How It Works - Retailers
AskMIA™ is so easy to manage- upload images, click to toggle ON/OFF, drag & drop, and reply to emails.
1. Preload images of varying discount codes created with your existing (POS) system to offer consumers a surprise checkout discount every time they shop, changed on the fly with one click of the mouse.
2. Embed external web pages such as the retailer’s digital weekly ad flyer, with one click of the mouse.
3. Create real-time flash, daily deal, and clearance sales with the ability to set start & end dates to restrict public visibility.
4. Drag and drop interface to group, hide, edit, delete, and rearrange product images.
5. Information submitted by consumer is emailed to preset recipients, which includes links to images of product barcodes and any other media provided.
6. Click links to download product barcode images submitted by consumer to computer, then scan image using barcode scanner to input data into (POS) system.
7. Download consumer emails, for email marketing.
AskMIA™ Ad Revenue - ROI
The AskMIA™ toolset will drive more loyal customers through your front door, increase profit, and the local advertising opportunities can pay for the service itself!
Local ad spending in the U.S. surpassed $151 billion in 2018.
"Direct mail remains the most popular type of local advertising and accounts for the largest portion, with $38.5 billion of the $151 billion (25.4%) devoted to that purpose."
Prosper & Grow
Offer local businesses exclusive direct advertising opportunities on your AskMIA™ page, and you keep 100% of ad dollars.
1. Generate ROI (i.e. ad dollars can pay for the AskMIA™ service itself)
2. Build B2B relationships (i.e. work with local businesses in your community)
3. Cross-Promotional marketing (i.e. expand reach and drive more customers to your store)
Simply put, ad opportunities will cover your cost of the AskMIA™ service, develop cross-promotional relationships with other local businesses to expand your marketing reach, and AskMIA™ tools will ultimately grow your business! It's a win, win!
1. Displaying Advertiser’s Ad
Simply upload each of your advertiser’s image ad to replace the six placeholder image ads displayed within your AskMIA™ page. Add more advertisers or delete existing ones with a click of the mouse.
Each advertiser’s thumbnail spans full screen as shown below.
2. Collecting Advertiser’s Payment
Simply download the turnkey, customizable, predesigned “Become an Advertising Sponsor!” MAXeSite™ Form template from the Form Gallery to automate each advertiser’s:
Image ad submission
Annual or monthly recurring payments (PayPal – VISA, MasterCard, AMEX)
Your manual requirements are only:
Enter your PayPal email address to collect payments (do it once, 10 secs to complete)
Set annual or monthly ad rate (do it once, 10 secs to complete)
Upload the advertiser’s image ad to your AskMIA™ page (30 secs to complete)
AskMIA™ Licensed Poster
Consumers can access your AskMIA™ web page link from any Internet-enabled device such as a smartphone, tablet, or computer. The public can also scan a uniquewithin a included (choose from five variations, four sizes) that directs to your AskMIA™ URL. Download hi-res QR code and add to other
Find out why retailers and consumers love AskMIA™!AskMIA™ Advantage