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Monday Morning Video From LilHub

LilHub is creating a community of young driven entrepreneurs, artists, students, and professionals who feel the need to continuously educate themselves and discover the world around them. We all have dreams. There’s no reason why we can’t work together to bring them to fruition.

Monkey Kit – Pimp Your Business

  Be the boss with this set-up. We are currently using a single Monkey Kit. I am testing it out and I see that one day we will be using it a bit more. Can you pair a blue tooth keyboard to the iPad? We…

Tumblr Worth It?

LinkedIn is more social than ever and becoming a great resource for business’s to find better / new ways to grow their business and be relevant. Our clients ask about Tumblr all the time. Now our customers can also learn more about Tumblr from LinkedIn.…

Image Search Google – Optimize Your Image File Name

Image search was shaken up when Google made big changes to the image search algorithm in addition to announcing that Google Shopping was moving entirely to the paid model with PLAs. Image search traffic also dropped significantly in January 2013 when Google made changes so…

Multi-Channel Funnels in Google Analytics

Below is information you can use as your guide when optimizing your website. Once you have an optimized website, then you will need to monitor your new traffic. The video above will help you with traffic monitoring. Whether you’re a designer, blogger, business owner, or…

Effortless Sharing

Who has time to mess with files and attachments any more? Effortless sharing has become the norm. Better together: New apps and features for collaborating across devices Posted on November 19, 2013 by Daniel Foster The world of work and learning has changed. You move…

Informative Website Content

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92% Say Pinterest Makes Holidays Less Stressful

Can Pinterest really make holiday less stressful? I love the power of social. Our team is preparing to cook our special holiday crockpot dish and a visit to Pinterest crockpot cooking board has made it so much more fun.  Of course once we landed on…

Link Building Strategy Tips

Yes the number of inbound links is sort of a popularity contest. It let’s search engines know who you may be hanging out with and or who may give you a vote of confidence. In the past many SEO professionals would use tactics that would…

Use A Webform

We always consider usability. How easy is it for a visitor to find the information they are looking for? They came to your site based on a search query. Now they have learned a little and now they want more information. Maybe they want to…

It’s Always About Inbound Marketing

“The more targeted and relevant you can make your content, the bigger impact it will have in driving behavior with your readers” Taken from here There are so many ways to drive traffic to your website and in our opinion the best way is to create content…

All The Marketing Statistics You Need

The following is taken from HubSpot. Do you know HubSpot? SEO 61% of global Internet users research products online. (Interconnected World: Shopping and Personal Finance, 2012) 44% of online shoppers begin by using a search engine. (Interconnected World: Shopping and Personal Finance, 2012) Worldwide, we…

Be Smart With Your Content Creation

What is your blogging strategy? Who are you trying to reach? What do you want them to learn? Is your blog going to be sales-pitchy? Will your content be smart, engaging and sharable? Who knows? At Adept we try to have fun with our content…

What Is The Benefit Of Internet Marketing?

First, what are your strategic goals for your website? Who are you trying to reach? Where are you trying to reach them? What do you want them to do once they learn about your company?  If we want to speak more formally: Who is your…

Search Enginew News – Google Friendly

What will google look like in the near future? Who really knows? What we do know today is that Google has a lot of resources. The resources include treasure, talent and vision. What would you do with unlimited talent and resources? We assume Google will…

Online Marketing Tips 2013 – SEO & Content Marketing In 2013

As we continue to monitor the changes in the SEO and Content Marketing landscape, we will always find the best way to share our knowledge with out followers. In 2013 and beyond our clients will always have services that have a lasting effect on their…

Manhattan Beach Website Development Projects Listed

  Website Development Has Kept Us Busy Manhattan Beach Website Development Projects Listed News Update You can now take a look at all of the projects that we have been a part of in the last year. Most of our experience of late has been…

Website Development Planning – Keys To Success

There has to be a plan and it can not exist on a napkin. The plan must be laid out in a creative brief accompanied with e  site map and a wire frame and an assest checklist along with a risk assessment analysis. You can launch a…

Marketing Lessons

Where do you market? Marketing Lessons It depends on your business model or type of business. For example, if you own a health food store and your clientele are the athletic, healthy-lifestyle demographic , then you could possibly teamup with another local business to create an athletic…

Understand Marketing

In The Social Sharing Age We all want to understand marketing, but what do you need to know about marketing? Maybe you want to better understand effective marketing? Effective marketing is a three post topic, at a minimum. First you must have a grasp of…

Manhattan Beach Marketing Company

Inbound Marketing Is Marketing Any Manhattan Beach Marketing Company will share all of the intricacies of Marketing. The initial step is to make sure you have created a marketing plan. With a marketing plan you can now target the demographic that is best suited for…

Marketing Strategies

Weekly Review of Marketing Strategies Using Social Media as one of your marketing strategies What makes certain companies better at social media than others? Do they have any secrets into Facebook Fan acquisition or do they have a master social ninja guarding their e-reputation? Ultimately what’s…

Launch An Online Business.

Launch A Shopping Cart: Before you launch an online business make sure your marketing plan in order? Yes, The Marketing Plan Is In Order. We can launch an online business Let’s say you do have your site structure optimized, your search marketing, internet marketing, inbound…

Director Of eCommerce and Marketing

Hiring an eCommerce Manager. Does it help with Marketing? A conversation with J. Bell If you want to hire someone to manage your website in Manhattan Beach, J. Bell of Cadera explains the responsibilites of a Director of eCommerce: I’ve had several clients recently ask…

eCommerce Services Provided By Adept +

The Value of an eCommerce Consultant Many companies can not afford an eCommerce Manager, however they need an eCommerce Manager to plan website development and eCommerce projects, so many entrepreneurs try to do it all by themselves. Adept fills the void by providing a eCommerce consultant who is…

Launching A Site – Your Checklist

Launching Your Website Our goal is to make sure you have all the tools necessary to launch your site, maintain your site and grow your business. Here is a checklist of items you should accomplish before launching your site. Approve the final design. The first step…

Laura Yecies: Is the Cloud the Next Facebook in the Hype Cycle?

>We’ve all seen technologies that get overhyped — built up beyond the reality of their impact. Some have argued that Facebook was overhyped, hence the reason for its current stock troubles. Inversely, others argue that Facebook has become so embedded in our lives that it…

The E-Myth

The Big Idea Starting a business of your own is just like joining a marathon race. You dream big while you’re on the starting line but as the race progresses you see a lot of fellow racers fall behind. Many are not able to endure…

Platform Solutions

Hosted Solutions Turnkey Solutions for Small & Emerging Businesses Magento is a powerful eCommerce platform that merchants can use to build and run their online stores. To run Magento efficiently, you need the proper hosting infrastructure. For small and emerging merchants, Magento offers Magento Go…

Build Traffic

From the fine minds at Practical eCommerce come some great ideas on how to use New-Media (it’s okay to call it social media and drop the hyphen – really!) to boost your eCommerce business.  You can find the article here. We’ve seen several of these ideas before,…