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Social Media and Branding

Social media marketing has a great track record for creating leads for service companies like Chem-Dry. Some of our clients tell us they get a lot of leads just from Facebook. Others say Facebook is great for brand awareness, but they don’t see a lot of leads from Facebook alone......


How to Set Up a Google Business Page - 11/3/2015

In this blog post, we have two slide shows that walk you through first, how to set up a Google Business Page and two, how to add a new manager to that page if you would like someone else to have access to make posts and keep your page updated for you...




Understanding the SEO Process - 11/3/2015

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization is a process of creating or editing information for a website in order to achieve the highest rankings possible for your subject.  Search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo want to ensure that when they rank a particular webpage for a particular subject that the link they offer to the person searching is the best match for what is being searched....


Chem-Dry goes PINK for Breast Cancer - 09/29/2015

Chem-Dry is dedicated to raising money for breast cancer programs through its support of NBCF year-round because breast cancer isn't active just in October. In three years, the Cleaning for the Cause program has donated more than $100,000 to NBCF and Chem-Dry stays committed to keep donating to fight breast cancer. - See more at: http://www.chemdry.com/blog/community/cleaning-for-the-cause


How SEO, PPC, and Internet Marketing Work Together - 09/14/2015

Despite what others may tell you, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and PPC (Pay-Per-Click) is not all there is to online marketing.  SEO and PPC are just two of the tools that can be used in an internet marketing campaign.  There are many other marketing channels to consider...


Google Local Listing Results Back Down to 3 - 09/11/2015

What Changed?

Google announced recently that local search listings on the first page of Google are now only three. This change is now live on Google. Furthermore, the website url is no longer displayed nor is the full address of the business.  Instead, There are two icons showing to the right of the listing.  A "Directions" icon and the "Website" icon....


SEO Vs PPC (Pay-Per-Click) - 09/11/2015

What is better for my business, SEO or PPC? The short answer is both are important.  The long answer is going to take, well, a little longer to answer.  Let’s start by looking at the differences between SEO and PPC.


Google Update Panda 4.2 - 09/10/2015

The latest Google update, Panda 4.2 is rolling out slowly over the next few months. In some cases SEO experts have seen increase in rank for some pages, followed by a loss in page rank back to about the same position. This new rollout, according to Google should take a few months before all pages have been indexed. If this is the case, then it is possible fluctuations in ranking may be due to various pages within the site being indexed and shuffled...