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Make "Cold Calling" Easier with a Strong Company Positioning Statement

By Robert Donnell | Aug 15, 2018

Lessons from the HubSpot Academy Trainers

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The Secret to Yelp - Do Not Buy Ads (Yet)

By Irene Donnell | Aug 14, 2018

In my opinion, Yelp sells ads prematurely . In fact, as a company, if they would guide businesses to more successful strategies, rather than hound them (client's words)  to buy ads, they could be far more successful at selling ads.So, let's get it said. If you have no reviews or only a few, ads are a waste of money. Sorry, Yelp but I've never...

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35 SEO Tips from small business owners and agencies

By Robert Donnell | Jul 19, 2018

This article is chock-full of great advice.  Much of it is from small business owners.  Even the agencies that contributed (like P5 Marketing) are small businesses too.Why is this important?  Smaller businesses are faced with the same challenges as larger companies - but, without the budget of a big company.  Small business SEO is about doing...

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Facebook is Putting the Social back in Social Media – How This Affects Business Pages

By Irene Donnell | May 16, 2018

I’m all for putting the social back in social media. After all, social media for business is not about hardcore direct sales. It’s about building relationships, trust and a brand that people relate to. It turns strangers into friends and buyers.

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Inbound Marketing for Small Business - Accelerate Your Revenues

By Robert Donnell | Apr 22, 2018
I have a promise for you. This is not just another article on Inbound Marketing. It contains TIPS and resources that you can use to make your small business marketing more effective as soon as you finish reading. So read on and learn one or two new things that can boost your business results.
Inbound marketing has been around for a few...
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The 3 Stages of Social Media - How To Identify Yours

By Irene Donnell | Apr 16, 2018

Have you ever talked to anyone that knew there were stages to social media, let alone what stage their business was at? It's time to reveal this simple concept to help business owners get a leg up on their social media marketing. So, read on and find out what you can instantly do to adjust course on your social channels and get results!

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Why Social Media Fails

By Irene Donnell | Apr 05, 2018

Why Social Media Fails (sharing our trade secrets)

Over the years, we've developed social media strategies for many different types of businesses and helped our clients train their staff on these techniques.  We have a learned a few things about why social media fails. In that time, we noticed a number of common mistakes that businesses tend to...

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Digital Marketing Tips for CEOs

By Robert Donnell | Sep 15, 2017

Digital Marketing Tips CEOs is based on an interview conducted by Dr. Stephie Althouse of TopNotchCEO.com. Dr. Stephie and shared our views and opinions on how CEOs can shape, guide and translate their business vision into a digital marketing effort.

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5 Fatal Flaws SEO Marketing

By Robert Donnell | Aug 22, 2017

5 Fatal Flaws SEO Marketing - Interview

Summary

As well as ensuring that you use all of the best practices, you need to avoid SEO marketing’s biggest mistakes. Here are the 5 fatal flaws SEO Marketing:

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SEO Site Audit - Your Business's Road Map to Organic Success

By Robert Donnell | Jun 14, 2017

The SEO site audit is a process for periodical identification and strategic prior prioritization of issues on a website. It is vital to know where you are at, so you know where you need to go.

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