Have you thought your CMS, SEO, and site-hosting strategy through?

Biznology

Even though Drupal and WordPress are free Open Source CMS solutions that will run on the cheapest hosting site, enterprise solutions should be developed using enterprise hardware, software, caching, bandwidth, database, hosting, and CDN solutions—beginning at birth, at installation.

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SEO for site acquisitions

Biznology

Use these steps as a guideline: Create a map that identifies any content overlaps or gaps with the existing site and the acquired site. for the main site and the acquired site. Prioritize the keywords that map best to the acquired site’s content.

What does your site search mean for your reputation?

Biznology

Some of you might believe that site search is important to raise your conversion rates and what to make search work. Others might be more resigned to the fact that site search is hard and that you don’t really know what to do to make it better.

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The 16 Best Sites for Free Stock Photos and Videos

Webbiquity

The sites below keep you safe by providing access to vast image libraries, in most cases free, with clear guidance on acceptable uses and any applicable attribution requirements. Registration on the site (free) is required. The site also offers more than 45,000 free images.

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Your site’s speed and responsiveness is essential for top search results

Biznology

There are some important things to consider if you want to take your fully realized and powerfully optimized site to the next level and give Google what it really wants: customer satisfaction. Google Page Speed Report — When Google has an entire site dedicated to something , it’s important.

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How do you replace Google Site Search?

Biznology

I’ve gotten a flurry of phone calls recently because Google has announced that they are withdrawing their popular Google Site Search product, which many companies—even large ones—have been using as their website search engine. The post How do you replace Google Site Search?

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Rating the Crowd-Sourced Marketing Software Review Sites

Customer Experience Matrix

What began as a whimsical “ landscape of landscapes ” led me to realize crowd-sourced review sites are the most common type of vendor directory, accounting for 15 of the 23 sources listed in my original graphic. The first question was which sites draw a big enough crowd to be useful.

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Membership Site Owners Share Their Best Advice

Ontraport

These successful membership sites share their best strategies. Get expert input, ideas and solutions for building your membership site. The post Membership Site Owners Share Their Best Advice appeared first on The ONTRAPORT Blog. Membership Sites

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Peek Inside 7 Successful Membership Sites

Ontraport

Here are some of the creative ways seven ONTRAPORT users are optimizing their membership sites. The post Peek Inside 7 Successful Membership Sites appeared first on The ONTRAPORT Blog. Membership Sites

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3 Ways that B2B Ecommerce Marketers Benefit by Optimizing Site UX

Marketing Insider Group

The post 3 Ways that B2B Ecommerce Marketers Benefit by Optimizing Site UX appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. We’re all just humans, right? That’s how we’re supposed to be marketing and selling, at least.

What to Consider Before Launching a Membership Site

Ontraport

While membership sites come with plenty of benefits, such as recurring revenue and unlimited opportunities to scale, getting started can be overwhelming. The post What to Consider Before Launching a Membership Site appeared first on The ONTRAPORT Blog. Membership Sites

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Pubcon Preview: Content, Media & Site Reviews

KoMarketing Associates

The content team should be watching time on site and evaluating what is sticky. — Site Reviews: Focus on Content. Session Details : Examine content and content marketing in this live site review session. Have a question on your site?

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How Should You Deliver Your Membership Site Content?

Ontraport

The post How Should You Deliver Your Membership Site Content? Membership SitesHere are the five main content delivery methods you should know about and when you should and shouldn’t use each one. appeared first on The ONTRAPORT Blog.

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Digital Marketing: What Happens After Your Site Launches?

EMagine B2B Blog

The post Digital Marketing: What Happens After Your Site Launches? Lead Generation Digital marketing SEO Site launchWhat’s next after your website launches?

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Link building basics: site audit

Biznology

In this segment of my link building basics series, I will cover performing a site audit at the start of a link building project to set yourself up to be effective. The first step during the site audit process involves searching for potential linkable assets.

Azalead Account Based Marketing Tracks Web Site Visitors, Orchestrates Outbound Messages, and Reports on Results

Customer Experience Matrix

It lets marketers create lists of target accounts by identifying Web site visitors (at the company level) based on IP address, by reading data through a CRM system integration, or by uploading lists any source. These parameters can drive personalized Web site messages.

Why Written Plans Improve Web Site Project Success

B2B Marketing Traction

Studies show that up to 25% of web site projects fail and 30% are over budget. When creating a new or updating an existing web site, marketing professionals have a tough role to play. The solution is a written web site project plan. What is the objective of each page on the site?

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10 Ways To Market Your Ecommerce Site

Marketing Insider Group

The post 10 Ways To Market Your Ecommerce Site appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. There’s a well-known moral exemplified in the tortoise and the hare fable – “slow and steady wins the race.” The same is true in ecommerce marketing. Customers aren’t always easy to engage — the average cart abandonment rate is 69.2%. It takes persistence and a variety of marketing strategies to reach your audience and increase […].

Industrial Blog Sites Revisited

Industrial Marketing Today

In my conversations over the past few months, I have noticed a growing acceptance of blog sites among manufacturers, industrial distributors and engineering services companies. Blog sites as inbound marketing hubs. The ability to self-manage content updates with a built-in content management system (CMS) of a blog site is one of the most requested “must have” features of industrial website redesign RFQs.

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11 Features Every Ecommerce Site Needs in 2018

ATAK Interactive

There’s nothing worse than wanting to purchase something online and hitting an ecommerce site that is confusing, slow, or flat out doesn’t work. At ATAK, we’ve seen our fair share of frustrating ecommerce sites, but usually the fixes are really simple.

Optimize Your Web Site Search

Biznology

My monthly Biznology® Webinar Tuesday was called “Optimize Your Web Site Search.” ” I talked for 30 minutes about how to help searchers find what they want on your Web site. Did a frustrated searcher just ask again why your site search engine stinks?

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Why It’s Important to Understand the Expectations of Your Site Visitors

Marketing Insider Group

You write really compelling content, create perfect images and hone overall website design to perfection to get more traffic to your site. The post Why It’s Important to Understand the Expectations of Your Site Visitors appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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Helping Hesitant Customers Make the Purchase On Your Site

Marketing Insider Group

It happens all too often: a person is shopping on your site. The post Helping Hesitant Customers Make the Purchase On Your Site appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. They’ve picked out a product or two, added them to their cart, created an account, and might have even put in their credit card information, but all of a sudden just stopped. They don’t finish the purchase, never come back, and you don’t […].

Search success hinges on site speed

Biznology

If you don’t get your server side sorted, you’ll never make it to the pole position even if your site fully deserves to be #1 on Google. So, Google monitors how swiftly your site responds to search pass-offs. First, test your site speed.

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Passionate About a Topic? Launch a Membership Site

Ontraport

Part of building a successful membership program involves asking the tough questions about your product and your market, strategizing about your site content and how you want to deliver it, and determining the right membership levels and pricing. Launch a Membership Site appeared first on The ONTRAPORT Blog. Membership Sites

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Website Evaluation Comes Before Site Redesign

Industrial Marketing Today

You know your industrial site needs a major makeover but diving right into a site redesign without first doing a website evaluation or a site audit can be a costly mistake. However, you should insist that your industrial website redesign include at least the basic SEO features such as optimized <Title> and <Description> tags, keyword rich H1 and H2 tags, XML and HTML site maps, code for Google Analytics and social sharing options.

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Additional On Site SEO Factors to Consider

Biznology

SEO is typically broken up into phases, the first of which is on site optimization which involves making changes to the actual website in order to appeal to the search engine spiders for specific keyword searches and provide target audience members with relevant information.

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Two Things We Put Off (and Shouldn’t) When It Comes to Our Marketing Site

Marketing Insider Group

The post Two Things We Put Off (and Shouldn’t) When It Comes to Our Marketing Site appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Even as marketers, we need to ensure that our home on the web is handled. It needs to be set up correctly, as well as maintained. The following two issues are not as much fun as planning the next marketing strategy. They are not as interesting as running a content marketing campaign. So, what do […].

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6 Important Features Every Content Marketing Site Should Have

Marketing Insider Group

The post 6 Important Features Every Content Marketing Site Should Have appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. For some reason, website design always seems to be the forgotten red-headed stepchild of content marketing.

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Google chooses speed over content from sites

Biznology

There are some important things to consider if you want to take your fully-realized and powerfully-optimized site to the next level and give Google what it really wants: customer experience satisfaction. The data latency slows down the experience of the site — and pisses Google off.

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Site Search: The Secret to Doubling Your Chances of On-Site Conversion

Hubspot

But what happens when someone lands on your site with a very specific question about your product or service? Frustrated, they go back to Google, land on your competitor’s site and find exactly what they are looking for. That’s where site search comes in.

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6Sense Finds B2B Prospects Using Web Site Activities

Customer Experience Matrix

and key activities (Web site visits, topics researched) and scores at both company and individual levels. It then matches against company profiles that 6Sense itself has gathered from the usual Web sources – public social media, Web sites, job boards, directories, etc. – and from a network of third-party Web sites. The advantage of Web site activity is it finds companies early in the buying cycle, when they are most open to considering new vendors.

7 Tips on How to Make a Free WordPress Site Look Credible

Marketing Insider Group

The post 7 Tips on How to Make a Free WordPress Site Look Credible appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. There is tons of potential in a freelance blogging career. If you can write well and you have great ideas for new posts, then you can start making money out of your talent.

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Engage and Convert Site Visitors – 9 Tips to Make it Happen

Marketing Insider Group

You have to put yourself in the shoes of your visitor and see your site and […]. The post Engage and Convert Site Visitors – 9 Tips to Make it Happen appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. When you land on a website, what makes you stay? What makes you bounce?

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Hushly Helps Marketers Connect With Anonymous Web Site Visitors

Customer Experience Matrix

When this blog last left Geoff Rego in 2010 , he had just sold the assets of pioneering B2B marketing automation vendor Market2Lead to Oracle. Since then, he’s been gnawing at the bone of anonymous business leads, suspecting that there’s some way to gain value from people who are interested in a product but haven’t identified themselves to vendors. Rego has shown me a couple of approaches over the past few years, none of which quite worked out.

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Why Written Plans Improve Web Site Project Success

B2B Marketing Traction

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Scribd: Just Another Document Sharing Site?

Writing on the Web

It is the most popular document sharing site available, with over 50,000 uploads each day. OK, here’s the question: why would you want to market through a site that is based on sharing documents? 2 Questions Your Site Should Answer.

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7-Step Guide to Site Migration and SEO Success

Brightedge

The post 7-Step Guide to Site Migration and SEO Success appeared first on BrightEdge SEO Blog. The Internet evolves at breakneck speed, companies change, technology gets better, and strategies adjust.

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What’s Wrong with Your B2B Web Site?

B2B Marketing Traction

Have you spent money on your web site, search engine optimization (SEO), maybe even online pay per click (PPC) advertising to drive more traffic to your site? How do you get web site visitors to convert to customers and generate sales? Tweet.

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What You Should Know Before Developing Industrial Blog Sites

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial Blogs Industrial Websites Website Design & Development Blog Sites Content Management System (CMS) industrial ecommerce interactive design tools parametric search applicationsAt this time of the year, many industrial companies are getting ready for their annual budget planning meetings. If you are one of them, a redesign of your industrial website [.]. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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