July 31, 2013

5 Actionable Ideas to Design a Successful Mobile Strategy

Today consumers use smartphones and tablets to interact with businesses 24/7. Roughly 20% of total searches come from mobile devices. Even more interesting, the volume of […]
July 30, 2013

10 Helpful Display Advertising Tips for Capturing New Customers and Building Brand Awareness

Building brand awareness- making sure consumers are familiar with the life and availability of your product- is a key part of a complete web presence for your local business. One way to effectively build brand awareness is through vibrant, compelling display advertising. Not sure what makes a strong display ad? Here are some key points to focus on...
July 25, 2013

Building Blocks of Online Presence

There are so many different outlets to get your business “out there” into the online world, which is so very important these days. Listings, Local pages and Social Media are just a few of the many options. Maybe you have a website, but what else are you using to get noticed? What do you need to excel? What can you do to be the best? Get started building your online presence with three easy tools...
July 23, 2013

Hacking: a Real Problem for Small Businesses

Chances are, if you’re a small business owner, you’re trying to get informed on how to be safe and secure online. Good news! This could help you become part of the 17% of small businesses that have some sort of cyber security plan.... SMB owners don’t have the time or resources to protect themselves against something that could seemingly never happen to you – why would they? Here’s why…
July 23, 2013
Business Blogging

Business Blogging – Everything you Need to Know to Get Started

Small Business Blogging Introduction The decision to start a blog for your business can seem daunting, but if done properly it doesn’t have to be too […]
July 11, 2013

2013’s Web Design Trends for Your Small Business

A well-designed, concise website is an extremely important tool for bring a potential customer into your small business. With constantly changing design trends, it's important to understand what is essential, with consideration to you your business’ budget. Let's take a look at the top web design trends for 2013, as chosen by Website Magazine, and what they mean for your small business’ marketing strategy...