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Is Google+ Still Relevant?

Since its creation, Google+ has had difficulty really catching on. Because of this, Google has been focusing on listening to user feedback. You may have noticed recently that Google+ has Read More

Who are the Best Website Design Companies in Anchorage, Alaska?

At Beacon Media + Marketing we build  and design websites for many businesses and non-profits across the Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, and Oregon. In this line of work we spend a Read More

#ShineYourLight – Anna Sattler

#ShineYourLight - Anna Sattler

Anna Sattler had a lifelong dream of starting a TV show. She was inspired when she was young and saw an Alaska Native woman on RATNet, a station that transmitted Read More

#ShineYourLight – Andrew C. Mitton

#ShineYourLight - Andrew C. Mitton

After working 7 years at a law firm, Attorney Andrew C. Mitton was bitten by the entrepreneurial spirit bug and decided to strike out on his own. He felt like Read More

Inbound Marketing is a Perfect fit for Functional Medicine!

Inbound Marketing is Perfect for Functional Medicine

“People don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it.” -Simon Sinek “Great companies start because the founders want to change the world…not make a fast buck.” -Guy Read More

How Much Does it Cost to Hire an Agency?

How much does it cost to hire an agency?

The cost of hiring an agency can vary with surprising extremes depending on a myriad of factors including company size, reputation, and even geographic location. There are two primary ways Read More

Why is Corporate Branding Important?

“We live in an age where information is the greatest commodity and your brand is now your greatest asset in our intangible market.” What is a brand? It doesn’t matter if Read More

The Rise of the Idealist Marketer

About 10 days ago, I heard a respected industry person put forward the premise that marketers are really just paid to be good bullsh** artists. There was a lot more Read More

How to Make White Papers that Generate Leads

Inbound marketing operates on one basic principle: engage with your potential customer, and offer them value. While that “value” can be almost anything, for many businesses, it’s information. Even with Read More

Expert Guide to Hiring a Local Inbound Marketing Agency. Part 2

Finding the right inbound marketing agency for you

Last week I started this blog duo with Expert Guide to Hiring a Local Inbound Marketing Agency. Part 1. In it, we covered the benefits to working with an agency, scouting Read More

Expert Guide to Hiring a Local Inbound Marketing Agency: Part 1

Expert Guide to Hiring the Best Local Inbound Marketing Agency

Marketing, especially Inbound Marketing, is time-consuming and requires some focused specialties. Making the decision to partner with a local inbound or content marketing company is a big decision for most Read More

How Much Should I Spend on Marketing?

Fall is rapidly descending on the US, and the summer is winding down, especially in Alaska. As we all prepare to settle back into the fall routines for many of Read More

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