Worried About Losing Your Website? What is Your Plan “B” or Why is it Important to Have a Website Backup Plan?

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worried about losing your website?

Recently, we started to get a lot of questions and support requests from our clients that could have been altogether avoided if the website owner had an adequate website backup solution in place. In this post, we will discuss the three most likely scenarios when having a properly backed up version of the website would allow to quickly bring your website back to normal.

Why Is SEO Important for Your Website’s Search Engine Traffic?

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In the online world of business, search engine traffic is everything. Top search engine rankings are the proverbial Holy Grail, and every company wants their website on top. The question is, how do you get there? How do you put your small business website at the top of the search engine results? You can’t do it without proper SEO.

Social Media: The Secret Weapon in Any Restaurant’s Online Strategy

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Restaurants are using social media to grow their brand. It is a way to make a closer connection with customers and gauge what works and what doesn’t work. In fact, the National Restaurant Association said, “The biggest trends to emerge from the National Restaurant Association’s 2011 industry forecast revolve around social media. And, a majority of social media savvy consumers dine out more frequently than the general public and consider restaurants to be an essential part of their lifestyle.”

Internet Marketing: The Edge Every Small Business Needs

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The Internet offers small businesses a cheaper marketing platform with a reach to a larger target audience. Traditional advertising budgets are too expensive for small businesses. As a result, a small business cannot compete with the deep pockets of national corporations. Luckily, the Internet provides a way to equalize the market.

Top 10 Web Marketing Mistakes Small Businesses Make

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Effective marketing is critical to the success of every business. Unfortunately, a lot of small business owners overlook the effect smart web marketing can have on their bottom line. Below are the top ten most common web marketing mistakes small business owners make. By avoiding these marketing mistakes you can increase the number of people contacting you, increase your return on investment, lower your marketing budget, and ultimately sell more of your products and services.