Business, SEO

Google Maps for Business: 10 Tips to Help Get You on The MAP

We have compiled 10 simple steps to help your business to not only onto Google maps, but also onto the minds of potential customers. In 2018, Smallbiztrends.com reported 67% of respondents were more likely to use Google Maps over Waze, Apple Maps, and MapQuest.            
Marketing, SEO

18 COMMON MARKETING ACRONYMS TRANSLATED

The art and practice of marketing is full of alphabet soup. Acronyms can make our language more economical, but it can be confusing for business owners and customers who are less familiar with marketing jargon. 1. API or Application Programming Interface A programming tool that allows a person to pull
Business, Direct Mailing and Email, Large Format Printing, Marketing, SEO, Social Media

7 Marketing Ideas to Welcome the New Year

What better way to kick off the New Year then by giving your sales a boost by engaging your customers with post-holiday promotions. The holiday sales rush maybe over but by embracing some creative marketing ideas you can beat the new year slump 1. Email Email marketing is easy to
Picture of stop watch to measure page speed
SEO

SEO: Is Your Page Speed Slowing You Down?

If you’re old enough to remember the days of dial-up internet, then waiting for a webpage to load is nothing new to you. But those days are quickly becoming a distant memory and today’s internet users expect to be delivered content immediately after clicking a link. Recent studies have shown
Search engines for SEO
SEO

Understanding Search Engines for SEO

Creating a successful SEO campaign requires at least a basic understanding of how modern search engines operate. You don’t need a master’s degree in data science, but you should understand the basics of how search engines work and how that affects your SEO strategy. Today, we’ll offer a crash course
featured snippets and position one
SEO

Featured Snippets and Position One

Google continues to tweak the way they structure their search engine results page in ways that devalue the coveted number one position. The rapid growth of featured snippets, local packs, and voice search have all eroded the importance of the number one position. And now the newest version of Google’s
Improve your local SEO
SEO

How to Improve your Local SEO

Earlier this month we talked about how targeting the wrong keywords can hurt your SEO efforts. Today, we’ll shift our focus to geographic concerns and the importance of local SEO. Just like keywords, targeting the wrong location (or no location at all) can render your search engine optimization ineffective. For
Picking the Right Keywords
SEO

SEO: Picking the Right Keywords

Building an SEO campaign requires a significant investment of time, money, or both. But increasing your organic search ranking can be a powerful opportunity for your business to grow and develop. Search engine optimization increases your visibility, trustworthiness, and user experience. But before you go running out to the nearest SEO
OnPage SEO Guide
SEO

On-Page SEO Guide: 2018 Edition

Search engine optimization is often shrouded in jargon and six feet of technical details. In some ways, that makes sense because SEO is a highly technical field that requires a lot of specialized knowledge. But in other ways, this mystery is encouraged by SEO agencies that don’t want average business
Why You Need SEO
SEO

Why Does My Business Need SEO?

A lot of business owners know they need some form of search engine optimization. But a much smaller number are able to express why they need SEO and why it is so important to long-term success. Today, we’ll look at what search engine optimization is, why it matters, and what