Thursday, July 16, 2015

Mobile Friendly Web Site

In April 2015, Google has began to lower the organic ranking of web sites that are not mobile friendly.
Is your web site mobile friendly?
We can help with upgrading your web site to a responsive template. A responsive template responds to the the device and resizes the pages for a more friendly view.
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Saturday, December 10, 2011


December 2011

Since working with Top Notch Web Marketing Services, Jimmy Max’s catering business has tripled. Over this last summer when business is normally slow, we were booking parties several times a week. I highly recommend Mary Ann as an Internet Developer for your small business.

If you are considering Top Notch Web Marketing Services, I would be more than happy to tell you more Jimmy Max success stories--just stop by Jimmy Max Restaurant of Westerleigh and have pizza with me.

Jimmy McBratney Proprietor

Jimmy Max

Monday, July 11, 2011

Great Read for Small Business Owners

Onward by Howard Schultz CEO of Starbucks. Business Owners this is a Great Book to Read! Check out trailer

Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul

In 2008, Howard Schultz made the decision to return as the CEO of Starbucks to help the company restore financial health and return to its core values. In Onward, he shares the remarkable story of his return, revealing how, during one of the most tumultuous economic times in history, Starbucks again achieved profitability and sustainability without sacrificing humanity.

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Quick Response Codes

QR codes for Print Advertising.

This is callled a quick response code and is used to serve information fast to interested individuals. Anyone with a smartphone can scan and read QR codes with just one click. By including this code in your marketing materials you can:
  • Send a link to your web site landing page, provide photos & videos.
  • Coupon
  • Menus
  • Provide Contact Information
  • Deliver an email address
  • Produce a Geo Location (maps & directions)
  • Give a phone number
  • SMS (mobile to mobile text)
  • Text information
  • & more
Your custom account will provide tracking and analytics. Have Top Notch Web Marketing customize your QR code.

Friday, November 26, 2010

Event Marketing

Do you have an upcoming event & need to get the word out quickly? We will provide the powerful tools for event marketing. Custom built campaigns just for your event. We offer coordinating linked campaigns with pay-per clicks ads, social sites and Constant Contact Newletters. All campaigns come with daily & weekly tracking results. For best results we offer Fully Managed and Semi Managed campaigns.

To get started email us with your event details to:

Friday, April 16, 2010

Score Small Business Internet Tips

I thought this was a well written article from our Local SCORE Chapter that I would like to share with you all.

A resource partner of the US Small Business Administration
Brought to You by Staten Island SCORE

Chapter of the Year

Spot the Business Problems the Internet Can Solve
By David Johnson
There are many reasons to create a Web site to take your business online. You can use your site to reduce your marketing costs to geographically diverse locations, to open new sales channels, or to enhance customer service. You can also use it to extend your current business into an entirely different product line, or to project a professional image.

Reduce Sales and Marketing Costs A Web site broadens your reach far beyond normal physical constraints by making information about your business available to anyone with access to a computer and an Internet service provider - which translates into millions of people around the world. You can provide up-to-date information 24 hours a day, seven days a week without the costly reprinting associated with brochures or the long-distance charges and travel expenses of contacting your customers directly.

Your web site can extend the value of the marketing dollars you already spend. You can include your web site URL on your collateral marketing materials so that potential customers will have a convenient way of getting the information they need to make a purchasing decision. You can offer specials without the expense of mailing campaigns.

If your site is designed to process orders, you can make sales regardless of the date, time of day, or current staffing levels without incurring the extra costs of toll-free calls, regional sales offices or distribution centers.

Open New Sales Channels Web sites allow you to explore new ways to sell products. For wholesalers, it can open a new retail channel. For local businesses, national and international sales are now more attainable. For vendors of specialty products, the diverse client base on the Web makes selling their products more feasible. And, potential customers can find your products regardless of whether or not you count them in your target customer base or intentionally market to them.

In, Jaclyn Easton's book of 23 e-commerce case studies, The International Golf Outlet discovered that Japanese businessmen would pay seemingly cost-prohibitive shipping rates to get new golf equipment as soon as it became available in the U.S. market. This sales channel would have never been available had it not been for the Web.

Enhance Customer Service Even if you don't sell your products or services online, a web site can be a useful, cost-effective tool for customer service. Most sites feature FAQs-answers to frequently asked questions-that enable them to provide timely answers to most customer questions. Many also feature email links to customer support personnel, which can reduce the expense of toll-free calls. If you sell your products online, you can confirm orders electronically. You can also offer your customers the ability to check the status of their orders or accounts or handle transactions anytime. Offering your customers convenience makes them more loyal.

Learn About your Customers' Needs Your web site can help you find out more about who your customers are and what they want. You can gather information about your customers from online forms and surveys, or from observing what parts of your site people visit and how they find your site. This can help you focus on what's important to your customers and allow you to find out quickly whether a new product feature or program is of interest.

Offer New Products The Internet has proved to be a fertile ground for experimentation. Many companies have found the Web to be a place where it's safe to offer new products or move into entirely new businesses. The ease of posting pages to a Web site-and ability to gather instant information about how customers react to new product offers-lets you test-market goods and services in a way never before possible. While many companies big and small are sticking to their traditional products, many are using the Web to move into new areas.

Make a Stronger First Impression
By leveraging technology, small businesses can project the professional image of being a larger company. The way your site handles Web technology-serving up pages, accepting orders, incorporating dynamic and interactive features-can easily leave visitors with the impression that your small business is much larger than it really is.
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SCORE, Chapter 476 provides resources and expertise to maximize the success of existing and emerging small businesses. A small business is defined as an independent business having fewer than 500 employees.

The first priority of Chapter 476 is to provide the best possible business counseling to our clients. This is accomplished by having qualified volunteers dedicated to this task.

SCORE is dedicated to entrepreneurial education and the formation, growth, and success of small businesses; by providing high quality technical and managerial counseling, and guidance.

The SCORE program concentrates on the individual business owners or managers as clients. SCORE members shall assist their clients to take a balanced approach to management, and to enhance the potential for success of their business through quality education and counseling on specific problems.


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