Free Articles are Tempting, But Deadly (To Your Site)

Websites with blogs rank higher in search engines, but it’s hard to write every day. Don’t be tempted by free articles. Be strong and find high quality writers who provide well-researched, helpful content for your business. It’s tempting to visit a site that offers free articles in exchange for links. But don’t do it. They Read More


How Schema Can Increase Your CTR

Schema can increase your click through ratio. It is a hot topic in the SEO world: It makes your website appear more interesting on the search engine results page, and increases your click through rate. If you haven’t added schema to your website by now, you need to jump on board fast.


7 Reasons You Need to Be on Google+

Google+ is now the 2nd largest social networking site in the US. And… it’s an excellent tool for SEO. Learn why you need to be on Google Plus, and you can’t wait any longer. Here’s the scoop on the underdog that’s now leading the pack.


Cool Tools for SEO & WordPress

Looking for some cool free SEO or WordPress tools? You have come to the right place! I’ve been collecting a list of tools that I have found to be very helpful, and they might come in handy for you too. Bookmark this page, as I plan to update it often. SEO Tools: Rankchecker Ubersuggest is Read More


6 Social Media Lessons from a Viral Post

So what makes a social media post go viral? It’s got to be catchy, fun and interesting. Let’s take a look at the giraffe riddle from a few years ago. To refresh your mind, social media went crazy with the following riddle: “” The giraffe riddle is a viral sensation.  In one day, millions of people Read More


Always Proofread Before You Print!

I noticed a funny typo today as I was strolling through the local department store. It reminded me of the importance of editing. As a business, you must always be aware of your effect on the consumer. Your name and brand will pop out when you least expect it. Little did this manufacturer know that Read More


An Email Signature That Gets Results

Your email signature is more than just a formal gesture. It’s a virtual business card that provides a strong connection between you and your customer. It is your silent salesman. But most people overlook the advantages of this simple tool. Even though the rules have changed now that mobile phones have taken over the market, many email signatures have remained the same. Open your email program. Look at your signature. Are you using it to your advantage? Or are you scaring your customers away?


5 Ways SEO Will Help Your Small Business

A small business needs a professional website to stand out from the crowd. Your small company is competing against large businesses with big budgets and local entrepreneurs with good connections. So you need an advantage. You need great search engine optimization for your website (SEO). So what is SEO anyway? It is a project that analyzes websites Read More


Visit our Facebook Business Page

Grapevine Technologies of Garner, NC is now on Facebook! We serve local areas including Raleigh, Cary, Apex and Holly Springs.“Like Us” on Facebook and see what’s new. Feel free to leave questions and comments on our page. A Facebook business page is an excellent social media marketing tool. It opens the door to one of Read More