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Why your business should “be transparent”

No matter how big or small or young or old your business is, you may have some misconceptions of online reputation management. I’ve talked about how to handle feedback better, but there is more than feedback businesses all have to deal with. From negative reviews, to outright insults, reputation management covers more than you realize. …

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How To Respond To Negative Reviews

Handling Feedback

While reviews are great for SEO and you need them for various reasons sometimes they’re not all that great. Sometimes we get hit with some negative reviews. Whether it’s a bad experience or a lack of a feature, there are a number of reasons for why people post negative reviews. But what if I told you those negative reviews are all a good thing? After I explain how we ought to react and respond to negative reviews, my hope is for you to realize one thing: Bad reviews give you power.

Do you Even Need a Website?

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One thing is pretty clear about websites and businesses. If you have a business today, you need a website. All across the internet, that answer is apparent and there are some compelling reasons for having a website. It’s a powerful communication tool, a source for marketing, a great source of additional income streams, and more. …

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Lak Padem talks to mtek Digital about Job Search in 2019

Getting started on a job search can be a challenging process.   Lak Padem of Eagle Staffing visited to offer some great information on what Tech Recruiters are looking at in 2019, and how to get yourself ready for the Job Seeking endeavour.

Is the I.T. Department managing your website?

Mtek Digital SEO
Small and medium businesses often outsource their websites to the same people that manage their IT needs. That's like getting your butcher to buy your spouses anniversary gift. (Not there is a problem with that of course, I know some very stylish butchers...) but it's not what they do BEST. Working with an experienced firm to ...

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Mtek Interviews Jane Halford

Jane's clients have everything riding on her ability to plan and communicate during big transitions. In this week's interview, Jane shares the tool she uses to ensure that her business and her clients business receives the very best care.

3 Reasons not to tackle your Website Project alone!

Mtek Digital SEO

In the modern B2B and particularly B2C world, a contemporary and functional website for your business is a necessity. Unless you operate as a word of mouth driven sole proprietorship part time – chances are you are still concerned with attracting new business. For most businesses, exposure to new potential business is nearly impossible without …

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Why isn’t anyone coming to my site? How can I get more traffic?

Mtek Digital SEO

For anyone unfamiliar with building for the web, there is a belief (perhaps based on past experience) that building a website alone will draw traffic. In 2016, you no longer have that option. Millions of users daily are online, surfing Facebook, Googling, and Bing-ing the hours away. And guess what…they aren’t seeing your billboard on …

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