The Top 10 Signs You Need to Redesign Your Website in 2019 website Mar 11, 2019

Is your website showing its age?

It’s a new year and many of us humans are making resolutions to be and look better.

And guess what? You need to think about whether your website needs to make a resolution, too.

If our current websites are up and running – even if they’re not...

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The SEO Trends Making the Biggest Impact in 2019 seo Mar 04, 2019

SEO changes are coming one after another – like waves. And in 2019, you’ve got two choices: sink or swim.

Sound dramatic? Maybe it is. But the truth is that it’s getting more and more difficult to stay on top of the shifting tides of SEO. Google updates its algorithm regularly...

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Upgrading SSL for Beginners website Feb 26, 2019

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ve probably heard something about upgrading your site with SSL. It’s been in the news a lot.

But what does it mean?

If you’re confused about SSL and why it matters, you’re not alone. A lot of entrepreneurs are wondering...

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The True Value of Lifetime Customers! marketing Feb 19, 2019

Attracting new customers is the most important marketing goal you can have. That’s what you’d think based on the way a lot of people approach marketing.

But is that the correct approach? Is your time (and money) well spent if you focus on attracting new customers?

Brace yourself,...

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5 Killer Ways to Amp Up Your Local Marketing! marketing Feb 11, 2019

Local marketing isn’t easy.

No kidding, right?

Marketing a local, brick-and-mortar company requires a mix of online and in-person marketing.

You need to be thinking about how to connect with current and prospective customers on the web, but you can’t afford to forget about local...

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How to Approach Social Media in 2018! marketing social media Feb 05, 2019

Where is social media marketing going in 2018?

Good question. The social media landscape seems to change constantly.

Facebook is constantly adding new features and tweaking their algorithms, and even people who use social media to market every day sometimes find themselves wondering how to keep up....

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4 Easy Ways to Get More Social Media Content Ideas! content creation Jan 30, 2019

If you're running a social media page or profile, coming up with fresh ideas month after month isn’t always easy.

When you first start out, you may have hundreds of ideas that you can get to work on, but these will eventually run out and you'll have to think of more.

Constantly having a bank...

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Why you Should Add Texting to Your Marketing Mix Now! marketing texting Jan 28, 2019

What does your marketing mix include?

If you’re like most local businesses, you’re probably doing a mix of online and offline marketing. You might be engaging with customers on social media, hosting local events, blogging, and advertising in the local paper.

Perhaps you’ve even...

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How Much Are Your Customers Worth? (Hint: It’s More Than You Think) customer value marketing Jan 21, 2019

You’ve got to spend money to make money.

That’s they say, right? And yet, for some small business owners, a generous marketing budget just isn’t in the cards.

You can skimp on marketing, but I’m willing to bet you haven’t considered something that you should be...

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5 Ways to Increase Sales with Robots! ai small business owner Jan 14, 2019

The robots are coming for your business.

Okay, that might be a slight exaggeration, but the truth is that in recent years, artificial intelligence has become more sophisticated than ever before.

And while you might think that investing in AI is for huge companies with huge budgets, the truth is...

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Using "Micro Moments" to your Advantage! engagement marketing Jan 07, 2019

The answer?

Understand the moments when customers pick up their phones to look for your business and craft content that gives it to them.

One way is to use what Google has coined Micro-Moments, I.E. “the Customer Journey.”

What are they and how can you use them to find new customers?...

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The Foolproof Way to Get Around Facebook’s Page Algorithm engagement facebook facebook groups Dec 31, 2018

In February of 2018, Facebook announced plans to prioritize personal content and de-prioritize content from pages.

That means that if you’ve got a Facebook page for your local business, your content is only being seen by a very small percentage of your followers unless you pay to promote it....

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