Every business wants their website to show up at the top of the search engine results for the key search terms for their business. Unfortunately, there is only room for a select few websites to show up at the top of the Google search results. So how do you get your business a share of […]
Gary Shouldis is the founder of 3Bug Media, a web marketing company that helps businesses create 360 Marketing Strategies to dominate their market.
His blog is read by over 20 thousand small business owners a month and has been featured in the N.Y. Times Small Business, Business Insider and Yahoo Small Business.
Entries by Gary
Another year has passed and us business owners are getting ready to tackle the 2018 with focus, strategy, and enthusiasm. Hopefully at least. I've been fortunate enough to work with many great businesses last year and met many others and am always picking up new ideas and inspiration from just about everyone I meet. While I […]
Have you abandoned the traditional business card in favor of an all-digital, paper-free marketing strategy? If you have then you are missing out on some great marketing opportunities. Most younger business professionals don't see the value of a business card, while older business professionals tend to still use them the same exact way they did 20 years […]
Are you looking to hire someone to take over your Local SEO but not sure how much it will cost? If you've done some online research you have probably found that most Local SEO and online marketing companies don't post their prices. Or if they do, it's all over the map. You may have seen […]
Google has launched a new feature for local businesses, and it's awesome. And free! The Small Thanks with Google campaign, using the hashtag, #SmallThanks, let's local businesses create stylized, high-resolution pdf print posters and images of their online Google reviews. As of now, it looks like it may only be available to business in the […]
Are you happy with the results of your online marketing efforts? If you're like most small business owners, the answer is no. Learn how to create a online marketing funnel for your business and start seeing real results and conversions from your online marketing activities. The problem is that most small business owners focus on […]
Owning your own business can be lonely. We all dream of the day of leaving someone else's employment for the freedom of becoming our own boss with no one else to answer to. But with that freedom, comes a feeling of isolation. When you work for someone else, you have your peers and your managers […]
Most small business owners are on a tight budget, they don't have the money to hire designers, marketers, videographers, etc, so most look to learn how to do things themselves. And while using DIY software is great, paying for each one every month can add up pretty quickly. There are so many tools available online […]
Every local business wants to be at the top of the Google or Bing search engine results when someone searches for a product or service like theirs. Just think how much business you would have if every time someone searched for, “family dentist in Charlotte”, your family dental practice showed up at the top of […]
Google has been testing the ability to post directly to your Google My Business listing for awhile now. But as of June 2017, they have opened up the feature to all businesses. Posting on Google lets you post directly to your Google My Business listing and provides a continued stream of fresh content for people searching […]