Sick of hearing about how important Facebook is for your local business? Sorry, but you'll have to get used to it! We can't stop talking about Facebook—that's how critical it is to your overall web presence. With more than 2 billion active monthly users, Facebook is indispensable. However, in all our talk of how important a Facebook page is, we also need to explain what an effective Facebook page looks like. To that end, we put together a handy checklist of what you need on your page. This will … [Read more...] about The Only Checklist You Need for a Winning Facebook Page
Today, Facebook essentially doubles as a business directory. It provides businesses with their own pages to display contact information, details about products and services, photos, and more. In this sense, Facebook pages aren't much different from Google My Business listings. That's why a growing number of people aren't even using Google for local business searches anymore. Of course, Google is still dominating local searches, but Facebook is increasing in prominence. Most small business owners … [Read more...] about Are You Doing Enough to Get Noticed on Facebook?
It's no secret you need photos and images to fill out your website. After all, who wants to look at a website that's 100% text? This is one of the reasons we're always asking our clients to send us pictures of their business. Whether they're group shots of the whole staff, pictures of your storefront or office building, or photos of your company truck on various job sites, you need to populate your website with pictures so visitors are more likely to trust you. However, pictures are equally … [Read more...] about Why You Need High-Quality Images on Social Media to Build Trust
If you've been paying attention to our blog lately, you'll know that Facebook is starting to replace Google as the destination for local search. That's because it's easier to ask your Facebook friends for personal recommendations than it is to comb through Google's search results looking for a seemingly well-reviewed business. If you think about it, it's a logical reaction against the overwhelming amount of information that comes from a Google search. Plus, the feedback you get from Facebook … [Read more...] about For Businesses, Facebook Is Now Pay to Play