Increase search engine traffic!

Did you know that you can drastically increase calls, website clicks and local search exposure through Google just by optimizing your Google My Business Listing? If you haven't claimed and verified your Google My Business listing yet, you should. When it comes to successful inbound marketing and SEO strategies, it is critical to have your Business Listing set up correctly, optimized, and updated monthly. Optimizing your account helps Google know more about you so they can match [...]

By |2020-03-05T09:11:26-05:00January 24th, 2020|Categories: Google, Google Alerts, Google Analytics|0 Comments

Google+, Google My Business and Google Reviews: what you need to know

I've had a lot of clients contact me confused over the email they got from Google notifying them that Google+ will be shut down on April 2, 2019. The somewhat scary announcement warns that all profiles and pages will be deleted along with any photos or videos stored in the Google+ album. The site is being shut down because very few people actually were using it. You do not need to do anything but sit back and [...]

By |2020-03-05T09:22:52-05:00February 3rd, 2019|Categories: Advertising & Design, Google|0 Comments

Charene Creative Presents New Website for Alger Veterinary Clinic

Charene Creative launched a new website for Alger Veterinary Clinic, a leading on-farm veterinarian that provides services for dairy and beef cattle, horses, goats, sheep, and swine. The new website at automatically adapts to personal computers, tablets or smartphones. Given Google's preference for mobile-friendly websites, responsive site design is a must in today's competitive online market. Whether you're viewing a responsive website on a desktop computer, tablet, or smartphone, you'll notice that they adjust perfectly to [...]

SEO Deprivation: Why NAPs are so important

So it's true I'm sleep deprived and unable to get more than a few hours of rest a night which means I'm often researching projects online at odd hours. For every query, Google wants to try and deliver the most relevant result. If I search the word "coffee", Google finds coffee shops nearest my location. This is called local search, it's more important than ever in a global, virtual world and within your power to control! For [...]

SEO and Mobile Search Optimization

According to Google, more than 50% of all mobile searches are for local products or services. Today, smartphones have become personal computers that accompany us everywhere, every moment of our day, including bedtime. Since April 21st, Google began penalizing websites that don't provide a good mobile experience to those users. That means mobile search optimization and responsive web design are more important than ever and reach across most demographic audiences. SEO has changed drastically over the years [...]