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Social Media B2B: How To Make It Work For You

There’s a perception that social media exists only for B2C companies. It’s an understandable perception, but it’s not true, and the owners of B2B companies that buy into it turn perception into reality. There’s no reason to leave the landscape of social media only to the sellers of consumer products. When you do B2B social [...]

By |2020-03-17T22:47:00+00:00March 17th, 2020|Marketing Strategy, Search Engine Marketing, SEM, Social Media, Social Media Marketing|Comments Off on Social Media B2B: How To Make It Work For You

Why There Is More To SEO Than Just Keywords

Certainly keywords are an important part of every SEO strategy. Keywords help Google understand the relevance of your web page as it relates to the search query of users and Google uses those keywords to display relevant results to web searchers since Google can’t “read” web pages like humans. Because of this, we marketers incorporate [...]

By |2020-02-19T22:09:13+00:00February 19th, 2020|Blog, Content, Content Creation, Marketing Strategy, Search Engine Optimization, SEO, Technical Issues|Comments Off on Why There Is More To SEO Than Just Keywords

Do Automated Blog Content Generators Work?

We’ve arrived at a point where we think machines can do everything. When it comes to content marketing, this belief has taken root due to some pretty amazing developments in marketing personalization.  Who hasn’t seen an ad appear on Facebook or another website targeting your personal tastes, location, and other preferences? Some say the Internet [...]

By |2020-02-19T22:03:33+00:00February 13th, 2020|Blog, Content, Content Creation, Content Marketing, Marketing Strategy|Comments Off on Do Automated Blog Content Generators Work?

Five Tips For Running A Successful Online Store

You’re satisfied with the job your website has done in raising the profile of your business and now you’ve decided to take the next step and start taking orders online. That’s a natural next step, but to do it well, you’ll need to plan strategically and then track the right metrics after the launch. Here [...]

By |2020-01-22T19:43:56+00:00January 10th, 2020|Blog, Digital Marketing, Ecommerce, Marketing Strategy, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, SEM, SEO, Wordpress|Comments Off on Five Tips For Running A Successful Online Store

What Is Microtargeting? And How Can Small Businesses Use It?

One of the key strategies of effective digital marketing has worked its way into American political discourse as we move into the election year of 2020. The tactic and the buzzword is “micro-targeting” and Google recently announced it would ban the use of this sort of audience segmentation for political advertising. The decision caused a [...]

By |2020-01-22T19:38:26+00:00December 30th, 2019|Blog, Display retargeting, Google Ads, Marketing Strategy, Pay Per Click, PPC, Remarketing|Comments Off on What Is Microtargeting? And How Can Small Businesses Use It?

The SEO Crystal Ball

Prediction is difficult, particularly when it involves the future. - Mark Twain It’s that time of year again. It’s the season when SEO pundits predict the Google-trends that, when strategically accounted for, will define a marketers’ success or failure. Spoiler: a review of SEO predictions from the past decade will reveal many of the same [...]

By |2019-12-23T21:14:26+00:00December 23rd, 2019|Blog, Content, Content Creation, Content Marketing, Marketing Strategy, SEM|Comments Off on The SEO Crystal Ball

Top 5 Reasons To Hire A Content Writer

Does it make sense to hire a content writer? Maybe, but first we should decide if content marketing is worth it. Check out these stats: Content-driven Customer Acquisition Cost (CAC) is 15% less than paid CAC Companies with blogs get 67% more leads than companies without blogs Inbound marketing close rates are 8 - 10x [...]

By |2020-01-30T20:21:05+00:00November 25th, 2019|Blog, Content, Content Creation, Content Marketing, Marketing Strategy, SEM|Comments Off on Top 5 Reasons To Hire A Content Writer

Online Writing Aids – How Far Can Humans & Machines Work Together?

If you look, there’s occasional chatter about machines taking over the job of a writer. The reality is that some content is already 100 percent machine created. Still, more advanced, and especially more creative writing is still all human. Or is it? The rise of online writing aids (who hasn’t heard of Grammarly?) reveals [...]

By |2019-11-11T21:00:15+00:00October 29th, 2019|Blog, Content, Content Creation, Content Marketing, Marketing Strategy|Comments Off on Online Writing Aids – How Far Can Humans & Machines Work Together?

Social Media Listening: What It Is And How It Can Work For You

“Hello. I’m listening” That was the way fictional 1990s TV radio psychiatry host Frasier Crane opened his talk show when someone called in to talk about a problem. And in our age of social media and consumer demand for increased responsiveness, it’s the mindset that companies need to cultivate if they’re going to reap the [...]

By |2019-10-30T23:51:03+00:00September 16th, 2019|Blog, Digital Marketing, Marketing Strategy, Social Media, Social Media Marketing|Comments Off on Social Media Listening: What It Is And How It Can Work For You

Just Call Me!

There are plenty of actionable points on most websites - buttons and banners entreating visitors to Download, Sign Up, Subscribe, Join, Get Started, Learn More or just plain Contact. Websites with a cohesive digital marketing plan will track and monitor conversions from these calls to action. But there’s one very important CTA that we quite [...]

By |2019-08-28T13:42:46+00:00August 28th, 2019|Blog, Digital Marketing, Local Search, Local SEO, Marketing Strategy, Search Engine Marketing, SEM|Comments Off on Just Call Me!