Marketing

Advertising Vs. Marketing

The majority of business owners do not know the difference between marketing and advertising. That’s a problem because it leads to unrealistic expectations, mistakes in strategy and rushing to get results. Understanding the difference, how they both can help your business and how to utilize them can go a long way in building a successful business that generates sales and develops long-lasting relationships with customers. Marketing Marketing is the focus on building a brand, a presence, introducing your business to consumers. [...]

Marketing An App

There are millions of apps created each year. Aspiring entrepreneurs are trying to take their idea to the next level and see if it can become popular. There are apps for gaming, tracking fitness results, tracking what you eat, keeping up to date on your favorite sports teams, monitoring finances and stocks, playing games, watching videos and more. Apps have become the new website, meaning companies invest thousands of dollars into them and then forget to utilize app marketing [...]

Did You Forget About Business Listings?

Hopefully, you have a good grasp on the advantages of SEO. It gets you ranked on the top pages for important keywords that are relevant to your business; it offers higher conversion rates and is a cost-effective way of being found by interested consumers. It also can build your brand and help protect it. However, it does take time to work and that’s why you have to have patience. If you are looking for something that can help you [...]

Stop Trying To Sell, Start Trying To Educate

It’s easier than ever to reach an audience. You can reach them on social media, by blogging, by using display ads, with email marketing and other options. However, the challenge is to get their attention and keep it. You can have a great ad with great placement and still not get the click just because the person isn’t interested in buying something right now or they are distracted by something else. One of the biggest mistakes small businesses make is [...]

5 Marketing Tips For Doctors

For many doctors, the idea of getting more patients isn’t something they have to worry about. Some cannot find time to see a new patient for weeks or even months. However, for many physicians, competition has never been steeper as is the need for a strong online presence. How do you build your brand, introduce new services, protect your online reputation and establish yourself as the leading expert in your field? Here are some doctor marketing tips that will [...]

The Big Secret To Increasing Sales Online

You really don’t care what works as long as something does. Every business owner is interested in one thing, seeing results. You don’t care if it’s from social media, email marketing, having an employee out front of your store spinning a sign or something else, you just want to see sales. That’s fair and that’s why you need to be prepared to try new things. Everything works different when it comes to ecommerce marketing because it depends on several [...]

It’s Time To Take Your Email Marketing To The Next Level

Social media and email marketing are the top two forms of internet marketing businesses do today. That’s more than SEO, PPC, display and anything else and the reason is because it’s cost-effective and produces immediate results. It’s also very easy to do whether you are managing your company Facebook page or hiring a company to hit 20,000 people in your area with an email about a sale you have coming up. There is no television channel, newspaper or website [...]

How To Market Your Shopify Website

Shopify is one of the most popular ecommerce solution platforms that allows small business owners to put their entire store online at a low price. One of the biggest advantages the platform offers is that anyone can do it as it does not require any web design experience and it is also very affordable. Businesses pay a small monthly fee which includes customer support and assistance and then a small fee per each transaction made through the site. For a [...]

5 Ways To Improve Conversion Rates

The average conversion rate can be anywhere from 2% to 5%. There are several things that go into having a higher conversion rate and the better the results, the better your ROI. Very rarely can you launch a single campaign and see great results. The businesses that see the best results have spent months or years finetuning their efforts, improving on ad placement, promotional content and more until they see their numbers go up. While every campaign is different, here [...]

Don’t Be Shy About Your Marketing

We’ve all seen a bad commercial. The images stink, the acting looks bad and it’s annoying to the eyes and especially the ears. The worst part is that those commercials are shown over and over again. Why do these companies show this stuff to us? Because they know that even though their commercial is bad, it’s going to leave an impression with you and you will remember it more than something that is good. That doesn’t mean you should do [...]