1. Run to Win
Don’t just jump in the race and hope that they’ll figure it out. If you are going to run for political office, run to win. Plan ahead, talk to people who have already gone through the ropes, ask them what worked and what did not.
2. Plan your Message
You are going to need a campaign plan and a strong message to win. Find your strong points and your weaknesses and prepare for all scenarios. How are you going to spread your message? Create a strong Campaign Website that will help you with volunteers, fundraising, events and more.
3. Build Your Team
If you are running for political office, you will need help. Start with family and friends and ask them to invite 10 people because fundraising, knocking on doors, placing yard signs, is time consuming and you will need all the help you can get.
4. Create a Digital Marketing Plan
It today’s world you will need to do have a Digital Marketing Plan, this plan will encompass everything from a website to sending out mailers, email blast, campaign website, fundraising and more.