September 17, 2013

“It’s All About Trust”: Conversations with Client Services

Here at Propel Marketing, we have a pretty fantastic team dedicated to helping all sorts of local businesses expand their digital reach. One of the people that helps make it happen? Ryan Mulligan, Client Services Manager and multi-tasker extraordinaire. I sat down with Ryan for a quick chat to hear more...
September 11, 2013

Rules of Engagement: Why you should care about Facebook’s Story Bump

We all moan and groan any time Facebook changes any feature on their social platform, claiming Facebook is no longer user friendly. Their latest move is a great game changer for business! Much like Google, Facebook has taken a turn in updating its algorithm, known as EdgeRank, to reward posts or stories with the most user engagement...
September 9, 2013

Bounce Rates and the Search for Self on your business website

Ever been window-shopping, and you’ve popped into a store only to immediately realize the store offers nothing you want? Same thing happens with websites. Sometimes a customer opens a website, looks for a matter of seconds, and immediately closes the window (or hits the back button on their browser) without even glancing at a second page...
September 6, 2013

How brands are using Vine

Still not sold on Vine videos for your business? What can those 6 second videos really do to promote your products, exhibit your services, and show off your company's great culture? You'd be surprised...
September 4, 2013

Extreme Makeover: Propel Marketing’s Responsive Redesign!

Notice anything different about us? We've just launched our newly redesigned website, propelmarketing.com! Our snazzy new makeover comes with a more organized layout, flashy graphics, and a responsive design to help you view our website from any and all devices! What do you think of Propel's new look?
August 27, 2013

The New Word: Pre-Roll and Native Video Advertising in the Age of Content

Written online content will eventually become obsolete and replaced by video. According to Smashing Magazine, the total amount of digital content on the web as of way back in 2010, is 1 zettabyte. As the amount of human-generated, digital content skyrockets, new business pioneers will seek innovative new ways to engage their customers and separate themselves from their competition. Some already have...