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For those people that have concerns, for one reason or another, about using the WordPress content-management-system (CMS) platform as the backbone of their website, it’s likely that you’ll perform a … Learn More Perceived Disadvantages of WordPress
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Contact forms are an important lead generating tool on your website and how your contact form is designed matters. Here’s 5 tips to help you improve your contact form conversion … Learn More 5 Tips To Improve Your Contact Form Conversion Rate
Google, Bing and other search engines bring potential customers to your website, but easy-to-use navigation helps keeps visitors there. If it takes a visitor more than a few seconds to … Learn More 3 More Navigation Suggestions
The whole point of sending marketing emails to customers or potentials is to get ‘em to act – to use your service, buy your product, call you for a consultation, … Learn More 3 Tip To Improve Marketing Email Conversion
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Google reports that click through rates increase 6-8% when a phone number is added to paid search ads. Why? Because more and more people are using smart phones for searches, … Learn More Increasing Sales by Catering to Mobile Conversions
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Integrating Pinterest with your current social media marketing scheme is a simple and effective way to attract new visitors. 69% of users of the social network Pinterest have found an … Learn More Why, and how to, create a Pinterest page for your business
Constant Contact is a leading email marketing service provider. They make it easy to manage your e-mail list and to create more professional designs in your e-mails than you can … Learn More Review of Constant Contact E-mail Marketing Services
MUCHO IMPORTANTE! BE MASTER OF YOUR DOMAIN… AND HOSTING ACCOUNT! I’ve seen it way too often: a small business hires a webpage designer to build them a site. The designer … Learn More Be Master Of Your Domain Name AND Hosting Account!
Creating a business page on Facebook is nearly a necessity today. Facebook is huge, and a page on this social media giant is a very important part of any inbound … Learn More How to create a business Facebook page
We’ve been getting a lot of inquiries lately from clients wanting mobile sites so it’s time to set the record straight on what constitutes a mobile site. For this example, … Learn More What constitutes a mobile website?
Six months ago, digital junkies were gaga for QR codes which were beginning to appear on all sorts of different products and promotions. Shit, my shoe company even put one … Learn More QR Codes vs. Mobile Visual Search
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I received a promotional e-mail today from who knows what company about who cares what product. But what got my attention was the fact that they put a QR code … Learn More QR Codes – Do you get the big picture???
Google AdWords and Facebook Advertising seem to be the two most talked about online ad platforms so its time we reviewed these puppies to give you a better understanding of … Learn More Our reviews of Facebook ads and Google AdWords
Meta Titles and Meta Descriptions can help your website gain some big-time search-engine-optimization brownie points. The more brownie points you get, the higher your website appears in a Google search. … Learn More Meta Titles and Meta Descriptions – mucho importante to your search engine rank
Here ye’. Here ye’. Thy website visitor doth need direction. Make sure to present your visitors with strong calls to action so they know where you want them to go. … Learn More A Call to Arms for ‘Calls to Action’
Google is making significant, and warp-speed, in-roads into the world of social recommendation with the release of it’s new +1 button. According to SEO Platform BrightEdge, there’s been a 33% … Learn More Google +1 Marks It’s Territory… and Soon Your Website
Just when you thought Google had become indifferent to its small business advertisers, they go and add a AdWords customer service phone number… and TOTALLY (or maybe just partially) REDEEM … Learn More Google AdWords Shows Some Humanity
Just a like a good friend, your website designer should be there for you in the long run. Don’t just seek out someone for the initial design, construction and launch. … Learn More Your Website Designer: Your Friend ‘Til The End
You know the saying, “Grab the low-hanging-fruit”??? In business terms it means “make sure to get those easy to reach customers”. A search-engine-friendly website helps you do just that. Every … Learn More Search-Engine-Friendly Websites Grab the Low Hanging Fruit
Did you know that your website can look different in different browsers? If you look at your site in Firefox vs. Chrome vs. Safari vs. Internet Explorer 8 or higher … Learn More Your Website’s Evil Twin! Did your designer account for it?
That’s right Tony Montana, the Favicon IS your website’s lil’ friend. Say ‘ello. There’s lot of cool little things you can do, in the course of designing your website, to … Learn More Say ‘ello to my website’s lil’ friend…The Favicon
Most websites out there, for better or worse, have something called a footer, which is text at the very bottom of the page that typically contains some copyright information or … Learn More Clip your website footer toenails!
In the immortal words of NBA great Allen Iverson, “we talkin’ about practice.” For a long long time now I’ve been harassing all my clients, and anyone in general that … Learn More Practice Regular Blogging