Simply, digital marketing is the marketing of products or services using digital technologies. Yet, this is rarely a simple undertaking! As people increasingly turn online to make purchase decisions, digital marketing campaigns have become more complex over time. Search engine marketing, content marketing, display advertising, email marketing and social media marketing, have all become core to a successful digital marketing strategy. In fact, many marketers take an omnichannel approach to digital marketing, targeting campaigns across media and devices. As a result, we write on a wide variety of topics under this umbrella!

Below find excerpts of entries from this blog that have a digital marketing focus, with an opportunity to read more of each entry. We also invite you to continue exploring our website, to get a clear picture of how Upright helps businesses like yours. When you are ready to take action and earn more customers online, contact us.

Sharing Is Caring: LinkedIn

Posted by Colleen Frye & filed under Digital Marketing.

We’ve all probably heard the phrase ‘sharing is caring’ referenced a time or two and in our industry, that often relates to social media. The whole word of mouth idea has morphed into a ‘word of share’ idea and we’re here for it. Starting with MySpace in 2003, social sharing began with pretty humble beginnings…. Read more »

Could a Virtual Trade Show Concept Work for Your Business?

Posted by Erin Meyer & filed under Business Growth, Digital Marketing.

Trade shows have traditionally provided businesses in a broad range of industries with the opportunity to reach many pre-qualified potential buyers and connect with them, one on one. While highly effective for prospecting, trade show participation is also costly for businesses, considering employee travel costs, development of exhibits, and a host of other related expenses…. Read more »

Enhance the Visibility of Your FAQ Page with Schema Markup

Posted by Diana Hadden & filed under Digital Marketing.

In another interesting twist and a means to keep users on search results (and away from individual websites), this past May, Google announced the new rich results in the form of FAQs within SERPs. Many sites have Frequently Asked Question or FAQ pages. Webmasters need to make sure that these pages have schema markup. Schema… Read more »

Digital B2B Marketing for Small Business

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Digital Marketing, Small Business Focus.

B2B digital marketing requires different tactics than B2C marketing, which gets a lot of the attention. If you’re a B2B brand looking to invest in digital marketing, here’s what you need to know. Focus on Know, Like, Trust B2B shoppers want to know, like, and trust the companies they do business with. Educate companies with… Read more »

Internet Marketing Strategies for National Businesses

Posted by Colleen Frye & filed under Digital Marketing.

To succeed at internet marketing, you need the right talent, the right technology, and proven processes that get results for your national business. Boost your results instantly just by adopting these four processes for internet marketing. Understand Your Customers Your internet marketing efforts must start here, because if you skip this step, you risk sending… Read more »

How To Define Your Digital Touchpoints

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Digital Marketing, Touchpoint Marketing.

You often hear the phrase “digital touchpoint,” but what does this mean? Find out how to use and define touchpoints for marketing excellence. What are Digital Touchpoints? Broadly defined, digital touchpoints are any and every interaction that your business has with customers or leads. Taken as a whole, your touchpoints represent your customer experience. You… Read more »

The Game Has Changed

Posted by Diana Hadden & filed under Digital Marketing.

It’s been a little over three years since I’ve actively worked in the field of web design and digital marketing. That being said, once your eyes are opened to the wonderful world of optimization, you are forever acutely tuned in to “good” and “bad” websites. As a consumer with enough knowledge to make me dangerous,… Read more »

Digital Marketing for Distributors

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Digital Marketing.

Distributors are often left out of the conversation on digital marketing — which means they miss all of the benefits. If you’re seeking new customers, investing in digital marketing will get you found by serious prospects. Here’s what’s important for distributors to know about digital marketing. SEO is Key SEO or search engine optimization is… Read more »

Ultimate SEO Horror Stories

Posted by Emma Komrska & filed under Digital Marketing.

As you may be aware, SEO can be a terrifying industry to work in at times. The simplest mistakes, even typos, can doom your website and turn away crucial traffic from your website. Today, we have put together for you our list of top horror stories regarding digital marketing to get us in the Halloween… Read more »

The Millennial Effect on B2B Digital Marketing

Posted by Tyler Hoffman & filed under Digital Marketing.

Generations behave differently, and this extends to purchasing decisions. Millennials are increasingly being given purchasing power at work, which means your B2B marketing plans must accommodate this generation’s purchasing preferences. See how Millennials are affecting B2B marketing—and how your company must change. Millennials are Values-Driven Shoppers More than previous generations, Millennials support companies whose values… Read more »