Conversion 101: How to Create an SEM Legend Exercise

Don’s Contracting is in steady demand. The local market is tight, supply is low and demand is high. Don will tell you he makes his living off of word of mouth. He doesn’t worry much about online experience. He has a personal edge over many other contractors, because of how he makes his customers … [Read more...]

The Must Have Big Data Tools

In the column, "Claiming your Unfair Advantage, I describe four types of "Big Data" tools. Before I elaborate on these tools, I want to share a lesson from my friend Mark Huffman of P&G. When Mark joined the world's largest advertiser in 1984, it was all about data analysis. "In God we trust," … [Read more...]

PPC Optimization: The Road to Recovery Workshop

In a couple of weeks, I will be on the road again to help people optimize their Pay Per Click marketing efforts. From July 7-9th, I'll be in Boston, Philadelphia and New York City for the Online Marketing Summit tour. Here is a description of the PPC Optimization workshop I'll be doing: Over $10 … [Read more...]

Why I Won’t Buy From You!

Actually the answer is pretty simple. You haven't given me sufficient reason to choose you over your competitors. Today's customer has more choice, more knowledge, and even tabbed browsing to evaluate you and distinguish you from all of your competitors. In the few seconds they'll invest in your … [Read more...]