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How Your SEO Benefits From A Long Term Strategy

When it comes to getting your website found online, SEO is essential. But, it is not something that you can do and expect immediate results. It requires a long-term vision and consistent application to achieve optimal results. It is an investment that will give you compounding returns in SEO benefits. Why SEO is Long-Term? If….

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When Should You Hire A Real Estate Advertising Agency?

If you are a home builder, you are busy with the details of running your company: bookkeeping, employee management, client projects and paying the bills. Marketing is part of that effort, but, at some point, you may start to wonder if hiring someone to help might be a good idea. When is the right time….

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Top Trends in Social Media

Today, a number of brands and advertising agencies rely on social media to connect with their audience. However, with so many companies competing with each other, it is important you look for ways to stand out. Also, creating content that is tailored to go viral or attract your customers. Monitoring and keeping an eye on social media….

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Improve Your Marketing Strategy By Asking These 4 Questions

“Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.” Sun Tzu – The Art of War Often in business, we feel like we’re on a good marketing strategy. But, as we move further away from when that strategy was defined, we’re really just going through the motions…..

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Stevens & Tate Marketing Awarded For Brand Creation and Launch

Stevens & Tate Marketing awarded with three ‘American Package Design Awards’ from GD USA for brand development of their St. Catherine’s Village campaign and for Truly Supplements’ package design, brand creation and launch. (LOMBARD, IL., December 1 2017)- Stevens & Tate Marketing continues to make an impact in the health and wellness space with award-winning….

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Top 7 Packaging Design Resources

Today’s package designers have such a wide variety of tools, technologies, and materials available that they can create just about anything they envision. Add in digital printing and their amazing design options become available to everyone. If you are looking for packaging design resources, here are 7 to get you started. Packaging World The world….

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Why ‘Star Wars’ Is Really About Sales & Marketing Qualified Leads

After recently re-watching the original Star Wars trilogy, I made a startling discovery. The first movie (for clarification, I mean episode IV) is all about marketing qualified leads and sales qualified leads. I know that sounds crazy but it’s (kind of) true! Just stick with me and by the end you will be convinced that….

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Google Analytics Tips For Marketers

Google Analytics is a popular web analytics tool that you can utilize to analyze and track your website traffic. It is free since its release in November 2005. You can use the tool to strengthen and shape your market strategy as well. You can understand your site better with Google Analytics, improve your SEO ranking….

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What’s New with Google: Search Results Based on Location

So, what’s new with Google? At times, it can be tough to decipher the Google algorithm. The effort may often seem like a futile exercise. The search engine has undergone a number of changes in the recent past. This has kept a majority of digital and online marketers on their toes. These updates often hit….

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Examples Of How Smart Goals Should Align With Your Business Goals

One of the most important things a company can do is set regular business goals. They point the business in the right direction and keep activities focused on achieving specific objectives. Now, writing down a general goal is a good start, but to make them happen, you must take action. And that is why your….