Adding products & services to your company’s Google My Business listing

ECW's GMB tips part 2

If you’ve already been utilizing Google My Business and are looking to make your listing further optimized and increase conversions this is the post for you! If you’re new to Google My Business and want to start with the low down on the basics of GMB for Industrial B2Bs check out my previous post for […]

Google My Business for Industrial B2Bs

GMB Tips from ECW P1

Let’s start with the basics of Google My Business (GMB). The first important thing to know about GMB is that it is free (for now), so why not take advantage of this highly utilized free marketing platform. GMB is Google’s way of handing back some of the power to business owners in terms of what […]

Google’s Mobile-First Indexing One Year Anniversary

As we land on the one-year anniversary of Google implementing mobile-first indexing I thought it would only be appropriate to reflect on the past year and what that has meant from a digital marketing standpoint. Did Google’s implementation of mobile-first indexing resurrect the dinosaurs? No. Did it shake up the entire Search Engine Optimization world, […]

What is Google Crawling and Indexing?

Two-Steps to Ensure Google knows your Website Google Search gives convenient answers and information to its users is through a specific process. This SEO process is called Indexing. It allows Google to understand the content, relevancy, and importance of any page within a website. I consider the management of this to be the most critical […]

Featured Snippets – An SEO Victory

I started to type “Have you ever pulled out your phone and Googled….” but then I stopped myself because this is 2019 and everyone has done this before. If not, I’ll add you to our telephone book list. For those of you savvy technology users who rely on Google for your daily information and go-to […]

Targeting Featured Snippets: The Importance of Words on a Page

What is a Featured Snippet? Featured snippets are summary answers to the questions or search terms you type or speak into Google’s search bar. The snippets are displayed near the top of the search results page (SERP) and have the keywords from your query emphasized in bold text. Google generates featured snippets by pulling relevant […]

Google Will Mark HTTP Sites as Not Secure Starting Today

Beginning today, July 24th, Google will be marking all plain HTTP sites as “not secure.” After several years of advocating for HTTPS encryption, Google is releasing the newest Chrome update, Chrome 68, which will add a label to all unsecure URLs. Since 2014, Google has been nudging people in the direction of secure websites by […]

B2B SEO Strategy: Part 2

Alright, we’re back with Part 2 of the B2B SEO Strategy Guide. Last time (B2B SEO Strategy: Part 1) we talked about how to pick good keywords: run a PPC campaign and pick the terms that drive revenue, not just clicks. This time, we’re going to talk about how you figure out what it will […]