3 Reasons We Believe in Blogging

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When you find yourself at a website and you click on the blog and see that nothing has been posted for months, or worse!, years, what is your immediate reaction? I wonder if they are still open?  This level of mistrust, albeit accidental, can have catastrophic results. It's been said that once someone reaches your website, you have less than 7 seconds to catch their attention and retain it. In 7 seconds, someone can find your blog and from there, it's up to you whether or not their first reaction is doubt or intrigue. We recommend the latter. 

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The Health and Wellness of Your Email Marketing: Benefits and Budgets

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t’s likely that some of your contacts will change interests, jobs, or email addresses and will become disengaged with your emails. Your task, if you choose to accept it, is to regularly clean out your contact list, improving your email marketing scores and list health. Good health is important for your body, it's also important for your budget. 

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Storytelling Fails: Holes and How to Fill Them

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When a story has a hole in it, like the main character's accent suddenly changes or age is revealed to be something different than expected, or there's the fly on lense of the screen while you're watching a show, you (the recipient of the content, the one to whom the story is being told) get distracted from the actual story. In the same vein, in the terms of digital marketing and content marketing, it's likely there are holes in your storytelling.ing/content marketing that distract your customers. 

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GDPR Compliance and Best Practices

The GDPR is a new law that requires all websites that collect data (so, all websites) to have a GDPR compliant privacy policy, to gather consent when collecting data and to ensure their third-party vendors are compliant as well. It's a lot to stomach, so, to help you prepare for these changes, FootSteps Marketing is providing you with an FAQ page and steps to get GDPR comply, and a few tips to help you prepare for GDPR.

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Stats to Fuel Your Email Marketing Fire 🔥

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Great email marketing begins with understanding what your subscribers want from you, what your business goals are, and strategizing on how to bring those ideas together. We hope that these statistics, provided by our email marketing platform provider, will inspire you to reignite your email marketing plan and utilize our team of experts to help along the way.

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Profile v Page: the Big Difference on Facebook

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Pro-tip: scheduling your posts helps your marketing efforts - you can send out a marketing email that matches your social media and before you know it, your message is clear, consistent and intentional. Scheduling two posts each week is plenty to start with. Once you gauge how much interest your fan base has, you can tweak the posts, add more or remain the same. Regardless, being consistent in messaging and timing will result in quality social marketing. 

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The Best Advice We Give Small Businesses: Invest in Yourself

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Having a healthy online presence is necessary but for many, it could be a major challenge; it's often expensive, can be difficult to understand if you're not digitally savvy and worse, can feel useless if done incorrectly. All you need is a modest budget, a high functioning website, a brand-consistent social media presence and if you want high-impact, a results-driven plan, Search Marketing is your best bet.

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