FIVE WAYS YOUR WEBSITE COULD BE TURNING AWAY POTENTIAL CUSTOMERS

Just because there’s a feature you can add to your website, doesn’t mean it’s something that’s going to appeal to customers. In fact, there are some website features that could be the reason for your lack of conversions and website traffic. Put yourself in the place of your potential customers and ask yourself, “Would I…

TRAFFIC BOOST: 8 SIMPLE KEYS FOR ORGANICALLY INCREASING INBOUND SITE TRAFFIC

From small-time blogs to e-commerce powerhouses, dismal traffic figures plague countless sites across the web. While issues like high bounce rates and poor conversions certainly contribute to low sales and disappointing overall results, minimal traffic has a much greater impact, effectively limiting a site’s earning potential. Advertising and expensive marketing campaigns provide some relief for…

5 STEPS FOR CREATING EFFECTIVE CONTENT

By now you’re probably well aware of the fact that content marketing is an essential strategy in any online marketing campaign. However, just because you understand that creating content helps to increase brand awareness, loyalty, trust and identity, and is vital in helping to create more leads, doesn’t mean that it’s going to do all…

5 MISTAKES TO AVOID WITH YOUR SMALL BUSINESS WEBSITE

Many business owners operate under the assumption that having a website for their small business means converting leads by the barrel. This is not necessarily true. If you are having difficulty converting page views into credible leads, you could be making one–or all–of the following five mistakes: Slow loading time Your visitors have clicked onto…

AN INTRODUCTION TO PAID ONLINE ADVERTISING – PART 2

The next installment of an Introduction to Paid Online Advertising addresses display advertising and paid search. 2 – Display Advertising Display advertising, usually placed contextually, displays relevant advertisements to the people who are most likely to be interested in them, and this works because the ads displayed are chosen based on the content of the…

AN INTRODUCTION TO PAID ONLINE ADVERTISING – PART 1

1 – Introduction and Benefits In contrast to unpaid online marketing methods, such as search engine optimisation, paid online advertising refers to any website traffic source that you have to pay for. In today’s increasingly online marketplace, your website is basically analogous to a high-street storefront, and relevant website traffic serves as the lifeblood of…