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HTTPS Is Table Stakes for SEO in 2020 1920 1276 Dr. Peter J. Meyers

HTTPS Is Table Stakes for SEO in 2020

Back in the spring of 2017, I wrote that HTTPS results made up half of page-one Google organic URLs. In over three years, I haven’t posted an update, which might lead you to believe that nothing…

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4 Google My Business Fields That Impact Ranking (and 3 That Don’t) — Whiteboard Friday 1920 1466 Joy Hawkins

4 Google My Business Fields That Impact Ranking (and 3 That Don’t) — Whiteboard Friday

With so many customization options in your Google My Business profile, it can be tough to decide what to focus on. But when it comes to ranking on the SERP, there are actually only four…

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Basic Reputation Management for Better Customer Service 1920 1275 Miriam Ellis

Basic Reputation Management for Better Customer Service

The Internet can be a great connector, but sometimes, it acts as a barrier. Your local business receives a negative review, and the slate-colored words on the bland white screen can seem so cold, remote.…

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There’s Gold In Them Thar SERPs: Mining Important SEO Insights from Search Results 1920 1466 Andrew Dennis

There’s Gold In Them Thar SERPs: Mining Important SEO Insights from Search Results

There’s gold in them thar SERPs…gold I tell ya! Now, whether that phrase takes you back to a simpler (maybe? I don’t know, I was born in the 80s) time of gold panning, Mark Twain,…

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The State of Local SEO: Experts Weigh in on Industry-Specific Tactics 1920 1291 Miriam Ellis

The State of Local SEO: Experts Weigh in on Industry-Specific Tactics

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the way we engage with local businesses. We’re ordering more food for delivery, spending more money in online shops, and checking for safety measures on the web listings of businesses…

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10 Basic SEO Tips to Index + Rank New Content Faster — Best of Whiteboard Friday 1920 1275 Cyrus Shepard

10 Basic SEO Tips to Index + Rank New Content Faster — Best of Whiteboard Friday

When you publish new content, you want users to find it ranking in search results as fast as possible. Fortunately, there are a number of tips and tricks in the SEO toolbox to help you…

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YouTube Dominates Google Video in 2020 1920 1275 Dr. Peter J. Meyers

YouTube Dominates Google Video in 2020

In a study of 2.1M searches and 766K videos, YouTube accounted for 94% of all video carousel results on page one of Google, leaving little room for competition. Even the most casual video aficionado knows…

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Competitive Advantage in a Commoditized Industry 1920 1272 Heather Physioc

Competitive Advantage in a Commoditized Industry

In a world where search companies are a dime a dozen and brands tout bland “unique selling propositions” that aren’t unique at all, how can you avoid drowning in the sea of sameness? What are…

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How to Create a Useful and Well-Optimized FAQ Page 1920 1280 Ann Smarty

How to Create a Useful and Well-Optimized FAQ Page

The golden rule of marketing has always been: Don’t leave your customer wondering, or you’ll lose them. This rule also applies very well to SEO: Unless Google can find an answer — and quickly —…

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Bear Design content marketing
HTTPS Is Table Stakes for SEO in 2020 1920 1498 Dr. Peter J. Meyers

HTTPS Is Table Stakes for SEO in 2020

Back in the spring of 2017, I wrote that HTTPS results made up half of page-one Google organic URLs. In over three years, I haven’t posted an update, which might lead you to believe that nothing…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
4 Google My Business Fields That Impact Ranking (and 3 That Don’t) — Whiteboard Friday 1920 1280 Joy Hawkins

4 Google My Business Fields That Impact Ranking (and 3 That Don’t) — Whiteboard Friday

With so many customization options in your Google My Business profile, it can be tough to decide what to focus on. But when it comes to ranking on the SERP, there are actually only four…

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Bear Design content marketing
Basic Reputation Management for Better Customer Service 1920 1477 Miriam Ellis

Basic Reputation Management for Better Customer Service

The Internet can be a great connector, but sometimes, it acts as a barrier. Your local business receives a negative review, and the slate-colored words on the bland white screen can seem so cold, remote.…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
There’s Gold In Them Thar SERPs: Mining Important SEO Insights from Search Results 1920 1275 Andrew Dennis

There’s Gold In Them Thar SERPs: Mining Important SEO Insights from Search Results

There’s gold in them thar SERPs…gold I tell ya! Now, whether that phrase takes you back to a simpler (maybe? I don’t know, I was born in the 80s) time of gold panning, Mark Twain,…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
The State of Local SEO: Experts Weigh in on Industry-Specific Tactics 1920 1080 Miriam Ellis

The State of Local SEO: Experts Weigh in on Industry-Specific Tactics

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the way we engage with local businesses. We’re ordering more food for delivery, spending more money in online shops, and checking for safety measures on the web listings of businesses…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
10 Basic SEO Tips to Index + Rank New Content Faster — Best of Whiteboard Friday 1920 1080 Cyrus Shepard

10 Basic SEO Tips to Index + Rank New Content Faster — Best of Whiteboard Friday

When you publish new content, you want users to find it ranking in search results as fast as possible. Fortunately, there are a number of tips and tricks in the SEO toolbox to help you…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
YouTube Dominates Google Video in 2020 1920 1466 Dr. Peter J. Meyers

YouTube Dominates Google Video in 2020

In a study of 2.1M searches and 766K videos, YouTube accounted for 94% of all video carousel results on page one of Google, leaving little room for competition. Even the most casual video aficionado knows…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
Competitive Advantage in a Commoditized Industry 1920 1275 Heather Physioc

Competitive Advantage in a Commoditized Industry

In a world where search companies are a dime a dozen and brands tout bland “unique selling propositions” that aren’t unique at all, how can you avoid drowning in the sea of sameness? What are…

read more
Bear Design content marketing
How to Create a Useful and Well-Optimized FAQ Page 1920 1466 Ann Smarty

How to Create a Useful and Well-Optimized FAQ Page

The golden rule of marketing has always been: Don’t leave your customer wondering, or you’ll lose them. This rule also applies very well to SEO: Unless Google can find an answer — and quickly —…

read more

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GET IN TOUCH
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Bear Design - WordPress Development

Bear Design provides website development and design, creating content uploaded websites and improving web page placements and web traffic. Bear Design websites are unique, easy to use and responsive. Site owners can easily edit the content, or can trust the Bear Design & Communications to keep them up to date and supply quality content regularly.


GET IN TOUCH
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    Analytics and research of usersThese are used to understand, improve, and research users visiting //beardesign.me and their needs for our product offerings. For example, we may use cookies to understand what pages a user browses before submitting a sales request form. We do not share information about this analysis with any third parties.Selected third parties listed and defined as follows:
    • Google Analytics – Web traffic tracking – //www.google.com/policies/privacy/
    • Bing – Conversion tracking from Bing ads – https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/microsoft-bing-adsprivacy-policy
    • Doubleclick – Google advertising platform that analyzes browsing activity across website to establish user profile – //www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/
    • Twitter – Analyzes browsing activity across website to establish user profile – https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
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    Improving Website experienceThese provide functionality to help us deliver a better user experience for our website. For example, cookies help facilitate chats with our sales representatives, allow you to search the website, and deliver the user quickly to their intended website location.1st party and selected third parties as defined below:
    • __cfduid 3rd party cookie – This cookie is strictly necessary for Cloudflare’s security features
    • __hssc Cookie for keeping track of sessions. This is used to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains: the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), session start timestamp. (Expires: 30 min)
    • __hssrc Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We set it simply to the value “1”, and use it to determine if the user has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume it is a new session. (Expires: None. Session cookie)
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    • wordpress_ WordPress cookie for a logged in user.
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    • wp-settings- WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.
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