Stop Making New Year's Resolutions 2018

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year is a great time for self-reflection and a milestone to measure accomplishment, but it”s really not worth waiting for. I’m pretty sure that these great ideas to make you a better, more complete person, didn’t just hit you after Christmas. You’ve known for some time what you need to do, this is the Read more about New Year’s Resolutions[…]

Google Partners Connect -Retail

Google Partners Connect – Retail

Thank you to everyone who made it to Google Partners Connect last week. Apologies to anyone who had trouble getting into the building, we were unaware that the building was less accessible because of WeWork Summer Camp. We left a note on the door and tried our best to keep an eye out for attendees, Read more about Google Partners Connect – Retail[…]

Karlie Kloss Creates a Website with Wix.com

Why Wix Is Bad At SEO

It has become recently fashionable in the SEO sector to kick Wix, sorry to pile on, but Wix SEO is a bit of a joke frankly and I’m getting pretty annoyed with their practices and a particular YouTube campaign they are running. Wix has been bombarding me (anyone else?) with ads from Karli Kloss about Read more about Why Wix Is Bad At SEO[…]

Google My Business

Build A Free Website With Google My Business

We recently received a request from a client to migrate their old website to a new platform. We were already considering using Google Sites and after reading Mike Blumenthal’s post on the number of sites created with Google My Business we decided to check out this new feature to see if it is worth recommending Read more about Build A Free Website With Google My Business[…]

How To Take Food Photos

Celebrate Food Pics With Google Local Guides In July

Google Local Guides have been celebrating July with food pics at their favorite restaurants. You may have noticed some extra activity in your Google My Business account. I’ve certainly noticed some more reviews and photos for my restaurateur clients. In terms of search marketing, people looking for a “restaurant near me,” want to see: the Read more about Celebrate Food Pics With Google Local Guides In July[…]

11 WordPress Themes for Bands & Musicians

11 WordPress Themes for Bands & Musicians

There are several WordPress themes for bands and musicians available on the WordPress Repository and on ThemeForest if you are looking for a little more control than the free band website platforms that have pre-built templates or maybe you want to build your own publishing rights, become a label, and sell your own music. We love Read more about 11 WordPress Themes for Bands & Musicians[…]

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OPG Poulsbo, Olympic Photo Group vs Olympic Property Group

There are two OPG’s in Poulsbo, one is a photographer and the other is a company that is a much larger employer, listed on NASDAQ, and that helped found Poulsbo and other timber communities in Kitsap County. Want to guess which one ranks when you Google OPG? Poulsbo, WA is a community of approximately 10,000 Read more about OPG Poulsbo, Olympic Photo Group vs Olympic Property Group[…]

Thanks For Participating In Google Partners Connect

Thanks For Participating In Google Partners Connect

Thanks to everyone who could attend our event last Wednesday at Google Partners Connect. One of the best presentations we have hosted in two years of Partners Connect events. Mobile is becoming so pervasive that the average person checks their phone over a 150 times a day now. That’s about every six minutes. Getting food, Read more about Thanks For Participating In Google Partners Connect[…]

Websites for Bands and Musicians

You and your band may not “need” a music website for your band, but it can make things a lot easier for communicating with fans, finding new gigs, or selling your music and merchandise. Band websites are probably the easiest way to share your work on social media or collect email address for fan email newsletters, promote Read more about Websites for Bands and Musicians[…]

Hyphens vs Underscores

Yes, stuff like this matters. It matters because the programmers at Google designed the search engine to recognize and search for programming syntax and the underscore is common in programming languages. Google is still a dumb robot, it is getting better at understanding the intricacies of language, but it is still just a program that Read more about Hyphens vs Underscores[…]