Internet Marketing

Pro”Active” Marketing

May 20, 2017 |

Pro”Active” Marketing—No More “After the Fact” Indicators

How does someone who owns his or her own business become a more effective marketer? There are some important things to look at this summer that can help a business develop more pro … Read More

The Dangers of Marketing Dysmorphia

May 2, 2017 |

Look at yourself in the mirror. What do you see? We never really see the same image others do. The reflection is, instead, the reverse of what others see. Curiously, how we emotionally connect to the visual presentation that … Read More

The Recipe for Making Anything, and then Responding When It Doesn’t Work.

March 3, 2016 |

Pinterest has grown in influence and size due to a number of variables in consumer behavior. Some factors include:

• a demographic that leans heavily towards the female contingent. • the boom in “time spent online” for a woman’s … Read More

How much does SEO or SEM really matter…

January 5, 2015 |

to your company?

Martin Perez, CEO

Companies that blog have 434% more indexed pages. And companies with more indexed pages get far more leads. Unfortunately, people can be distracted by shiny round objects. With paid SEM (Search Engine Marketing) and … Read More

Marketing that Makes Sense

September 11, 2014 |

Martin Perez, CEO

Brand is a conversation. What you say, when you say it, and how you say it are all important to ensure the conversation makes sense. Merge Left Marketing provides an array of brand development solutions that … Read More

Highway Rubbernecking

April 11, 2014 |

The freeway was jammed today, but the important thing is it was moving. Suddenly, I saw brake lights. All lanes were slowing WAY down. As we crept along, switching back and forth between the gas pedal and the brake pedal, … Read More

Practice Makes

March 10, 2014 |

Everyone has heard the phrase “Practice makes perfect.” It’s said especially in regards to people learning how to play an instrument, or taking vocal lessons. It wasn’t until high school that I ever heard a variation of this phrase. It … Read More

The Other Shoe

January 11, 2014 |

In our last blog we talked about how important personal preference is in communication. We showed that the significant majority of young folks under the age of 25 preferred text for personal communication whereas most people over the age of … Read More

How Does Your Consumer Prefer to Communicate?

January 4, 2014 |

Age groups: 15-17, 18-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-64, 65 Plus

Email Percentage of preference by age group: 45%, 10%, 16%, 39%, 45%, 55%, 77%, 91%

Text messages 36%, 64%, 55%, 44%, 34%, 30%, 14%, 4%

There are lots of numbers … Read More

Five Seconds

November 25, 2013 |

What can you do in five seconds? If I gave you five seconds could you sell me something? Could you even get me interested in what you’re selling?

If I still have your interest, here’s the point: if you advertise … Read More

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