Tag Archives: Small Business Marketing

Don’t Get Pigeonholed: Surviving Google Updates

Google’s local algorithm update, named “Pigeon” by Search Engine Land, is the latest of many Google updates that have left business owners wondering whether or not they’ll see increases or decreases in website referrals, leads and business. Pigeon’s effects are still being discussed, but one of the most prevalent is the significant reduction of map packs in...

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StumbleUpon: A Forgotten Social Media Goldmine

It’s fair to say that Social Media, while it may wax and wane on an individual level, is a massive force collectively.  And with the advent of Google + (and by extension Search + Your World), it seems that the old “Survival of the fittest” should be changed to “Survival of the most connected”. I...

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How To Claim Your Facebook Places Page

With all of the hot talk surrounding the announcement that FaceBook is now doing check-ins I thought it would be interesting to see the process to claiming your business listing. So, sit back enjoy the snapshots and get ready to start marketing your new check in opportunities. Step 1 – Update your iPhone Facebook App...

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Nifty Marketing gets a new business card

I know what you are thinking. Not exactly news worthy information. But, I love business card designs and I just wanted to post a picture of our new cards, and also wanted to ask for those who are so inclined to add a link in the comments to their business card.

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Small Business Blogs That Actually Work

It seems that more and more businesses are understanding that they need to have a blog whether they are practicing law, or selling brownies. They have heard that “blogging” is a great way to close the gap between businesses and consumers, so they picked their software of choice and added a blog to their site....

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