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Local ads for local businesses

The one-man agency dedicated to creating local ads that actually work.


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Local ads that drive leads

For far too long, local advertisers have been running rubbish ads. I'm here to change that. I want to use the knowledge and expertise I've acquired over 17 years in advertising and help local businesses make ads that actually sell.  

A business card can’t sell your business

Does your local ad look something like this? 

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There may be a sprinkle of credibility awards or other service features involved. But by and large, this is what 98% of local ads look and sound like. Add into this slopy design, low-res imagery, and poor sales copy – yeesh! 

A proven formula for ads that sell

Based on tried and tested direct response advertising principles and 17+ years of adman experience, ads that work follow three simple stages. 


Your ad should show the reader a problem they recognise


Your ad needs a clear and defined hierarchy of importance


Your ad has to be set up for high-resolution reproduction

Do this well, and you will dramatically improve your ad's ability to sell you. 

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You can learn how I create ads that sell for free too 

You can start learning how I'll make your ad better now by downloading my Killer Local Ad Guide. Inside you'll see three short pages that reveal my process and technique to creating ads that genuinely sell. 

Better still, get the Local Ad Man to do it for FREE! 

That's right. I'm so confident that I can write and design an ad that will deliver you more leads and sales, I'll do it for free.

You've nothing to lose. Simply send me a PDF or screenshot or photo of your current ad and I'll send you one back.

And if your phone doesn't ring or your email doesn't ping, you don't pay me penny.