Google Wants to Come Home

Google Wants to Come Home

As voice search and virtual assistants like Amazon’s Echo or Apple’s Siri, have become more conversational, they have become more user-friendly and more mainstream. In December 2015, Search Engine Land reported on a survey MindMeld released showing...
4 Free Resources Google Offers Small Business Owners

4 Free Resources Google Offers Small Business Owners

As small business owners we need to juggle a lot of different responsibilities…and pay a lot of bills. Sometimes it’s just nice when someone offers us free knowledge and free tools that help us grow our businesses without breaking our bank accounts. And...
3 Reasons Your Local Google+ Page Got Suspended

3 Reasons Your Local Google+ Page Got Suspended

Small business owners who create a local Google+ page in Google My Business know they can get found more quickly by customers and prospects doing a search for local businesses. There’s just one caveat – you must follow Google’s rules when you create...
Your Business Has Been Hijacked – by Trolls

Your Business Has Been Hijacked – by Trolls

“Your Business Has Been Hijacked” – In Norwalk, Connecticut Penny’s Diner has been serving up comfort food for 30 years. Today they are in crisis mode – because they didn’t have a handle on their twitter handle. Here’s the story: The Treasury Department...
10 Ways To Optimize Your YouTube Channel

10 Ways To Optimize Your YouTube Channel

YouTube is a great space to share your video business stories. We’ve chosen 10 ways to optimize your YouTube Channel that you can start implementing this week because every now and then it’s good to do some “housekeeping” to make sure that your...
Great Storytelling – Small Business Super Powers

Great Storytelling – Small Business Super Powers

Great storytelling in business isn’t always about telling the obvious. Oftentimes, a great story is all about showing your small business super powers – the ones that don’t come with a price tag attached. Super powers? An example of this can be seen in the way...