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How to get more qualified leads for your business

Posted by on September 25, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

Do you work at or run a business that lives or dies by the number of qualified leads you bring in? If you’re a services…

SEO Manager Interview Questions – Questions to ask in an interview

Posted by on September 20, 2018 in Hiring

Congratulations, you’re hiring an SEO for your business. While this is an exciting time, you’re probably also wondering how to make sure that the person…

What is content marketing? The guide to building your business with content

Posted by on September 11, 2018 in What is

If you’ve spent any time at all researching ways to get your brand in front of a larger audience, you’ve probably heard of content marketing….

What is SEO? The ultimate guide to ranking your business in Google

Posted by on September 5, 2018 in What is

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is one of the most widely searched for topics online (with 509,000,000 results). And for good reason: SEO helps grow your…

Lead generation for services businesses

Posted by on August 16, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

If you run a service business and you need to generate more leads for that business, then listen up. Over the last few years I’ve…

How to determine your SEO search volume opportunity

Posted by on August 11, 2018 in SEO

If you’re running a successful business but haven’t ever invested in SEO, you probably do not know where to start or how to determine what…

What is duplicate content for SEO and do you need to worry about it?

Posted by on August 9, 2018 in SEO

Duplicate content. SEOs the world over talk about duplicate content and how it can hurt your website’s rankings in the search engines, but they always…

How to get your website listed in search engines

Posted by on August 7, 2018 in SEO

Getting your website listed in the search engines is the very first step to building a business online. Maybe you’re a seasoned entrepreneur starting a…

What makes an agency engagement fail? These 5 things.

Posted by on August 2, 2018 in Hiring a marketing provider

When businesses hire agencies, they do so usually because their growth is not going in the right direction or it has slowed measurably. Agencies and…

Announcing Credo’s new Lead Generation and Sales Strategy consultations

Posted by on August 1, 2018 in Announcements

Something I hear from marketers and agencies frequently is “we’re not ready to join Credo yet because we’re still working on our (sales process/lead generation)”….

The 7 SEO strategies that will help you rank higher on Google

Posted by on July 13, 2018 in SEO Tactics

The SEO world is ripe with advice and people giving you “weird tricks” to help you rank higher on Google. Unfortunately, for the non-SEO professional…

How to make and track clickable phone numbers online

Posted by on July 10, 2018 in Advertising

Did you know that it is possible to make phone numbers clickable on mobile so that your site’s mobile visitors can click to call instead…

How to get more B2B leads

Posted by on June 27, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

As a B2B business, your business lives and dies based on the leads you are getting. You need leads coming in so that you can…

How to convert website traffic into sales

Posted by on June 25, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

If you’re reading this, you’ve likely already read how to drive traffic to your website. Hopefully you’ve taken a few of those and implemented them…

What I learned about marketing from studying Warren Buffett’s investment ethos

Posted by on June 21, 2018 in Business

The best way to learn something is to study those who are the best in the world at their craft. Experts in other areas can…

Announcing the Credo Digital Marketing Jobs board

Posted by on June 19, 2018 in Announcements

For a long time, people have asked me to help them hire full time people. Whether a full time SEO, PPC specialist, or director of…

How to grow a business online in 2019

Posted by on June 14, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

Do you want to grow your business? Most entrepreneurs and marketers would say that they do. While there are those who are happy with where…

Is Google’s push towards local good for the consulting world?

Posted by on June 11, 2018 in Marketing Industry

Over the last few years, Google has undeniably made a lot of changes to their search results pages (SERPs). If you work in SEO you…

How to create a killer content pillar

Posted by on June 7, 2018 in SEO Tactics

Whether you’re working for a small business or publisher, what you’re often looking for is a sustainable source in growing their business or traffic. Blogging…

How to write a good digital marketing project brief

Posted by on June 5, 2018 in Business

Over the last few years we’ve seen 1,500+ businesses and $14M+ in digital marketing spend come through Credo. In that time, I’ve learned a lot….

Screaming Frog Alternatives

Posted by on May 29, 2018 in Recommendations

If you’re doing SEO, then you probably know about Screaming Frog. Screaming Frog has long been the gold standard in website crawling for most sites….