Archive for October 2015

Has Your Website Been Upgraded To Meet Google’s “Mobile Friendly” Requirements?

Earlier this year Google made a major announcement that could be affecting your website rankings. “Starting April 21, 2015, we (Google) will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results. Consequently, users will…

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How Do Social Media Signals Affect Your SEO?

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Social media has been given a lot of attention by SEO experts over the last few years. Although Google has claimed that social signals are not a direct part of their algorithm, there have been countless reports by SEO pros that show that there is a positive effect in search rank and web traffic when…

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Ron Herridge Releases A Free Bible Timeline Download

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Long time client and friend of Apache Interactive, Ron Herridge, recently released a project that was a labor of love that was several months in the making. Ron wanted to help people understand the timeline of events that occurred in the bible so he planned, designed and wrote an 8 page bible timeline as a…

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Social Media Calls-To-Action – Do They Really Work?

The power of the call-to-action can’t be ignored. Traditional marketers have asked for the sale for decades, but many people have feared putting call-to-actions into their social media posts in an effort to appear less “pushy.” It’s certainly true that you don’t want to constantly bombard your audience with sales messages and totally miss out…

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Who Really Needs A Website For Their Business?

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In the day and age of social media, do you really need a website for your business? There are so many paths for people to take getting online that the choices begin to seem endless. You have Facebook pages, Facebook groups, Instagram accounts, Twitter accounts, and on and on. I’ve even seen small businesses use…

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Apache Interactive. New Name. Same Great Results.

Apache Advertising and Susprod have come together to become Apache Interactive. We were long overdue for a re-brand and fortunately the time has finally arrived. Apache Advertising and Design was founded in the late nineties with the original intention of  being a traditional advertising agency, but as the Internet exploded and changed the world, we…

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5 Resources For Finding Free Stock Photos

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Businesses need photography for a variety of reasons. Professional original photography can never be beat, but some circumstances and budgets require us to look for “stock photos” to save time or money. The old saying “you get what you pay for” has never been more true than when discussing photography. Locating the perfect image with…

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