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Paul Potratz's Blog Posts Tagged 'sales' (35)

Will you be at the trade show?

Are you planning on going to a trade show this year? So many times we go to trade shows because people tell us it'd be a great opportunity. But first, you need to decide if it's really going to be worth it.

Watch this week's Hard Facts to get information on how to maximize the value of your next trade show.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 20, 2017 at 11:52am — No Comments

The Future of Facebook Dynamic Ads for Dealers

So, let's talk about the future of dynamic Facebook ads. Be prepared to reach more than just the people who have previously engaged with your content. 

With these changes, you'll be able to get the attention of customers that have looked at similar products, but not YOUR…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 13, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

3 Ways to Increase January's Sales

Don’t get caught up in the post-holiday blues! You’re definitely not alone.

 

We all know that January can be a slow sales month for just about any business. It can be easy to get discouraged and anxious when you're not pacing to meet your monthly sales goal.

 

There are so many ways you can boost your sales without…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 6, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Lights, Camera, Action!

So many times we talk about using video to communicate your message to your customers. But what’s the right way to make a video? 

YouTube Director will walk you through exactly what you need to do to figure out what type of video will work for you.

This…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 23, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments

Tag... You're it!

Have you ever heard of Google Tag Manager?

If you haven’t, you’re losing customers!

There is 1 huge disadvantage of not using Tag Manager - slow websites. 

On this week’s Hard Facts, Samantha explains how you can condense all of your tracking codes in order to…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 16, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Ad Agency Develops New Apprenticeship Program

Potratz, an advertising agency in downtown Schenectady, has started a new apprenticeship program this December.

 

The program is a 6-month training program that gives insight into the inner workings of a full-service advertising agency.  Each apprentice will gain first-hand knowledge of digital marketing, content development, social media, traditional media, graphic design, video production, strategy building, website development and innovative product…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 14, 2016 at 10:39am — No Comments

Did You Miss This?

In this episode of Hard Facts, Samantha was on Facebook Live from Google Headquarters in NYC. Were you able to catch it?

Aside from learning what…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 9, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

How to Optimize for Voice Search

It's not enough to think about optimizing for desktop and mobile anymore. With voice search, Siri, Google Now, and Cortana are just the beginning.

By the time we reach 2020, over 50% of daily searches will be through voice searches. So how can you optimize your business and brand to get ahead of the curve? Watch this week's Hard Facts with Samantha for more info.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 21, 2016 at 7:27am — No Comments

Are You Going Extinct?

This industry will go extinct in 10 years. Can you guess which industry I'm talking about?

Students right now are so excited to graduate and get involved in this field, but they’re having trouble getting a job. Why? The jobs in this industry are few and far between. 

It’s such an exciting and fast-paced environment for millennials to join into. It’s something that we’re actually excited about. It’s given us…

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 4, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 27, 2016 at 12:25pm — No Comments

Are You Ready For Cross-Device Remarketing?

Have you ever done research on your mobile device for something you really want to purchase?

Maybe you do all that research on your desktop and make the actual purchase on your mobile phone? 

This week on Think Tank Tuesday, Paul discusses something that Google has finally…

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 27, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

What's the Deal With RankBrain?

Since 2015, Google has been using something called RankBrain, and it was used to process and deliver more relevant and organic search results. How? It was even a mystery to Google!

Rankbrain not only understands language semantics, but also complex…

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 23, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments

How to Improve Your Blog

Watch out! Your blog site can be hurting your business. This week on Think Tank Tuesday, Paul tells a story about why he started his blog and what changes he made to improve it over time. Watch more to learn which strategies will help your blog become more successful.

We’d love to hear…

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 20, 2016 at 2:32pm — No Comments

What's Mobile-Geddon?

Mobile-geddon is upon us!

As consumers, we're always shopping for the next best thing on our mobile devices. Our Digital Performance Manager, Brad, takes over for Paul on this week's Think Tank Tuesday. He uses his iPhone for the majority of his online purchases.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 13, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Are You Creating Urgency?

Have you ever gotten an email from a retail store saying the sale is one day only?

This creates a sense of urgency for your customers, making sure they come to your business to make a purchase before time runs out.

Customers who feel a sense of…

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Added by Paul Potratz on September 2, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Find the Perfect Fit

LinkedIn is making moves to be one of the largest social media platforms for professionals. The shift is growing toward more members who are looking for freelance work and members who are growing into entrepreneurship.



LinkedIn has capitalized on this with Profinder. But how does this relate to you as a business or a job seeker? Watch this week's Hard Facts with Samantha for more information on how this will help you find the right career…

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Added by Paul Potratz on August 26, 2016 at 9:35am — No Comments

Is Your Phone Ringing?

Is your phone ringing off the hook? Probably not.

In this week's Think Tank Tuesday, Paul reveals that by sending a simple ringless voicemail drop, you can start the conversation with potential customers that may not have answered an email or other advertisement. Grab more leads and build your business by utilizing this low cost, lead generating strategy.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on August 23, 2016 at 8:24am — No Comments

How To: Capitalize on Your Blog!

Has your blog reached its greatest potential? 

Your blog can boost traffic to your website, create demand for your products and services, and position your business as a credible resource for information. If you’re not utilizing your…

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Added by Paul Potratz on June 10, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Where's your money going?

Could it be time to switch more budget away from paid search on Google to social media? You asked - I listened!



Switching to using only social media platforms for promotions could hurt you in the long run, seeing as Google is a "destination place" for many users. Increase your brand awareness by using both in your marketing campaign!



In this week's Think Tank Tuesday, Paul will answer this question and explain how you can use both Google's…

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Added by Paul Potratz on June 7, 2016 at 12:47pm — No Comments

Defining Your Brand

I'm re-launching my Think Tank Tuesday series next week.  Until then, I've been encouraging business owners, entrepreneurs, and dealerships to watch the last 4 episodes on branding.

How important is a brand? Critical.  Without a brand, your business will lack trust in its followers and won't gain loyal customers or increased sales.

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Added by Paul Potratz on May 31, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

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