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Three mobile stats that drive me crazy

      Here are three stats about small business websites that absolutely drive me crazy… In the U.S., more than 90%of adults have mobile devices, and most of the time they are kept within arm’s reach BUT… only 56% of small businesses having a company website AND… only 53% of those with a website have […]

Why Mobile Marketing Works for Every Small Business [Free Guide]

Mobile marketing isn’t just for “the big guys” Like all other marketing, mobile marketing is all about being where your customers are. And today, 65% of digital media time is spent on phones and tablets.* The bottom line: your customers are on mobile, and your business needs to be there too — before your customers find […]

5 Things You Need to Know About… Writing a Website

It’s not unusual for a small business to try to write their own website – after all, you may have written your own sales letters before, either from scratch or using content from a brochure or print ad. And with so many DIY website options available, it might seem like it’s no big deal to […]

Bad SEOmens for Small Business Websites - hibu Blog

6 SEOmens that are bad news for your small business website

Search engine optimization (SEO) is an essential part of any online marketing campaign. And with 85% of consumers using the Web to find businesses in their local area1, it’s important that you get it right to get found. The problem is, as a small business owner, it’s incredibly difficult to keep up with constantly shifting […]

Google Update: “Mobile May” website ranking change

On April 21, 2015, Google began automatically testing websites to see if they were truly “mobile friendly.” This “Mobilegeddon” update led to some significant changes to the way Google ranks mobile search results. In fact, if your site wasn’t “mobile friendly” last year, you’ve probably already seen your ranking drop in the mobile search results — and […]

Game of Phones Part 1: Mobile Web Design Starts at Home

A lot of people think a “mobile-friendly website” is one that “looks nice” on a small screen. There’s actually a lot more to it than that. In fact, if you’re only focusing on how your mobile web design LOOKS on a phone or tablet, you may be losing the battle to get ahead of  your competition when […]

After your new Hibu Website goes live…

So your new Hibu Website is live online! …now what happens? Launching a new website for your local business can be a lot like opening a new location. You hang your new sign, admire your name on the window, cut the ribbon out front and…wait. Just like with a brick and mortar shop, you know […]

Look Super On Desktops, Phones & Tablets!

Your customers are lined up online… they snap out their phones… they run for your website… but your site fumbles the visit. If your website isn’t mobile-friendly – if it’s hard to use on a small screen or just won’t load on most phones – you could be dropping prospects and customers every day. And, Google could penalize […]

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Customer Success: Nirvana Pet Spa

It’s good to be spoiled every now and then with a day at the spa. But don’t your pets deserve a relaxing getaway as well? How long has it been since your dog or cat had a stylish trim or a calming massage? At Nirvana Pet Spa, dogs and cats alike will enjoy a soothing rejuvenation by […]

Are you mobile ready?

Are you mobile-ready? Your customers are!

  Our friends at LSA shared a recent study showing just how mobile small business has become. Entitled “Mobile: Ready or Not?” the study gives great insight into why local businesses absolutely must adapt now to the current mobile-first consumer marketplace. It’s easy to think that as long as your website looks good on a […]