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3 mistakes to avoid when organizing a networking event

Rebecca Clay Nov 6, 2020 8:24:00 AM
3 mistakes to avoid when organizing a networking event

If you hold a successful networking event, it can be one of the most valuable investments your business can make all year. Not only will you meet new contacts that you can do business with, but you’re also promoting your business in an extremely positive light. If you plan your event carefully, it’ll show people that your business has a keen eye for detail. If you provide them with high-quality food, drink and entertainment, it’ll show them that you have high standards. Most importantly, if it goes without a hitch it shows your business can be relied on and entrusted with a client’s money. All of these are qualities that every client is looking for before they sign a big contract. To make sure your event goes well, here are three common mistakes you should avoid making.

Tips for Marketing Your Products on Amazon

Rebecca Clay Sep 15, 2020 3:49:18 PM
Tips for Marketing Your Products on Amazon

Amazon is the world’s largest online retailer, with over 197 million people visiting the platform each month. Amazon provides ultimate convenience, giving buyers what they want, and delivering it at record speeds. Selling your products on Amazon means having the potential to access a huge buyer’s market, but only if you market your products correctly. With around 353 million products currently sold on Amazon, the competition is fierce. So how can you stand out?

Tips for Having a Successful Trade Show Experience

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Josh Wendt May 25, 2020 3:10:56 PM
Tips for Having a Successful Trade Show Experience

Trade shows are an excellent way for you to build a client base and get the word out about your business or product. There is also ample opportunity to meet others in your industry and build your professional network, something that can definitely come in handy as your business grows. You stand to gain so much from having a successful experience at a trade show, you want to ensure that you are prepared for the event so that you can take full advantage of all the potential benefits.

Content Promotion: Balancing Organic Results with Paid Ad

Danielle Elliott Oct 4, 2018 2:00:10 PM

Content Promotion Balancing Organic Results with Paid Ad

If you're a content marketer, I know the countless hours you spend on planning, creating and designing your content. It takes time and effort. However, when it comes to promotion, it doesn't always succeed. PointVisible states that only 22% of marketers feel that their content marketing efforts are successful. So, if content promotion is where most companies fail - what can be done?

Two Formulas That Will Help You Understand Your PPC Data

Danielle Elliott Sep 11, 2018 11:30:20 AM

Two Formulas That Will Help You Understand Your PPC Data

PPC (pay per click) advertising is a highly targeted marketing tool that's incredibly effective. However you need to understand what works for you. Thankfully there are certain metrics you need to track, as well as formulas you need to know in order to calculate the true value of your PPC efforts. The two most important formulas you need are Cost Per Click and Return On Investment. There are two related formulas that will give you a better understanding of your pay per click performance.

The Ultimate Guide To A Successful PPC Campaign

Danielle Elliott Sep 4, 2018 2:00:22 PM

The Ultimate Guide To A Successful PPC Campaign

You might have already heard of PPC campaigns, but granted there are some of you out there that hasn't. And that's okay. Today we're going to talk about what a PPC campaign is and how to run a successful on. PPC (also known as pay per click advertising) is essential when it comes to a comprehensive search engine optimization strategy. A lot of brands use this form of advertising because it brings them immediate results. And honestly, who doesn't love that?

A Crash Course On How To Choose & Track KPIs

Danielle Elliott Jul 17, 2018 2:00:47 PM

A Crash Course On How To Choose & Track KPIs

In the world of digital marketing, KPI (key performance indicators) have their proper place. In fact, they are extremely important when it comes to measuring the performance of any given digital marketing strategy. Unfortunately, the only downside is that there are A LOT of options to choose from. Therefore it can be difficult when you have to choose the right KPIs to track. Sometimes it can be even harder to know where to start or figure out when it's time to start tracking something new. Today we'll discuss what KPIs are, how to choose them and how to track them.