location based marketing

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Here’s a round up of our favorite digital marketing stories from the web this week: The 12 Essential Elements for On-Page SEO. If you are an expert or beginner to search engine optimization, this handy infographic is an awesome resource. Making sure every page has correct page titles and headings, content length and social media sharing will ensure the overal success of your site to appear in search results.

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Ah, the first weekend in June. Time to head to the beaches, BBQ with your friends, and enjoy a cold one by the campfire. On the other hand, you could just check out these links to some of this week’s news articles that we read and found interesting for online marketers. One of the most popular forms of advertising is branded entertainment, in part because if executed correctly, it can

Webinar: How Can Location Based Marketing Help My Business?

A couple weeks ago, Compete brought back our TastyBytes event series at Towne Stove and Spirits in Boston. This particular edition of the series focused on location based services, and how marketers can take advantage of them to connect with consumers in new ways. The panel featured some awesome LBS experts including Mike Schneider, Aaron Strout, Gary Leopold, Ajit Verghese, and Nataly Kogan. Now we’re lucky enough to have Mike

I’m the mayor! So what?

Are you on Foursquare, Gowalla or any other check-in services? I use Foursquare and like many of my friends, I’m beginning to wonder “What’s the point?” So far, they’re great in theory, but not in practice. Gowalla boasts that you’ll “find inspiration to explore the world around you while picking up rewards from local eateries, venues, and retail stores.” Similarly, Foursquare says that it’s “a mobile application that makes cities