There has been a lot of buzz in reaction to Instagram’s new ‘Stories’ feature. Similar to Snapchat, Instagram Stories allows users to upload images throughout the day to their story feed, which followers of that user can then view. The story images delete themselves after 24 hours to make room for a new story on […]
About Lisa Giosi
Lisa is Social Media Manager/Brand Account Manager at Active Web Group, where she develops and implements strategies to keep her clients’ brands moving forward. She has received both her B.S. in Advertising and her M.A. in Communication Arts from New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan.
The key to having a successful website is landing page optimization, which encourages more conversions. There is always room for improvement when it comes to conversions, and here are some of our top ways to strengthen those numbers through landing page design. Improve My Landing Pages
Facebook recently announced their plans to change their algorithm, which would favor friends and family over fan pages and publishers. Facebook said “We’ve heard from our community that people are still worried about missing important updates from the friends they care about…” implying their new focus to fill news feeds with content from friends and […]
Instagram’s new logo design is creating quite the buzz around the social media community, with comments ranging from support to scrutiny. As with most social media changes, everyone has something to say about it, but the real question is, how much does a logo really tell about a brand? Of course, the general reaction is […]
It’s in a business’ nature to cut corners and try to find the cheapest alternative to ensure profits. In some cases the marketing budget is one of the cuts, resulting in more do-it-yourself projects. For those who have taken it upon themselves to do their own marketing, here are five things you’re probably doing wrong.
Customer service has evolved over the years. Looking back at the start of the first call centers in the 1960’s, companies have been searching for ways to better communicate with their customers. Now, in an age where things are expected instantly, social media has allowed brands to improve customer service even further.
Conversion Rate Optimization, also known as CRO, is crucial element of any website, yet often it is half-hearted or completely forgotten altogether. According to Venture Beat, “[CRO is] the marketing equivalent of the smart salesperson that spends 80% of his or her time working on existing customers, rather than the colleague that chases across the country trying to find all new business.” This can be especially true with landing pages.
The key to a successful brand is consistency. There should be a “feeling” or an “identity” associated with your brand, and that should be presented online. Can your brand say it has the same feeling across devices and channels?
Active Web Group developed a series of webinars to provide business owners with a general understanding of digital marketing, including an introduction to SEO and what pitfalls to avoid, how better understand your SEO KPIs, and an overview of what should be included in your digital marketing campaign.
From multi-million dollar corporations to budding non-for-profits, organizations on every corner of the business spectrum need to have an understanding of the tone of voice they will use on social platforms before ever creating their first company profile.