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Every strategic digital marketing plan should include setting up an email account which will look something like this e.g. YourName@gmail.com and be your login for all things Google.

What is Google?

Google LLC[5] is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.

Google was founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University, California. Together, they own about 14 percent of its shares and control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power.

Wikipedia contributors. “Google.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 1 Sep. 2018. Web. 1 Sep. 2018.

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  • Why your websites loves when people push its buttons! “Share” this. “Like” that. The Internet is atwitter with ways to endorse your favourite businesses, posts, products and services. Half of the world’s top 10,000 websites link to Facebook or Twitter on their homepage. Does yours? Read this post. Buy this product. Shop here. Trust this company. Why let people push your buttons? Because it’s word-of-mouth marketing ...
  • What are the Top 500 Sites on the Web? Ever wonder what the most popular sites are on the web? Alexa keeps track and posts real time results here.
  • Sue’s Google Calendar
  • Social Media Explained #infographic
  • Should Canada Require Google To Store Canadian Data In Canada? According to Wall Street Journal… MOSCOW—Russia’s state-controlled telecommunications company informed the government that Google Inc. has moved some servers to Russia to comply with a controversial law requiring Internet companies to store Russians’ personal data within the country’s borders, a person familiar with the matter said Friday. I think Canada should require Google to store Canadian’s data ...
  • Review Sue on Google Review Sue on Google
  • New first stop for hacked site recovery via Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: How to avoid ever needing Help for hacked sites: Just as you focus on making a site that’s good for users and search-engine friendly, keeping your site secure — for you and your visitors — is also paramount. When site owners fail to keep their site secure, hackers may exploit the vulnerability. If a hacker exploits ...
  • Looking for a G Suite Promotional Code? G Suite is a cloud-based productivity suite that helps teams communicate, collaborate and get things done from anywhere and on any device. It’s simple to set up, use and manage, so your business can focus on what really matters. Millions of organizations around the world count on G Suite for professional email, file storage, video meetings, ...
  • It’s time for your website to plug in and button up They’re everywhere–buttons asking you to “Share” this and “Like” that.  The Internet is atwitter with ways to endorse your favourite businesses, posts, products and services.  Half of the world’s top 10,000 websites link to Facebook or Twitter on their homepage.  Does yours? hy let people push your buttons? Because they’re delivering a call to action. Read ...
  • Increase the reviews you get on your Google My Business page, by giving your customers a direct link. How do get a direct link to your Google My Business Page in Four Easy Steps! Go to the Google Places API Type your company name in the search box provided, and when it comes up, select it. Copy your Place ID which will appear in the bubble that contains your name. Your url will be https://search.google.com/local/writereview?placeid=xxxxx where xxxxx is your ...
  • How do I setup Google Analytics myself? Can I set up Google Analytics Myself and How do I setup Google Analytics, are two questions people that take my digital marketing strategy training ask most frequently, because it’s a staple in your digital marketing strategy, and quick and easy way to find out what digital marketing tactics are working, which are not, and ...
  • Have you verified your Google Listing yet? Once you’ve verified your listing, you can enhance the Place Page for your business by adding photos, videos, coupons, and even real-time updates like weekly specials all on your Place Page. Verifying your listing gives you the opportunity to share even more information about your business with Google. For more information, visit Getting Started – Google ...
  • Happy 3rd Birthday Google+ Google+ Growth Spurt: Google+ reached 10 million users only a month after launching last June Google+ currently enjoys 250 million users, half of whom log in daily Google+ is projected to reach 400 million users by December 2012 Are you on Google+? Check out our Google+-themed Pinterest board or our G+ blog posts for more G+ stats and strategies!
  • Happy 1st Birthday Google+! Google+ Growth Spurt: Google+ reached 10 million users only a month after launching last June Google+ currently enjoys 250 million users, half of whom log in daily Google+ is projected to reach 400 million users by December 2012 Google+’s Birthday Present To celebrate Google+’s first birthday, Google released Google Events, which integrate seamlessly (of course) with Google Calendar and the ...
  • GOOGLE: How are YOU ranking these days? If you’re serious about coming up at the top of Google Search Results or becoming a sought after webmaster, you need to subscribe to Google’s Official Google Webmaster Central Blog. In today’s post they talk about Panda and 23 things they consider would make a site ‘rank’ higher including four (4) that make utilizing the services of ...
  • Google+ Local: Have you claimed your page? Google+ Local listings can be accessed via mobile search, web search, Google maps and  Google+. Searchers find information about your business and location. Google Local pages also incorporate the user-friendly Zagat review system. With over 50% of geolocational searches made on mobile devices, Google integrated GPS features into the Local program, which means mobile searches automatically ...
  • Google+ is Open for Business Tried out Google’s holiday gift? On November 7, the search engine giant rolled out its Google+ Brand Pages. This new kid on the social media block first introduced itself to individuals in June of 2011, picking up 10 million users in just 16 days. Now, with approximately 50 million users, Google+ opens its virtual doors ...
  • Google+ Hits 250 Million Users Google+ just announced at the I/O conference is that in just one year it has grown from zero to 250 million plus users making it the third largest social network in the English speaking world behind Twitter and Facebook. Jeff Bulla’s recent post Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Google+ Anymore shared some other facts, figures and statistics that are worth ...
  • Google+ Tweets by twitter
  • Google to start blocking mixed content (insecure http:// subresources on https:// pages) by default Major news released on Google’s Security blog “No More Mixed Messages About HTTPS” which notified us that sites that use insecure resources e.g. resources that lead back to http websites rather than https (otherwise known as Mixed Content) will be blocked by Chrome. Is your website affected? #AskTheWebCoach
  • Google to Make Certificate Transparency Mandatory By 2017 According to Threatpost, Google software engineer Ryan Sleevi announced that “Google is making Certificate Transparency mandatory for its Chrome web browser by October 2017.” What does this mean to you? This means that Google — the most popular website browser on the market today — could block your website from search results if you do not have ...
  • Google Surveys Google Surveys 360 helps you gain valuable audience insights to make smarter, faster business decisions. Click here to learn more
  • Google says starting in July 2018, page speed will be a ranking factor for mobile searches. Google Webmaster Central Blog post today Using page speed in mobile search ranking announced that starting in July 2018, page speed will be a ranking factor for mobile searches. Subsequent to this, they launched ThinkWithGoogle.com to share the latest data, insights and inspiration from Google which includes a site mobile testing tool that calls any ...
  • Google Places for Business vs. Google+ Local It’s critical for businesses to get involved in both Google Places and Google+ Local because it gains increased visibility and helps control one’s brand on Google — the world’s most popular search tool. Did you know that each month 100 billion searches are conducted on Google? This post by Amanda DiSilvestro on Search Engine Watch does a great job of clarifying the confusion between the ...
  • Google My Business Attract new customers with your free Google listing. Your listing appears right when people are searching for your business or businesses like yours on Google Search or Maps. Google My Business makes it easy to create and update your listing—so you can stand out, and bring customers in. Sue Sutcliffe offers Google My Business training and ...
  • Google Maps Productivity Hack Save time and money by adding your home and work addresses into #GoogleMaps If you take 10 seconds to type in your address and do it six times a day, you spend 1/2 hour a month typing your home and work addresses into your phones. Add either with a click with this google maps hack.
  • Google Maps for Android Now Lets You Add Photos to Reviews Google Maps for Android has been updated to version 5.10.0, which brings two new nifty features: the ability to attach photos to Place reviews and the option to see Places you’ve rated with 4 or 5 stars in your map view. via Google Maps for Android Now Lets You Add Photos to Reviews.
  • Google for Small Business Launched Today! Sabrina Geremia, VP Google Canada announced today the launch of Google for Small Business, a new Grow with Google initiative to help businesses across Canada find the right Google tools and services to achieve their goals. The online program is super simple: go to the website (google.com/smallbusiness), share a business name, answer a few questions about ...
  • Google End of Life Planning, because you can’t take it with you! Think about all the photos you have stored that your family and friends would like to have — or personal account information that your beneficiary will need to know about in the event of your death. There may be important files that you have stored on your Google Drive that someone will need access to. ...
  • Google announces today that it will build Toronto’s neighbourhood of the future As expected, Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs has partnered with Waterfront Toronto to develop a new waterfront community called “Quayside.” The more than $1 billion development will see the creation of new public spaces, residential and commercial buildings, and advanced infrastructure for Toronto’s thriving tech industry. “The district will become a place for tens of thousands of people to live, work, learn, and ...
  • Google Analytics: See Your Site Through Google’s Eyes Sign up for Google Analytics, so you can see your website through Google’s eyes….
  • Google Every strategic digital marketing plan should include setting up an email account which will look something like this e.g. YourName@gmail.com and be your login for all things Google. What is Google? Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and ...
  • GMAIL: 6 Things Every Canadian Business Owner Needs to Know! If you haven’t already setup an account for your personal and business brands at gmail.com, grab it now before it’s gone. Like domain names, they are Global demand and wouldn’t it be horrible if your competitor registered it before you? Read the fine print as this impacts #PIPEDA #GDPR and other Internet laws Review settings and ensure ...
  • Gmail’s new scheduling tool Gmail’s new scheduling tool to send emails later keeps you from being an enormous jackass, because you don’t want to be the guy sending emails on a Saturday night. Now you can send or schedule send.
  • Ever wonder what Google knows about you? #infographic
  • EU approves tougher copyright rules! Reuters just reported that EU governments backed European Commission’s move to protect Europe’s creative industries and that sharing platforms like YouTube and Instagram will have to install filters to prevent users from uploading copyrighted materials and sign licensing agreements with creators to use their work.
  • Definitely have to include a strategy for #googleposts as the exposure on page one of Google is stellar!
  • Concerned about the data Google stores about your activity? Did you know that Google tracks and stores your activity? Did you know you can control what Google tracks and delete your activity? Learn more about Google My Activity
  • Claim Your Google Places Page Claim Your Google Places Page
  • 5 Google Search Hacks You Need To Know Want to know how to search google from google docs, do a reverse image search, subscribe to a google search, search for emoji (IOS only), or hot google searches? Check out Nat and Lo’s video “5 Google Search Tips You Should Know About”…
  • 4 Reasons a Google Local Page is Crucial to SEO Have you claimed and optimized your brand’s free Google Local  page (formerly Google Places)? Here are 4 reasons you should do so today: 1. Google Dominates Online Search Everyone knows that Google is the king of search engines. If you want to rank well in Google, you need to play by its rules. Don’t be afraid to experiment ...