That’s because it is ALWAYS marketing time. But now, more than most times, it is time to market. To get the word out about your company, your products, your services. Let’s have, what in the world of diplomacy, is called a “frank discussion.” WHAT’S YOUR SITUATION? There are a few possible situations your business could… Read More »


At the risk of boring you to death, let’s talk some more about metrics. I touched on this in the last blog. Actually, I’ve brought up the subject several times. Metrics (statistics) are incredibly valuable. BUT, only if they are the right metrics, accurately measured, and correctly interpreted. If you’re not into baseball, my apologies… Read More »

Honest Professional Website Development and Marketing

Here at thirteen05 creative we take pride in our work. Unfortunately, not everyone does. My assistant regularly contacts former prospects to see if they need anything. The other day someone told her they had chosen another company over ours (they were probably much cheaper than us). That company had taken their money and delivered nothing.… Read More »

The Changing SERP

SERP = Search Engine Results Page – what you see on your screen after doing a search. Over the years, Google has regularly made changes to make searches more valuable and to take advantage (and sometimes to introduce) new technology. The fight to appear on that page, especially high on that page, is a battle… Read More »

Google’s Top Ranking Factors Aren’t Always the Same

It’s not often that we get a clear-cut answer from Google exec’s, so this week’s latest development comes as quite a surprise. Head of Search at the monster search engine confirmed that there isn’t one set of top ranking factors that apply to every search performed. In fact, depending on the searcher’s intent, what Google… Read More »

Google’s AdBlock: Here’s What You Need to Know

Lately, there has been a lot of talk among web advertisers about Google Chrome’s new built-in ad-block feature that’s about to come out. Not long ago, the Wall Street Journal released an article revealing Google’s new plans. This is a pretty big announcement since Chrome is a widely used internet browser. Net Market Share reports… Read More »