Influential Women in Marketing

We also want to pay tribute to the trailblazers who have empowered and inspired us to bring our best selves to work and to fight for equality, representation, and recognition. We join Semify in promoting equity in pay and promotional opportunities. As I cheer my daughter, I encourage you to learn and read Jeff’s piece. Here is a part reprinted with permission. Enjoy!

Success of Your New Business

2020 has been a very difficult time for many people due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. People all around the world have found their business shut and a huge number of people are now unemployed. Despite all of these problems, however, it has created the opportunities for new businesses to emerge to help get the global economy back on track.

As we wind down this very strange year of 2020, DFW Website Designers has just past 300 website clients in the past three years. Working and interacting with small business owners each and every day has taught me a ton about how to run and operate a successful small business. Let’s just say, I have had a front row seat in watching business grow.

Now Pinterest is Valuable for Website Backlinks

It has been 3 ½ years ago since I first introduced steps for Pinterest to Increase Business Interest. It is time to review the value of Pinterest for your blog or website. As we dive deep into this analysis I have some good news to tell you… Pinterest is valuable for website backlinks and traffic to your site

7 Ways to stay top of mind for your clients

Over the past 10 years, most of the small business clients I have met, spend a great deal of time worrying about their competition. While I totally understand this mindset and focus. The reality for most small businesses is not competing against another business, but rather fighting to be remembered when your customers need you. Your real enemy is staying “Top of Mind” for your clients.

Daily Efficiency Percentage Rating

So I have decided that a perfectly planned day (1) would not have too many tasks planned and the tasks themselves, (2) would stay in the plan allotted time. Furthermore, for continuous improvement, a single percentage scale would rate the day.

100 Things to Do Before You Die

As a school board trustee, we annually attend conferences to log our “continuous education” hours. At this year’s Dallas TASB conference our closing speak, Ben Nemtin discussed the 100 Things to Do Before You Die. Now you are probably saying, [...]


President Harry Truman said, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” As a small business owner, you HAVE to be reading and reading on a daily basis. I try to read about 15-20 books a year.

Social Media a Lead Generator?

In 2010, I started a social media company. In the beginning, the small business community ran to it to sell online or gather potential clients to sell to. Everyone saw social media as a lead generator. And you know what? It worked, at least for a few months.

10 Things to Do After Your Website is Live

You’ve worked with your designer (hopefully it’s us). You are super excited and your new website is live. Now what? What do you do after your website is live?