Growth Hacks and Business Tips

Website Development, User-Intelligent Design, Digital Marketing, and Business Entries from Aaron Built Marketing founder, Aaron Ransom.

ShopRunner - Their Smart Email Campaign That Hooked Me

Genius email marketing that will convert trial periods into paid customers.

ShopRunner is a free 2-day shipping service based on an annual subscription model doing customer retention through email the smart way. They convinced me. Continue reading...

Have a One Page Website? You've Gotta Adjust Your Bounce Rate

A short code snippet to modify your bounce rate measure in Google Analytics.

Adjust your bounce rate with a simple analytics code that will prevent visitors who've spent time on your single-page site from counting as a bounce. Continue reading...

My Love-Hate Relationship with Facebook as a Marketing Tool

Getting noticed on Facebook is a losing game, unless you pay up.

Facebook pages for business marketing use have become significantly less useful in terms of reaching your fans unless you plan on forking over some cash. Continue reading...

Marketing with Social Media - Not Your Part-Time Job

Dormant social profiles aren't just sad, they're brand damaging.

Building a successful social media presence isn't for the time-restricted. If you're not 110% devoted, don't bother marketing with tweets, posts, and grams. Continue reading...

Your Website Needs to be Mobile Optimized - Responsive

50+% of your site traffic comes from smartphones. It's time to get responsive.

There's about a 50% chance you're reading this on a phone. In a few months, odds will be higher. Your website has to be mobile optimized to keep visitors. Continue reading...

Meta Description - Why and How You Should Write Meta Attributes

Here's how and why you need to be taking advantage of meta description data.

What you're reading right now is called a meta description. It's what search engines use to display an introduction to your content. Learn how to use them! Continue reading...

Social Signals - When Your Brand isn't Something People are Shouting About

Don't let lackluster social media interaction slow you down–learn your audience.

Do posts, tweets and shares affect your search ranking? It's been debated by SEO experts, but one thing is certain-the more shared your content, the better. Continue reading...

Coffee or Dinner with a Business Prospect - Think ROI

Are your business meetings consuming your profit? They shouldn't be.

Discussing business with potential clients: meet for coffee or wine and dine the suit? It all comes down to how much money you expect from the relationship. Continue reading...

Standout Holiday Lights for Increased Business

Boost foot traffic with vibrant lights and some holiday cheer!

Decorating for holidays is no longer reserved for residential streets. Bling your storefront with holiday lights and get noticed. Continue reading...

Get Your Number in Your Customers Phones - Party Sales

Genius sales trick to add your phone number in customer contacts apps.

Want to keep your party sale contacts coming back? Get creative with your event games. Do a giveaway for the first person to dial your number and connect. Continue reading...