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One-Stop Guide for Selling on Amazon: Tips You Need To Know

One-Stop Guide for Selling on Amazon: Tips You Need To Know

Once you decide to sell on Amazon, prepare to get your hands busy every day. Many tasks are required at every step of the way—from planning and launching your store to maintaining smooth operations. The continuous work will motivate you to creatively and objectively...

How Blog Comments Can Make Website Content More Powerful

How Blog Comments Can Make Website Content More Powerful

You write blog posts, press releases, and guest articles to empower your content marketing endeavors. You promote them to make as many targets as possible to find your content. But is there anything else you can do with a published content piece to influence its...

Case Study: F&Z Dentistry Website Redesign 2021

Case Study: F&Z Dentistry Website Redesign 2021

F&Z Dentistry is in Rockwall, Texas, and in 2020, they moved into a brand new building. Naturally, they wanted a website that matched the new modern design of the office. So after a few strategy sessions, we began the redesign with the following goals in mind.

Web Design

Case Study: F&Z Dentistry Website Redesign 2021

Case Study: F&Z Dentistry Website Redesign 2021

F&Z Dentistry is in Rockwall, Texas, and in 2020, they moved into a brand new building. Naturally, they wanted a website that matched the new modern design of the office. So after a few strategy sessions, we began the redesign with the following goals in mind.

How Page Speed Affects SEO & Google Rankings

How Page Speed Affects SEO & Google Rankings

It has become increasingly challenging to rank sites or pages higher on the internet today due to the growing competition. And, at the crux of the solution to the matter lies within Search Engine Optimization. Of the many ranking factors that directly impact SEO, page...

S.E.O.

How to Setup Your SEO Strategy for Different Languages and Countries

Keep in mind that an international SEO strategy starts with understanding how to best serve your customers and then making efforts to customize your content and search experience to their needs. If you can do that, you’re well on your way to conquer a competitive market and grow your global presence leaving your competitors behind.

Landing Page…What is it and Why You Need to Update Yours Today

Landing Page…What is it and Why You Need to Update Yours Today

Traditionally, landing pages are often a specific page with one call to action. The goal of this page is to acquire conversions. Maybe you have a free guidebook you want your viewers to download, subscribe to an email newsletter, or book a free consultation. It is often a single webpage with no navigation to other pages, it is separate from your website.

The Divi Theme

We Take Your Website Security Very Seriously and So Should You

We Take Your Website Security Very Seriously and So Should You

Here at Monterey Premier, we’re committed to the performance and security of your website, especially as your business now relies on it more than ever. If you are not already signed up with our hosting and monthly maintenance services, take a look at what we offer and let us help you make sure your site is safe and secure. 

10 Best Divi Child Themes in the Monterey Premier Divi Marketplace

10 Best Divi Child Themes in the Monterey Premier Divi Marketplace

One of the greatest advantages of Divi is the vast amount of child themes available from third-party suppliers. There are a lot of Divi child themes to choose from, but this can also make the choice between them more difficult. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the best Divi child themes found in the Monterey Premier Divi marketplace.

Phil Simon – A Case Study on a Complete Divi Website Overhaul

Phil Simon – A Case Study on a Complete Divi Website Overhaul

To his site’s visitors, www.philsimon.com appears virtually identical to its bloated predecessor. To Simon, though, there’s a world of difference. Monterey Premier’s tuneup means that Phil Simon’s new child theme loads much faster. What’s more, Simon can confidently update Divi and plugins without worrying about breaking something—at least to the same extent as before. The underlying code base for his site is far more contemporary and stable than before.

Business Strategy

One-Stop Guide for Selling on Amazon: Tips You Need To Know

One-Stop Guide for Selling on Amazon: Tips You Need To Know

Once you decide to sell on Amazon, prepare to get your hands busy every day. Many tasks are required at every step of the way—from planning and launching your store to maintaining smooth operations. The continuous work will motivate you to creatively and objectively...

Prevent New Idea Burnout By Not Rushing Into Every New Idea

Prevent New Idea Burnout By Not Rushing Into Every New Idea

Coming up with a great idea can be very exciting once you start imagining all the potential benefits and additional revenue streams. It is easy to understand why you would want to drop everything to begin pursuing your new idea. But what happens when you are always pursuing the next “Big Idea”? You will inevitably become discouraged and frustrated by the time spent, wasted, and lost on all the failed projects. So, before you dive headlong into every new idea that comes your way, try implementing a few safety measures to help you prevent “New Idea Burnout.”

Freelancing

The Impact of Social Media on Freelance & Small Business Success

The Impact of Social Media on Freelance & Small Business Success

As it stands, social media is invading many aspects of society, and the freelance labor force is of no exception. Prospective clients do not check your social media feeds for negative reviews only. In fact, there is significant impact of such networks on growth and...

5 Steps to Becoming a Freelancer

5 Steps to Becoming a Freelancer

Freelancing isn’t for everyone, but any professional can become one with enough self-discipline and motivation. Researching the market, finding a mentor, networking, and job searching will give you the best chance of success. Even if you can’t find clients immediately, don’t feel discouraged. It will take time for you to establish enough business connections to find a potential customer and start earning a freelance income.

Marketing

Home Page Content vs About Page Content

Home Page Content vs About Page Content

Often times our clients have trouble differentiating what text is good for home pages, and about pages. On this post we hope to clarify what type of content should go on each page respectively.

Blogging

How Blog Comments Can Make Website Content More Powerful

How Blog Comments Can Make Website Content More Powerful

You write blog posts, press releases, and guest articles to empower your content marketing endeavors. You promote them to make as many targets as possible to find your content. But is there anything else you can do with a published content piece to influence its...

9 Copywriting Tips & Practices to Write Persuasive Copy

9 Copywriting Tips & Practices to Write Persuasive Copy

Content marketing costs 62% less than traditional marketing and generates about 3 times as many leads. So, any sane marketing department is going to want to create great content that captures profitable leads and brings in traffic. However, the unfortunate truth is...

Top 10 Plugins You Must Have When Launching a Blog

Top 10 Plugins You Must Have When Launching a Blog

You’ve decided to start a blog? There’s only one way to do it and that’s by using WordPress. This is by far the best and most popular platform for that, but you may want to add a few plugins when setting things up. As you know, plugins are small pieces of software that can help your website perform in a variety of different ways, and over time, some of them have crystallized as pretty much essential to any successful blog. Therefore, allow us to show you which plugins you really should have installed at the beginning of your blogging career.

Social Media Tips

How to Collect and Analyze Social Media Data

How to Collect and Analyze Social Media Data

Knowing how to collect social media data is one way to better your brand establishment and recognition. Knowing how to analyze social media data is the other step. Utilize your social media profiles better and turn them into conversion tools.. Follow the upcoming...

6 Steps to a Successful Facebook Video Campaign

6 Steps to a Successful Facebook Video Campaign

Deciphering best practices for Facebook video campaigns can be a daunting task. Crafting the perfect Facebook campaign isn’t as straightforward as uploading your video to Facebook and throwing some dollars behind it — you’ve got options. A lot of them. With the right...

Health Hacks

5 Stress-Relieving Outdoor Activities for Busy Entrepreneurs

5 Stress-Relieving Outdoor Activities for Busy Entrepreneurs

Running a business is a stressful job, and as a modern-day entrepreneur, you are undoubtedly wearing many hats in your company. With all the work-related stress that accumulates over weeks, months, and years of not taking a vacation or finding a work-life balance, all...

How to Create an Employee Wellness and Fitness Program to Promote Workplace Health

How to Create an Employee Wellness and Fitness Program to Promote Workplace Health

Employee wellness has always been a top priority for most business leaders that know just how vital this is for retention and employee engagement over the long term. Hopefully, getting creative with these suggestions will allow you to design a program fit for your staff and your business budget, and of course, that will help reduce burnout and stress, while increasing employee satisfaction, productivity, and overall health.

Tips for Entrepreneurs: How to Make Sleep Work for You (And Why You Should)

Tips for Entrepreneurs: How to Make Sleep Work for You (And Why You Should)

Being an entrepreneur is tough and requires a lot of energy, time, and resources. Naturally, as the stakes are high, you tend to sacrifice a lot of things in order to succeed, but your sleep and overall health shouldn’t be among them. These simple tips can help you keep insomnia and sleep deprivation at bay. Invest in your sleep first, and you’ll be ready to take every challenge entrepreneurial life may throw at you.

Money Savers

How to Create The Perfect Business Video

How to Create The Perfect Business Video

A well-executed video placed on the right platform can dramatically increase the reach of businesses marketing efforts. Before you start posting content on TikTok, take some time to understand the app’s basics and its target audience. 

Parenting Hacks

5 Ways to Narrow the Nanny Search

5 Ways to Narrow the Nanny Search

Regardless of whether you plan to work from home, volunteer in the community, or just need some time to complete additional tasks while your children are cared for, it’s essential to find just the right, nurturing individual to help care for your little ones.

Military Life

The Crippling Nature of Being Shy

The Crippling Nature of Being Shy

When I’m new somewhere I get like this. When I’m comfortable in a place, I’m not like this at all. That’s the thing about being a military wife and moving so much. I keep getting thrown back into terrified, shy April mode. It’s like I’m in middle school all over again.

Celebrating Veteran’s Day as a Military Spouse

Celebrating Veteran’s Day as a Military Spouse

As a military wife, I have seen too much of what our veterans and their families go through to not be a patriot at this point. We’ve laid so much down for the cause of our country: physically, emotionally, mentally, no really all the -ly’s. There is no benefit or discount too great to give a veteran, believe me.

Why You (Mom) Need MOPS

Why You (Mom) Need MOPS

When you work at home, whether that means building websites or nursing babies, it has the potential to be lonely, which can crush your spirit. If you are a mom, with a child age 0-18, let your MOPS friends become your new work friends.

Design Tips

The 5 Best Logo Making Software for Mac

The 5 Best Logo Making Software for Mac

The Mac OS is preferred by most designers as it supports the latest technologies. However, you should always study all the designing software in a nutshell before installing the right one.

The Power of Visual Elements on Your Blog

The Power of Visual Elements on Your Blog

The content people can find on your blog should be the thing that draws them to your domain. They might be interested in the topics you write about but once they open a page and read the text, they are likely not to come back to your blog because of other texts but because of the visual appeal.

Behind The Scenes of a Major Website Redesign and Rebrand at Monterey Premier

Behind The Scenes of a Major Website Redesign and Rebrand at Monterey Premier

Over the years we have grown to include multiple types of services & products, a multi-vendor marketplace with over 240+ Divi add-ons sold by developers and designers from all over the world , and a multi-author blog with over 30+ contributors. In that process we learned a lot about our visitors that we simply did not know in the early days. So a lot of strategy and planning had to go into our 2018 redesign and rebrand. In this article I am going to spill all the beans.

Education

Top Ten Digital Marketing Strategies For Educational Institutes

Top Ten Digital Marketing Strategies For Educational Institutes

Most businesses have converted their operations online due to the pandemic. Therefore, it is easier for educational institutes to follow suit and develop a powerful yet effective digital marketing strategy. That way, the students will be encouraged to complete their studies online and have better career opportunities.

Intelligent Design: The Influence Of AI On Big Data

Intelligent Design: The Influence Of AI On Big Data

AI is providing new and dynamic methods for understanding the value of the data we do have. Businesses seeking to apply AI to data will need to test the water before they take the plunge, but AI is certainly going to have a radical effect on how and why a business can make use of big data.

Inspiration

4 Tips For an Effective Office Relocation Strategy

4 Tips For an Effective Office Relocation Strategy

Every relocation is challenging, especially when you’re relocating an office and have many business-related responsibilities to handle during this period. Hiring professional help, especially if you have many obligations, is a good way to start. In doing so, you won’t...

Careers

Job Search In A Foreign Country During COVID: 7 Tips

Job Search In A Foreign Country During COVID: 7 Tips

Job searching is always a challenge! But the advent of COVID-19 caught the world completely off-guard. Many countries closed their borders overnight, stranding other nations’ citizens abroad. Tourists, businessmen, and migrants alike ended up stuck, with little hope...

Working From Home

Celebrating Veteran’s Day as a Military Spouse

Celebrating Veteran’s Day as a Military Spouse

As a military wife, I have seen too much of what our veterans and their families go through to not be a patriot at this point. We’ve laid so much down for the cause of our country: physically, emotionally, mentally, no really all the -ly’s. There is no benefit or discount too great to give a veteran, believe me.

Why You (Mom) Need MOPS

Why You (Mom) Need MOPS

When you work at home, whether that means building websites or nursing babies, it has the potential to be lonely, which can crush your spirit. If you are a mom, with a child age 0-18, let your MOPS friends become your new work friends.

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Project Planning Tips for the Beginners and the Pros

Download our complimentary eBook that details 6 tips for preparing an accurate and profitable estimate for your web design project.

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