Google Hangouts for Businesses: How to Maximize Usage Potential

Alexandria Reid
Alexandria Reid in Marketing

We are living in a digital era, where methods of communication seem limitless and everything you need is quite literally at your fingertips. So, why is it that many businesses live in the age of darkness rather than embrace the efficiency that technology can bring to a company? Today’s post will uncover how to use Google Hangouts to maximize your business’ efficiency in-house, keep in touch with clients, and create promotional content.

What is Google Hangouts?

 

If you are still unsure as to what exactly Google Hangouts is, don’t fret. It’s still a fairly new platform, and many people are unaware of its application. Google Hangouts is essentially a communication platform that allows users to chat one-on-one, in groups, and using video or audio calls. It allows for seamless communication all from your phone, tablet or laptop.

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SEO Tip: Writing a Compelling Meta Description

Alexandria Reid
Alexandria Reid in Marketing

Often an overlooked aspect of SEO strategy, meta descriptions are an important part of driving traffic to your web page because they convince the reader that your website will meet their needs. Although they do not contribute to page rankings, many marketers overlook the importance of a compelling meta description in a user’s process of deciding which website they believe is the most relevant to their search. Writing a compelling meta description is essentially a brief sales pitch that, when paired with proper SEO, will result in more traffic to your website.

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2016 Marketing Trends: The Predictions Are In!

Tiffanie Wichman
Tiffanie Wichman in Marketing

As a passionate marketer, I am always looking for new behavior insights through analytics, surveys or reading recent studies released by research companies or universities. My goal as a marketer is to create relationships and memorable experiences. As I sat down to ponder what will be an effective tool for me to use this year in my profession I discovered a myriad of articles—all of which highlight and “predict” 2016 year of marketing trends.

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Top 10 Tips To Boost Leads And Sales From Your Website

Ricardo Casas
Ricardo Casas in Marketing

When it comes to boosting leads and sales, your website is one of your best resources. There are numerous studies and statistics showing just how much your website influences your level of leads and sales. If you’re currently having trouble implementing new strategies, you’re in luck because there are numerous options available for your aid. However, implementing strategies take time and if you are in a time-crunch,  it’s just best to focus on the most effective ones. To help you boost sales and leads for your own site, below are the top best tips to get you started.

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The Subliminal Marketing Messages of a Thanksgiving Meal

Tiffanie Wichman
Tiffanie Wichman in Marketing

The many celebrations, holiday television ads and store window displays over the years have become the basis of the American Thanksgiving traditions. Marketing fuels the impulse purchases we make and the activities we engage in as we prepare for our annual celebration of gratitude. Developing a marketing plan is just like planning an extravagant Thanksgiving dinner. Each step is crucial in presenting the perfect Thanksgiving Day celebration, or marketing campaign.

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