The truth and nothing but the truth – so help me God. Blogging. We are either doing it, have done it or have not tried it yet. For many of us, writing blog content is about sharing yourself and your knowledge in hopes of attracting like-minded people. Of course, there is also an additional goal … Continue reading “5 Tips to drive high-quality traffic to your blog”
10 /10 times this is the question I’m asked when approached regarding websites. Often, clients are looking for a single answer, but of course, answers can vary. In this post, we will identify the factors to consider which directly affect website cost. Let’s put this into perspective. If you wanted to build a house, would … Continue reading “How much does a website cost?”
Yes, this is a loaded question. It can also be interpreted in several different ways. There is, however, better ways to interpret trust than others. Based on the relationships with my clients and experience running SmartCat Marketing, here is my interpretation. Trust should mean working with someone who has your best interest at heart. When … Continue reading “What Does Trust Mean in Your Business? (Part 2)”
What is the nature of trust? By definition, to trust is when you rely on the actions of another person. You carry a belief that they will behave honestly and sincerely. It’s easy for us to put trust into family or friends, because we have existing and strong ties with them. But when it comes … Continue reading “How Does Trust Affect You?”
It’s safe to say that not much happens unless we have a customer. They make up the foundation of what we create, how we present it, how we market, and how we interact with the world. Heck, our customer even dictates if what we’re offering even fits into the world we’re interacting with. As businesses, … Continue reading “The Importance of Identifying Who Your Customer Is”
There are red flags to look for when questioning your current visible brand. If you are constantly making excuses for why your website is visually outdated and if your social doesn’t match the messaging and visuals of other media, you most likely need a refresh.
Who are the experts? If you are in the people business you have probably encountered people who love to tell you they are the best at what they do. Maybe they are. How often does this happen? Was it during a sales call to you? Maybe it was at a networking function. On social media. … Continue reading “Are you really amazing? A question about self promotion.”