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CAUTION! Don’t fall for those SEO solicitations in your inbox!

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team March 18, 2013

 

SEO Spammers vs The “White Hat” Brigade

You know that your business depends on its website to connect with customers and create sales opportunities so it may get your attention when you see an unsolicited email making such claims as:

“We've noticed that your site isn't ranking as well as it could in major search engines, but we can get you first page rankings….”

It might surprise you to learn that even Google receives these emails!  They say: 

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Google News for Government Contractors

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team December 27, 2012

Google recently retired UncleSam and other vertical specialty search engines that were popular among government contractors, but that doesn’t mean vendors should take it easy when it comes to search marketing.  While GSA schedules, preferred contractors, and other forms of inside networking may have been the key to making connections in the past, Google is now a likely resource for federal, state, and local government agencies to leverage when they need to contract with a vendor for services and support.  

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Google Panda: 5 Things You Should Know

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team October 05, 2011

You may have recently heard about Google's new frightening algorithm: Google Panda. This new technique aims to promote the highest-quality sites while also ensuring that sites with low-quality content not only remain unnoticed, but are also punished. And they are punished in such a way that recovery is nearly impossible. That's right, you may never get your ranking and traffic back!

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Understanding Local Search Results…Well, Kinda, Sorta

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team September 28, 2011

You know, it’s just plain confusing. …Let’s be real. I mean first we have the new insta search, then PPC (pay-per-click) ads for the first three spots…then more ads on the right side…then the organic listings of the term you were TRYING to search for…but WAIT>>>> what about the new Maps listings?

(Thank you, Google, for moving the Maps icon to the right and not pushing my results even FARTHER down the page!)

Raise your hand if any of that rant made sense!

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Mr. Google has Retired His Tags!

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team May 04, 2011

And Mr. ImageWorks creates a new program to leverage this for your business!


We are talking tagging that allows local businesses (and non-local with multiple locations) to promote their business and rank higher in local search results marked by the famous “red balloon.” No, this is not a reference to Nena’s “99 Red Balloons” from the ‘80s, although we do like the song for “’80s night.”

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Why use Video?

Posted by ImageWorks Creative Team April 26, 2011

Why should your company use video to communicate and educate your customers?

Here are a few quick facts that may surprise you:

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