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Month: September 2012

Own Your Own Content

By Dan Carbone
September 24, 2012 Category: Content, Marketing, Social Media, Tips

In case you were not aware the next big buzz phrase is Original Content. In fact some have come forward and claimed this to be a bigger moment than SEO. So what does it all really mean to you? Lets take a closer look at what is meant by owning your own content. Most of this movement stems from Google. Google is basically dinging websites if it finds duplicate content on the web. So if you are just borrowing someone elses content and placing it on your website you may not be doing yourself any favors. Try and place your content within a domain that YOU own and with hyperlinks that YOU control. Are you the Owner? Why did I underline and stress YOU? There is this trend or should I say movement where persons and organizations are utilizing third party blogging services to store their original content. In some cases persons or organizations are spending hundreds and even thousands a month to store this newly created content on the web. The issue with this model is the content owner

Closed Loop Recycling Launches

By Dan Carbone
September 22, 2012 Category: Website Launches, Marketing, Tips

Virteom launches website Closed Loop Recycling. Closed Loop Recycling was looking for something more than just a simple website launch, they were looking for a way to integrate an ongoing marketing plan for their organization. Pairing up with Virteom, Closed Loop was able to run both an online marketing campaign with their offline trade show initiatives. Being able to effectively communicate to their attendees before during and after the trade show was key to driving their success. In then end they created 700 leads in 4 days. So how did they do it? It was a combination of how and when they sent out their 20,000+ email communications through Virteom, how they tracked those leads using Virteoms lead tools and the creativity of their team to know how to effectively communicate to their audience. Through a combination of having the right people on the floor at the tradeshow and a proper communication mechanism reinforcing their initiatives became key to their success. They measured this

Ecommerce site Jennyspopcorn.com launches

By Dan Carbone
September 21, 2012 Category: ECommerce, Marketing, Tips, Website Launches

Virteom launches new eCommerce website for Jennys Popcorn. Not only does Jennys sell something delicious, but they are in for a treat themselves. A website that is powered by Virteom and the eCommerce component will allow Jennys to effectively measure their online store and marketing initiatives all in one spot. If youve ever visited Jennys Popcorn you would instantly know that these people are very busy popping popcorn. To find the time to market their business effectively can be a struggle. Isnt that true of most medium sized businesses? Virteom will help Jennyspopcorn grow their online presence quickly and effectively. Jennys popcorn came to Virteom because they knew that we were the experts who could create a safe PCI compliant environment for their customers. They also knew that they could offer a better service to their customers by having Virteom connect their shopping cart directly to Fedex to create real-time shipping for their customers. This would provide their shoppers

Month: February 2018

5 Things To Know Before Advertising Online

By Virteom
February 06, 2018 Category: Tips, Advertising

Online advertising meets consumers where they hang. Its effective and its success continues to grow with the explosion of technology and SaaS platforms. There are hundreds of strategies to online advertising and many places you can post ads. So where do you start? Your Online Advertising Options There are many places to advertise online but for our purposes here, we are going to break it down into two ad types: Passive and Active Advertising. Think about these from the customer perspective; are they finding your ads in passing or are they searching for the answer? Active Advertising Active advertising means that the user you reach is actively looking for a solution to a problem. These are typically Search Ads but can also be found on sites like Yelp or Angies List. Have you noticed the results labeled Ad at the top? Search engine ads come up when you search for something on Google (or any search engine) and are based on PPC (Pay per click). Something to keep in mind here is that

7 Tips On Lead Generating Content

By Virteom
February 01, 2018 Category: Content, Tips

Content is king, but what does that mean for you? How will it keep your business moving forward when content writing requires so much time? How will that bring leads in? Youre wantto write the best content because you want yourcustomers to find you first, find you fast, and find what they need. Creating valuable content that finds its way to your audience requires you to stay true to your purpose, the customer. Of course, efficiency makes it happen week after week drawing in consumer and search engine traffic through frequency and follow through. But successful web content come from the value within it. Use these seven tips to get your content done right and get ready to see the leads roll in. 1.Know Your Purpose and Plan An editorial calendar lays out content topics ahead of schedule. This tool saves valuable time and defeats creators block. Knowing your purpose for each piece of content and how it fits into your goals keeps you on track. Try grouping similar topics together for