Digital Marketing, Marketing

SEO Basics | Getting Found on Google Made Easy

What is SEO? SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. Search Engine Optimization is the practice of making your website discoverable on Google. Let’s say you run an Italian eatery in the midst of New York City. I’ve never been to New York City, but I’m going to assume there are a lot of Italian restaurants… Read More SEO Basics | Getting Found on Google Made Easy

Data Driven Marketing, Digital Marketing, Direct Mail

ANS Top-Performing Marketing Tips Roundup

Looking for our most popular marketing tips? You’ve come to the right place. This is a roundup of our most popular tips through the years.   Here’s a little direct marketing tip for your Tuesday.  It’s amazing how altering one little word or phrase can make a big difference for email subject lines or mail pieces.… Read More ANS Top-Performing Marketing Tips Roundup

Digital Marketing, Social Media

DSLR Camera Basics | Photo Marketing Series

You may have been producing your social media image content with your phone for a while now. It’s looking great and your followers are reacting well! But are you ready to give your images a little boost? Diving into the world of digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) photography will get you there. Today you’ll learn about:… Read More DSLR Camera Basics | Photo Marketing Series

Digital Marketing, Social Media

Smartphone Photography Basics | Photo Marketing Series

Two major aspects of social media marketing are words and pictures. Of these two, most people are drawn in by images. In terms of social media, books, articles, and anything else in life, people are drawn to color, light, shapes and whatever is aesthetically pleasing to their eye. That’s why when scrolling through an Instagram feed,… Read More Smartphone Photography Basics | Photo Marketing Series

Digital Marketing, Marketing, Social Media

How are your #SocialListening skills?

Marketers have a tendency to shout from the rooftops to get the attention of potential customers to their products or services. Excessive use of promotions in advertising can become overpowering and appear pushy or gimmicky. We know from experience that most people don’t want to be shouted at. Instead, people want an authentic relationship. Marketers… Read More How are your #SocialListening skills?

Digital Marketing, Social Media

Are You Losing Potential Customers to the Instagram Shadowban?

Are you using Instagram in your social media marketing arsenal? Instagram can be a valuable tool to market your business, if you use it correctly. Instagram has recently started policing those who violate their terms of service. This policing is known as shadowbanning, and can bring reach and engagement to a screeching halt. What is… Read More Are You Losing Potential Customers to the Instagram Shadowban?

Digital Marketing, Social Media

Marketing Your Business Through Instagram

Instagram Marketing Social media as a tool for business marketing has taken the world by storm. One of the top platforms used for business marketing is Instagram. Since its debut in 2010, Instagram has reached over 700 million users. Of those 700 million users, it’s estimated that a little over 8 million of those are… Read More Marketing Your Business Through Instagram

Digital Marketing, Marketing

Case Study: Using AdWords for Local Marketing Campaigns

JW Storage used AdWords management by ANS to find new renters and increase occupancy rates to over 91% Background JW Storage is a collection of self-storage units located in Utah County. Prior to September 2016, this collection consisted of units in Spanish Fork and Orem. A snapshot of unit availability in August of 2016 showed… Read More Case Study: Using AdWords for Local Marketing Campaigns

Digital Marketing, Email

Email Hygiene – Best Practices for Deliverability

Keeping your customer email data clean and up-to-date can seem like a daunting task.  However, it has never been more critical for email deliverability.  Internet Service Providers (ISPs) do their best to protect clients from unwanted emails and spam.  These ISPs determine whether your email ever makes it to the intended inbox.  Email hygiene is… Read More Email Hygiene – Best Practices for Deliverability