Contractor Advertising Blog

What Does it Cost to Advertise on Facebook?

"How much will it cost?" is usually the first question a business owner asks when they're considering a new advertising route. If you're considering advertising on Facebook, you're probably wondering what it'll cost. Unfortunately, the answer that most people, articles, and online resources will give you is "well, it depends." Today, we're here to give you a better answer than… Read More

Web Accessibility – What Does it Mean and Why is it Important?

You may have heard the term "web accessibility" around the internet lately. But what does "web accessibility" mean, and is it important for SEO? In this article, we'll break down exactly what web accessibility is, how to optimize a website for it, and why it's important for your website's search engine performance. Let's get into it! What is Web Accessibility?… Read More

Why Doesn’t My Business Show Up In Local Search?

google algorithm Why doesn't your business show up in local search on Google and other search engines? Well, the answers might surprise you! Learn all about local search from the expert marketers at Contractor Advertising here today! Google's local pack is an excellent place to draw traffic to your site and your Google My Business listing. It is always displayed above organic… Read More

Not Advertising on Social Media? Don’t Miss the Boat

Let's assume you run a plumbing business, and that you're wondering how to reach more customers in the 21st century. Well, it's a whole lot less complicated than you'd probably think. With social media websites like Facebook, Instagram, and others, you can reach your audience faster and more affordably than ever before! That's right, social media advertising is the new… Read More

How To Safeguard Your Clients from Your Competitors

In this article, we'll explore the several different strategies you can adopt to help safeguard your clients from your competitors. Unfortunately, one of the most common ways that businesses seek out new customers is by attempting to "snipe" them away from their competitors. For example, let's assume you run a plumbing business and that your company tends to do quite… Read More

How To Improve Your Google My Business Rankings

As we've discussed here before, a Google My Business (GMB) profile is all but necessary for any business with a website. Whether you're a carpenter, plumber, HVAC technician, lawyer, or bail bonds agency, a well-made Google My Business profile really can grow your customer base. However, just like any other online search ecosystem, the Google My Business platform has a… Read More

OK Google, How Do I Optimize for Voice Search?

Voice searches are starting to seriously dominate the marketplace. In fact, 40% of adults use voice search at least once a day (and comScore estimates 50% of all searches will be voice searches by 2020)! In other words, if you're not optimizing for voice searches, then you're potentially missing out on nearly half of all possible traffic to your website!… Read More

SEO Copywriting Checklist

When it comes to SEO (Search Engine Optimization), your site copy (content) is king. But, just like with every other aspect of SEO, there is a wrong and right way to go about optimizing your copy for search engine performance. In fact, copy is so important to SEO, that the SEO experts here at Contractor Advertising have put together a… Read More

Link Building and Establishing Authority

All right, so you've done it. You took the time to create high-quality content that your users were looking for and supplied the answers to their questions. Best of all, you made sure that your content resonates with users and search engines, but there is one small problem. Your pages are still not ranking. If this sounds like something you… Read More

Marketing Your Essential Business

Marketing Your Business During The Shutdown Do you run an essential business, such as a plumbing shop or HVAC repair company? Well, if you do, then you may find yourself wondering how to approach marketing during such a strange and tumultuous time in history. Well, thanks to the essential business marketing professionals at Contractor Advertising, you don't have to worry any longer! With our help, you'll… Read More