4 Things You Can Do TODAY to Rank Better in Google

4 Things You Can Do TODAY to Rank Better in Google

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You may be intimidated by the thought of a large, complex SEO strategy, but what are some ways you can rank better in Google today? When it comes to search engine optimization, it can be easy to get overwhelmed at the idea of creating and implementing a large and complex content strategy. But what you … Continued

Does your Web Designer Follow Current Best Practices?

Does your Web Designer Follow Current Best Practices?

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So you’ve hired a web design service, and you’re crossing your fingers and hoping for the best. But is your web designer giving you the bang that your buck deserves? In the design world, the devil is in the details, and you want to make sure that your website is keeping up with the big … Continued

Should You Do Social Media Marketing on YouTube?

Should You Do Social Media Marketing on YouTube?

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Viral Marketing. Take Gangnam Style, David at the Dentist, and even that crazy dramatic squirrel. They all give the same message: YouTube is the perfect breeding ground for viral marketing. Video works well as a marketing medium because they’re short, to-the-point, and more likely to capture your audience’s interest than text or graphics. But before … Continued

Four Ways to Reignite Your Las Vegas SEO Marketing Efforts

Four Ways to Reignite Your Las Vegas SEO Marketing Efforts

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You don’t have to tell us; we know that marketing your Las Vegas business can be tough. That’s because there’s a whole lot of good competition out there, and about a zillion and a half directions to take your marketing. With all of that, how do you make YOUR business stand out in Las Vegas? … Continued

Search Engine Marketing for Your Business

Search Engine Marketing for Your Business

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So you’re a professional or business owner who knows the ins and outs of your industry. You’re good at what you do, and it shows in your products or services. But how do your customers and potential customers know that? How do they find you? Search Engine Marketing. The key to building your business’ online … Continued

5 SEO Myths You Need to Forget

5 SEO Myths You Need to Forget

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Are you still struggling in the world of search engine optimization? Well, unless you happen to be programmed to inherently understand Google’s ever-changing algorithm, you’re not alone. We see no end to good-intentioned businesses that just aren’t quite able to get the “hang” of the whole SEO thing. So if you’re not quite sure how … Continued

Elite 8 of Social Media

Elite 8 of Social Media

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With March Madness in full swing around here, we’ve decided to get in on the action by naming our own Elite Eight – of social media, that is. What makes a business socially great? How about frequent updates, relevant content, engaging posts, and creating customer involvement? We’ve nominated a few of our favorite “performers” here: … Continued

6 Biggest Social Media Mistakes Businesses Make

6 Biggest Social Media Mistakes Businesses Make

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You may be gung-ho to take advantage of the many marketing opportunities presented by social media. That said, many businesses end up putting the cart before the proverbial horse when implementing a social strategy. We get it; you’re excited. But social media marketing without strategy and understanding can be a waste of time and resources. … Continued

Spring Cleaning — For Your Website!

Spring Cleaning — For Your Website!

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With springtime looming around the corner, you may be busy making summer vacation plans, organizing your pantry, or finally getting around to de-junking your garage. So what better time than the onset of a new season to do some serious spring cleaning – virtual style. If it’s been a while since you’ve thought about your … Continued

Facebook: Not Just For the Kiddies

Facebook: Not Just For the Kiddies

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Are you shirking your business’s Facebook duties based on the excuse that the social media demographic is just too young? Well, that might have been the case a few years ago, but not so in our socially-accepted social world.

Four Tactics to Add to Your Content-Marketing Strategy

Four Tactics to Add to Your Content-Marketing Strategy

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By now you’ve likely overheard the buzz that is “content marketing.” Sure, you know that frequent, relevant, and quality content can help attract customers to your website or blog, but do you really understand what content marketing is and how to employ your strategy effectively? If you’re just starting out, it’s good to think outside … Continued

Running a Logo Contest on Fiverr.com

Running a Logo Contest on Fiverr.com

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We recently started a new project and as with most new web projects, we needed a new logo. We’ve used sites like 99designs.com and hatchwise.com in the past but had limited success and the price can be a bit high. So this time we decided to come up with something a little different. If you … Continued

Improving Your Facebook Posts Tip #3: Practice Diversity

Improving Your Facebook Posts Tip #3: Practice Diversity

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We’re not trying to get all politically correct here, but diversity is key when it comes to social media marketing. And we’re not talking about ethnicities, religions, or creeds. We’re talking about your content. Are you posting everyday about a specific product or feature? Are you asking every Friday about weekend plans? Well, we have … Continued

Improving Your Facebook Posts Tip #2: Timing

Improving Your Facebook Posts Tip #2: Timing

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Just like dancing, Facebook posting is all about the timing – and some glitter never hurt, either. So if your business posts aren’t resulting in the engagement you had in mind, maybe it’s time to think about your timing. Your content might be spot-on, but, as any comedian will tell you, those words will fall … Continued

Improving Your Facebook Posts One Tip at a Time

Improving Your Facebook Posts One Tip at a Time

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Ever heard the phrase, “I never forget a face?” Well, these days, it would be more correct to say, “I never forget Facebook.” Improving your Facebook posts can mean real money to your bottom line. That’s right, a new study is out and it asserts that people remember Facebook posts and photos with greater clarity … Continued

Top 10 Ways to Increase Your SEO Ranking

Top 10 Ways to Increase Your SEO Ranking

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Recently we were asked to give a presentation at a convention here in town put on by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. We wanted to provide a way for the listeners at the convention as well as any of our followers to be able to see and hear the information again if they wanted. … Continued

Webmaster Tools Fubdubbery

Webmaster Tools Fubdubbery

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Like any good digital marketing firm, NeONBRAND uses Google’s Webmaster tools for tracking our client’s progress in search engines. Although a powerful tool it is, there are some limitations that have to be filled from other sources. A nice feature of Webmaster Tools is their API. I say nice but unfortunately, it is very limited … Continued

Online Marketing Strategies: What NOT to Do

Online Marketing Strategies: What NOT to Do

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Maybe those Mayans are onto something. And if you’re of the mindset that the world as we know it is ending next week, then by all means, DO everything we’ve listed below to watch your marketing strategies flush down the proverbial tube. However, if you’d like to make it your most successful year yet, steer … Continued

Three Ways to Sabotage Your Website

Three Ways to Sabotage Your Website

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These days, your company website is your most valuable marketing tool. Not only is it your own brand evangelist, but it’s the hub of all information relating to your business, your products, and your services. It’s where potential customers “land” when they need more information on either your company or the industry. And – more … Continued

No Time for Marketing?

No Time for Marketing?

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When you’re running a business – especially your own, you probably find that all too often there aren’t enough hours in the day. With payroll, taxes, staffing, operations, products, vendors and countless other factors to worry about, it’s amazing if you can even find the time to actually market your business. Unfortunately, marketing is a … Continued

Three Ways to Get Search Engines to “Read” Your Website

Three Ways to Get Search Engines to “Read” Your Website

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You’ve heard all the hype about search engine optimization. You know that to register high on search engines, you need to be strategic. And while really delving into the SEO world might require an outside firm or consultant who specializes in search engine readability (hint hint), there are a few things you can do yourself … Continued

Five Things You DON’T Want on Your Website

Five Things You DON’T Want on Your Website

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Trying to gain some traction on your website? Well, it might help to de-junk. If you’re looking for quick ways to give your site a lift, start off with some good old purging, and make sure your site isn’t committing one of our five cardinal signs below. Five Things you Don’t Want on Your Website … Continued

Murphy’s Law Ain’t Got Nothing On Me

Murphy’s Law Ain’t Got Nothing On Me

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Murphy’s Law. One of the first things I was taught in film school was Murphy’s law (Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong). When making a movie you have so many people, props, locations and equipment involved something is bound to go wrong. The actor doesn’t have a big enough trailer, the coffee didn’t … Continued