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February 6, 2019

Discover Utility Trailer’s WOW Factor

Get to know the Eco Blackout 4040 in this video by Red Olive. Max Daines, Red Olive’s videographer, was tasked with creating an exciting and compelling video to show off one of Utility Trailer’s most popular models. Utility Trailers has been able to use this on their website and in a number of different advertising […]

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August 31, 2018

How Google Reviews Help Businesses Rank Higher

See how your business can rank higher in local search results. We’ve known for a while that Google reviews significantly impact where your business lands in the Google search algorithm. This is especially true when people turn to search engines for help when making buying decisions. The good news? Local businesses can now compete with […]

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August 22, 2018

Why Online Reviews Matter to Local Businesses

Online business reviews effect on local SEO Say goodbye to the old days when critic reviews only mattered in the business of restaurants and consumer goods. These days everyone is a critic and the effects on local businesses are more consequential than you might think. Whether you’re a brand-new business working from the ground-up or […]

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August 15, 2018

How to Get More Local Business Reviews & Boost SEO

The Importance of User Reviews for Local SEO Local businesses face many challenges. Getting customers to your front door is probably the first on your list. Even if you have a steady flow of loyal customers, you still need to have a consistent stream of new people coming in as well. So, the first question […]

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July 10, 2018

New Mobile Google Page Speed Solutions

This July Google started rolling out the Google Speed Update we’ve all been anticipating since they announced it at the beginning of the year. But what does the Speed Update mean for you and your users? Let’s discuss. Now more than ever, it’s important to get your page up to speed with Google’s latest algorithm. […]

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June 28, 2018

How to Leverage Your Brand with Giphy

Red Olive developers— we’re just like you. We spend way too much time on social media. We wake up, we work, and we have fun doing it. Another thing we do? We search thousands of how-to articles to learn new tricks. Recently, a few of our developers spent a chunk of time learning how to […]

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June 25, 2018

Red Olive Videography Reel

Video on the Internet Creating quality videos is the name of the game today. At first, the world was slow to catch on to the importance of video on the internet. But, today, video dominates search engines and social media. Just take a look at a few of the statistics surrounding the subject. 55% of […]

June 12, 2018

Day in the Life of an Agency Photographer

Content is King In the industry of digital marketing, content is king. It’s the face of your brand. It’s what draws viewers in. But in the social media obsessed world of sharing, liking, and re-tweeting, standing out among the millions of data uploaded every day can be challenging. So, how do we help clients not […]

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May 24, 2018

Red Olive x Ivanti

Red Olive is excited to announce our collaboration with Ivanti IT & Software Solutions. We had the unique opportunity to partner with the Ivanti team to put together a UX solution that is not only eye catching, but specific to their international user base. Ivanti was having some homepage interaction pain points in which visitors […]

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May 7, 2018

The Effective Approach to Agile

How Red Olive Does Sprint Planning As a digital marketing agency, planning and organizing projects in a timely and effective manner can seem overwhelming. From balancing time to assessing client’s individual needs, we’ve developed a different approach to agile sprint planning that helps our agency stay ahead of deadlines and accomplish goals set by clients […]

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May 3, 2018

Rock Your First Meeting with an Agency

So, you’re meeting with a digital marketing agency. Here’s what to bring. Are you meeting with a digital marketing agency soon? Have you considered meeting with one? Whether this is your first time meeting with a digital marketing agency or you’ve met with one before, preparing for the first meeting can be the first step […]

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April 26, 2018

The SaaS (r)Evolution

How to do SaaS differently Since our founding in 1999, Red Olive expanded by 31 employees, broadened our efforts, and expanded our capabilities. But we’re nowhere near finished. Our team is continually pushing the limits of digital design, development, and marketing. But one area we’ve seen the majority of growth in over the last year […]

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April 17, 2018

Legit Local Now Live!

Gathering positive feedback for your business just got a lot easier— Legit Local is officially live! Forget the outdated process of hoping for positive reviews. Using an automated request system, businesses finally have a way of controlling their online reputation with Legit Local’s improved rating process. PROVEN FEEDBACK ON YOUR REVIEWS Legit Local allows businesses […]

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September 27, 2017

Red Olive Launches RedOlive.io WordPress Plugins

Connecting a new website to all the marketing platforms we use, and setting up the needed functionality to make us successful was no easy or quick task. We oftentimes depended on our developers to add functionality and tags to our clients’ websites as they came in. Many of the items were the same for all […]

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September 1, 2017

New York City Shoot – Thatcher & Co

We were excited to work with Thatcher & Co. a boutique PR firm on Broadway in beautiful New York City. We headed out to New York for a week at their office in the heart of Times Square. Located 27 floors up in the Paramount building, Thatcher just completed renovation on a beautiful, modern workspace. […]

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