At Escape the Village we offer marketing consultancy and training for rurally based and startup businesses. Sadly over 50% of most new businesses will fail even when what they offer or provide is actually amazing!. Our services aim to provide a comprehensive range od support to help you be help and gain those essential customers though. We have extensive experience of the unique challenges that rural businesses often have, especially when it comes to their marketing. We have over thirty years experience of business ownership and marketing with one of our first websites going live in the early 1990s and new social media being shared daily for our customers!

However dont think we are stuck in the dark ages as we ensure our knowledge and skills are constantly up dated and developed to provide the very best of services to our clients and their businesses. You can see some of the businesses we have worked with previously and a tiny selection of our work on our portfolio page.

our services

Our Services

Initial Auditing Services

We recommend all new clients as part of their onboarding take advantage of a range of our audits. This enables us to assess where your business currently is in its marketing marketing journey and enables us to create an action plan. We also recommend that our established clients have regular competitor analysis and marketing reviews at least annually but in some cases every six months if their business is seasonal. Discover our audit services:

  • Marketing Foundations Audit
  • Brand Reputation Audit
  • Website Audit
  • Social Media Audit
  • SEO Audit
  • Competitor Analysis

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) & Focus Hours

Discover our strategy, management and focus support services:

Branding & Resources Management

Discover our branding and resources management services:

  • Branding SOS
  • Brand Development
  • Resource Libraries for video. audio and image
  • Marketing Foundations
  • Brand Reputation Audit


Discover our website & blog management services:

  • Website Audit
  • Website Management
  • Website Hosting
  • Blog Creation and Management


Discover our basic, essential and boost building SEO services:

  • SEO Audit, Review & Action Plan
  • SEO Kick Start Package
  • SEO Management
  • Google My Business Setup
  • Google My Business Optimisation and Management

Social Media

Discover our social media management services and packages:

  • Social Media Audit, Review & Report
  • Linkedin Profile Review & Consultancy
  • LinkedIn Profile Development
  • Social Media Setup
  • Social Media Management
  • Social Media Training

Content Management

Discover our content planning and content management services:

  • Graphic design
  • Content Strategy
  • Content Planning
  • Blog Development
  • Content Re-engineering

Email Marketing

  • High Level
  • Dotmailer
  • Mailchimp
  • Mailerlite
  • List management including creating tags/groups

Reviews Management

  • Customer reviews: gain more, respond to more and use them as social proof

Training & Support: low cost and high value

  • 1 to 1 personalised training
  • The Marketing Mentoring Club, offers training courses, community support, templates, checklists, daily tips and even competitions to win free consultancy!

If you are looking for inspiration pop over to our blog too for a range of articles on different marketing and business topics. We are your award winning and trusted marketing experts!