Promos : How do other people know about us?

  • What is the Attitude of Corvallis Swing and why?
  • Announcements
  • Internet:
  • Newsletter
  • Flyers and Cards What are guidelines and suggestions for making cards and flyers? What books should be read?
  • How do we spread the word about Corvallis Swing, through personal invitations?

Getting started : Watch the video below.


How most people come to be involved with swing dancing:
  1. A friend invites them (or makes them go) to a dance.
  2. They have fun.
  3. They come back, to another dance.
  4. They have more fun, sign up for the newsletter, and tell their friends.

Advertising has nothing to do with the process, above. Advertising is for the existing community, not the potential community. If you are doing promotions for Corvallis Swing, you need to watch this video. You need to. So watch it.


Editor's note: The following should also go on this page:
  • What is the timeline for promoting events?
  • How is PR coordinated?
  • What is our overall strategy?
  • Explain the role of the PR director, and how this is her page.