Local SEO can help your small business become more competitive online right from the beginning. By empowering yourself as a business owner with the understanding of Local SEO and the best first steps to take, you can give your business every opportunity online to succeed. [Read more…] about Local SEO: The Key to Making Small Businesses More Competitive
Google My Business recently came out with a slew of new and exciting updates. We have always been fascinated with Google My Business as it allows companies to hyper focus to their local market and compete with the bigger companies.
Like many businesses, if you have a Gmail account it is most likely tied to a Google My Business Account already. You’ll know this by the emails that you receive from Google regarding these updates. If your business has a Google location on Maps but is not receiving these email updates, click here and an Online Expert from Striventa will be happy to assist you. Among the top updates so far for GMB are the ability to message consumers directly, post directly to your GMB page and even set up your own GMB website. We have broken down each of these exciting features below and how you can start to leverage Google My Business. [Read more…] about What We Learned from Recent Google My Business Updates
Coming up with the right blog topic can be challenging, but, by breaking a blog into actionable items, we will show you how to write a blog for your market successfully and have fun doing it! As we walk through the steps, we will be featuring a blog written by Century 21 Northwest Realty as an example of a successful blog titled, 5 Home Repairs that Sell a House [Read more…] about How To Write A Blog For Your Market
There I was, sitting across from a business owner in tears. An owner in tears because her company wasn’t growing and she didn’t know how to market herself online. She couldn’t afford us and there was nothing I could do about it. My heart broke for her because I knew I could help her company, and help her continue on her vision. It was in this moment that I knew I had to leave the company I was at, and start Striventa. [Read more…] about What’s My Why? Helping Business Owners Impact Their Market