Growing Your Google+ Contacts List

Growing Your Google+ Contacts List

When you start using Google+, your circles will be empty. You will want to fill those circles up quickly so you can extend your reach. The trouble is, you can’t easily connect with others using Google+ alone. So we’re going to show you a few ways you can easily grow your circles. First, take some(…)

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Add Google +1 to your Roofing Website or Blog

Add Google +1 to your Roofing Website or Blog

The +1 feature is an incredibly useful feature of Google+. It works much the same way as the “Like” button on Facebook, it allows visitors to your site to quickly and easily share links to your content with others. The more people who +1 a particular link, the more exposure it will receive and the(…)

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The “Are Talking About This” Counter on Facebook Pages

The “Are Talking About This” Counter on Facebook Pages

Roofing Contractors with Facebook Pages – Have you noticed the new “Are Talking About This” counter below your Page Like Totals? What is it about? Here is the answer from Facebook: About the new “People Talking About This” metric. “People Talking about this” counts ‘stories” – structured content that people choose to share through Facebook(…)

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Are Low Prices Helping or Hurting Your Roofing Biz?

Are Low Prices Helping or Hurting Your Roofing Biz?

I came across this article and felt that I needed to share it with you. Whenever I go out and meet with Roofing Contractors I hear the same thing over and over again, ‘I just got beat by another Roofing Company by a few thousand dollars, and my bid was low!’ Has this been happening(…)

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Contractor Marketing and My Broken Garage Door

Contractor Marketing and My Broken Garage Door

What does my garage door and your marketing have in common? Actually a lot. Here’s why. A couple of weeks ago my wife called my saying that she was locked in the house because the garage door would not open. Sure enough the coil tension spring had broken and we could not even open it(…)

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5 Questions to Ask Before You Pay For Advertising

5 Questions to Ask Before You Pay For Advertising

When you agree to install a new roof you know that you will be held accountable for providing the results your customer expects.  Shouldn’t the same be true of those who sell marketing to your roofing company? All too often we just take the salesperson’s word that their marketing program will be the best money(…)

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