From all of us at Hibu to all our clients, friends and family… have a very happy and successful New Year! We’re looking forward to helping you have a spectacular 2020!
It’s not too late to see the tips your competitors missed in 2019 Every local business can use a little competitive advantage…so get a head start on the new year (and your competitors) by taking a look at some posts that flew under the radar in 2019.
What did local businesses learn about from Hibu in 2019? We love seeing what really resonated with our small business clients each year. Take a couple minutes to see what your friends, colleagues and competitors looked at the most in 2019.
Even if you haven’t done much to prep for Small Business Saturday 2019, here are some simple things your local business can do right now to get ready for one of the busiest weekends of the year. Make sure any extended or shorter hours are listed online Opening early? Closing late? If your hours are […]
We’re looking ahead to 2020 (and beyond) with a renewed commitment to delivering smart digital marketing made easy – and that’s a whole lot more than just a catchy slogan. “Smart + Easy” is our promise to our clients – with Hibu, your digital marketing will be smarter, better performing, delivering increased results – […]
Introducing the NEW Hibu.com! Grab the popcorn, people! The redesigned Hibu.com has a bold new look and feel, more videos, more motion, and an all-around more engaging experience! When you visit the new Hibu.com (and it’s ok if you jump to it right now), you’ll see an expanded focus on the custom synchronized marketing solutions Hibu provides, as well […]
It’s time to get ready for Small Business Saturday® As a company that serves local business owners across the country, Hibu is proud to join with American Express to support the 10th annual Small Business Saturday® this Nov 30th. From corner stores to food trucks to online boutiques, each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, […]
When you’re running a business, there’s no shortage of things to worry about – competitors, customers, inventory, staffing — and a whole lot of other day-to-day worries. According to a recent insurance report, the top three “big picture” small business risks are: Liability risks Property risks Business interruption risks If you think about it, any […]
We’ve done it again! For the second year in a row, Hibu has been ranked on Selling Power’s “50 Best Companies to Sell For” list. We’re proud of our Sales team… the industry-leading digital marketing solutions they promote… and the local customers those solutions help our small business clients reach online, on mobile, on social, […]
Cedar Rapids, Iowa – June 6, 2019 – Hibu Inc. is today announcing the introduction of Hibu Smart Sites – their new, upgraded websites for small businesses. Hibu Smart Sites include advanced technology that communicates more information to Google, Bing and Yahoo, improving ranking and visibility in search and in voice search. “Increased visibility in search […]
Take a minute (actually, just 30 seconds) and join us as we put a baseball spin on our usual “pitch” — celebrating Baseball’s Opening Day 2019 and also recognizing the anniversary of a film that will always have a special place in our hearts. Play Ball!
You might be surprised to know that the first National Women Day was celebrated in America in 1909 – 110 years ago. The United Nations made International Women Day an official day of observance for all its member counties in 1972. In recent years, the annual event has focused on a single theme, like this […]
Join us in celebrating Black History Month by recognizing the amazing achievements of some African-Americans who have made significant contributions to the science and technology that impacts our lives every day. Marie Van Brittan Brown While home security systems today are more advanced than ever, back in 1966 the idea for a home surveillance device […]
At Hibu, we proudly support small businesses all year round — and we’re especially proud to be a Corporate Supporter of Small Business Saturday. In case you’re not sure why it’s so important for all of us to support our small and medium-sized businesses, take one minute to watch the video above. You’ll see, the numbers don’t […]
Small Business Saturday 2018 is right around the corner — and there’s still time to make a plan to promote your business on November 24th! 10 quick tips and tricks to make the most out of Small Business Saturday: Plan something special for your business – and make sure you promote your event online Visit ShopSmall.com/YourDay to see […]
We’re pleased to report that Hibu’s own RC Thompson, Director of Digital Product Management, was interviewed by LSA (Local Search Association) for their Blog, LSA Insider. In the interview, RC talked about the expansion of voice search within Hibu’s current Websites and Listings Management program. LSA is a not-for-profit industry association of media companies, agencies […]
At Hibu, our sole focus is helping small businesses succeed and grow -– that’s why we’re pleased to announce that once again this year, Hibu is an official Corporate Supporter for Small Business Saturday®, taking place on November 24th. Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting local small businesses, strengthening local economies and celebrating communities across the country. Created […]
Scare up some business this Halloween Treat your business to some seasonal tips and tricks that can help you keep your (jack-o-lantern) lights on longer as the days get shorter. Go ahead — treat yourself to more than one!
We’re pleased to announce that Hibu’s clients can now be found with voice search on Amazon Echo devices and Alexa-powered services. This adds to the current voice search visibility that we already provide to Hibu clients on Google Assistant and Apple’s Maps and Siri-enabled services. So if you have a Hibu Website* and Hibu […]
“Ok, Google… how old is Google?” You don’t have to search for the question, we’re happy to tell you that Google is 20 years old today!
Fighting childhood cancer, one cup at a time Hibu employees at our King of Prussia, PA office combined fun and fundraising to help raise money for Alex’s Lemonade Stand. The Foundation’s mission is to change the lives of children with cancer through research, raising awareness, supporting families, and empowering everyone to help cure childhood cancer. […]
We pride ourselves on our one-on-one service to each and every one of our small business clients — and providing exceptional, personalized service is so much easier when it starts with a happy, productive sales team. That’s why we’re so pleased to announce that Hibu is ranked on the 2018 Selling Power 50 Best Companies […]
You can’t talk about digital marketing and websites today without talking about privacy and security — and you shouldn’t! Making your customers feel safe and confident about interacting with you online needs to be a priority for your business, and that starts with making sure your business website is a secure site with SSL / […]
The way your business communicates with goes a long way to making a good impression… or a bad one. Just like you would with any customer interaction, it’s important to put your best foot forward whenever you send an email. It doesn’t have to be complicated, there are plenty of small things to remember […]
A single destination to see all your Hibu digital marketing results and more On June 28th, we launched our new Hibu Performance Dashboard — an all-in-one portal for Hibu clients to see their digital marketing results and: See the status of your products and campaigns Update your email notification preferences (and opt in to SMS […]
Big client meeting coming, do you… cross your fingers? Knock on wood? Rub your lucky rabbit’s foot? You may or may not be surprised by the number of superstitions you’ll find in the average small business. In honor of Friday the 13th — possibly the most popular superstition, in America anyway — we’d like to offer a list […]
We’re proud to announce that we have a dynamic duo of accomplished and engaging students joining us this summer as interns! Both bring a world of skills and talent along with them and we’re thrilled to have them on board and contributing to Hibu’s success! Of course, it wouldn’t be an internship if we didn’t […]
Celebrate 55 years of National Small Business Week While we can’t promise any parades, this is YOUR week! Take some time to check out all of the National Small Business Week resources provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration — and learn about this long-running tip of the hat to local businesses below. Every year since 1963, […]