7 Marketing Ideas to Grow Your Business in 2020

Business owners need to know how to promote their businesses in the right way. You may know promoting your business online is necessary in today’s world, but you don’t necessarily understand all of the ways you can do it or the ways that will give you the best results. No matter which of the methods … Continued

What the Death of Google Search Traffic Means for Businesses

Though it may not seem possible, the future realistically holds the death of Google search traffic. Let’s look at some data to explain why this is likely to happen. Google Becomes Alexa Amazon has more than 10,000 employees working on the Alexa product, and they’ve sold more than 100 million Alexa devices. I know there … Continued

Sachs Marketing Group Named to the Clutch 1000

Here at Sachs Marketing Group, we pride ourselves on being a trustworthy, 100% in-house SEO company. Since 2010, our marketing experts have provided SEO services for dozens of huge clients, including BMW, Diamond Resorts, and the United States Air Force. We’re proud to learn that our hard work has been rewarded as Clutch has named … Continued

Bing Announces Link Penalties: SEO is Changing

**This post was selected as one of the top digital marketing articles of the week by UpCity, a B2B ratings and review company for digital marketing agencies and other marketing service providers.** As marketers and SEOs, the industry tends to focus most of its attention on Google. It is after all the search engine with the … Continued

Google’s Guide to Ranking Category Pages

**This post was selected as one of the top digital marketing articles of the week by UpCity, a B2B ratings and review company for digital marketing agencies and other marketing service providers.** Whenever Google’s John Mueller speaks, the community listens to what he has to say. Recently, he answered a question about how to rank a … Continued

Google Changes GMB Listings

Google recently announced they will be automatically applying changes to Google My Business listings with distance-based service areas. The last remaining distance based service areas will be removed. Moving forward, service area businesses currently based on distance are to be automatically converted to the closest named areas. For instance, if your service area includes obscure … Continued

Google’s Stance on No-Follow Outbound Links

Many blogs and websites use no-follow links when writing about outside sources. It’s been common practice to do so among publishers, as it allows them to remain impartial and “safe” from showing preference for one source over another. This practice has long been believed to be the most acceptable way to avoid being seen as … Continued

SEO Perfection for Location Pages

**This post was selected as one of the top digital marketing articles of the week by UpCity, a B2B ratings and review company for digital marketing agencies and other marketing service providers.** Many clients may believe that stuffing the keyword “near me” is the best way to rank in the map pack. The truth is that SEO … Continued

Have a Help Desk? Mine it for SEO Insights

Your help desk is a wonderful source of customer insights that  everyone in your organization can learn from. Depending on how big your business is and how sophisticated your customers are, you probably have a collection of tools that allow you to: Enable customers to submit help tickets and search your knowledge base Enable customers … Continued

Leveraging Offline Events for Link Building

When it comes to SEO, link building is a major part of the process since Google and other search engines take a look at how many sites are linking to yours. For the greatest impact, those links can’t come from just any site, but instead should come from topically related websites that have high quality … Continued

Sachs Marketing Group ranked highly amongst SEO service providers in California by Clutch

Sachs Marketing Group is a Westlake Village, California. A local SEO company based centered on providing cutting digital solutions to your business including Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Development, Web Design, Mobile, Reputation Management, Conversion Testing and Optimization and Video Marketing. Our ability to provide small to midsize companies access to solutions usually available to … Continued

New Options for Fine-Tuning AdWords Bidding

Last month at Google Marketing Live, Google revealed updates for bidding controls in Google AdWords. Marketers should see those become available over the coming months as they roll out. Let’s take a closer look at what the new options are. Set Conversions at Campaign Level Until now, you’ve only been able to set conversion goals … Continued

Google Breaks Silence: Top 3 SEO Factors

Google Webmasters has started a new video series designed to dispel SEO myths – called SEO Mythbusting. The first episode debuted May 15th, and in it, Martin Splitt, one of Google’s Webmaster Trends Analyst speaks with his guest about how search engines work. As part of the discussion, he discusses how Google chooses relevant pages … Continued

5 SEO Tips for Pool Cleaning Businesses

Here in sunny California, there are plenty of pools that need cleaning. If you run a local pool cleaning business anywhere in the country, your website is working for you 24/7 to draw in new business. Ranking high in local search results is important, because most people will go with the first company they see … Continued

How to Use Press Releases for Better SEO

Press releases have long been a great way for businesses to get announcements about their store openings, special events or awards and recognitions circulated by the media. In the past, news outlets would either publish your press release or use it as a basis for building a bigger story. As the internet grew, publishers started … Continued

10 Digital Marketing Myths You Need to Forget

The world of digital marketing is vast and, well, a bit confusing if you’re a newcomer or startup. Millions of tools claim they’re just the ticket to help you win subscribers, grow your sales, and boost your strategies, but do they all really do what they claim? Not even close. In fact, some of the … Continued

8 Outdated SEO Techniques You Need to Stop Using — Now

The world of search engine optimization (SEO) is evolving at a fast and constant pace. You’d be surprised at the number of techniques “experts” used just a couple of years ago that are completely ineffective now! Advances in artificial intelligence (and Google’s algorithms) make it easier than ever for bots to identify genuinely valuable information … Continued

SEO and Healthcare: What You Need to Know

It doesn’t matter if you work in a small doctor’s office or lab or for a large hospital chain; all healthcare professionals need to have an online presence. Healthcare and medical providers face a growing set of unique challenges in the SEO world because of the intense need for privacy and sensitivity they face. HIPAA … Continued

How the SEO Industry Evolved (And Where It’s Headed)

Sit down; let us tell you a little tale about the Wild West… And by Wild West, we mean the early days of marketing on the Internet. In the mid-1990s to the mid-2000’s, the Internet was just coming into its own. More people than ever had home computers, and businesses slowly began capitalizing on this … Continued

Why You Need to Utilize NAP to Master Local SEO

NAP doesn’t refer to the short sleep you love to take in the afternoon, but instead stands for Name, Address, and Phone number. It is a critical piece of the local SEO puzzle, and without it, you will have a hard time getting a business to rank well. Search engines use the NAP information to … Continued

How to Leverage Social Media for SEO

  Social media development isn’t a Google ranking factor, simply because anyone can create a social profile on any number of networks at any time. A mere social presence would mean everyone would rank highly, but with the number of spam accounts out there offering zero value, it’s easy to see why the search engines … Continued

Sachs Marketing Group Rated #8 Top Local SEO Firm

Sachs Marketing Group is proud to announce that our company has been rated #8 top local SEO firm for both February and March 2015 by TopSEOs. TopSEOs, an independent authority on search vendors, rates local companies based on customer satisfaction, competitive advantage, and general industry knowledge. We have received the “Best in Search” award for the Local SEO … Continued

Sachs Marketing Group Recognized for SEO and Digital Marketing

Sachs Marketing Group Stands Out Among Peers Clutch is an online service that uses a rigorous and proprietary research methodology to identify leading mobile app developers, digital marketing agencies, Web developers, IT consultants and system integrators. Thanks to its careful vetting, Clutch enables potential buyers to separate the small group of elite performers from the … Continued