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Get Customer Reviews and Rev up your Revenue

Online reviews are crucial to managing your reputation, gaining trust and building confidence. Trust is a key element to gaining and maintaining customers. Do you remember asking for a friend’s opinion about a product before deciding to buy? Didn’t you become more excited after hearing encouraging feedback? That’s exactly how online reviews work. Let’s take […]

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How PPC can Compliment SEO for Better Results

There are many reasons why you should use AdWords Pay-per-click Marketing: 1. It’s an effective way to achieve instant traffic 2. It’s cost-effective 3. It gives you fast, measurable results However, did you know that using PPC hand-in-hand with SEO can increase the overall effectiveness of your marketing? Here’s how. 1. PPC only keeps the […]

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How to Leverage Digital Word-of-Mouth Marketing for Your Business

Many businesses seem not to be taking advantage of online word-of-mouth marketing. In fact, some businesses don’t understand how it can be leveraged so that they can take advantage of the huge rewards it brings. One thing to remember when it comes to word-of-mouth is that friends and family will believe what they hear from […]

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Get More Customers! Make Sure your Website is Mapped Out Along the Customer’s Journey

Your Customer’s Journey goes through these stages: Awareness, Interest, Desire, and Action. There’s no telling how long they stay in one stage before jumping to the next. Sometimes the progress takes months, and others the jump is almost immediate. Many websites concentrate on the ‘Awareness’ and ‘Interest’ stage without signals toward a purchase while others […]

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Let A-Train Manage Your Social Media!

Our ALL-NEW Social Media plans are going to make the difference for your company or brand, because it’s done for you (and with you), and includes Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook, AND Facebook advertising. There’s nothing like a Facebook page that lies dormant on the small number of people liking your business page, but doesn’t grow […]

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What’s in an SEO plan?

SEO Campaign Components Campaign Architect If you’re contemplating doing some SEO for your business (and you should be) you’ll probably ask what are the components of an SEO campaign? Now to start off you should know up front that it’s going to vary for every website and business some, of course. If you’re clothes shopping, […]

Website Speed

Remember the old days when Chrome was a new browser? Well, the problem being solved then was speed, and since then guess what happened? Users have more bandwidth, browsers have more add-ons, images got heavier and bulkier thanks to iPhones and here we are again, perhaps forgetting that site speed is crucial! You may have […]