Pop-ups will ding SEO rankings in 2017

Good news for surfers, bad news for marketers: Starting in January, pop-up ads can demote a page’s Google search ranking. Called intrusive interstitials in Google lingo, ads or banners that pop up in front of page content are difficult to get around unless you enter your email address or take some other desired action. Most…

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New business launch: The Pilates of marketing workouts

When it comes to exercising marketing muscle, creating a suite of sales and marketing materials for a new business launch will test an agency’s fitness level. We recently had a great workout courtesy of ClaimMedic, a new personal medical claims consulting business. Knowing that BroadBased specializes in lead generation and digital marketing, ClaimMedic approached us…

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Video makes your website sticky and improves your SEO

No, not Dum-Dum sucker-in-your-sister’s-hair sticky. Website “stickiness” is a good thing. It refers to the amount of time that a visitor spends on your website. According to business2community.com, websites that include videos have on average an extra two-minute dwell time compared to websites without video.     2016 is being called “The Year of Video.”…

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Total Business Systems totally dominates the first page

Total Business Systems is celebrating its 25th year in business as one of Jacksonville’s leading technology companies. Despite this impressive milestone, the company’s ranking on Google for important keyword phrases was lacking. We partnered with the Total Business Systems team to execute an aggressive SEO campaign that’s helped the company achieve more than 30 first-page…

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Your website could be our new favorite!

We’ve designed dozens of websites over the years and, while we definitely have our favorites, it’s usually the most recent launch that captures our heart. And with good reason. The latest website launch is always the one incorporating the latest technology and most current design sensibility. Our latest launch of CSITechInc.com is no exception. Here’s…

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Generation Next: BroadBased 2.0

BroadBased has launched a new website that reflects our sharpened focus on helping growth-minded organizations bridge the digital divide and capture the potential of new marketing technologies and platforms. With engaging design, informative content and clear navigation, the new site gets right to the good stuff — helping you increase sales and build your brand.

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Incoming!!

Inbound marketing campaigns are 3x more likely to produce higher ROI than outbound. Inbound marketing is how you promote your company via content marketing to attract prospects into your sales funnel. You do this by positioning content on blogs, podcasts, video, e-newsletters, whitepapers, SEO, social media and more. Need an example? You’re looking at one.…

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Google to Companies: No Mobile Site, No Top Rankings

Smartphones and tablets are quickly becoming the new standard for Web browsing. We’ve gone from hoping that a website will display well on our mobile devices to expecting it. And, now, so does Google. The search engine giant has updated its algorithm to detect whether websites are mobile-friendly and penalize those that aren’t. Sites that…

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