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UPDATE (10/18/2018): Google has shut down Google+ due to low user engagement. This follows a series of security lapses that briefly put the oft-forgotten social network in the spotlight. We will continue to bring you news about the remaining social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter, as well as other important digital marketing news. When’s the […]
Apr 10 by Andrew Kopp
Getting into search engine optimization (SEO) is a bit like going down the rabbit hole; you don’t quite know where you’re going to end up, but it sure seems like a good idea to give it a try. Good SEO can raise your site’s visibility on search engine results pages (SERPS) and drive oodles of […]
As the internet increases global connectivity, SEO is actually becoming more and more localized. Enter almost any product- or service-related keyword into Google and one of your autofill options will be “…near me.” Click and search and you’ll wind up with page after page of results prioritized according to geographic location, all topped off by a few […]
Whether you believe in the old adage of “new year, new you” or not, January is the ideal time to wipe the slate clean and start some new habits, and that includes whatever you have planned for SEO. Many minor business mistakes can be dismissed with a wry grimace and a self-effacing comment or two, […]
Over the last few years, shrouded in the company’s typical mystique and under the cover of darkness (or just the ceiling at headquarters, really) the squad of geniuses at Google have been working on a tool that would help improve search results. In October 2015, Google confirmed the existence of their new machine-learning artificial intelligence […]
Mar 23 by Chair 10 Marketing Team
Smartphones are becoming increasingly significant in today’s digital society. They can do many incredible things, such as track your fitness while you work out, identify a song playing in a grocery store, and even turn your house lights on and off from a diff. Business owners who underestimate the prevalence of smartphones by not having […]
Everyone knows that nothing says “summertime” like cold beer, barbecue, baseball, and… default search engine data encryption? Yep, you read that right. In a post last week on the Bing blog, Sr. Product Manager Duane Forrester announced that Microsoft’s search engine will be adjusting its default security procedures later this summer. An exact timeline was not […]
At Chair 10 Marketing, we work with a wide range of clients, from small businesses to large corporations. As an Internet marketing agency, all of our clients typically have one thing in common: websites! Most of those websites use Google Analytics to track and analyze their visitors, providing deep insight into how people spend time on the site. […]
The world of word of mouth advertising has moved to the internet. According to Search Engine Land’s Study “79% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations.” Reviews have become an important piece of the internet marketing puzzle. It’s important to understand how they work, what you can do as a business, and how to win the online word of mouth advertising game.
Take a look at this search engine results page from the query “Mexican food Seattle”