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Your Guide to Using Instagram Shop for Business

Your Guide to Using Instagram Shop for Business

If you're a business owner looking to expand your online shopping experience for customers, setting up Instagram Shop is a great solution! This free tool allows you to create your own online store within the Instagram app, making it easier for customers to find and...

How to Optimize Videos for YouTube Search

How to Optimize Videos for YouTube Search

YouTube is one of the largest search engines in the world, and it's a great place to get your video content discovered. However, simply uploading a video won't put it at the top of YouTube's search results. In order to rank higher in YouTube searches, you'll need to...

Understanding Google’s Core Web Vitals

Understanding Google’s Core Web Vitals

How do you know if you're delivering a quality user experience on your website? You're probably tracking a number of website metrics already, but you might also consider monitoring Google's Core Web Vitals to get a better idea of your website's performance. Below,...

I’ve Heard That: Make Sure We Trademark This

I’ve Heard That: Make Sure We Trademark This

In the sixth episode of our I've Heard That podcast on the Hurrdat Media Network, host Meghan Trapp chats with Content Director Bailey Hemphill and Creative Director Max Riffner about the importance of creating a brand for your business, how to leave an impression...

10 Ways to Make Your Website More Mobile-Friendly

10 Ways to Make Your Website More Mobile-Friendly

With 52.2% of all website traffic generated by mobile devices and the wide release of Google's mobile-first index, it's crucial that you have a mobile-friendly website. Not only does mobile-friendliness make it easier for site visitors to use and navigate your...

I’ve Heard That: We’re All Under the Influence

I’ve Heard That: We’re All Under the Influence

In the fifth episode of our I've Heard That podcast on the Hurrdat Media Network, host Meghan Trapp is joined by Social Media Director Kirsten Smith and Media & Entertainment Director Chris Gorman to discuss the rapid growth of influencer marketing, how to...

I’ve Heard That: Are You There, Google? It’s Me, Margaret

I’ve Heard That: Are You There, Google? It’s Me, Margaret

In the fourth episode of our I've Heard That podcast on the Hurrdat Media Network, host Meghan Trapp talks with SEO Director Ross Allen and Content Director Bailey Hemphill about how Google's search engine algorithm works, how it understands search queries, and more....

What Are Web Stories on Google?

What Are Web Stories on Google?

Google recently released Google Web Stories, joining a growing number of platforms that offer a story feature for content creation. Google Web Stories work slightly differently than social media stories, but they pose a unique opportunity for brands and businesses to...

Create Better Marketing Emails with These 12 Tips

Create Better Marketing Emails with These 12 Tips

Customers are constantly bombarded with emails, which can make grabbing their attention through email marketing difficult. But it's not impossible! With effective copywriting, a sense of urgency, and good design, your business can entice customers to open your emails,...