Google My Business Reviews: Why Law Firms Need Them

Colleen VizentsGoogle My Business, seoLeave a Comment

Google My Business Reviews_ Why Law Firms Need The - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

Google My Business is a service that can help you make your legal practice stand out to locals in your area. Positive reviews from verified users on Google can give your law practice a competitive edge and increase your search engine rankings. Having positive reviews on Google impresses two very important audiences: Google’s algorithms and potential clients in your area. … Read More

How to Develop Sustainable Blogging Habits for Your Firm Website (and Why You Should)

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How to Develop Sustainable Blogging Habits for Your Firm Website - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

It’s the 21st century. You need to blog. Speaking at symposiums, teaching CLEs, and publishing in law journals are wonderful professional accomplishments, but why should someone hire you to represent them? Good reviews are great, but are you in a lofty, ivory tower, or will you reach across the digital table to speak to the non-legal masses? Clients want to … Read More

How to Share Your Google Reviews

Colleen VizentsGoogle My Business

How to Share Your Google Reviews - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

Extra! Extra! Read All About it! Google My Business now let’s you share your Google reviews! REWIND… What is Google My Business? GMB is a free listing that contributes to Google’s search ranking algorithms. It allows you to share information about your business such as location, phone number, hours, website address, photos, and lets you respond to reviews from your … Read More

Instagram for Lawyers: does it make sense?

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Instagram for Lawyers_ does it make sense_ - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

The fight is over, and social media has won. Instagram is the future! In June of this year, Instagram announced that it reached 1 billion active users, a major milestone for the photo- and video-central social networking app. Your practice is your brand, and adding Instagram to your social portfolio can be a valuable way to broaden your influence – … Read More

Is a Google My Business Website right for your law firm?

Kristen HolsappleGoogle My Business

Is a Google My Business Website right for your law firm_ - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

Last year, Google My Business rolled out a new feature: website building. GMB Webpage Builder  is meant to support small businesses in creating affordable web-pages. The significance of having an online presence for your business is real. If your business does not have a website, it can mean an online dead end for a possible client – a client who … Read More

Voice Search Optimization for Law Firms

Kristen Holsappleseo

Voice Search Optimization for Law Firms - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

What is voice search optimization? “Siri, when does the sun set tonight?” “Google, where is the closest gas station?” “Siri, what steps should I take after a car accident?” “Alexa, how do I know if I am a victim of medical malpractice?”   It’s getting easier and easier to talk to our devices the way we would talk to another … Read More

You can leave FAQs on your Google My Business listing

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You can leave FAQs on your Google My Business listing - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

As a lawyer you know the questions your clients usually have. By incorporating these into Google My Business (GMB) you are giving your potential client an opportunity to work with you before they even visit your page.  The FAQ becomes the bait that leads your clients to your website. Sounds like a no brainer, right? So what are some FAQs … Read More

Why your website should be priority one in your legal marketing efforts

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Why your website should be priority one in your legal marketing efforts - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

Sometimes we get approached by clients who already have a website and want to direct their efforts to Google Ads. They’ve heard that these tools are effective. Hey, what’s better than having your website listed first in the sponsored section? And look. For a lot of firms Google Ads are effective. They get people to click to your website. But … Read More

Why you should switch to WP Engine hosting

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Why you should switch to WP Engine hosting - conversations digital law firm marketing and web development

Before I tell you about why you should consider switching your web host to WP Engine, let’s go through a quick primer of what exactly web hosting is. WEB HOSTING: The space where your website actually lives online. Examples of hosting providers: WP Engine, Bluehost, Godaddy, Rackspace, and you’ve probably even known of people who have their own “servers,” meaning … Read More