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Getting the Most out of Google Analytics

Getting the Most out of Google Analytics

As a small business owner, you have many things to keep track of. What visitors are doing on your website may be on that list, but if it’s not, it’s time to start thinking about it. For most small businesses,... Read more.
Three Steps for Mobile Success

Three Steps for Mobile Success

As a business owner in North Canton, there is no doubt that you have seen the shift of marketing. From mailings to local newspaper advertisements then to the need to have a website. Now you hear rumors of the growth... Read more.
Your Website is Never ‘Done’

Your Website is Never ‘Done’

Like many business owners looking for web design help in Akron, Ohio, you may be eagerly awaiting the completion of your official website. While it will be a banner day, indeed, there’s one small caveat: Ideally, your site will never... Read more.
An effective link building strategy for 2013

An effective link building strategy for 2013

I’m a huge proponent of building links through developing great content. We’ve had tremendous success generating traffic and links for our clients using this tactic alone. But sometimes you need more. Linking building. Yes, I hate the term as much... Read more.

Local search ranking factors (Distilled down for consumption)

What does it take to rank locally? Just like traditional SEO there are potentially hundreds or even thousands of factors that combine together and influence why you show up on page one vs. your competition. We only have so much... Read more.

Google+ and the state of the internet (Love to The Oatmeal)

I love The Oatmeal. It’s fun and pretty twisted sometimes which brings out that real, rare (and much needed) LMAO that is sometimes lacking in my days. He recently posted his latest take on the state of the internet (which... Read more.

The benefits of getting listed on Acxiom

Acxiom is one of the largest data distributors online and one of the only services that actually charges a fee. Is the cost worth it? At the end of this post about how to submit to Acxiom it explains the... Read more.

Keyword Research for a Local Business

Keyword research is essential but I’m often challenged by the fact that it’s hard to get good local information for a local key-phrase using the Google Adwords Keyword Tool. Maybe someday they’ll get better at showing us the valuable nuggets of information... Read more.

Online Project Management and CRM Software System Review

I’m taking a little detour from local search marketing to discuss and recommend a solution for project management and CRM software. The Problem I’ve used project management software for many years now and recently developed my own system that made... Read more.

The future of internet marketing

Sometimes I step back and breathe a sigh of relief about what I do for a living. It really does seem that the future is bright. Barely a day goes by that I don’t hear about how having a website... Read more.
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