We know it’s been a tough few months for small businesses, but we have some great news, the Online Trading Voucher scheme is now open to all owners of small businesses.
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Any business that employs less than 10 people can now apply for the Online Trading Voucher through their Local Enterprise Office, ORH Marketing will help with the process every step of the way. This voucher scheme is to help you respond positively to the Covid-19 pandemic by helping increase your revenue online.
What Does This Mean?
For €277 you can have almost 3k worth of digital e-commerce support. We will work with you to build your business an e-commerce site or increase traffic and conversion on your existing site, simply email us, we’ll set up a call discuss what you need, send the application and the next steps. We have 5 packages to choose from, including website design, video work and photography, increasing your Google rankings and social media presence.
At ORH Marketing, we’ve worked with some of the biggest companies in the most competitive markets, nationally and internationally. And during this time of crisis, we are available to help steer you toward success in a post COVID world.
Criteria For Eligibility
The criteria for eligibility for the voucher scheme is extensive. You will need to meet certain aspects, but should you fit the following profile then you are eligible for the voucher scheme:
- Limited or no e-commerce online presence
- Turnover of less than €2 million
- Business must be trading for at least 6 month
- 10 Employees or less
If you have previously received the grant you are still eligible for the Covid Online Trading Voucher Scheme. Currently the scheme has been increased from €500 to a max. of €2,500 and to 90% grant aid, instead of 50%.
The Next Steps
So what do you do next? #1 Contact Us The first thing you need is a plan. Our Design, search engine optimisation, and pay per click teams are ready to review the digital landscape in your industry and advise you on where best to focus your efforts for a positive return on investment. This expert advice comes with no strings attached and we would encourage you to use our experienced analysis to evaluate other digital agencies and their offers. #2 Choose the best option for you Once you have your plan, you will need to complete a short online course as part of your application for the voucher scheme, this is set up and arranged via you local office and takes approx. 2 hours to complete. #3 Complete Your ApplicationORH Marketing will be ready to assist you with your application and advise on how to improve your chances of being approved.
ORH Marketing’s Services
ORH can offer a variety of different packages that will help your business in these uncertain times, no matter what stage you’re at. We’ve tailored made these packages to work with the grant aid offered so you can get the most for your money.
Haven’t Got An Online Presence?
We can help you move your business online with tailored themes and site builds to suit your needs.
Need a Boost In Growth?
Already up and running, but need a growth boost? Let us help you engage with your audience and provide the tools to gather more leads.
Need a Custom Package?
We can tailor your package for up to 60 hours spread across any of the below options.
What Else Do You Need To Know About The Online Trading Voucher Scheme?
Applications must be accompanied by written/ emailed quotes for project works from three suppliers. Successful applicants have 9 months to complete the work as per their application. Voucher approval must be gained prior to incurring any expense.