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Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Marketing and Sponsorship Training April 2012
Marketing and Sponsorship Training Promotional Methods Advertising Policy Posters Flyers Plasma Adverts Show Boards & Stall Hire Banner Adverts & Event Listings Media Groups Social Media 2. Marketing Resources 4. Sponsorship Promotional Methods
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 All advertising must: Be appropriate and relevant to students Not promote a event held at another nightclub / bar venue on a Wednesday or Saturday night. Not use inappropriate images of people which could be deemed to be abusive, obscene or contravene equal opportunities and safe space policies Not use alcohol as the main selling point of the event – drinks offers should include soft drink alternatives and not have a big presence on the poster If your posters meet all the above criteria they will be approved using the ‘BUSU Approved’ stamp. If you would rather have an electronic stamp of approval you can your artwork through to Advertising policy
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Posters Printing All posters must be approved before they go to print SU Marketing can approve posters either in person or via Posters can be printed in the SU Resource room. Keys can be obtained from the Activities officeDisplay The Students’ Union has only 5 notice boards where we can display A4 posters only 2 x mech eng, 1 x physics, 2 x SU Corridor Marketing will put these up for you so drop them into the office once printed Poster Policy The University has a strict poster policy in place which all students must adhere to This means students can not display posters anywhere other than the designated SU boards unless specific permission is granted. This includes all retail outlets, pillars, halls etc
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Flyers Printing All flyers MUST be approved before they go to print SU Marketing can approve flyers either in person or via Flyers can be printed using your club / society / group code in the SU Resource room. Keys can be obtained from the Activities office. This will be automatically charged to your account If you are looking to print higher quality flyers you may want to go to the Print Unit on campus in 8 West, 1.35Distribution On the Parade Clubs / societies and student groups can flyer on the parade. Flyers of course must have been approved. You also need to get a permission letter from the Marketing Department before you distribute on the parade Kitchen Drops Doing a kitchen drop is the only route to the halls of Residences. Students are NOT allowed to distribute flyers door to door You need a permission letter from Marketing before you do a Kitchen drop Kitchen drops are very popular and need to be booked in advance. They can only be done between 3.30 – 5pm. You need at least 200 flyers to make this worth while Please note flyers can not be placed on the tables in the Student Centre or any commercial outlet without special permission from the Marketing Department.
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 The Students’ Union has 33 Plasma Screens Students are allowed to advertise on these screens for FREE Adverts must be designed to specific dimensions Students can use the iMac to design artwork. Advice and guidance is available Consider the size of the screens during design Videos are an option but please note there is no sound Adverts need to be ed through to 720 x 1196 pixels saved as JPEG (Portrait) 1280 x 634 pixels saved as JPEG (Landscape) MP4 Files no bigger than 100MB Plasma Screens
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Show Boards The show boards are available for clubs and societies to paint and decorate Arrange through the Activities Office Book in advance as they are very popular Can be time consuming and usually require two coats of paint Stalls outside the front of the library Stalls can be booked through your relevant department. i.e. Clubs and Societies through the activities office. Volunteer groups through the volunteer centre etc These stalls are very popular so must be booked in advance. You can currently only book a maximum of 3 days in one week Show Boards & Stalls
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 All Clubs and Societies and Student Groups can advertise using banner adverts on BathStudent.com You must book in advance as there is limited spaces available You must be promoting a specific event / activity Your advert must have a link 468 x 60 pixels saved as giff Banner Adverts Clubs and Societies may be able to have their event linked on the SU Homepage The event must already be created elsewhere and it must have an image details through to Events Listing
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Media Groups bathimpact - Student newspaper Submit articles, adverts, publicity directly to: Sports: Societies / Student Groups: Campus television - Ctv Ctv can film and record your society activities and events. This can be edited to produce a documentary or short clip University Radio Bath - URB URB can play at your event, or even record it with interviews. They can also do promotional clips for your events for you You can also hire the URB Roadshow or DJs for your own party or ball For all Media enquiries visit their webpage for contact details
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Social Media Facebook 5845 ‘Likes’ Post any events / updates on our page If you have photo albums we can share them just send through the link.Twitter 3075 followers Follow Mention us in tweets and we will Retweet you
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 iMac There is an iMac in the Marketing office for students to use. Advice and support can be given. Just pop into the Marketing Office to make a booking. Flip Camera The Marketing office has 3 flip cameras which can be lent out to students. Students must sign a declaration form and will be responsible for any loss or damage. Please book these through the Marketing Office. Footage can be turned into a video in the Marketing office if needed and linked on the BUSU Homepage. You can even approach CTV for help. iPad The Marketing office has an iPad which is also available for Students to borrow. This can be great for selling tickets, running surveys, gaining membership, for presentations and much more. Once again this can be booked through the marketing office. Marketing Resources
Marketing and Sponsorship Training 2012 Sponsorship All sponsorship agreements MUST come through the SU Marketing Department even if they are renewals from previous agreements From June 2012 there will be an online form clubs / societies and student groups must complete before you undertake the process of seeking sponsorship Please note all contracts must be signed by the relevant area Sabbatical Officer All invoicing MUST be arranged through the SU Marketing Office Reports will need to be made at the end of each year Please book meetings with Helen Freeman in the SU Marketing Office to discuss the full Sponsorship process.
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