Are We All Cloud Brokers Now?

Earlier this week, we covered Vendasta‘s C$40 million venture round, which was a major milestone for the Saskatoon-based SaaS company. One thread from our discussion with CEO Brendan King involved the new language Vendasta is using to describe its resellers, and more importantly, what it says about the type of company it is pursuing to…

Don’t underestimate the power of video

Video content impacts organic performance more than any other asset that can be displayed on a web page. In today’s online marketing world, videos have become an integral step in the user journey. Yet for the large enterprises, video optimization is still not an essential part of their website optimization plan. Video content is still…

Hey Google, What’s the Real Local Search Number?

Google over time has taken a very conservative public position on the percentage of queries that carry local intent. It said years ago (2011) the local search percentage of desktop queries was 20%. For mobile it has said “nearly one-third of all mobile searches are related to location.” But there’s considerable evidence that these statements…

Research: The most common SEO errors

Now, after reading the title, you can think, “What new can I read here? At least every month I see similar articles on different blogs”. I can say without a doubt you’ll definitely like this post. My article is developed on the basis of unique research. Every SEO specialist checks a site with the help…

Amazon Promotes SMB E-commerce Success on Prime Day

Amazon put out a mid-Prime Day press release touting, among other things, the success of small businesses (SMBs) on its platform. The company has in the past few years increasingly sought to present itself as a primary channel for SMB e-commerce. According to the release, “Worldwide sellers – predominantly small and medium-sized businesses – saw…