driven by data
02Mar

Driven by Data: Analyze

We continue our Driven by Data series with analyzing the salient features of our research, and then next week implementing new strategies to generate more successful and efficient practices. That’s a big challenge so let’s get started! If you’re utilizing Google Analytics like we’ve suggested, you’ll want to cozy up to the reporting page of […]

10Nov

Google News with Kelsey Hinkle

Every so often we like to feature a different voice here on the CWS Blog, and today, we have the pleasure of hearing from our Search Services Specialist, Kelsey Hinkle, on some recent changes Google has made that you should know about! Read on to learn more. The gravity of Google for businesses online is […]

02Jun

The Synergy of SEO and SEM: Why They Work Better Together

When reading about organic search, or Search Engine Optimization (SEO), and paid search, or Search Engine Marketing (SEM), you’ll frequently see how people pit them against each other as competing search services. Marketers will often argue over which method is more effective and worthwhile for businesses to invest in. However, the ideal online marketing campaign […]

31Mar

Employee Spotlight: Chelsea Davenport

It’s time for another Employee of the Quarter to introduce you to! Today, meet Chelsea Davenport, who is one of our Search Services Specialists. Chelsea manages Search Engine Optimization and Search Engine Marketing for our dealers. Chelsea is originally from Hampton Roads. After moving around some as child, she lived in Chesapeake, Virginia for the […]

10Dec

Hate being picked last? Avoid these 5 SEO mistakes

If you find your page struggling to gain exposure online, your website may not be optimized for searching. One of the best ways to ensure your website is properly optimized is through your website content. However, writing content can seem overwhelming when you are unsure about what things search engines take into place for rankings. […]

18Aug

Southland Rental and Supply Increases Website Traffic by 145% with BuyerTrack

Southland Rental and Supply is a contractor equipment dealership in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Having been in business for over 40 years, current owner, Matt Tullos, wanted to increase their use of digital forms of marketing to attract today’s equipment renting and purchasing customers. They looked to Commercial Web Services, and more specifically their BuyerTrack service, […]

30Jan

Does Social Media Really Benefit My Search Rankings?

As search engines shift their priority for rankings from emphasizing the technical aspects of SEO, such as keywords and link-building, to delivering more personalized results, social media becomes more important. Why? Because social media specializes in the signals that search engines are craving right now: identity and relationships. Think about it. If a stranger walked […]

30Oct

Why Use YouTube?

YouTube was launched in 2005 and has grown exponentially over the years as people share their ideas and passions on a daily, sometimes hourly basis. In fact, according to YouTube’s most recent statistics, 100 hours of video are uploaded every minute and more than 1 billion unique users visit the site each month. Taking advantage of […]