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Outrank Your Competitors on Google with This 1 Simple Strategy // Dec 08 // JLB

Don’t let your low search ranking cause you to miss out on business opportunities. Show Google that your site is relevant by launching this strategy. Search engine optimization has become a necessary component of any modern digital marketing plan. If potential customers cannot easily find your website on Google, you are likely forfeiting sales to […]

SEO: How Search Engines Work – Franklin TN // May 16 // JLB

Search engines crawl the web, sifting through billions of data points to serve up information in a fraction of a second. The access to instant information we’ve come to take for granted is based on an enormous system of data retrieval and software. Google has been the most forthcoming about how its search engine works, […]

Web Design, SEO and Social Media – how does it all matter? // Mar 16 // JLB

People are often saying that they only need their website to just be an online brochure.   Sounds great in theory and in fact is partly what a well designed website is all about.   But to think of your website as just a brochure is really missing the opportunity.   Even if you feel that you just […]

3 Reasons Websites Are Vital for Small Businesses // Oct 17 // JLB

We found this article on Forbes.com by Nicole Leinbach Reyhle, and it is right on target.  Check it out, today! Running your own business is no easy task, and your to-do-list is guaranteed to never end. This said, you shouldn’t use this as an excuse to take short cuts when it comes to having online […]

Local Search Popularity Means Small Businesses Still Need SEO // Oct 16 // JLB

We found this article off Mashable.com fascinating to read.More and more consumers are turning to their smartphones and mobile devices to help them find nearby businesses and make purchases. In fact, 50% of people who make local searches on a smartphone visit a store within a day, according to a report from Google.The report, which […]

New Apple iPhones // Sep 25 // JLB

At JLB, we design websites that are mobile friendly.  There has been a lot of hype about the iPhone vs. the Android.  Whether it’s an iPhone or an Android, JLB takes care of all of your mobile website needs. Here is the latest review from Wired’s Mat Honan. Apple iPhone 6 Plus The WIRED iPhone […]

Going Viral // Sep 01 // JLB

10 of the Most Creative Ice Bucket Challenge Videos These Challengers Went Above and Beyond for a Great Cause Check out this article by Elise Moreau, Trends Expert on webtrends.about.com The #IceBucketChallenge was one of the biggest viral sensations of 2014. You couldn’t refresh any of your social feeds without seeing a video shared of some famous […]

Complete Guide to Visual Content // Jul 30 // JLB

Once again, we find Kevan Lee’s writing to be spot on regarding content.  Check it out below: A Complete Guide to Visual Content: The Science, Tools and Strategy of Creating Killer Images Written by Kevan Lee We love setting goals for improvement here at the Buffer blog, and one of our most recent challenges has been […]

Matt Cutts and Some Summer Intel from Google // Jun 15 // JLB

Matt Cutts recently posted a nice little vlog on Google’s latest direction in the world of SEO. It’s not too deep, but it does provide a telling snpashot of some of the areas that Google is focusing on for the next several months. Key areas of change and growth?

Google + and Google Places // Jun 13 // JLB

And the two have become one… Google+ (read: Google Plus) and Google Places have been merged together by, well, Google. What does this mean?