The Difference Between Copywriting & Content Marketing

by Matthew Kaboomis Loomis October 3rd, 2014

Question: Do you have a brother or a sister that looks a lot like you do, but yet, the two of you are quite different in your personality? As marketers, this is one way to look at Copywriting and Content Marketing. They are related, but different. A Historical Tale of Two Persuasive Siblings The two [...]

  Being visible on the major search engines in both the organic and paid search results is a key strategy for good quality web traffic. Most businesses today rely on search based traffic to provide a large share of their leads, growth and revenue. For newer websites or those not ranking well organically, paid campaigns [...]

How Keyword Ranking Reporting Is Leading You Astray

by Douglas Karr October 1st, 2014

The search engine industry grew to some amazing heights and erupted in a huge variety of keyword research, site analysis tools and rank monitoring platforms. We've tried and tested them all and have honestly been dissatisfied with the majority. Most of them have not kept up with significant algorithm changes and do a poor job [...]

Lost your rankings in Google? Built some dodgy links in the past that you're now worried about? Been a victim of a competitor attack? Google's Penguin update, first released in April 2012 changed the face of link building as we knew it. Prior to that, sites linking to yours did little harm, at least not [...]

You spend hours every week cultivating the perfect content for your blog. Well written posts targeted perfectly to your audience, lovingly edited to say just what you mean to, using just the right words. Everything you do seems to be just right, and yet your social media numbers are less than stellar. What's going on? [...]

Why Was My Display Ad Disapproved?

by Vicki Carayannakis September 26th, 2014

It happens all the time. You upload a sweet new set of ads you're sure is going to pump new life into your display campaign. But then it either gets disapproved at the gate, or flagged a couple of days later. There are a bunch of resources out there about text ad disapprovals but unfortunately [...]

Decrease Your Website’s Bounce Rate Today

by Chris Marentis September 25th, 2014

National and local internet marketing experts agree that excessive bounce rates can kill SEO strategy. More important, elevated bounce rates are often indicative of something much worse. High bounce rates can be a telltale sign that your website needs to be redesigned. Users don't like things to be difficult, its one of the cardinal rules [...]

In March of this year, I wrote about the benefits of adding video content into your company's digital marketing strategy. In my blog titled How to Outsmart your Competition with Video Content, I broke down the overall benefits of video, and provided some simple tips and tricks for SMBs looking to add video production into [...]

10 Things Marketers Must Know About Outsourcing Content

by Alicia Thomas September 23rd, 2014

We all know how important content is when it comes to SEO. Whether it be having great content across all pages of your site, or keeping up a blog with valuable and fresh content, you need to take the time to craft content that is not only relevant to your products or services and keywords, [...]

7 Key Strategies to Generate More Leads from Social Media

by Joydeep Bhattacharya September 22nd, 2014

Social media can serve as a gateway for high quality leads. Businesses often underutilize the power of social media in generating vital leads and spend a lot on other channels of digital marketing in source of leads. Social media is an interactive platform for connecting with people so as to exchange, create and share information [...]