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Prevent Competitors From Stealing Your Clients

Let's assume you run a personal injury defense law firm, and that you represent clients all throughout your municipality. All of a sudden, a new firm moves in across the street, and you start to notice several of your clients have "jumped ship" and hired the new firm. Well, what gives? Why are you suddenly losing clients to a new,… Read More

Should You Hire a Bail Bondsman or Pay Your Own Bail?

Nobody likes being arrested and thrown in jail. It's even worse to be behind bars when you haven't yet been convicted of any crime. In fact, it's downright unconstitutional to be held without proper reason. Remember, one of the primary tenets of our justice system is "innocent until proven guilty." Fortunately, through bail, pretrial release from jail is 100% possible… Read More

How To Prevent Playground Injuries

It is the unfortunate truth that every two and a half minutes or so, a child is admitted to the emergency room for a playground or schoolyard-related injury. In fact, according to a study performed by the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) emergency rooms treat more than 20,000 children under 14 years-old every year for playground-related brain injuries.… Read More

Three Reasons a Judge Might Deny Your Right to Bail

Did you know that your "right" to bail isn't really a right at all? A judge, for any number of reasons, can choose to deny any defendant their "right" to bail. While it's true that they can deny bail for any number of reasons, the most common three reasons a judge might deny you bail are: Flight risk Non-US citizenship… Read More

Why Responding to Reviews is Always in Your Best Interest

Almost everyone that owns a business or website understands the power of user reviews. They can either be beneficial to your business, or incredibly detrimental. However, while it's true that everyone knows that reviews are important, most website and business owners never respond to any of their reviews, good or bad. That's a problem. Responding to a user review, whether… Read More

Domain Authority – What is it and How to Improve it

Domain Authority is a score from 0 to 100, created by Moz, that attempts to show you how likely it is that your domain will rank well on any given search engine. The closer to 100 your score is, the more likely your domain will rank well on one of the major search networks (Google, Bing, etcetera). An Explanation of… Read More

What is Web Accessibility and Why is it Important?

Web accessibility. What is it? Is it important? Moreover, how do you go about creating a website that meets accessibility standards? In this guide, we'll answer all those questions (and probably some more). So, without further ado, let's get started! What is Web Accessibility? Web accessibility is the process of optimizing and creating websites that are as easy to access… Read More

Stale Website Content – What Is It and What To Do About It

Stale website content. What is it and what can you do about it? Stale content is a complicated concept, so let's take things slow and start by defining the term. Then, once we've finished defining it, we'll talk about the three different things you can do to mitigate the damage it can do to your website traffic. Let's get started!… Read More

Internal Links – What They Are and Why They’re Important

Internal links: What are they? Why are they important to SEO? Those are questions that our team of professional SEO technicians hears every day. So, let's answer them! In this post we'll talk about just what exactly internal links are, why they're important, and what good internal linking strategies look like. Let's get into it! What are Internal Links? Internal… Read More

Is SEO Important for Law Firms?

If your law firm has a website, then you've probably found yourself wondering: "Is SEO important for law firms?" The short answer here is a resounding "yes!" SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is the process of optimizing a website for search engine performance. But, why is that important for law firms? Let's discuss it. Reason 1 - Most Web Traffic… Read More