Learn why buyer personas are important for your business and how they differ between B2B businesses and B2C businesses.
Learn how to make your newsletter irresistible, informative, and interesting with these 3 key components.
If you've been struggling with goal setting during these uncertain times, we've created an acronym to help you to refine your goal setting techniques; SNAP. Read to learn how goal setting is a SNAP when paired with SMART goals.
Learn how other businesses are thriving by adapting to the new economy. And learn how to adapt to your surroundings just like a camel adapts to the desert!
Learn what specialists are saying about the economy after the pandemic and what that means for your business.
The economy is changing and the needs of consumers are shifting. Do you know the 3 things you should be doing to learn what your customer base needs?
Think with Google is projecting that people are still buying, contradicting the media's projections about the downturn of the economy.
Learn about resources available for business owners whether you have decided to layoff your employees, need financial assistance, or if you need to hire.
Learn three things you can do to regain control in your career after finding yourself newly unemployed.
Small businesses can get the cash they need to stay float through the recession that's coming with these tools through Hubspot.
Jason of Seedling explains how to design your website so that you'll increase conversions and gain loyal customers.
Jason Zagami explains how to make your business thrive in the middle of the Coronavirus pandemic.
A way to adapt to changes in social media marketing. An old school military method used as a marketing strategy.
Jason Zagami of Seedling explains how to cross the emotional chasm and improve your business by defeating psychological roadblocks.
How frequently are you disappointed when your company isn’t making the progress you need? If it's more often than you'd like to admit, follow these 3 steps
Have you hired the wrong person before? Have you wondered if you had the wrong person on your team? What if there was a tool that could show you?
Are you working every minute of the day, but not getting ahead? It's more common than you think. Learn how to take back your day with a few simple changes.
In 2018 the Seedling team helped a family-owned seafood company expand their business to include direct-to-customer retail to ship seafood to customers all over the U.S. They needed a full website re-design, including an e-commerce platform that would allow them to grow beyond the Boston area.
Understanding price wars and what can be done to avoid it
Are you ready to step out of your comfort zone to produce something remarkable?
Spam phone calls are incredibly annoying. The good news is there's technology to hit'em where it hurts. 🤖🥊 See how companies are toying with them and costing them money.
Exploring a better way to price a product or service and when does the customer come into the decision process.
Many times companies limit themselves through self-imposed restrictions. In this blog article, I talk through one example I recently came across. While it's important to focus on core competencies, it's rarely beneficial to limit your strategy to one industry.
Boost your ecommerce business in 5 easy to follow steps. I walk you through a winning digital marketing strategy that will give you an edge over your competitors.
Squarespace is one of the easiest platforms to use for website builds and edits. Watch how easy it is in this quick video squarespace tutorial.
Seedling is a fast-growing creative agency seeking to hire experienced and talented individuals. We have roles for people with various skill sets, and we can work with you to identify where/how yours can fit within our organization.
Is your companies website guilty of the 7 Deadly Sins of Web Design? They kill sales but they can all be fixed easily. Learn how in todays article.
If you see a question mark next to the sender's name, the message isn't authenticated. When an email isn't authenticated, that means Gmail doesn't know if the message is coming from the person who appears to be sending it. I explain what it means and how to fix it.
Here are the 5 reasons we stopped developing websites on WordPress.
Learn how I overcame my fear of Outbound Sales by attending Dan Tyre's Pipeline Generation Bootcamp.
⛔️ Starting in July, websites that don't have an SSL Certificate will be marked an Insecure. Don't scare away visitors with a vulnerable website, we can help you set up your SSL Certificate.
Here are the 5 Secret Social Selling Tools I use to 10X my Sales Effort.
Email Marketing is one of the most effective channels you have. Are you using it effectively? See how it works and how to get more out of it.
Are you using hashtags in your social posts? You should be. Hashtags are the best way for people to find your content. Use hashtags. They're free and effective.
Every interaction a person has with your brand is marketing, whether it's with a front desk person, call center, twitter conversation or waiter. Learn how brands use Active Listening and Positive Language for customer service to surprise and delight even the most belligerent customers.
For the first time, I attended the Adobe Summit. It was an amazing week learning new tools and getting a sneak peek at the future of Digital Marketing, AI & Conversational Commerce.
Gaining a deeper understanding into the types of email marketing and the important tools that go along with it can easily pull you ahead of the competition.
Content Marketing - Why it matters to create content people will love.
Dark Patterns are a design choice used to misdirect, obscure or trick a user into an action or inaction. It's not just ethically wrong but in some cases illegal. There's an easter eff in the featured image and also a great video.
Landing pages help turn information into action, making it easier to get a visitor to convert into a sale or lead.
Convert cold leads into warm leads... When it comes to sales leads it’s important to show that you care and that you’re not just interested in making a buck. Be a human being first, and a salesperson second.
How many times a day do you get interrupted by an annoying ad? It stops and distracts you from trying to get things done in your day to day - This is traditional Marketing. Traditional Marketing is always sending the wrong message at the wrong time. Inbound Marketing, however, is a more pleasingly approach, it's the right content, targeted at my interests and needs, at the right time.
Do you know the 5-minute rule that can make or break your chances of connecting with sales leads?
"Traditional" marketing, otherwise known as "Push Marketing" has become less and less effective. Inbound Marketing is the more human approach. Overtime taking the Inbound approach with robust content will draw in the right customer, at the right time, earning their trust, and gaining their business.
Which website hosting is right for you? Let’s cut through the clutter. Here are some pros and cons of the top host providers that you need to know before making this important decision.
Moving from one platform to another can be an expensive transition. Before you lock into your next CMS, make sure you understand what you’re getting into. Seedling has been lucky enough to have built hundreds of websites on all of the top CMS platforms, so whether we wanted to or not, we've pretty much become experts on the subject. Before you lock into your next CMS, make sure you understand what you’re getting into.
Here are 5 money-saving questions to ask before choosing your next content management system. Is WordPress, Shopify, SquareSpace or WIX right for you?
Are you using live-streaming for your brand? Don't make these 4 mistakes.
Stop trying to do everything yourself. Hire the right people, and then elevate your quality of work. Everything else will take care of itself. It's much better to be a business specialist versus a business generalist.
Most company websites aren't driving sales. These 3 development add-on's can change that.
If you own a business, you need to use these 3 Free tools to promote yourself. Learn how:
Generate Huge Revenue in a Micro Market. Read how our clients do it.
See how Google is changing the search game. Now with Rich Cards you can view dozens of websites to find the right information without having to click on each one. Find just what you're looking for wit
Responsive Web Design makes it possible for your website to work well on all screen sizes from large desktop monitors to small smartphones. See how responsive design can help your web page rank higher
Web Page Design needs to be updated every two to three years. Technology is advancing so rapidly with smartphones and tablets & faster data speeds.
Ad Blocking Software Use Is Gaining Popularity. It's time to spend less on online advertising and more on quality content creation. Learn how you can stay ahead of the curve.
a 404 Page is where you end up when you follow a broken link. Instead of a big let down, they can be an opportunity to make them smile ;)
Instagram brands and influencers are driving more sales than magazine ads. 53% of young adults are on Instagram 150 million visit daily.
Google is phasing out full support for Adobe Flash at the end of 2016. It's time to update your website to HTML5. Don't lose customers over it.
Don't let a poor bounce rate push your website to the last page of the search engines. Read today's article on how you can improve your bounce rate.
Email marketing is an easy and inexpensive way to boost repeat business or gain new business. Show what new products and services you offer.
Web Fonts are a way to use great typography on the web. Use exciting fonts to keep viewers interested. Learn more on todays article.
Color is fun whether you’re a designer or not. Everyone loves beautiful color combinations and vibrant photography. Now web browsers have given us more room to play.