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Digital Marketing

Cybercrime and 2018 Digital Security

October 11, 2018 • By

Digital Security

Cybercrime is on the rise like never before. Thanks to our ever-increasing demand and reliance on the internet, smart devices, social media and e-commerce, cybercriminals are coming out in their droves trying to steal information for financial gain.READ MORE

Originally posted 2018-03-13 22:50:22.


Digital Marketing, Social Media Management

Infographics: How Businesses Use Instagram Stories

October 11, 2018 • By

After just two years in existence, Instagram Stories feature is already boasting of 300 million daily users. Started as a direct competitor to Snapchat, it offers businesses a massive reach and great engagement. The 20% of stories posted results in a direct interaction with users.

No wonder then that 88% of businesses  plan on increasing their posts to Instagram Stories in 2018, while 30% of brands plan to create Instagram ads.READ MORE

Originally posted 2018-08-07 21:23:05.


Digital Marketing, Online Reputation Management, Social Media Management, Social Media Marketing

Importance of Customer Care Support in Business

October 11, 2018 • By

The significance of customer care support

Customer care support is important for all businesses. Customer satisfaction should be a priority for all businesses if they want to thrive. Therefore, the customer care department is a representation of the business. If customers have any queries or complaints, they should be attended to. Below are some of the impacts of customer care support on businesses.READ MORE

Originally posted 2017-11-09 19:17:33.


Digital Marketing

What You Need to Know About Twitter Algorithm Changes 2018

October 11, 2018 • By

twitter algorithm change 2018

There are more to the limited number of characters in a tweet than you know. We have all seen the impact of Twitter algorithm changes on our timelines. Some of the tweets you now see on your timeline have been pushed by Twitter, as you do not follow these people. What is good with this relatively new function is that you get to see what you missed, so, therefore, it feels like you never left the virtual world. This also does not leave out the posts of the ones you follow. These tweets are posted in your timeline chronologically, which is better.READ MORE

Originally posted 2018-07-27 14:20:31.


Digital Marketing, Social Media Management

Top 4 Instagram Growth Hack

October 11, 2018 • By
Instagram has currently ranked as the 3rd most popular social networking site with 700 million active users in August 2017. Instagram has evolved from just an image app to a vital digital marketing tool for businesses of all sizes. At Verhaal, we encourage SMEs to leverage the use of Instagram to create more awareness for their brands using the following organic growth hacks.READ MORE

Originally posted 2017-08-27 22:59:07.


Content Management, Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing

9 Tips on How to Start a Blog

October 11, 2018 • By

Starting a blog can be exciting to new bloggers. However, knowing the do’s and don’ts before opening your blog will help keep your blog at the top. Starting a blog can be a way of reaching out to people with similar interest as you. Some open blogs to make a positive impact and so many other reasons. But whatever the reason may be, here are few things to know, which would help your blog be more of a success.READ MORE

Originally posted 2017-08-24 20:05:04.


Digital Marketing, SEO

SEO Basics: Essentials For Website Optimization

October 11, 2018 • By
 To explain SEO, for a moment imagine your website was a cake, to make a cake requires core ingredients. Consider the backlinks, paid search, and social media leads as the icing, but the content, architecture, content management system and infrastructure are the sugar, eggs and flour that makes the cake. Without the core ingredients, your cake is tasteless, boring, and ends up in the trash.

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Originally posted 2017-04-29 21:57:06.


Digital Marketing, SEO

How to Cheat at Optimizing Your Site for Google Mobile-First Index and Get Away with It

October 11, 2018 • By

Google Mobile-First Index

Google towards the end of 2016, started testing its mobile-first index. Today, most people are spending more time on mobile and searching on Google using a mobile device. However, google’s ranking systems use the desktop version of a page’s content to evaluate its relevance users.This new mobile-first index will look first at the mobile version of your website for its ranking signals and fall back on the desktop version when there is no mobile version.

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Originally posted 2017-04-22 22:25:01.