The Benefits of Improving Your Web Page Load Speed

Published on July 16, 2012

The Benefits of Improving Load Speed

Web page load speed is a major factor in ROI and conversion rates. In addition, Google uses the web page load speed to determine rankings. Matt Cutts states that web page load speed is, in fact, used in creating search results, though there are other factors that are weighted more heavily in creating those results. [...]

Why Social Media is Good for Business

Published on July 11, 2012

Why social media is good for business

As the world begins to revolve more and more around the Internet and more and more of the Internet seems to revolve around the various social media communities, advertisers are spending time and money trying to find a way to cash in. The list of companies trying to cash in on what some are still [...]

Affordable Search Engine Marketing

Published on June 26, 2012

Onsite edits are crucial for SMB websites

The first step to successful Search Engine Marketing is site optimization. Ultimately, your site needs to provide a great experience for your visitor, while having the necessary content to rank in the appropriate markets for your business. If your resources are limited, sit down with your SEO company and tell them you want to work on improving your site before starting other work. Your resources can be allocated to proper keyword research, creating relevant and unique content, or creating a fun and efficient website experience for your customer.

Small Business Website Tips

Published on June 5, 2012

Small business website tips

You own a small business and you’re trying to make your presence known online. The challenge many small business owners face is trying to dream big on a small budget. This is a necessary challenge because you know that for a business to survive these days you have to have an online presence. With each [...]

The Influence of Video Online

Published on January 1, 2012

Youtube

As the end of another year passes, it’s fun to reflect and look back on all of the accomplishments and downfalls from the past year.  Not just personally, but also as a business. Think back to what you were hoping to achieve. Did you reach your goals? Is there something you want to focus on [...]

Is An 800 Number Okay For My Maps Listing?

Published on November 10, 2011

800numbers

I really like all of the work that I have been doing on the local maps clients we have here at Boostability.   We have a lot of great small businesses, and I love learning more and more about how to better optimize their listings.  At times, it can be a little daunting to solve [...]

Loading Videos for your Google Maps Listing

Published on November 9, 2011

YouTube

Some of my responsibilities have changed a little here at Boostability.  The world of SEO changes constantly, which means my job does too. I like it; it keeps things interesting. I am starting to work more and more with Google Maps and getting our clients optimized in that way.  Lots of local searches are showing [...]

Google+ Pages

Published on November 7, 2011

Google Profile Page

Google+ now has business pages! For those that have joined Google+ already understand how simple it is to use, and building a business page looks to be rather simple. Now those that are not as tech savvy can have a way to promote their business in a much simpler platform than Facebook. It’s worth checking [...]

SEO Has The Greatest Influence

Published on November 3, 2011

Biggest Impact in Online Marketing

Webmarketing123 just released a report that surveyed 500 different marketing professionals, asking what has the biggest impact in the realm of internet marketing. What had the biggest impact is not surprising, it is SEO. I have talked about the difference of Organic (SEO) and Paid (PPC) before in a previous article and it is very exciting to see [...]

SEO Myth: Shared Hosting Will Affect My Rankings

Published on September 22, 2011

seo myths

Sometimes it is avoidable for small businesses to have their website on a shared hosting server. If you are not familiar with shared hosting, more than likely that is what you have for your website right now. If you have your website hosted on sites such as godaddy, bluehost or dreamhost, you are more than [...]