WVU Marketing Communications Today
Why Most SEO Initiatives Fail and How to Get Marketing and Web Dev Teams on the Same Page

Why Most SEO Initiatives Fail and How to Get Marketing and Web Dev Teams on the Same Page

June 19, 2019

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Today’s guest on WVU Marketing Communications Today is Laurie Beasley, co-founder, and president of Beasley Direct and Online Marketing, Inc. She and host, Cyndi Greenglass, will be discussing search engine optimization (SEO) best practices and challenges, including what prompts an SEO audit. After the break, they will dive deeper into Google rankings and what web development teams need to know to get it right, as well as the new requirement for newly registered domains to have mobile-first designed pages. 

About Cyndi's guest:

LAURIE B. BEASLEY is co-founder and president of Beasley Direct and Online Marketing, Inc., which provides services in inbound and outbound marketing including:  content creation, email marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), social media marketing, pay-per-click (PPC) advertising, Amazon Marketing Services (AMS), website design, media planning/public relations, direct mail marketing, lead generation and nurture campaigns, marketing automation management, and database management for both B2B and B2C companies. Ms. Beasley serves as president and online marketing certification instructor for the Direct Marketing Association of Northern California. She also speaks on online marketing and demand generation topics for several marketing organizations, including the DMA, BMA, and AMA.

How do sports and autism play the right roles together?

How do sports and autism play the right roles together?

April 10, 2019

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In the years since the autism diagnosis rate has skyrocketed to breathtaking heights, the worlds of sports and autism have bonded for a strong, symbiotic relationship.

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Data-driven marketing strategies to support community engagement

Data-driven marketing strategies to support community engagement

March 13, 2019

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A solid community marketing plan is an important tool for any marketer. It allows you to create a network of consumers that want to engage with your product and it organically exposes your brand in a way that feels authentic.

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Moneyball for Brands Meet eSports – You Have Met Your Match

Moneyball for Brands Meet eSports – You Have Met Your Match

February 13, 2019

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If you thought you understood consumer branding, think again.

If you thought that gaming was for kids, think again.

If you want to understand how to harness the buying power of the next generation of consumers, listen in and fasten your seat belt.

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Turning Statistics Into a Story

Turning Statistics Into a Story

January 23, 2019

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Everyone has a story.  You just need to know where to look to find a good one. Today the news viewer is inundated with click-bait, push alerts, infographics, and snappy headlines. The challenge for journalists today is to engage viewers to watch, read, or listen to a story where they can spend more than 30-seconds digesting the information. In this podcast, we will hear how data gathering is used specifically with WBNS 10TV’s CrimeTracker 10 franchise. Our guest is morning news anchor, Angela An and our host is Cyndi Greenglass.

 

How A Crime Reporter Uses Data to Reveal the Truth

How A Crime Reporter Uses Data to Reveal the Truth

January 23, 2019

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Ohio Crime Tracker journalist, Angela An, reveals how data exposes real, and sometimes very different stories.  

Everyone has a story. You just need to know where to look to find a good one. Today the news viewer is inundated with click-bait, push alerts, infographics, and snappy headlines. The challenge for journalists today is to engage viewers to watch, read, or listen to a story where they can spend more than 30-seconds digesting the information.

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