• By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Grammarly Review: The Pros and Cons to the Proofreading App


    Jan 12 - Grammarly is a new startup that seems to be gaining some traction amongst online writers. Typos, punctuation errors, grammar errors, and more have always been a source of anxiety for writers as well as general email users or business owners. Spell-ch...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Why Co-Marketing Isn’t Going Anywhere in 2015

    Marketing Strategy

    Jan 8 - As much as we want to believe we can do it all on our own, having someone there to help you accomplish your goals is necessary if you want to stay sane, especially if you're starting a business. One of the easiest ways to get this help is by entering...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    LinkedIn Paid Ads 101: What You Need to Get Started


    Jan 7 - This is a long overdue topic. LinkedIn is considered one of the largest social networks out there with 250+ million members, and the largest when it comes to professional topics, so it really is a prime place to advertise. Unfortunately, many compani...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    What Is Worth the Money When It Comes to Social Media and Your Blog?


    Jan 6 - When it comes to finances, business owners are always talking about paid search and SEO and all of the various costs that go along with both. However, as your business begins to grow you’ll find that looking at your online marketing in even smaller...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Google Analytics Real-Time Widgets to Try in 2015


    Jan 5 - Real-time widgets were added to Google Analytics back in 2013, but many companies still shy away from this option or have missed it altogether. Google Analytics can be overwhelming enough when you’re first getting started, but once you’re ready t...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Happy Holidays! Google Give Us the Gift of Continuous Penguin Updates


    Dec 29 - The first Penguin update rolled out in October 2014 after more than one year without any Penguin updates, and it’s still in the news. Normally an update will occur and then it’s time to go into recovery mode and you don’t hear much from Google,...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Interview with Rich Kahn: Is Your Server to Blame for Click Fraud?


    Dec 23 - As we head into the New Year there are a few not-so-fun things to have to consider, click fraud being one of them. Many companies will install a Malware software and then go about their other activities, but the truth is that click fraud is a more se...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    15 Mobile Optimization Efforts You Should Use for 2015


    Dec 22 - The way that mobile works and what small businesses need to do to be successful in mobile changes each year, and 2015 is no different. If you have a mobile strategy in place you’re already off to a great start, but it’s important to continue to g...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Top SEO Forums in 2015 and Why They Matter


    Dec 18 - Forums are one of those things that many businesses are scared to get involved in because so many have a bad name. For many years people would spam different forums with links to their own companies, which of course led to Google penalizing the forum...

  • By: Amanda DiSilvestro

    Google Analytics Updates: iOS App Installs, Tag Manager Improvements, and more


    Dec 17 - These last few months we saw a few updates from Google Analytics, all of which can help small businesses in 2015 if you get started on the right foot. There were three major updates that are probably the most beneficial: iOS app install tracking, the...