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4 Tips on Local SEO for Business Owners

4 Tips on Local SEO for Business Owners

Not every business is big enough to reach an international audience. But in most cases, that’s actually a good thing! If your business is brand new or you want your own neighbourhood to check out your service, having a website optimized with local SEO can...

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Print Design & Materials Your Business Still Needs

Print Design & Materials Your Business Still Needs

Online marketing is a must if you want your business to prosper. You also need it so you have a chance of standing out from the crowd. Without a website, you’re basically lacking a digital business card. However, there are still offline marketing...

What to Include in Your Online Marketing Budget and Why

What to Include in Your Online Marketing Budget and Why

If you want your business to succeed in the long run, you need online marketing. That includes featuring a website for your business. There is no longer a valid excuse to not have one in the first place. “What about the money?” you may ask. That’s why we...

Summer Marketing Ideas that Will Make Your Business Sizzle

Summer Marketing Ideas that Will Make Your Business Sizzle

June is in full swing, and the heat is on literally and figuratively! Summer is considered to be a high season for many businesses no matter what industry they’re part of. This also means your current marketing strategy should align with the season itself....

What Happens When You Don’t Maintain Your WordPress Website?

What Happens When You Don’t Maintain Your WordPress Website?

Wordpress is one of many platforms available for developing and designing a website. However, if you want your company to look as professional as possible online, it’s one of the best. That being said, there are many Wordpress websites that many owners...

The Unfiltered List of Black Hat vs. White Hat SEO Practices

The Unfiltered List of Black Hat vs. White Hat SEO Practices

Yep, it’s time once again to talk about black hat vs. white hat SEO practices! There’s also a troubling thing we have to worry about: grey hat SEO practices, something we haven’t actually talked about on our blog before. If you want to get the gist of why...

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Print Design & Materials Your Business Still Needs

Print Design & Materials Your Business Still Needs

Online marketing is a must if you want your business to prosper. You also need it so you have a chance of standing out from the crowd. Without a website, you’re basically lacking a digital business card. However, there are still offline marketing...

How to Improve Your Energy Company’s Website

How to Improve Your Energy Company’s Website

Do you work for or run an energy company? We’re certain you are very proud of promoting the resources people need to live more comfortably. However, does your company have a website? If the answer is “Yes, but…” stop right there. Usually the ‘but’...

5 Warning Signs Your Brand Needs Help

5 Warning Signs Your Brand Needs Help

Having a consistent, trustworthy, and strong brand for your business is a good thing; no one will argue with you about that. However, there is such a thing as being too in-your-face about your brand and what you represent. There is also such a thing as not...

8 Things Your Consulting Website Desperately Needs

8 Things Your Consulting Website Desperately Needs

We’ve talked about ensuring that the following fields of expertise require a website: accommodations, tourism, accounting, fishing, and law, to name a few. “What about consulting?” you may ask. Worry not, because we’ll get to that in a minute! The thing...

Questions to Expect During a Consultation for Your Website

Questions to Expect During a Consultation for Your Website

So, you finally got in touch with us and are preparing for your first consultation with us at V3 Media. Awesome! We’re happy to help! Are you feeling anxious though? If so, there’s really no need to be! Our one-on-one consultations are pretty easygoing as...

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8 Things Your Consulting Website Desperately Needs

8 Things Your Consulting Website Desperately Needs

We’ve talked about ensuring that the following fields of expertise require a website: accommodations, tourism, accounting, fishing, and law, to name a few. “What about consulting?” you may ask. Worry not, because we’ll get to that in a minute! The thing...

7 Ways to Make Your Social Media’s Content More Engaging

7 Ways to Make Your Social Media’s Content More Engaging

Social media is one of the major distribution channels your business needs if you want to see any long-term success online. Without it, your website’s online presence can be affected negatively. Social media is actually a good SEO practice, because those...

Questions to Expect During a Consultation for Your Website

Questions to Expect During a Consultation for Your Website

So, you finally got in touch with us and are preparing for your first consultation with us at V3 Media. Awesome! We’re happy to help! Are you feeling anxious though? If so, there’s really no need to be! Our one-on-one consultations are pretty easygoing as...

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

Hacking. Ransomware. Malware. Virus. Phishing scam. All these words strike fear into the hearts of any business owner when they find out their website has been attacked by cybercriminals. The worst thing is that most of the time, these business owners are...

Security

How to Identify Cyber Threats to Your Business

How to Identify Cyber Threats to Your Business

Top-notch security and site maintenance are services we are proud to provide at V3 Media for good reason. The biggest reason is we care about the well-being of every client we build and develop a website for. Unfortunately, we’ve encountered some cases...

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

Hacking. Ransomware. Malware. Virus. Phishing scam. All these words strike fear into the hearts of any business owner when they find out their website has been attacked by cybercriminals. The worst thing is that most of the time, these business owners are...

How to Identify, Monitor, and Clean Out Spammers

How to Identify, Monitor, and Clean Out Spammers

Spam. We all know what it is, and we all hate seeing it, whether it’s in our inbox or as a comment on your website’s blog. Today, it’s a daily struggle to keep spammers out of your life, and they’re getting worse – some of them will even send you text messages on your...

A Checklist of Mandatory Website Management Tasks

A Checklist of Mandatory Website Management Tasks

When it comes to owning a website, taking care of it somehow seems to always fall between the cracks. You have enough to worry about when it comes to your business, whether it’s big or small, but you don’t want to let your website go unnoticed either. That’s why...

Nobody Can Guarantee Search Engine Placement

Nobody Can Guarantee Search Engine Placement

There are many companies out there that make claims and promises to get you on the first page of Google, or to get you in the top 3 spots on Google.     I've even seen such far out claims as a guarantee of the number one position! The truth is, nobody can guarantee...

Humour

How to Make the Worst Website Ever

How to Make the Worst Website Ever

*Please note that this is a satirical blog post for the sake of humour. Please do not do any of the following “tips” that we are about to describe. Sick and tired of being told you need a professional to help out with your website? Worry no more! If you want the easy...

The Klingon Programmer’s Code of Honour

The Klingon Programmer’s Code of Honour   Top 20 lines, likely to be overheard if you had a Klingon programmer on your software development team. All Klingons who develop software for the glory of the empire follow this “Code of Honour” and are so called “code...

If architects had to work like web developers

Dear Mr. Architect: Please design and build me a house. I am not quite sure of what I need, so you should use your discretion. My house should have somewhere between two and forty-five bedrooms. Just make sure the plans are such that the bedrooms can be easily added...

The 12 Bugs of Christmas – Software Developer’s Version

1. For the first bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: See if they can do it again. 2. For the second bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: Ask them how they did it and See if they can do it again. 3. For the third bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: Try to...

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