Optimizing Your Website Speed
Jul - 22 - 2021
What is Page Speed?
Page speed is the amount of time it takes for the content on a website’s page to fully load. This can have a significant, negative impact in terms of conversions & sales, so faster is better!
With so many potential customers waiting a few seconds before the site is loaded, it becomes even more important that the speed of your site doesn't put off these potential buyers. In fact, nearly half of web users expect a site to load at 2 seconds or less and they tend to abandon a site that isn't loaded in 3 seconds according to surveys done by Akamai.
But how long do most websites take to load?
A lot of the page load time standards we use come from a study conducted by Geoff Kenyon, which... (more..)
What are Business Listings and Why Do They Matter?
Jul - 19 - 2021
Business Listings, also called Citations, are an online summary of your essential information for your business. They are a powerful tool to help customers find what they’re looking for and will be especially helpful if you run a local or physical business. Here’s what you need to know:
NAP+WWe didn’t fall asleep on the keyboard. NAP+W is the acronym that explains all our in-depth info about what you need to include in your business listings.
Above are the 4 pieces of information that can be used to provide basic information on your business. Potential customers will need this to contact and locate your establishment.
Here’s a tip regarding your listings: Remember to... (more..)
Improve Keyword Research With These 3 Tips
Jul - 16 - 2021
Boost your SEO to maximize your chances of getting found online! You've likely heard that keywords are critically important to the content on your site, blog, and URL. On the other hand, if you use certain keywords or too many of them they can be a hindrance to your rankings.
Although keywords might not be the most noticeable factor, they do play an important role in helping small businesses get found online. So let’s get right into it by breaking down the long and short (tail) of it.
Do Your Own Keyword Research
Keyword research is a never-ending process that needs to be worked into your marketing strategy and should be based on how you do business and what industry you're in. Including keywords that are... (more..)
Five Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Search Engine Optimization Strategy
Jul - 14 - 2021
In recent years, search engine optimization has firmly established its promotional presence across nearly every industry vertical. No matter the type, size and intent of an organization, business owners on a global level have raced to embrace this potent advertorial resource and incorporate it into their already existing marketing mix of initiatives. These entrepreneurs have learned firsthand that delving into the search engine optimization arena often meets and exceeds expectations and desired results in ways they had previously never imagined
Search Engine Optimization: Have You Embraced This Powerful Resource?
However, despite the overwhelming entrepreneurial consensus that search engine marketing and... (more..)