Local Search SEO: Worst to First in 24 Hours

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015 in Case Histories, SEO | No Comments

We took our dental implant client to #1 in Google rankings in 1 day I’ll be the first to admit that this isn’t a common scenario – finding some Local Search discrepancies, fixing them, and then finding the SEO results put you at #1 in organic search the next day. But that’s exactly what we […]

SEO: Top 25 Business Directories for Backlinks

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in SEO, Web Design and Marketing | 2 Comments

As part of our online toolbox for those DIY business developers, we’re providing you with a high quality list of directories that you can sign up for and receive all-important backlinks. With just these 25 backlinks, many businesses will surge ahead of their competition in search engine results. If you’d like to understand more about […]

HH Recap 32: Ending the debate over backlinks

HH Recap 32: Ending the debate over backlinks

We are streamlining our format to get you busy business developers this critical online marketing information quicker and more concisely. You can get these videos and our premium content right to your inbox by subscribing at Happy Hour Recap. In this 5 minute video, we’re going to: de-mystify what backlinks are… and their importance in SEO […]

HH Recap 31: Building a Better Blog for the 21st Century

HH Recap 31: Building a Better Blog for the 21st Century

  Happy Hour Recap #31 coming at you from the beautiful rooftop of the Greenhouse Tavern on East 4th St in downtown Cleveland Assessing your blog key takeaway: In this chapter, we’ll discuss the importance of your blog, sustainable blogging techniques and how your blog can become an important part of your company – beyond […]

Free eBook: Building a Better Brand in the 21st Century

“My Brand” is the catch phrase for reality TV stars. But what really is a “brand”… and “branding”? This chapter from my presentation, “5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Website” by Barry Edwards of Edwards Communications explores and clarifies the conflicting definitions.  I’ll also shed light on: Logos:  What to do, what not to […]

HH Recap 29: Part 2 of Writing a Book: Writing a Chapter

HH Recap 29: Part 2 of Writing a Book: Writing a Chapter

  This week’s Happy Hour Recap was filmed at The Happy Dog in The Euclid Tavern in Uptown Cleveland. Last time we discussed methodology for creating your own book, which will be repurposed for all of your content marketing strategy. We showed how to: 1. Define your subject matter – which will become your title, and we promised […]

Web development, social media integration: NMV

Web development, social media integration: NMV

I recently had the pleasure of redesigning and producing NMV Strategies‘ website. Owner and Chief Marketing Guru Nancy Valent is always a pleasure to work with. She knows what she wants and is the ultimate professional. Nancy, like many of us small business owners, needs to make the most of her content marketing efforts, so […]

#28: How to Write a book, blogs, eNewsletter, Keynote…all at the same time

  This week’s Happy Hour Recap was filmed at The Happy Moose in Mentor, Ohio. Working with Leadership-Initiatives.com‘s, Steve Reissig for several years: Steve was instrumental in implementing LEAN and Proj Manag. concepts at Honda, and has trained hundreds of others and dozens of other companies since with a large consulting firm. His qualifications as business consultant […]

HH Recap 27 – Using LinkedIn for your SMB

HH Recap 27 – Using LinkedIn for your SMB

  This week’s Happy Hour Recap was filmed at Tres Potrillos on Richmond Rd in Beachwood. As things tend to slow down a bit due to the holidays, it’s a good time to review 2014 and think about your content marketing and distribution. Are you using LinkedIn? It’s perfect platform for B2B SMB’s. LinkedIn Groups help […]