Six-Pack Abs for your Business: 29 Online Business Directories to List your Business In

On September 6, 2011, in Local Search, by LavaLink
0

Don’t forget to bookmark this page! No business is too small to participate in online marketing. Want proof? Here’s a concept to try on for size: online business directories. One of the easiest ways to get your business listed everywhere that it should be on the internet is by registering on different business directory sites. […]

Training Your Mind to Write Effective Copy

On August 27, 2011, in Marketing, by LavaLink
0

Writing good copy can so challenging. For one thing, it’s so subjective. You have to choose your words carefully. Your copy has to be riveting, engaging, and interesting enough to keep the reader’s attention, but you must accomplish this while at the same time not turning off your reader or sounding too hypey. Mark Twain […]

Getting Your Business “Found”: Introducing Our 7-Step System

On August 25, 2011, in Local Search, by LavaLink
0

The first thing you should ask before beginning any SEO or marketing campaign is: do I want to manage the entire project myself? Certainly, there are many marketing and SEO professionals out there. The trouble is that most of the time it can be very difficult to establish their credentials as there is a low […]

How to Optimize your Google Maps & Directories Listings (part 2)

On August 24, 2011, in Local Search, by Danny Flood
0

Note: This post is part two of a series. To read part one, please click here. Step 2: Visit Get Listed.org and claim your listings. (www.getlisted.org) Claiming your listing gives you control over how the search engines index you and prevents spammers from hijacking it. It may also improve your search engine rankings and bring […]

How to Optimize your Google Maps & Directories Listings (part 1)

On August 23, 2011, in Local Search, by Danny Flood
0

Google Maps optimization is a cost-effective way to put your business ahead of the pack in local search. If youʼre a small business owner, looking to gain an edge online so that you can dominate your local market by driving eager, qualified prospects to your website and convert them into customers for your business… then […]

Freelance Survival: How to Determine your Target Hourly Rate

On August 22, 2011, in Business Advice, by Danny Flood
0

Determine what your time is worth. The world of being a freelance professional or consultant can be fraught with danger since so much of it seems uncharted to a first-time freelancer. The normal institutions one adheres to while working in an organization are no longer readily available. So we must ourselves create some guidelines and […]