Google My Business (GMB) is becoming the most effective way to market your medical practitioner business. In part 1 of a 10 part series Peter Ricci from Yakadanda looks at the whys and hows of GMB and how local SEO trumps all when it comes to local businesses.
The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a broad waiver for hospitals and healthcare professionals in the USA allowing telehealth services with some limitations. There is a link at the bottom of the post to download bulletin from HHS
I should preface this Coronavirus article with the somewhat crass term ‘opportunity’ given the situation. However, the opportunity to educate your audience and build yourself a platform of programs and services to offer your customers is an opportunity for good! Whilst it will more than likely be the role of traditional medicine to create a vaccine for the Coronavirus, there can be some valuable lessons for governments of the world with one the key tenets of Functional Medicine movement – that of preventative medicine.
Google Site Kit is a plug-in tailored specifically to WordPress websites. While this plug-in does not necessarily offer any new services, it provides a simplified overview of all the connected Google services such as Analytics, Search Console, Adsense, Pagespeed Insights, Tag Manager and Optimize.
Great SEO content starts and ends at the research core. If you don’t know how to flourish your articles and content with the SEO keyphrases then you will miss out on valuable traffic. So we are going to go through your the three main ingredients you need to write great articles, that attract the audience you are looking to come to your site and medical practice.
Google Plus – The Much vaunted and disappointing Social Network built by Google will be shut down in April. Google announced this recently and detailed the reasons why. I initially it was going to be shut down in August 2019, however because of a data breach they have decided to expedite the closing and bring it forward to April.
When thinking about writing an SEO Rich post on your WordPress Blog, you want to first think about your title and first paragraph. Let’s call this your marketing paragraph. It should be set up to explain exactly what the article is about. In this case, we are talking about creating a WordPress blog post which will be SEO Rich.
At Yakadanda, we are always looking to find ways for our customers to learn that little bit more and to connect with other like-minded people. This is why we are introducing Yakadanda Sessions. Our sessions will focus each month on a different subject, however, we will take questions from anyone during these sessions and try to answer them.
Everytime WordPress Updates their WordPress Core to a major release (18.104.22.168 and soon 5) we have to ensure that all of our websites and plugins we support and run are compatible. Now that we have possibly the biggest upgrade coming in December we will need to do some major due diligence.
Google My Business continues to be one of the most important tools for any online business. particularly for businesses that are continually searching for locally. You can try this yourself from your phone. Type in “Hairdressers [your location]” and note what comes up first! Then start with a business closer to you.
Your Functional Medicine Practice more than likely runs on a few gears. Word of Mouth for any Local business is and should always be your number one priority. In planning for 2019, let’s look at some simple things to consider to lift our business to even loftier heights in 2019.