How to Create a Successful Web Presence in 2017 [Infographic]

Creating a successful web presence in 2017 takes time and effort, and we think that’s a good thing! During the early years of Google, Lycos, and AltaVista, being found online was more of a game of who could manipulate the data more. Today, search engines like Google and Bing pull together hundreds of data points […]

The Best Free Small Business Marketing Tools in 2017

Build a Better Marketing Strategy with these Free Marketing Tools We use a variety of paid and free tools at TrustWorkz to help move the marketing needle for small businesses across the world. Paid tools have their perks, but these free marketing tools can give the competitive edge for most local business marketing strategies. WordPress Hootsuite […]

Go LIVE with Confidence! 7 Tips for Successful Live Streaming

Have you noticed how comfortable people are now with taking selfies in public? While most of us are guilty of taking selfies, it always seemed like something to be ashamed of just a few years ago. An so we tried to sneak them here and there, hoping that no one caught us taking pictures of ourselves in […]

Building Online Relationships in 3 Easy Steps!

Does your small business have regulars? You know, those same customers who come in each week to shop, eat, or play. By now you probably know them by name. You may even know their kids’ names. Over time, you will learn more about your customers, and they will learn more about you. You value their […]

Bring Video to Your Local Business

Content, content, content. It comes in different forms, and the one that has businesses buzzing over the past few months has been video content. Video isn’t new, but it has become significantly more accessible and accepted by business owners. While YouTube has reigned supreme as the 2nd largest search engine for a few years, it […]

Where to Find Free Images for Your Blog and Social Media

Did you know that you can’t use just any image on the Internet to market your business? Yup, it’s true! If you want to use an image in a Facebook campaign or blog post, you must first attain the rights to use it. The consequences of not going through the proper channels to get the rights […]

Get Customers To Act With a Call To Action

If you don’t tell me what you want me to do, how am I supposed to know? Have you ever heard that line from a spouse, friend of family member? Well, your customers are thinking the same thing! If you don’t tell them what to do on your website, they will just look and leave. […]