5 Tools to Get Your Customer Acquisition On Point

5 Tools to Get Your Customer Acquisition On Point
Customer acquisition can be defined as simply the act of getting customers to buy from your business. It can save you a lot of money because 70% of companies say it's cheaper to retain than to attract. But there are many areas of customer acquisition.
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Google Is One Big Fat Pirate-Linking Search Engine
Getty Images claims that Google 'siphons traffic' away from the company's premium website. In the complaint, Getty claims that … From this, the RIAA concluded that Google isn't giving pirate sites lower rankings as promised. The RIAA even went to the …
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Dawn Bennett was named as example of how the Barron's Top 100 list can lead
AdvisorHub stirred the pot in the advisory business by writing a report that attacks Barron's popular top advisor rankings that includes heavy use of data. …. The AdvisorHub piece says the 12-year-old Top 100 list is one of four that Barron's runs …
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Why Alexa Can't Be Trusted

Why Alexa Can't Be Trusted
I've watched many people beat themselves up because they've seen sites with far less traffic and far less presence on the web achieve Alexa rankings far lower than theirs. This has driven these people to the point of breakdowns trying to figure out …
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Why Some Business Websites Don't Deliver Value
Business Website Value You know you need an online presence, but you really don't know how your website will deliver excellent value for your business. Websites become the online face for businesses and, in some cases, the first contact with potential …
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3 Reasons Why Your Website Needs Regular Maintenance Like Your Car
The homepage anticipates visitor behavior and uses multiple links to interior page to make it easy for visitors to engage with a business online. Finally, the website needs to accommodate the behavior of mobile users by making the web page long and …
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10 SEO Questions to Ask Yourself in 2016

10 SEO Questions to Ask Yourself in 2016
While technical and on page SEO are important for getting a site into Google's index, backlinks to your website are the most important factor for getting yourself on page 1 for target keywords. If you want to rank, you need links. But too many people …
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Is modern SEO more than the sum of independent parts?
Traditional link building could be considered an SEO-exclusive strategy because that's its primary function (and most people aren't interested in referral traffic for these links). However, more advanced, modern link-building tactics involve guest …
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Leveraging Your Company's Online Presence in a Competitive Industry
Easy to Use – More than 50% of website traffic comes from a mobile device, so make sure your website is built as a responsive website, meaning the design and functionality “responds” to the size of the device being used to view it. On top of that …
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How Can I Invest To Grow My Business?

How Can I Invest To Grow My Business?
The higher your website ranking, the more website traffic you may receive, so it's worth investing in this concept. There are several ways to increase your ranking, however, arguably one of the more effective methods, is to create genuine, unique and …
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E-retailers win the race for site load times
The “2016 State of the Union: Multi-Industry Web Performance” report, released Tuesday, involved tests on the top 50 websites in four industries—e-commerce, news and media, sports, and travel and hospitality—as ranked by SimilarWeb's Website Rankings.
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Hampton Roads businesses create online content to attract customers
A basic website isn't enough anymore in today's crowded online marketplace. Now, companies are publishing their own content to give online browsers and potential customers information they can use — like how-to articles and videos, tips, product …
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Focus on the Details: Web Traffic Hacks That Work

Focus on the Details: Web Traffic Hacks That Work
… and not found of the SEO industry as they make their revenue based on paid listings. I've witnessed clients coming from existing campaigns that ruined their traffic, I believe links were not the only culprit but in fact that they had too many …
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Don't be Sucked in by #SEO Lies
Part of what makes the SEO business so risky is the fact that the search engines control everything, and we only have a decent idea of what goes into the ranking factors. While research, trial and error, and some clues from Matt Cutts have guided us …
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The Four Layers Of Web Application Security
Your website is home to a great deal of valuable information — your company's, your customers', your website visitors', etc. If a hacker gains access this is essentially all up for grabs, and your company's reputation and user loyalty will go flying …
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How to Use Google Analytics to Design a Responsive Website

How to Use Google Analytics to Design a Responsive Website
Keyword use is one of the fundamental ways search engines use to rank your site, and Google is telling you important information for ranking higher. In the Traffic Sources section you can find the number of visits each keyword has brought in, and add …
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​Keeping up with Google's never-ending algorithm updates
It's no secret how valuable search engine optimization (SEO) can be for today's companies, both large and small. After all, we've all heard that being at the top of Google can literally transform a business overnight. You've probably seen the Google …
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3 SEO Techniques Even SEOs Forget
Also from the Web … Keyword research, link building, on-page optimization – these are all SEO strategies that get a lot of attention. For anyone who knows the first thing about SEO … Beyond basic keyword research and on-page optimization, these …
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Florida's 40 Safest Cities For Driving Ranked

Florida's 40 Safest Cities For Driving Ranked
To create its “Top 40 Safest Cities For Driving In Florida” rankings, Obrella “consulted the most recent data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,” the website explained. “From there, we looked at how many fatalities resulted from …
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The Latest: Trump leads GOP race with a third of the votes
Silent majority, let me hear you roar!” ___. 12:40 p.m.. A 40-year-old Kansas man is behind a website that notes how long it has been since Hillary Clinton said she'd “look into” whether she can release transcripts of her paid speeches to big banks …
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And the most ticketed car is…
Lexus is the luxury vehicle division of Toyota. To come up with this ranking, car insurance comparison-shopping website Insurance.com reviewed insurance claims and traffic violation data from 331 models and more than 323,000 recent customers between …
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Keeping Up: The Craziest Social Media Stats from 2015

Keeping Up: The Craziest Social Media Stats from 2015
Social media is as important and as relevant to marketing, advertising and branding as it has ever been. This past year has brought to light many social media statistics including website traffic, follower counts, social media mentions, hashtag usage …
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Why You Shouldn't Be Driving Traffic to Your Etsy or Amazon Store
Amazon dominates the top search rankings and Etsy isn't far behind. Even if you cancel your account, your Amazon or Etsy listing will always show up above your own website. This is something to carefully consider if you own a stand-alone eCommerce …
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10 things you have to know about SEO & social media in 2016

10 things you have to know about SEO & social media in 2016
"The volume of traffic to your page matters far less than how qualified that audience and traffic is" I am a dedicated individual, an analyst at heart, SEO professional , ORM professional, accomplished Content Marketer, SMO expert, and digital media …
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Top 10 Most Popular Torrent Sites of 2016
The official YTS website shut down but it was quickly replaced by the “unofficial” YTS.ag, which gathered a large user-base over the past two months. Apparently … The list is based on various traffic reports and we display the Alexa rank for each. In …
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5 ways brokers can drive more web conversions without increasing traffic
Sending traffic to a poorly optimized website is like pouring water into a leaking bucket. Yet instead of … Improving page speed not only increases conversions, it also has positive effects on your SEO rankings, and the general user experience. So …
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Spider Basketball GameDay – VCU

Spider Basketball GameDay – VCU
UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond (10-6, 2-2) and VCU (12-5, 4-0) meet for the 75th time on Saturday afternoon in the Bank of America Capital City Classic. Tip is at 2 p.m. with the game airing nationally on CBS Sports Network. Richmond has …
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Evaluating Link Quality For SEO Campaigns
It's pretty easy to look at a site and quickly determine if the links you're getting are manipulative. … Devoid of human value (i.e., solely designed for web crawlers). … However, toxic links can still pass link equity if they haven't been devalued …
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