Link building is never easy, even thought it might appear that way. People often have these misconceptions about acquiring useful, quality links. Some people even believe that by promoting content from other websites, it will make that website reciprocate the good gesture by offering a link in return.(more…)
Over the past few years SEO has become increasingly specialized. That includes Local SEO, which has become one of the most in-demand yet poorly understood branches of SEO. Mostly, it’s where your entire online presence is optimized for local customers.
Local SEO is one of Google’s main targets for SEO and rankings, so businesses that can adjust to maximize their local presence will do well. If you own a local business, mainly if you only service a small area in a single city, listen up: this is how to maximize your online presence, generate more local customers, and lead the pack on Google’s search results page.(more…)
Are you building enough quality backlinks?
As one of the highest value components of SEO, link building is a lot more critical than people imagine. And yet, a majority of SEO experts claim that it’s hard to hit the maximum potential for organic traffic without a quality link building strategy.
If you want an effective method for improving your backlinks, consider starting with some of these unique link building techniques.(more…)
Small business owners often struggle to maintain high activity around their websites.
With everything that needs attention in your small business, your time needs to be spent wisely, especially if you are forced to take time away due to health or personal issues.(more…)
Most business owners buy into the myth that they’re just one right move away from being a household brand or company. They dream of virality and becoming an overnight success story. Marketers everywhere promote strategies that guarantee insane results and companies buy the hype.(more…)
What does B2B and B2C mean?
B2B (Business to Business) models consist of businesses focused on selling services to other businesses to help them support their enterprise operations and growth. For example, a company like Suzuki would need a customer relationship management system to create seamless customer support for their business, which is where HubSpot (another business) would come in and help them install and run the CRM.
Your website is all set up.
The product is ready to ship.
All offers are polished and ready to hand out.
Yet, no customers come in. Why is that?
In most cases, they simply don’t know how to reach you.
That gives you a few options. Invest in ads, hire influencers, reach out to your audience directly, or… Invest in SEO!
More and more marketers and business owners decide to double down on SEO because it helps create an evergreen source of incoming customers. At the same time, as SEO gets more popular, it also gets more competitive. Thus, it’s important that you choose the right tools to get your SEO up and running.
So far in our six-part guide to a better internet marketing strategy, we’ve discussed how important it is to put a digital marketing strategy in place and talked about the vital role the organic search channel has to play in your internet marketing efforts. The next stop on our digital marketing journey is pay-per-click advertising, which is commonly known as PPC.
In this part of our guide, we’re going to explain what PPC is, how it works and what you can do to squeeze every last cent of value from your PPC spend.(more…)
If you’re looking to start an ecommerce website, you’ve probably heard of Shopify, WooCommerce, and Magento. As three of the most common ecommerce platforms on the web, all three offer basic solutions for businesses that want to sell their products and services online.
However, these platforms vary quite a bit when it comes to their functionalities and what features they provide. Fortunately I’ve worked with all three of these platforms, so it’s pretty easy to tell you how each platform outperforms another and which one is the right fit for your business.
This post was selected as one of the top digital marketing articles of the week by UpCity, a B2B ratings and review company for digital marketing agencies and other marketing service providers.
If you thought Instagram was all about taking pictures of your food from about thirty different angles, you’re behind the times. So listen up, old man. Now we’re taking pictures of our food and hustlin’.
Instagram, along with the majority of other social media platforms, has rapidly evolved from a simple social pictures platform to a thriving community of consumers, companies, and of course influencers. Sure, it’s still largely a social media platform, but not unlike Twitter and Facebook, it’s not uncommon to see major corporations or even businesses just starting out with their own Instagram account.