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Content Marketing as a Strategy for Ranking In Search

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It is getting near impossible to rank in Google search by just having a website alone. Producing quality content to help potential customers better understand your industry, products and services can not only help you rank better in search engines but can also help set you apart as a professional on the topic.

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Turn $1700 in Facebook Video Ads into $38,000 in Business

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Late last year Facebook announced video ads. I am sure you have noticed that video has exploded onto Facebook. By my estimates, almost 40% of posts to Facebook have to do with video. As a marketer that was frustrated with what Facebook was doing to those of us with business Facebook pages, I was excited to give video ads a …

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The Importance of Creating – Valley Hackathon 2015

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At 6pm on January 23rd, dozens of programmers converged upon downtown Turlock to take part in the first annual “Valley Hackathon.” This was my first Hackathon and I really had no idea what to expect. Some of the most talented programmers teamed up in groups of four or less to create something from nothing that they would have to display …

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5 Email Marketing Tips for Sellers

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Email is still the preferred method of contact for most people. Personally, I like to receive information from companies and brands that I know and trust. If I purchase a product, I also like to be kept up to speed with changes and updates for that product. If you sell a product, an open line of communication with your customers …

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Online Marketing Jumpstart for 2015

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I don’t know about you, but 2014 flew by. I started the year with a list of marketing campaigns and achievements that I wanted to have happen, but only a few of them saw the light of day. What I did have in 2014, was a lot of conversations with people about online marketing. Even though it is 2015, most …

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Are mobile payments right for your business?

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These days you can accept payments on just about anything. With apps like Square, GoPayment and PayAnywhere, it has never been easier to take credit card payments. Some stores have even equipped each of their staff members with mobile devices ready to accept payment. Coffee shops are using Square Register on an iPad to take coffee orders and accept payments. …

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Prepare Your Business for Black Friday

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In the years past we have known the day after Thanksgiving as Black Friday. This is the day where shoppers leave the comfort of their own home before the sun rises to wait in lines with the hopes to get a discount. Over the last two years, businesses have seen less of a turn out on Black Friday due to …

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Marketing, Free Press Tips, Browser Snooping & Cat Vids

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Marketing, Video on Business, Free Press Tips, Browser Snooping and why cat videos are so interesting in this weeks Incredible Links! The internet is full of great content that helps us grow and learn faster than ever before. Here are some links to content we enjoyed and learned from this week. Included are links to the content and a quote …

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Rise of the Marketing Technologist

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The modern marketing landscape has changed drastically over the last 10 years. With the advent of the web overshadowing traditional media, technology continues to change the way we reach new customers. These days more people are spending time on their mobile devices connecting with others and researching answers to their questions. The decision making process for buying is different as …

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Measuring Social Media, Storytelling and Spacecrafts!

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The internet is full of great content that helps us grow and learn faster than ever before. Here are some links to content we enjoyed and learned from this week. Included are links to the content and a quote that really stuck out to us. This Week’s Incredible Links Online Marketing & Business 50 Expert Tips for Getting Started with …