Why Google Hates Slow Websites… and What You Can Do to Speed Yours Up

How Fast is Your Website? Many of the business owners we meet with have no idea how to answer that question. In truth, many of them haven’t even thought of website speed and performance in the past. That’s quickly changing, though, because Google has identified page loading times as a major search signal. In other […]

Why Some Business Websites Are So Slow

Have you ever gone to a website and realized it’s taking ages to come online? Don’t you hate that? As it turns out, your visitors hate that too. Even worse, their definition of “ages” might be significantly shorter than yours. Surveys and user behavior studies suggest that you have around three seconds to interest someone […]

Why you Probably Aren’t Ranking on Google

Why You Probably Aren’t Ranking on Google

Amongst business owners and marketing executives, search engine optimization (or SEO) is like a professional sport. Although most decision-makers haven’t done much content writing or technical HTML work, they stay up-to-date on the latest trends and ranking on Google algorithm shifts. They become armchair quarterbacks of search marketing. That’s generally a good thing. Anyone who […]

4 Incredibly Easy Ways to Use Your Company’s Social Media Accounts

4 Incredibly Easy Ways to Use Your Companys Social Media Accounts

Amazing as it might seem, we sometimes meet with business owners and marketing managers who tell us they don’t have the time or patience for social media marketing. They are either overwhelmed with other tasks, or don’t see a clear benefit to engaging customers and prospects through Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. We can understand this […]

5 Reasons Not to Move Your Website to a DIY Template

5 Reasons Not to Move Your Website to a DIY Template

You’ve seen the ads on TV and online that promise that you can create a brand-new website in under an hour for one amazingly low monthly fee. Sounds like a great way to upgrade your business web presence, doesn’t it? Sign up to make your own DIY templated website and visitors will instantly come to […]