Category: Online Marketing

October 15, 2014

Local Business Marketing in Baton Rouge

Local business drives our economy. You’ve heard this statement over and over. It’s true, but with the rise of big box stores and large corporations it is getting harder for small to medium-sized local companies to compete. Fortunately, if you are trying to drive relevant, local traffic to your website, there are a number of things you can do to help your business stand out from the crowd.

October 1, 2014

The Ins and Outs of E−commerce Marketing

If you own an online store, trying to build traffic and sales can be difficult and intimidating. There are many ways to drive traffic, but they are not all created equal. This is why knowing which networks match your product offering can help you not only sell products, but also build your brand online.

October 1, 2014

Proactive Reputation Management

Your reputation means a lot to your business. Negative reviews and feedback can have drastic effects on the way people look at your company and your bottom line. Why wait until these negative results creep onto the first page to do something about it?

September 30, 2014

LinkedIn: The Ultimate B to B Advertising

You’ve been told this over and over by colleagues, the media, and trusted business partners. But most B2B business owners understand that traditional social networks like Facebook and Twitter are not always the best solution, no matter what online marketing companies tell you.

September 9, 2014

Does Google Rank Big Brands Higher Than Smaller Brands?

Does Google and Other Search Engines Favor Big Brands? This is a question that is often asked in the online marketing community. And to be perfectly honest, the answer is a bit muddy. Google does not favor one brand over the other. They do, however, want to provide their users…

August 14, 2014

Developing Your Inbound Marketing Game Plan

If you are familiar with the world of digital marketing, you are probably aware that Inbound Marketing is one of the most important things you can do to improve the overall quality and quantity of your traffic, leads, and business. However, one thing that is often intimidating to people is getting started on developing an Inbound Marketing strategy.

July 31, 2014

Online Display Advertising Overview

Are you interested in improving the reach, strategy and application of your online marketing? While traditional search advertising can drive highly-targeted traffic to your website, the reach of your marketing initiatives are limited to people actively searching for your products or services. Online Display Advertising gives you the opportunity to show visually engaging advertisements on […]

July 22, 2014

Responsive Design’s Impact on SEO

It’s no secret that smart phones are poised to over take desktop computing as the primary way consumers and businesses alike interact with your brand online. At Gatorworks we have seen a steady flow of businesses requesting our design and development services to help prepare their brand for a primarily mobile web.

June 19, 2014

Four Things You Can Do Today to Improve Your Marketing

Doing Nothing You’ve built your website, and — It. Is. Awesome. It’s what everyone told you to do. You knew you needed a website. Now, you sit there in your office, clicking refresh on the analytics page, watching for a change. The hours pass by and the number of visits to your site barely moves. […]

June 12, 2014

The “Field of Dreams” Approach to Website Marketing

The other day I was talking with a friend, and as usual the conversation drifted to their website (this is one of the things that just comes with being an inbound marketer). They had recently built a website to compliment their handmade item business. They had been selling on Etsy for quite some time, and had decided they were done paying fees when they could sell it themselves.

April 16, 2014

Understanding Pay-Per-Click Quality Score

Pay-per-click advertising is one of the best and most targeted ways to drive traffic to your website. With paid search, you can enter a few keywords, write some targted ads, and be on the first page of the search engine results page in a matter of minutes (though a couple hours is more feesible). 

January 16, 2014

Dot What?! – Answering Questions About the New gTLDs

On November 26, 2013 the first seven of the new gTLDs were launched. It has been a long time coming, with rumors running rampant for a couple of years. Over the course of the next two years, a planned 610 more gTLDs will be launched, giving us a grand total of 639.

January 3, 2014

Do the Work : Make 2014 The Best Year Ever

Wow! It seems like only a few days ago we were trying to figure out what happened in 2013 and we are already staring down the barrel of a new year. (Okay, to be perfectly honest, 2013 WAS only a few days ago, so this works really well if you are reading it on the first few days of January, 2014 – otherwise, try to imagine).

June 23, 2008

Five Tips for Email Newsletter Stardom

What is one of the best ways to keep Top of Mind Awareness with your customers? Keep in touch! With an email newsletter you can market your services to clients and prospects in a low cost way. Here are five tips to ensure the success of your email newsletter.