Confluent Forms LLC, located in Easthampton MA, is a boutique branding, graphic design, web design, web development, Blogger development, and PHP/MySQL application development firm providing services to customers from the Fortune 100 to local non-profit organizations and academic institutions. Serving Western Massachusetts and beyond.

Showing posts in the category: social media

Defining your Audiences / Reaching and Connecting with your Audiences

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Most businesses have never documented their Audiences or Buyer Personas, let alone how they are go...[...] read more

Local search, search personalization, and small business local influence

Thursday, January 29, 2015

"Where everybody knows your name" - Cheers When it comes to marketing and sales and t...[...] read more

Local Search and its importance for Local Business

Friday, October 17, 2014

We have posted a number of times regarding Google+ Local Pages (which is now Google My Business ) ...[...] read more

Your homepage isn't your only entrance & landing page

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

When designing a website, the focus is invariably on what is typically the most unique page within...[...] read more

Google Helpouts creating value & new opportunity

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Google  +Helpouts  are a new product by Google that enables "real help from real people in re...[...] read more

Capitalizing on Pinterest Rich Pins price notifications

Sunday, December 01, 2013

Most online retailers know about Pinterest, and have made sure to add a "Pin It" button ...[...] read more

Earning an online audience of value

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

It's a soapbox. To stand on. Every few days I see a post in a social media channel from someo...[...] read more

Google+ Local Pages are your new Landing Page

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

A search for "pilates easthampton ma" turns up Renew Pilates Clients of ours surprisin...[...] read more

Is your website content strategy too Google-centric?

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

A website with a "well-rounded" search traffic pattern There are lots of compelling r...[...] read more

Evergreen content & Network Effect of Google+ Comments

Monday, September 23, 2013

Alternate title: " we've switched to the Google+ Commenting System for the Confluent Forms ...[...] read more

Understanding the life cycles within your content strategy

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

You publish your blog post, share it around, and it gets lots of good traffic. In many cases that...[...] read more

Blogger and Google+ together: the Multiplier Effect

Thursday, September 05, 2013

Lots of people continue to ask us about +Blogger  and Google+ , questions ranging from "will Go...[...] read more

Social Media Strategy and Hops: a long term approach

Thursday, August 22, 2013

This year, a bountiful harvest of cascade hops Hops, small flowers that grow on a vine, are the ...[...] read more

A simple local brick & mortar small business web strategy

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

When it comes to web strategies, few experts talk about the needs of a small, local-focused, brick...[...] read more

Has LinkedIn jumped the shark?

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

It wasn't so long ago that LinkedIn was an important part of my day. I actively engaged on it,...[...] read more

Timeliness matters for website visitors and search engines

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Have you ever gone to a website and questioned if someone was still in business because nothing on their website looks like it has been upda...[...] read more

Claiming your Google Places / Google My Business page is a must

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

If you want to do just one activity that will take you approximately 10 minutes of your time and yie...[...] read more

Blogger and Google+ are a great social media strategy

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

There has been lots of discussion on Google+ , speculation about the future direction of the platfor...[...] read more

Your business should be blogging (actively!)

Thursday, February 07, 2013

A lot has changed in the last few years and especially in the last few months where online marketing is concerned. Changes to Google's s...[...] read more

The 5 reasons your business should be on G+

Thursday, January 03, 2013

We know, you've probably heard that Google Plus is a ghost town. That nobody uses it. That's...[...] read more