Driving Your Website

Facebook for Businesses

Posted by on March 25, 2014 at 11:37 pm

The evolution of Facebook continues to be driven toward profit, now that Facebook is responsible to stock holders. The effects on businesses engaging in social media have moved from a fun and a useful tool to marketing to sluggish. Large companies like Coca-Cola garnered over 80 million “Likes” to find Facebook didn’t result in a […]

Why should I redesign my website?

Posted by on March 5, 2014 at 10:26 pm

Thinking about making a change to your website? Your website is your best marketing tool. Its success relies on the amount of attention you put into it.  Search engines look at how often you update your website. Websites need to evolve continually. The days of create-it-and-leave-it have passed.  Websites which are stagnant year after year […]

Website Marketing 2014

Posted by on December 29, 2013 at 4:28 pm

Since the phone directories are all but dead your website is now the cornerstone of all advertising. Everything needs to point to it. Each email should contain an email signature with a link to your website. Print it on your invoices, print ads, coupons and anything you hand out to clients. You can’t overdo driving […]

Email Marketing

Posted by on June 21, 2013 at 6:44 pm

Google AdWords campaign can be a bit scary for the novice business owner.  These need to be monitored and tracked to see if the results are new clients to your business. My client base is service oriented from auto repair shops to veterinarians.  The ones using pay per click campaigns are finding the calls increasing, […]

Website Marketing

Posted by on January 26, 2013 at 6:24 pm

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Mobile Website

Posted by on November 25, 2012 at 3:10 pm

Business owners are questioning the need for a mobile website. Easy to say every website can benefit from a mobile website, but if you have a large site, or limited budget you will be weighing the “if” and “when”.  While there are many solutions selling “free” mobile websites – businesses need to control and maintain their […]

Google Reviews

Posted by on September 5, 2012 at 2:42 pm

Many of you know Google reviews changed once Google+ became a push-for Google.  There is no longer a name associated with the review until the reviewer goes back to his/her old reviews and updates.  Still they have been working for the business owner. You may have also noticed the “star rating” – up to four […]

Legitimate Reviews

Posted by on July 29, 2012 at 12:07 pm

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Directory Listings in Error

Posted by on July 9, 2012 at 12:55 pm

Many of my clients are emailing with concern when they receive a message like this: You have claimed your listing on Google, but I noticed your business information is incorrect on a number of sites online. Click here to get a free report detailing how your business info appears on Yahoo!, MapQuest, Yelp and 30 […]

Online Reviews

Posted by on May 6, 2012 at 5:53 pm

People can now talk about your business in a variety of public forums.  Most of us welcome this.  It does have its downside – that one unhappy customer.  The one you tried exhaustingly to satisfy.  If you’ve been in business long enough – it either already has happened, or will happen. Manage your online reputation by […]