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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[…]

How to Show Businesses with Small Budgets That They Need Your SEO Services - Boostability

How to Show Businesses with Small Budgets That They Need Your SEO Services

Although SEO is essential for businesses of all sizes, you could argue that it is most important for small businesses. Startups and companies that lack visibility online need to establish themselves as experts in their niche. They need to show that their products and services are invaluable for improving lives. The only way to do Read more about How to Show Businesses with Small Budgets That They Need Your SEO Services[…]

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[…]

Selling SEO: Small Businesses & Small Budgets

Selling SEO: Small Businesses and Small Budgets

SEO can help any company of any size. But there’s no doubt that small businesses need SEO the most AND face the toughest SEO challenges, not the least of which is smaller budgets. Small businesses are often focused on larger growth margins and are looking to double or triple in size. In the same time Read more about Selling SEO: Small Businesses and Small Budgets[…]

the vital benefits of on-site search optimization

The Vital Benefits Of On-Site Search Optimization

In the SEO world we talk a lot about search and optimizing for search engines. But there’s another type of search worthy of a place in the SEO conversation and strategy: on-site search. On-site search is exactly that: a search feature on your website. Ebay and Amazon are obvious examples of websites with prominent on-site Read more about The Vital Benefits Of On-Site Search Optimization[…]

The Power of Reviews: Lessons from Airbnb and Uber

The Power of Reviews: Lessons from Airbnb and Uber

Growing up, we were taught not to get in a car with a stranger, not to let strangers into our home, not to take food from strangers, and other best-practice habits to keep us safe and help us live long, fulfilling lives. This week, I took an Uber to my Airbnb and ordered takeout delivered Read more about The Power of Reviews: Lessons from Airbnb and Uber[…]

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[…]

How Can I Get My Business To Show Up On Local Search?

How Can I Get My Business To Show Up On Local Search?

Since consumers access the Internet frequently for their daily needs, it has never been more imperative to get your business online and embedded in local searches. Indeed, a local online listing for a brick-and-mortar business is mandatory. In today’s article, I’ll discuss why it’s critical to be listed on local online searches, how you can Read more about How Can I Get My Business To Show Up On Local Search?[…]

Fetch as Google: Seeing Your Website as Google Sees It

Fetch as Google: Seeing Your Website as Google Sees It

Users of webmaster tools can see how Google crawls and renders their URLs with the assistance of the “Fetch as Google” tool. Working the same as Googlebot, the tool enables users to check for issues such as blocked resources and to verify that Google is able to render dynamic content correctly to play a role Read more about Fetch as Google: Seeing Your Website as Google Sees It[…]

OPG Poulsbo Logo

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[…]