Checking WordPress website for compatibility before upgrading PHP to 7.X

If you are an digital marketing agency and you find yourself with a new client that has an older WordPress website having performance issues (or if you yourself are starting a new job managing an existing WordPress website, but not sure what’s wrong), I HIGHLY recommend that you start with an AUDIT of the website…

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Real Estate Publicist Jeremy Broekman

Brand Your Business – Summer Special

BRAND YOUR BUSINESS GRAPHIC DESIGN 2019 SUMMER SPECIAL! We are offering a very exclusive and very limited-time special for logos and graphic design. Our normal graphic design starter package starts at $2,000, but for a limited time we are offering 40% OFF all new design projects this Summer! Act fast! Special ends August 1st!!!! WHAT WE…

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WordPress 5.2.2 Update

Welcome to WordPress 5.2.2 Congratulations on updating to WordPress 5.2.2! This update makes it easier than ever to fix your site if something goes wrong. Version 5.2.2 What’s NewCreditsFreedomsPrivacy Maintenance and Security Releases Version 5.2.2 addressed 13 bugs. For more information, see the release notes. Version 5.2.1 addressed 33 bugs. For more information, see the release notes. Keeping Your Site…

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Social Marketing Partners

Facebook Marketing Partners Partners give you superior insights and data for better marketing decisions. Partners offer innovative technology to help you drive great results. Partners offer custom-tailored solutions to supercharge your marketing on and off Facebook. Instagram Business 1 Billion+ Instagram accounts worldwide are active every single month. 500 Million+ Instagram accounts worldwide are…

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How to download your google plus photos

April 2, 2019 Deadline! Time is running out! We used Google+ for years building up photo albums for portfolios and unknowingly of course helping our SEO in the early days. Hate to lose some wonderful content. Want to download yours? Here’s how: Download your Google+ data You can export and download your Google+ data,…

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Starter Guide

If you’re interested in improving your site’s appearance on Google Search, and you’re willing to put in a little time learning about search engine optimization (SEO) and Search Console, here is your getting started guide. You don’t need to understand HTML or coding, but you do need to spend some time thinking about how your site…

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Free Add Event to Calendar Button

We just discovered Eventable! Share unlimited events in any email, website, or social network with your own link and embeddable button. Works with everything from Gmail to Outlook, WordPress to Squarespace, MailChimp to Constant Contact, and more! Yes there paid and enterprise version as well. See Plans & Pricing: Get FREE button

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LinkedIn Marketing Agency

BROEKMAN communications is a 10+ year Linkedin Marketing Agency specializing in setting up your personal profile, Company Pages, Slideshare, Groups, Showcase Pages, Sponsored Updates and LinkedIn Ads. Posting Use posting to share your professional expertise, experiences and anecdotes with your connections and the larger community. Posts are a quick way of staying connected with your…

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Linkedin for Business

Linkedin is a central part of our Lead Generation, Thought Leadership, Building Personas/profiles and Business Development funnel for our clients. While we value many social media platforms, we highly recommend to lay a strong foundation with a platform that makes it possible to effectively showcase your thought leadership. LinkedIn offers prime real estate for doing…

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Schedule an Appointment

Acuity Scheduling is your online assistant, working 24/7 to fill your schedule. Looking to drive your (or your client’s) lead generation website funnel and entice folks with a “Schedule a Call”, “Free Consultation” or “Book an Appointment” approach? We are loving Acuity Scheduling. Sign up here and I believe we can get discount codes for…

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Linkedin Pages – Playbook

Big thanks to Linkedin Marketing Solutions for engaging and equipping agencies like ours with the right tools and resources. Download the Enterprise Playbook Whether you’re in HR and manage a team to advance your talent brand, or in social media and manage a team to promote your corporate brand, this quick read offers actionable guidance…

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WordPress 5.1

What’s new with WordPress 5.1

Welcome to WordPress 5.1 You’ve successfully upgraded to WordPress 5.1! Following WordPress 5.0—a major release which introduced the new block editor—5.1 focuses on polish, in particular by improving overall performance of the editor. In addition, this release paves the way for a better, faster, and more secure WordPress with some essential tools for site administrators and…

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Really Simple SSL WP Plugin

How to setup Google Analytics and Google Search Console/Webmaster Tools

Big thank you to Really Simple SSL for developing an amazing plugin that successfully forces every SSL Certificate we launch and enables https:// to kick in. This post is directly from their website! Follow these to a T! Oh wait, If you didn’t already install Really Simple SSL after Getting your SSL certificate, download here…

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How to disable Gutenberg – How to fix Website after WordPress 5.0 Update

WordPress 5.0 “broke” our sites. But not really… As part of our WordPress maintenance programs, we handle updating WordPress & plugins constantly for our clients. Yes, after WordPress 5.0 Gutenberg was installed, we did find editing pages and posts rather challenging. The platform is amazing if you are launching a brand new website or blog.…

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reviews and reputation management

How to Write a Google, Yelp, Facebook and Linkedin Review

The below examples are for a recent client, but can be applied to ANY client or vendor. Share the love. Give meaningful positive feedback. Especially when hardworking people work well for you! Be fair, be respectful, be courteous and be friendly; treat others as you want to be treated. Don’t use as a “teaching” opportunity…

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digital marketing agency expert jeremy broekman

Key to Successful Communication and Collaboration

Stumbled on this Linkedin Article written back on October 2, 2014. Still just as relevant as ever. Definitely some morsels of value here. MUCH good energy for successful collaborations!  When I was at Universal Studios Television, I worked closely with our internal “creative” department producers, website developers and marketing agencies to develop breakout websites, flash sites,…

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Vaughan – Welcome to WordPress 4.7

Welcome to WordPress 4.7 Presenting Twenty Seventeen A brand new default theme brings your site to life with immersive featured images and video headers. Twenty Seventeen focuses on business sites and features a customizable front page with multiple sections. Personalize it with widgets, navigation, social menus, a logo, custom colors, and more. Our default theme for…

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