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How long does it take to design a Website?

The answer to this has to do with platform, experience, and preparation. Often times I tell my clients, if they are ready, I can have their website complete within a week. However, it seems most my clients are not really ready to have their website made. I thought I would make this blog post to share the things a business owner needs to have their website up and running. Photos The more photos, the better. Why? We are going to take your photos, geo-tag them, and add them to your Google+ page. This will help optimize your Google My

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Summer Social Marketing in Bend, OR

Summer Social Marketing in Bend, OR

Depending on your business, you may be experiencing a drop in the summer months. Particularly in Bend, Oregon, serviced based businesses may see more inconsistency because people are camping and vacationing. This is exactly the reason your social marketing strategy needs to be well thought out, so that even during the slower seasons, you still have new customers finding your business. Keep it Social Even when people are out of the Bend area, they are still checking Facebook. Give them something to look at while they are sipping Mai Tai’s on the beach! My two favorite platforms are YouTube

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On Page SEO – The game has changed

On-Page SEO Tips There are a few things that I have been noticing that are consistent across my properties: the importance of On-Page SEO. It seems most people are late to the game, and still think Off-Page SEO through link building is the fast track to high rankings in the SERPs. Unfortunately (for all of us), you can’t just throw up a bunch of low quality PBN links and expect it to affect your ranking. In fact, on some of my properties, I have expensive tiered PBN campaigns that have had very little effect. I want to be careful

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On Page SEO Tutorial

A couple months ago, a friend asked me to do an SEO audit on his website. I recorded my steps as I gave him recommendations on how to better optimize his website. I think this video can be very helpful as a reference for those wanting to improve their local business rankings in Google search. Check it out, and be sure to click here to download the SEO checklist that will go along with the video. Be sure to give me a call if you would like me to do an SEO audit on your WordPress website, or take

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DIY Web Design

Of course, at 9 Design, we design websites. But we understand that these days there a lot of tools out there for average business owners to create their own website. So we have created a free video that will walk you step-by-step through the process of designing your own website using #Wordpress. Check it out below: Hopefully that video is helpful. We have also found a couple other articles that will be helpful as you design your own website. Here is an article that will show some of the pitfalls you may encounter when trying to do your own

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