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5+ Essential Google Ads Campaigns For Your Ad Account

By Hunter Nelson | June 21, 2020

Advertising your business on Google Ads is fantastic way to drive traffic to your website and generate leads for your company. Many companies don’t know where to start when it comes to creating campaigns, or structuring their account in general, so today I wanted to go over a few of the essential Google Ads campaigns…

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Tortoise and Hare Software Featured On #JaxBusinessStrong Podcast

By Hunter Nelson | May 26, 2020

Running a business during coronavirus is a challenging task for companies in any city, and Jacksonville is no exception. There’s a lot of angst circulating about in regards to many Jacksonville business’ future and people have questions on how to survive and adjust to the new economic climate. One local company, Studio Podcast Suites is…

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The Story Of Tortoise and Hare Software

By Hunter Nelson | April 20, 2020

Since I started Tortoise and Hare Software, I’ve consistently gotten good feedback on the name and the branding, even from complete strangers who have no reason to come up and tell me otherwise. I frequently get the question, “how did you come up with the name” and today I’ll be answering that question in blog…

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IT Company Digital Marketing Case Study

By Hunter Nelson | April 13, 2020

In today’s post we’re going to be talking about an IT company digital marketing case study. NetTech Consultants is a Jacksonville based IT company or Managed Service Provider as their commonly known as in the IT world. Back for before coronavirus there was this thing called a “trade show” where large groups of people would…

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Why Is Blogging Important For Business?

By Hunter Nelson | March 18, 2020

If you’ve owned or run a business for any length of time, chances are you’ve checked out a few competitor websites and noticed everyone has the obligatory blog link at the top of their website’s navigation. Maybe you’ve clicked through a few posts, most of which weren’t particularly interesting or helpful, and chances are a…

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Tech Meetups In Jacksonville

By Hunter Nelson | February 12, 2020

Over the past year and a half, I have done a lot of networking. I’ve said yes to just about every networking invitation offered and I’ve spent countless hours trying various tech meetups in Jacksonville to get more familiar and involved with the community and help develop business for Tortoise and Hare Software. For those…

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Passive Lead Gen For Janitorial Supply Company

By Hunter Nelson | December 30, 2019

Southern Cleaning Supply is a janitorial supply company based out of Panama City FL. They provide cleaning supplies and equipment to local businesses, nonprofits, and government organizations in Panama City and surrounding areas. Southern Cleaning Supply has been in business for over 30 years but experienced an ownership change in 2018. Shortly thereafter, new management…

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Bid on Branded Keywords

By Hunter Nelson | December 19, 2019

Why are we spending money on branded keyword searches if we’re already ranking at the top of the page? This is a good question that clients often ask when getting started with PPC and one that has a number of compelling reasons to do so. In this post we will cover why you should bid…

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This Is Why Your Marketing Sucks

By Hunter Nelson | November 16, 2019

Marketing sucks when you take a piggish outlook to investing in it, which ultimately leads to poor ROI and frustration. If you’ve ever done any reading on investing in the stock market, I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase “bulls make money, bears make money, and pigs get slaughtered”. Lately, I’ve been talking to a lot…

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Combat Contact Form Spam

By Hunter Nelson | October 4, 2019

There’s nothing more frustrating than opening up your email in the morning and seeing a new contact form submission has come in off your website and realizing its just another spammer sending you a pitch. Spam, especially in the United States, has become a serious problem. You’re literally being targeted by the entire world! It…

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