8 Straightforward Tips to Design a Winning Local SEO Strategy for Your Business

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Google pretty much runs the world — at least the digital one. Don’t believe us? Where do you go when you need information on a new restaurant, doctor, or auto mechanic? That’s right, Google. And you’re not alone. Studies show that 80% of people, use search engines to find local information, and roughly 92% of search engine users, worldwide, use Google.

As a marketing professional or business owner of a region-based organization, this fact means that your local SEO strategy is incredibly important.

We’ve shared information regarding SEO tactics and game plans before. If you haven’t read that blog post yet, it’s worth a look. But here’s the thing; many CleanPix users run localized businesses. Sure, they can still benefit from general SEO strategies, but they also need to understand how to best show up in region-based searches.

That’s what this blog post is about. After reading this article, you’ll understand how to rank your company’s website in local Google search listings and drive more traffic to your business. Whether you operate a local hotel, work on your city’s tourism board, or own your town’s swankiest new restaurant, a strong local SEO strategy will help you achieve success.

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Exploring the “Upload Only” Capabilities with CleanPix

CleanPix "upload Only" feature

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In October of 2018, we released additional flexibility to our “Tiered Sub-Accounts” feature, which allows CleanPix admins to grant other users special access to account files, effectively providing them with a mini CleanPix account, while still maintaining complete control and security over their files.

This new capability gives our clients an easy way to limit 3rd party privileges to “upload only”. We want to explore this functionality in greater detail in this blog post. Keep reading to learn how this feature can be applied to a few different real-life scenarios.

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The Power of User Generated Content: Turning Customers Into Brand Advocates

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User generated content isn’t a new concept. The strategy has been used for years, but the rise of social media has made it even more important and accessible to every kind of business. In this blog post, we’ll outline what user generated content is, why it’s important, and a five-step process you can use to develop a winning USG strategy.

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7 Morning Rituals to Make You More Productive Throughout the Entire Day

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How do you start your day? If you don’t have a definitive answer to that question, it’s time to evaluate your mornings and develop productive morning rituals. This blog post will show you how to you do it and help you to consistently hit peak performance in everything you do.

First we’ll discuss why morning rituals are so important. Then we’ll outline nine ideas you can implement into your morning routines to increase productivity. Let’s dive in!

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12 Productive Hobbies to Make You More Successful in the New Year

12 productive hobbies for success

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The way you spend your leisure time is important. Sure, binge watching the latest hit Netflix show is great fun, but is it really going to help you achieve your goals? Probably not. So today we want to discuss 12 productive hobbies you can adopt to become more successful in the new year.

The activities on this list are a diverse mix; there’s something for every kind of personality. Keep reading to discover the most productive hobbies, why each is beneficial, and how to know which activities you, personally, should pursue.

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7 Tips to Better Manage a Remote Team

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Do you manage a remote team? Would you like to? If so, you’ve come to the right place!

Remote work is growing fast. According to IWG, 70% of professionals around the world work remotely at least once per week. And these numbers are only expected to rise in the future.

Whether your team is completely distributed or just a few of your staff members work outside the office from time to time, this blog post will help you better manage a remote team. We’ll start by addressing three myths regarding remote work. Then we’ll detail seven tips you can use to manage a remote team more effectively.

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How to Stop Being a Perfectionist in 6 Simple Steps

Learn how to stop being a perfectionist.

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There’s an epidemic affecting businesses the world over. Unfortunately, many people don’t even know it exists. We’re talking about perfectionism.

This blog post will teach you how to stop being a perfectionist. First we’ll dive into what perfectionism really is and its causes. Then we’ll outline a seven step approach you can take to break your perfectionist tendencies. Ready?

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Beat Procrastination With These 7 Easy Tactics

7 Tactics to Beat Procrastination.

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In order to become more productive, you first have to beat procrastination. After all, you can’t implement any productivity tips and tricks until you actually start working on a project. This blog post will teach you how to avoid procrastinating.

First, we’ll analyze three reasons why we tend to push off important tasks. Then we’ll share seven tactics you can use to beat procrastination once and for all.

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