Digital Marketing Blog

Ask Them Nicely

Ask Them Nicely

Monday, November 12th, 2018

In last week’s blog post I talked about what a Net Promoter Score (NPS) is and how to start figuring out what your score is. In that blog post, I covered the different types of surveys that you’ll need to use to get the information from your customers that you need to calculate how your […]

 
Do You Know Your Score?

Do You Know Your Score?

Friday, November 9th, 2018

Word of mouth is important, regardless of the type of business that you’re in. Today’s online equivalent to word-of-mouth is an online review. We’ve all heard about the importance of reviews but did you know: 85% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations ~ Brightlocal Positive reviews make 73% of consumers trust […]

 
7 Digital Marketing Myths

7 Digital Marketing Myths

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Metrics, analytics, ROI. These are what digital marketing was built on, but what if the reports that you’re using to make marketing decisions are no longer valid? I think that the only thing that moves faster, in digital marketing, than new technologies is the way that technology is used. What used to be considered common […]

 
how important are marketing metrics

how important are marketing metrics

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Based on a lot of articles that are being written, lately, marketing metrics are increasingly important to everyone. Especially to B2B companies. A recent study by Demand Gen found that 87% of B2B marketers that they talked to said: “marketing measurement and reporting are a growing priority for their organization.” Here’s another surprise. Only 7% […]

 
How To Write Meta Descriptions

How To Write Meta Descriptions

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Last week we asked the question “Should You Re-write Your Meta Descriptions”. This week, we’re going to talk about how to write a great meta descriptions. What Is A Meta Description First, a quick review. The meta description is part of the HTML code of your website’s page that is designed to describe the content […]

 
Have You Changed Your Meta Descriptions?

Have You Changed Your Meta Descriptions?

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

It was 5 months ago when Google announced that they were changing the length of a meta description that they will display on a search results page. Have you increased the length of your meta descriptions? [socialpug_tweet tweet=”It was 5 months ago when Google announced that they were changing the length of a meta description […]

 
Facebook Algorithm Change Impact On Businesses

Facebook Algorithm Change Impact On Businesses

Friday, April 6th, 2018

Have you been tracking your website’s traffic from Facebook? If you haven’t, it’s time that you take a look. In early January of this year, Facebook announced a major change in their algorithm. This change is having a major change in what people see in their feeds, and it’s not a business-friendly change. In an […]

 
There Is No One Right Answer

There Is No One Right Answer

Monday, March 5th, 2018

It’s no wonder B2B marketers, salespeople, and CEO’s are in a state of confusion. I just read two white papers on the B2B buying process, both written based on survey data. One of the reports was written by The Rain Group while the second paper was written by Demand Gen and they couldn’t be more […]

 
HTTPS

They’re Going To Know You’re Not Secure

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

You’ve got a website for your business. You’re probably like a lot of website owners, some people will fill out your contact form, and occasionally you’ll get someone to download a whitepaper or a case study from your site. Then all of a sudden it stops. Nobody is filling out any of the forms on […]

 

Is Negative SEO Real?

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Like you don’t have enough to do, now there’s this! Negative SEO is real and its probably the most compelling reason for you to get into the habit of regularly reviewing what is going on with your website. [socialpug_tweet tweet=”Negative SEO probably best reason to regularly review your site’s data #SmallBiz #seo”style=”2″] What Is Negative […]