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What Can I Do About Inappropriate or Inaccurate Business Reviews?
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What Can I Do About Inappropriate or Inaccurate Business Reviews?

Bad reviews can destroy your business. It may sound a bit dramatic, but it’s true. This year alone, we’ve seen multiple cases where businesses were so overwhelmed by bad reviews on Yelp and Google they had no choice but to shut down. We saw one of these cases just this week. After it was announced…

Google+ Will Die a Million Deaths Before It's Gone
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Google+ Will Die a Million Deaths Before It's Gone

One of the funniest recurring jokes in the world of internet marketing and tech is, “Google+ is dead.” We’ve pretty much been joking about it since the social media platform launched. And we’ve all made some hilarious graphic for it: Wait, did I say funniest joke? I meant most overused. The Beginning of a Long…

Do We Need a Mobile App for Our Business?
Do We Need a Mobile App for Our Business?

As the never-ending hubbub over mobile device usage rages on, many website owners are being told they must have a mobile app. From claims that mobile has killed web design to unsolicited emails that offer you an amazing mobile app for $99, it’s hard to sift through all the fearmongering and empty promises. So let’s…

Should We Allow Comments on Our Company Blog?
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Should We Allow Comments on Our Company Blog?

Having a blog on your company website can have a positive impact on your business. It can also feel like the bane of your existence. Coming up with content for your business blog is difficult enough without having to deal with loads of useless blog comments. Yes, that’s right. It’s 2015 and spammers are still…

Your Analytics Data Says You Need a New Website
Your Analytics Data Says You Need a New Website

Many business owners take a rather subjective approach to determine when they need a new website. They may look at their own site and think it looks outdated. Or they might look at a competitor’s brand new site and get the sudden urge to do better. Or they may shrug and say, “Looks fine to…

Web design is actually more alive than ever
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Web design is actually more alive than ever

Earlier this week, an article from UX Magazine ran on Mashable under the headline “Web design is dead.” This headline follows the typical strategy of many content sites: “Let’s piss a bunch of people off and get them to click, comment, and share so we can earn even more advertising dollars!” The article had 17,000…

Should I Link to Other Websites?
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Should I Link to Other Websites?

Our clients often receive requests from other websites to post a link. Typically, these requesters aren’t trying to sell anything. They’re simply asking for a reciprocal link: if you link to us, we’ll link to you. If you have a website, there’s a good chance you’ve received requests like this before. Many of them seem…

How Much Should We Be Spending on Google AdWords?
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How Much Should We Be Spending on Google AdWords?

Determining the right budget for your digital advertising campaign can be a bit of a challenge. There are many factors that come into play here, some of which are completely beyond your control: Your industry Your competition Your goals Your company’s allocated marketing budget Your company’s philosophy regarding digital advertising With all these things in…

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