Author: Tim Clarke

Tim Clarke is the Research Manager with Clutch. Clutch identifies leading software and professional services firms that deliver results for their clients. Tim heads the SEO and PPC research at Clutch. You can follow Clutch at @clutch_co.
Marketing for small businesses
Content Marketing
Strategy
Web & Design

5 Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

A 2014 survey conducted by Bright Local showed that 37 percent of small businesses planned to increase their Internet marketing expenditures over the next year. Only 16 percent stated that they would not increase spending leaving the remaining 47 percent unsure. These numbers, however, do reflect confidence on the part of small business leaders when […]

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email marketing
Strategy

2 Ways to Making Email Marketing Pay Off

Marketing teams have a great deal of tools at their disposal to help attract well qualified prospects for their sales teams. One tool that often gets overlooked, however, is email. With spam creating such a problem for so many companies, messages that don’t look legitimate or are sent out en masse are often flagged as […]

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social media impact seo
SEO
Social Media
Strategy

The Impact of Social Media on SEO

Back in 2013, the Econsultancy State of Search Marketing Report told us that 74% of companies and 82% of agencies surveyed said that social media played a role in their SEO strategy; for some it was a somewhat large role. Not more than two months later, Matt Cutts stated on one of his videos that […]

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Mobile Search
SEO
Strategy

5 Local and Mobile Stats to Inform Your SEO Strategy

So how’s the search engine optimization (SEO) industry doing? How are the SEO firms and consultants out there planning to adjust their strategies? What’s the up and coming news and which trends could you benefit from by being an early adopter? As an industry at large, SEO continues to change. The more widespread changes brought […]

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