Video Marketing

SEO strategies not working out well and you are behind your competition?  You may want to try Video Marketing.  Video marketing and mobile marketing are on the rise.  According to the Content Marketing Institute’s (CMI) benchmark report released in 2012, approximately 52 percent of B2B brands reported using video marketing as a content strategy in 2011.  In […]

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What MotivatesYou?

Running a business in today’s economy on a good day can be a tiring and stressful venture.  On a bad day it can be even harder.  It’s easy to get overwhelmed if you don’t find ways to stay motivated. What motivates you?  Is it just the fact that you love what you do? Do you […]

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Is There a Good Way to Ask for a Referral?

Asking clients for referrals can be uncomfortable.  Are you concerned seeking referrals will make you sound like you are begging for business?   Will it turn your clients off or hurt your current relationship with them?  You wouldn’t want that.  But asking for referrals can be a pretty simple and cheap way to try and get […]

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Marketing Goals for 2013

We rang in the New Year, sang Auld Lang Syne.  Will your business see growth in 2013?  If you haven’t already done so you should be working on some of these marketing goals for 2013. Google’s Panda Update in 2012 hit a lot of websites hard and a lot of businesses are still trying to […]

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Connection Speed

Sometimes I think my internet connection is fast as a rabbit being chased by a leopard, and other times it seems as slow as snails robbing a turtle.  I like to check my connection speed at this link:  www.speedtest.net.  This morning I tested at 0.74 mbps download speed, then later in the day it tested […]

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Why Do I Need SEO?

SEO is the acronym for Search Engine Optimization.  Every website needs this as it is the proven way to help get your business found online in organic searches.  It is just not enough to have a nice looking website and have it live on the internet.  With SEO you get more visibility, which means more visitors […]

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Junk Email and Phone Calls

I received this in an email, I am not sure who the author is, but the information looks good. Advice from snopes.Com VERY IMPORTANT!! 1) Any time you see an email that says “forward this on to ’10’ (or however many) of your friends”, “sign this petition”, or “you’ll get bad luck” or “you’ll get […]

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Cost of Website Development

What does a website cost? By Nancy Herbert, Super Cool Sites, Inc. We often get the question of “How much does a website cost?”,  I decided to do a little research around the country sampling various website design companies to come up with a current cost estimate.  Based on my research, the following information is […]

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SEO Link Building

Link building is getting other websites to have a link to your website.  This is a very important strategy in SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and applies to a website or blog.  It isn’t enough to get your website up live and hope someone finds you.  You have to work to get traffic to your site. […]

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How Super Cool Sites was started

How I got into the Website Design and Internet Marketing Service. This business came upon me in a time of crisis.  My insurance brokerage company had taken major battering from the top Health Insurance Companies in the state.  I had 9 agents selling health insurance for individuals, families and small groups.  We advertised via Yellow […]

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