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Internet Marketing

How To Attract Attention Like The 4th of July Fireworks

By Charlie Cook   |   July 3, 2012

Here in Greenwich, CT where I live, the fireworks are so popular we have two displays, one in our town park in the center of town and one just a little over a mile away at the beach.

The two displays flood the town with traffic and thousands of people. Read More »

7 Steps To Fix Your Online Marketing

By Charlie Cook   |   July 1, 2012

Most websites are like a sieve, letting hot leads flow through and away to your competition. Find out the simple steps to take to fix it, so it realizes its potential and you do the same for your business.

Just use the 7 steps and watch as your phone starts to ring along with your cash register…
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The Top 5 Online Marketing Myths Busted

By Charlie Cook   |   June 5, 2012

Do you believe in Santa, the Easter Bunny, Cupid, and the Tooth Fairy? In business an amazing number of people think the web functions like all of these rolled into one.

Now I don’t want to burst your bubble (actually I do) but most small business owners I talk to and the ones that hire me to help them are struggling because they believe… Read More »

7 Rock Solid Ways to Profit With Social Media

By Charlie Cook   |   June 3, 2012

The success of social media is based on one simple concept.

People like to be social. If you agree with that then the only question that remains is how to use social networks and social media marketing to help your business grow, to prosper… Read More »

Is Your Website Stuck In The 90’s?

By Charlie Cook   |   May 31, 2012

Websites. They can make or break your business. They are often the front line in dealing with potential clients and first impression is important.

I was recently looking for a new lawn mower. I was trying to figure out which brand would be best for me. I like to be an informed consumer so I wanted to check out… Read More »

8 Secret Steps To Selling More With Video

By Charlie Cook   |   May 27, 2012

Face it – people read less, and even most of those that do prefer watching a short video. Video, done right, is a great way to get attention, help people get to know you, like you and trust you, and in some cases, even make the sale… Read More »

When Do You Need A Professional?

By Tanya Beaudoin   |   May 16, 2012

Last weekend I was cleaning up my front garden, pulling weeds and cutting the grass. I noticed that my front walkway was looking pretty rough. A couple years ago my husband and I decided to put down some used paving stones to make a little walkway to our front porch.

We did it ourselves and it looked pretty good… for the first year. But the next year after the winter (and the frost) the walkway was all uneven. Now a few years later and the walkway looks horrible.  Read More »

The Biggest Lie You Were Told About SEO

By Charlie Cook   |   May 8, 2012

The truth is we’re all lazy! Me too!

If I could take a pill and instantly be as strong as superman, and avoid having to spend hours working out at the gym each week and could avoid curtailing my urges to eat cookies all day long and still stay svelte and healthy, hey I’d go for it… Read More »

7 Steps To Web Marketing Success

By Charlie Cook   |   May 6, 2012

Want to be successful online?

The key is to get the basics right and put together an internet marketing plan and stick to it, using proven strategies. Here are 7 essential steps to get you started.

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The One Thing You Must Do…

By Charlie Cook   |   March 27, 2012

When I was 7, I enjoyed playing hide and seek. This was before the Internet existed. Only one person I knew had color TV and there was no cable TV, no iPad, no iPhone, no Droid, etc – you get the picture.

The goal of hide and seek, if you’re doing the hiding is to make yourself scarce, to bury yourself under a big duffle bag in a closet or climb up onto a shelf… Read More »