Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: May 16 – 20

We Minnesotans are looking forward to a warm, sunny weekend. Many across the North Star state have probably already bolted for the exits. But if you’re on Mountain or Pacific time, you’ve still got a few more hours to go, so why not do some light reading? 1. The Atlantic: Smartphones rule the internet: The [...]

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Why Industrial Companies Should Embrace Visual Content

You invest a great deal of time in the content you put on your website. You take pains to describe products accurately and ensure that every word correctly reflects your brand. Text is an essential part of your content strategy, but it shouldn’t be your whole strategy. If you’re not using visual content on your [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: May 9-13

It’s Friday the 13th! Run for your lives! Or don’t, it’s probably fine… But, to ward off bad luck—just in case—take a gander at our weekly collection of some of the best and most informative writing from across the ol’ interwebs. Enjoy! Marketing Profs: Six Top SEO Factors in 2016: The more SEO changes, the [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: May 2 – 6

The mercury is supposed to hit 88 degrees in Minneapolis today, which means plenty of people will be sunning themselves around the lakes this afternoon. Before you run off to do the same, check out these articles. It’s been a great week for informative content, including a virtual Q&A with Google Webmaster Trends Analyst Gary [...]

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A Guide to Part Number Builders for Industrial E-Commerce Sites

A website is a sales rep or sales engineer that works 24-7. However, just like individual salespeople, some e-commerce sites are better than others. What makes one site more powerful than a competitor? It often boils down to one question: how easy is it to find what I need on this site? Over the years, [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: April 25-29

As the World’s Worst Earworm (above) can attest, it’s Friday! (Friday! Gonna get down on Friday!) Even better, it’s Friday afternoon, which means it’s almost time to hit the bricks for the weekend. Before you go, check out this trifecta of some of the best and most informative stuff from the past week on the [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: April 18 – 22

In 2004, I spent a semester in Moscow. While I was there, I went to see a band called Pyatnitsa, which means ‘Friday.’ Pyatnitsa was a band with one singer and one guy on a guitar, singing reggae songs in Russian. I bet you didn’t know there was such thing as Russian reggae, or that [...]

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New Rule: As of May 16th, Google Shopping Feed will Require GTINs

A Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) is a unique identifier that classifies, tracks and stores data for every product in the world. Even if this is your first time hearing of ‘GTINs’, odds are you are already using one. Examples of commonly-used GTINs include: UPC EAN JAN ISBN ITF-14 Starting on May 16th, 2016, Google [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: April 11-15

Spring has sprung! Get outside and enjoy the nice weather! But first… take a gander at our weekly roundup. You’re all but guaranteed to learn something, and knowledge is power. Enjoy! Search Engine Land: What They Don’t Tell You About SEO: Though the crew here at Ecreativeworks makes it look easy, search engine optimization (SEO) [...]

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Ecreativeworks Weekly Roundup: March 14-18

It’s March 18th, so hopefully you had a wonderful St. Patrick’s Day! And now it’s Friday, so the middle of March doesn’t get much better. Before you head out the door for some weekend sham-rockin’, do a little reading with our weekly roundup. Your brain will thank you! Search Engine Land: 7 Proactive Ways to [...]

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