One Click Advertising: Are You Onboard? I’ve been working on the content for the website of a young Texas homebuilder the past week and it suddenly struck me just how much construction advertising has changed during recent years. When I first started building homes almost 30 years ago, quite a bit of my time was spent chauffeuring... More
Posted by admin on Feb 24, 2012

If you haven’t been there yet, it might be time to check out our updated Contractor Resources Page.   We have added a lot of valuable resources that could help your business with everything from business leads, to management software, or even licenses.   We are starting to build, what we... More
Posted by admin on Oct 05, 2011

Google +1 Button-  How This is Going to Impact Your Business You may have noticed a new button popping up all over the internet, right next to the Facebook “like” button and the Twitter button…  so what is it?   Google recently rolled out their answer to Facebook’s like button in the form of the Google +1 button.   In some ways... More
Posted by admin on Aug 30, 2011

Taking the Brick and Mortar Business Online In talking to a lot of professionals in the construction industry, a lot of them have a hard time wrapping their hands around how focusing time, energy, and money (while not always needed if done properly), can help them grow their business.  In reality, more and more people are shopping... More
Posted by admin on Aug 15, 2011

Construction Business Case Study: How 3 Companies Are Taking Different Approaches to Grow Their Businesses Over the past couple of weeks I started surveying random businesses in the construction industry to find out how they were holding up in the current state of the economy, and what they were doing that was allowing them to stay afloat while a large number of construction companies have been filing... More
Posted by admin on Nov 08, 2010

Website 101:  Why Choosing the Right URL is So Important Whether you already have a fully functional website or if you are still behind the times and haven’t had a website developed, it is never too late to take a look (or a second look) at your URL (also know as a domain name) to see if it actually the right one for your business. By nature, most... More
Posted by admin on Nov 04, 2010

Lost Opportunity and The Impact It is Having On Your Business With the challenges facing the construction industry right now, I am really surprised by the number of construction companies and contractors (both big and small) that don’t put the time and effort into people visiting their websites as they do leads that they may come across through word of... More
Posted by admin on Sep 21, 2010

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