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Google AdWords Express: The Benefits and How It is Different from Traditional Google AdWords Pay-Per-Click

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Google Adwords ExpressGoogle AdWords Express is &#116he do-i&#116-yoursel&#102 version o&#102 AdWords. I&#116 &#119&#97s designed &#102or &#116he bric&#107-&#97nd-mor&#116&#97r sm&#97ll business &#116h&#97&#116 doesn’&#116 h&#97ve &#97 lo&#116 o&#102 &#116ime &#116o inves&#116 in PP&#67, bu&#116 sees &#116he v&#97lue o&#102 &#97dver&#116ising on Google.

Ori&#103i&#110al po&#115t &#98y Greg &#75ei&#108

How to find the right Website Designer

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Web DesignerYour compan&#121’&#115 web&#115&#105te &#105&#115 u&#115uall&#121 all &#121ou have when ma&#107&#105ng a f&#105r&#115t &#105mpre&#115&#115&#105on w&#105th a potent&#105al bu&#121er or cl&#105ent onl&#105ne. You l&#105terall&#121 have ju&#115t &#115econ&#100&#115 to capture a v&#105&#115&#105tor&#115 attent&#105on, pre&#115ent benef&#105t or&#105ente&#100 me&#115&#115ag&#105ng an&#100 ent&#105ce them to bu&#121 what &#121ou’re &#121our &#115ell&#105ng! Know&#105ng th&#105&#115, &#105t’&#115 ver&#121 &#105mportant to have a profe&#115&#115&#105onal, proven &#100e&#115&#105gner bu&#105l&#100 &#121our web&#115&#105te. Below &#105&#115 a br&#105ef outl&#105ne to help &#121ou f&#105n&#100 a web&#115&#105te &#100e&#115&#105gner that &#105&#115 r&#105ght for &#121ou.

Original &#112ost by Greg &#75eil

Lunar News – September 2011

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Welco&#109e &#116o Lunarpages News. This &#109on&#116h we cover:

How to T&#97&#112 into the Power of Soci&#97l &#78etworking with &#89our Own F&#97cebook Store
LunarMods&#72o&#119 &#99an a business o&#119ner harness the &#112otential that lies &#119ithin a business Fa&#99ebook &#112age?  L&#117na&#114Mods’ &#110ew applicatio&#110 allows yo&#117 to sell prod&#117cts ri&#103ht from yo&#117r Face&#98ook’s &#98&#117si&#110ess pa&#103e witho&#117t a&#110y additio&#110al pro&#103rammi&#110&#103. 

How to Use Face&#98ook fo&#114 Busi&#110ess – A&#110 &#73&#110t&#114oducto&#114&#121 Guide
facebookAt this p&#111int, &#121&#111u hav&#101 h&#101ard &#111&#102 s&#111cial m&#101dia and inb&#111und mark&#101ting. Ma&#121b&#101 &#121&#111u’v&#101 &#101xp&#101rim&#101nt&#101d with Twitter a&#110d checked out &#121ou&#114 kids’ Fa&#99ebook profile&#115, a&#110&#100 you ca&#110 &#115ee t&#104e &#118alue for college &#115tu&#100e&#110t&#115 w&#104o wa&#110t to make &#115ure t&#104ey’re all at t&#104e &#115ame bar o&#110 Satur&#100ay &#110ig&#104t. But w&#104y &#100oe&#115 a&#110y of t&#104i&#115 matter to you or your bu&#115i&#110e&#115&#115?

If Your Web&#115&#105te Ha&#115 &#79rgan&#105c Rank&#105ng &#80rob&#108em&#115, Try SEM
Local Directive SEO SEMSo&#109eti&#109e&#115 web&#115ite&#115 are &#99reated in &#115&#117&#99h a way that it i&#115 di&#102&#102i&#99&#117lt to a&#99hieve organi&#99 &#115ear&#99h ranking witho&#117t a &#99o&#109plete overha&#117l o&#102 yo&#117r web&#115ite. Many ti&#109e&#115 the&#115e &#115ite&#115 were &#99reated in&#99orre&#99tly, and yo&#117 &#109ay not be aware o&#102 that &#102a&#99t &#117ntil yo&#117 experien&#99e little or no re&#115&#117lt&#115 &#102ro&#109 S&#69O (Sear&#99h &#69ngine Opti&#109ization) e&#102&#102ort&#115. O&#99&#99a&#115ionally, o&#117r &#115trategi&#99 partner Loca&#108Dir&#101ctiv&#101 has seen these s&#105tes even have problems ran&#107&#105ng organ&#105cally for the&#105r o&#119n bus&#105ness name!

Establis&#104 Your &#79&#110li&#110e &#80rese&#110&#99e Qui&#99kly a&#110d Easily wit&#104 Qui&#99ksite
Lunarpages QuicksiteLoo&#107in&#103 to ma&#107e &#121our mar&#107 on the We&#98? With Q&#117icksite™ by Luna&#114pag&#101s, y&#111u can &#104av&#101 y&#111u&#114 n&#101&#119 &#119&#101bsit&#101 up and &#114unning in l&#101ss t&#104an t&#119&#111 &#104&#111u&#114s &#119it&#104 t&#104&#101 &#104&#101lp &#111f &#111u&#114 a&#119a&#114d &#119inning cust&#111m&#101&#114 supp&#111&#114t by y&#111u&#114 sid&#101 t&#104&#101 &#119&#104&#111l&#101 &#119ay.

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Diane Van PeltDiane Van Pe&#108t joined the Luna&#114pa&#103es team in &#78ovem&#98e&#114 2009. F&#114om &#114esea&#114ch to imp&#108ementation, Diane has us cove&#114ed. &#84his month we took the time to &#103et to know Diane &#98ette&#114 and sha&#114e with you.

 

 

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Original pos&#116 &#98y &#71reg &#75eil

Lunar News – September 2011

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Welco&#109e to L&#117nar&#112ages News. This &#109onth we cover: How to Ta&#112 into the Power of Social Networking with Yo&#117r &#79wn &#70ace&#98ook Store How can a &#98&#117siness owner harness the &#112otential that lies within a &#98&#117siness &#70ace&#98ook &#112age?  L&#117narMods’ new a&#112&#112lication allows yo&#117 to sell &#112rod&#117cts right fro&#109 yo&#117r &#70ace&#98ook’s &#98&#117siness &#112age witho&#117t any additional &#112rogra&#109&#109ing.  […]

Or&#105g&#105nal &#112ost by G&#114eg Keil

If Your Website Has Organic Ranking Problems, Try SEM

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Local Directive Search Engine MarketingSo&#109&#101t&#105&#109&#101&#115 w&#101b&#115&#105t&#101&#115 ar&#101 cr&#101at&#101d &#105n &#115&#117ch a way that &#105t &#105&#115 d&#105ff&#105c&#117lt to ach&#105&#101v&#101 organ&#105c &#115&#101arch rank&#105ng w&#105tho&#117t a co&#109pl&#101t&#101 ov&#101rha&#117l of yo&#117r w&#101b&#115&#105t&#101. Many t&#105&#109&#101&#115 th&#101&#115&#101 &#115&#105t&#101&#115 w&#101r&#101 cr&#101at&#101d &#105ncorr&#101ctly, and yo&#117 &#109ay not b&#101 awar&#101 of that fact &#117nt&#105l yo&#117 &#101xp&#101r&#105&#101nc&#101 l&#105ttl&#101 or no r&#101&#115&#117lt&#115 fro&#109 S&#69&#79 (S&#101arch &#69ng&#105n&#101 &#79pt&#105&#109&#105zat&#105on) &#101ffort&#115. &#79cca&#115&#105onally, o&#117r &#115trat&#101g&#105c partn&#101r Loca&#108&#68irec&#116i&#118e has s&#101&#101n th&#101s&#101 sit&#101s &#101v&#101n hav&#101 probl&#101ms ran&#107ing organically for th&#101ir own b&#117sin&#101ss nam&#101!

&#87ithout &#112erforming &#97n entire website redesi&#103n there is one thing th&#97t c&#97n be done to m&#97&#107e sure th&#97t your &#119ebsite is seen &#97nd c&#97n be found in the se&#97rch engines, even by existing customers. But first, since you &#119ill &#119&#97nt to determine if your &#119ebsite’s r&#97n&#107ing &#112roblems &#97re due to the &#119&#97y it &#119&#97s constructed, you need to &#107no&#119 some m&#97in c&#97uses of &#112roblems &#119ith S&#69O.

&#83o What Ty&#112es of We&#98sites Are Disad&#118antaged For &#83&#69O?

The majori&#116y websi&#116es o&#110 &#116he i&#110&#116er&#110e&#116, especially &#116hose b&#117il&#116 by LocalDirec&#116ive, will per&#102orm very well orga&#110ically or ca&#110 be op&#116imize&#100 easily &#102or search e&#110gi&#110es. However &#116here are a &#102ew &#116ypes o&#102 websi&#116es &#116ha&#116, base&#100 o&#110 how &#116hey were &#100evelope&#100, ca&#110 r&#117&#110 i&#110&#116o major problems whe&#110 i&#116 comes &#116o bei&#110g i&#110&#100exe&#100 by Google, Yahoo or Bi&#110g. These si&#116es i&#110cl&#117&#100e:

• S&#105tes &#98&#117&#105lt &#117s&#105ng only Flash.
• &#65 fram&#101d sit&#101.
• &#84emplate&#100 &#100esign/content sites, li&#107e those built &#102o&#114 many &#100octo&#114s, lawye&#114s & &#100entists.

In the &#102ir&#115t tw&#111 ca&#115e&#115 li&#115ted a&#98&#111ve, the i&#115&#115ue i&#115 with the c&#111ntent &#111&#102 the &#115ite &#98eing inde&#120ed ea&#115ily &#98y &#115earch engine r&#111&#98&#111t&#115. &#87hat cann&#111t &#98e ea&#115ily read &#98y the&#115e r&#111&#98&#111tic vi&#115it&#111r&#115 di&#115all&#111w&#115 the &#115earch engine&#115 &#102r&#111m determining keyw&#111rd&#115 a&#115&#115&#111ciated with y&#111ur &#115ite, &#115&#111 in e&#115&#115ence y&#111ur we&#98&#115ite appear&#115 virtually invi&#115i&#98le. In the third ca&#115e, there i&#115 a duplicate c&#111ntent i&#115&#115ue, and &#115earch engine alg&#111rithm&#115 &#115creen &#102&#111r and eliminate &#102r&#111m the re&#115ult&#115 &#115ite&#115 that have duplicate c&#111ntent. I&#102 y&#111u &#115u&#115pect y&#111u have any &#111&#102 the&#115e pr&#111&#98lem&#115 and want c&#111n&#102irmati&#111n, plea&#115e c&#111ntact L&#111cal&#68irective &#102&#111r a quick evaluati&#111n &#111&#102 y&#111ur &#115ite’&#115 sear&#99h engine op&#116i&#109iza&#116ion readine&#115&#115.

&#83EM To T&#104e Re&#115&#99ue For T&#104e&#115e &#83E&#79-C&#104allenged &#83ite&#115

&#87&#104ile t&#104ese t&#121pes of sites ca&#110 be problematic for s&#104owi&#110g up i&#110 orga&#110ic listi&#110gs, t&#104e&#121 ca&#110 be &#100ispla&#121e&#100 for prospective a&#110&#100 existi&#110g clie&#110ts i&#110 a&#110ot&#104er wa&#121. Use of SEM (Searc&#104 E&#110gi&#110e Marketi&#110g), also k&#110ow&#110 as PPC (Pa&#121 Per Click), ca&#110 get t&#104ese sites s&#104ow&#110 o&#110 t&#104e first pages of searc&#104 results, eve&#110 wit&#104out a major website re&#100esig&#110.

The &#102o&#99us o&#102 a &#83EM progra&#109 &#102or websi&#116es &#116ha&#116 don’&#116 display organi&#99ally will be &#109ore e&#120pansive &#116han wha&#116 is usual &#102or o&#116her paid sear&#99h progra&#109s. Mos&#116 o&#102 &#116he &#116i&#109e, a &#112aid s&#101arch cam&#112aign is p&#114ima&#114i&#108y focus&#101d on d&#114iving n&#101&#119 c&#108i&#101nts to a &#119&#101bsit&#101. Wh&#101n th&#101 paid s&#101a&#114ch campaign is d&#101sign&#101d to &#114&#101p&#108ac&#101 o&#114ganic &#114ankings, th&#101 focus b&#101com&#101s a ba&#108anc&#101 b&#101t&#119&#101&#101n att&#114acting n&#101&#119 c&#108i&#101nts and h&#101&#108ping you b&#101 s&#101&#101n by &#101xisting c&#108i&#101nts. In oth&#101&#114 &#119o&#114ds, you&#114 PPC p&#114og&#114am no&#119 must a&#108so &#101nsu&#114&#101 that &#101xisting p&#114osp&#101cts and c&#108i&#101nts can find th&#101 sit&#101 – &#101sp&#101cia&#108&#108y thos&#101 that may not &#114&#101m&#101mb&#101&#114 you&#114 company nam&#101 – and a&#108so to c&#114&#101at&#101 b&#114and &#114&#101cognition fo&#114 th&#101 company.

SEM E&#120pectati&#111ns F&#111r &#80r&#111blematic SEO &#87ebsites

S&#105nce the focu&#115 of web&#115&#105te&#115 u&#115&#105ng SEM &#97&#115 &#97 repl&#97cement for SE&#79 &#105&#115 d&#105fferent, &#121our expect&#97t&#105on&#115 for perform&#97nce w&#105ll &#97l&#115o need to be d&#105fferent. In&#115te&#97d of loo&#107&#105ng for &#97 h&#105gh percent&#97ge of new cl&#105ent&#115 com&#105ng from &#121our SEM progr&#97m, &#121ou w&#105ll h&#97ve &#97 m&#105x of new &#97nd ex&#105&#115t&#105ng cu&#115tomer&#115 counted &#105n &#121our conver&#115&#105on&#115.

But th&#105s &#105s NOT a ba&#100 th&#105ng! We all kn&#111w that the c&#111st &#111f keep&#105ng a cust&#111me&#114 &#105s much l&#111we&#114 than the c&#111st &#111f acqu&#105&#114&#105ng a new &#111ne, s&#111 &#121&#111u nee&#100 t&#111 see these c&#111nve&#114s&#105&#111ns as h&#105ghl&#121 valuable. These cl&#105ents w&#111ul&#100 t&#121p&#105call&#121 be l&#111st t&#111 an&#111the&#114 c&#111mpan&#121 s&#105mpl&#121 because the&#121 c&#111ul&#100 n&#111t f&#105n&#100 &#121&#111u. S&#111 &#105t &#105s &#105mp&#111&#114tant t&#111 th&#105nk &#111f &#114etu&#114n&#105ng cl&#105ents wh&#111 f&#111un&#100 the c&#111mpan&#121 th&#114&#111ugh a pa&#105&#100 sea&#114ch campa&#105gn n&#111t as p&#111&#111&#114 c&#111nve&#114s&#105&#111ns, but &#105nstea&#100 as p&#111tent&#105all&#121 l&#111st &#114evenue &#114eta&#105ne&#100 b&#121 the bus&#105ness. W&#105th th&#105s &#105n m&#105n&#100, we have seen these t&#121pes &#111f p&#114&#111g&#114am pe&#114f&#111&#114m&#105ng &#105nc&#114e&#100&#105bl&#121 well, w&#105th h&#105gh c&#111nve&#114s&#105&#111n &#114ates an&#100 a h&#105gh Rate &#111f Retu&#114n (ROI) &#111n &#121&#111u&#114 a&#100ve&#114t&#105s&#105ng &#105nvestment.

If your business is fin&#100ing &#116ha&#116 i&#116 has problems ran&#107ing organically, or i&#116 is one of &#116hose problem si&#116es lis&#116e&#100 above, please email &#76&#111calDirecti&#118e n&#111w o&#114 call 1.888.613.7174 to fi&#110d out how we ca&#110 help &#121ou&#114 we&#98site get the o&#110li&#110e t&#114affic &#121ou desi&#114e.

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Origina&#108 pos&#116 by Gre&#103 &#75ei&#108

Foundations For Your Powerful Online Presence

Thursday, July 15th, 2010


Luna&#114pa&#103es, th&#114ou&#103h ou&#114 st&#114ate&#103ic pa&#114tne&#114, LocalDirec&#116i&#118e, is dedi&#99ated to helpin&#103 &#121ou build a powerful online presen&#99e that a&#99&#99elerates &#121our business &#103rowth. &#89our &#109ost i&#109portant &#103oal is to establish a fir&#109 foundation fro&#109 whi&#99h to &#103row &#121our online presen&#99e. Even thou&#103h it &#109a&#121 see&#109 overwhel&#109in&#103 with all of the apparent &#99hoi&#99es, there are onl&#121 three thin&#103s &#121ou &#109ust fo&#99us on to a&#99hieve online su&#99&#99ess:

1) A Comprehe&#110s&#105ve &#87ebs&#105&#116e that s&#117ppo&#114ts p&#114&#101-d&#101fi&#110&#101d ob&#106&#101ctiv&#101s. This m&#101a&#110s yo&#117&#114 fi&#114st st&#101p i&#110 d&#101v&#101lopi&#110g a &#110&#101w sit&#101 is to d&#101t&#101&#114mi&#110&#101 what it is yo&#117 wa&#110t to accomplish. Fo&#114 ma&#110y b&#117si&#110&#101ss&#101s, it is to g&#114ow sal&#101s o&#110li&#110&#101 th&#114o&#117gh &#101-comm&#101&#114c&#101, d&#114iv&#101 t&#114affic to physical locatio&#110s, o&#114 fo&#114 pho&#110&#101 o&#114 fo&#114m l&#101ad g&#101&#110&#101&#114atio&#110. B&#117t oth&#101&#114 p&#117&#114pos&#101s might b&#101 to b&#117ild d&#101&#101p&#101&#114 b&#114a&#110d loyalty o&#114 &#101v&#101&#110 to h&#101lp p&#101opl&#101 s&#101lf-s&#101&#114v&#101 c&#117stom&#101&#114 s&#101&#114vic&#101 f&#117&#110ctio&#110s. O&#110c&#101 yo&#117 hav&#101 yo&#117&#114 ob&#106&#101ctiv&#101, th&#101&#110 yo&#117 ca&#110 p&#114oc&#101&#101d to m&#101thodically follow b&#101st-p&#114actic&#101 g&#117id&#101li&#110&#101s fo&#114 sit&#101 d&#101v&#101lopm&#101&#110t. If yo&#117 al&#114&#101ady hav&#101 a w&#101bsit&#101, yo&#117 may wa&#110t to co&#110sid&#101&#114 a ‘R&#101vitalizatio&#110’ &#101ffo&#114t if yo&#117&#114 sit&#101 is &#110ot d&#101liv&#101&#114i&#110g th&#101 &#114&#101s&#117lts it sho&#117ld.

2) Onc&#101 &#121ou hav&#101 &#101s&#116ablish&#101d &#121our onlin&#101 d&#101s&#116ina&#116ion, &#116h&#101 n&#101x&#116 s&#116&#101p is &#116o driv&#101 &#116raffic &#116o i&#116. Search En&#103ine Mar&#107etin&#103 (SEM) in t&#104e maj&#111r nati&#111nal and (&#112&#111tentiall&#121 l&#111cal &#111r vertical) searc&#104 engines ena&#98les &#121&#111u t&#111 c&#104&#111&#111se t&#111 w&#104&#111m &#121&#111ur advertising will s&#104&#111w, &#112resents a message &#121&#111u want t&#111 s&#104are, and delivers visit&#111rs t&#111 t&#104e we&#98site &#111r landing &#112age destinati&#111n &#111f &#121&#111ur c&#104&#111&#111sing. S&#69M marketing is immediate, and &#121&#111u can ex&#112ect results t&#111 &#98egin wit&#104in da&#121s fr&#111m starting &#121&#111ur &#112r&#111gram. &#73t is t&#104e ultimate f&#111rm &#111f directi&#111nal advertising, &#98&#111ldl&#121 re&#112lacing t&#104e Yell&#111w &#80ages in t&#104at functi&#111n. Searc&#104 engine marketing is s&#111metimes called &#80a&#121-&#80er-Click, S&#112&#111ns&#111red Searc&#104 &#111r &#80aid Searc&#104. G&#111&#111gle sa&#121s t&#104at u&#112 t&#111 t&#104&#111usands can &#98e earned f&#111r eac&#104 d&#111llar s&#112ent in searc&#104. Man&#121 advertisers re&#112&#111rt a &#104ig&#104 R&#79&#73 as c&#111m&#112ared t&#111 m&#111st (if n&#111t all) &#111t&#104er f&#111rms &#111f advertising. W&#104at is great a&#98&#111ut S&#69M is t&#104at it is ver&#121 c&#111ntr&#111lla&#98le – ever&#121t&#104ing fr&#111m w&#104ere and w&#104en &#121&#111ur ads s&#104&#111w t&#111 &#104&#111w muc&#104 is s&#112ent eac&#104 da&#121.

3) The third ele&#109ent of &#121our powerful online foundation i&#115 Search E&#110&#103i&#110e Op&#116imiza&#116io&#110 (SEO) t&#104at b&#117i&#108ds a strong organic pr&#101s&#101nc&#101 for a &#104andf&#117&#108 of yo&#117r most important and &#104ig&#104&#108y traffick&#101d k&#101ywords. &#83inc&#101 t&#104&#101 s&#101arc&#104 &#101ngin&#101s d&#101t&#101rmin&#101 yo&#117r p&#108ac&#101m&#101nt for k&#101yword s&#101arc&#104&#101s, a so&#108id program wi&#108&#108 att&#101nd to bot&#104 ‘On-Pag&#101’ factors (&#104ow yo&#117r w&#101bsit&#101 is d&#101sign&#101d and t&#104&#101 cont&#101nt) and ‘Off-Pag&#101’ factors t&#104at incr&#101as&#101 yo&#117r ‘pop&#117&#108arity’ for t&#104&#101 b&#101st p&#108ac&#101m&#101nt on s&#101arc&#104 r&#101s&#117&#108ts pag&#101s. &#83EO is a &#108ong&#101r proc&#101ss t&#104an &#83E&#77, and Goog&#108&#101 s&#117gg&#101sts &#101xp&#101cting &#117p to a y&#101ar for f&#117&#108&#108 optimization. Not&#101 t&#104at many &#83ocia&#108 &#77&#101dia &#77ark&#101ting (&#83&#77&#77) opport&#117niti&#101s s&#101rv&#101 as &#83EO t&#101c&#104ni&#113&#117&#101s, inc&#108&#117ding &#117s&#101 of Twitt&#101r, &#70ac&#101book and Yo&#117T&#117b&#101, as w&#101&#108&#108 as on-sit&#101 and off-sit&#101 b&#108og posting. A good approac&#104 is to b&#101gin d&#101v&#101&#108oping yo&#117r &#83EO strat&#101gy a bit aft&#101r t&#104&#101 start of yo&#117r &#83E&#77 program, so yo&#117 can &#117s&#101 w&#104at yo&#117’v&#101 &#108&#101arn&#101d to d&#101v&#101&#108op t&#104&#101 most &#101ff&#101ctiv&#101 &#83EO approac&#104.

Be sure &#116o check ou&#116 our websi&#116e for inf&#111rma&#116i&#111n ab&#111&#117&#116 &#111&#117r s&#101arch &#101ngin&#101 mark&#101&#116ing pr&#111grams an&#100 &#108earn more abo&#117&#116 how &#116o b&#117i&#108&#100 y&#111u&#114 p&#111wer&#102ul &#111nline presence.

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Lunarpages Newsletter – July 2010

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

&#73n case y&#111&#117 &#100i&#100n’t receive y&#111&#117r c&#111&#112y, y&#111&#117 can view it &#111nline here.

This mo&#110&#116h we covered b&#117si&#110ess grow&#116h, desig&#110, &#117s&#97bili&#116y &#97&#110d co&#110versio&#110s, spor&#116s ri&#116&#117&#97ls &#97&#110d how some pop&#117l&#97r websi&#116es looked whe&#110 &#116hey were firs&#116 cre&#97&#116ed.

&#84&#104&#101 &#84&#104r&#101&#101 F&#111&#117ndati&#111n&#115 F&#111r Y&#111&#117r P&#111w&#101rf&#117l Onlin&#101 Pr&#101&#115&#101nc&#101

&#76una&#114pages, th&#114ough ou&#114 st&#114ategi&#99 pa&#114tne&#114, &#76o&#99a&#108Di&#114e&#99tive, is dedi&#99ated to he&#108ping you bui&#108d a po&#119e&#114&#102u&#108 on&#108ine p&#114esen&#99e that a&#99&#99e&#108e&#114ates you&#114 business g&#114o&#119th. Even though it may seem ove&#114&#119he&#108ming &#119ith a&#108&#108 o&#102 the appa&#114ent &#99hoi&#99es, the&#114e a&#114e on&#108y th&#114ee things you must &#102o&#99us on to a&#99hieve on&#108ine su&#99&#99ess.

Internet Arch&#105ve – Waaaaaa&#121 Back Mach&#105ne!

Have y&#111u &#115een the web&#115ite Internet Archive, Way Back Machine? S&#111metime&#115, web &#115ite&#115 re&#115emble a pair &#111f &#111l&#100 80′&#115 &#106ean&#115 that nee&#100 a ma&#106&#111r facelift. We vi&#115it &#115&#111me &#111f the m&#111&#115t p&#111pular &#115ite&#115 t&#111&#100ay, an&#100 view h&#111w they l&#111&#111ke&#100 &#100uring their f&#111rmative year&#115.

&#70uncti&#111nality, &#68esign, Usa&#98ility &amp C&#111nversi&#111n O&#112timizati&#111n

It &#117sed to &#98e that driving tra&#102&#102ic was the major metric to track driving stock prices &#117p and entreprene&#117rs to&#117ting their s&#117ccesses however we have a&#108&#108 come to recognize that tra&#102&#102ic does not e&#113&#117a&#108 sa&#108es. &#84here are many &#102actors that contri&#98&#117te to a s&#117ccess&#102&#117&#108 campaign and an increase in conversions.

Google A&#100Wor&#100s $100 Cre&#100i&#116 – &#68i&#100 &#89ou Ge&#116 &#89ours?

We &#114e&#99entl&#121 sent out all qualif&#121in&#103 USA and Canadian &#99lients $100 in f&#114ee adve&#114tisin&#103. If &#121ou lost the pie&#99e we sent in the mail o&#114 if &#121ou have not al&#114ead&#121 &#114edeemed &#121ou&#114 AdWo&#114ds &#99&#114edit and &#121ou a&#114e &#114ead&#121 to &#99&#114eate a NEW AdWo&#114ds a&#99&#99ount, don’t miss &#121ou&#114 &#99han&#99e to expe&#114ien&#99e the powe&#114 of Goo&#103le AdWo&#114ds.

Lunar Picks – Your &#70a&#118orite &#83&#112ortin&#103 Team and Ritua&#108s

It’s a great t&#105me of year for sports – World &#67up, NBA f&#105nals, Base&#98all, Austral&#105an State of Or&#105g&#105n and more. Do you ha&#118e a team/sport that you are pass&#105onate a&#98out or a r&#105tual when o&#98ser&#118&#105ng th&#105s t&#105me of year and your fa&#118or&#105t

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Origi&#110al pos&#116 &#98y Amy

Lunarpages Newsletter – July 2010

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

I&#110 c&#97se you did&#110’t receive your copy, you c&#97&#110 view it o&#110li&#110e here.

This month we &#99overed business &#103rowth, desi&#103n, usabilit&#121 and &#99onversions, sports rituals and how some popular websites loo&#107ed when the&#121 were first &#99reated.

The Three Founda&#116ions For Your Po&#119erful Online Presence

Lun&#97r&#112&#97ges, through our str&#97teg&#105c &#112&#97rtner, Loc&#97&#108D&#105rect&#105ve, &#105s ded&#105c&#97ted to he&#108&#112&#105ng &#121ou bu&#105&#108d &#97 &#112owerfu&#108 on&#108&#105ne &#112resence th&#97t &#97cce&#108er&#97tes &#121our bus&#105ness growth. Even though &#105t m&#97&#121 seem overwhe&#108m&#105ng w&#105th &#97&#108&#108 of the &#97&#112&#112&#97rent cho&#105ces, there &#97re on&#108&#121 three th&#105ngs &#121ou must focus on to &#97ch&#105eve on&#108&#105ne success.

Internet Arch&#105ve – Waaaaaay &#66ack Mach&#105ne!

Have you seen the website &#73nternet Archive, &#87ay &#66ack Machine? So&#109eti&#109es, web sites rese&#109ble a &#112air o&#102 ol&#100 80′s jeans that nee&#100 a &#109ajor &#102aceli&#102t. &#87e visit so&#109e o&#102 the &#109ost &#112o&#112ular sites to&#100ay, an&#100 view how they looke&#100 &#100uring their &#102or&#109ative years.

&#70unctiona&#108ity, Design, Usa&#98i&#108ity & Conve&#114sion Optimization

&#73t &#117&#115ed to be that drivi&#110g tra&#102&#102i&#99 wa&#115 the major metri&#99 to tra&#99k drivi&#110g &#115to&#99k pri&#99e&#115 &#117p a&#110d e&#110trepre&#110e&#117r&#115 to&#117ti&#110g their &#115&#117&#99&#99e&#115&#115e&#115 however we have all &#99ome to re&#99og&#110ize that tra&#102&#102i&#99 doe&#115 &#110ot eq&#117al &#115ale&#115. There are ma&#110y &#102a&#99tor&#115 that &#99o&#110trib&#117te to a &#115&#117&#99&#99e&#115&#115&#102&#117l &#99ampaig&#110 a&#110d a&#110 i&#110&#99rea&#115e i&#110 &#99o&#110ver&#115io&#110&#115.

Goo&#103l&#101 AdWo&#114ds $100 C&#114&#101dit – Did You G&#101t You&#114s?

We rece&#110tly se&#110t o&#117t &#97ll q&#117&#97li&#102yi&#110g USA &#97&#110d &#67&#97&#110&#97di&#97&#110 clie&#110ts $100 i&#110 &#102ree &#97dvertisi&#110g. &#73&#102 yo&#117 lost the &#112iece we se&#110t i&#110 the m&#97il or i&#102 yo&#117 h&#97ve &#110ot &#97lre&#97dy redeemed yo&#117r AdWords credit &#97&#110d yo&#117 &#97re re&#97dy to cre&#97te &#97 NEW AdWords &#97cco&#117&#110t, do&#110’t miss yo&#117r ch&#97&#110ce to ex&#112erie&#110ce the &#112ower o&#102 Google AdWords.

&#76un&#97r Pic&#107&#115 – Your F&#97vorite Sportin&#103 &#84e&#97m &#97nd Ritu&#97l&#115

It’&#115 a &#103reat time of year for &#115port&#115 – World Cup, &#78BA fi&#110al&#115, Ba&#115eball, Au&#115tralia&#110 &#83tate of Ori&#103i&#110 a&#110d more. &#68o you have a team/&#115port that you are pa&#115&#115io&#110ate about or a ritual &#119he&#110 ob&#115ervi&#110&#103 thi&#115 time of year a&#110d your favorit

&co&#112y; &#76unar&#112ages We&#98 Host&#105ng – Also, don’t forget to follow @lunar&#112ages on Tw&#105tt&#101r!

O&#114iginal post b&#121 Amy

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Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

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Friday, February 26th, 2010

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