15 Tips for Local Business’ With Small Budgets

My Latest Project There is a terrible gap in web services for companies with a budget smaller than $500 a month. That doesn’t mean all companies charging so much, or even more, are good. But from experience, I’ve seen that if the company does good work, they will be charging upwards of $500 a month. […]

Learn Advertising From The Old Yellow Pages

While listening to a Podcast between Dave Ramsey and Seth Godin, Godin tells this story about Yellow Pages. 100 years ago the Yellow Pages came out as a partnership between AT&T and R.R. Donnelly. To get regular businesses that don’t normally think about marketing to buy ads they gave them a yellow phone, whose number […]

Bathroom Customer Service

When Avinash Kaushik shared this awesome photo and story I had to stop and take notice. When traveling through the Singapore Airport these kiosks were placed outside of the restrooms. One of my favorite quotes about reviews comes from Ed Reese owner of SixthManMarketing, “We don’t live in a 5 star world. And there are […]

Best Local Web Marketing Resources

Here is my playbook of best local search marketing experts & resources of 2013. Make 2014 a killer year by using these the best. Local University Blog & Events & now for only $130 a month you can have access to their advanced local event video recordings online & forum. Moz’s yearly local search ranking […]

Calling out DataSphere

Today I just got asked about DataSphere a company who partners with news and coupon sites to help get your message out. I watched one of their instructional videos. See if you can spot the issue. A lot has changed since 2009. And signing a 1 year contract ($400/m) with any unproven marketing effort is […]