2015 – The Year That Was

First off – We wish you the best in all that you do in 2016 – Happy New Year!

Thanks for following us here at Mockingbird! As we look forward to the future, we wanted to also present you with some of our most popular blog posts from the past year.

As a reminder: You likely only need one domain name. If that one domain happens to be www.practice-area-your-city.com then good for you. You don’t need the neighboring town(s).

Why Most Law Firms Need Only One Domain

We also dove into what you should be paying for legal websites, hosting , registration, and professional marketing services.

How much should a legal website cost?

According to Google, doorway pages “…are sites or pages created to rank highly for specific search queries. They are bad for users because they can lead to multiple pages in user search results, where each result ends up taking the user to essentially the same destination.” If this sounds like pages on your site, read more to see why you should get to removing them now.

Upcoming Google Algorithm Update – Say Goodbye to Doorway Pages

As I mentioned above, you probably only need one domain name. in 2015, new .law top level domains were released. Read the article below to see why you can save your money on this one.

Foolish Lawyers Lining up for .law domains

We also had a great piece that discussed six great ways to get your site and content in front of your target audience. This fantastic piece has a lot of amazing information, so be sure to check this one out.

6 Content Marketing Tactics for Lawyers that Actually Work

In 2015, Google let everyone know that Mobile-Friendliness will become more and more important. The future is here, and mobile views have surpassed those one desktops. If you haven’t already switched to a mobile optimized site, you should be concerned.

Google Will Now Use Mobile-Friendliness as a Ranking Factor

Have a great 2016, and stayed tuned for more important news about legal marketing!