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Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 1:49 PM
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By Jill Kocher, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How to Increase Search Result Click Throughs

How to Increase Search Result Click Throughs

A lot of the focus in search engine optimization concentrates on ranking for valuable keyword phrases. But are results for your pages that do rank in the search results visually optimized to drive click through... Read »

Monday, Jul 15, 2013 at 1:24 PM
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By Nathan Pabich, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How to Remarket to Your Audience

How to Remarket to Your Audience

Through Google AdWords, remarketing is available to all online advertisers. Because remarketing targets interested Internet users who have already visited your site, the return on investment is quite high and... Read »

Monday, Jun 24, 2013 at 1:51 PM
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By David Wolinsky

Answers to All Your Questions About Web-Video Traffic

Answers to All Your Questions About Web-Video Traffic

Lord bless SCORE and its small business success blog. If you’re unfamiliar, SCORE self-describes itself as a “a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve... Read »

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:02 AM
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By Nathan Pabich, Edited by: David Wolinsky

Avoid the Pitfalls of AdWords: Tips for a First-Time User

Avoid the Pitfalls of AdWords: Tips for a First-Time User

If you’re a small business owner, chances are you’ve received a Google AdWords coupon for “free” advertising. Google makes it very easy to get started, but many of the default settings are disadvantageous and... Read »

Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:00 AM
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By Adam Fridman, Edited by: David Wolinsky

Why Google Alerts Could be Edged Out by Competing Services

Why Google Alerts Could be Edged Out by Competing Services

I have a million things going on all the times. If you saw my Internet search history you’d be terribly disappointed; it mostly consists of different wordings of “startup statistics for 2012.” (You would... Read »

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 at 2:25 PM
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By David Wolinsky

How Entrepreneurs Fool Themselves Everyday about Content Strategy

How Entrepreneurs Fool Themselves Everyday about Content Strategy

We are told “less is more” so often, but I feel like so few people actually put this maxim into practice in their daily lives or in their professional endeavors. Part of that is cultural: We’re a country... Read »

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 at 10:37 AM
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By Jill Kocher, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How URLs Impact SEO

How URLs Impact SEO

If networks of links are the road map that search engines use to crawl the web, URLs are the street names that give that map meaning and consistency. As such, URLs affect search engine optimization in a... Read »

Monday, Mar 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM
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By David Wolinsky

Why We Should Stop Caring About Homepages

Why We Should Stop Caring About Homepages

The web is a numbers game and we’re all losing. Everyone is obsessed with metrics that don’t matter, and most folks don’t even realize it. Like I tell my students, a million hits on YouTube on a video or having... Read »

Monday, Mar 18, 2013 at 11:54 AM
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By Lyndsey Kramer, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How to Create a Successful Online Marketing Strategy

How to Create a Successful Online Marketing Strategy

With so many tools and techniques available for online marketing, it’s tough to know where to start. And that's the thing: In the rush to get going with online marketing, people often skip over many of the steps... Read »

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2013 at 11:57 AM
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By David Wolinsky

Go to There: Intro to SEO (Not Exactly)

Go to There: Intro to SEO (Not Exactly)

This one’s coming up fast and hard (that’s what she said, am I right folks?), on March 20, but it is perfect if you’re looking for a full-day crash course on SEO. That day, at the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce... Read »

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