Marketing

How to run frugal yet successful business David Koller Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:16

The main reason why individuals come together to form a business is the notion that they can earn more by working together rather than alone. Pooling resources are one of the means through which more work can be done, and reducing costs is the other. In this sense, frugality is the cornerstone of any business endeavor. Therefore, every successful company is by definition a frugal one as well. Does this mean that becoming frugal is an automatic process? Not in the slightest.

3 Smart Tactics to Make Your SEO Less Expensive Maria Jones Mon, 01/08/2018 - 06:12

Most businesses understand that SEO can be long-drawn and ROI realization can be slow. However, because you need to invest quite heavily in the initial periods, you could very well see the ROI becoming negative. For many small businesses with limited resources, this can be immensely stressful. Unfortunately, spending less in the early stages can either leave you stuck with low-quality SEO professionals or simply prolong the agony of a negative ROI. Some suggestions on how you can slash the cost of your SEO campaign without spoiling your strategy.

Infographic: How Long Does It Take to Rank in Google?

A week, a month, a year plus? The question of how long it takes to rank top of Google is one that we’re asked almost daily. Unfortunately, it is a difficult question to answer as there are just so many variables to consider: existing domain authority, competition, on-site ranking factors, off-site ranking factors, etc. The graphic below may help you answer your questions.

This Infographic is courtesy of the The Website Group.

10 Questions to Ask an Internet Marketing Agency Before Engaging Dawn Mentzer Mon, 12/11/2017 - 06:04

Strategizing and executing Internet marketing campaigns require specialized expertise and hours of effort. Unless your company has the knowledge, skills, tools and time to handle all of your digital marketing efforts, you’ll need the assistance of a digital marketing firm.

But how can you know whether you’re entering into a relationship with a partner who is not only capable of helping you reach your goals, but also a good fit with your company culture?

Both components are essential because:

Using Movavi Video Editor In Online Marketing Campaigns

There are many different programs that you will need to use in modern online marketing campaigns. In the past, all you had to do was rely on text but nowadays we need to always focus on video use. People look for videos so modern marketing is all about high-quality video production. Thankfully, video editing is getting easier than it ever was. This is because of the different programs available. One that you surely want to learn more about is Movavi Video Editor.

Movavi Video Editor is great for online marketing campaigns because:

Snapchat VS Instagram – Which Stories Are Better For Boosting Business?

In 2013, Snapchat introduced Stories as a new form of ephemeral content which instantly appealed to a younger audience. Three years later, Instagram followed with its own version of Stories, not so different from Snapchat’s version. However, in a year Stories boosted Instagram’s audience and became a big competition to Snapchat. The most important things you should be asking yourself is how does this affect brands and marketers, and what is the best way to reap the benefits from both platforms.

Four Reasons Why Your Business Needs an App

With a large majority of the global population increasing their smartphone and tablet usage when it comes to browsing for and buying products online, it makes sense to build your business a functional and easy to use mobile app. Providing a mobile app for your customers not only gives them another platform in order to buy products from your company, it will also help your reputation and give your business a more professional and up to date appearance. If you’re considering developing an app for your business, here are just some of the potential benefits you might experience.

Top 4 Strategies That Will Improve Your Online Ad Buying Program Walter Moore Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:47

Few forms of advertising are as powerful as online ads. With more people shopping online than ever, you want to allocate a good portion of your marketing and advertising budget to this endeavor. The key is to work smart and make the most of the effort. Here are four strategies that will help you get the most from your campaigns.

Recognize That Ad Buying Has Changed

UK customer experience worsening as social media performance slumps

Reading, 1 November 2017, UK brands are struggling to cope with a rising volume of queries and growing consumer expectations, according to the Eptica Multichannel Customer Conversation Study, which was released today. The 100 UK companies surveyed could only answer 44% of routine questions asked on the web, email, Twitter and Facebook, down from 49% in 2016.

Building A Successful B2B Social Media Marketing Campaign

If you are asked to think about a page/profile that is very successful on social media, you will hardly think of a Business to Business (B2B) company. This is because Business to Customer (B2C) companies have understood much more quickly the importance of this medium as a digital marketing strategy and dominated the market. But it is foolish to think that social networking is only about talking to end consumers.