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Do reviews affect your organic Google rankings?

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The evidence suggests yes! Another frequently asked question from dentists to the team here at the Dental Media office is “do reviews on Google affect where my website appears in the search results?” Before we go into detail, let’s break

Experience counts when it comes to choosing your marketing partner!

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Dental marketing agencies come and go – don’t get left in the lurch You may have seen the large increase in the number of marketing agencies trying to get into the dental space over the last two or three years.

Which Type Of Customer Relationship Management System For Dentists?

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Why it’s time to consider CRM for your dental practice and how to choose. One of the big frustrations we have as dental marketers is the apparent lack of comprehensive systems for capturing and nurturing leads at the practice level.

Why your branding comes before your new website

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Your logo is a key part of your business identity and needs to come first! An issue which is raised quite often when we are planning new websites for dentists is that of the business identity i.e. the logo and

What next when the negative reviews arrive?

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Proactive management of dental reviews for reputation preservation Lots of dentists and/or their practice managers know the huge benefits of a comprehensive social media presence and use it very effectively. It is extremely useful for demonstrating “social proof”, for broadening

Dentists – are you ready for voice search?

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Is your website voice search friendly? The number of users searching for products and services by voice continues to grow at pace, so-much-so that Google recently suggested that over 50% of searches will be via voice by 2020. This is

SEO BS – here’s how to avoid stepping in it!

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The dental SEO business can be a minefield for the unsuspecting – watch out for the weasel words! Just for the avoidance of doubt, this post is not suggesting that SEO is a bad thing. On the contrary, SEO, done

Is your marketing company *really* doing the SEO you think they are?

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A cautionary tale and why you need to check what you’re paying for! As you’ll see if you read further into our blog, we periodically highlight some of the questionable tactics used by some dental marketers and the disproportionate fees

Pay-to-play digital advertising for dentists is here to stay

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Pay-per-click – why do you need to consider it and what are your options? Three or four years ago, the main channel for gaining new patients from the web was via the organic (free) search results; primarily Google. But whilst

Choosing images which work well for Facebook advertising

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Getting attention whilst still complying with Facebook’s strict advertising rules One of our most popular services here at Dental Media at the moment is Facebook marketing for dentists. This is where we use our marketing skill to create engaging adverts