There are many companies on the Internet that claim to be legitimate and reputable Internet marketing firms. It can be difficult filtering through the grandiose claims each company makes in order to make a proper business decision. The best way to make the correct decision is to do your due diligence and follow the steps below: 1. Verify Their Company Information If the SEO company you are talking with gives you a physical address, Google the information they provide to make sure it’s a real location recognized by Google. Call the number they provide to see if they answer the phone, or if an answering service or automated system answers. This is important considering you need to be able to talk to your trusted SEO partner when you need to. 2. Talk To Current and Previous Customers One of the best ways to check up on a company before doing … Continued
Data from a recent survey from the Society of New Communications Research stated, “74% (of consumers) choose companies / brands based on others’ customer care experiences shared online.” In today’s world of Facebook, Twitter, online reviews, testimonials and news, a company’s reputation online can be made or destroyed in minutes.