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Search Engine Marketing

8 Ways you’re wasting your marketing budget (and what you can do about it)

8 Ways You're Wasting Your Marketing Budget And What To Do About ItBest intentions don’t amount to much if you’re pouring your budget down the drain. Smarter spending? It’s surprisingly simple. Here’s how…

Here’s the bottom line:

Marketing isn’t about creating the funniest campaign.

The flashest website.

Or the most cinematic video advert.

So, what is marketing about?

It’s all about maximising revenue with minimal spend.

Moving into 2019, marketing budgets are … Continue Reading

5 Ways to promote your services with content that connects

Content That Connects

Content is your fast track to striking up conversations with customers that convert to leads, enquiries, and sales. Here’s how…

It’s a fact:

People do business with businesses they connect with.

As a business owner, building these connections with existing and potential customers is crucial to the ongoing success of your business.

In fact, it’s the best way to create … Continue Reading

7 Reasons your marketing budget is better spent on digital

Reasons your marketing budget is better spent on digitalIn the battle for your marketing dollar, online is fast gaining the upper hand. This is why…

When’s the last time you decided to buy something, like a new barbecue?

Or needed the services of a professional, such as a panel beater?

Chances are, the first thing you did was check out barbecues or panel beaters online.

In fact, 81% … Continue Reading

3 Reasons Content Marketing vs SEO isn’t the question you should be asking

Content Marketing vs SEO

Pitting Content Marketing against Search Engine Optimisation is a loss for all involved, especially your business. Here’s why…

Have you heard the news?

SEO is dead.

Long live SEO!

Content is the new king…

…or so the headlines would have you believe.

Today I’m here to tell you that this isn’t the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the … Continue Reading

4 Fast Ways To Optimise Your Mobile Site & Supercharge Sales

The convenience of having a smartphone on-hand makes life that much easier.

Maybe it’s for news?

Social interaction?

Shopping?

Whatever the reasons, people are increasingly reaching for their phones in a trend that’s showing few signs of slowing down.

And businesses – as well as Google – know it.

The question is, does yours?Continue Reading

Our 3 Top Digital Marketing Strategies For Boosting Sales (Fast!)

I’m about to say something that may surprise you:

Online businesses could learn a thing or two from their retail counterparts.

Shocking, right?!

…or is it?

Let’s think on that for a second.

From Cafes to Coffee Shops, retailers have spent years competing for their customers’ attention.

To do so, they’ve employed a number of smart ideas…… Continue Reading

[2018 Update] NZ Business Directories: List of ALL & Mostly Free New Zealand Online Directories

Today we were asked for our list of the best free online New Zealand business directories.

First up? There’s something you should know about free online directories: Sure, they may provide a free link back to your website, which can help with search engine opimisation. But they can still cost you the most precious resource of all.

TIME!

You … Continue Reading