Are you a small business that runs Facebook and/or Instagram ads? Then this news is for you! Maybe you’ve seen the news about an Apple operating system update coming soon (iOS 14 for mobile devices, iPadOS 14, and tvOS 14) that could potentially be a GAME CHANGER for businesses running Facebook and Instagram ads. And […]
About Craig Hosking
Father, author, speaker, and trainer, Craig has been involved with Internet marketing since 2001, promoting affiliate programs, lead generation for investment Real Estate, and staying current with the latest trends and techniques for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Along with Partner Chrissanne Long, Craig started Marketing System Blueprints, LLC in 2009, servicing local and non-local businesses with SEO and Social Media Marketing. In 2014, MSB merged with Maximize Social Media, LLC to create Maximize Digital Media, LLC, a full service Online Marketing Agency.
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Local marketing is a must, but if you’re like most local business owners, you’ve probably caught yourself thinking something like this: I feel like I’m doing everything I can – why is my local marketing not delivering the results I want? It’s a good question. After all, local marketing has a lot of moving parts. […]
A: No, SEO is short for Search Engine Optimization. It is the term used for getting your website and online content optimized to rank in the organic searches of the major search engines (Google, Google Mobile,Bing, Yahoo, etc.). Google Adwords, also known as Pay Per Click (PPC), is paid advertising, usually found above the Maps […]
A: Local SEO is geo-focused typically, to a city or an area around a city. Your keyword strategy would be “YOUR KEYWORD+city+state”. National SEO is focused on a high-level keyword and a State or a Region. Your keyword strategy would be “YOUR KEYWORD” and/or “YOUR KEYWORD+state”. Depending on the local competition, local is easier to […]
A: SEO is short for Search Engine Optimization. It is the term used for getting your website and online content optimized to rank in the organic searches of the major search engines (Google, Google Mobile,Bing, Yahoo, etc.). Organic results (not paid ads) have 10 spots on a page, #1 typically starting after the Maps Listings […]
A: The short answer is yes. All organizations, whether for profit or not for profit will find value in understanding how their website and digital assets are appearing in local searches. Having an SEO strategy is an excellent way to bring more awareness to your organization, and help people who need your services to find […]