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LocalU Review: Review of LocalU (Advanced), Some Notes and Random Thoughts

I’m back from beautiful Santa Monica, California, where there was the one-day intensive “Local U” Advanced. I like to fancy myself as “Advanced,” though so often I find it’s the basics that matter, especially (but not only) with Local SEO. Here are some random musings about what I learned at LocalU (in no particular order). Continue reading

How to Find Trending Hashtags on Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Maybe Even Facebook

Hashtags, of course, are “topics” around which people talk, post, and share on social media. They began on Twitter, and now exist on nearly every social media network. If, for example, you want to see what people are saying about Tulsa, just go to Twitter (or Instagram) and type in #Tulsa. Or, it can be something that’s abstract, like #Globalwarming or something silly like #Spacealiensongs. If you’re not sure what a hashtag is, check out this article. Continue reading

JM Internet Group Announces Update to Google Ads Coupon Code Resource

San Jose, California – January 11, 2019. The JM Internet Group, a leader in books on Google Ads (AdWords), Social Media Marketing, and SEO (Search Engine Optimization), is excited to announce¬†an update to the company’s resource list on Google Ads coupons. Interested persons should note that Google AdWords has been rebranded as Google Ads, yet people commonly search for both terms. Continue reading

What is a Conversion in Marketing?

Among the words bantered about in marketing, none is more important or perhaps more mysterious than meets the eye than conversion. Clicks don’t matter, you might hear. It’s all about conversions. So what is a conversion in marketing? I’m Jason McDonald, director of the JM Internet Group, and in this edition of WordThink, let’s investigate. Continue reading