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Wrapping Up Our Month of Blogging

We’ve been busy with the work of our awesome clients – and decided to add on a (near) daily requirement of writing an article for our blog. Today’s final post in the month of blogging […]

Continue Reading April 29, 2011

Do I Need to Hire an Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Company to Fix My Website?

We’ve written in the past about SEO (see Dirty Little Secret of SEO, I Want to Rank #1 on Google and How to Rank Higher on Google) so we won’t go too in depth as […]

Continue Reading April 28, 2011

Convert More Visitors into Customers

So you’ve got a website, and people are coming to your website, but sales aren’t any better than they were when you didn’t have a website. What’s wrong? Most websites do a decent job at […]

Continue Reading April 27, 2011

How Can Video Help My Business?

In a similar vein to yesterday’s post on podcasting, today I want to talk a bit about video for your website. Like podcasting, video is a vastly underused medium in local online marketing efforts. And […]

Continue Reading April 26, 2011

What is Podcasting and Should My Business Do It?

Podcasting, as defined by Wikipedia: A podcast (or non-streamed webcast) is a series of digital media files (either audio or video) that are released episodically and often downloaded through web syndication. The word replaced webcast […]

Continue Reading April 25, 2011

I Don’t Have Time for a Website. Stop Bugging Me!

Ok, we will. (Easiest & quickest blog post ever!) Ok, we’ll push back a little bit. It’s true that a website does require time, commitment and effort. Especially if you want a really great website […]

Continue Reading April 21, 2011

Email is Dead. So Why Does YasTech Tell Me To Do an Email Newsletter?

Email isn’t actually dead. With the rise of social media networks like Facebook and Twitter, the thought is that no one is checking their email anymore. And while it’s certainly true that more people are […]

Continue Reading April 20, 2011

How Often Should I Refresh My Website’s Look?

The design of your website says a lot about your business, about your brand. The colours used, the fonts/typography you chose, the layout of your content, the pictures and icons all affect the overall impression […]

Continue Reading April 19, 2011

Setting Up a FaceBook Page

Assuming you have a FaceBook account setup, visit http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php to get started creating your own FaceBook page. It will walk you through all the steps necessary to set up a FaceBook page for your business […]

Continue Reading April 15, 2011

Should Our Business Have a Facebook Page?

First off – confession time. We missed posting yesterday. I’d blame the cold medication – but the reality is we got busy working on stuff for our awesome clients. But like we said in our […]

Continue Reading April 14, 2011

Benefits of Having a Twitter Account For Your Business

In yesterday’s post we were all negative on Twitter, trying to make sure you think about whether you really need a Twitter account for your business. Today we’ll talk about some of the benefits of […]

Continue Reading April 12, 2011

Social Media Week

Last week we focused on blogging: the hows, whys and tools of blogging for your business. This week we’re focusing on social media. We’ll be talking primarily about Twitter and Facebook – though the ideas […]

Continue Reading April 11, 2011

Wrap Up – Blogging Resources

In our kickoff week of Blogging Everyday (Almost) for a Month we’ve been talking about blogging and in particular, as it relates to your business. Hopefully you’ve been motivated to pick up the virtual pen […]

Continue Reading April 8, 2011

Can You Trust Your Employees to Blog for Your Business?

This one’s going to be short. I’m not sure if I had more in mind when I picked the topic, but upon seeing the question as I write this the answer should be obvious. Yes. […]

Continue Reading April 7, 2011

Tips to Help Your Company Maintain Your Blog

In yesterday’s post, we went over the reasons why your business might want to have a blog and today we’ll talk about ways to help you keep going with your blog and avoid the fate […]

Continue Reading April 6, 2011

Why Should You Have a Blog?

So in our post yesterday, we outlined the reasons why we’re going to be blogging (almost) everyday for the month of April. For today’s post, we’re going to cover a few reasons why your business […]

Continue Reading April 5, 2011

We’re Blogging Everyday (Almost) for a Month

It’s April, spring is (almost?) here and so we’ve decided to challenge ourselves to update our blog everyday (almost) for the month of April. Astute observers of the date will notice that we’re starting this […]

Continue Reading April 4, 2011