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We were recently asked by a health care provider to research ideas for generating increased exposure online for their services.  In this case the client deals with the treatment of addictions.

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From Google: "Starting April 21st, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact on our search results. Consequently, users will find it easier to get relevant, high quality search results that are optimized for their devices." 

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Facebook And The Malling Of America

Mar 02, 2015 by Jeff Davis


With the ongoing changes to Facebook, (Facebook Throttles Back Organic Reach...) I had a flashback to "The Malling of America".  In 1985 Charles Kuralt was quoted as saying "Twenty-five years ago, they weren’t here. Today they’re everywhere. What used to be farms or woods or country crossroads have become malls."

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"The very best marketing comes from observing consumer behavior and inserting your message into their behavior."

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Average Open Rates For Email

Feb 19, 2015 by Jeff Davis


Email marketing will remain a significant portion of our digital marketing plans for the foreseeable future.  The reason – it works and is readily accepted by many consumers. 

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If you follow the link to the Marketing Charts article, at the bottom is the following:

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Goodbye Menu Navigation

Feb 10, 2015 by Jeff Davis


"Ok, grab a clean sheet of paper and let's write down everything we want in our new demo website."

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Recently, I was asked to participate in an online interview conducted by Deepak Kanakaraju and published on DigitalDeepak.com.  Here is part of that interview...  

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Turning Mirrors Into Windows

Jan 30, 2015 by Jeff Davis


comScore reported in June that 60 percent of all online traffic now comes from mobile devices.

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