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Geofencing: What is it? Ever notice ads on your smartphone being catered specifically to your life? We’ve all had this experience before. You walk into the grocery store. As you’re using your phone to check your social media feed while waiting in the checkout line, you notice an ad on your feed for a product similar to something you just put in your cart. Seems kind of spooky, right? This ad likely appeared thanks to the targeted marketing power of geofencing. While geofencing...

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out!” -Dr. Suess Over the past year, you may have seen an increase in popularity of certain design trends. Gradients, duotones, minimalism, bold typography, and vintage are among the popular design trends of 2018 that helped brands stand out against the rest. While some of those trends are here to stay, others are being replaced with up-and-coming design trends. If you are looking to stop blending in and start standing out, 2019 has bright,...

2018 has been a major year for Google in terms of updates, causing business owners and SEOs alike to rethink how they should be optimizing websites. With the release of things such as mobile-first indexing and video carousels, things we used to focus might not be the top priority in years to come. Let’s Take a Look at the Major Updates Google Rolled out in 2018 Mobile-First Index - March 26, 2018 The first major, and likely the most impactful, update of 2018...

7 Traits of Highly Successful People Introduction What is the growth potential of your business? It all starts with the potential of the people you hire. Your business will grow when you lean into challenges, strategize in the face of obstacles, and collaborate fiercely. This takes guts. It is hard. But knowing where to look for these traits in people is the first step to finding value in new places. It’s how people respond to new challenges that defines their potential for success. Business people...

How long have you been working at iFocus? I’ve been with iFocus for almost a year. Time just flies by! Describe what you do. I’m the head of our social media department, so I curate and oversee all of our organic social media content. I'm also in charge of all of our paid social advertising and handle our online reputation management services for our clients. What does a typical workday look like for you? I would say it changes from day to day. I spend...

How long have you been working at iFocus? I have been working at iFocus for about a year and a half now. Describe what you do. My primary role is SEO (Search Engine Optimization), which focuses on helping companies rank higher organically on major search engines for keywords relevant to their business, so their website gets more traffic. I also dabble in some website design and creation. What does a typical workday look like for you? Since I’ve started doing SEO I haven’t seemed to...