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Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-29-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,673
Posted By BarryP
Getting leads from a website that is half-baked...

Getting leads from a website that is half-baked will give you tire kickers and spammers.

Getting leads from an informative, descriptive website will give you more leads and more solid leads.
...
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-27-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,679
Posted By JBM
This is a must have for moving forward imo. ...

This is a must have for moving forward imo.

https://wordpress.org/plugins/telephone-number-linker/

How to put it where you want it on your site is the million dollar question.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-26-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By EthanB
If you're really looking to save some money then...

If you're really looking to save some money then I'd set up a free, or inexpensive, keyword tracker and use Google Analytics. A couple times a year, sign up for Mozpro to get the Local Search...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-26-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,313
Posted By retrogradeMT
I think hubspot is $99/ month, and probably a...

I think hubspot is $99/ month, and probably a better option.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-20-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 144,015
Posted By HARRY304E
Porch.com,,,,,,,,,They use your business name and redirect your calls

Yes folks, Porch.com (http://porch.com/) Uses your business profile and posts a tracking phone number that will make your phone ring-----BUT when you answer no one is there and your potential client...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-14-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,136
Posted By ProSweep
A well developed website rich in content, that is...

A well developed website rich in content, that is properly promoted in your printed material is the first start. I went to go check out your website to provide thoughts there, but it is not currently...
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-09-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,325
Posted By JBM
It can be anywhere.

It can be anywhere.
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-09-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,325
Posted By JBM
When I said your blog title is the H1 thats how...

When I said your blog title is the H1 thats how it is. You can change the page title to be different then the blog title but you shouldnt add another H1.
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-07-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,325
Posted By leeson1776
"painting ideas for a ceiling" is good for a...

"painting ideas for a ceiling" is good for a title, and the h1 could be "When was the last time you painted your ceiling?"
The h1 usually works better as a sentence, the title usually works better...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-04-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,307
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
We were voted “Best of Houzz 2014” today.

I know they give a lot of these out, but out of over 250,000 pros listed on Houzz, I’m a little stoked about it.
Forum: Websites and SEO 02-02-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 10,045
Posted By JBM
Not to derail the thread, but your page loads...

Not to derail the thread, but your page loads horribly. Could be a server issue. You have no page titles. Your H1's are poor, content doesnt touch on locations. No interlinking. You need to expand...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-31-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 14
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Views: 1,483
Posted By JBM
You cannot look up seo, its a method of ranking...

You cannot look up seo, its a method of ranking your website on search engines. If you need work now then stop pissing in the wind and beg borrow or steal money to have a pro make you a site. There...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-24-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,162
Posted By KAP
Vivid, you do have a price list... it's what you...

Vivid, you do have a price list... it's what you use to figure your bids... you just have to formalize it, so you can do it right there and then...

You know how much an hour your business needs...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-24-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,162
Posted By KAP
My point is anytime you present a price to a...

My point is anytime you present a price to a customer, it should be in person... To remove layers out of the process, you set yourself up with a price list and present them with that price while you...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-24-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,716
Posted By gastek
Being on time, answering your phone, and letting...

Being on time, answering your phone, and letting your customers know if you are going to be late is great info. I hear all the time from customers about other companies they called and they either...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-20-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,716
Posted By JBM
Have business cards made, dont order them from...

Have business cards made, dont order them from vista print. Have some yard signs made from someone who understands how to get a message across to someone while they are driving. Letter your truck or...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-15-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 214,328
Posted By CarpenterSFO
Just went through the list. Let me know if I've...

Just went through the list. Let me know if I've missed you.

- Bob
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-06-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,162
Posted By Fender
This drives me crazy. I took a lot of time to...

This drives me crazy. I took a lot of time to meet with you and put together a price. The least you can do is tell me that you went with someone else. Did you even get my email? A simple return email...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-24-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 214,328
Posted By derekthebuilder
Just went through the list and did my duty... ...

Just went through the list and did my duty... Holy Click-a-thon!
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-12-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 214,328
Posted By Creter
Hey, went through and liked everybody's Facebook...

Hey, went through and liked everybody's Facebook listed on page 77.

Here is mine if anybody has a moment.

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Benhardt-Construction-Remodeling/131053126747

Thanks!
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-10-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,474
Posted By steex
Those numbers are based on a 25% profit margin. ...

Those numbers are based on a 25% profit margin. If your profit margin is different you will have to calculate for yourself what effect a price change has on net profitability.

For example, if...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-10-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,474
Posted By JBM
Im taking this the other way. If I raise my...

Im taking this the other way. If I raise my prices 20% can I do 400% less work?
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-10-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,474
Posted By Sabagley
Pricing (cuts)

Here is a little food for thought for those considering lowering their prices.



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I'm sure there is a better chart out there.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-09-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,252
Posted By George Z
Facebook has been good for us. Ecopainting...

Facebook has been good for us.
Ecopainting Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/EcopaintingInc?ref=hl)
But it's like anything else.
How much you get out of it depends on how much you put in...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-04-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,911
Posted By cbscreative
I'll second the web site. Regardless of how you...

I'll second the web site. Regardless of how you advertise online or even offline, you need a web site to direct people to.

Beyond that, your post is very vague making it hard to give advice. It...
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