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6 Easy Steps That Will Make Your Website a Lead Generation Machine

How can you use digital marketing for lead generation and attract new customers? The design of your website directly affects how well you connect with potential customers and convert them into sales. Clean, well-organized content is critical; along with a compelling call-to-action that begins the connection process. According to Salesforce, it takes an average of 6-8 marketing touch points to generate a sales lead. To build interest, high-quality and useful information should be front-and-center. In this article, we present six (6) steps to perfect your website for lead generation, resulting in more paying clients for your business.


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How to Create Engaging Social Media Marketing Content Using Instagram Hashtag Research

Engaging your audience on social media can be a daunting task for small businesses. Besides coming up with clever marketing, businesses need to research their audience to help discover topics that are both interesting and engaging. When creating social media posts on Instagram, those containing a hashtag average 12.6% higher engagement than those without a hashtag. In addition, using certain hashtags can put your post in front of an audience that you are trying to target. In this article, we will discuss ways to research topics of interest using hashtag research, and create highly-engaging content for your target market.


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Social Media Marketing Techniques to Differentiate Your Brand

Connecting with your customer base can be challenging given how inundated we are with social media marketing posts: whether it is through Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or emerging platforms such as TikTok. With the rise of social media, everyone has been given a voice online, making it harder to stand out and be relevant. For brands to generate awareness and be relevant to consumers means staying on top of the ever-changing social media landscape. What worked a few months ago is not necessarily going to work today, meaning companies need to stay ahead of the trends in order to stand out to their audience.


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Make UX Strategies Less Complex & More Functional

A user-centric website is one that has the needs of the user in mind. However, user experience / UX strategies don’t have to be complex. There are some basic elements you can deploy that will help your users have a positive experience interacting with your company’s online presence.


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How to Use Social Media to Know What Customers Want

Social media can be a goldmine when it comes to market and audience research. There are millions or even billions of consumers all engaging online and expressing their thoughts, sharing with their networks, and making purchasing decisions. Whereas older methods of researching a target audience were time-consuming and expensive, social media market research can be...