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Facebook Domain Verification Allows for Link Preview Editing

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

In an effort to combat "fake news" Facebook underwent a few changes in late 2017. The social media giant made it nearly impossible to make edits in the link preview, so if there was an error in the metadata or the image was blurry you were stuck with it – unless you had a few tricks up your sleeve. ...

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The Power of the Pitch

Thursday, November 30, 2017

If you're in sales you will have heard of the elevator pitch and you understand the power it can hold if properly executed. So that begs the question, how do you execute an elevator pitch by today's standards? ...

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Your Instagram Needs More Engagement

Monday, November 27, 2017

Since its launch, Instagram has gone through a few changes. One area you may have noticed is the feed itself. Whether you check your feed throughout the day or a handful of times a week, you may have noticed that the feed isn't in chronological order. So what gives? Well, they've made changes to their algorithm and posts with more engagement are more likely to be seen in a user's feed and potentially the Explore tab. ...

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3 Tips for Advertising during the Holiday Season

Monday, November 20, 2017

For businesses, especially those selling products, Q4 is arguably the biggest quarter of the year. If you haven't already planned your holiday season advertising strategy, now is the time to do so! From Black Friday deals to Shop Small Saturday, even Cyber Monday, there's a strategy out there that will benefit you during Q4. ...

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4 Easy Ways to Distribute Content

Monday, October 30, 2017

Have you ever felt as though your content doesn't reach enough people or as many as it could? There's a good chance you're correct. There are many ways to target a larger audience, gain traffic, and possibly new clients or customers. Let's take a look at some options you may have overlooked or don't realize are available to you in order to distribute your content to a larger audience. ...

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6 Ways Your Business can Benefit from Facebook Live Videos

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Facebook Live has been around for a while now, but, not everyone has used it to their advantage yet. Doing a Facebook Live video isn't as scary as it sounds; you're simply talking to your audience who are made up of people willingly following your business. It also holds numerous benefits, and, it's free to use. So why not use it to benefit your business? Camera shy? Get your employees in on the fun! ...

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Build Your Brand in the 21st Century with These 5 Tips

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The goal is for your business to succeed, correct? You have a product and a team in place, now it's time to take a step back and look at your overall advertising strategy and branding efforts. In the 21st century a weak or muddled branding strategy could lead to the demise of your business. ...

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6 Tips for a More Engaging Facebook Business Page

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Creating a Facebook Page is easy, but, what about creating an engaging Facebook Business Page? Many don't realize that there's a difference between a Facebook Page and Facebook Business Page and more work goes into it than simply adding a couple pictures and posts. ...

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Switch Your M-Dot Domain to Responsive Before the Mobile-First Index Wave Hits

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Today, users are relying more on their mobile device for their online activity and relying less on their computers. With this is mind, the reasoning behind the mobile-first indexing becomes clearer. What does this mean for you, your business, and website? ...

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Google Chrome SSL Certificate Update: What it Means for Your Website

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Google has been discussing an impending update which will mark websites containing forms as "Not Secure", unless they have a SSL certificate (HTTP vs HTTPS). When a consumer attempts to view your website, they will be served with a warning in the address bar which will say "Not Secure" before your URL. This creates significant potential to deter consumers and send them away from your website. It is possible for them to view your website, but, with such a warning, how many people will be brave enough to continue? ...

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