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News, information, and guides on search engine optimization, marketing, and content creation on the internet.

July 12: Google Partners Video Marketing Event

 

Video Marketing: What Why Where When and How


Join Us For Our Google Partners Connect Event For Video Marketing

What:

Online advertising can help any business grow. You’re invited to join us for an event, co-hosted with Google, about how digital marketing can help you thrive on the Web.

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June 14: Google Partners Local & Classifieds Event

Is your business local?

Join Us For Our Google Partners Connect Event For Local Business

What:

Online advertising can help any business grow. You’re invited to join us for an event, co-hosted with Google, about how digital marketing can help you thrive on the Web.

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May 17 Google Home Services Event: 3 Reasons You Should Come

Marketing booksAbout once a month we will be co-hosting events with Google, about how digital marketing can help specific industries thrive on the Internet. On Wednesday May 17th it is the Home Services industry that we will be focusing on, so if you or anyone you know is interested, please RSVP! It is a completely free talk, and it has the potential to bring in so much business, so really, what is stopping you from coming?

It is a completely free talk, and it has the potential to bring in so much business, so really, what is stopping you from coming?

Here are 3 reasons you should come:

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May 2: Introduction to Google AdWords – in Duncan!

Join us for an introduction to Google AdWords

Do you want to be #1 on Google? Or know someone who does?

But what if you were told that technically there is no such thing?

Google AdWords Work 

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Introduction to Google Analytics Workshop

Join Us For an Introduction to Google Analytics

Do you have difficulty understanding the graphs and numbers on your Google Analytics reports? Do you not even look at them because you don’t know what it all actually means?

Then come to our Introduction to Google Analytics Workshop!

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March 15: Google Partners Connect For Real Estate

Radar Hill is a Google Partner

In today’s digital world, the home buying process continues to evolve, affecting buyers’ path to purchase and ultimately conversion. By understanding the digital real estate landscape, brokers can get ahead by adjusting their advertising strategies to target consumers where they are spending their time.

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Why You Shouldn’t Auto-Post from Twitter to Facebook

It may seem like a good idea to connect your Twitter and Facebook accounts, so that when you post to one account it will automatically post to the other. But what seems like a convenient tool for you, actually has a negative effect on your followers. Continue reading

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Invitation: Introduction to Google Analytics – Nov. 4

Google Analytics Workshops with Radar HillHow do you get more business from your website visitors? Use Google Analytics to create detailed reports about website traffic, and measures conversions and sales. It is the most widely used website statistics service. Continue reading

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So, What About You?

hand holding an empty business card

Writing the perfect “About You” bio can be a daunting task. You have many different audiences to whom you wish to introduce yourself. You want to be compelling. engaging, informative and personal. You want to communicate confidence and expertise.

 

Here are 10 tips to help you move beyond the blinking cursor on the blank page. Continue reading

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Workshop: Writing For The Web

July 27th: Writing For The Web

If you are running a blog or writing content for your website, how do you know if you are doing it right? People read differently on the web than they do on paper, and if your website doesn’t reflect that, you can lose interest, authority, and customers. Search engines like Google also have their own rules for content, running a thin tightrope for you to walk in order to maintain your ranking.

Come to our next workshop and learn how to balance readability and search results in this beginner’s workshop for website owners and blog writers. Continue reading

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Happy Small Business Week!

A crowded small café & restaurantGoogle is helping celebrate Small Business Week with 5 Days, 5 Ways To Succeed Online, with 5 ways to boost your business online during this very week.

While Google’s sweepstakes are limited to entries from the United States, Radar Hill offers services to businesses here on Vancouver Island that assist with every one of those 5 steps. Plus we’re Google certified, so you know you’re getting it done right. Continue reading

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April Tips, Tricks & Shiny Stuff

A woman's hands holding up an iPad showing the Google homepageSpring is in the air, although our winter has been unusually mild. Time for this month’s collection of useful tips, reviews, and links of interest.

Password Tip

What makes a good password? How do you choose a good password? If you are now using any of the password wallet or password lockers we mentioned last month, these can create passwords that are harder to break because they are composed of numbers, and UPPER and lower case letters. An example is rnuw7DuaGAhZ. Some have the option of including other characters such as $%&#!*. An example is C$qrw5k9x9K&. Note that not all programs you log into will accept special characters. Continue reading

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