Coronavirus Updates For Google My Business Attributes That You Should Take Advantage Of – 59

Take Advantage Of The New GMB Attributes To Make Your Business Stand Out In The 3 Pack This is a special mini-episode, to let you know about new coronavirus related attributes that are available in Google My Business. Not many companies are taking advantage of this right now, so it is important to take the time to investigate this if it applies to your business! This can help your visibility, your clicks and conversions, and have a positive impact on your GMB SEO. Check out the show page for a link to the YouTube video, so you can see the screen-cast with examples and guides on how to do this in your GMB listing. YOU'LL LEARN Google has released some new Google My Business attributes related to the Coronavirus pandemic You can add attributes such as curbside pickup, take out, delivery, and in-store shopping Not many businesses are taking advantage of this attribute right now You may have to change your primary business category if you are not seeing the attributes Discover what categories your competitors are using if they trigger attributes but you [...]

Coronavirus Updates For Google My Business Attributes That You Should Take Advantage Of – 592020-05-26T02:30:43-05:00

How To Videos Are Hot Right Now – Leverage Them On Your Website For SEO Benefits – 058

Use How-To Videos To Create New And Engaging Content For Your Website How-To videos are hot right now!  With everyone completing their honey-do list at home, learning new hobbies, or just trying to be productive, there has been a surge in views for educational and How-To videos. Take advantage of this and leverage How-To videos on your website!  There are many types of How To videos, and we go through some examples in this episode. Once you have the video, you can leverage it for all sorts of benefits, including transcribing the text, embedding the video into your website, extracting the audio, saving screenshots, and much more!  Enjoy! YOU'LL LEARN Use How-To videos on your website to get SEO benefits How-to videos are extremely popular right now There are many types of How-To videos you can produce You can easily create videos, post them to YouTube, and embed them in your web pages Leverage your videos A How-To video does not have to be a DIY video or a tutorial video How To make things or build things are easy videos that you can [...]

How To Videos Are Hot Right Now – Leverage Them On Your Website For SEO Benefits – 0582020-06-01T01:32:52-05:00

Super Easy Way To Get Backlinks From Your Local Media and Community Resource Websites – 057

Leverage Local Media Websites and Community Resource Pages To Get Backlinks For Your Site Right Now In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, it's still important to focus on your SEO and website.  One thing that is important to your SEO, but often hard to execute, is getting more backlinks for your site.  A great way to get backlinks right now is to tap into your local media and community resource websites. Right now, most of these organizations have web pages or sections of their website dedicated to giving local businesses more visibility.  There are resource pages, maps, and listings of businesses that are open, and the services they provide.  This is an excellent and easy way to obtain great high quality and relevant backlinks for your website.  In this episode we'll discuss the tactics and strategies you can take advantage of right now. YOU'LL LEARN Backlinks are a big part of search engine ranking in Google Most media outlets have a page online to list local businesses that are open Often times you can link back to your website on these sites Find [...]

Super Easy Way To Get Backlinks From Your Local Media and Community Resource Websites – 0572020-05-20T04:45:51-05:00

Website Security During The Pandemic – The Bad Guys Are Taking Advantage While We Are All Distracted – 056

Don't Forget About Website Security Right Now Because Hackers And Scammers Are Very Active When it comes to your website, security is often an overlooked topic.  Right now, with the current coronavirus pandemic impacting our lives and dominating our news and discussions, we are all very distracted.  The bad guys and the hackers know this and can take advantage of the situation while our attention is focused elsewhere.  Make sure your website is secure and protected against these threats with some simple and often free solutions.  As the saying goes, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure" and that holds true for this topic here.  Taking the time to make sure your website is protected can save you many headaches and a lot of time down the road. YOU'LL LEARN Always be aware of website security, especially in times of great distraction Security issues can impact your customers or users and your search engine visibility Your website should be secure with SSL security If you are using Wordpress, keep Wordpress updated to current releases Make sure all Wordpress themes and plugins [...]

Website Security During The Pandemic – The Bad Guys Are Taking Advantage While We Are All Distracted – 0562020-05-15T01:50:03-05:00

How Remain Open For Business and Stay Relevant Online During The Coronavirus Pandemic – 055

Adapt To Your Current Market Conditions To Better Communicate and Serve Your Customers Right Now In this episode Jesse and Bob share thoughts and ideas that are working to keep businesses afloat during this coronavirus pandemic.  It's always important to listen to your customers to identify their pain points, their motivations, and their desires - and that is even more amplified right now.  By quickly adapting your business, and communicating these adaptations clearly online and on social media, you can continue to serve your customers and maybe even thrive in the current marketplace.  Leverage technology and your human resources to change now, setting your business up for maximum success now and also for the future. YOU'LL LEARN What people are doing to make sure their businesses stay open and active How to let everyone know you are open for business still How to better communicate with customers about your business and status Opportunities with social media and digital communications Position your brand to survive the coronavirus pandemic Here is the transcription from Episode 55 How Remain Open For Business and Stay Relevant Online [...]

How Remain Open For Business and Stay Relevant Online During The Coronavirus Pandemic – 0552020-05-02T08:08:35-05:00