Tara Wesson
Tara Wesson
15th Sep, 2021
If you’ve visited a website, you’ve probably had to click “accept” or “decline” on a popup asking whether you accept cookies. But what does this mean? With third-party cookies being phased out, it’s important to understand this and start preparing for a cookie-less world. Companies in the health industry will need to transition their current marketing from a reactive strategy to a proactive one. The health sector is highly regulated online, and it may take the assistance of a digital marketing agency specialising in health to navigate this extra hurdle and optimise your...
Ruth Chapman
Ruth Chapman
15th Sep, 2021
A great doctor’s bio starts with a great understanding of what the patients are looking for. Sometimes it can be tricky to write a good one. This guide will help you nail the basics of writing up an effective doctor’s bio that can be included in the medical centre’s website, newsletters or in any other publications. A doctor’s bio on a medical centre website is a very important piece of information. It’s a little introduction. The first impression. It’s a blurb about the doctor that describes who they are and what they do. And this piece of information can be the deciding...
Ruth Chapman
Ruth Chapman
14th Sep, 2021
All the digital trends of 2020 pointed to one thing: video. Video, video, video. And while the Vine Digital team doesn’t completely disagree with this trend, we believe that video has a time and a place. We’d suggest thinking twice before you slap that video on your homepage, as doing so will possibly cost you in the long run. Let’s talk about it. Videos Are a Good Thing… Right? The general consensus is that videos on homepages are a good thing. Common catch cries include: “It showcases the product!” “It adds interest to the page!” “It tells our...
Tara Wesson
Tara Wesson
14th Sep, 2021
As an in-house writer, my job description varies day-to-day. The goal stays the same: I use words to help our clients achieve their digital marketing goals. One part of my day might be spent writing social media posts; another few hours will be dedicated to sales writing or blog posts. While all these tasks fall under the umbrella of content marketing, there are some key differences between copywriters and content writers. Here’s how to tell the difference between copywriting and content writing, why this distinction is important, and how to get the best of both worlds in your own content...
Ruth Chapman
Ruth Chapman
14th Sep, 2021
In my experience, small business owners fall into one of two categories. Some are right on top of the newest trends in marketing—digital, social, Adwords, the works. There’s not a marketing buzzword they won’t throw at you in a meeting. The rest are experts in their field and just want to get on with the business of doing what they know best. “Website?” they ask, “yeah, I think we’ve got one of those”. Which category do you fall into? Well this article is for you! Yes, it doesn’t matter which one you are. That’s the whole point. (Made for a nice intro...
Tara Wesson
Tara Wesson
10th Aug, 2021
business owner guide to core updates
Do you find that every few months, your website traffic slows and you have no idea why? You’re still posting relevant content and targeting the right keywords… so why’s your traffic declining? Well, you’re not alone. And you’re not necessarily doing anything wrong. Let us introduce you to Google’s core updates. What happened in the most recent update? Unfortunately, there is no definite answer to this question. Different industries have been affected in different ways. The effects of a core update will depend on the major keywords and topics within the industry. To...
Tara Wesson
Tara Wesson
21st Jul, 2021
local seo
Do you provide products or services on a mainly local basis? A hairdresser, butcher or restaurant, for example. If so, local SEO is vitally important in helping more people find you. If you’re already “doing” SEO, you might be wondering: what is local SEO, and do I need it? With a growing number of mobile searches and people shopping locally with COVID-19, the answer is likely to be yes. In fact, by ignoring local SEO, you could be missing out on a large pool of potential customers. We’re here to explain where to focus your local SEO efforts, and what you need to know about...
Tara Wesson
Tara Wesson
13th Jul, 2021
audit graphic
Is your website fast, secure, and easy to read? This is what a technical SEO audit boils down to. While technical SEO can quickly get complex, once you look past the jargon there’s some simple steps to make sure you’re nailing the basics. We’re here to help with our seven-step technical SEO audit checklist—designed for business owners with no prior SEO knowledge. Take Me Straight to the Audit! Make your site indexable and crawlable Secure your website Create a dynamically generated sitemap Make it mobile-friendly Check your site’s load speed Remove...
Julia Kim
Julia Kim
6th May, 2021
hootsuite
With the pandemic, social media is more relevant than ever. Experts have seen a huge leap in social media usage, with over 3.6 billion people on social media, and users averaging 144 minutes online daily. As a marketer, this means bigger opportunities for you to leverage your business on social media. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy as it seems; social media is a real jungle. To navigate your way through it, take a look at these seven smart tools that will help you level up your social media management game. Table of Contents The Best Social Media Tools to Use in 2021 Social...