Category: News

Updates from the Gustin Quon Team.

Named A Top Agency in Canada on Clutch.co!

Named A Top Agency in Canada on Clutch.co!

In January, a B2B market research firm, Clutch.co announced the leading advertising and marketing companies in Canada and the UK listed in their directory. Gustin Quon is delighted to be among the reputable agencies highlighted in this recent press release! Specifically, of the 600 companies assessed by Clutch for this recognition, Gustin Quon has been […]

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Is Flat Design On Its Way Out? What’s Next For Digital Design?

Is Flat Design On Its Way Out? What’s Next For Digital Design?

Flat design is totally ubiquitous in the digital design world. It could be argued that flat design really hit the mainstream with the release of iOS 7 in 2013 – this release of Apple’s flagship operating system eschewed the skeuomorphism – digital representations of physical elements – that had become so commonplace in Apple’s iOS […]

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Choosing the Right Social Media Platforms for Your Brand

Choosing the Right Social Media Platforms for Your Brand

Social media has become a vital component of any company’s marketing efforts. There are more than 2.1 billion people with active social media accounts, so it makes perfect sense for you to want to take advantage of this growing community to help increase your sales. But the problem is, there are countless social media networks […]

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5 Foolproof Ways to Avoid a Google Penguin Penalty

5 Foolproof Ways to Avoid a Google Penguin Penalty

Keeping up with Google’s algorithm changes can be hard. Just when you feel like you’ve got an algorithm figured out, a new update is rolled out, and you need to rethink your entire strategy. For those unfamiliar with the way of SEO, Google has two major algorithms that can penalize your website – Penguin and […]

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Can Online Reviews Impact Your Local SEO Strategy?

Can Online Reviews Impact Your Local SEO Strategy?

You have a small business, and you sometimes struggle with meeting payments and pleasing everyone. What else can go wrong? Well, are you managing your online reputation? Online reviews can have a big impact not only on your branding efforts but your strategy, as well. Importance & Effect Reviews influence your prospects’ purchase decision, they […]

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6 Split Testing Myths that Ruin Your Tests, and Your SEO.

6 Split Testing Myths that Ruin Your Tests, and Your SEO.

The online world is split in two regarding the ways of testing the “market” – some are open to running all sorts of experiments, and some are completely reluctant regarding that. However, those who choose the path of split testing, know that this is a sure way to make good decisions based on secure data. […]

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5 Important SEO Metrics You Should Always Be Watching

So much of search engine optimization, it seems, is geared toward traffic growth. But, it takes much more than simply building a website and optimizing it for the right keywords to see growth and conversions. Analytics and data about user behavior provide valuable insights about the visitors who come from search engines. Understanding how your […]

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It’s Official, Mobile-Unfriendly Sites May Lose Their Rankings

Last week, Google started sending out warnings about websites without mobile friendly layouts, saying that the pages in question have usability issues and may be de-ranked for smartphone users. This does not mean they’re going to penalize these websites, however, for users on mobile devices your website may stop showing up quite as highly. Google […]

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Google Updates – Static Holds, Sandboxes and More! – November 2014

It looks like Google is rolling out some algorithm changes based on the data we are seeing lately, and data from other webmasters across the globe. The main thing we are seeing is very slow crawl rates, with pages and site that usually get crawled every few days, many haven’t been re-crawled now in several weeks. […]

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