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Announcing our Special Relationship with Google

We have a variety of partnerships, friendships and other assorted business relationships. I’ve never felt the need to crow about any of them until now…. our close and special relationship with Google. In fact, I’m guilty of mocking marketers who claim to have special Google access – those who imply they have special access to… Keep Reading

Mike Blumenthal

Google Review Penalty in the Works?

Last week, we posted about the upcoming SEO penalty for obnoxious chat interstitials – this week, its a change in Google’s guidelines around local reviews.  In this particular case, we are talking about law firm websites that feature reviews of the firm.  The story, broken by Local SEO expert Mike Blumenthal, doesn’t specify how Google will… Keep Reading

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Google SEO Penalty for Chat Pop-ups Coming?

I‘ve long ranted against many of the implementations of chat conversions – especially on mobile devices – in which the chat is so aggressive that it covers up content, as well as all other forms of conversion – phone numbers and form fills.  In most cases, chat implementations are configured to maximize revenue for the… Keep Reading

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4 Google AdWords Tips You Should Implement Right Now

Mockingbird is one of the newest members in the Google’s Partner Acceleration Program (humble bragging found here). With this exciting new partnership comes exclusive training from Google’s AdWords specialists themselves. During our recent training at Google’s offices, one thing was stressed over and over: MOBILE IS IMPORTANT. I could tell you that people check their… Keep Reading

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SEO Traffic Generates 1 call per 30 visitors

This is a review of a Benchmarking study I conducted for the American Bar Association quantifies the question: How much business does SEO generate? This has been an oft disputed theory – although frankly I’ve never understood the dispute – but there are certainly factions within the legal online marketspace who argue vociferously that SEO traffic… Keep Reading

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