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3 SEO Tactics for Beginners

February 17, 2016 – 10:00 am |

As a business owner, if you’re looking to find your place online and on social media you may have heard of SEO. SEO (search engine optimization) is the practice of improving and promoting a website …

How to Improve SEO Results with Pinterest

December 16, 2015 – 10:00 am |

Do you want to improve SEO (search engine optimization) for your website? We’ve discussed the importance of blogging regularly and taking advantage of Google+, but there’s another social media network that can help increase your search engine ranking, …

Social Media Management: 5 Tips for Success

November 18, 2015 – 10:00 am |

Does social media management play a role in your company’s marketing plan? If you aren’t spending time focusing on social media, you’re missing potential business! But how do you go about managing various social channels for …

Blogging for SEO

August 5, 2015 – 10:00 am |

One of the most important social media marketing tools a small business owner can have is a blog. Having a blog doesn’t just mean posting a randomly, you must blog for good search engine optimization …

5 Video Marketing Tips for Beginners

March 11, 2015 – 10:00 am |

If you want to score great SEO points as well as pump out some rich and juicy content for your brand, video marketing is the way to go. Unfortunately, too many companies start video production with no real knowledge …

Facebook Fans: The Break Down of How They Benefit Your Business

June 12, 2013 – 10:00 am |

Does your company realize the value of its Facebook fans? It may not, but new research is proving that this social network is a great addition to a brand’s marketing strategy, because, well, having Facebook …

Twitter Names: Choosing One for Your Company

April 24, 2013 – 10:00 am |

Out of the millions of Twitter names that have already been created, is your company left with any good user names to choose from? Thankfully these tips will help you realize that there are. Companies …

Fresh Content – Get It Now

March 20, 2013 – 10:00 am |

Fresh content is hard to come by sometimes.
How many of you have stared at a computer screen, hoping that a simple idea will pop into your head, and your brain will magically begin to produce …

Why Every Local Business Owner Should Blog

January 24, 2013 – 9:00 am |

Why should you, a small business owner with no extra time, blog?
Blogs communicate with your client…or potential client. They tell your future customer (who is looking for your service) that you are an expert. And …

Add Your Business to Google Maps

December 4, 2012 – 9:25 pm |
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Want an easy way to get found on Google? Add your business to Google Maps.
Google Maps is both easy and free to use. Just go to Google Maps and click “Put your business on  Google Maps“. …