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[WEBINAR] Get Ahead on 2018’s Optometry Trends & Winning New Patients

As a Google Premier Partner, we’re fortunate to have the folks over at Google join us at Surefire to co-host a webinar a few times a year. What we love about these events and (more importantly) what past attendees have told us, is that they’re incredibly helpful. Google is constantly evolving, and these webinars present a …

By Steve Eastlack | October 30th, 2017 |

[VIDEO] Houzz for Home Pros: How to Rock Your Houzz Profile

  Houzz is a favorite among homeowners looking to remodel and upgrade their homes. Learn how to create the ultimate Houzz presence that allows you to engage this growing community. Creating the ultimate Houzz profile to represent your business Ways to showcase your excellent job photos with projects and Ideabooks How your Houzz presence impacts …

By Steve Eastlack | October 27th, 2017 |

[PODCAST] Are You Investing Enough in Your Business’s Greatest Asset?

In This Episode Mark G. Richardson talks through one of his 12 themes featured in his book Fit to Grow: People. People are your greatest asset: the five simple words of this theme are easy to understand, but less so to execute. Mark helps business owners think differently about their employees – from hiring to training and …

By Steve Eastlack | October 24th, 2017 |

[VIDEO] 3 New Google My Business Tools to Drive More Appointments

  Google has released exciting new tools that help eye doctors connect with patients online. Join Jeff White, VP of Client Services at Surefire Local to learn ways you can engage them in local search results long before they click to your website. Watch this on-demand webinar and learn how to: Publish relevant content with …

By Steve Eastlack | October 20th, 2017 |

[VIDEO] A Business Owner’s Advice on Managing Your Ratings

Don’t let one bad rating ruin your online reputation. Get ahead and gain a competitive advantage by making reviews and ratings a priority. Join Bill to learn specific ways to not only manage your ratings but use them to grow your business. Watch this webinar on demand and learn: Unique challenges to managing reviews in …

By Steve Eastlack | October 20th, 2017 |

[PODCAST] To Become A More Successful Business Owner, Answer These 10 Questions

In This Episode Are you asking the right questions? In this episode, Mark G. Richardson talks through the 10 questions every business owner should ask themselves to find solutions to better manage their business and anticipate future challenges. Stay Connected If you’d like to gain insight, ideas, and knowledge that’ll help you establish a strong …

By Steve Eastlack | October 17th, 2017 |

Surefire Local on the Rise; CEO Speaks at Venture Atlanta

Venture Atlanta is an annual conference that gathers together the most innovative companies, disruptive technologies, and top-tier investors in the region. Surefire Local multiplies the impact of your online marketing efforts by helping you see and strengthen all your online activities from a single platform – things like SEO, online ads, reviews, local listings, and social …

By Steve Eastlack | October 13th, 2017 |

[VIDEO] Your Web Presence is More Than Your Website: Tools to Manage Your Reputation & SEO

Kelsey Coleman, Director of Communications and Public Affairs at the Better Business Bureau BBB), shares some very helpful tips on how to best manage your web presence and online reputation, which is your business’s strongest marketing asset! If you’d like to learn more information about becoming a BBB Accredited Business, please click here. Your Web …

By Steve Eastlack | October 13th, 2017 |

Surefire Customers Have an Advantage with Newly Introduced Snapchat Context Cards

Snapchat Context Cards Give Businesses an Advantage in Local Search Snapchat made an exciting move this week that provides information about businesses when there is a mention. This has great potential for all local business owners who are looking for another way to engage people who could be looking for their services. The best thing about this …

By Shashi Bellamkonda | October 12th, 2017 |

[VIDEO] 7 Ways Home Improvement Pros Can Dominate Their Digital Marketing on One Platform

The main challenge that many business owners and marketers face in the home improvement industry is attributing their marketing activities with ROI. During this on demand webinar, Bob Sheehan (Surefire’s SVP of Client Services) and Jason Jeong (Surefire’s VP of Product) break down what local businesses should be spending on digital marketing and how to see …

By Steve Eastlack | October 6th, 2017 |

Checklist: 8 Steps to Building The Perfect Website

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A Guide to Google My Business

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Good Reviews & How to Get 'Em

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Making Social Media Work for Your Local Business

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