Throughout 2013, Google and Ipsos MediaCT conducted 61 simulated search experiments to measure the impact of search ads on brand awareness. The results show that Paid Search increased top-of-mind awareness by 80% even when the consumer doesn't click on the ad, with some of the strongest lifts in the Auto and B2B categories. The 6 [...]

When it comes to creating your website-whether you're talking about content, design, or function-the biggest element to consider is always readability. It doesn't matter if your colors are perfectly calibrated and your images pop up into a lightbox display. Netizens are constantly inundated with content, and they rarely read anything in-depth. They scan the elements [...]

Google is constantly making changes to the way they display search results and especially to how and where ads are displayed on the page. Consider this screen capture for a search on "las vegas hotels" (a very competitive term with several large advertisers who are quite progressive with their PPC efforts) and what you see: [...]

As a designer and developer we find various technologies to improve online user interaction within multi resolutions. With the increase of people using smartphones and tablets to browse or purchase online, there is no reason why having a responsive website is not important to your company. Responsive websites are able to adapt to any image [...]

10 Questions to Guide Your Best Link Building Campaign

by Chris Marentis July 25th, 2014

One of the most common questions small business owners ask is surprisingly simple; How do I start link building? Unfortunately, building a powerful link building campaign cannot be summed up in a short step-by-step. The best place to start is by seeking an understanding of how you want to execute link building to meet your [...]

I can confidently say that didn't know all the ins and outs of digital marketing lingo when I first started in the industry. It was hard to navigate through all the acronyms, short-forms and general business speak. Having said that, once I was immersed into the digital culture, this foreign language started to make sense. [...]

Let's be honest. You are a knowledgeable and respected practitioner of online marketing, you have mad skills, and you are not afraid to roll up your sleeves. You keep a close eye on the company revenue. You know which side of your bread is buttered – as long as you help your boss make money [...]

  According to Google, over the past two years alone, mobile search traffic has increased five-fold. As more and more customers are on the go, searching for products and services from their mobile devices it's becoming imperative for businesses to engage with their customers and enhance their mobile experience. For some businesses building a separate [...]

The Internet is drowning in volumes of Web content, but it can be hard to figure out how to use your own to complement your consultative selling process. This strategy is essential to your inbound marketing. Align the roles of content in your sales funnel to phases of your solution selling, and watch your bottom [...]

3 Ways To Safely Diversify Your SEO Strategy

by Heather Ribout July 22nd, 2014

Are you solely focusing on that #1 spot? Are you constantly searching Google for your core service or product terms and seeing where you rank? You might be addicted to rankings! But Google constantly changes. With hundreds of updates and algorithm changes a year there is no set in stone guarantee: day to day your [...]