Local Marketing– Why you Need a Great Google Business Profile

Local Marketing– Why you Need a Great Google Business Profile

If you run any kind of local trade or service business, you need a steady flow of local enquiries from the right kind of people, to keep you and your team busy, week after week. Having a Google Business Profile could do wonders for your business.  It will help you get found online in local…

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An SEO Audit Will Reveal if Your Website has Been SEO’d Properly

SEO audit

Every website needs to be structured, coded and optimised properly to appear in search engines.  If it isn’t, it probably won’t appear in the first few pages search engine results when someone does a search. For Example:  if you have a concreting business, you would want your website to be found on page 1 of…

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How Not to Get Ripped Off by SEO Providers: Pt 2 – Local SEO

local seo

Our mission is to provide business owners with useful, practical help on commonsense marketing techniques that work.  We’re not interested in gimmicks and the latest fads. We’re only interested in affordable, proven strategies that actually work.  SEO – when done properly – is one of them. In part 1 of Our How Not to Get…

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How Not to Get Ripped Off by SEO Providers: Pt 1 – Onsite SEO

onsite seo

If you have a pulse, and a website, then you are fair game for every SEO “expert” on the planet.  Like me, you probably get inundated every day with emails, even phone calls, telling you that your website is not ranking on the first page of Google, but they can fix it.  We get these…

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Incredible Inbound Marketing Statistics

Incredible Inbound Marketing Statistics

Chances are you’ve heard of inbound marketing, and the following 7 inbound marketing statistics are sure to impress you. But, do you know what it is and how to use it to grow your business? Inbound marketing is an effective way to generate leads, regardless of your industry, so it’s worth taking the time to learn about…

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3 Key Google Analytic Reports To Help Improve Your Results (Part 1)

3 Key Google Analytic Reports To Help Improve Your Results (Part 1)

Do you use Google Analytics (GA)? If not, you should! The free GA reports provide a wealth of valuable info to help you see what’s going on in your business and make tweaks to improve results. There are tons of reports available, but you could end up suffering “paralysis by analysis” if you’re not careful.…

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Are You Up to Date with Google My Business?

Are You Up to Date with Google My Business?

In June 2014 Google amalgamated Google Places or Google Local with other Google apps into a new service called “Google My Business”. And it’s a lot more powerful than ever – so you definitely need to have an optimised listing and work it if you want your business to be found online. When you “claim”…

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