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Webfor ● Design | Search | Social

Webfor ● Design | Search | Social


Webfor

Webfor wears a lot of hats. We’re web designers and developers, SEO specialists, social media marketers, and project management marvels. We work hard, but luckily it doesn’t feel like work.

Think You Own Your Marketing Materials? You May Be in for a Big Shock

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Most companies assume that they own the creative campaigns and marketing materials produced for them by an agency or freelancer once they make final payment. That, […]

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Marketing, PLEASE, Talk To Sales For Content Creation and Messaging Strategy

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

It seems to me that in the evolution of business over the years that we should be beyond this. Right? Marketing should be talking to sales and sales should be talking to marketing. I mean duh. The reality is that sales and marketing often still don’t talk. They don’t strategize; they don’t tell each other what [...]

Mushrooms: Gentle on the Planet

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

Did you know mushrooms have a remarkably low environmental footprint? We recently worked with the Mushroom Council to tout the results of a sustainability research study which validated the earth-friendliness of mushrooms. To engage and educate

Goodbye Google Trusted Stores. Hello Google Customer Reviews.

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

In April, Google migrated away from Google Trusted Stores, Google’s e-commerce certification program and replaced it with the new Google […]

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Kevin Getch’s Presentation at Vantalks 2017

by Jason Wright @ Webfor

Kevin Getch presented at VanTalks 2017 in Vancouver, WA at the Kiggins Theater in the heart of downtown and just across the street from our offices.

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Search Engine Optimization Portland Oregon

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

Oregon Web Solutions is a Portland OR based company that specializes in search engine optimization. You might have found us by searching “SEO Portland” in Google. Our philosophy is that ranking your company website and Google Business Listing organically is the best ROI on your marketing dollars. Spending money on traditional advertising mediums such as […]

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Brand Bite – Apple’s Social Conservatism

by HMH @ HMH

Apple has notoriously kept its distance from social media. It has Facebook and Twitter pages, but they’re both blank. However, as of last week, Apple now has an Instagram account – and they’re posting to it. The brand has extended their ongoing “Shot on iPhone” campaign to the photo platform, using Instagram not as a […]

How to Know If SEO Is Working: 5 Metrics You Need to Know

by Alysha Schultz @ Intuitive Digital

Five years ago, SEO was how you got a leg up on your competitors. A good measure of success was to simply count how many top 10 spots you claimed in search results. Today, you need SEO just to get yourself on the playing field. That means rankings are more competitive than ever. Thus, businesses […]

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Insights from Digital Banking 2017: Traditional Banks Pursue Human-centric Digital Solutions

by AmberRoberts @ Lane

American Banker’s Digital Banking 2017 conference brought together hundreds of fintech companies and banks of all sizes to discuss the impact of technological advances on the financial industry and highlight how traditional banks are paving a path forward in this digitally driven environment. As consumers have grown more tech savvy and connected via their smartphones,... More

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GapSEO – Making Your Dynamic Content Work Harder

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

As part of our search engine optimization offering, we continually provide Meta data and page recommendations for our client’s websites.  This includes recommending the proper use of keywords in the Meta title, description, the copy on the page, along with Alt tags and interlinking. This is pretty standard fare for SEO agencies and certainly not ground-breaking for most [...]

Top 10 SEO Strategies That Are Most Important in 2017

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Are you ready to make 2017 the year you improve your SEO? This definitive guide will walk you through the most important SEO strategies this year. Get your SEO improved now so you can focus on the other important aspects of business. With these top 10 SEO strategies, you will be on the fast track to improving SEO in no […]

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How to target specific Customers

by M2P Marketing @ M2P Marketing

I can prove that programmatic marketing works: you’re reading these words, right now. As marketers, our main goal is to put the right message in front of the right audience at the right time, and big data is making our lives a lot easier. At M2P Marketing, our key demographic is small business owners who […]

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Four Steps to Building Content Marketing Success

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We’ve said it before and we might as well say it again… the importance of content marketing continues to grow. Companies are taking notice however. According to the Content Marketing Institute survey, 54 percent of B2B responders plan on increasing or increasing significantly their content marketing budgets over the course of 2013. This same survey [...]

Mambo Wins Gold in 3 Categories for Our Work in Education Marketing

by Mambo Media @ Mambo Media

At Mambo, we cherish working with a wide variety of clients, from technology-focused B2B companies to consumer brands to nonprofits. One particular industry we love to serve is education. We’ve partnered with organizations that focus on all aspects of learning, from statewide departments to branches of higher education. That’s why we are thrilled to announce that Mambo was recently recognized for our work by the Higher Education Marketing Report’s Education Digital Marketing Awards.   This year, we were honored with gold awards in three categories! Join us as we dive...

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How Emotional Intelligence Can Help You Conquer Your Work Projects

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

Start off your week strong with our curated list of tips and inspiration around every aspect of the digital marketing […]

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Using VR Technology to See Marketing a Bit Differently

by Russ Hodgin @ CMD Agency

At CMD, we’re always on the hunt for new and novel ways to tell our clients’ stories. A recent challenge from our...

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eROI | Portland Digital Marketing Agency, Email ROI, Design

eROI | Portland Digital Marketing Agency, Email ROI, Design


eROI

eROI is an award winning full-service digital marketing agency specializing in email marketing, strategy, web design, development and social media.

Hey, Nonprofits! We’re Donating 1 Year of Digital Marketing Services

by Alysha Schultz @ Intuitive Digital

We’re Seeking a New Nonprofit Partner [2017-2018] As a values-based organization, giving back to the community is integral to our mission at Intuitive Digital — what better way to give back than utilizing our digital marketing skills to further the cause of a local nonprofit! We’re offering free digital marketing services for a nonprofit organization, […]

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Watson Creative Expands to Seattle

by Matt Watson @ Watson Creative

Seattle (WA) — November 23, 2015 — WATSON CREATIVE, a design-led business consultancy firm based in Portland, Oregon, today announced the expansion of its business activities with a new location in the Seattle area. The new studio, led by Watson veteran Lacy Tramp, will be located in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood, renowned for its vibrant art […]

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Give Your New Business a Lift – with a good Elevator Pitch

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

Every businessperson needs an elevator pitch, the description of your business in the time it takes to ride up a few floors, about 30 seconds. Can you do it? The moment you’re asked to describe what you do is not the time to start formulating your answer....

What Makes A Website Visitor Convert?

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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Why is Writing Content so Hard?

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

We often run into people who feel that developing content to support their marketing efforts is too hard to do. They sometimes tell us Why is this? Maybe it’s because people too often simply refer to such communication vehicles as “content.” It’s as though, faced...

Google Updates: Say Hello to Local 3-Packs

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Have you heard? Google made another sweeping change to offer an improved way of listing local businesses in search results. Say “bye bye” to local 5 or 7-packs and “hello” to the new and improved 3-pack layout as Google moves toward offering more mobile-friendly search options.   As we dive into Google’s update, there are [...]

One of Portland’s Top Creative Agencies!

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

The Portland Business Journal has released their annual list of the Portland area’s largest creative agencies, and Opus is near the top! Each year, the...

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Marketing Basics for Today’s World

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Marketing Basics for Today’s World:  Attached is a PDF of a presentation I recently gave at the Seattle International Textile Expo. It is a general overview of what is important in today’s marketing arena. Much emphasis was placed on those basic things that make marketing work, which has not changed over time. With so much […]

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Five Ways to Use SEO To Make Your Users Happy

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Everywhere people are searching for happiness and they’ll leave no rock unturned. What if you could use SEO to make people happy?   You see, Google likes their users to be happy and they’ve made lots of great changes to improve user experience. We could learn a thing or two by Google’s approach and from [...]

Instagram Stories vs Snapchat for your Business

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

    Instagram Stories vs Snapchat for Business? Instagram just launched a new platform very similar to Snapchat called Instagram Stories. Like Snapchat, Instagram Stories allows you to post short videos and photos to your Instagram followers that will self delete in 24 hours.  The format is almost identical to Snapchat but with less filter options.  For […]

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Aggressive Strategy Drives New Records for Portland Metro RV Show

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Longtime Turtledove Clemens client the PMRV Show celebrated its 57th anniversary in style with record attendance at its March, 2015 show – thanks in large part […]

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Team Tetris: Human Resource Planning

by Kris Murphy @ Blue Collar Agency

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About | Roundhouse Agency

About | Roundhouse Agency


Roundhouse Agency

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Charlton Marketing | Portland, OR Advertising Agency

Charlton Marketing | Portland, OR Advertising Agency


Charlton Marketing

Charlton Marketing is a business to consumer advertising agency. Exceptional media strategy and buying. Creative messaging. Efficient execution.

Hello world!

by admin @ East Bank Communications

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When to Change Your Web Hosting Company

by Will Ashworth @ Gravitate

Your web host is an important part of your overall business. Without them, your website wouldn’t be online for your visitors to find you. Think of them as a utility service (like the electric company or your internet provider), who should be doing everything they can to ensure that downtime for your website is as minimal as possible. Their goal should be to keep things running as fast and reliably for your business needs as your SLA (service level agreement) guarantees. When is it time to seek out a new web hosting partner? Here we’ll provide you with ideas and tips on what to look for so you can know when to switch hosts.

How SEO Is Changing Thanks To Social Media

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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Bolt Marketing Group Brings Back the Kids Obstacle Challenge – Bigger, Better and Muddier Than Ever!

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Bolt Marketing Group has recently adopted the Kids Obstacle Challenge. Bolt has not only produced a new look for the Kids Obstacle Challenge, but also has added more exciting obstacles to further elevate the event experience. The Kids Obstacle Challenge provides kids a safe and fun opportunity to push their adventure limits and build their […]

How to Generate Real Leads on Facebook with Social Ads

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Over 80% of marketers say that they use Facebook to help to generate leads and beef up their content strategy. In fact, in a single year, the number of brands using Facebook to advertise their products/services has grown by about 50%.  But how can you use social ads on Facebook to generate valuable leads? Read this guide to find out! […]

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7 Common SEO Mistakes

by M2P Marketing @ M2P Marketing

7 Common Mistakes Small Businesses Make on Their Websites That Hurt Their Google Ranking November 7, 2015 I’ve met so many small businesses that spend thousands and thousands of dollars on advertising without realizing that they are wasting so much of that money. Why? Because when the customer searches for the products or services they […]

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Insights from Digital Banking 2017: Delivering on Speed and Simplicity

by AmberRoberts @ Lane

At Digital Banking 2017, financial industry professionals gathered to exchange experiences and ideas revolving around how to connect with customers in a fast-changing industry. In recent years, traditional banks have worked to earn back consumer confidence in the wake of the financial crisis, while fintech firms have stepped in to disrupt the environment with advanced... More

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The Growing Wave Of SEO

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

According to new statistics, more than 8 Billion dollars will be spent this coming year on SEO services. What does this mean? Well, if you are a business owner and you do not have a professional SEO helping your business grow then this likely means that your competition does and will eventually pass you in rankings […]

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How to prepare for Google’s Mobile Update April 21st

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Google has seen mobile and tablet traffic cross 50% of all search traffic in some industries and it’s a big enough deal that they are preparing for a widespread algorithm update that will address the mobile friendliness of your website. Google has already said this update will be bigger than Panda and Penguin, meaning that a significant number of sites will be affected, especially those...

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4 Tips for Writing the Most Engaging Content

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Inspiring a Connection with Consumers Every business wants to be able to connect with and engage their consumers. As a business owner, you may have opportunities to create connections with your consumers face to face or on the Internet. When you’re having a face-to-face interaction with a consumer, making a connection is easy. You’re in […]

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HubSpot Technology and a Modern Strategy Leads to 194% Pipeline Increase

by Siouxsie Jennett @ Mambo Media

  Fueling Passion while Feeding the Pipeline   The Company   From the White House to the workforce, organizations are calling for digital literacy in the classroom. By 2020, it is estimated that nearly 80% of jobs will require some level of technology proficiency, yet 58% of those currently entering the workforce have low skills in solving problems with technology. Many students across the nation are not being exposed to the digital education they need to be successful later in life. In fact, a whopping 70% of elementary school teachers...

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Marketing Micro-Moments

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

Marketing Micro-Moments helps your business find customers in the moments when they want to do business with you most. When they break a shoe, or spill coffee on their only shirt before a big meeting. The intent to buy is high, and time is limited. Be there for your people in those moments.

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Boost Website Performance by Revisiting On-Page SEO

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Nick Stamoulis’ recent blog – Don’t Neglect to Revisit On Site SEO – is a great reminder that search engine optimization is an ongoing effort and not a project-based endeavor.   We’ve all had clients that ask the question, “How long will this take? 3 months?” and I always respond in the same way… “It [...]

“Run of Show” Bruised, Bonded During Hood to Coast

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Event professionals are used to covering lots of miles by foot on show day, but Hood to Coast is on another level. Last week, 12...

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How Videos Improve Your Business Exponentially

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

Everyone is looking for the next big thing to improve their business. Many have already discovered that video is that big thing, and that it’s here now. If you aren’t already on board, or if you do make videos but aren’t exactly sure what to do in order to optimize their value, this article is […]

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9 Online Marketing Facts Your Small Business Should Know (Infographic)

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

Functionality: The Difference Between Using and Experiencing Sites

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Every second you spend on any site is an experience. Whether you are shopping for a specific product. Catching up on your favorite blog. Or watching the newest episode of that show you’d never admit you binged watched last week. You are experiencing that site. Users are as observant as the developers who build them. […]

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Does Content Marketing and Blog Writing Still Work?

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Content marketing is the hottest industry in SEO at the moment. A lot of SEO companies already jump started their own blogger services to boost SERPs. And loads of companies do their own content marketing. In fact, a full 94% of small businesses are doing it and 93% of B2Bs. But the question that’s on everyone’s mind is “Is Content […]

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4 Steps to Choosing the Best Project Management Tool for your Agency

by Melinda Lease @ Bonfire Marketing

Is there a lack of efficiency and transparency in your agency? Are people having redundant conversations? Do individuals miss deadlines simply because they don’t have what they need to get a job done? If the answer is “yes” to these questions and possibly even more, you need to reassess how you handle project management. [...]

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In Search of a Promotional Context

In Search of a Promotional Context

by Joe Santana @ MKTX

When I was a young man with very many, young children, I watched a lot of PBS cable. I memorized all the Sesame Street songs from RUBBER DUCKY to ABC-DEF-GHI. I’m watching more PBS again, this time via streaming, and now I find myself memorizing...

3 Tips to Attract New Customers in Every Industry

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

Building customer loyalty is the one surefire method of success in the business world, but before this can even begin, local businesses must attract new customers. The methods of doing this can vary by industry, but as it turns out, there are a few tips to attracting new customers that work regardless of the industry. […]

The audience you can reach with instagram ads

by admin @ Expand

Social media has exploded in popularity over the last decade and today it’s one of the most effective ways to reach potential customers and clients. It’s an ideal way to humanize your brand and drive your business forward. But while plenty of people focus their attention on Facebook and Twitter, Instagram often gets overlooked. It …

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Google AdWords Express gets even easier for the Digital Marketing Agency

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

If you’re a digital marketing agency that uses Google AdWords for your clients, and specifically My Client Center (MCC) to manage those accounts, you’ll be interested to know that you can now manage AdWords Express accounts through your MCC account.   What is AdWords Express? Google explains:   “AdWords Express is an advertising option for [...]

How To Ad Markitors To Your Facebook Ad Account

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Step 1: Go to Business Manager Settings Log in to Facebook Business Manager and click “Go to Settings” on the right side of the page. Step 2: Click Ad Accounts Click “Ad Accounts” on the left sidebar. Step 3: Click … Read More

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How Mad Fish Uses Machine Learning to fill Gaps with SEO

by Ben Herman @ Mad Fish Digital

In a world where content has long been king, a search crawler’s ability to understand relevance and rank pages based […]

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The audience you can reach with instagram ads

by admin @ Expand

But while plenty of people focus their attention on Facebook and Twitter, Instagram often gets overlooked. It shouldn’t. Instagram is bigger than Twitter and growing faster than any other platform. It has more than 400 million active accounts.

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How to Create an Ideal Case Study

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

If you’ve ever wondered about the best way to create a case study, this article will give you the answers you’re looking for. But before we go in depth, you should understand the value that a case study can bring to your business. A case study is a beginning to end story. It analyzes a […]

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Epic Design Labs - Design, Ecommerce, Marketing & SEO in Portland OR

Epic Design Labs - Design, Ecommerce, Marketing & SEO in Portland OR


Epic Design Labs

We help businesses attract more clients and increase sales. We specialize in web design, e-commerce, marketing, SEO in Portland, and helping non-profits.

How To Lead Website Visitors To Your Content

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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Fielding the Best (Agency) Team

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Kate Maddox’ recent article in BtoB Magazine – Fielding the Best Team – resonated loudly with me and I’m sure with a lot of other niche agencies out there:   “Marketers are involved in a variety of different relationships with agencies—on the one hand, having one traditional agency to handle major integrated campaigns or, on [...]

Warm Audience Advertising on Facebook (It’s Better)

by Steven Howsley @ Gravitate

How often do you see an ad for the first time, click on it, and convert immediately? Our best guess…probably not too often. Today we are going to chat about how warm audiences (low funnel) can help you connect to high value individuals and close conversions that you may have missed otherwise. If you are…

C4 Weekly News Roundup – July 20, 2012

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Each Friday starting today, we’ll share a few interesting news articles and blogs that we found insightful from the week. We’d love to have you add a comment with other articles or blogs that made your list.   Content Creates Engagement   This CMO article from Anoop Sahgal – Executive Marketing at Adobe Systems – [...]

5 YouTube Alternatives for Small Business

by Nick Footer @ Intuitive Digital

With more than 1.3 billion users and nearly 5 billion video views per day, YouTube reigns as the undisputed champ for the most popular video-sharing platform in the world. 9% of small businesses in the US have jumped on the YouTube bandwagon and leveraged this incredible tool to boost their online visibility and credibility and […]

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Creative Infographics

by admin @ Eris Creative

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Starbuck’s Social Media Lesson – Something We Can All Learn From

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Just read the Business 2 Community blog by Melissa Agnes – Starbuck’s Lesson:  A Social Media Attack Can Arise When Least Expected – and it highlights a social media marketing lesson that everyone who uses social media should understand clearly:   “When it comes to communicating with your customers and fans on social media, truth, [...]

Local SEO – 5 strategies to get started

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We’ve recently had the opportunity and privilege to work with several local companies here in the Portland Metro area to help improve their local SEO results. In our 3+ years of business, the opportunity to work with truly local companies has only presented itself a handful of times. Local SEO has similarities to the ‘general’ [...]

4 Reasons Your Business Needs Reputation Management

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Why Reputation Management is So Important for Your Business Way back when, consumers chose to shop at places their friends and family personally recommended. This concept hasn’t necessarily changed, but rather grown into a grand scale that people of the past wouldn’t be able to grasp. With an Internet connection and a few clicks of […]

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Oregon Wine Symposium – Wine Industry Trends

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

  We are at the Oregon Wine Symposium this week and we had the opportunity to listen to Rob McMillan’s presentation about the State of the Wine Industry report by the Silicon Valley Bank Wine Division. Based on their survey results, 2016 was the best vintage year in Oregon. Ever. This beat out previous best years in the last decade and even ranked as a...

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What the Heck are KPIs for SEO?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Are your SEO efforts being successful? It’s hard to know for sure unless you’re tracking and measuring results. Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) measure the success of your SEO efforts and tell you whether your strategies are fruitful, or if they need tweaks to produce the results you want. Just like the stuffed cheeks of a [...]

New Client Announcement: Yakima Racks

by Tom Lehmann @ Blue Collar Agency

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Elevate your Brand: Smart Partnership Marketing

by April Donovan @ Blue Collar Agency

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Using Facebook Ads to Get More Customer Engagement & Followers

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

  Using Ads to Get More Facebook Followers     Having more Facebook followers is a great way to reach a large audience quickly. Here’s how you can use Facebook ads to get more followers from Portland OR, Gresham OR, Beaverton OR, Tigard OR, Hillsboro OR and Vancouver WA. You’re not new in town, and …

How To Have A Healthy Event

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Eco-friendly and sustainability have been trends in the event world for a while now. Whether your event is hosted outside, or you are being environmentally responsible at an expo or convention center, your consumers are expecting your brand to be conscious of reducing waste. The term “green” or “going green” is now less of a notion and […]

Spot Color Podcast #2

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

In our second podcast, Nicole and Melody discuss the “100 year client” prototype and the type of customers we love to build partnerships with.  

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Know Your Audience: How Clackamas Repertory Theatre Set the Stage for a Successful Season

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Competition for theatre-goers’ attention – and wallets – can be fierce, especially for local performing arts companies such as Clackamas Repertory Theatre. To ensure success, theatres […]

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Making The Most Of Your Content

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

When it comes to working with Paper Napkin Marketing, our clients receive something that goes above and beyond the usual to-do of working with an agency. We like to get our hands dirty and work hard for our dental practices and connect them with their...

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Hot Summer Nights! Rooftop Networking Tips for 2017

by Mike Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Top 12 Tips for a Successful SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party. Updated by Mike Rosenberg for 2017.

The original post is titled Hot Summer Nights! Rooftop Networking Tips for 2017 , and it came from Veracity Marketing .

Spot Color Podcast #1

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

Our first podcast is live! Check out our talk about the origins of Spot Color with Nicole and Melody.  

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(Quick Answer) How long does it take for PPC to actually work?

by Kelly Kitchel @ Intuitive Digital

I get this question a lot so I thought I’d write a quick post on it. The short (and annoying) answer is that it varies based on your goals, but we recommend committing to a minimum of 3 months, especially if it’s your website’s first PPC campaign. PPC can work as a short term strategy […]

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How Does Your Company Make the World Better?

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

Editors of trade publications love to run articles that suggest how their readers can benefit from innovations that improve productivity or increase efficiency and cut costs. We’ve found over the years that when we can put together a good story that relates how a productivity...

Outlier Portland Marketing Services

Outlier Portland Marketing Services


Outlier Portland Marketing Services

Outlier is a full service interactive marketing agency with locations in Portland, Oregon and San Diego, California.

Storytelling and Engagement: The 2 Pillars of Social Media Marketing

by Matty Byloos @ Novel

Two of the central pillars of social media marketing will always be the art of storytelling, and the practice of engagement. Find out why in this article.

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Collaboration as Mentorship, Feedback as a Mirror

by Laura Bentz @ Fish Marketing

I’m new here at Fish, and it’s been a long time since I worked in the agency world. I come from a multimedia/front-end design background and last worked for an agency in 2003. After that, I started finding contract or retainer gigs through word-of-mouth. Ahhh the joys of freelancing—working by my own rules, at my... Read more »

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Halloween 2016 Costume Contest!

by Wes Button @ Webfor

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Content Strategies To Boost Your Readership

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

There’s a lot of competition on the web for readership. If you have a blog or website, chances are you’re competing with many other sites for readers, and every day there are challenges in keeping your loyal readers around. Whether your articles have interesting subject matter or not, there are things you may be doing [...]

6 Hacks for Creating Exceptional Content

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Almost anyone can create decent content. But exceptional content? Now, that takes more effort and planning.   You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Content is King,” which is true. But if you send out lots of mediocre content, it creates extra noise in an already saturated market. And frankly, it doesn’t do you or your business [...]

5 Ways to Use Video

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

We all know that video can help your business connect with your target market but what kind of video is right for you? Here are some ideas. Number 1: Personal Videos. Introduce yourself to a new lead or help your company land a big sale. Number 2: Process Videos. These simply walk your viewer through…

Are SEO Mistakes Costing Your Business Money?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Everyone makes mistakes. Though some may be costlier than others for your business.   With so many consumers using the internet to research products and services, your website should not only stand out with great design, it should be easy for searchers to find.   A search engine optimization (SEO) strategy will help you rank [...]

Why Blogs Are Vital To Your Business

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

In the 1990’s, blogs started as a platform for individuals to share their thoughts and opinions online. Today, blogging has evolved into a marketing strategy for large and small businesses to drive traffic to their websites, create more leads, and build trust with their audience.   In fact, a consumer behavior study by Technorati revealed [...]

Blogging is Anything but a Dinosaur

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

I recently read Wendy Montes de Oca’s blog over at Target Marketing entitled, Is Blogging the Online Dinosaur? Before I could even imagine what she was thinking my eyes read down to the short third paragraph that said, “I beg to differ.”   Phew! The argument for the dinosaur comment really couldn’t be further from the truth… “that [...]

Growing Social Media Marketing Trends To Look For In 2018

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

Social Media Marketing Trends 2018 Social media platforms are changing every day, which means that Social Media Marketing is changing too. You may or may not be aware, for example, that Facebook recently added a “Stories” option, which is similar to the feature previously offered by Instagram (among others). Social media and advertising and marketing […]

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Is Google Really Being Fair?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

In a recent ‘rant’ post  titled “Your B2B site doesn’t need more freakin’ words” the topic of content creation was discussed.  The basic premise of the post, and you should definitely read it for yourself, was that SEO’s out there are still working on formulaic SEO writing strategies that include word counts, frequency (as in [...]

Get More Customer Reviews Now With Our New Review Service!

by Nick Footer @ Intuitive Digital

Reviews are one of the top ranking factors in Google and are also a crucial step in a customer’s buying decision. According to a 2017 BrightLocal study… Consumers are likely to spend 31% more on a business with positive reviews 72% of consumers will trust a local business more if they have positive reviews 86% of potential […]

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Podcast: Early to Bed, Early to Rise with KPTV’s “On the Go with Joe”

by Connor Laubenstein @ Veracity Marketing

Joe V. gave us some great tips for pitching his morning live shots. If you're lucky enough to work with him, you may even get multiple segments of coverage out of it!

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How Much Should WordPress Cost? Is a $10,000 Site Worth it?

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

One of the daunting aspects of getting your business officially of the ground is building the best website possible. How much does WordPress cost? What about web design services? How do you even know what you need? As you’re developing your website, it can be difficult to develop an appropriate budget. You may not even know where to start. We’re […]

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New Branding & Website Reveal

by Fish Staff @ Fish Marketing

We’re proud to announce the launch of our new site. A big thanks goes out to our entire team for their efforts. We invite you to take a look—then take a read as we interview a few of our key team members.

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What the Heck is Good SEO?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

The SEO industry and tactics have evolved and changed over the years. Heck, 20 years ago it didn’t even exist! When Google entered the scene in 1998, the game of ranking higher and being indexed began and only in the last decade has stabilization and order began to take root.   Even so, good SEO [...]

Changes in SEO: Google Requires Websites Be “Mobile-Friendly”

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Google is now making the lives of mobile users easier. Chances are you’ve done an online search from your smartphone and landed on websites that aren’t mobile-friendly. It makes it difficult to find quick information when you’re zooming in and scrolling left to right.   Google has heard the cries of mobile users and is [...]

WHY CHOOSE INSTAGRAM ADS? UNDERSTANDING THE STATISTICS

by admin @ Expand

Social media has exploded in popularity over the last decade and today it’s one of the most effective ways to reach potential customers and clients. It’s an ideal way to humanize your brand and drive your business forward. But while plenty of people focus their attention on Facebook and Twitter, Instagram often gets overlooked. It …

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Page Speed Tools: A Developer’s Review of Google Lighthouse

by Doug Frei @ Gravitate

As web developers, we have an array of tools available to measure the performance of the sites we build. Tools like PageSpeed Insights, YSlow, and Pingdom have been our go-tos for years -- yet something has never been quite right.

How to Build Teams Without Creating Silos

by Ben Herman @ Mad Fish Digital

At Mad Fish Digital, we have been fortunate to see steady growth year over year.  In June 2017 we received […]

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The Secret to Making Content Marketing Second Nature

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Content marketing inspires a certain anxiety in many individuals seeking to promote their brand. In an online environment where one comment or article can make or break an image, many people approach content timidly and fearfully, when in reality, it should be boldly and seamlessly woven into your overall online presence, increasing brand awareness and […]

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Motivate your Audience by Relating to Them (and have a little fun at the same time)

by Joe Santana @ MKTX

There are multiple ways to relate to your audience in the interest of getting their attention and motivating them to respond in furthering a customer relationship. Two of them are 1) feed their imagination by showing them how your product or service can make their...

KINGPINS + TAPHOUSE BAR & GRILL

by Matt Watson @ Watson Creative

We believe diversity fuels creativity. Whether an NFL team, global company or a local business, our ideas always start with a sketch. We feel lucky to have won the contract to develop the strategy, branding, print, digital and interior graphics for KingPins + TapHouse Bar & Grill. KingPins is owned by an extremely successful company who also […]

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Willamette Valley Oregon Roofing Contractor Stutzman & Kropf Website

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

Stutzman & Kropf Contractors Inc. is a new customer to Third River Marketing. Making the jump to a mobile-friendly website is only one of the major benefits of a website upgrade. Now, their website features a large front-page slider, a coherent brown-toned color scheme to match their branding, easily-accessible contact information, and great reviews from real customers. […]

digital innovation

by M2P Marketing @ M2P Marketing

Consumer’s media habits have evolved: are you keeping up? In the past decade, the advertising industry has changed dramatically. Gone are the days when you could reach everyone with TV, radio and newspaper. These days, people spend more time online, on different platforms and they don’t have large attention spans. This puts an impetus on the advertiser […]

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Harvest at SXSW 2017: Highlights for Digital Marketing

by Adriane Rippberger @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

The land of digital: just when you think you’ve mastered one thing, it’s on to the next. To make sure our team and clients are at the forefront of digital marketing, our social and digital team traveled to SXSW to hear from experts from Facebook, The New York Times, Snapchat and more.

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Kevin Getch On Air Representing SEMPDX and School House Supplies

by Jason Wright @ Webfor

Kevin Getch on air with KGW to chat about the SEMPDX Rooftop Party and their partnership with School House Supplies.

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When does Headcount Matter for a Full Service Marketing Agency?

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

The number of staff an agency employs used to be a primary way to gauge an agency’s capabilities. While that still holds true to some extent, in the digital era and the gig economy, full-time staff headcount is less of an accurate metric of a marketing firm’s capacity. When you’re performing an agency search, you may […]

The First Rule of Advertising: It’s about Them. Not you.

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

It’s about them. Not you. The concept is simple enough. But, as a business person, this is without a doubt, one of the hardest things for you to get past. You spend your days and nights thinking and living your business. You work hard to create something of value to a customer, and you want […]

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Digital Presence Adrift? Use a NorthStar, Get Back on Course

by Tom Loder @ Blue Collar Agency

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BRAND BITE — #BrandStoryInTheAir

by Denise Hollingsworth @ HMH

In celebration of its 80th anniversary, Icelandair is taking flight attendant training to a whole new level. During a one-of-a-kind flight between London and New York, passengers lucky enough to be on board this exclusive transatlantic flight on September 8 will be treated to a live show performed by Icelandair staff. Three acts. One brand […]

Facebook Boost and Newsfeed Ads. Which is Best for You?

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Facebook has decreased the organic reach for your business page’s posts. This means the people who like your business page (your audience) are not seeing your […]

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Are You Making These SEO Mistakes This Year?

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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Timing is Everything

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

As the oftentimes overused yet timeless saying goes…timing is everything. This cannot be truer than when it comes to posting on social media outlets, as there are way too many sites to keep track of in our social saturated world. We found this schedule extremely helpful when planning our social strategy timing! As Bolt has […]

Dissecting 2012 Insights: Google Algorithms, Google+ and Targeting Yahoo

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

It’s nearing that time of year when we begin to take a look at what 2013 might hold in store for us from a digital marketing perspective. But before we dive into next year we thought looking back at some of our digital marketing insights for 2012 might be in order.   One of the [...]

Sun Blocks, Road Blocks and What to Do With Ad Blocks

by HMH @ HMH

It is estimated that currently 400 million people worldwide and 75 million users in the United States use ad blockers. That is a whopping one quarter of all Internet users that are blocking the ads that we put so much time, money and resources into creating. In fact, some have called this the largest boycott […]

Painting

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Hyper-Targeted Strategy Produces Fundraising Record for Oregon Cultural Trust

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Oregonians enjoy a special relationship with our state’s cultural community, and a unique way of supporting cultural organizations. While we enjoy and patronize our arts, heritage […]

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Engage with 32° Digital

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Today we’re at Engage in Portland, SEMpdx’s premier annual conference held at the Sentinal Hotel in downtown PDX.  Speakers from around the world are here to share their digital marketing tools and tips, connect with agencies and share their stories of how they are making an impact for their brand.

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Storytelling in VR For Everyone – Pt 2: 5 Keys to Success in VR Storytelling

by Nancy Hoffman @ CMD Agency

Storytelling in VR For Everyone – Pt 2: 5 Keys to Success in VR Storytelling After attending AWE 2017, I have been...

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Are you underestimating the value of organic traffic conversions from SEO?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Let’s get right to it…Are you underestimating the value of organic traffic conversions from SEO? While you focus on your paid advertising campaign, measuring and managing its ROI through smart keyword bidding and goal conversion management, your organic traffic is quite (and quietly) possibly giving you 2 or 3 times as many conversions, or 5 [...]

A Google+ Fail – At Least I Think So

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

A couple blog posts ago my business partner Jason wrote about 5 Reasons Google+ will Fail and +1 Why it Will Succeed.  The main reason (that he touched on) Google+ will fail is that they are simply too late to the party. If Google had launched their social networking solution at or around the same time [...]

Story Listening Before Storytelling

by eROI @ eROI

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Celebrating the Tastes and Textures of USA Pears: New York City Media Tour

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

Team USA Pears set out on an ambitious media tour in February to educate food media, nutritionists and bloggers on the versatility of pears. We recruited Chef Doug Adams, season 12 “Top Chef” finalist and PDX

The Benefit of Building a Diverse Skill Set

by Elizabeth Harney @ Bonfire Marketing

The world isn’t black and white, and neither is your skill set. Do you enjoy working with numbers and find that data speaks to you? Great. Do you find design and creativity vital to your daily life? Perfect. Or do you find communicating with people the highlight of your day? Awesome. But what if [...]

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6 Thoughts on SEO – And Some Ramblings of My Own

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Twitter is a great place to take the ‘pulse’ of certain topics; what are people thinking or what’s the latest tip or technique getting attention? It’s where I went recently to see what the latest buzz in search engine optimization (SEO) was. Some of what I found was useful, interesting, as well as disappointing.   [...]

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Is Google+ Uniquely Positioned to Win Social Enterprise with Google Apps Integration?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

A recent article in on Mashable.com listed the following reasons Google+ has an advantage over other social business platforms, and could win over the social enterprise. 1. Smart Integration With Existing Google Apps 2. Google+ Already Knows a Lot About You 3. Google+ Is Uniquely Positioned to Help You Find and Share Interesting Content 4. [...]

Search Translation, Outdated SEO, and Social Media Rule #40 – C4 Friday Roundup

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

This week we check out two articles that talk about the wrong way to approach search and SEO; namely outdated tactics and sure-fire ways to limit impact when going global. Then we dive into social media gag orders and how it impacts Olympians. Enjoy your weekend!   Global CMOs:  Here are 6 Reasons Why You [...]

Social Media Marketing

by Kyle @ Oregon Web Solutions

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Why Mobile Advertising Is More Important Than Ever

by Alysha Schultz @ Intuitive Digital

The digital marketing theme for 2017 seems to be that ads are taking over mobile search results. Advertisers are predicting that more clicks will go to paid ads than organic search results on mobile. Mobile use is still growing Google is predicting that mobile search will push 19% more calls to businesses in 2017. If […]

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LinkedIn Profinder Testimonial

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

Spot Color Marketing is an amalgamation of employees, consultants and contractors. We’ve become a service provider of mostly digital marketing, though we still do traditional marketing like print and outdoor.  We’ve been in business for 15 years now, but the last 7 years have been greatly focused on helping clients with their digital marketing strategies…

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Pet Friendly Hotel Marketing

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

With more than 74 million pet owners in the United States, it is natural that many of them want their pet family members to travel with them when they take a trip and to be welcomed as guests. Hotel chains are recognizing this fact of life and offering pet amenities to those animals who are traveling with their people. Check out these Pet Friendly Hotel...

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A Mooooving Victory for CMD

A Mooooving Victory for CMD

by Colby Reade @ CMD Agency

CMD Named Agency of Record for Dairy Farmers of Washington

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CLIO. Greek for “Winning”

by John OConnell @ CMD Agency

Looks like CMD’s winning streak lives on. In addition to capturing a coveted Rosey Award recently, we just scored a silver CLIO Award for...

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What Kids (and Potatoes) Taught Me Today

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

So, today I had the distinct privilege of being a chaperone for my daughter’s second grade class as they set out for the Oregon Food Bank to volunteer. You see, May 8th is Mount Hood Climb Service Day at her school, where every student from Pre-K to grade 12 does community volunteering to honor the [...]

What We Ask Web Design Clients and What They Should Know

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

  At thе hеаrt оf еvеrу wеb design is clear соmmunісаtіоn between the designer and the client. While nо one will know the brand bеttеr thаn thе сlіеnt, thе web designer hаѕ thе expertise tо create a wеbѕіtе thаt can meet thеіr оbjесtіvеѕ. It’ѕ when thеѕе twо ѕеtѕ of еxреrtіѕе fail to come together thаt lеаds tо …

Trends: Keyless Entry Systems for Hotel Rooms

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Technology is changing at a such a fast pace that hotels are quickly integrating technology changes into improved guest experience and flexibility.  Hotel executives are quick to jump on new tech ideas so that they can differentiate their hotel in the marketplace. If technology is to be integrated into a hotel’s experience, it must work and it must provide value.  “What’s really changed is that...

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Visual Trends for 2017

by ZGieringer @ Outlier Portland Marketing Services

Bolt’s Muddy Splash into the Obstacle Racing Scene!

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Bolt Marketing Group had a busy, and very muddy summer! Bolt took on the challenge of adopting and overhauling the Kids Obstacle Challenge, an adventure and mud obstacle course event series designed specifically for kids! We think the numbers speak for themselves in describing Bolt’s elevation of the Kids Obstacle Challenge, now in its seventh […]

Trendwatching Fuels Innovation

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

Around the globe, trends constantly wax and wane, bringing hype and buzz in their wake until they get re-absorbed into the collective consciousness. By trendwatching, you can spot these trends in the advertising around us, in the media entertaining us, and in our social lives. Relevance, nostalgia, and aesthetics all contribute to the creation of […]

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Senior Care Business Marketing & SEO Strategies

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Senior Care Marketing Strategies The adult care and senior care industry is very locally focused and personal connections are an important 3rd party validation point for customers see. Local senior care or in-home care franchise marketing must use some of the principals of effective Local SEO in order to be successful. Do you know your senior care services keywords? Searches in Google are getting more...

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The Press Release Template

by Amy Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Looking for a template for the classic press release? Look no further for a straightforward example. Who, what, where, when, why?

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Bringing Outbound Demand Generation to Digital C4

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

How many of you are worn out from chasing Google’s tail with SEO? No need for a show of hands. We live your pain every single day. Ask any SEO expert and they’ll tell you that while you still need to employ smart on-page best practices, the industry is moving more and more to one [...]

Is Your Local Business Using Google’s Neighborhood Algorithm?

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

Is Your Local Business Using Google’s Neighborhood Algorithm? While doing research into our Rent-A-Ranking platform last year, I drove around Clark County and Portland and checked my iPhone to see what it showed where my location was.  The results showed Google’s Neighborhood Algorithm working well. Wherever I was, it either described that I was in …

Character Design

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7 Simple Website SEO Tips For Startups

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

Website SEO Tips For Startups Search engine optimization can either make or break your company. Studies show that your potential customers search Google first when deciding where to eat, what to buy, and the services to use. The websites who position themselves on the first page of Google will naturally see an influx of new customers […]

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How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program that’s Worth the Trouble

by kmartin @ Outlier Portland Marketing Services

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by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

So, yes, we had some predictions around content creation and blogging for 2012. I’ll have to admit though, these weren’t much of a stretch in terms of predicting the future. We all know that focusing on content for SEO, and online brand visibility, has been blowing up. Knowing that, we made some not-so-bold predictions for [...]

Google Display Targeting 101: Why Is My Display Ad Showing Up On that Site?!

by Molly Okely @ Fish Marketing

Why is your display ad for handmade quilts showing up on a blog about fishing and hunting? Learn the basics of Google display targeting to fully utilize an essential advertising platform, while helping you protect your brand.

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Spot Color Podcast #4

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

In our fourth episode, Melody talks about the benefits of explainer videos. It’s a good listen. Check it out, and here is a link to some of our examples.  

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#BoltToTheFinishLine Takes on Questival Portland!

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Here at Bolt we take our event research very seriously! When the 24-hour Copaxi Questival rolled into Portland we were packed and ready to go armed with coffee, smiles and a little bit of competitive spunk! Questival is not for the faint at heart, your team is given a list of over 400 challenges each […]

Meet My Practice! Feat. Keilman Dental Clinic

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We’re excited to announce our latest service! Meet My Practice is shot on a living room set created by Paper Napkin Marketing and placed in a recognizable indoor location in your community. Meet My Practice showcases doctors and their support team who share their passion...

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The Ultimate Social Media Best Practices 2017 [Infographic]

by Adam Collins @ Bonfire Marketing

Jump ahead to best practices for: Facebook Posts Facebook Paid Posts LinkedIn Posts LinkedIn Sponsored Content Pinterest Pins Pinterest Promoted Pins YouTube Videos View Full Infographic [Update 2017] No social media best practices would be complete without acknowledging America’s most watched platform, YouTube. With more than 1 billion hours of viewership every day, how [...]

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Episode 201: The Hunger Project — Kyle Camberg

by Amy Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Sunshine Division Executive Director Kyle Camberg talks about hunger, food insecurity and how you can help feed Portland's kids.

The original post is titled Episode 201: The Hunger Project — Kyle Camberg , and it came from Veracity Marketing .

FLM+ and Harvest PR & Marketing Join Forces as FLM Harvest

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The Buyers Journey

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Meet Your Consumer Where They Are.  Do you enjoy going to the mall? The crowds, the long lines, kids crying, etc. Me neither. Luckily, now more than ever – there are a million ways to learn about a product that you’re interested in without ever having to set foot in an actual store front. Just…

Long overdue, Google’s Exact-Match Domain Update

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Google’s been busy again with its Algorithm updates. In September and October they released a few new updates that may have affected you and your website(s).  The one update I found most noteworthy was something Google has been talking about doing for a while, the exact-match domain update.   Google EMD Update   This update [...]

Raising the Bar in Home Care: Interview with Carl Santoro, Owner of Compassionate Assistance in Arizona

by Emily Lierle @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

What’s the Compassionate Assistance story? Compassionate Assistance is a family-owned, non-medical home care provider. Our branch provides home care in Scottsdale, Arizona. My father owns the Pennsylvania branch. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate in-home personal care to … Read More

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PORTLAND DESIGN WEEK / CHASING RABBITS

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

  PANELIST Howard York · 50 years as Creative Director & Educator, NY, SF, and LA Muneera Spence · YALE MFA, International Design Educator and Collaborative Specialist Cynthia Fuhrman · Chief Operating Officer of The Armory, Portland Center Stage Jacob Wilkinson · Nike Design Director WATSON CREATIVE 240 North Broadway, Suite 118 Portland Oregon 97227

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We Come To You!

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

One of the big differences between Paper Napkin Marketing and other dental marketing agencies is our on-site visits. Agencies are often eager to meet in person and give clients facetime when trying to close a deal or during the sales cycle and then scurry off...

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10 Novel Ways to Generate Blog Content Easily

by Lyra Kuhn @ Novel

Minding your business blog doesn't have to be like giving birth. Learn 10 amazing and creative ways to generate entertaining, unique blog content easily!

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Grow Customers with a Google Shopping Feed

by Sean Lucas @ Spot Color Marketing

If you are opening a small business with a physical location, obviously you want to get the word out through advertising and marketing to draw customers into your store. The same concept holds true for an online store, although the execution of that strategy is very different. If you are selling goods of any type…

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Messaging Apps Are the Next Big Thing in Social Media

by Mickey Dogra @ Mambo Media

In this two part blog series, we’ll examine a rising trend in social media: messaging apps. Part 1 dives into how messaging apps have become a platform for personalized engagement and social sharing. In Part 2, we’ll discuss some real-world examples of how marketers are using messaging apps as part of their social media strategy.   Remember the first text message you ever sent? Besides the 160 character limit, uncertain deliverability, and difficulty in keeping track of conversations, SMS used to be pricey. Carriers set a cap on messages sent...

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Featured Brand Ambassador | Kat

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

At Bolt Marketing Group, we take great pride in our event staff. In particular, we pride ourselves in providing our clients with superior campaign tour leads, field managers, brand ambassadors, and street teams. We understand that event marketing activations are only as effective as the staff that executes them. Therefore, we personally recruit, train, and […]

Google SERP Eye Tracking Research

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Search results are very different than they were in 2005 – and the way that ours eyes read through the results are very different. On a SERP we are hit with different media and tools that are at our finger tips – Local listings, videos, images, hotel listings, carousels of content and Google cards purporting the direct answers to questions. At SMX West in San...

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Ask Your Full Service Marketing Firm What They Do For Their Other Clients

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

As much as you may like to think you’re the only client on your agency’s roster, in reality it’s a very good thing for you that you’re not. Asking what your agency is working on for their other clients will give you a sense of untapped creative. One of the reasons that clients hire agencies […]

How to Shoot Better Drone Footage

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Navigating your way through the drone flying experience can be difficult. If you’ve found yourself getting lost in a sea of How-To videos on Youtube, you’re not alone. Here are 4 tips to help you capture more professional footage with your drone. CINEMATIC MOVEMENT 2 axes of movement will give you the cinematic feel of…

Using Data to Dial-in Your Content Strategy

by Lydia Wohlford @ Lane

The rise of social and digital media has given way to a slew of new content, not to mention a seemingly unending number of channels and outlets. To break through the clutter and offer audiences something fresh, brands are generating content at a rapid pace. But without incorporating a strategic, data-driven methodology, brands aren’t gaining... More

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Podcast: DJ Wilson, Leader of KGW Media Group, Right in Time for Women’s Equality Day

by Amy Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

DJ Wilson always wanted to run things. And run things she does as the head of KGW Media Group. We’re honored to bring you this episode in time for Women’s Equality Day this Saturday.

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An Events Agency’s Favorite Events

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Not only do we love being event professionals, we love being attendees as well! Enjoying an event as an attendee allows us to learn about...

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Six Benefits of Weekly Status Meetings with Your Marketing Agency

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

There are many reasons to have routinely scheduled status meetings with your marketing agency, this list of 6 is simply a starting point. Early in my career I was part of the account team servicing my agency’s largest client. Though I was on the lowest rung of the account service ladder with the title of Account Coordinator, I […]

Andrea Marks

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

In August, Watson Creative Speaker Series hosted Andre Marks, design educator and documentary film-maker. Marks most recently released “Freedom on the Fence,” a film about the revolutionary poster art from Poland from 1919 through the 1960s. She is an associate professor of the graphic design program at Oregon State University and has won several grants […]

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Google’s Search Sitelinks – What are they and how can I change what links appear?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Google sitelinks are the indented links below a search result in Google. Google puts these extra links in the search results in hopes that you’ll have an easier time finding, as a search user, what you are looking for. As a website owner, this is great because it gives searchers more options to find what [...]

Storytelling in VR For Everyone – Pt 1

by Nancy Hoffman @ CMD Agency

Storytelling in VR For Everyone People are intrigued with VR. Walk around any trade show or conference — as I have done...

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Portland SEO & Digital Marketing Agency : WebRanking

Portland SEO & Digital Marketing Agency : WebRanking


WebRanking

WebRanking was founded in Portland, Oregon in the spring of 1998. Proud of our Oregon roots, WebRanking’s Portland office is in the heart of Sellwood neighborhood. This location serves as our headquarters, and is the central location for all of our administrative, sales, social media marketing and business development efforts. For additional information contact us directly at 503-653-6134.

Lovable Logo for Livable Meck

by HMH @ HMH

HMH was honored to work with local government organization, Livable Meck, on a strategy to develop a cohesive vision for Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, as it undergoes exponential growth in the coming years. As part of the work, HMH developed a logo that symbolizes the voices of many coming together with one unified vision. When […]

Top 5 PPC Trends for 2015 – According to the Internet

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We’ve entered a new year and some of you may have been wondering, like me, what the rest of the PPC Advertising industry is thinking will be the trends for 2015. So, I’ve done some digging and pulled together a list of the top 5 trends, as I see them, which I found.   1. Conversion [...]

The Fundamentals of Keyword Research Part 2

by Lyra Kuhn @ Novel

Search Engine Optimization by nature is a finicky beast, and the parameters of SEO change rapidly, so constant experimentation and improvement are often necessary. Learn the basics of online keyword research today.

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Challenge Your Marketing Agency to Find Freedom Within The Form – The Branding Haiku

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

Successful branding is due to consistency. Much like a Haiku, good marketing requires establishing a form, then excelling at being creative within it. I remember back to high school English class and the exercise of writing a Haiku. A traditional form of Japanese poetry comprised of a 17-syllable verse consisting of three lines of 5, […]

Featured Website: ZRT Laboratory

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

ZRT Laboratory is an industry-leading testing laboratory. With almost 20 years of experience, they are recognized as one of the leaders in hormone and wellness testing. They serve individuals, health care providers in all 50 states and in 96 countries, and research teams worldwide. Additionally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes…

Podcast: Both Sides of the Aisle with PRSA Oregon Pres., Colby Reade

by Connor Laubenstein @ Veracity Marketing

Colby Reade has seen plenty of action in both broadcast media and public relations. He shares this experience and PRSA member benefits with Amy and Connor.

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Exceptional Work Ethic: Focus

by April Donovan @ Blue Collar Agency

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Intuitive Digital | Digital Marketing Agency in Portland

Intuitive Digital | Digital Marketing Agency in Portland


Intuitive Digital

Increase the online presence of your business with Intuitive Digital. Specializing in SEO, PPC, Web Design and Social Media. Get a free consultation today!

Party Mart Website – Party Supplies in Salem, Keizer, and Tigard, Oregon

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

This is Party Mart’s first website. We used a large front-page slider to showcase Party Mart’s specialties and upcoming holidays. We utilized bright cheerful colors such as red and blue to accentuate the colors in their logo, thus tying the website together smoothly. Because Party Mart has several locations, three phone numbers are conveniently listed […]

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Strategy is where we start. A firm foundation in fundamentals guides us in working with clients to determine their goals. With goals determined, we embark on strategic work to sort through the ever-expanding ways to spend marketing dollars, define measures of success, and outline the ways Marketing can achieve said goals. Design is more

How to Create a Successful Blog Post – 7 Key Elements to Consider

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Establishing a successful blog is more than spinning up a WordPress site. Managing a blog is about well-written blog posts that engage your audience, offer relevant information, and promote your brand. If done right and sustained over time, it can also go a long way toward establishing thought-leadership, but there’s more to writing a great [...]

Numa Marketing - Portland Marketing Firm

Numa Marketing - Portland Marketing Firm


Numa Marketing - Portland Marketing Firm

We are a full service, boutique Portland marketing agency that transforms small businesses, nonprofits and sole-preneurs into financially thriving brands.

5 Tips to Take Your PDX Business’s Instagram Feed to the Next Level

by Sebastian Neri @ Novel

By following the suggestions from NOVEL Creative, your business will be well on its way to having the next must-follow Instagram account in Portland (and beyond).

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Hotel Branding Strategy

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

To modern travelers, a hotel is far more than simply a place to sleep for a night while on the road. Today’s hotel guests desire more than simply a hot shower, a movie, and a comfortable bed — they want to experience at least a small slice of what makes your particular area unique. The unique travel experience is where your hotel can shine. That’s...

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Mambo Media’s 2017 Digital Marketing Trends: Part 1

by Mambo Media @ Mambo Media

It’s once again time to reflect on the year that was and then turn our focus and attention to our goals and plans for the New Year! Mambo Media relishes being at the forefront of technology. We know the importance of shifting marketing strategies as new technologies emerge and consumer behaviors change. We’ve tapped our team’s intel to gain greater insight into what 2017 has in store for the world of digital marketing. Do you agree? Share you 2017 prediction in the comment section below!   Last Call for Outdated...

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These Tips Will Make You Rethink How Your Handle Burnout

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

Start off your week strong with our curated list of tips and inspiration around every aspect of the digital marketing […]

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How to Listen Better

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Have you ever been in a conversation where you can’t get a word in? If not, this video is for you. But seriously, most people love to talk. Like me, I’m talking your ear off right now. Ironically, marketing and sales, counter to what we all think, is all about listening. How do you get…

Using Facebook Ads to Get More Customer Engagement & Followers

by Joe Sturtevant @ Internet Marketing Companies Portland Or - Archive - JAS Marketing

  Using Ads to Get More Facebook Followers     Having more Facebook followers is a great way to reach a large audience quickly. Here’s how you can use Facebook ads to get more followers from Portland OR, Gresham OR, Beaverton OR, Tigard OR, Hillsboro OR and Vancouver WA. You’re not new in town, and …

Monday Motivation Roundup

by Elizabeth Harney @ Bonfire Marketing

We share a #MondayMotivation quote on our social channels every Monday. We aim to start the week with inspiration and set the tone for the days to come. Wise words from inspiring figures help us add some light to the digital sphere. We’ve rounded up our quotes for the last three months so you [...]

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4 Reasons Instagram for Business Is a No Brainer

by Steven Howsley @ Gravitate

Integrating Blog and Social Content into Your Website

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

As an SEO marketing firm, we’ve been extolling the virtues of having an active blog since our incorporation, and we’ve helped many companies not only establish a blog presence, but keep a steady flow of fresh, nicely optimized posts. We’ve worked with our clients to share and promote these posts through social media networks, opening [...]

How to Improve Your Site Interaction and Analytics… Big Time!

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Here at Digital C4 we help clients improve their online visibility, and we do that by implementing smart search engine optimization tactics and strategies. With today’s search engine algorithm changes there is no tactic or strategy more effective (or important) to improving that visibility than fresh, well-written and produced content – be it a blog, [...]

7 Likeable Content Marketing Strategies to Boost Traffic to Your Website

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

You have a great product or service, but how will people learn about you if they can’t find you online? Word of mouth is a great place to start, but exposure is limited. Quality, consistent content combined with an SEO strategy will boost your search rankings and attract attention to your website   Be known [...]

3 Reasons to use SEO

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Today let’s talk about the 3 main reasons why every business should be using SEO. Number 1: SEO works. When folks are looking to make a purchase of a product or service. To find a new company to do business with, they’re looking at the top of the search engines. That’s where your business needs…

Digital Marketing Insights for 2012

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

As 2011 winds to a close (which frankly is hard to believe since it was just January!) we decided to roll out what will be our annual Digital Marketing Insights for the following year. Our Insights will focus on the three areas that make up our agency offering of helping companies improve their online brand visibility: [...]

Portland SEO, SEM, & Analytics - Digital Marketing & Consulting

Portland SEO, SEM, & Analytics - Digital Marketing & Consulting


Mad Fish Digital

(503) 935-5222. A unique SEO, PPC & Digital Marketing agency in Portland. Increasing search ROI through paid channels, organic traffic & robust analytics.

CMD Welcomes New President Darren Rankin!

by Mike Cobb @ CMD Agency

We are starting 2017 off with a bang at CMD! We are excited to announce to all of our industry partners and...

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Why Targeting Millennials Isn’t a Marketing Strategy

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

When it was reported in 2016 that Millennials suddenly outnumbered Baby Boomers by half a million, those who weren’t already on the Millennial marketing bandwagon surely jumped on. It’s obvious that appealing to this entire subset of the population would be great, but in the end, “marketing to Millennials” isn’t an actual promotional strategy. Here […]

THE AUDIENCE YOU CAN REACH WITH FACEBOOK ADS

by admin @ Expand

Social media has exploded in popularity over the last decade and today it’s one of the most effective ways to reach potential customers and clients. It’s an ideal way to humanize your brand and drive your business forward. But while plenty of people focus their attention on Facebook and Twitter, Instagram often gets overlooked. It …

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Is Media Fragmentation the Most Significant Marketing Trend for 2013?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

In a recent blog post, by SocialMedia Examiner, 6 emerging marketing trends were labeled as possibly having “significant impact on your marketing strategies”. I think all 6 trends in this post are pretty much right on (if you care for my opinion J). However, I think the most significant trend on the list is the [...]

Growing Online Marketing Trends To Look For In 2018 and Beyond

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

Online Marketing Trends for 2018 and Beyond Staying ahead of the competition often means knowing what products or services are more in demand when figuring out what to offer potential customers. In addition to keeping track of trends on what to sell, however, successful business owners also have to stay up to date on how […]

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Five straight years of extraordinary growth!

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

We were honored last week to make the Portland Business Journal’s list of the 100 fastest-growing private companies in Oregon and Southwest Washington! This year...

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Planning Tips for Your Next Website Redesign

by Natalie Ayers @ Mambo Media

Has it been a few years since the last time you redesigned your website? Is it time for an update? If your last website launch included one mishap after another, and you’re dreading going through that process again, we’re here to help you get started on the right track this time. Use these tips from Mambo to plan for a successful redesign, and feel confident that your new website will help to achieve your objectives.     Identify your goals for the update   The first step is to ask...

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Making Sense of the “Rs” (VR, AR, and MR) and Their Role in Experiential Marketing

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

By now, you’ve likely read or watched something about VR, or virtual reality. You may have even come across AR, or augmented reality. And if you’ve dug a bit, you may have heard about MR, or mixed reality. But what do all of these “Rs” really mean, and what will their role be in event […]

5 Social Media Best Practices Every College Should Be Following

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

With the introduction of social media, college recruitment has changed forever. Whether you’re looking to engage alumni, increase qualified applicants, […]

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5 Mobile Marketing Strategies for Hotels

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

In late March of 2014, Matt Cutts of Google, posted a blog indicating that mobile marketing queries would likely surpass PC searches. Is this surprising news? No, not if you consider how attached people are to their mobile devices. It stands to reason then that any business with a website, especially hotels, need to focus on providing not just mobile friendly content, but also mobile...

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The Fundamentals of Keyword Research Part 3

by Lyra Kuhn @ Novel

Keyword research and value is often overlooked. In this post, we explore keywords in context, the value of long-tail keywords, and keyword optimization.

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What Type of Content Works Best for Your Brand?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Poignant, share-worthy content starts with knowing your audience. Different consumers have varying expectations when it comes to your brand’s content. Tailoring your efforts to fit your ideal target audience helps your message resonate, striking a chord with the right people at the right time. It’s critical to know what type of content speaks volumes to [...]

4 Rules to Consider When Building Out Your Social Media Presence

by Matty Byloos @ Novel

Learn about the 4 rules of building out your social media presence, no matter how large your brand is. From delivering value to building quality engagement.

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How To Accept Facebook Admin Request

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

1. Go to your Facebook Page 2. Click “Go To Business Manager” to manage this page. 3. Click “Settings” in the top right corner 4. Click “Page Roles” on left hand sidebar 5. Scroll down until you see Markitors request. … Read More

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7 Ways to Keep an Eye on Your Hotel Competition

by Scott Fish @ 32 Degrees Digital - Scott Fish: Marketing Strategies For Hotels & Resorts

Maximizing the success of your own hotel property involves knowing what your competitors are doing. Wisely monitoring your competition allows you to see what they do wrong and what they do well. All of the information you glean provides you with key information that bolsters your business strategies and marketing efforts. The following seven tips are essential steps to take in order to track your...

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6 Ways to Improve Content Marketing on Any Budget

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

A great marketing strategy doesn’t need an endless supply of funds to be successful. Good content marketing can be accomplished on any budget. The challenging part can be choosing the right content marketing for your audience.   Large businesses may appear as though they have it easy with big marketing budgets and access to services. [...]

Hello world!

by scotttrimble @ Harper Beck

Welcome to Jupiter Demos Sites. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Best Times for Business on Social Media

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

You want to make a bigger impact online for business, but you don’t always have a lot of time to post, so it just happens when it happens. Let’s not sugarcoat it, posting often and consistently is going to be the fastest way to see social engagement rise. Whether you’re able to post a lot,…

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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT MARKETING

by Matt Watson @ Watson Creative

  Tell me and I’ll forget Teach me and I may remember Involve me and I will learn Benjamin Franklin Why is customer loyalty so important? There’s a sea-change currently underway in business practice, necessitating marketing efforts to constantly evolve. Those organizations destined to thrive in this highly connected world understand that to generate sales […]

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Content Marketing – 6 Tips for Getting Started

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

If content marketing for your business is something you’re struggling with we want you to know you’re not alone. The content marketing landscape is changing fast (Thanks Google!) so it’s common for businesses to not know where to start, or not know what the very least you should be doing.  We thought it might be [...]

SEO Best Practices: Managing a Successful Website Migration

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

The words ‘site migration’ get tossed around a lot for a number of website upgrades. There’s the completely new site and there’s the refresh or site improvement, which might consist of a new look-and-feel, the addition (and subtraction) of some pages, and so on. Regardless of the site migration you are referring to it can [...]

Sproutbox Culture Video

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Take Inside Look at Sproutbox Media Curious what we’re all about? We shot a quick, fun company culture video to give you an inside look at Sproutbox Media.

How to Get Important Blog Updates Into Google News

by Lyra Kuhn @ Novel

Google News is an important tool for businesses that can boost traffic and introduce new readers to your site. Learn how to take advantage of it now.

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Stop worrying about Google! Produce Great Content

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

My favorite line from all the articles I’ve read about Google’s impending shift to move all keyword data to “not provided” is “Stop worrying about Google”, by Neil Patel. This shift would be Google’s continuation of their move to make some keyword data “not provided” a couple of years ago. Stopping your worry about what [...]

Cool for Summer: Four favorite food and beverage trends

by Lydia Wohlford @ Lane

At LANE, we’re keeping cool with some of the summer’s hottest trends. Whether in New York or Portland, we’re taking full advantage of the light, fresh flavors of the season, from bubbly in our glasses to berries in our bowls and more. Read on for a few of our favorite sips and bites for summer.... More

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How To Write a Situation Analysis: the First Step of a Marketing Plan

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

When creating a marketing plan, the very first thing that should be done is to write a situation analysis. It’s easy for business owners to gloss over this step because they are so deeply involved in their business it doesn’t occur to them that there is anything to learn by writing it down. The fact […]

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6 Ideas to Kick-start Your Content Creation – #blogging #content

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Step one in producing good, compelling content is to gather information and ideas on what you want write about. You might already have a stash of information, white papers, or a mind full of ideas, but at some point – likely sooner than you think – you’re going to find yourself struggling to come up [...]

3 Facebook Marketing Mistakes to Stop Making in 2017

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

When Facebook hit 1 billion active monthly users, marketers realized just how powerful the social platform could be. Anyone who managed to overlook this fact, however, will have to pay attention now that the benchmark has hit 2 billion. Unfortunately, it’s possible that your company made a variety of Facebook marketing mistakes in 2017, but […]

What We Learned at Digital Summit Portland 2017

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

Last Wednesday and Thursday, Digital Summit took over the Oregon Convention Center for two days of learning, innovation, and the […]

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9 Effective Ways to Boost Paid Search Campaign Performance

by Sarra Sorokina @ Intuitive Digital

Whether you work freelance or for an agency, every paid search specialist is responsible for boosting campaign performance month-over-month. Not knowing how to measure ad effectiveness and how to improve performance metrics can have a devastating impact on your relationship with a client. If you do not feel confident in your ability to optimize the […]

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What My Crazy Vacation and Running a Startup Have in Common

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

While there are a lot of traits that might be considered requirements for running a startup, there are two that came to mind as I made my way back from a rather interesting vacation; resiliency and the ability to laugh and smile. These two traits can get you through quite a number of situations; situations [...]

Allow Your Agency to Act as Your Agent

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

Advertising companies were originally called an “Agency” because they acted as their client’s agent. The industry has trended away from this as we’ve become more full service marketing firms providing services far above and beyond just advertising, but the need to keep your agency engaged proactively on your behalf, remains the same. Back in the day (before […]

65+ Q’s to Study Before Taking the Google Analytics Exam

by Michael Griffin @ Fish Marketing

Studying can be stressful (especially when your career’s future depends on it!) and studying for Google’s Analytics IQ Exam – a 90 minute, 70-question online test – is no exception. Thankfully, Google’s Analytics Academy is there with lots of lessons to teach you everything you need to learn. Remembering all those Analytics lessons when test... Read more »

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Reaching Readers in the Digital Age

by Adam Jacobs @ CMD Agency

9 Tips for Writing Content That People Will Actually Read

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Which Local SEO Services Are The Best?

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

  Which Local SEO Services Are The Best? Every business has different SEO needs, and you want to get the local SEO services right for yours. Check out our guide on which services are most essential for local ranking results for your business.   When you think of SEO, you probably think link building, landing pages, …

5 Easy Ways to Grow Your Followers on a Company Google+ Page

by Skyler Schulze @ Novel

Learn 5 easy tips for how to grow your business Google+ page followers simply by engaging more and staying tuned in to the conversations in your industry.

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How to Adapt your SEO Strategy for Voice Search

by Joe Vernon @ Gravitate

Spot Color Podcast #3

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

Installment #3 in our podcast series has Melody talking about our recent work with City Home Improvement, and setting up their new optimized website! https://cityhomeimprovementinc.com/ Before After

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7 Ways Giving Away the Store is Product Pricing Suicide

by Kalon Wiggins @ Epic Design Labs

Almost every new online retail merchant makes the same mistake. They figure they can earn a lot of money simply by selling merchandise for a little less than the competition. They soon discover, however, that competing on product pricing alone does not work. Every retail expert on the planet is well aware of the fact, […]

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Content Marketing for Brand Reputation

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

There’s a ton of buzz – all perfectly valid – around content marketing and how to engage agencies to make the most of it. Content marketing is a tremendously valuable tool in the inbound marketing arena as the Content Marketing Institute suggested in their recent article – 3 Cases that Prove the Power of Content [...]

Mayne Marketing | Marketing Agency in Portland, Oregon and Worldwide

Mayne Marketing | Marketing Agency in Portland, Oregon and Worldwide


Mayne Marketing | Marketing Agency in Portland, Oregon and Worldwide

Modern marketing firm based in Portland, OR specializing in content creation, content writing, blogging, article writing, branding and more.

Useful Thinking Strategy in Business and Life from Ancient Stoics

by Joe Sturtevant @ JAS Marketing

Inversion: The Crucial Thinking Skill Nobody Ever Taught You By James Clear The ancient Stoic philosophers like Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, and Epictetus regularly conducted an exercise known as a premeditatio malorum, which translates to a “premeditation of evils.” The goal of this exercise was to envision the negative things that could happen in life. For example, the …

The Peanut Butter & Jelly of Modern Marketing = Inbound + Outbound

by Digital C4 @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Ever been the new kid in a new place? If so you no doubt remember that semi-nauseating mix of un-dashed optimism, the adrenalin blasts that come with blazing new trails and the gnaw of the unknown on the psyche – all roiling around in brain, heart and gut in search of an action plan.   [...]

Keywords or Phrases: What’s Best for Paid Search?

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Although I have seen some exceptions, generally speaking, using a phrase (also referred to as long tail keywords) is better than choosing individual keywords in a search campaign. I like to use the phrase “Hawaii Family Vacation” as an example. To begin with, if this is what you are selling, then it’s a precise description […]

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Midas Marketing | Portland Web Design and Digital Marketing Agency

Midas Marketing | Portland Web Design and Digital Marketing Agency


Midas Marketing

Stunning Wordpress websites & ROI-driven digital marketing campaigns for small & medium-sized businesses. Based in creative Portland, OR, clients nationwide

Transit SMS and MMS it’s not what you think…

by M2P Marketing @ M2P Marketing

Transit Advertising by SMS or MMS Text Messaging is a unique transit advertising mobile service and business model which enables riders and users of public and private transit systems to request and within seconds receive bus and train arrivals in real time or schedules of buses at the location of interest via SMS or MMS. Transit Tracker by Text is quick, inexpensive and effective. […]

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Using the Waveline to Map Your Customers’ Emotional Journey

by cmdadmin @ CMD Agency

Supply and Demand You know the story: it’s time for a new stereo to go with the 55″ LED Smart TV, because...

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Drupal Tips: Feeds Importer - Error - Page Not Found

by maestrojed @ Outlier Portland Marketing Services

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Optimizing Your Landing Pages

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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Social Media Campaign Tips to Finish 2017 Strong

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

Social media has quickly become a marketing powerhouse. By the end of 2014, in fact, nearly 90 percent of companies were already using social media for promotional purposes. If your company isn’t doing it right, however, it might as well not be doing it at all. Fortunately, these social media marketing tips for 2017 can […]

Google Update: How the New Search Layout Affects Marketers

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Have you noticed? Google did some spring cleaning recently and changed their search engine ranking page (SERP) for Desktop views.   In this recent change, they removed paid ads on the right side and now display a limited number of ads above and below organic search results.   This means more changes for paid search [...]

HARVEST PR & MARKETING NAMED TOP BOUTIQUE AGENCY IN 2017 “PRWEEK AWARDS”

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

MINNEAPOLIS AND PORTLAND, Ore. (March 16, 2017) – Harvest PR & Marketing, a food, farm and lifestyle communications firm with offices in Minneapolis and Portland, Ore., has been named the nation’s most outstanding boutique agency in

What is Crowdsourcing?

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Crowdsourcing is a term that refers to the act of presenting a problem to the public at large, and then letting anyone and everyone submit solutions. Some crowdsourcing for problems that require specific expertise may be limited to a qualified group. But, the same principle applies. The term was first coined by Jeff Howe in […]

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Q&A: Brooke Jackson, Owner and Event Marketing Expert

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Brooke Jackson is the owner and manager of Bolt Marketing Group in beautiful Portland, Oregon. Bolt is a dynamic experiential and event marketing company where no project is too big, too small or too out of reach! In addition to being a #girlboss, Brooke is a mother of two, artist and feared golf competitor (she […]

Avenue | Digital Marketing for Growth-minded Companies

Avenue | Digital Marketing for Growth-minded Companies


Avenue | Digital Marketing for Growth-minded Companies

Avenue empowers companies to make a difference through results-driven digital marketing, strategic problem-solving and exceptional customer service.

Go Where Your Audience Is: Adjusting PPC Bids by Location

by Michael Griffin @ Fish Marketing

Location-based bid adjustments let you bid more for clicks coming from more valuable geographic areas. Sounds like a good strategy, right? It is, and it works. Here are the simple steps you can use to increase your AdWords conversions.

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Opus Named Top Agency for Eight Straight Years!

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Event Marketer recently released the 2017 It List, an annual editorial feature identifying their picks for the top agencies in the industry. Opus was honored...

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“Confessions Of A Modern Traveler” Survey Reveals Americans’ Love For Summer Lovin’

by jillw @ Lane

The “Vacation-Version” of most American travelers is more likely to spend summer days taking risks and acting out spontaneously, while many singles will look for a romantic rendezvous on their summer nights, according to a new Finn Futures™ survey conducted by Finn Partners’ global travel and lifestyle practice. (PRNewsfoto/Finn Partners, Inc.)… Sixty one percent of Americans agree... More

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Fish Achieves Google Partner Premier Status!

by Michael Griffin @ Fish Marketing

Fish is stoked to announce we made the cut for Google Premier Partner Status! Find out what this means for us as an agency, and for you as a client.

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Hello world!

by admin @ Eris Creative

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Laugh Tracks and Voice Boxes

by Thomas Wells @ Bonfire Marketing

Here’s our latest roundup of digital marketing tips. Copywriting: Everyone’s a comedian: Using humor in advertising Humor is a bit of a double-edged sword and, when used improperly, can end up hoisting you on your own petard. Mixed metaphors aside, Bonfire content strategist Elizabeth Harney dives into the nitty-gritty of building the funny into [...]

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5 Ways a Blog Can Benefit Your Business

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

The blogosphere isn’t just a passing trend – it’s a universe of intriguing information, relevant news, and content that gets today’s customers talking. If your brand isn’t on the map in the blogosphere, you’re missing out on a huge opportunity to reach your target audience. Blogs are a main source of information to today’s consumers. [...]

Mambo Media’s 2017 Digital Marketing Trends: Part 2

by Mambo Media @ Mambo Media

In Part Two of our digital marketing trends blog series, more Mambo team members share their 2017 marketing predictions. Did you miss part 1 of our Marketing Trends blog series? Click here to read it first.   Content Format Takes the Crown   Jana Kopp – Director of Customer Experience   With social media algorithms placing more importance on real-time and consistent engagement, content marketing will shift in three ways. First, marketers will need to become even more creative with new formats of content (live video, GIFs, VR, etc.) that...

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A Healthy Team is a Happy Team!

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Opus values the importance of mental and physical health, which is why Opus employees are provided with various opportunities to work toward being their best...

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5 Tips for Mastering Community Management

by Makenna Huck @ Bonfire Marketing

Now more than ever, customers appreciate valuable community management from brands big and small. According to a recent study from Sprout Social, 86 percent of consumers prefer brands that provide honest, helpful responses on social media. Community management requires attentiveness, empathy, and timeliness to convey authenticity, and these five simple tips will help you [...]

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Thinking Big, Clackamas Rep Scripts Successful 2015 Season

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Clackamas Repertory Theatre (CRT) doesn’t hesitate to think big, despite a limited marketing budget and significant competition for consumers’ discretionary dollars. The Oregon City non-profit professional […]

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PPC Best Practices – Establishing Campaign Goals and Objectives

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

This is the first post in a four-part series that my business partner, Jason Nuss, and I will be writing on pay-per-click (PPC) best practices. This first post will cover the importance of setting campaign goals and objectives. We’ll then share thoughts and insights on:   The best way to set up a PPC campaign [...]

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by admin @ East Bank Communications

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6 Critical SEO Optimization Content Tips Every Ecommerce Website Should Know

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

We all know by now that SEO (search engine optimization) is a crucial way to improve your organic (unpaid) rankings in searches. If you haven’t already begun doing the SEO optimization basics for your website, you’ve probably noticed your rankings drop, while more and more competitors pass you by. This, of course, can and will be disastrous […]

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Get Cozy for our Patient Appreciation Day and Photo Shoot!

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

Keilman Dental Clinic PC took the time to say thank you to their patients with the patient appreciation day and photo shoot, produced by Paper Napkin Marketing. We built a cozy living room set on the fifth floor of the Sunshine Mill. The mill is...

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The Value of a Project Postmortem with Your Marketing Agency

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

Once you’ve finished a significant project with your marketing agency, take time to evaluate how things went. This postmortem review can help you both make the next project even better. The first quarter of the year for my agency is trade show season. Several clients of ours have their largest shows during this time and thus it’s always […]

Draplin

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

We were honored to host local design superstar, Aaron Draplin, as our guest for the Watson Creative Speaker Series this past July. Draplin, a graphic designer, author and founder of Draplin Design stopped by our studio and spoke on the craft of design, workflow and craftsmanship as applied to modern day design. Draplin, whose clients […]

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How to Make Sure Your Digital Marketing Campaign is Results Driven

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Putting together a digital marketing campaign can help your business, but to maximize its benefit it should be results driven. By being results driven, your company maintains its focus on what works best and leverages this to improve your business. But how can you make sure your digital marketing campaign is results driven? Let’s take a closer look at how […]

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Inspire New Patients to Take Action Through Conversion Rate Optimization

by Jason Wright @ Webfor

Changing your life begins with a deeply personal internal battle. You’re fighting against bad habits, the people in your life and demons that bring you down. There's no greater pressure or fear in the world than your health and the health of your family. This is a story about people, people like me.

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Inbound Marketing, Facebook, and Iran – C4 Friday Marketing Roundup

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Inbound Marketing, Facebook, and Iran; what do they all have in common?  Well, they’re all in this blog post, that’s what.  We found some great reads this week and these are the few we thought we’d share in this week’s news Roundup.   Market Smart in Stormy Times: Market Content We all know that in [...]

Shortening B2B Sales Cycles with Blogs and Custom Content

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

I’ve worked the better part of the last 15 years with B2B technology companies that sell products with lengthy sales cycles and high price tags; million dollar plus software or hardware solutions that take on average 6-9 months to close. Throughout the course of my career I’ve seen organizations that think it’s enough to simply [...]

April Social Media Device Program Winning Photo!

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

The Paper Napkin Marketing Social Media Device Program makes it easy for practices to send us great content. We love seeing all the photos coming from our clients’ practices. We are always reminding our clients to keep on snapping photos using the social media device...

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Using PPC and Adwords to Create an SEO Keyword List

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Putting that SEO keyword list together is important part of any website optimization effort. Of course the keyword list, while forming the foundation for your SEO efforts is critical it should never be a static list. It should evolve and morph over time as you see ranking success (or no ranking success), measure keyword site [...]

Instagram gets mapped, Olympian plays along, and Finding the Right Fitting Bra…Online

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Another week down, although it’s not like we’re counting down weeks or anything, and we’ve got some pretty interesting articles you should check out.  Instagram pushes new features, McKayla Maroney continues to play along, and, if you’re a woman, you might think about this new technology for picking the right fitting bra for you (I [...]

America’s PB Farmers: Connecting Growers to Consumers

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

If you’re like most Americans, you probably have a jar or two of peanut butter in your pantry right now (90% of people do). But where exactly did that sticky spread come from? This year during

Google Search Operator Guide: Tips & Tricks for Marketers

by Wendy Hwang @ Mambo Media

Google handles more than two trillion searches each year. That’s a lot of queries, that yield a lot of results. With so much content available, sometimes it can be a challenge to find the exact resource that you’re looking for.   Enter: Google search operators—modifiers you can use to refine and specify your online searches to find exactly what you’re looking for.  Advanced search operators make Google a powerful tool to help busy marketers perform research, from SEO to content marketing to competitive analysis. Below is our list of frequently...

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CMD Newsletter: November 2016

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by...

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Increasing PPC Conversion Rates With Mobile Landing Pages

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Mobile users are shopping and searching for information on their phones more than ever. In fact, over 50% of people use their phone as their primary source to find information and 59% of mobile users accept mobile ads as they would TV or online ads.   Due to this boom in popularity, mobile ads and [...]

4 Tips to Catch and Hold Your Consumer’s Attention

by Rachel Bills @ Intuitive Digital

What if I told you a goldfish had a longer attention span than you? Well, according to a recent study, the average attention span is now only 8 seconds. Meaning at 9 seconds, goldfish can officially focus longer than the average consumer. Which means entrepreneurs and small business owners face an increasingly difficult challenge when […]

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Monthly Grammar Tips: May 2017

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Building a brand depends on every point of contact that each employee has with customers, prospects, and partners. And despite being experts within respective disciplines,...

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Review of the Far Improved Digital Summit in Portland WITH Presentation Notes

by Jason Wright @ Webfor

In 2016 I attended my first Digital Summit, and I thought it might be my last. Not because of the location or the people, but the quality of some presentations. Many of which, felt like sales pitches for platforms and proprietary tools. There were a few standout hits like Oli Gardner’s presentation on CRO (which was hilarious).

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Perception is Reality – The Gold Label Story

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

This tale of me duping my friends into drinking $5 whisky under the guise of it being $130 whisky, serves to underscore what I believe to be a basic truth, the fact that perception is reality – never more true than in marketing. Early in my advertising career I was let go during the fourth round […]

Thyme for a New Ag Story

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

Delacon’s phytogenic feed additives – fed to chickens, pigs and other animals – are derived from natural ingredients as common as those found on a kitchen spice rack, like garlic, cinnamon and oregano. It’s a story

We’re Hiring: Digital Marketing Manager

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Our Mission: to connect small businesses with customers…and to have a good time doing it. Our Values You Are Unique: Respect the uniqueness of every human being. Always Fresh, Always Thrilling: Innovate to keep things exciting. Bias For Action: When … Read More

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5 Ways to Stretch Your Marketing Budget

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

1 . Take time to aim Before you start developing a marketing communications vehicle, be it an advertisement, an eBlast, or a direct mail piece, list the audiences who affect your success and prioritize them. Where are your easiest sales made? Which customers almost instinctively...

CMD Newsletter: November 2016

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by...

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PPC Best Practices – Setting Up Google AdWords With All The Right Stuff

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Last week we talked about establishing goals and objectives before launching out with a PPC campaign. This week let’s talk about what to do right after you setup your campaign!   Setting up a PPC campaign in Google AdWords isn’t all that hard. Google does a great job of walking you through the basics of [...]

Opus Agency adds to business development team

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Beaverton, OR – June 27, 2017 – Opus Agency is excited to announce the addition of Alison Gill as Director of Business Development. Gill, who...

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Consumer Events: Why Hyper-Local Advertising Works So Well

by Elle Ossello @ Blue Collar Agency

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Hot Luck – Cowboy boots, country music and chef-driven BBQ

by WendyLane @ Lane

The first annual Hot Luck in Austin, Texas, was amazing. Developed by Aaron Franklin of Austin’s Franklin Barbecue, James Moody of The Mohawk and Fun Fun Fun Fest, and Mike Thelin of Portland’s Feast, the four-day festival involved creative food and music events. I attended the Saturday evening Al Fuego extravaganza at The Wild Onion Ranch. We... More

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What Does It Mean to Be Creative?

by Jason Wright @ Webfor

I’ve had the pleasure over the years to work with some extraordinarily talented people. Super creative, crazy smart and really great people. The industry is loaded with talent and at Webfor, we’ve been looking for ways to redefine what it means to be “creative”. It’s simple right?

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Partner Up: Amplify Your Messaging via Brand Partnerships

by Lydia Wohlford @ Lane

Brand partnerships offer the opportunity to connect with new audiences and gain visibility in previously unexplored markets. Two voices are also better than one: when both brands articulate consistent messages, their communications can rise above the din of a crowded marketplace. When determining a strategic partner, it’s important to consider the compatibility of brand values, audiences and... More

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SEO Best Practices for Website Migrations

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

It happens to almost every company out there that has a web presence… the site upgrade. Only I use the word upgrade cautiously, because while the graphics and imagery, maybe even the user experience, might be a step up from your old site at the end of the day people need to find you; likely [...]

Threshold - Portland Web Design, Branding & Digital Marketing Agency

Threshold - Portland Web Design, Branding & Digital Marketing Agency


Threshold

Threshold is a Portland, Oregon based web design, branding & digital marketing agency specializing in responsive web design, web development & email marketing.

Don’t Rest on Your Laurels – Let Your Marketing Agency Keep You Current

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

What was once state-of-the-art or award winning, now may not even qualify you for the competition. Allow your marketing agency to keep you current. I recently saw a comparison between the gold-medal-winning women’s Olympic vault performance from 1956 and 2012. The difference between the two is vast. What was once worthy of winning top honors on the […]

Meet Vince Ready

by April Donovan @ Blue Collar Agency

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Google Algorithm Updates – What You Need to Know

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

In the last few weeks, did you notice your rankings change or fluctuate in search results? This may have been thanks to another sweep of Google core algorithm updates.   Core algorithm changes happen often and typically go unnoticed, but this round was different. Many feared this may be the long-awaited Penguin roll out which [...]

DelMain Analytics | Digital Marketing Agency Portland OR

DelMain Analytics | Digital Marketing Agency Portland OR


DelMain Analytics - Digital Marketing Agency

We specialize in SEO, Local SEO, Paid Advertising, Social Media and Conversion Optimization. Let's talk.

How Much Should You Pay for a Website Maintenance & Hosting Package?

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Building a website is easier than ever before, but a great website doesn’t maintain itself. Keeping your website up and running efficiently takes work and, by proxy, money! How much does quality website maintenance cost? It all depends. There are a number of variables to consider when calculating your overall price tag. Here is a breakdown of the components that make […]

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Best WordPress Website Themes for 2017 & 2018

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

                  Best WordPress Website Themes for 2017 & 2018 WordPress user base is ever growing, with thousands of new sites being launched every single day. This has contributed to the steady growth of best WordPress extensions such as plugins and themes which add to the visual beauty […]

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11 Must-do Activities For A Successful Google AdWords PPC Campaign

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Managing a Google AdWords account isn’t just setting up a campaign, some ads, and adding keywords. There are many activities and processes that go into managing and optimizing a campaign. In my last post I talked about setting up a Pay Per Click campaign in Google AdWords with all the right stuff. I talked ‘bout [...]

The Power of Storytelling in Paid Search Marketing

by Rachel Bills @ Intuitive Digital

When you picture a paid search marketer you likely envision a mathematical, keyword-researching data genius that pulls Google Analytics reports in their sleep. And to be honest, you’re not wrong being a paid search marketer requires you to have some clear traits. But what you might not envision is how much paid search marketing benefits […]

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3 Tips for Hosting WordPress

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Alright, you have a brand new WordPress website but what happens after you launch? Who keeps it updated? And what happens if it crashes or gets hacked? Here are three tips for hosting your WordPress website: 1. Monthly Updates WordPress is a database-driven content management platform which basically means there are a lot of moving…

The 411 on Digital Media

by HMH @ HMH

  The world of media is changing rapidly. And with that comes some good and bad shifts in digital ad buying and placement. Here are just a few to consider according to IAB. Programmatic Advertising Programmatic advertising is software-based systems that buy, automate and optimize ads in order to deliver the right message to the […]

Creative Technology in Marketing

by Joe Santana @ MKTX

Ever increasingly, the new stars of ad agencies are the technologists who know how to work the cloud and analyze big data, manipulate search engine preferences, and leverage social media from the back office. Where is the creativity? It’s where it has always been, with...

C4 Weekly News Roundup – July 27, 2012

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

This week went by in the blink of an eye, though I still felt a day behind. Yesterday was Friday for some reason. Anyhow, here are some stories and blogs we found worth sharing, including some crazy social media marketing mistakes and some search engine optimization (SEO) tips for your keyword list. We’d love to [...]

Google Plus, Twitter and Providing the Most Relevant Search Results

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

So recently, as we all know, Google announced that Google+ content will now be displayed in search results. Is anyone really surprised by this? Twitter is up in arms, claiming that Twitter breaks more news than Google+ and yet it’s being squeezed out of search results entirely. Anyone really surprised by this?   Google’s latest [...]

10 Networking Tips for Your Next Industry Event

by Mike Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Some of us like networking, but really most of us would rather do something else. Here are the networking tips to help you make the most of your next event.

The original post is titled 10 Networking Tips for Your Next Industry Event , and it came from Veracity Marketing .

The Value of Having Your Agency Source Production

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

Asking your full service marketing firm to source production of your marketing materials can save you time, money and frustration. As your partner they have your best interests in mind, and sourcing production yourself can have pitfalls. Throughout my career I’ve worked with clients who, for various reasons, will direct me to provide design files and […]

Social Media Marketing and Blogging – They’re Things You Just Need to Do!

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We’re constantly speaking to clients, prospects and friends about the power of social media and blogging. What kind of power and what ROI expectations usually become part of the conversation. I certainly understand the need to justify marketing spend; my marketing roots are in direct response, where measurement and ROI reign supreme. That said I [...]

The Importance of Getting Good Online Reviews for Your Business

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Things have changed for businesses. Word of mouth is now (mostly) obsolete in favor of online reviews. Getting those positive reviews is actually majorly important to marketing your business well. Read on to learn why online reviews are so important and why you should give your customers incentive to post their opinions on the internet. The Benefits Of Positive Online […]

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CMD Newsletter – August 2016

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“The only place where success comes before work is in a dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon   CMD HEALTH FAIR You gave your...

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Will blogging help my business generate more leads?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

The answer to the question “Will blogging help my business generate more leads?” is YES, but only if you do it right. Blogging is a proven way to increase inbound traffic to your site. I say “proven” because we’ve experienced it firsthand. Our goal at Digital C4, I say goal because we don’t always achieve [...]

Adding Four New Awards to Our Roster

by Andy Cale @ CMD Agency

UPDATED 4/5: Just announced at the District XI American Advertising Awards this week, our Surface spot, Clap Your Hands, won two Gold...

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River Trails Deschutes Website – Maupin, Oregon

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

River Trails Deschutes is a new customer to Third River Marketing. One of the major benefits of upgrading their website is the complete transformation of their mobile presence. Where users once had to pinch and zoom, they can now scroll easily and use big, visible buttons for simple navigation. Now, River Trails’ website features a […]

The Continued Evolution of SEO… to WSO?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

So the death of SEO is certainly NOT here, but its evolution continues. Much like the ever changing face of rock and roll, the PC (or computing as we know it), mobile phones into something better so too is SEO morphing into something different and, yes… better.   If you work in the digital marketing [...]

CMD Newsletter: December 2016–January 2017

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“My New Year’s resolution list usually starts with the desire to lose between 10 and 3,000 pounds.” — Nia Vardalos MMMM …...

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Kodak Quits Film, New Penguin Update, and 5 Things PPC Can Tell You – C4 Marketing Roundup

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

The weeks are piling on now as we slowly head into fall – at least it feels that way. It was 45 at my house this morning and back to school shopping is in full swing. Here are some stories this week that caught our eye…   Kodak set to quit camera film and photo [...]

Paving the Customer Journey: Omnichannel Marketing

by Rob McCready @ Blue Collar Agency

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Collaborative Strategic Marketing Hits the Mark for Oregon Ballet Theatre

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Oregon Ballet Theatre engaged Turtledove Clemens at a critical time in the troupe’s history. With its 2015/16 season looming and a new executive team getting up […]

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Are Your Website’s Performance and Rankings Suffering?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Does your website take more than 4-5 seconds to load? Have slow page load times left you wondering what’s wrong?   Slow page load times could be due to a number of reasons. But does page load time really matter?   YES.   Usability is the #1 reason your page load time matters. If you [...]

Amateur Photography Tips for Your Business’s Instagram

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

How to Take the Best Photos for Your Business’s Instagram So, you’ve set up an Instagram account for your business. You’re using it to network and gain followers and potential customers, but you are having difficulty gaining traction and feel like a strong direction is missing from your feed! Instagram is an amazing social media […]

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BRAND BITE – #DeltaDatingWall

by Megan Conner @ HMH

Williamsburg, Brooklyn is the new home to a #DeltaDatingWall – a wall that Delta Airlines has decorated with famous scenes from around the world. New Yorkers can take selfies in front of the images to appear as if they are at the location, and then post the pictures on their dating apps to playfully give […]

Wishing for Work-Life Balance?

by Katie Gosline @ Fish Marketing

Work-Life Balance is something a majority of us have yet to master. Thankfully, we have 5 Disney-approved tips to achieving something that looks like Work-Mommy (or Daddy)-Life Balance.

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2013 Digital Marketing Insights

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Last year we provided you with our first Digital Insights – a look into the year ahead in Digital Marketing. Some predictions we got right; some we didn’t, but we hope that our thoughts helped you plan for the year ahead. Again this year, we’ve outlined 12 things to consider as you plan your strategies [...]

Outsourcing SEO Overseas: The Right Way to Do It

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

I was recently reading Brick Marketing’s blog – SEO Firms in India: Are They Any Good? – and it got me thinking. Digital C4 uses an India-based service provider for our back-end SEO-related services and we couldn’t be happier with the service, results, effort, and thoroughness of what they deliver. But that said how we [...]

6 Ways to Successfully Work Remotely

by Marion Olsen @ Bonfire Marketing

Working remotely is a modern-day reality for much of the workforce. In a 2015 survey, 23 percent of employees reported doing some of their work remotely; a separate survey revealed 79 percent of knowledge workers already work from home. Whether your workplace allows you to work from home occasionally or you work remotely exclusively, [...]

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3 Takeaways From My Presentation on Local Search

by Kevin Chow @ Webfor

Businesses are constantly looking for the key SEO elements and quick wins they can implement on their website, so they can rank now. First, we as digital marketers need to educate business owners and new age marketers when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO) and local search. Yes, Google has vastly improved their ability […]

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This New Google Feature Will Change Your Marketing Strategy

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

Start off your week strong with our curated list of tips and inspiration around every aspect of the digital marketing […]

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Bonfire Marketing - Crafters of Digital Experiences

Bonfire Marketing - Crafters of Digital Experiences


Bonfire Marketing

Bonfire is an experienced digital marketing agency in Portland, Oregon. We're built to illuminate your brand. Spark the conversation. Contact us today!

5 Secrets to Pitching the Travel Media

by Samantha Chulick @ Lane

Learnings from Mod About PR, the PRSA 2017 Travel & Tourism Conference The PRSA 2017 Travel & Tourism Conference brought together a broad community of travel professionals to connect, share and learn. A schedule packed with speakers, roundtables and discussion sessions provided insights into how PR practitioners and their clients can make the most of... More

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What Are Some Of The Top SEO Trends for 2018?

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

What to Except as the Top SEO Trends for 2018 Staying on top of the changing trends in search engine optimization (SEO) is a must if a website is going to be seen by targeted customers. In fact, using outdated techniques can result in penalties that drag down listings in the search engine results pages […]

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A PDX Digital Marketing Agency Built for SEO & PPC Results


Iterate Marketing

Tired of wasting marketing $$$? We'd love to speak with you about delivering incredible SEO, Adwords, Bing, or content marketing results for your business.

Five Steps to a Name

by Lacey Hinkle @ Fish Marketing

Brand naming is one of the most challenging tasks in marketing. Naming someone’s company is like naming their child. Here are five steps for marketers that can help lead to naming success.

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A Different Approach to Fitness: Interview With Chris Rea, Founder Of ReaShape

by Emily Lierle @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

We recently interviewed Chris Rea, founder of ReaShape and inventor of a speed bag platform that fits in any doorway — EZspeedbag. He likes to work out anytime, anywhere, whether it’s at his home in New York or on an adventure … Read More

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Infographic: Video Marketing

by sproutteam @ Sproutbox Media

Thinking about video marketing for your business? Before you pickup the camera, check out this awesome infographic with 127 facts you probably didn’t know about video marketing. Image provided by: https://websitebuilder.org.uk/blog/127-facts-you-probably-didnt-know-about-the-video-marketing/.

Why Your Portland Business Needs a Brand Style Guide…

by Sebastian Neri @ Novel

Follow these tips and your brand will be one step closer to the household name it’s meant to be.

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7 Ways Videos Can Dramatically Boost Your Business

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

You see them everywhere on the internet. Even if you don’t want to see them, they’re there. Videos. Some people love them, some people love only some of them, while others find them to simply be an annoyance. But regardless of your stance towards videos, one simple fact remains. Videos increase sales, both locally and […]

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What Brands Should Consider Before Getting Involved In Political Activism

by Jana Kopp @ Mambo Media

The recent rise of polarization and controversy in the political environment has brought an unprecedented amount of companies taking strong sociopolitical stances publically, including executives speaking out from Fortune 500 companies like Apple, Microsoft, Coca Cola, Goldman Sachs, Airbnb, Nike, Starbucks, and Facebook to name a few.   What makes this era unique is that while companies are leveraging their power for political change, it equally empowers consumers with an opportunity for activism. As companies take a left or right leaning side, the consumer has a clear point of action...

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I ride a recumbent bike for half an hour every day.

by admin @ Eris Creative

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8 Types Main Different Types of Content and How to Use Them

by Jessica Young @ JAS Marketing

When you hear “content marketing,” what do you think of? If you’re like most businesses, I work with, probably blogging that’s integrated social media marketing. While blogging is extremely effective (as AdEspresso can show!), there are a large number of other types of content that you can—and should—add to your content marketing arsenal. Different types of content …

How to Outsmart the Bots

by HMH @ HMH

Digital fraud is on the rise and it is costing advertisers in a very big way. The Association of National Advertisers estimates that non-human online traffic cost advertisers $7.5M at the end of 2016. Other ad verification companies estimate that this number could be much higher – potentially billions of dollars. In fact, CNBC estimates […]

Email Verification Myths, Debunked

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Your email marketing campaign is only as effective as your data. Good data is clean data, which makes verifying data is a necessity for businesses. One of the most effective tools in your data cleansing tool box is an email … Read More

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Matter is a brand elevation PR agency located at 239 NW 13th Ave #201, Portland, OR. Let's talk about your PR, Social Media or SEO/SEM project: 971-245-4002

CMD News / July 2016

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat.” – Laura Ingalls Wilder   Bringing home the bling CMD’s...

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Marketing and Website Evaluation in Your Spring Cleaning

by Sean Lucas @ Spot Color Marketing

As a business owner, staying current is of utmost importance. You want to stay on top of the latest marketing trends. You want to make sure your inventory is up to date. You want to make sure your employees continue to provide the highest level of service and courtesy. So when evaluating the state of…

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The Effects of Content Integration on your Homepage

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Last June we undertook a website overhaul that resulted in us placing our blog content on our homepage. This isn’t revolutionary by any stretch, but we wanted to showcase a fresh stream of content relevant to what we do as an agency; I mean after all, isn’t that what site visitors (and… ahem… Google too) [...]

SEO Insights Directly from Google’s Search Quality Team

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Recently the folks over at JamesNorquay.com interviewed a former member of Matt Cutts’ team in the Google Search Quality group. Some of the insights gained from the interview with Andre Wayher are pretty revealing and shed some light on some tactics and strategies for successful search engine optimization. Here are some excerpts and some things [...]

Hello world!

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CMD takes you back into the huddle with Microsoft and the NFL

by Jim Wagstaff @ CMD Agency

Following up on our award-winning work that paired some of the NFL’s biggest names with Microsoft’s leading gaming and PC technology, we...

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The Social Media Opportunity for Traditional Brand Marketers

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

While there are some traditional brands that have leapt into social media with success – Ford comes to mind – there are many others that don’t see the benefit. Or perhaps it’s more than likely that they view social media as beneath them or not a viable medium for their brand message.   Well check [...]

We are excited to announce that Bolt Marketing Group has made the 14th annual Event Marketer It List!

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

Making the It List is no small feat; we are one of the top 100 agencies in the event marketing industry! We have been recognized above hundreds of other agencies based on our accomplishments this past year and our drive to be the best in the industry through our creative and dynamic team! Bolt is […]

CMD Newsletter Q2 2017

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’” —Robin Williams SPEAKING OF PARTIES Party over here. Thank you to everyone who attended...

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What If Your Mobile Search Ranking Is Failing?

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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AN Signs & Designs Website – Tigard, Oregon

by thirdriver @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

AN Signs & Designs is a new customer to Third River Marketing. Because their company is so visually based, one of the major benefits of upgrading their website is the heightened focus on their work. On both desktop and mobile, large background images now showcase several of AN Signs & Designs’ services. On mobile, bigger […]

3 Ways Case Studies Will Boost Your Business

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

Does your business include testimonials on your website? If it does, that’s great! They’re a nice snippet of positive content for people to read in order to influence purchasing. The problem is, most websites are doing that now too, which means they have less of an impact due to over saturation. But what about case […]

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3 Reasons Why Content Marketers Must Up Their Game in 2017

by Wendy Hwang @ Mambo Media

We’ve all heard it, “Content Is King”. But as more and more companies have embraced content marketing, the pool is now so large, it can be hard for brands to be heard. Have emerging platforms, new technologies, and increased competition all contributed to the dethroning of content?   Despite these changes to content marketing, marketers that have continued to evolve their strategies still believe that content marketing reigns supreme. This blog post will explore a few reasons why you may have seen a dip in your contents’ effectiveness, and then...

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Branding in a Recession

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

The lingering effects of 2008’s international economic collapse can still be felt nearly everywhere. Many cities are still recovering, while many individuals continue to get hit by hardships: student loan debt keeps rising, unemployment rates muddle around the same percentage, fiscal cliffs are on the horizon, and the worrisome indicators of another downturn remain in […]

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Take my lead generation & content marketing strategy … please!

by Digital C4 @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Ok … I don’t expect content marketing grommets of recent employ to get this Henny Youngman reference in the title, but my hope is that the words stand alone as an offer that both neophytes and know-betters can’t refuse in their rush to impress or fill space.   You see, along with the content marketing [...]

Today’s (Online) Content Lifecycle

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Creating content that’s fresh, relevant (to whatever it is you’re applying it to), and well-written is crucial today for so many reasons. A few of them…   — Search engine optimization and visibility (SEO) — Establishing thought-leadership — Shrinking sales cycles — Building brand loyalty — Generating leads — Generating social media conversation and followers   [...]

Should You Use a Meme Marketing Strategy?

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Nowadays on the internet, memes reign supreme. New memes are created every day from celebrities’ quotes, politicians’ mistakes, or even idiotic catchphrases from viral videos. Facebook averages roughly 1.2 billion active users per day, and Twitter has over 300 million active users per month. With the constant usage of these social media sites, new memes spread like wildfire, reaching more […]

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Manifesto is a full service branding agency, specializing in brand strategy, integrated campaigns, experiential, employee engagement and branded content.

Articles Contribute Tremendous Value to a Marketing Effort

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

Just the other day another contributed article by our client Delta Computer Systems was published on a trade magazine’s website. We’ve assisted in the writing and arranged for the publication of, on average, at least one magazine article per month for Delta for more than...

Digital Marketing – Integrated Marketing Agency | Anvil

Digital Marketing – Integrated Marketing Agency | Anvil


Anvil | Portland, OR

Anvil, Portland's Award-winning Integrated Marketing Agency, provides digital marketing services including Search Engine Marketing, PPC Management, and Social Media Marketing.

Black Hat SEO and why you should run (evolve) like Heck!

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

SEO is certainly changing, evolving as an industry. Agencies that once relied on SEO as a service are now adapting and morphing into something that is more in tune with content marketing. And while content marketing can certainly be done poorly, it’s much more transparent than bad SEO. Bad content is just… well, bad! It’s [...]

Ready. Set. Feast! Our top picks for Feast Portland 2017

by jillw @ Lane

We’re counting down to one of the nation’s biggest food festivals, which just happens to be in our backyard. Feast Portland is back for a sixth consecutive year, and this culinary celebration just gets better every time. From signature main productions to on-trend classes, panels and fun-size events, Feast always manages to elevate our food... More

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Introducing: Redbrick Digital WordPress Plugin

by Alyssa Donnelly @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

We are pleased to announce Third River Marketing’s first Local Review Engine WordPress plugin, Redbrick Digital Core. What does this plugin do? The plugin allows you to bring your Review Engine reviews into your WordPress site through shortcodes and widget areas. You can read about the plugin in the WordPress Plugin Directory here. Previously, we have used […]

Do You Know About These 6, Lesser Known, Google AdWords Tools?

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

If you’re a PPC expert, you’re no stranger to AdWords. AdWords has a treasury of tools for your PPC campaigns. Whether you’re an expert or not, there are probably features that you aren’t aware of. Here are six overlooked tools that every PPC user, and expert, should use and understand.   Demographic Targeting   Your [...]

9 Things That Can Kill Your Website’s Performance and Rankings – Page Load Time

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

While recently working with a client to improve their page load times we went through a full list of possible reasons why their site’s page load times were too high. I’m going to list those possible reasons below as a checklist of things you should look into if you are experiencing page load time in [...]

5 Things in 5 Minutes to Increase your Blog Readership

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

You have a blog, and while that’s a great start you need to start getting people to read it. Preferably the right people – prospects, customers, partners, industry colleagues, etc. While it can take time to generate a solid following, don’t give up. I see too many companies with blogs that started strong, yet the [...]

Web Design Search Engine Optimization Vancouver WA | Portland Oregon

Web Design Search Engine Optimization Vancouver WA | Portland Oregon


IN Local Marketing

SEO Company & Internet Marketing Agency in Vancouver, WA and Portland, Oregon. Web Design, Search Engine Optimization - SEO, Email Marketing, and much more.

What You Should Know About SEO Contracts

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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The Role Content Plays in Your Marketing Strategy

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

What is Content? Content, by definition, is the material which is contained within something else. It is the substance. In the world of Internet marketing, content refers to the text, information, images, videos, and other things which people look for and interact with when visiting a website or surfing the Internet. What is Good Content? […]

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Digital Marketing in the World of Augmented Reality

by Brody Lowe @ Bonfire Marketing

There’s a fairly good chance you’re reading this on your smartphone right now. And if not, there’s an even better chance a smartphone is within 30 yards of where you are now. It wasn’t long ago that the idea of augmented reality existed in science fiction only. But with the ever-growing technological advances found [...]

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Do you really know who your customers are?

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Whether you’re doing guerrilla marketing or advertising on the radio or television, the more accurately you target your ideal customer, the better your success will be. There are two habits most business people tend to fall into. 1.         Grab all the sales you can get. This is completely understandable and only natural for an aggressive […]

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Eris Creative - Digital Marketing Agency | Portland, OR

Eris Creative - Digital Marketing Agency | Portland, OR


Eris Creative

Eris Creative is a results-oriented digital marketing agency based in Portland, Oregon. We specialize in design, branding, social media, and advertising.

7 Tools I Use to Achieve a Six-Hour Work Day

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

I remember the first time I worked past 9 PM. It was Valentine’s Day, and while I didn’t have a […]

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The “Do’s and Don’ts” of Image Usage

by Elyssa Fahndrich @ Digital Marketing Agency | Third River Marketing LLC

When creating content on the internet, it’s no surprise that using images helps drive traffic to your posts and keeps your audience engaged. However, it is important to understand what you can and cannot do when using images for web design, blog posts, or graphics. Here are the “Do’s and Don’ts” of finding images for […]

Search Engine Optimization and Content Marketing – The Same Thing? YES!

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Over the past couple of years Google has implemented a number of algorithm changes (Panda and Penguin) that have helped blur the lines between search engine optimization (SEO) and content marketing. And that’s a good thing! When I first started optimizing websites back in the day it was more science and less art; link building [...]

Two Google Updates and their Effect on SMB SEO

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Google continues to make changes to their search algorithm that effect the way that small and medium sized businesses rank. While their changes make it difficult for SMB’s to compete for search engine ranking share there’s also an opportunity for those SMB’s that think strategically, and aren’t afraid of creating unique, custom content. Google’s Panda update [...]

Social Media Advertising and Why You Should Be Doing It

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Why You Should Be Advertising On Social Media According to Statista, many advertisers are already relying heavily on social media advertising, and so should you! You will find more statistics at Statista So What Makes Social Media Advertising So Powerful? Huge Audience: Your audience is already on social media, just waiting to see your ads! […]

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Subaru Creates a Memorable Carpool Karaoke Activation

by Natalie Anthony @ Bolt Marketing

As event experts, we are serious about your brand engagements and we seriously want consumers to HAVE FUN with your brand! At the Seattle Magazine 50th Anniversary Party, Bolt produced, managed and staffed the Subaru Carpool Karaoke event marketing activation where hundreds of participants got to belt out their favorite tune in the all new […]

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Swift is a creative agency in Portland, Oregon that lives and breathes digital, leading brands forward with insight, strategy and creative.

CMD Newsletter: September-October 2016

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

“You can’t just turn on creativity like a faucet. You have to be in the right mood. What mood is that? Last-minute...

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PPC Campaign Management – 2 Questions That Need Answering Prior to Kickoff

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

There are questions that every PPC campaign manager should ask when designing a program. I mean, they should ask them if they want to be successful.  The thing is, Google is not going to ask you if you’ve done your homework. They will ask you for payment though, and if you haven’t asked yourself the following [...]

Podcast: Creating Blog Post Ideas

by Mike Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Coming up with ideas on what to write about can be hard. However, with a method, some practice and help from your team, you’ll have blog post topics galore.

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Brainstorming Rules

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Brainstorming is a great way in the creative process to break through mental barriers to discover creative ways of solving problems and reaching objectives. Throughout my career in advertising I’ve witnessed wonderfully productive sessions as well as complete flops. In every case, when a handful of rules were applied, the results were remarkably better. It is also […]

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Streamlining hospital communication – An interview with Brad Goldsmith, Co-Founder of MDsyncNET

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

MDsyncNET.com’s Co-Founder, Brad Goldsmith, recently had an interview with Markitors discussing his business, inspiration and the three things he can guarantee his customers. What inspired you to start MDsyncNET? During the internet boom in 2001, I wasn’t sure what I … Read More

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CMD Newsletter Q3 2017

by Sarah Renard @ CMD Agency

GET YOUR GAME ON Softball Have you been out to support the CMD softball team yet? They love to have cheerleaders—and snack...

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CMD Bowls Perfect Game at the PRSA Spotlight Awards

by Gary Rubin @ CMD Agency

As any bowler knows, there are great nights, and then there are perfect nights. Recently, CMD had one of those perfect games...

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Portland Web Design & Web Development | We are GRAYBOX

Portland Web Design & Web Development | We are GRAYBOX


GRAYBOX

We are GRAYBOX - elite experts in web design, digital marketing & business operations. Centrally located in the heart of beautiful & creative Portland, Oregon.

Portland SEO Company | Oregon Web Solutions Search Engine Marketing

Portland SEO Company | Oregon Web Solutions Search Engine Marketing


Oregon Web Solutions

Our Portland SEO Company will help you add new customers through search engine optimization techniques and marketing. SEO Portland Oregon. (503) 563-3028

The Changing Face of Search Engine Marketing – The Splintering of Traditional SEO

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Search engine optimization (SEO) as we (at least in the trenches) have known is over. It’s not dead, but it’s evolving. Those white hat, but passé, tactics of directory listings and link building, in mass, are gone; as is mass content syndication, and these are good things. Google is trying to do its job of [...]

PPC & SEO Go Together Like Peanut Butter & Jelly

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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eROI’s favorite sessions at SXSW

by eROI @ eROI

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4 Fun Ideas For Email Marketing Campaigns

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Why Email Marketing Is Important Is email marketing “archaic” and “dead”? Of course not! While marketing efforts have become more costly and complicated over the years, email marketing still continues to be a very valuable and effective way to reach customers. When compared with other marketing strategies, it’s relatively inexpensive to use email marketing to […]

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The Copywriter’s Grab Bag: Part 2

by Matt Myler @ Bonfire Marketing

In honor of summer and the slew of movie sequels that tend to hit around this time of year, it’s time for the long-awaited follow-up to the tour de force known as “The Copywriter’s Grab Bag: Part 1.” In my never-ending quest to help writers (including myself) be the best they can be, I’ve [...]

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Five Essential Elements of a Successful Franchise Advertising Co-op

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

On paper a franchise advertising co-op looks like the perfect advertising situation. However, how well it works can vary widely depending upon how it is managed. Owning a franchise with multiple owners in a single market allows you to contribute a small budget to a master fund. That master fund is supported by similar contributions […]

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Portland Web Design, Development, Copywriting & SEO • Gravitate

Portland Web Design, Development, Copywriting & SEO • Gravitate


Gravitate

Gravitate is a web design agency helping our clients in Portland reach their audience with custom web design, development, copywriting, and SEO.

CafeGive Social – Turning Marketing into Cause Marketing

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Social Media Marketing activities are typically self-centered. I don’t say ‘self-centered’ in a bad way, just stating a fact that when you’re social media marketing, you’re usually attempting to build online brand visibility, and social community, for you, your business, your brand, or someone else’s brand. I mean, that’s why you spend the time on [...]

Rough Week At The Workplace…

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Our Digital Marketing Manager, Emily Lierle, has had a real rough week of work in Cancun with ON THE MARK, an organization design firm … #WereHiring

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What Does the Future of Content Marketing Look Like?

by Giselle Waters @ Mad Fish Digital

Start off your week strong with our curated list of tips and inspiration around every aspect of the digital marketing […]

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Turtledove Clemens Welcomes Bates Technical College as New Client

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

The entire team of integrated marketing experts here at Turtledove Clemens is excited and pleased to welcome Bates Technical College  as a new client! Located in […]

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Understanding Software Types Used by Full Service Marketing Firms

by Matthew Birchard @ Rains Birchard Marketing

Today’s marketing tools of the trade include a wide variety of software applications. Being informed of the types used is beneficial to those who work with marketing agencies. Underlying the big ideas at any marketing firm is professional software. Software has replace handcrafted works made from Letraset or marker comps for client presentation. Today’s industry-standard is Adobe’s Creative Cloud. This […]

The Future of Smart Search Engine Optimization Starts Now

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

I was recently reading a blog on ReadWriteWeb that highlights Matt Cutts’ video that discusses the importance of good content over SEO. He goes on to say that they try to make it so that “sites don’t have to do SEO” and that there’s “no bonus for having good SEO.”   I certainly believe that content now [...]

6 Reasons to Outsource your Blog Writing and Management

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

When we speak with blog writing prospects it’s almost a guarantee that we’ll get asked the question:   “Why should I outsource our blog writing to an agency when I can get our employees to do if for free?”   This is a logical question to be sure, but given the number of blog management [...]

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FRINGE Web Design & SEO Services Vancouver WA

WHAT GOOD IS A GREAT WEBSITE IF NO ONE EVER SEES IT? Since 2009 Fringe Digital Marketing has been a leader in Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon in website development, search engine optimization, and social media management. We have worked with some large companies, but our focus has always been on the small business with …

B2B Digital Marketing Consulting Agency | Obility

B2B Digital Marketing Consulting Agency | Obility


Obility

A data-driven, digital marketing B2B consulting agency, Our purpose is to help you increase leads and revenue with advanced PPC and SEO campaigns.

How Personalized Content Boosts Marketing Automation Results

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Automation is one of the biggest marketing strategies. However, the image most people get in their heads when they see the word “automation” added to anything is often not a pretty one. With marketing automation, the idea of having bots … Read More

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Google’s New Algorithm Favors “Mobile-Friendly” Websites

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

As of April 21, 2015, Google has changed their search engine algorithm to increase mobile-friendless as a ranking signal that will impact mobile search results. What […]

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SEO 101 – Don’t Forget that Dynamic Content!

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Before diving in here I want to take a brief moment to define (in my mind) what dynamic content is. Websites are made up mostly of static content; static because it’s likely been there a while without change. Most websites are made up of mostly static content, which isn’t necessarily a good thing, but it [...]

What The Heck Is Good Content?

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

These days it’s all about content, content, content. Companies everywhere are using content to improve their SEO, connect with customers, add value, and offer great information. But what does this really mean? What the heck is good content anyway?   You’re not alone. This is the cry of many business owners as they realize they [...]

Monthly Grammar Notes: June 2017

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Opus is a full-service marketing agency. As such, we consider each and every member of the Opus team to have a direct hand in marketing....

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New SlideShare – Adwords (PPC) Best Practices

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We recently had a client request some tips for managing an Adwords (PPC) campaign, so we put together a deck that walked them through some of the key things to consider when setting up and running Adwords. These were pulled from our experiences with our customers’ campaigns as well as from industry sites that often [...]

How Hosting Affects Site Speed

by Matthew Bullock @ Gravitate

Attention spans are short, and the internet is a big place. As a general rule of thumb, faster website speed equates to engaged end-users, increased conversions, and returning visitors. A website isn’t a brick and mortar business. Visitors aren’t sheepish about immediately turning around if they enter your site and don’t see what they are…

Could Facebook Challenge Amazon in Online Commerce

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

So most of the talk lately has been whether Google+ will challengeFacebook in the consumer social media network space. Not going to happen! But… I would ask whether Facebook could potentially challenge Amazon in the consumer online retail space. Now there’s a battle I’d like to see.   With just over $34 billion in online sales last year, [...]

Customer Centric Digital Marketing Strategy

by Kevin Getch @ Webfor

I’m excited to be talking on one of my favorite topics at Seattle Interactive Conference, Developing a Customer Centric Digital Marketing Strategy. I’ve included my slide deck below as well as some of the tools & resources I shared in my presentation. You can also add your name to the list to be the first […]

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Online Marketing: It’s All About The Customer Journey

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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5 Easy Add-Ons That Increase Blogging Effectiveness

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

As I scour the Interwebs seeking new clients I often find myself at company blogs. Some are fantastic! Others, however, leave me scratching my head. I consider good blogging to be the gateway into a company’s social media footprint; the foundation of the social media conversation they are looking to engage in. And yet, their [...]

Saving Content Marketing from Itself in 1 Easy Step

by Digital C4 @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

In the words of the A-Team’s John “Hannibal” Smith: “I love it when a plan comes together!”   In this case “the plan” was more of a general aggravation and fear that lingered over four months and ended with a simple answer for saving Content Marketing from itself before it’s too late. Does it need [...]

The Final Product! Selah Family Dentistry’s Commercial

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

It has arrived! We traveled to eastern Washington to bring together Dr. Labrum, his team, patients, members of the community as well as iconic places and businesses, including Yakima Valley Museum Soda Fountain, Bale Breakers Brewing, Yakima Valley Trolleys, CrossFit Reformation, and Apple Tree Resort....

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Event: The Ins and Outs of Podcasting

by Mike Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

PRSA Oregon event about how to launch a podcast and why you should be paying attention to this marketing medium. Featuring Amy & Connor from Veracity.

The original post is titled Event: The Ins and Outs of Podcasting , and it came from Veracity Marketing .

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SEO SEM Agency Portland | M2P Marketing


M2P Marketing

We are a full service SEO marketing agency specializing in "cut through the clutter" messages across all platforms to increase productivity and drive sales.

New Client Announcement: Turnpike Partnership

by Kris Murphy @ Blue Collar Agency

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DrupalCon 2016: Outlier Devs Leave Their Hearts in New Orleans

by kmartin @ Outlier Portland Marketing Services

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Kristin Van Buskirk

by Watson Creative @ Watson Creative

As the Watson Creative Speaker Series moves forward, we were lucky enough to have Kristin Van Buskirk from Woonwinkle Design Shop of Portland in to speak on the huge topic of color and it’s use in the design field. Drawing on her years as Nike Design Director, Kristin took us through her color journey, both […]

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Lower Your Risk of Losing the Sale

by Bob Patterson @ MKTX

In business-to-business selling (and buying), especially when technology products are involved, risk plays a large role. It’s not unusual for your prospect to be betting his or her business (or their job) in large part on your product or service’s ability to live up to...

Dental Digital Marketing Discussion – Tell Your Practice’s Story

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

Paper Napkin Marketing recently participated in the Dental Digital Marketing Discussions, hosted by Jack Hadley of My Social Practice. During the conversation, Todd shared some marketing advice, helpful ideas and strategies that he has learned by working with dental practices. A big thank you to...

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Content Freshness Ideas for Improved Rankings

by Mark Evertz @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

We’ve talked about it before, and we’re talkin’ about it again…content freshness. In a recent blog post, Neil Patel  talks about 4 content freshness tips to increase search engine rankings. Here are the 4 tips:   Tip #1 – Creation of new pages will impact freshness   Tip #2 – Document changes affect fresh content [...]

Social Media Tips and Tactics for 2017

by Matt @ Oregon Web Solutions

                      The Continued Rise of Social Media Marketing: Tips and Tactics for 2017 Social media is constantly evolving and is continuing to play a major role in companies big and small. What is your digital marketing strategy? If you don’t have an answer to that question […]

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4 Exciting Ways Pinterest Marketing Will Increase Your E-commerce Traffic

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

One of the fastest growing opportunities for Ecommerce business owners is through Pinterest marketing. Founded in 2010, it’s young enough in the online world to become a valuable resource that even marketing challenged individuals can take advantage of. But perhaps best of all, it’s a visual marketplace to share your products and ideas. Here’s a […]

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The ‘Light of the Country’ Campaign for Evluma

by Joe Santana @ MKTX

MKTX established a lexicon from the attributes of Evluma’s AreaMax Security Lighting products that align themselves with rural American values. These included words and phrases such as: Won’t Quit, Hard-working, Runs Lean, Rugged, Solid-as-a-rock, and Whip Smart. Then we developed a down-to-earth, real-people campaign entitled...

Why Professional Photography Gives Your Business a Competitive Edge

by Sebastian Neri @ Novel

For small business owners in Portland and beyond, it’s natural to try to keep costs low. Here’s why pro photography is worth the cost.

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6 CRMs That Integrate With MailChimp

by Markitors @ Internet Marketing Company | Phoenix, AZ | Markitors

Looking for CRMs that integrate with MailChimp? You’re in the right place. Here are six CRMs that integrate with MailChimp: MailChimp For SalesForce Salesforce.com is the perfect CRM tool for creating, managing, and sending massive emails. You might have different … Read More

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How To Lead Website Visitors To Your Content

by dmgadmin @ Digital Mark Group – Digital Marketing Portland

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About Us - Direct Marketing Company | B2B Direct Marketing Agency in Portland


Response Capture

Response Capture, a direct marketing agency based in Portland, offers various B2B demand generation services including database building, content creation, demand generation consulting, marketing automation services and salesforce consulting. Let our direct marketing experts help you reach the right audience. Click now, to learn more about us.

How to learn where your customers are coming from

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

If you own a retail business that relies upon customers coming to your store, one of the most fundamental things you need to know is where your customers are coming from. Many business collect zip codes, but that’s not detailed enough. You need to identify the neighborhoods and business districts they are coming from. Do that, and you can target […]

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All Aboard For Our Latest Commercial!

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

Paper Napkin Marketing brought together Dr. Trevor Labrum, the committed team at his dental practice and the Selah and Yakima communities to produce their first ever commercial! We invite you to take a look at the teaser here. Cool, right? The three-day shoot brought together...

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Google set to release more Panda

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Google continues its push and focus on fresh, original content with the latest Panda updates rolling out starting tonight. Below is the most recent tweet from @Google.   They link to a blog post on the Webmaster Central Blog that focuses on guidance for building a quality site. This whole Panda series of updates started [...]

Is Your Marketing Content Binge Worthy?

by Digital C4 @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Up late. Frantic. Staring at the television looking for something … anything … to hold my attention and keep it. Minute to minute. Episode to episode. Season to Season. A journey worthy of Binge Watching to get caught up, and the impulsive purchase of the newest DVD or singular episode online to keep the fix [...]

How to Check Your Website Effectiveness

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Your website is one of the first impressions your business will make on a potential customer. So it better be a good one! With 73% of Americans going online daily and 21% saying they’re online “almost constantly,” periodic reviews of your website effectiveness are essential. So let’s make sure your website is doing its job by looking at what makes a website effective […]

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Harvest Lassos Three National Agri-Marketing Awards

by Holly Sturdivan @ Harvest PR | Public Relations & Marketing

This week, Harvest attended the 2017 National Agri-Marketing Conference (NAMA) Best of NAMA awards ceremony in Dallas, honoring excellence in agri-marketing. We were thrilled to take home three national awards: 1st place: Mushroom Council – Producer-Funded

HMH is Now Google Display Network Certified

by HMH @ HMH

Robb Beck, HMH’s digital campaign and analytics manager, has added another Google certification to our roster. Robb has just become certified in Google’s Display Network.  So what? For clients, this new certification means that Robb has proven his expertise in creating, managing, measuring, and optimizing complex display campaigns in the ever-changing digital landscape.  As more […]

The Perils of Photo Licensing

by Spot Color Marketing @ Spot Color Marketing

It’s very important to know where your content is coming from, and what licensing applies.  Even if a client hands you the content, it’s best-practice to inquire about it’s origins, or you could be on the hook for infringing a usage license!

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Universe Today

by admin @ Eris Creative

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3 Social Media Blunders You Must Avoid

by Mike Mitchell @ Epic Design Labs

We all get caught up in the moment sometimes. Fast-paced topics with friends, family and the news media constantly bombarding us with the latest updates or recent developments. We want to tell our opinions too. We have a voice, we like how we think, and we want to be heard! However, this isn’t always the […]

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3 Things You Need to Know About Alt Text

by Erika Nudelman @ Intuitive Digital

Alternative text, also known as alt text, is not given nearly as much credit as it deserves. It not only helps individuals with visual impairments, but it can also boost your website’s SEO. These two things are an awesome combination, so why not learn more about alt text and how you can make a difference […]

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Best Digital Agencies in Portland

Best Digital Agencies in Portland


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Explore the best digital marketing agencies in Portland OR, USA specialising in web design, SEO, social media marketing and mobile app development services.

Making the Most of Mobile

by HMH @ HMH

It’s no surprise that mobile advertising is on the rise, but the statistics on usage and engagement are showing an interesting trend. According to eMarketer, 80% of smartphone Internet time is spent with apps while only 20% is mobile web. This trend is expected to continue as apps proliferate the market making tasks on your […]

One simple copy writing strategy that will deliver better customers

by Rob Charlton @ Charlton Marketing

Identify your “platinum customer” and speak to that audience. Don’t worry about the rest. Most business people try to cast as wide a net as possible when creating ads. This is perfectly understandable and at first glance feels logical. But, concentrating your message on your highest value customer doesn’t mean you are leaving everyone else […]

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Optimizing WordPress

by Will Ashworth @ Gravitate

Understanding Facebook’s Lookalike Audiences

by Naira Perez @ Mambo Media

With 1.86 billion active users a month, Facebook has the largest audience of any social media platform in the world. A major advantage to advertising on Facebook is the ability to reach a large group of people who are similar to your target customer, based on their interests and behavior. Facebook Lookalike Audience targeting is one of the three types of “Custom Audiences” available for ad targeting. Using Lookalike Audiences, there’s no need to manage keywords or guess about customer interests. You can identify and target your audience by simply...

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Save Time – 7 Steps to Fast, Quality Content

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Do you ever stare at your computer waiting for a moment of pure genius to strike? Does it take hours or days to come up with one piece of good content?    You’re not alone. If we could snap our fingers and make quality content appear, we’d be millionaires. Unfortunately, we don’t have any magical [...]

Benefit from our mobile experience

by M2P Marketing @ M2P Marketing

We may have many competitors, but few can match our level of industry expertise and our transparency when it comes to sharing data with our clients. We were one of the first mobile marketing companies and with that comes experience– The experience our clients have come to depend on us to deliver. From very small […]

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Search Engine Optimization Strategies for 2017

by Kalon Wiggins @ Epic Design Labs

2016 has come to a close and now is the time to begin planning for the new advancements that will take place in 2017. As with any year, 2017 is shaping up to be a year full of changes, especially when it comes to search engine optimization. Since it was first created, SEO has become […]

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It’s Not Too Late – Avoid Upcoming Google Penguin Updates

by Jason Nuss @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

Update: Since this post was written, we learned the Penguin updates expected at the end of the year have been delayed until 2016, according to a Google spokesperson. It appears they’re waiting until after the holidays for the next big roll-out. Speculators suggest that a big change during the holidays could be devastating to businesses [...]

What’s Your Story? Paper Napkin’s Commercial

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

At Paper Napkin Marketing we’re known for telling stories of dental practices, the support team, patients and members of the community. We love all the people we’ve met along the way and the stories we’ve had the privilege of hearing. We are proud to be...

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Welcome to our New Website

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

If we’ve seemed a little quiet lately that’s because we’ve been busy on a whole lot of fronts. We’ve got some fantastic new clients, some great work we’ve been busy with, and we’ve been building a new website.   Take a look around… we’ve made our blog and all of its content more of a [...]

The Hammond B3 Organ Sound is Hard to Describe

by admin @ Outlier Portland Marketing Services

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A Change for the Better: Help Oil Can Henry’s Support Military Families

by admin @ Turtledove Clemens Advertising and Marketing Blog

Oil Can Henry’s, the trusted provider of quick and convenient oil changes and other preventive vehicle maintenance, is donating $1.00 for each vehicle the company services in […]

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The Real Ad MVPs

by Thomas Wells @ Bonfire Marketing

Here’s our latest roundup of digital marketing tips. Digital advertising: Snap launches ad manager, touts auction buying Snap is entering the ad marketplace in a big way with its self-service Ad Manager, a new platform featuring auction ad buying with no minimum ad spend. Snap’s also rolling out a Certified Partners program to get [...]

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Going Viral: When Trends Overpower SEO

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

There are many influences that go into play when developing and executing your SEO strategy. Many of these things might include producing high quality content, checking headings, creating backlinks, blogging, etc… But who or what ultimately has control over how all of this is influenced in search engine results pages (SERPs)? Google? It might seem […]

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How to Make Online Retail Profit Even Against the Big Boys

by Kalon Wiggins @ Epic Design Labs

From Doba: By Jake Sabey, Education Specialist – Doba “If you’re competing on price alone, you may as well just fling open the front doors of your store and let people loot the place. As many failing businesses have previously shown, competing solely on price is for suckers. It hurts the retail industry overall and […]

The post How to Make Online Retail Profit Even Against the Big Boys appeared first on Epic Design Labs and was written by Kalon Wiggins.

Inquiry-Driven Reporting: A Primer

by Sam Hassler @ CMD Agency

Inquiry-Driven Reporting: A Primer Who is your personal hero? Can a grizzly bear outrun a horse? What is the airspeed velocity of...

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Webfor Founder Interviewed on KGW

by Webfor @ Webfor

Being active in the community is important to Webfor’s founder, Kevin Getch. He recently spoke on the Portland Today Show about his involvement with two non-profit organizations, SEMpdx and Reading Results. Kevin is President of SEMpdx, one of the first non-profits in the U.S. established to support the digital marketing community. Each year SEMpdx chooses […]

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Insights from Digital Banking 2017: Maintaining Relevance by Adding Value

by AmberRoberts @ Lane

As the financial services industry evolves, traditional branch-based banks and newer direct banks powered by fintech firms will be pressured to keep their digital tools fresh and relevant to consumers. In addition to providing simple, quick and secure access to finances, banks are exploring how to add value to digital interactions and carve out their... More

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Three consecutive years on the Inc. 5000!

by Spencer Allison @ Opus Agency

Opus remains one of  the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the third straight year. This list, an annual compendium put together by...

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It’s a Dog’s (Work) Life: The Benefits of a Dog-Friendly Office

by Scott Wilder @ Fish Marketing

Working at Fish has many benefits, but perhaps my favorite perk is Fish’s dog-friendly office policy. As the owner of a 4-year old Golden Retriever, Ellie, and an avid dog-lover in general, I have found that working in a dog-friendly office has been one of the greatest experiences thus far in my young career. In... Read more »

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Make That… 8 Unpleasant Truths About Social Media

by Chuck Swanson @ Portland Digital Marketing Agency | Digital C4

I recently got (and read) my Fast Company magazine’s September issue. You know… the one that had “Social Media is Sexy” on the cover. Not sure whether or not social media is sexy or not; surely more sexy than direct mail or email, but perhaps slightly less sexy than television advertising? That could be a [...]

Is Marketing Culture Feeding Our Addiction Epidemic?

by eROI @ eROI

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Hello world!

by admin @ East Bank Communications

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Flyin’ High With Paper Napkin Marketing

by Jonathan @ Paper Napkin Marketing | Dental Marketing Agency Portland Oregon

At Paper Napkin Marketing we are committed to providing our dental practices with the best content and latest technology. We recently welcomed a top-of-the-line drone to our family of equipment and we are creating cool and groundbreaking content for our dental marketing clients. In fact,...

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Hello world!

by scotttrimble @ Harper Beck

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!

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What Actually Happens in a $1500/Month SEO Campaign

by Midas Blog @ Midas Marketing

Do you want to take your business to the next level and see it grow considerably and consistently? A high quality, strategic SEO campaign can do just that and more. Did you know that 75% of users never scroll past the first page of search results and 93% of online experiences begin with a search engine? What’s more, a study by Outbrain […]

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Fish Haps

by Lindsey Salzer @ Fish Marketing

Take a visual journey with us as we embrace all the recent changes at Fish. From an office remodel to fresh creative faces, there's a lot to cover and a lot to be excited about.

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Amy’s Book Reviews—On Writing, Racism & Working Freedom

by Amy Rosenberg @ Veracity Marketing

Reviews of “Small Great Things” by Jodi Picoult, Tim Ferriss’ “The 4-Hour Workweek” and Stephen King’s “On Writing."

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How to Create an Engaging Content Marketing Strategy

by omnidev @ OMNI Online

Using Non-Written Elements to Enhance Your Content Text plays a large role in any effective content marketing strategy; however, text on its own is often boring. In the age of scrolling, people don’t want to stop and read everything. That’s why it’s important to engage your audience by including visual or auditory aspects in your […]

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