Articles Tagged: Local Business Marketing

Few Things about Motivation

January 11, 2019

Motivation is the key to success. When I want to accomplish something, I usually start by making a set of long and short-term goals. The goals I make are measurable so I can view my progress. Seeing where I’ve come from to where I am now is a great motivator.

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Importance of Online Reviews

January 08, 2019

Online reviews can be found very easily, because of search engines and mobile apps. Reviews are what people see before they see your store in real life. I think of reviews as an online storefront.

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How to Create a Strong Password for WordPress

October 31, 2017

When moving as fast as we do in this world, it can be tempting to enter in your password you’ve used for years and be on your way. The path of least resistance. The problem with the method above may not be as apparent as you think.

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What is an SSL Certificate?

October 26, 2017

SSL Certificates have become a very popular topic since Google decided in 2014 to use them as a ranking signal in search results. We’re all starting to become accustomed to the green lock icon in the address bar. It lets us know that the website we’re browsing is legitimate and takes their website and company seriously.  Learn about SSL Certificates and how they can benefit your website.

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Marketing for Rocket Scientists

October 18, 2017

Often, we talk with business owners who want a website for their business, but don’t currently do any marketing. We ask: “Facebook? Instagram? Craigslist?” The answer: “Facebook? I don’t get it. Instagram? Why?” My favorite excuse: “Craigslist? I tried it once and it didn’t work.”

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Why Your Company Should be on Google Local Business

September 30, 2013

When a new business owner asks us about steps they should take online, our first recommendation is listing their business with Google Local Business Along with a website, a Google Places listing provides great visibility within local and regular search results (not to mention it’s free). For instance, if you search “Graticle Design” on Google, the …

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Shawn and Jill were both fantastic to work with!! They turned the project around quickly, the design for our logo turned out perfectly and it was a pleasure to do business with them. If you are looking for a design company I HIGHLY recommend Graticle!!

Jonathan Simmons

Reclamation Church

Longview, Washington

The BEST graphic artist I have worked with in the past 20 years. Found him (surprisingly) on Craigslist. Extremely fast, affordable, and the best quality of work I’ve ever received. He very carefully listened to my ideas and produced graphics exactly reflecting my vision. Shawn’s work exceeded my expectations. His quality of work was also complimented by the printing company who usually reserves comments.

Candy Jackson

Portland, Oregon