If you are a business owner, it is almost impossible to go a week without being reminded that businesses are reaping huge benefits from using social media. Because of all the buzz, you may have considered using social media to promote and brand your business. So, why haven’t you done it yet? Here are some… Read more »
Monthly Archives: November 2010
It used to be that face-to-face, in-person contact with clients made—or broke—your reputation with your customers. Potential customer might have looked your company up in the phone book and called the Better Business Bureau to find out if you had any negative reports or reviews before coming in for that in-person encounter. Face-to-face, in-person interaction… Read more »
If you thought that social media marketing for businesses was just a craze and you’ve been waiting for it to die down, you’re going to be waiting a very long time. As businesses everywhere recognize the importance and longstanding-nature of social mediums like Facebook, Twitter and blogging, they are adding social media to their strategic… Read more »
As a small business owner, you may have been hesitant to start social media campaigns because you’ve heard of a friend who started a Facebook page and got nothing out of it. Or maybe you started a Twitter account, tweeted a few times over a few weeks and didn’t see instant results, so you stopped… Read more »
Implications of Major Companies Embracing Social Media Marketing Campaigns Obtaining a television slot during the Super Bowl at upwards of $86,000.00 per second has typically been an advertiser’s dream destination. But the marketing world may soon experience some shifts in the game of business.
There has been a lot of recent talk within the SEO community of search engine optimization companies offering “guaranteed” results. Here’s the truth: SEO marketing strategies enhance your capability of experiencing better rank placement, higher site traffic and ROI; but, just like any other form of marketing, results cannot be guaranteed. Here’s why:
If you think that developing and maintaining a successful online marketing plan is easy, think again. With over a billion users online (Internet World Stats, 2010) who have thousands of businesses at their disposal, making money involves a bit more than creating a so-so website with an online purchasing page. So, before you take an… Read more »
Ethical considerations have always been a concern for the SEO community. Black hat practitioners and unethical firms muddy up the search results and create a poor user experience—not to mention the severe penalties a website can face for using techniques to spam the search engines.
Our experience at PubCon this week has been amazing! Hearing industry greats like Matt Cutts, Bruce Clay, Andy Beal, Scott Stratten and others has truly been inspiring. Everything we’ve heard only bolsters the fact that businesses who want to do well need search engine optimization services to establish a solid Web presence.
Yesterday at PubCon, SonicSEO.com heard Matt Cutts share 9 tips that every SEO needs to be aware of. Here’s what we took away: