Are People Who Need You Finding You?

Getting found on Google

How your website is optimized for Google search (SEO) is crucial to being found when someone is searching for what you have to offer. I was walking my neighborhood one evening, a lady stopped me to ask directions. Lady: “Which is 11th?” Me: “11th what? There’s 11th Street, 11th Place and 11th Way.” Lady: “I… Read more Are People Who Need You Finding You?

Fix My RV – An Inbound Marketing Success Story

Fix My RV - success story

Jim  Averyt, owner of Fix My RV, a mobile RV repair service based in Peoria, AZ, attended my social media marketing seminar at the Peoria Chamber of Commerce’s Expo a few years ago. They were in need of some inbound marketing assistance. When I met with them, I saw that Jim and his wife Barb,… Read more Fix My RV – An Inbound Marketing Success Story

How to Market Local Brick-and-Mortars for Success: 3 Free Tools

Local Small Businesses need these SEO tools

Endeavoring to market local brick-and-mortar businesses organically (non-paid) is actually fairly simple when you take advantage these 3 free tools: Instagram, Google My Business and Facebook. How one local business managed to increase Facebook reach when others were losing theirs… You may have read — and I’ve written on the subject — that due to… Read more How to Market Local Brick-and-Mortars for Success: 3 Free Tools

A Free Boost for Locals with Google My Business

Google My Business

In a recent post, I told you about the change in Google My Business (GMB) – it’s just for local brick-and-mortar businesses. (E-commerce and home-based businesses click here.) Once you have your GMB account set-up and the verification postcard is on it’s way, or if you’re already verified (You’ll see the blue check mark), you… Read more A Free Boost for Locals with Google My Business