Strengthen Your Contractor Marketing Strategy With Help From Google Experts

Attend our webinar to Learn from Google

Would you like to win a FREE Google Chromebook? For those who attend our webinar this Thursday, August 27th from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST, they will be entered into a drawing where one lucky attendee will walk away with a new laptop! For those who don’t have one, it’s the perfect sized laptop for those […]

Join Surefire Social & Google as They Discuss Digital Marketing for Contractors

Sign up for our Webinar with Google

If you have yet to hear the good news…brace yourself…it’s big!   Surefire Social and Google have joined forces to help all home improvement contractors succeed in digital marketing and grow their business online in the form of a webinar. Date: Thursday, August 27th Time: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST Location: Wherever you are most […]

What are UTM Codes?

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UTM Codes: What are they and how can they be used to track your online goals? UTM stands for Urchin Traffic Monitor code, and it does just that, monitors the traffic to and from the URL that you link the UTM code to. UTM codes are used to help monitor your offline marketing and help distinguish […]

Lessons For Small Business from Alphabet’s Google Announcement

G is for Google

Today the founders of Google, Larry Page and Sergey Brin announced a restructuring of Google. The holding company is  Alphabet  and Google becomes one of the companies owned by Alphabet. Google  started as a search engine and is now in a lot of different businesses – as Larry mentions in his blog post –  Life Sciences (that works […]

Featured: How Google is Transforming Local Business

How Google is Transforming Local Business

Question 1: Do you know what a BLE beacon is? Question 2: Do you know why BLE beacons are important to local businesses? These are the two main questions our CEO & Founder, Chris Marentis delves into in his article featured on Search Engine Land – How Google Beacons Could Transform Local Business. Chris believes that […]

How Consumers Interact Online: 7 Insights from Google

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If you like data you will love the research that you can do online about customer interactions and learn more about your audience. As Surefire Social is in a Select group of Google SMB Channel Partners we can provide insights such as this to our customers and readers. If you’re fascinated with data you will like […]

Say Hello to Google+ Collections

Google Plus Changes

  Google+ is getting a face lift as the social network is making shifts to become a Pinterest lookalike. Google announced Monday that they are adding “collections” to its platform. For all intents and purposes, Google+ Collections will act the same as Pinterest boards. Collections will allow Google+ users to group similar posts into topic-based sections, […]