How Should I Respond to Negative Online Reviews? In the digital age, online reviews are increasingly important to businesses, and customers know it. It is impossible to please everybody all the time, and sooner or later a disgruntled customer will post a negative review, or threaten to post one to get something out of you. This can be a stressful situation, but there are some simple guidelines you can use to resolve the situation calmly

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At JSMT Media, we specialize in making WordPress websites that are professional, mobile-responsive, SEO-friendly, and customizable. We never compromise on quality, and from our experience we have found that WordPress is by far the best platform for building most business websites. WordPress provides the tools for building a website that meets our clients’ needs and our high standard of quality without getting in the way of our process. Here are some reasons why we believe

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Why is Restaurant Web Design Important? As the internet continues to become the primary source of information for more and more people, it is more important than ever for a restaurant to have a website. If someone is going out to eat, the first thing they will likely do is search Google or Yelp to see what is in their area. When they do, you want your restaurant to show up with a clean, modern,

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In the age of social media, a common question we get is: “Which social media platform is best for advertising my business?” With multiple different popular platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram being mentioned all across the internet, it can be difficult for a new business to get started. However, there are some simple guidelines that can help you decide which platform, if any, you should focus on. Which Social Media Platform is Right

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The legal industry is very competitive. No matter what branch of law you practice, such as family law, criminal law, or foreclosure law, you will have competitors in your area. The internet has become the average consumer's primary means of finding legal help, so it is important to have a legal marketing plan to stand out from the crowd and have a website you can draw traffic to. Making a Diverse Legal Marketing Plan The

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If you are looking for an SEO company to increase your site’s visibility on Google and other search engines, there are some simple questions you can ask to help you decide if they are going to help or harm your business. What promises are they making? Here are some red flags to watch out for when talking to an SEO company about what you can expect from their services: A guarantee to get you the

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Tips for Picking a Domain Name Picking a domain name for your website is an important decision. Your domain name is how people are going to locate your business online, and can have a large effect on how potential customers, and search engines, view your site. Here are some things to consider when choosing a domain name. Keep it short and simple, and make it match your business name as closely as possible. Let’s say

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The Difference Between Organic Search and Paid Search Results When search engines like Google or Bing return search results they display two types of results, organic and paid results. Organic search results are sometimes called natural search results and are much harder for your website to acquire. Organic search results are based on a search engine's rankings of your website and it’s content. Ranking high for searches and keywords related to your business or product

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What Can Local SEO do for My Business? In order for your local business to be successful, your customers need to be able to find you. For example, if you own a restaurant, you want your customers to easily find your address, phone number, hours, and menu through a quick Google or Yelp search. The same applies to hotels, dentist offices, dry cleaners, or any other local business: you want to make it as easy

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Mobile Headaches Websites that are not mobile-friendly are a nuisance. Smartphone users squint at tiny text and desperately zoom and scroll left and right in an attempt just to read the content. Buttons don’t work, calls to action are missed, and linking to these sites proves problematic. Frustrated users will quickly exit sites that are not optimized for smaller mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones. The Rise of Mobile Technology According to the Pew

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