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Cultivate Your Local Reputation with Customer Reviews!

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This spring and summer, the peak season for a lot of our clients, was one of uncertainty in 2020.  As we enter the slower part of the year, now is the time to evaluate where you can strengthen your marine business and set yourself up for success going into 2021. Regardless of industry, there’s nothing more valuable in growing your business than customer referrals and testimonials. Facebook, Yelp, and TripAdvisor, arguably the Internet’s largest social-local platforms for reviews and research, tout a combined 485+ million monthly users, dominate in local search engine results, and have the ability to shut down…

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Marketing Your Marine Business Through a Crisis

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Without a doubt, COVID-19 is changing everything. We have received many, many questions on how to sustainably market marine businesses through this crisis. Now more than ever, SEO (or search engine optimization) is a critical part of any online marketing strategy. SEO is a long-term marketing strategy. It takes time to build rankings and rapport on the various search engines. While cutting out SEO may save some money in the short term, it can have disastrous effects down the line. It’s important to understand that eventually, COVID-19 will subside. If you don’t continue doing SEO during the pandemic, you would…

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Ignoring Your Dated Website? It’s Hurting Your Business More Than You Know.

By | Custom Content, Industry News, Internet Marketing, Marine Marketing, Pay Per Click Marketing, SEO Marketing, Social Media, Website Design | No Comments

 We all have those things we own where we say “if it isn’t broke, don’t fix it”. Your website might technically function but, in reality, if it has been over 5 years since you have updated your website – your website is costing your business BIG bucks. More often than not, most of us think of our websites like our favorite old pair of shoes! Even though they are dated or could be performing better, we’re attached to them. Another big factor is the cost of investing in a website redesign. We totally understand that a website redesign is no small task…

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Boost Bookings with Customer Reviews!

By | Internet Marketing, Marine Marketing, Pay Per Click Marketing, SEO Marketing, Social Media | No Comments

Regardless of what your marine businesses is (fishing charter, yacht charter, broker, boat insurance, etc), there’s nothing more valuable in growing your business than business than customer referrals and testimonials. Yelp and TripAdvisor, arguably the Internet’s largest social-local platforms for reviews and research, tout a combined 485+ million monthly users, dominance in local search engine results, and and the ability to shut down businesses over night. It’s no wonder Yelp and TripAdvisor are crucial to your business! Potential customers are actively looking at what your current customers have to say about you, your service, and the on-the-water experience they are going to receive. Here are a…

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Your Website Not the Online Booking Tool You Thought it Would Be?

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Is the fishing charter boat in the slip next to you getting more business even though you have a new website and are regularly posting fishing reports? With Google on a mission to deliver the best search experience ever you cannot just HAVE a website to say you have one, call it a day and go fishing. On top of having fresh great content that reaches out to your potential, current and past customer base, you need a solid online marketing strategy that builds brand awareness. You must have a solid online marketing strategy that focuses on organic (learn more about SEO or search engine optimization here)…

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Video | Growing Your Business With Facebook

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Social media is without a doubt one of the strongest marketing tools you can use to build your business, expand your customer base, and have a better season than the guy in the slip next to you! One key player in social media marketing is hands down Facebook. There are 1.44 billion users on Facebook and 30% of those users are searching for local businesses to try, visit, book with and rave about multiple times per day!!  So how do you set yourself apart? Watch our quick video below to see how you can quickly and easily boost your online social…

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