10 Killer Tips For A Sales Focused Website
Your company website is your virtual shopfront – the place online that anyone interested in your product is likely to arrive at. Here you highlight the unique value your products can offer everyone in your target market. As with anything that can be sold online, new markets may open up for your business worldwide. Of course with opportunity comes competition. Now you may not be competing only against your rival across town but with similar firms from Melbourne to Milan. As some online shoppers will never set foot in your own physical store (if you have one), you must wow them and woo them through your website. The question we ask today is – once they visit, do you make it easy for them to move from curious, to interested, to sold? Here are 10 tips to help improve user experience and increase sales. Tip 1: Get Your Landing/Home Page right! - Once visitors click onto your homepage or through an ad to a specific landing page, make sure they know (a) where they are and who you are (b) what they can do while on your site, and (c) why they should stay longer. Tip 2: Write great…
Social Media Tweets of the Week – 12th May 2012
Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. It has been a busy week for David and Cian. They have been out presenting at the Digital Skills academy and at the Burlington Hotel. This week has also seen a lot of exciting developments for Bossmetrics. Our software has reached the final of the Irish Software Association Investor Forum. If you are interested in mastering Facebook then check out this post from Cian on mastering Edgerank. Also there are some great tips on Socia Media Reports in Google Analytics. Info about @google #analytics – digitalmarketinginstitute.ie/blog/social-me… — Social Media Ireland (@socialmedia_ie) May 9, 2012 @davidmcw2 talking about #socialmedia #marketingmetrics at digital skills academy #bossmetrics twitter.com/socialmedia_ie… — Social Media Ireland (@socialmedia_ie) May 9, 2012 BOSS Metrics reaches final of Irish Software Association Investor Forum #ndrc #launchpad – socialmedia.ie/boss-metrics-r… — Social Media Ireland (@socialmedia_ie) May 9, 2012 RT @cian_corbett: I wrote a new blog about mastering #Facebook by Mastering #Edgerank, some handy #socialmedia tips! socialmedia.ie/mastering-face… — Social Media Ireland (@socialmedia_ie) May 9, 2012 @Cian_Corbett presenting @SocialMedia_ie Mashup for @Sureskills now at the Burlington Hotel twitter.com/socialmedia_ie… — Social Media Ireland (@socialmedia_ie) May 9, 2012 To get great Social Media news as it happens, be sure…
Social Media Tweets of the Week – 29th April 2012
Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. Be sure to check out the Infographic on tracking the success of B2B Marketing by Ruta Danyte here. If you’re into advertising, Google offer some great tips on Adwords here. Social media-as-promotion is discussed in this article which offers a contemporary take on the 4 P’s of Marketing. Lastly make sure to sign up for Dublin Beta where you will also have a chance to see BOSS metrics in action.
Social Media Tweets of the week – 22nd April 2012
Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. This week we have been busy launching our new software, BOSSmetrics. Its a smarter way to improve your digital marketing by bringing all your digital and social data into one dashboard. With metrics in mind we also brought you 4 great reasons why website tracking is so essential for SEO and some Fortune 500 Social Media stats. Lastly if you are interested in Social Media and Blogging then why not check out our great Groupon deal here. You have until tonight to purchase at this greatly reduced price.
Social Media Tweets of the week – 15th April 2012
Tweets of the week, from @socialmedia_ie, are now back to being published on Mondays. This week we bring you great tips from the world of Social Media. If you are interested in advertising and Social Networks such as Facebook make sure to check out the special report from Cotton Delo. Facebook and Microsoft bring you the project “A year in the Like”, a nifty little add on that visualises your Like history. Make sure to check out the next helping of Social Media Stats from the social SKINNY and if you want to understand how Oprah is using Social TV, follow the link to see how she has taken the use of Social Media to the next level.
Tweets of the Week – 3rd April 2012
Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. This week we bring you tips on Security for small businesses and how to utilize LinkedIn for your business. We also brought you the 7 day SEO diet which gives great details on how to fast-track optimizing your website. If you want to check out your activity online make sure to follow the link to WhatAboutMe?, which gives a graphical representation of your digital life. Also if you’re interested in everything visual then follow the 10 B2B strategies utilizing Pinterest, a social photo sharing network.
Tweets of the Week – 27th March 2012
Another week of great social media tips and information from @socialmedia.ie. This week we brought you case studies from the 2011 Irish Social Media Awards. Make sure to check out companies that are effectively using Google+ and pick up some tips for your Facebook Timeline Business Page here. Also make sure to check out the witty new video from the Dollar Shave Club featuring a great concept for selling razors.
SocialMedia.ie seeks experienced freelance WordPress developer
WordPress web designerÂ & developer required to develop WordPress websites on a freelance basis for SocialMedia.ie, a Dublin 1 based social media training and digital consultancy company. Proficiency in WordPress, HTML, CSS, plugins for LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter andÂ other social media integration.Â Excellent business English communication skills a must. SocialMedia.ie is a specialist social media marketing agency with services including consulting, training and creating digital content.Â Â We have worked with an impressive list of clients including start-ups, SMEâ€™s and large organisations from Ireland & the UK. PleaseÂ email firstname.lastname@example.org with your commercial portfolio.
New Website Checklist
Some important considerations are often ignored during a website design or redesign. Here are some things to keep in mind.
The Best CMS for your Business
Most business websites these day’s are powered by a Content Management System of one kind or another. A CMS allows business owners to change and add content to their website without having to go knocking on the door of the guy who developed the site. Most web design companies have a standard CMS that they offer to their customers as part of a package and some will custom build a specific system for a business’ needs.