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FAQ – Subdomains vs subfolders for SEO (HubSpot blogs & landing pages)

 

I have been told that having a blog or landing page on a subdomain e.g. blog.mywebsite.com will destroy my site SEO – is that true?

There is a lot of talk one way and the other, but here's what Google says about it.

Topics: Digital Marketing HubSpot

What is ALT-Text and how do I use it?

Is alt-text a legal requirement?

YES! Alt-tags are part of the accessible design laws in the UK and US so you should use them on all images. However, if you have images that form no real purpose (spacers etc) then the alt-tag can be null.   <img src="image.png" alt="">   This ensures that screen readers used by visually impaired skip over the image.

Topics: Digital Marketing Content Marketing

11 ways to optimise content for your Content Marketing Strategy

IT'S ALL ABOUT WINDOW DRESSING

You’ve written the most amazing copy ever to be written and you’ve crammed every last word onto your landing page so it looks like you’re the most knowledgeable company out there, you're the king. The expert.

But looks are everything and no matter how good your content is, if it’s not easy to find and easy to read, then it won’t get read.

Here are 10 ways to optimise your content for maximum readability:

Topics: Content Marketing Inbound Marketing

Problems with HubSpot – How to Improve the Quality of Inbound Leads

Are you using HubSpot as your inbound marketing and sales software but finding it is not meeting your expectations in all areas?

HubSpot is a great tool for attracting visitors, converting leads, analytics and more. Businesses that use HubSpot's software see their traffic increase by more than 2.5 times (HubSpot). 

Are you realising the benefits that you've read about?

One issue experienced by a lot of HubSpot users that we’ve spoken to is that they are getting a large quantity of leads coming through but finding many of these to be of a poor quality, not in their target market or from other countries or industries not relevant to their business.

So what can you do about it?

Topics: B2B Lead Generation HubSpot

4 Ways to Use HubSpot Workflows for Lead Allocation by Territory

HubSpot Workflows is the engine for marketing automation.  The workflow tool is flexible and easy to use.  Yet many people find themselves in a bit of a pickle, with what started out as a great idea turning into a complex solution that is difficult to support and change.  One such example is sales territory assignment, so I thought I would set out a few options and highlight the pros and cons of each.

There isn’t a single way that suits everyone, but in considering the best way for your company we recommend that you start off by thinking about:

Topics: HubSpot