According to one recent survey, making a strategic investment in content marketing is at the top of many CMO’s priority lists. 43% of people say that spending in 2021 was higher to that end than the year before, and 66% of respondents expected another increase in 2022 as well. In fact, one out of five said that their increase would be almost 10%.
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As site owners working in tandem with web developers, your aim is to fulfill the requirements outlined by the ADA and ensure that all content is available to everyone — regardless of their abilities. This is a matter that will only become more important as time goes on.
2022 is a few days old. Many marketers are putting the finishing touches on this year’s marketing plans. Yet, if the last several years have taught us anything, marketers need to be flexible and nimble. To help you anticipate 2022’s marketing trends and changing buyer behaviors, we’ve summarized data from multiple research sources to help you plan, strategize, and thrive in the new year.
As more and more communities reopen, marketers are switching gears with regard to their marketing messages. Over the last year and a half, B2C and B2B buying behaviors shifted. Some businesses underwent dramatic digital transformations while others simply made adjustments. Regardless, we’ve all had to review our marketing through the lens of changing needs and attitudes. The following are answers to frequently asked questions now that we’re emerging from COVID-19 restrictions.
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At Spectrum we’ve always been motivated in helping small businesses. We’ve often found that small businesses have budget constraints that come with running a lean or bootstrapped business. We’re not talking about SMBs here, we’re talking about micro businesses! Micro businesses are often sole proprietorships or those with fewer than five employees. After spending years thinking about this problem we think we’ve found a way to help them take advantage of the web.
If you’re familiar with Google’s disavow tool, you’re most likely a proactive SEO practitioner. For those who aren’t familiar with this powerful tool, read on with this caution. As with any type of advanced tool, it can be helpful or catastrophic if used incorrectly.
What can make or break a sale on an eCommerce site? A negative customer review. What could be worse? A bad review with no response from the brand. We all know the importance of customer reviews from a brand reputation standpoint. Now customer reviews — especially on local profiles play an even bigger role in the buyer journey. Let’s look at how user-generated content (aka customer reviews and comments) has a direct correlation to sales.
We’re proud to announce that Spectrum Group Online has been named in the Best 15 SEO firms in San Jose! Digital.com, an independent review website for small business online tools, products and services released their Best SEO San Jose Firms of 2021.