Category: Strategy

The Archives

Website Templates vs Custom Site: Which is Right for You?

Website templates are affordable, but will it cost you in the end?   If you are looking to build a new website, or upgrade your existing website, you may be weighing your options on the best solution. Let’s assume you’ve already ruled out the basic drag & drop platform, such as Wix. There are tons of […]

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday You know the holiday shopping season has arrived when the bargain hunters buckle up and hit the big box stores searching for Black Friday deals, or sit at home in their cozy chair looking through all the online sales from Cyber Monday. The holiday sandwich between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small […]

Digital Marketing Plan: Five Things To Consider

Digital Marketing Plan Basics A solid digital marketing plan is a requirement for any business, from the smallest to the largest. Many business owners find it challenging to navigate through the abundance of solutions available, and knowing which areas to devote their time and energy. If you can relate to this issue, then keep reading […]

How Can Influencer Marketing Help Your Business?

How can influencer marketing help your business? An influencer is anyone that has the power to persuade others to do something the wouldn’t normally¬†do. Influencer marketing is strategically using an influencer¬†to create brand awareness and generate more business for your company. Here are three examples of influencer marketing: Influencer Marketing on National Level A great […]

3 Red Flags In Small Business Marketing

3 Red Flags In Small Business Marketing Starting a small business takes plenty of planning and preparation. Without a strong and developed small business marketing plan, your business likely won’t last very long. Here are three common red flags we see with small business marketing. Lack of Marketing Every small business, regardless of product or […]

What’s the Best Digital Marketing Channel for Small Businesses?

What’s the Best Digital Marketing Channel for Small Businesses? As a small business owner, there are many ways to use digital marketing to increase revenue. To optimize your investment, it’s so important to choose the best digital marketing channel(s), but it can be tricky. Here are some tips for getting started: Define a Target Audience […]

Lead Generation vs Lead Validation? What’s the difference?

Lead Generation vs Lead Validation Many small business owners don’t see the value of a website because it doesn’t always generate them many new leads. However, a website on its own is not a very effective lead generation tool. Lead generation is the result of designing and implementing a digital marketing plan which includes SEO, […]

Make Yourself a Subject Matter Expert

Whether you know it or not, as a small business owner, you’re already a subject matter expert. A subject matter expert (or SME for short) is someone with a deep understanding and expertise in a particular niche subject matter or field of study. These are the people we turn to when we need answers to […]