What Every Business Owner Needs To Know

30 Day Blogging Challenge

The 30-Day Blogging Challenge

About 2 years ago I took part in Hubspot’s 30-Day Blog Challenge. The challenge was based on conventional wisdom that it takes about 21 days to form a new habit – so with a bit of rounding up, they made it a 30-Day Blog Challenge and created a contest around it. At the time I

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Please, Please, Please Just Auto-Renew Your Domain

For the second time in about 6 months I’ve had clients come to me distraught because they lost their site’s domain. Yes – they lost it. Just as gone as if you had a brick and mortar storefront and a fire raged through it, burning up every little piece of your business. All because they

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Small Business Week 2015 (May 4-8)

NS Marketing exists to help small business thrive – so it’s fitting that we write a quick shout-out to Small Business Week! Small Businesses are vital not only to the national economy (according to the 2011 US Census, 89.9% of all businesses keeping the US economy churning were made up of businesses with 20 or

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The Google Algorithm and Mobile Friendliness

The web is all “atwitter” about the latest big change to the the Google Algorithm. Starting Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Google will begin to weigh a site’s “mobile friendliness” when it comes to rankings – and will penalize sites that are not mobile friendly. Right now it looks like Google will penalize your site’s ranking

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Importance of Buyer Personas

Buyer Personas – What They Are and Why They’re Important

Buyer Personas are the foundation to any effective marketing plan. When developed and used correctly, they can save your business time and money as you create and execute your marketing plans. Think of it this way… Imagine these two scenarios: Scenario 1 You walk into a hardware store and you’re greeted by the clerk. Without

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