5 Steps On how to setup your Facebook page for perfection
Facebook can be an excellent resource to connect your business with your target audience as well as receive reviews. However, they are not to helpful when it comes to how to setup your Facebook page for success.
After all, pretty much everyone is on Facebook these days. Setting up a Facebook page for your business is a little different than setting up a personal page.Read More
Why Is N.A.P. or Name, Address, Phone Number Important?
If you have spent any time researching how to rank locally in the search engines for your business then you have come across the acronym NAP.
NAP stands for Name, Address, Phone Number – which probably still doesn’t explain what it means.
Simply put NAP means that you have the same business name, address and phone number on all sites on the internet.Read More
Do Reviews Help SEO?
This week we have a common question that we get from many of our customers. Learning why and how reviews can help your SEO is one of the reasons why we talk about reviews so much here at 33 Mile Radius.
Learn more in our short video:
Reviews are a cheap and effective way to help boost your SEO rankings. If you do not have a strategy in place already then you need to start asking for reviews from each and everyone of your customers.Read More
What Should be the Primary Goal of a Contractor Website?
We are trying something new here.
Each week we are going to come to you with a new question that gets answered by one of our experts on the 33 Mile Radius team.
The questions are going to be on a variety of topics around contractor marketing so please send in your hardest hitting questions.
The catch is that each question must be answered within 1 or 2 minutes and try to include actionable advice or thoughts.Read More
How to setup your Home Advisor page to make it work
The last few years have brought a strong rise in the number of websites offering to connect your business with people who are using the internet to shop around for services.
Places like Angie’s List, Yelp, and even Facebook have been catering to this growing need for years. When you’re talking about the home service industry, however, don’t miss the opportunity to include HomeAdvisor in your dialogue.Read More
Not All SEO Reports Are Truly Honest
As a small business owner you have no doubt become accustomed to the constant barrage of sales calls from a slew of marketing agencies promising you the world and asking for your money. As you well know many of these companies will use various tactics and technical information to try and trick you into buying their services. Sadly, this type of sales tactic isn’t going away and is used by many of our competitors.Read More
The future of your lead generation relies on you to reach customers on Facebook
Social media platforms have been transforming the way everyone in the world does business. Comedians, makeup artists, wedding photographers, and real estate agents have all seen a shift in their customers wanting to find and interact with them online. But can you get home service leads from it?
A lot of contractors think that social media is not for them because it doesn’t produce the very glamorous photos or hilarious anecdotes we see so many professionals posting on online.Read More
3 Reasons you Need to Start Focusing on your Angie’s List Reviews and Listing
Love it or hate it, Angie’s List has just become a critical part of your home service business’s online marketing strategy. If you haven’t heard, the creators of Angie’s List—the popular online review site—have recently made their first-tier membership free.
It looks like they finally realized that nobody wants to pay for things online, so they’ve given potential new members a way to access their reviews and listings for free.Read More
Get Reviews The Right Way!
To get reviews for your business online you can either to it the hard way, or the easy way.
Regardless of what you choose it all come down to what tool you use to get reviews.
In other words, you have to ask your customers for a review each time the job is done, but you also must be strategic about your approach. So, what is the best way to approach your customers asking for reviews?Read More
Pokemon Go, at this point you have played it, know someone who is playing it, or heard about it on the news.
I was out to dinner with friends last night and I saw endless amounts of 18 to late 20-year-olds walking around with phones out, stopping at seemly random businesses and landmarks trying to catch Pokemon.
At first I thought this was silly, and even mocked some of these players but I then reluctantly downloaded it and started playing –Read More