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Let’s Celebrate – How far we have come!

This is our 400th Blog Post!  Time for a little celebration! It is hard to believe I have been blogging long enough to have 400 posts on the web site.  What a learning adventure this blogging has been.   I have to laugh at myself when I look at my posts from way back when. Check […]

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Performing a Website Audit – Part 3

.A website audit is important to do at least a couple of times of year to make sure your site is running well and accomplishing the goals you have for it. In the previous posts, Performing a Website Audit – Part 1 and Part 2, we looked at a list of tasks that included several areas […]

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Performing a Website Audit – Part 2

In our previous post, Performing a Website Audit – Part 1, we reviewed the things to look for with your website goals, effectiveness, and design.  Today we are looking at management, user-friendliness, SEO,  content, and security on your website. Audit So let’s get started with the rest of your website audit. Management: Is it easy to manage […]

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Performing a Website Audit – Part 1

Taking the time to review your website before the end of the year can set you up for success next year. It’s a good idea to audit your website every quarter to make sure it’s performing well and accomplishing the goals you want it to. Before you get started with your audit, you first need […]

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Gear Your Website Up for 2018

Today is Santa’s List Day.  What is on your list for Santa for your business?  Perhaps a new or updated website? As the year winds down, it is a good time to reflect and think about how your blog has served your over the past year and make any needed changes to rock 2019. Let’s […]

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How Will You Celebrate Giving Tuesday?

We stuffed ourselves on Thanksgiving, shopped till we dropped on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday,  and now here we are at Giving Tuesday.   A global giving movement, Giving Tuesday is fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. #GivingTuesday #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season when many focus on their holiday […]

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Small Business Saturday

Have you had your fill of turkey?  Maybe planning to do some “Black Friday” shopping?    Save some of your $$$ for tomorrow as we celebrate “Small Business Saturday.” I’m a Fan! I have always been a fan of Small Business Saturday.  It’s hard for small businesses to compete with the big guys.   It is a […]

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I’m Thankful For You!

As we spend the time leading up to Thanksgiving counting our blessings and showing our gratitude, I wanted to take a few minutes to tell you, my readers, customers, friends, and business acquaintances how thankful I am for you.  Each of you are a blessing to UpStream Marketing and we are grateful for the opportunity to serve […]

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A New Website – Series

Are you planning a new website for the start of the year?  Or maybe you need some sprucing up for your current site. In the past  8 posts, we have covered things you need to be sure and include as you build your site. It all begins with asking yourself,  “What is the purpose of my […]

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Make it Easy to Contact You

Have you ever wanted to purchase something but had a question and couldn’t figure out who to contact or how to contact the company to get your questions answered?   Or perhaps you have made a purchase and are having a problem and can’t get in touch with anyone to get it resolved?   This happens more […]

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