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Crafting Your Online Sales Funnel: Make Your Site a Selling Machine

In order to maximize profits, you want to build a unified sales funnel that can turn potential customers into buyers. Establish the goals you hope to achieve as a result of your sales efforts, and then direct your strategies toward outlined objectives by strategically creating content that generates sales. Here are a few ways you can increase the success of your online … [Read more...]

Why And How To Use Emotions When Designing A Website

One of the first things you should focus on when starting a new business is creating a good website. Your company will need a lot of customers in order to grow, and traffic on your website will be a great indicator of your success. There are plenty of ways to attract people to your site, and social media platforms are the best starting point. You should be aware that the … [Read more...]

10 Big Website Flaws Every Small Business Must Avoid

Small companies are up against big companies with big web design budgets, and usually smaller companies with top-flight websites. Since most would-be customers use the Internet to find and vet suppliers, no company can afford a substandard website. Here are 10 major website flaws a small company must absolutely avoid. 1. Poor Mobile Viewing A website with a poor mobile … [Read more...]

How to Utilize Every Aspect of Your Sales Funnel

The lifeblood of business is leads, and generating them has only become harder as more noise competes for the user’s attention. Engagement is a nebulous idea, but it’s a concept that you need to pinpoint if you’re going to find success with any effort. In order to maintain engagement with the brand, it’s important to utilize every aspect of the sales funnel. First, you’ll … [Read more...]

Tap into the Power of the About Page

The About page on a company website is perhaps the single most overlooked and underutilized marketing opportunity. One of the easiest ways to connect with customers is by humanizing your company. So many businesses miss this chance to gain customer loyalty because they don’t provide enough information—or they provide the wrong kind of information—on their website’s About … [Read more...]

New Survey Reveals How Your Website Might Actually Be Hurting Your Small Business

In just one 60-second time frame, roughly 70 new domains are registered and 571 new websites created. This means that, over the next 365 days, we’ll see more than 300 million websites added to the already crowded World Wide Web. Not only do these numbers inherently imply that you’ll be facing more competition than ever when it comes to gaining the attention of your target … [Read more...]

Digital Marketing and Branding: An Interview with D. Scott Bowen of Vistaprint Digital

Businessing Magazine recently had the opportunity to speak with D. Scott Bowen, Vice President and General Manager of Vistaprint Digital. Vistaprint Digital helps millions of small businesses develop their online presence by offering tools that assist with website development, social media, email marketing, and SEO. Their digital marketing tools are designed to work in harmony … [Read more...]

Writing Your Own Blog vs Hiring It Out

According to a 2014-2015 HubSpot survey of over 3,500 professionals, “companies that blog are 13 times more likely to generate a positive marketing ROI,” or return on investment. Additional HubSpot statistics reveal that websites with more than 400 pages, which is completely possible once you build your blog up over time, gets six times more leads than those with fewer than 100 … [Read more...]