How to take advantage of search engines for your business.<br />
Who we are and why you should care.<br />We help brick & mortar businesses to get online and be mobile enabled.<br />We make it easy for potetial customers to find your local business.<br />
Today’s business owners are faced with an enormous problem<br />1. Search results are dominated by large corporations. <br />2. Lack of knowledge to develop a web campaign.<br />3. Belief they can’t compete on an economical basis.<br />4. Inability to make transition from traditional advertising medium.<br />
Before the internet<br />Connecting with customers meant advertising with: <br /><ul><li>Phone Directories
E-Mail - Spam</li></li></ul><li>The stats are astonishing<br /><ul><li>1 Trillion - Number of web pages in the world. *1
50 - Percentage of small business without a website.
78 - Percentage of households with two or more computers. *2
82 - Percentage of local searches that result in offline action. *3
0 - Without a web presence, you have 0% chance in connecting with local consumers performing online searches.</li></ul>*1 Google July 25,2008<br />*2 2007 Market Report by Jupiter<br />*3 Study by Comscore Networks (Click Z August 2nd, 2007)<br />
Having a website isn’t enough<br /><ul><li>How do people find it?
You don’t need a website! (Although having one helps)</li></li></ul><li>Why Mobile?<br /><ul><li>There are 5 billion plus mobile phone users vs. only 1.8 billion Internet users (almost 3x in market size).
Our Simple Process<br />1. Review cards given to clients<br /><ul><li>Print Review cards to give to your clients so that they can submit honest reviews on your product, service or performance. These cards are posted to us for publication. </li></ul>2. Review cards published on the web<br /><ul><li>Review cards are scanned and also entered electronically on the web. These reviews are distributed through a variety or review sites (such as Google Places) so that consumers can find you when they are looking for a service provider.</li></ul>3. Review cards maximise your visibility<br /><ul><li>Reviews published on online websites maximise your company's visibility, credibility and search results. The more reviews you have, the better your results.</li></li></ul><li>A Comment on the Economy<br /> When times are bad for the economy, it can be a great time to start a business. In fact, more than half of the top companies in the world were started in a recession. These include Procter & Gamble, Disney, McDonald's, General Electric and Johnson & Johnson.<br />These economic times are an opportunity. Companies that make it will end up with a larger market share than when they started.<br />How do you take advantage of the opportunity? By being known - how do you get known? Marketing and promotion.<br />Without promotion something terrible happens...nothing.<br /> - PT Barnum<br />