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Is Your Non-Secure Website Scaring Off Potential Clients?

Starting in October 2017, the Chrome browser (the largest browser currently in use worldwide with over 60% share) will show a “NOT SECURE” warning when users enter text in a form on a web page that is not secure. This could drive off potential customers when they...

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What Is Google My Business And Why You Should Care

Google My Business (GMB) is a free tool for businesses owners that helps them manage their online presence on Google properties which include Google Search, Google+ and Google Maps. By verifying and optimizing your business information, you can help potential...

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What Is Google Search Console?

Google Search Console (GSC), previously known as Google Webmaster Tools, is a tool offered by Google for website owners or their representatives to gain insight as to how Google views their website. There are many things you can do with GSC besides monitor your site's...

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What Are Citations And Why Do You Need them For Your Business?

Most people have heard about links from one website to another, commonly called "backlinks". But there is another type of important SEO element called "citations". Citations are similar to backlinks, but there is a difference between the two: • Backlinks are links on...

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7 More Things To Avoid When Choosing An SEO Company

This is a followup post to “7 Things To Avoid When Choosing An SEO Company” originally published in 2014. At some point in time, you may realize that you will need professional assistance to help your businesses website grow. If you are like most people, you will...

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