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Websites that Work

July 9, 2014

If the only thing your web site is designed to do is to attract new patients then people have the need to visit the site exactly one time in their entire lives. Good web sites provide both information for potential new patients and services to support existing patients. One of the primary items patients look […]

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Do You Own Your Website?

April 22, 2014

Be sure your office web site domain names are registered to you or your business. Sometimes web site providers will register the names to themselves. This is convenient for them but bad for the dentist. If the web provider owns the domain they have control. This can result in problems if you ever want to […]

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101 Ways To Drive Traffic To Your Website

February 26, 2014

A great detailed outline of ways to drive traffic to your web site: The percentage of internet users in the U.S. jumped from roughly 54% in 2003 to over 71% in 2011. That’s a huge opportunity for your website to not only attract traffic, but to also convert that traffic into revenue. via 101 Free […]

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Responsive Dental Websites

January 27, 2014

In case you missed it: Dentalcompare October At this time we are using three distinct screen sizes, traditional desktop monitors, tiny smart phones, and in the middle tablets such as the iPad. In general we can think of the three screens in this way: Desktops are for work and productivity; Smartphones are for communication; Tablets […]

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TNT Update

December 23, 2013

My friends at TNT dental have just updated their website. Check it out here: Websites have certainly evolved since TNT first pioneered custom built dental websites in 1999. Site design is still critical but good web usage also includes marketing, search optimization, mobile device use and even logo design.

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Marketing 101: The Importance of Conversion

November 25, 2013

From Mashable: One of the most crucial metrics marketers monitor is that of conversions. Now, conversions don’t always indicate a sale, but the metric does indicate that a person took some action that pushes them a bit further down the purchase funnel. via Marketing 101: The Importance of Conversion. If you have a web page […]

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Who Own’s Your Website?

November 15, 2013

Who owns the domain name? That is the name of your web site like (www.drjenkins.com). You as the practice owner should own the name and all of the content. However sometimes the web developer registers the name to themselsves. To find out who owns your domain name or any other for that matter check it […]

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65% of Time Spent on Social Networks Happens on Mobile

October 25, 2013

From Mashable: Mobile devices have changed the way we consume all sorts of online content. We now spend more time looking at photos, using maps, playing games, checking the weather and social networking on mobile phones rather than desktop computers via 65% of Time Spent on Social Networks Happens on Mobile. This supports a trend […]

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Are You Net Savvy?

October 21, 2013

In case you missed it: This Dentalcompare article from May. Are you net savvy? Take this quiz to determine your online footprint… The quiz has two purposes. The first of course is to give you a score to evaluate yourself in order to determine how well you are doing and where to put future resources. […]

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5 SEO Fails

October 10, 2013

HT Susan Richardson from Sesame Communications: …a few months later we check back on the site’s search engine rankings and we simply sigh. If only businesses understood the complexities of search engine optimization. If only businesses understood that search engine optimization is not a “once and done” endeavor. via 5 SEO Fails: What You Risk […]

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5 Quick Tips For Website Improvement

September 26, 2013

…rather than trying to do a complete makeover, consider these five quick minor improvements for your site. It is amazing how a few small improvements can put you on the path to greater goals via 5 Quick Tips For Website Improvement – Modern Practice. The five Quick Tips are: Visual indicators:  Icons Thumbnail images for […]

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13 Ethical Ways to Increase Your Site’s Search Traffic

September 12, 2013

From Mashable: We asked a panel of 13 successful entrepreneurs to share their best advice for generating high-quality, organic search traffic to their business websites. Here’s what they had to say: via 13 Ethical Ways to Increase Your Site’s Search Traffic. Some of the 13 ideas overlap, like create good content, use good keyword optimization […]

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Tablets Drive More Web Traffic than Smartphones

August 1, 2013

From Sesame Communications: Adobe’s data suggests tablet use patterns make it a more likely PC replacement than the smartphone. For example, when people browse the web via a tablet, they visit 70% more web pages per visit than when they use a smartphone. This means that even though there are substantially more smartphones than tablets […]

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9 Tips for Building a Better Website

July 30, 2013

From Amex Open Forum: When it comes to small-business marketing, a great website can be one of the most effective and cost-efficient marketing channels out there. Here’s how you can create a visually appealing website that represents your business in a unique way. via 9 Tips for Building a Better Website | The New OPEN […]

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Does Your Dental Practice Website Have a Purpose?

July 21, 2013

This week at Dentalcompare: A dental website should have three primary purposes. Most likely you are only aware of one. The folks who sell websites to dentists have focused on the marketing and advertising potential of web pages, and as such, many dentists think that is the sole purpose of a website. If you do not feel […]

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Dental Practice Domain Names

July 5, 2013

This week on Dentalcompare: You could delegate this to your web provider, but be sure the names are registered to you or your business. Sometimes web site providers will register the names to themselves. This is convenient for them but bad for the dentist. If the web provider owns the domain they have control. This […]

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SEO vs. SEM: Which Should You Use?

June 5, 2013

From AMEX Open Forum: …when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM)—two of the core fields of Internet marketing. Are you up to speed on the differences between SEO and SEM? via SEO vs. SEM: Which Should You Use? | | The New OPEN ForumThe New OPEN Forum. At the […]

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Top Websites in the United States

June 3, 2013

The top 10 US websites ranked by the number of visitors: 1 Google 2 Facebook 3 YouTube 4 Yahoo 5 Amazon 6 Bing 7 eBay 8 Wikipedia 9 Craigslist 10 LinkedIn Alexa – Top Sites in United States. All but one of the sites is dominated by user generated input or content. Three of the sites, […]

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Test Your Online Footprint

May 30, 2013

This week on Dentalcompare Even if you scored zero on the quiz you will show up in a search. You will show up in Yellow Pages, Superpages or Yelp and the like. As a zero you are not invisible to the Internet. You just have no influence on what shows up and what others see […]

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Top 10 Reasons People Don’t “Like” Your Facebook Posts

May 29, 2013

From Amex Open Forum: Your business is finally on Facebook, but no one seems interested in what you post. Find out why, so you can stop wasting time and start attracting fans. via Top 10 Reasons People Don’t “Like” Your Facebook Posts | | The New OPEN ForumThe New OPEN Forum. All ten reasons are […]

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