What is Marketing?

mar·ket·ing – noun – \ˈmär-kə-tiŋ\

a: showing the right person what they want and how to get it
(Yes, that is OUR definition)


At Next 140, we love marketing.
We live it.
We breathe it.
It is the last thing we think about before we drift off to sleep most nights.
We lust for it.

What Do We Do?

Help businesses build an automated communication/marketing strategy that shows potential and existing customers the path to your door.

Can we help your business? YES!

You can find us at the intersection of  Call-to-Action and Engagement.
Or by phone (801-999-8822) and email johnhopkins (at) gmail (dot) com

Who Do We Help?

We work with and can help just about any business or organization in any industry.

Through the various and ever-changing tools at our disposal, we can help you take your business further.

  • Advertising
  • Banking
  • Dental Practices
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Hotel and Lodging
  • Legal Services
  • Medical Practices
  • Non-profit / Charity
  • Real Estate
  • Restaurant / Food Services
  • Retail
  • Travel, Transportation and Tourism
  • Basically any business that interacts with people!

What Tools Do We Use?


Our primary frameworks are ones that have a proven record for making it easier for small to medium-sized businesses to interact with current and prospective customers in ways that will make larger companies wonder where their marketing dollars are going. They are called Infusionsoft and Ontraport, and they are game changers.


With billions of text messages sent daily, SMS is used by just about everyone. If your business isn’t using this to keep customers coming back, you are leaving the door wide open for your competitors.


With the explosive growth of smartphones, Mobile web sites are an absolute necessity. Mobile users are quickly growing impatient trying to navigate web sites that aren’t tailored for the device in their hand.


Social media tools like Facebook and Twitter are where many of your customers are engaging with peers and other businesses every day. Are you part of their online world?

Each of these tools offers new realities and new rich experiences for users. More exciting than that is that the ways these tools are used today barely scratches the surface of what is possible. Let us take you to what is next!


Marketing automation tools?

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Mobile Technology – Іts Future

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iPhone QR Code Scanner Roundup

So, I've been trying out different QR Scanners on my iPhones for a while. I've always found some level of disappointment with each one, some more than others. I decided to do a mildly formal test of each one to at least have some idea which one I should have as my...

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Maverik does QR (and wastes your time)

I ran across this today at a Maverik convenience store. As always, I was excited to see a QR Code in a mainstream, high-traffic place. The card caught my attention as I waited for my change and receipt. I sat in my car and scanned the code. Found a decently designed...

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Don't bother doing QR codes!

If you don't give your customers a good user experience, especially with your advertising, you are wasting your time. If you are going to use QR Codes in your marketing/advertising, you really should learn the basics. I ran across some QR Codes in downtown Salt Lake...

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