augusta Free Press now through March 31 for $500 flat

Our readership continues to grow on Augusta Free Press, and we want your business to feel that love.


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Advertise on Augusta Free Press through March 31 for $500 flat

More than half off your ad on AugustaFreePress.com: $500 for advertising through March 31, 2017.


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Four WordPress plugins that could supercharge your business site overnight

Building a site that actually makes money seems like a daunting feat, doesn’t it? Regardless, savvy entrepreneurs are making it happen day after day.


Cry bias all you want: We’ll keep calling it the way we see it

A small segment of readers seems to think posting comments to the effect that AFP is “biased” in its reporting might shame the editors into silence.


Building the Machine: Marketing on a Budget

You don’t have money for TV, radio, big newspaper ads, but you still need to get in front of customers and potential clients. But how?


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Building the Machine: Social Media Marketing After Facebook

Augusta Free Press explores social media marketing and offers our tips for success in this week’s Building the Machine class.


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Building the Machine: Mobile Websites 101

The AFP Building the Machine marketing class series continues with editor Chris Graham presenting Mobile Websites 101.


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Staunton Public Library offers free access to online design tutorials

Are you a graphic designer trying to stay well versed in your design software? Want to learn web design? Trying to improve your skills in Microsoft Excel or PowerPoint? Want to learn how to better market your business online?


Augusta Free Press publishes new Y Magazine for Waynesboro YMCA

The latest edition of the Y Magazine, a full-color print magazine featuring information about programs and events at the Waynesboro YMCA, has been published by Augusta Free Press.


Augusta Free Press Fall Marketing Classes Announced: Register now

Join Augusta Free Press at the Power Hour at Panera Bread in Waynesboro for our series of one-hour business classes.


Take stock: How are the fundamentals of your business, marketing?

We’re all on edge right now because the stock market is going through a correction, and who needs volatility at a time when it was just starting to seem like things were getting back on track, right?


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The secret to getting new business

Aren’t we all looking for the secret to getting new business – new customers, new clients? I can let you in on the secret. You’re not going to like it. It involves work – hard work, and smart work.


AFP has ‘commitment to their clients’

Chris Richmond/Fishburne Military School: “Chris and Crystal have been truly wonderful to work with. Their commitment to their clients, their expertise in the field and their common sense approach to marketing, advertising and communications made them an ideal fit for our needs. They didn’t try to dazzle us with a string of ad buzz words or hyperbole. They met with us, got to know our needs, learned everything they could about our organization and then set to work helping us promote our school.”


New issue of Y Magazine on the streets: Produced by Augusta Free Press

The Summer issue of the Y Magazine, which highlights fitness, child-development and senior programs and activities at the Waynesboro YMCA, is available for pickup at the Y and will be mailed to members in Waynesboro and Augusta County in the coming days.


Valley Pool & Spa has new website built by Augusta Free Press

Valley Pool & Spa has a new website designed and powered by Augusta Free Press. The new site, online at www.ValleyPool.com, features information on in-ground pools, above-ground pools, spas and related products and services from Valley Pool & Spa, which was founded in 1960 and has locations in Waynesboro, Staunton and Harrisonburg.


Accepting placements for March/April Augusta Free Press: The Magazine

Augusta Free Press: The Magazine is now accepting placements for our March/April 2015 issue. The full-color magazine offers news with an emphasis on marketing, politics, community, entertainment and more.


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No marketing department? You can afford it!

Don’t have an in-house marketing department? Contract with Augusta Free Press for your marketing needs. We have been handling marketing for area companies for more than a decade, and our regional expertise is unmatched.


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Advertising 101: Exploiting the Information Gap

You are setting up advertising for your business. Seems simple. You have a budget, and you know what you need. TV, radio, print, maybe some Facebook and Google.


Valley Program for Aging Services debuts new website designed by Auguta Free Press

Valley Program for Aging Services has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press highlighting its array of senior services in the Shenandoah Valley.


FanZone online with new website designed by Augusta Free Press

FanZone opened its doors in Waynesboro in August to begin selling logo apparel for sports teams at UVA, Virginia Tech, UNC, JMU and West Virginia.


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Small businesses will need to rethink Facebook strategy

The change with Facebook that has been slowly coming for the past two years will solidify in January with the virtual end of so-called organic reach for business messages.


Augusta Free Press launches new website for Staunton CPA Kris McMackin

Staunton CPA Kris McMackin has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press. The new site highlights the small business services offered by Kris McMackin CPA PC, including monthly bookkeeping, payroll, tax preparation and QuickBooks consulting and training.


Augusta Free Press produces video for Fishburne Military School

Augusta Free Press produced a web video for Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro featuring the school’s Annual Blessing of the Colors at a special event on campus in Waynesboro, Va., on Sept. 17, 2014


Augusta Free Press produces informational video for Waynesboro Downtown Development Inc.

Augusta Free Press has produced an informational video for Waynesboro Downtown Development Inc. promoting a WDDI effort to locate an informational kiosk in the heart of the downtown business district.


Augusta Free Press debuts new website for EGS & Associates

EGS & Associates in Staunton, Va., has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press.


Augusta Free Press redesigns website for Waynesboro YMCA

The Waynesboro YMCA has a brand new website with a project completed by Augusta Free Press. AFP worked with Y staff to review websites for YMCAs across the country to get a sense of the best design features currently on the market, then worked to incorporate the best design and functionality features of the top websites into the new design for the Waynesboro Y.


Augusta Free Press launches new website for Barren Ridge Vineyards

Barren Ridge Vineyards has a new website with a project led by Augusta Free Press. The website award-winning vineyards features information on the wine offerings, allows customers to purchase their favorite Barren Ridge wines online, and also provides details on upcoming events.


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Feeling entrepreneurial? Better think through your marketing

Whatever your business ideas may be, you need to remember to pay attention to the market for what you are hoping to be able to offer, and along with that the marketing.


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Marketing 101: Horse, then cart, not the other way around

The most clever of clever campaigns from the maddest of marketing mad men can’t paper over deficiencies that may be existing in your current operations. The horse, in other words, needs to go before the cart, or you’re throwing your marketing dollars away.


Augusta Free Press launches new website for Fishburne Military School alumni

The Fishburne Military School Office of Alumni Affairs has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press.


Augusta Free Press debuts new e-news newsletter for Vector Industries

Augusta Free Press has produced the debut edition of The Compass, the new quarterly newsletter for Vector Industries in Waynesboro, Virginia.


Augusta Free Press launches new website for Stories with a Twist

Storyteller and author Barb Lawson has a new website through the work of Augusta Free Press.


Augusta Free Press redesigns website for Hermitage Hill Farm & Stables

Hermitage Hill Farm & Stables, a premier wedding and corporate event location in Augusta County, Virginia, has a new look to its website with an assist from Augusta Free Press.


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VMI names Jamie Severns associate director of athletics for external relation

Jamie Severns has been named Associate Director of Athletics for External Relations, Virginia Military Institute Athletics Director Dr. Dave Diles has announced.