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Checklist #2 – Mobile Friendly

Checklist #2 – Mobile Friendly
Over 50% of Canadians now own a smartphone according to new research from Catalyst and GroupM Next. We use our phones at home, at work and on the go for everything from getting directions to checking the weather to social media and online transactions. With so many people using smartphone, your…
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How Much Should a Website Cost

How Much Should a Website Cost
You ask for a quote for a website.  What you get is not three similar prices, but three very different prices.  What do you do?  How do you determine what it should really cost for a website for your company? You don’t want to pay too much or too little…
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Google Deadline for Mobile Friendly

Google Deadline for Mobile Friendly
April 21st, Google will implement a change that will significantly impact sites aren’t Mobile Friendly This is a time to pay attention.  Google is actually notifying the public that they are making a change and what the change is. If your website is not Mobile Friendly, it’s going to be…
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6 Common Misconceptions About Website Design

6 Common Misconceptions About Website Design
Designing a website takes time to do it right.  Here’s a great little article pointing out some of the key areas that you need to avoid when redesign your site. It starts with the right content – focused, formatting for multiple devices, keeping it simple, and more. 6 Common Misconceptions  …
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How to Get Better Rankings on Google?

How to Get Better Rankings on Google?
SEO (Search Engine Optimization) SEO is the process of affecting your visibility in a search engine’s search results (see expanded definition on Wikipedia). Getting ranked highly on Search Engines like Google, isn’t easy, but it is possible for many companies to do. Background of Rankings Search engines (like Google) know…
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Has Google Plus Failed?

Has Google Plus Failed?
Google Plus now has more followers than twitter.  And with it’s integration with Google Places, it’s become essential for anyone who is wants to do local marketing online. Here’s some insightful thoughts from Fast Company on Google Plus: Plus-One This: Proof That Google Plus Will Prevail
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Content for Different Buying Stages

Content for Different Buying Stages
Here’s an excellent article that breaks down the three different buying stages and the kind of content that prospects are looking for: Early Stage Leads:  They are trying gathering information about the problem they are facing and how (and if) they can put together a business plan to address their…
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