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Your Website’s Top New Year’s Resolutions

on January 20, 2011

In 2011, there is no doubt your business will be affected more by the advancements of Google, Facebook and Mobile Marketing. You can choose to ignore them or get on board and experience what gaining new customers is like in the new decade. Here are some of the top trends, the latest and greatest web developments, we see working for our clients and should work for you.

10: Add a 'like' button to your homepage

10. Add a “like” button to your homepage

No, not a fan badge where the user links to your facebook page, but a one-click and they “like” you (they really like you) button. Add to interior pages + your entire site and watch your fan count increase rapidly.

9. Make sure your Google Places account is current and accurate.

9. Make sure your Google Places account is current & accurate.

Some clients actually get more traffic to the Google Map than their website. With Google now integrating Places in the first search page, it is even more important to get listed.

8. 'Check In' to your business through Facebook and then claim your business.

8. “Check In” to your business through Facebook and then claim your business.

Can you imagine where this is going? An essential move for all retail establishments or restaurants.

7. Drop Constant Contact and Icontact - they're so 2009

7. Drop Constant Contact and Icontact – they’re so 2009

Try a company like Mail Chimp that integrates with Facebook & Twitter and pulls matching demographic data so when hatermom@aol.com sends your email blast to 14 of her friends, you know exactly where and who they were sent to.

6. Run Google and Facebook Ads

6. Run Google & Facebook Ads

Target a person, place or thing – or even target your competitors’ fans – within a mile radius and dominate. You can even target your Friends’ friends all for less than a few dollars a day.

5. Set up a Google Alert on your business

5. Set up a Google Alert on your business

Wouldn’t it be nice to know when your name or your competitors’ name is used in vain on the Internet? Monitor your business and your keywords with a simple and easy Google Alert.

4. Run a text campaign

4. Run a text campaign

Disney is spending half of their worldwide ad budget on mobile marketing this year. Chances are, the rest of your family spends more time on a smart phone than you do. Where their eyes are the ads will be also – so why aren’t you there? Text “Help” to 8675309.

3. There's a reason why we discontinued giving free seminars.

3. There’s a reason why we discontinued giving free seminars.

If you’re a client, no worries… we probably have you covered already on the last three New Year’s Resolutions for your website. If you’re not a client of GO, then why have you read this far? Maybe your top New Year’s resolution should be to call us and GO Viral!

2. You're cheating! Read number 3 first.

2. You’re cheating! Read number 3 first.

You can’t possibly get to the Number One New Year’s Resolution for your site without reading number 3.

1. Call GO Digital Marketing and schedule a free web audit of your website

1. Call GO Digital Marketing and schedule a free web audit of your website. You may find you don’t need a website at all.

 

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