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Top 5 Strategies for Smart Cyber Security

Top 5 Strategies for Smart Cyber Security

1. Use Strong Passwords Enable 2-Step verification whenever offered by your online subscription or service. This will help protect you against fraud, identity theft and hackers.2. Keep your Software and Operating Systems Updated Yes, those annoying software updates...

2020 Marketing Planning Calendar

2020 Marketing Planning Calendar

One of my favorite tools we have created over the last few years is this handy planning calendar.  The calendar includes all those special days of the year plus special themes for each month. 2020 will be an exciting year! We have the Olympics and a big election...

25 Ways To Promote Your Online Cattle Auction on Facebook

25 Ways To Promote Your Online Cattle Auction on Facebook

As the popularity of online livestock auctions continues to build, their is still a world of opportunity to take advantage of all social media has to offer! By using Facebook to promote your event, you will also be building brand awareness, developing a communication channel, and adding to your e-mail list. We have developed this list of 25 ways to promote your online cattle auction on Facebook.

2019 Marketing Planning Calendar

2019 Marketing Planning Calendar

Once again we are providing a FREE download to help you with your marketing efforts in 2019. We have expanded our calendar to include more of those special days of the year. We have still included monthly worksheets to help you plan out your website content, blog...

2018 Marketing Planning Calendar

2018 Marketing Planning Calendar

Looking for the 2019 Calendar? Find it here: 2019 Marketing Planning Calendar --- Get a quick list of all the holidays, important events and special days in 2018 to help you plan your marketing strategies - all in one easy printable. Our 2018 Marketing Planning...

Business Mentors

Business Mentors

I was lucky enough to grow up with several business mentors in the family. Many of us have learned certain skills from special mentors or bosses over the years and I happen to be related to mine. My mom gave me hard work and passion, my dad taught me how to properly...

Ultimate 2017 Marketing Planning Calendar

Ultimate 2017 Marketing Planning Calendar

Download this handy reference for your 2017 marketing planning. Includes all the significant dates for 2016 including holidays, special sport events and special monthly designations.

10 Pages To Include On Your Website

10 Pages To Include On Your Website

So you are building a website or updating your outdated site. What should you include on your new site? The guys at Red Website Design created this cool infographic highlighting 10 pages you should include and we couldn't agree more. In fact just today as I was...

Essentials for a Perfect Small Business Website

Essentials for a Perfect Small Business Website

Building a website for your small business does not need to be overwhelming. Here are 6 essential elements to create an effective small business website. Get your information out there in a professionally packaged website. If you can't do it yourself, hire an expert...

Does Your Website Have Enough White Space?

Does Your Website Have Enough White Space?

While some businesses are tempted to cram as much information into a web page as they possibly can, sometimes less is more. Creating a layout with enough white space or negative space can impact the appeal of your site. Having a visually appealing website creates trust with the visitors and conveys you really have it together and present your information professionally.

Content Marketing is a Balancing Act

Content Marketing is a Balancing Act

Are you looking to create content that is reliable and shareworthy? It is a balancing act to have a successful content marketing strategy. You need and want that strategy to generate leads and improve your SEO and also be trustworthy so people can share it with...

Infographics – the Bomb.com for Content Marketing

Infographics – the Bomb.com for Content Marketing

Looking to boost your marketing strategy? Using infographics can help! More and more people are jumping on the infographic bandwagon and if you're not yet using them then so should you! This infographic from Digital Marketing Philippines will show you the 10 huge...

5 Reasons a Video is Must on your Website

5 Reasons a Video is Must on your Website

Are you aware that adding a video to your website can increase your chances of a first page google result up to 53 times? Did you know that using video in emails can double your open rates? This infographic created by Explainify demonstrates why a video should be part...

7 Ways Wearable Technology Will Affect Your Web Design

7 Ways Wearable Technology Will Affect Your Web Design

If you haven't heard of types of wearable technology such as "Google Glass", then you should probably look into them and learn how they will affect expectations of your website. This infographic from Who Is Hosting This shows what different things wearable technology...

Keyword Research – Gaining the Right Traffic to your Website

Keyword Research – Gaining the Right Traffic to your Website

Are you looking to find out what your target client searches for on Google to create better content? An essential piece of the SEO strategy puzzle is keyword research. By imagining yourself in your client's shoes, you can better understand what they are thinking and...

The 411 on Eye Tracking – How Your Eyes Move On a Website

The 411 on Eye Tracking – How Your Eyes Move On a Website

When creating a website, it is important to be able to understand how your readers read and track information on a page, which can help provide better user experience to generate effective results. Website creation isn't just about the visuals and effect, it is about...

5 Reasons Why Email Marketing is a MUST

5 Reasons Why Email Marketing is a MUST

To communicate with current and potential customers, Email marketing is a great way to go. There are different sources you can use to tackle Email marketing such as MailChimp or Constant Contact and they're relatively cheap or free to use. If you are sceptical about...

200 Ranking Factors of Google

200 Ranking Factors of Google

"SEO is the process of improving a websites ranking on the natural (unpaid) listings on Google", according to Red Website Design. There are numerous things that are taken into account when Google considers where to rank a site both on your website and externally....

SOS! UPDATE YOUR WEBSITE!

SOS! UPDATE YOUR WEBSITE!

According to a recent survey done by Visible Logic, 80% of consumers choose a product, service or company over a competitor because it had a better website. Your business could be severely missing out if your website is below par compared to your competitors. Visible...

The Power of Word-Of-Mouth Marketing

The Power of Word-Of-Mouth Marketing

Word of mouth has been known as the most reliable form of marketing. Are you aware that consumers are 50 times more likely to buy something if it is recommended to them through friends or family? "Consumers are more likely to believe people they know over adverts and...

Crucial Web Design Stats of 2016

Crucial Web Design Stats of 2016

"My website was created only a couple years ago, I don't need to redesign it!" WRONG. Website design is fastly evolving amongst everything else in the digital marketing world. To stay on top of your game and continue to grow your website traffic, an update is...

Colour Psychology of Logo Design

Colour Psychology of Logo Design

What does your business logo look like? How and why did you choose the colors that you did? What impressions do you think those colors give? Having the right color scheme can say a lot about your business and have make a huge difference on the first impressions it...

Increase Website Traffic With Google Analytics

Increase Website Traffic With Google Analytics

Are you unsure how Google Analytics works? Are you looking for an increase in traffic for your website? Well, here's your quick guide to Google Analytics. According to Neil Patel of QuickSprout, looking at reports simply isn't enough. "You have to take the data from...

The Impact of Color on Your Website Design

The Impact of Color on Your Website Design

It is common knowledge that certain colors affect the moods of individuals. This idea can play a big role in effective website design. Having the right color scheme and placing certain colors in the different areas of your website could make a huge impact. According...