Wednesday, 26 August 2020

All Systems Go Marketing Offers SEO And Content Marketing For SMEs

All Systems Go Marketing, a digital marketing company based in La Mesa, California, is pleased to share that they provide search engine optimization (SEO) services and content marketing for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). For twenty years, they have helped clients in southern California as well as the rest of the US.

The agency is aware that most SMEs in America have strongly relied on SEO in order to broadcast their services. Due to the physical distancing measures implemented against the spread of COVID-19 and customers’ complaints regarding inconvenience, they have transitioned to an online workflow. Through this medium, they have continued to advertise their products and improve customer satisfaction.

All Systems Go Marketing also recognizes that many SMEs have encountered very tight competition with other companies. Business owners have had a hard time getting in touch with a sizable audience since their SEO is weak. Not only do they have to contend with about 80,000 searches in Google in just a second, they also have been bombarded by ads that steal a considerable number of customers. According to the agency, it is unsurprising that they have to spend half a thousand dollars every month in order to maintain their publicity and keep competing ads at bay.

In light of these difficulties, the agency is willing to help entrepreneurs improve their SEO through organic traffic. This does not require spending loads of money but rather draws customers to consider their products through enticing content. As a matter of fact, many shoppers have relied on information provided in this manner.

The marketing company strongly recommends that their clients showcase their brands through informative blog posts on their websites. Such posts have been proven to act as effective updates for customers, even answering their most common queries. Other resources include reviews promoting the good qualities of certain products and opinion pieces explaining why their company is better.

The digital marketing agency encourages businesses to put long-form content instead of short paragraphs in their blog entries. This may seem counterintuitive, but this actually creates more backlinks and demonstrates their deep knowledge about their industry. As a result, customers tend to be pleased with the consolidated information, prompting them to share it with more people.

When writing for blogs, it is imperative that company owners allow their viewers to comment. This shows that they are both open to their suggestions and willing to engage with them. SMEs should also write about what is relevant and trending in the industry they specialize in. In addition, they may consider designating a team of writers responsible for regulating all the content. They may even accept articles from outside contributors, like well-known businessmen and businesswomen, in order to project a more influential image.

Another way to boost an SMEs’ place on search engine results pages is by uploading videos (or vlogs) that explain their products and services. This is advised if they want to present content while appealing to their customers on an emotional level. Usually, these videos are published on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and so on. The only challenge here is that owners will need more time to create such media, so they may wish to assign videographers or influencers to do the task on their behalf.

Furthermore, All Systems Go Marketing suggests that SMEs publish infographics and other creative materials. These are capable of not only stating facts but also showing aesthetic value and catching the attention of their audience. SMEs that need to focus on visual appeal instead of information overload may employ infographics. They just have to make sure that they have delegated researchers to help the artists obtain the correct data.

Should they require any assistance with their SEO, SMEs are welcome to reach out to All Systems Go Marketing. The agency states that, “we take a practical, moderate approach to our Digital Marketing projects, concentrating on achieving real goals with excellent ROI. Put simply—we don’t sell services that our clients don’t need.”

Complete details can also be found on the company’s website. Furthermore, business owners may connect with All Systems Go Marketing via social media to stay up to date with their news and announcements.

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Tuesday, 25 August 2020

Is Your Email Marketing Game Still Top-Notch?

Despite the popularity of social media, messaging apps, and other methods of reaching out, email is still very much a top method of communication with some studies claiming that 99% of people with email accounts check their inboxes every single day. With figures like that, it comes as no surprise that digital marketers still consider email marketing as a major component of their overall online marketing mix. But what is a conundrum is that even with email's continued popularity and email marketing efforts still continuing, there's not a lot of success stories with email marketing nowadays. Targets get readjusted every year and ROI projects continue to decrease. Why is there a gap between email use and successful email marketing efforts?

Even millennials and Gen Z consumers say that they prefer getting emails when they receive marketing materials. Thus, we cannot really say that email marketing is dead. So, then, where do things go wrong if the platform is not dead? It must be in the messaging that emails get deleted instead of getting read. So, the manner of the message delivery is not the problem but rather the message and how it is worded.

Are you still using vague subject lines?
Do you wonder why even despite what was earlier said about 99% of people checking their emails daily, your email campaign’s open date is still at 0.2%? It would be impossible that your email's recipients all belong to the 1% of email n on-checkers, but it may be because your subject line game is so weak. Why would you click on an email with a subject line that sounds like it was written for everyone? A personalized subject line would entice the reader to open the email and give your business the proverbial "one foot in the door." Take note of what's relatable to your prospective reader, what will make him or her click the email, and what the reader learns from reading your email. Then, base your subject line on those things. Don't forget it short and simple (and personalized, but we already said that).

Your subject line is your first (and maybe your last) impression on users. In many ways, your email subject line is more important than your email body. After all, a great newsletter is worthless if it never sees the light of day.

Does your email read SPAM?
Put simply, General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) standards are there so that email users are ensured that they have given clear consent to receive marketing emails. When your company complies with GDPR standards, whatever material you send is legal. If not, your email might be received by people who are not interested in your offerings, so it is highly likely that they will complain of your business to the federal authorities. It will also give your company a sketchy reputation.

Naturally, GDPR regulations significantly impact marketing departments, which rely on users' personal data for a wide range of activities. One of the most significant marketing efforts impacted by GDPR is email marketing.

Is your email poorly designed?

There's a high chance that your email doesn't get clicked because your recipients are bored with the emails they get from you. Even if your subject line is interesting, once they open your email and find out that it's in a template you haven't changed in years, they may not be bothered with reading it even if you offer fresh information. Make sure your email design makes people read through the entire email and not dismiss it. Also, take note that a lot of consumers are already more included to use mobile devices when checking email. Thus, if you aren't using mobile-friendly formats, there's a huge possibility that some users will just click on delete.

The future of email design is technologically advanced and excitingly interactive. The best email designs in 2020 will be a perfect combination of impeccable visual appeal and impressive use of technology.

Let's see if your business is still employing some email marketing practices that are already dead. Get in touch with us and let us help you improve your email marketing strategy.

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Tuesday, 18 August 2020

Retain Your Customers – Now and Beyond COVID-19

While people fear that the COVID19 has already caused a massive blow to our health system, we are also experiencing devastating effects of the crisis on the world's finances. Companies are cutting down staff, people are losing their jobs, and it seems that there is still no end in sight. If your business is still standing, you can count yourself as one of the lucky few. However, you need to exercise extreme caution, that is, if you want your brand still alive once the crisis is past its peak and people settle into the “new normal”.

You definitely cannot go back to a sort of “business as usual” mode as we are still in the middle of this crisis. Yet, you cannot also just sit back and wait for all of this to be over, because no one really knows yet when this crisis will come to pass. What you need to do is work on calculated steps so that you can still do business and weather through the crisis without taking a huge hit. In the arena of digital marketing, what would those calculated steps mean? For sure, that would include one thing – the customer. In order to survive this crisis and thrive past it, you need to keep your existing customer base with you and hopefully get a few during this period. So, the question now is, how can you keep your current customers happy while forming new relationships in these volatile and uncertain times?

They have to know you’re still alive

Stay in touch with your customers. You must not allow your customers to forget you especially in these times. You cannot afford your customers forgetting you, especially if your product or service is non-essential. Sen out an announcement through email about your current situation. Be transparent in telling them of how the virus has impacted your business and finally, you have to assure the readers of your announcement that you are doing the best to still be there for them and that you will together brave the situation.

But it’s also important that you remain considerate in how often you’re relaying these announcements, what information you choose to share, and the manner in which you communicate certain messages.

Keep your comms constant and relevant

Now that you’ve taken the first step in reaching out to your customer, make a consistent effort in communicating with them. Why? Times are hard, people are not allowed to gather, and your customers will surely appreciate a friendly word, even if it's from a business. Consider what your audience is going through now, so dispensing advice through blog entries, emails, or social media posts would make those who read them feel connected to your company. If your business has products or services that could actually help your customers in these hard times, then by all means inform them.

However, in our digital world, there are plenty of ways to stay connected to your customers through this pandemic and keep your business going through it.

Get them engaged

Make full use of what social media offers by letting these platforms be your means to two-way communication with customers. Respond to comments and direct messages to give your social media persona more dynamism and credibility. These ideas do not really require a budget, as you only have to invest time to properly engage with them using tools you already have. Quizzes and contests may also be some things you can consider for customer engagement.

Every organization--whether you sell products and services online or not--will benefit from improving their online brand presence and increasing engagement with existing and potential customers during this "time on the couch."

Learn more tricks to let your business stay afloat during these troubled times through best practices in online marketing. Reach out to us at All Systems Go Marketing.

Retain Your Customers – Now and Beyond COVID-19 was originally published to ASGM Blog


Friday, 14 August 2020

All Systems Go Marketing: Getting The Most Out Of A GMB Listing

La Mesa, CA based All Systems Go Marketing recently published ‘Getting the Most out of GMB,’ a blog post that aims to shed light on the Google My Business platform. All Systems Go Marketing is a Digital Marketing Services company which has been working towards creating profits for their clientele since 1999. Their latest blog post, which can be read at, is meant to assist clients in utilizing Google My Business for maximum impact.

The post tackles the importance of having a Google My Business account. To quote the post, “If you have an online business, then having a Google My Business account is one of your must-haves. Without one, you are missing out on a lot of opportunities eCommerce makes available, especially for local sales.” The opening lines tell the reader exactly why one must make the most of a GMB account, as not using one can lead to a business losing out on many opportunities. The blog also informs clients that most businesses do not take full advantage of the benefits of GMB, which is why considering it as a part of a digital marketing strategy as soon as one can is a smart decision.

This post also educates the client about Google My Business as a whole. “Google My Business was established by the world’s largest search engine for businesses to easily connect with potential and current customers in their area,” they explain. The ability to connect with potential customers is an element clarified within the blog post, and it also reiterates that customers have, “built a need for the internet to have a directory for online-savvy users like them.”

All Systems Go Marketing bases their methods on the latest Social Marketing research, proven search engine performance, algorithm analysis and real results. The blog post too shows this approach, as the post informs the client about performance statistics, going on to state that, “GMB has proven itself to be an effective tool, with a Bright Local survey revealing that businesses using it get more than 1,000 monthly customer searches, 16% from direct searches and 84% from discovery searches.” The post adds on to this by highlighting the benefit of visibility in the digital market.

At this point, the agency discusses how business may take advantage of GMB’s benefits. GMB makes it easier for current and potential clients to discover a business, no matter their location. Having a GMB account increases brand visibility and allows a business to display important information regarding the services provided or company approach. It also gives customers a convenient platform to leave reviews for the business. “Above all, GMB is free for you to use!” explains All Systems Go Marketing.

A GMB can serve as a platform for effectively and directly interacting with customers, as a company can directly respond to reviews left by a client. A business can also communicate with customers by learning how they found the specific business. This information can then be used to strategize online marketing efforts. Utilizing this tool can lead to a business emerging at the top of local search results. The agency further highlights the importance of reviews, stating that, “Positive and high-quality reviews from authentic customers will enhance the visibility of your business, with more potential customers most likely to locate and visit your store.” The post provides links to external information from sites such as Business 2 Community and Search Engine Land.

Google My Business is now a “must-have” for local and small businesses, along with SEO. With time, Google search content relies more on GMB content to rank local brands and businesses. The usefulness of this new platform is a key feature in this blog post as it discusses the benefits and prominence of GMB in the current, digital marketplace. The post also makes it a point to inform clients that this, “platform is increasing both in usefulness and prominence, and Google will obviously introduce more features and changes to it as it becomes more important.”

To find out more about All Systems Go Marketing, one may visit the agency’s website and blog. Those interested may also contact the company via phone call, email or social media.

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Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Remember Your Blog? Make It Work For You

Although a lot of us may see blogs as a bit old school and have since then been eclipsed in popularity and influence by other content formats like videos and social media, we should never commit the sin of abandoning all efforts on it. Blogs are still relevant and are unique for many reasons. There are still quite a good number of blog followers, they can be flexible because they can house other content formats like infographics and videos, among others. Finally, blogs give us that sense of intimacy with a business or brand. Although we know that this is not the case, we get a sense like we are reading a company's diary written by its prominent figures when we read a blog.

So, if you are thinking that your company's online marketing resources are better spent on video production or maintaining a troll farm who can write hundreds of positive reviews about your company daily, you are totally mistaken. Inject back life into your blog, Here's how:

Make your social media work for your blog

We all know that people, especially in this era of lockdowns, and stay at home efforts, live on social media. So, why not use your social media assets to promote your blog entries? People will read your blogs if you post your entries on social media. They will comment on articles that have an impact on them and they will most likely follow your blog to read on your other entries. If they like what they read, they will also share your blog articles on their social media, so that's added promotion for your biz.

So, even if you have mastered the art of writing, you will need basic marketing skills to get the ball rolling. Book writers, bloggers, or Ebook writer, everyone is taking help of social media to ace the race of the digital world. Unfortunately, very few of them know the right way to do so.

Your blog has to have a personality

A lifeless, old, boring-looking blog will certainly not attract new visitors. Inject some life into your blog with a new tagline, a new logo, or a new template, perhaps. Reply to comments left on your entries to let the readers see that your blog and company has personality. You cannot afford to blend in and be just another blog in the wide and hugely competitive world wide web. Adding zest and personality to your blog will make it stand out.

While in theory adding personality to your business story feels logical, there is also a practical consideration – how to add personality to your business blog while at the same time making sure your business is benefiting.

Shake things a bit, content-wise

As an old adage goes, variety is indeed the spice of life. Your readers can only consume so many long-form articles before they try to find other forms of content that will revive their interest. Listicles, videos, infographics are just some content forms that not only will pique your current reader's curiosity but may also attract new readers. Just because one content type works doesn't mean you'll serve that for the entire life of your blog. That's going to bore your readers and limit your content options.

Every marketing team needs fresh content ideas.
Maybe you’ve been producing content on the same subject for so long that your idea well has run dry.(Via:

Blogs are still an integral component of your online marketing mix and should never be disregarded. Have a look at your blog, put some life into it, and be amazed by the results. Let us help you bring more customers to your business even in these troubling times.

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Friday, 7 August 2020

All Systems Go Marketing Gives Small Businesses The Tools They Need To Succeed Online

All Systems Go Marketing, a La Mesa, CA based online marketing service, has just published a blog post titled ‘Online Marketing: The First Steps.’ The post discusses how a new commercial enterprise may get started in online marketing, especially given the fact that both customers and other businesses have begun using the internet to do business.

“It is no surprise that online marketing has become an effective manner of not just putting your brand out for everyone to notice but actually attract customers who are ready to spend,” says the blog post. “But then, since the largest businesses were unsurprisingly the first ones to adopt strategies to be more effective in this field, the reputation of online marketing as something exclusive for big business was born. However, small businesses, take note: It’s actually the opposite.”

Online marketing can be a powerful tool for smaller businesses looking to compete with larger, more established businesses. It can, as the blog post says, “level the platform,” since it does not require a huge initial investment to produce great results. While there are strategies that require a large amount of money to implement, there are ways that small businesses can use their limited resources and still see substantial results. It is important, however, to have a good grasp of the opportunities at hand in order to make the most of every available marketing resource.

When looking to do business online, there are a number of factors to keep in mind. The speed of the site, for one, is of particular importance. “Consumers online have been spoiled in everything, especially in the areas of choices and speed,” the blog post says. “Web users expect and demand everything to happen in seconds, if not automatically. If there is something your small business should work on to be effective in online marketing, make speed a priority. To fulfil your customer’s expectations and needs in the amount of time they are accustomed to, your website’s system needs to be reliably fast. Also, it doesn’t hurt that fast websites get ranked high by Google, everybody’s reliable search engine.”

Having an app can also make a difference. Apps have become a vital component of modern business, and having one allows a company to support everything on their own platform up to and including an option to sell their goods or services. People also tend to prefer apps over the internet, and they make it easier for customers to get in touch with the company.

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is highly recommended by the company. As the blog post says, “SEO is still a must. As a company taking its first steps in online marketing, having a good understanding of search engine optimization is an absolute requirement. You can utilize the expertise of SEO specialists, but since you’re a small business, you may not have the financial resources to pay for his/her expertise. Thus, you need to really have a grasp of this as a small business owner. Also, you need to realize that, for e-commerce, your SEO efforts need to result in more customers actually buying your product or service, not just with more people visiting your website.”

There are a number of other ways to improve one’s online marketing efforts, and All Systems Go Marketing is always available to help. Since the late 1990s, the company has been committed to helping small to mid-sized businesses grow and expand their reach. Using the latest social marketing research, proven search engine performance, algorithm analysis and real results, the online marketing company produces real results for their clients.

Businesses that want results tend to have realistic goals that they want to achieve, and those who wish to gain an advantage through a well-executed advertising campaign can find the expert assistance they need at All Systems Go Marketing. “We can tell you what you need and what you don’t need,” the company says. “This is an important factor—as SEO companies historically have looked to sell clients on a ‘shiny new toy’ whenever they think they can make a sale. All Systems Go Marketing is not that company. Instead, we take a practical, moderate approach to our Digital Marketing projects, concentrating on achieving real goals with excellent ROI. Put simply—we don’t sell services that our clients don’t need. We offer performance and results, and nothing else.”

More detail can be found on the company’s website. Clients are also welcome to reach out to Craig Wright of All Systems Go Marketing in order to follow up on any further inquiries.

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Monday, 3 August 2020

How to Make Instagram Stories Your Digital Marketing Ace

With half a billion active users daily in 2019 and a very favorable forecast for 2020, it is no wonder why many online marketers have decided to jump and join the Instagram Stories wagon. The platform may only be in its 4th year, but it has taken the lead in terms of the number of users when it comes to mobile video platforms, letting its competitors including Snapchat, TikTok, and its sister company's Facebook Stories eat its dust.

Instagram Stories has taken the lead because of several factors, including the built-in fan base of Instagram. Social media users who want to be rid of trolls on Twitter and the prevalence of fake news on Facebook took refuge in Instagram, which stayed true to its bread and butter offering, photo sharing, until 2016. Once Instagram Stories was introduced, the platform was successful in holding on to the users Instagram already has by providing simple quirks to its offerings on IG Stories - live videos, voting posts, and photos with captions and stickers that would disappear after 24 hours. Also, not a lot of fanfare and faddish elements are involved in IG Stories, unlike Snapchat and TikTok filters that pretty much wane in popularity after a few months.

Now that Instagram Stories has established itself as a leader and more formats have been introduced, online marketers should take advantage of this and see which format is most effective and engaging to its audience. After all, it is not enough that you just join Instagram, have an account, and post some stories. Many companies have joined the bandwagon, so now the challenge lies in setting yourself apart and rising above the competition. Do you know which IG Stories formats work for your intended audience?

Short Stories for Your IG Stories
Rather than shopping blocks of tests, online marketers translate legit articles into short paragraphs and bullet-point lists, put them into graphic elements like a very short video or a photo, and tell the story with a few slides on IG Stories. This format appeals to IG users who aren't really into long-form articles but get their attention attracted to interesting visuals that they can't help but read the texts as well. The last slide would usually be a call to action: an invitation for the reader to swipe up to read the entire article or sign-up for a trial or give their information so they can get email or SMS alerts.

If you’ve never come across this term before, storyboarding is the process of creating a graphical representation that will simulate exactly what your content will look like, slide by slide in the case of stories.

Quiz or Poll Your Way to IG Stories
Do you want to know how your followers feel about a certain topic? Easy, just post a quiz or poll on your IG Stories! Your followers get intrigued by these IG Stories formats because they get informed of how much they know and what they need to know about a topic and in the case of polls, it allows them to know if their views and opinions on a topic differ from or are the same with the rest. Lastly, polls and quizzes have that engagement element that every business wants to have for their online marketing efforts.

One of the great things about this feature is that it invites followers to interact with you privately in a way that feels much less invasive than DMs. It creates a smooth, comfortable transition to DMs if you choose to reply to them privately.

That'll Teach Them
Short demo or tutorial videos are always a great format for businesses as they allow them to show off the quality of their products or level of expertise in the services they offer. You can also link your videos to your site and let your viewers buy your product or take advantage of your services right away, or at the very least learn more about your company and your offerings.

Passion is an important driving force behind any tutorial. When you learn from someone who is passionate, you are not only entertained but you're also able to absorb the material that much more because they make the act of learning fun.

If you want to explore Instagram Stories more and see make it work to your business' advantage, get in touch with us at All Systems Go Marketing.

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