As we have been in business building and marketing web sites since 1997, we have been through our share of web hosting companies over the years. From shared hosting environments with various companies to having our own dedicated server, the experiences have ranged from excellent to nightmarish. If you fit the scenario of having a single Wordpress powered web site, then here is a nifty infographic that provides details on how to pick the best Wordpress hosting provider.
It is an age-old question amongst the SEO community – “Are links dead?” In other words, is the practice of “link building” dead? The answer is and has always been – no! Here is a concise infographic from the folks at DirJournal that demonstrates that links still matter.
The overall effectiveness of video content has proven that now is the right time to make your debut into video marketing, if you have not already. Video marketing is one of the most productive elements of digital marketing and continues to grow without any signs of slowing. In the following infographic, discover some of the latest stats and trends that will help you to better understand the video marketing landscape in 2020.
Sure it is easy enough even for the novice to embed a Facebook Live video that has already been published into your web site with a simple link or embed code, but what about a “live streaming” Facebook Live video, as it is happening live? This is not as straight-forward. At least not until now!
Content is the driving force behind many online marketing campaigns whether it is SEO, paid search or social media. However, there is always a debate as to which is better – long form or short form content. To help solve this dilemma, here is an infographic that explores how content length affects SEO and conversions.
Over time, Google has learned how the average consumer behaves and has adapted their search results to produce zero-click results in the form of featured snippets, Google My Business listings and answer boxes. While this be beneficial to the searcher, it makes it all the more difficult for web sites to capture that coveted organic search results space.
The age of voice search is upon us, with voice assistants in our mobile phones and smart devices like Amazon Echo and Google Home at our homes. “Hands-free” searching is the new way to find information. But a new method of search means new requirements for your web site. This is leading marketers to ask the all-important question, “How do I optimize my site for voice search?”
Infographics are powerful digital assets that you can incorporate into your lead generation. Recent studies reveal that 42% of marketers say that infographics and other forms of original graphics are their most engaging type of content. This high visibility can be used to attract leads in many ways, from content offers to email marketing campaigns.
Google Analytics is a powerful tool that allows marketers to learn just about every interaction the outside world has with your web site. It can be utilized to discover information regarding your visitors and what actions they take while they are on your site. Having this knowledge allows marketers to make adjustments to optimize site performance as well as the ability to convert.
It is estimated that by the year 2021, a million minutes of video will cross the Internet every second of each day! If that was astounding enough, many experts are predicting that by the end of 2019, video content will account for 80% of all internet traffic. With 1.3 billion annual YouTube users, small businesses everywhere are getting more serious about video marketing.