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CoLT Guest Post: Mistakes Attorneys Make When Trying To Check Their Rankings

Hey guys, I was recently invited by Michael Ehline of the Circle of Legal Trust to create an article on “Mistakes Attorneys Make When Trying To Check Their Rankings”.   You can read the article here: http://circleoflegaltrust.com/mistakes-attorneys-make-when-trying-to-check-their-rankings/ - Chris Dreyer

How to Start An Attorney Blog In 4 Easy Steps

Step #1 Claim Your Attorney Domain Your domain is important because it conveys to your audience what you’re all about and it’s helpful for branding.  A domain name should reflect either what your brand is or what it is that you do.  For most attorneys this could be a practice area or the name of your firm/private practice. Domain names are one …

How To Start A Law Firm Website For Less Than $100

In the early days of the web and even up until the turn of the millennium, building a website was technical, complicated and expensive. If you wanted to do it yourself you needed to know programming and have a deep understanding of how computers worked. Today with CMS platforms like WordPress and user-friendly hosting services, virtually anyone can …

Getting Started with Google Plus for Attorneys

One of Google’s most notable attributes as a company is that it isn’t afraid to fail. They’ve had their fair share of flops yet Google Plus (the company’s newest social endeavor) is not quite the flop people thought it would be. In fact, there are numerous studies and evidence that being active on the platform translates to better rankings in …

Attorneys Using Google Authorship

Authorship is perhaps one of the best things for attorneys using search to market their practice. At its core, the practice of law is a service and largely information based business. People that hire attorneys are look for someone with knowledge that they don’t have. When people go looking online for information, they are searching for the same thing; …

Attorneys: Increase Your Presence in Search Using Google Plus

Google uses many factors in its search algorithm and (although hotly debated) social is quickly becoming influential. Aside from outside sources of influence such as Facebook, Twitter and other big names, users of Google Plus are already more likely to see content in search results related to their activity on Google Plus. Attorneys can use this to …

Elements of a Good Blog Post

Once you’ve nailed down a content strategy for your blog, there is still the matter of what your blog will look like once you start posting content. Publishing on the web carries with it a lot of caveats. Not only do you have to be helpful to your audience, you also have to publish content in ways that makes it easy to digest, effective at conveying …