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Why Choose WordPress vs Other Website Builders

WordPress is the most popular CMS (content management system) in the world! It is used by over 75 million websites, including approximately 15% of the top 100 websites. So you’re in great company when you choose WordPress for your website. We specialize in WordPress builds, design, and management because we do online marketing for a…

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All WordPress Sites Are Not Created Equally

When you’re ready to make your online presence known, or upgrade your existing dysfunctional website, you’ll want the best WordPress website around. At Site Smart Marketing, building high-quality, mobile-friendly, and search engine optimized websites is what we do for companies large and small. We understand that this is a large undertaking and that you have…

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Google My Business Gift Card & Donation Campaigns

GMB Support Options During COVID-19

Did you hear that Google is offering financial support options for small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic? The two new options include gift card sales and fundraisers via donation. Let’s break it down to see who qualifies and how to get started. Who Qualifies For These Support Campaigns? Any business with a verified Google…

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Coronavirus Small Business Relief

Coronavirus Small Business Relief

The Coronavirus pandemic has created economic uncertainty and fear for many people, but business owners are especially feeling the strain of keeping the doors open and employees paid. In the face of mandatory closures that are dragging on for weeks – and with no clear end in sight – it’s no wonder that so many…

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Don’t Stop Marketing During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Weathering Economic Downturns

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered life as we know it for the time being. We are increasingly being asked to isolate and practice “social distancing” to help flatten the curve and slow the spread of this new virus. As “nonessential” businesses are being asked to temporarily close or shift to remote working, new challenges arise,…

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California’s New Privacy Law (CCPA)

CA New Privacy Laws

We thought 2019 was a tough year for the online tech world, and now 2020 begins with a bang with a new chapter in privacy laws and the protection of personal information. That’s right folks, California passed a strict new law that just went into effect on January 1, 2020. The California Consumer Privacy Act…

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Call Tracking Issues With Mobile Phones

Call Tracking Problems On Mobile Phones

We use a call tracking service through CallTrackingMetrics.com to track the results from our client’s online marketing efforts. We use this data to gather valuable insight and ensure our marketing services are delivering the results our customers are paying for. Call tracking services (all of them) work by utilizing unique phone numbers to track Google…

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Why Does My Website Say “Not Secure”?

Is Your Website Secure?

You probably landed here because your website is telling you it’s “not secure,” but you are confused about what it means for your business and website. We’ve got the skinny on what this means, and how to get your site secure. What’s The Securi-tea? As of July 2018, Google now requires an SSL certificate to…

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Is Your Website Truly Mobile Friendly?

Is Your Website Actually Mobile Friendly

What Is Mobile First Indexing? Google will primarily use the mobile version of a company’s website for indexing and ranking.  In the past, the index used was the desktop version of a page when calculating the relevance of a page. Currently, web users now access Google through their mobile device. This is driving the mobile…

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5 Reasons Why WordPress is the Best CMS

WordPress Is The Number One CMS

WordPress is the best CMS (Content Management System) available for marketing websites, and if you don’t agree, you can fight us. (Just kidding. Maybe.) While we can build, repair, and do search engine optimization with other types of sites – they don’t perform as well very quickly. To make them rank well online it ends…

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