Times of economic uncertainty have a tendency of stopping businesses in their tracks, looking for guidance on strategy and best practice. As our day-to-day has changed so much, so too have the needs of consumers across the country. These consumers are...read more
Are Bing Ads Worth The Investment? (YES!)
Let’s go back to 2007, “Umbrella” by Rihanna was playing everywhere, Britney Spears shaved her head, and Microsoft announced their search engine Live Search. Just 2 years later, in 2009, they rebranded as Bing. This rebranding formed the Bing Ad...read more
When Does an MQL Become an SQL?
If you have Sales and Marketing departments, the terms “MQL” and “SQL” may get bandied about quite a bit. If they’re not, that’s ok, because we’re about to learn what they are and how these terms can help you grow your business. What is...read more
Local Services Listing Page 101
We search for everything. In fact, there are over 1.2 trillion searches done on Google alone per year. Gone are the days of searching through yellow-pages or hoping advertisements for a provider will come in your mailbox. Nowadays nearly all searches...read more
Do You *Really* Need a Blog?
Everyone.has.a.blog. Everyone. Dogs, babies, ornery cats, pet rocks--everyone. Wherever you go online you’re DROWNING in content and it’s out of hand and, honestly, consumers are starting to get really tired of it. Today we’re going to be talking...read more
GDPR: What you need to know
When I first heard the rumblings of GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) I was intrigued but only paid a modicum of attention. After all, this was for the EU and I was in Texas, so it wouldn’t affect me but I thought it was an interesting step...read more
Controlling your restaurant’s brand in the age of social media
Restaurant branding and strategy has changed thanks to social media: every customer is now a walking, talking online review to an audience of…well…everyone. From Instagram and #foodies to Google My Business and Yelp reviews—how is your restaurant’s...read more
6 Marketing Tips Every Yogi Knows That You Should Know Too
A few weeks ago, I bit the bullet and purchased a one-month unlimited yoga pass. As I started practicing with more consistency and concentration than I ever have—truly taking in the tenets of yoga as well as the poses—I realized something awesome....read more