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Why you need Digital Marketing

Having a digital marketing strategy that starts by building a strong brand foundation, high impact / conversion message & visuals and then pushing that content through all digital marketing channels just makes sense.  In fact, you can take the content and push it through traditional marketing channels for even more impact.  There is great value & return in brand consistency and just simply pushing out as much and as often as appropriate.  Marketing 101 -- the more you push out into the world, the more you will get coming back in.

Top 10 Reasons to use Worpdress as your Website Platform

For starters, it's the world's most popular content management system Not only does it allow you to publish content that is beautiful and Google loves (for SEO purposes), it's easy to use and anyone can do it.   Here are a few quick reasons you should consider using wordpress. Beyond blogging, WordPress is also great for building a social network, fully functioning intranet and online business card themes. And, with a variety of tools, plugins, and flexible features; WordPress is arguably the best publishing platform for web design in business. Google Loves Wordpress -- yes, it's SEO friendly.  My Favorite 🙂 [...]

By |May 25th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Blog, News, Web Design|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Label Design Contest for Local 818 Brewing : Reseda Rye

818 Brewing has launched a design contest for the label of one of it's newest beers, "Reseda Rye".  Imagine IT prides itself in community involvement and this is a great opportunity to show off our design skills.  We've been doing business in the San Fernando Valley for 30+ years.

Imagine IT Digital Marketing Services

Founded in 1992, IMAGINE IT Digital Marketing specializes in high conversion websites, Website Management, eCommerce, Creative & Visual Design, Social Media, Video, SEO, PPC, Email Marketing and all aspects of digital marketing. Are you doing every you can to maximize your target market visibility?

INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES on YouTube with Jared Gerber

Learn about website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. By Jared Gerber Jared Gerber, ImagineIT Web Design & SEO Owner, was the featured speaker on the SecurityGuyRadio.com live radio show, INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES, which aired on March 10th at 7pm -- the show is now available as an MP3 and Youtube Video and covered Internet Security topics such as website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. The radio show was recorded live on video as well - if [...]

By |March 12th, 2014|Categories: Blog, News, Videos|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.SecurityRadioGuy.com

www.SecurityRadioGuy.com Website Launch is a success Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.SecurityGuyRadio.com. Chuck Harold, a client for 10 years and liaison for many web development projects, contacted us to build a professional website presence that is clean & simple to navigate to effectively promote his new Security Radio Show and Consulting Services. What better way to promote a radio show than to feature a promotional video as center-stage on the homepage? It looks & works great!  It also demonstrates the hosts' security consulting background, knowledge & experience. Here are a few highlights... Interactivity [...]

By |February 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

Press Release – Announcing Imagine IT’s New Writing & Social Media Services

If you’re in business today, you know how crucial it is to keep engaging your clients and informing them about your business. Any smart business these days is regularly participating in social media like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and others. You also have to keep updating your website to maintain high visibility among the search engines. One of the best ways to do this is to blog on a regular basis (once a week, or perhaps at least twice a month) as new content on your web site keeps search engines coming back and boosting your ranking. You can’t let [...]

By |January 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

What is SEO? Six Steps to Better SEO

Quite simply, Search Engine Optimization is a marketing approach that allows you to be found on the web. An effective SEO program will improve your ranking in search engine results. By Jared Gerber There are a number of things you can do yourself and collaboratively with your web design and marketing partner to build traffic on the web. Creating a proper foundation for search marketing with an SEO-friendly website design and rich content will save you time and money, and drive revenue producing leads to your door faster.Six Steps to Better SEO: Keyword research, analysis and web page strategy.  The [...]

By |January 12th, 2014|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

10 PILLARS OF INTERNET MARKETING

Getting your brand and marketing message out is the goal of marketing – use these “Pillars of Internet Marketing” to build a strong foundation for your Internet Marketing Strategy. By Jared Gerber High Conversion Website – Your website should be able to convert visitors to customers. Your website should be the hub or “pot” where you funnel all your traffic to – it’s the only place where you have visitor’s undivided attention. After incurring great effort and resources getting people to come to your website, you will want a high performance website to close the deal -- professional, elegant, easy to [...]

By |December 8th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com

www.CherryEquipmentRental.com Website Launch is a success By Jared Gerber Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com. When Cherry Equipment approached us about developing a website to show all of the equipment they had available, we wanted to immediately show large beautiful pictures of the variety of heavy equipment they offer using a slideshow right at the top of the homepage. By putting the names of the type of equipment in bold type on each frame, the name of the equipment would clearly illustrate the types of equipment in Cherry Equipment’s inventory. We also featured [...]

By |October 9th, 2013|Categories: News|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #17 – Get more traffic by updating your website frequently

And 100 ways to reach your clients & prospects The search engines LOVE fresh content and will check your website for updates more frequently if they notice that there are frequent updates. By Jared Gerber Fresh content gives you a way to stay in front of your clients & prospects, which are fundamental for any marketing strategy – this article will give you 10 ideas for creating fresh content as well as 10 ways you can get most mileage out of your new content. 10 ideas for fresh content x 10 ways to publish = 100 touches. Also, step it [...]

By |May 10th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Client and prospective client matter can be automatically added to your Amicus Attorney

The need for law firms to automate their data collection is growing and becoming more important in today’s economy. By Jared Gerber This would apply to you if you are a law firm that receives a large volume of leads or have to collect an extensive amount of information from clients or prospective clients, including documents such as: - Class action plaintiff screening - Contracts - Other legal formsHaving the client contact information & client matter automatically streamed into your Amicus Attorney can help your law firm be much more efficient.  As an example, Imagine IT’s client, a law firm [...]

By |January 24th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #16 – 10 Tips to Maximize your Website Conversion Rate

By Jared Gerber If you are spending money on any kind of advertising to promote your business and website, you could be leaving money on the table if your website is not up to par.There are many ways to get visitors to your website including an SEO program, Pay Per Click, Email Marketing, Social Media Programs, Blog sites or just handing out your business card with your website address on it; however, what they do once they get to your website is just as important as getting them there.   If you finally landed that business meeting  you've been trying to [...]

By |August 31st, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Is your website generating enough clients for you?

By Jared Gerber If you answered no, Imagine IT would like to help you with this problem -- we are offering a 30% credit for any referral that uses Imagine IT's Web Design or SEO services.  This credit can be used toward Web Design or SEO services.Imagine IT is reaching out to IT Support Companies because we have found that together, we can help build each other's business.   And the best part of this is that you manage the relationship we have with your client to maximize their satisfaction.Key Imagine IT services:    - Website Design - eCommerce & Content [...]

By |August 7th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #15 – Set proper “title” and “meta tags” to improve your position in Google & SEO ranking

By Jared Gerber Your Title and Meta Description is what appears in the Google search results; furthermore, the Title & Meta Description are the words & phrases are factors for indexing your site. For best results, your Title should be between 7 and 15 words & include your business name, business type & your core products or services. If your business is performed locally, you should include the top few communities you do business in. Your Meta Description should be 25 words and your Meta Keywords about 20 keywords separated by commas.   Some people don't know it, but actually, [...]

By |July 20th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #14 – Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION stands out on all pages

By Jared Gerber Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible, very specific and easy to find from any page in your website.CALL TO ACTION is the tool used to get your visitors to perform your MOST DESIRED ACTION. For an online store, the MOST DESIRED ACTION would be to buy something and in the case of a service based business, it could be to call for a quote or sign up for a service. Whether the MOST DESIRED ACTION is to call, sign-up or buy something, make sure your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible on every page [...]

By |March 19th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #13 – YouTube Video Commercial or Demo on your Homepage

By Jared Gerber Create a 30 second YouTube commercial for your products/services. Place on your homepage and send a link to all your customers & friends. People love videos and the more viewers you get, the better -- so be clever, succinct and informative.  Google gives your website big props for having video on the homepage.   To get things started, post it to your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and even email it to all your customers, vendors, networking friends and family. YouTube Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription service -- Imagine IT can help [...]

By |January 17th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #12 – Facebook Business Page & LIKE button

By Jared Gerber Create a Facebook Business Page and stay in touch with your customers, prospects & networking friends by putting a "Like" button on your homepage. You can create a Business Facebook page by clicking on the "Pages" link in the left column personal Facebook interface and then click "Create a Page".Post helpful tips, news & useful information related to your industry on a regular basis to keep your network informed. Facebook Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription services. Imagine IT can help you create an effective social media presence to grow [...]

By |December 9th, 2009|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

SEO Series: #2 Search Engine Marketing Tricks

Looking for tricks to get better rankings? The most important factor in getting ranked is to not perform any tricks at all. Quality content is the key. By Jared Gerber The search for SEO tricks is never-ending-- landing pages, hidden keywords (the same color as the background), email blasting, general directories, banner ads, redirects, you name it. Most webmasters try to find ways to trick the search engines. But most of these tricks affect the quality of search results and when detected by google can reduce your rankings or even worse - get you blacklisted.Truth is, you don't need tricks [...]

By |March 18th, 2008|Categories: Articles, Blog|0 Comments

theflyingbasset.com organic whole food pet supplement products launched

Imagine IT, a software development and consulting firm, has designed a successful solution for one of its clients, Flying Basset Organics. An elegant design has been incorporated into the website to attract the customers in the client's target market, with Flash being embedded into the homepage to add visual appeal. The firm has also created an easy-to-navigate product catalog for the client's online store, making it user-friendly for customers. TheFlyingBasset.com represents a great example of how Imagine IT works closely with its clients to understand their custom requirements to provide a custom solution with a highly refined shopping & ordering experience," says [...]

By |May 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments

Case Study: Cheapskate Monthly (eCommerce)

The Opportunity Mary Hunt, founder of Cheapskate Monthly, can be seen on such national television shows as Good Morning America and Oprah; and is a regular contributor to KNBC-TV Los Angeles; and Woman’s Day, Sam’s Source, Family Circle and HomeLife magazines. Debuting in 1998, the Cheapskate Monthly Website has attracted more than 2.5 million visitors. The original website had served the company well in the beginning, but as the business grew, managing subscribers, content and site maintenance became complex and labor-intensive. By 2000/01, the company recognized it was saddled with an inflexible website infrastructure and faced the challenge of completely rebuilding the website. Published monthly and read by [...]

By |January 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments

Why you need Digital Marketing

Having a digital marketing strategy that starts by building a strong brand foundation, high impact / conversion message & visuals and then pushing that content through all digital marketing channels just makes sense.  In fact, you can take the content and push it through traditional marketing channels for even more impact.  There is great value & return in brand consistency and just simply pushing out as much and as often as appropriate.  Marketing 101 -- the more you push out into the world, the more you will get coming back in.

Top 10 Reasons to use Worpdress as your Website Platform

For starters, it's the world's most popular content management system Not only does it allow you to publish content that is beautiful and Google loves (for SEO purposes), it's easy to use and anyone can do it.   Here are a few quick reasons you should consider using wordpress. Beyond blogging, WordPress is also great for building a social network, fully functioning intranet and online business card themes. And, with a variety of tools, plugins, and flexible features; WordPress is arguably the best publishing platform for web design in business. Google Loves Wordpress -- yes, it's SEO friendly.  My Favorite 🙂 [...]

By |May 25th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Blog, News, Web Design|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Label Design Contest for Local 818 Brewing : Reseda Rye

818 Brewing has launched a design contest for the label of one of it's newest beers, "Reseda Rye".  Imagine IT prides itself in community involvement and this is a great opportunity to show off our design skills.  We've been doing business in the San Fernando Valley for 30+ years.

Imagine IT Digital Marketing Services

Founded in 1992, IMAGINE IT Digital Marketing specializes in high conversion websites, Website Management, eCommerce, Creative & Visual Design, Social Media, Video, SEO, PPC, Email Marketing and all aspects of digital marketing. Are you doing every you can to maximize your target market visibility?

INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES on YouTube with Jared Gerber

Learn about website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. By Jared Gerber Jared Gerber, ImagineIT Web Design & SEO Owner, was the featured speaker on the SecurityGuyRadio.com live radio show, INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES, which aired on March 10th at 7pm -- the show is now available as an MP3 and Youtube Video and covered Internet Security topics such as website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. The radio show was recorded live on video as well - if [...]

By |March 12th, 2014|Categories: Blog, News, Videos|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.SecurityRadioGuy.com

www.SecurityRadioGuy.com Website Launch is a success Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.SecurityGuyRadio.com. Chuck Harold, a client for 10 years and liaison for many web development projects, contacted us to build a professional website presence that is clean & simple to navigate to effectively promote his new Security Radio Show and Consulting Services. What better way to promote a radio show than to feature a promotional video as center-stage on the homepage? It looks & works great!  It also demonstrates the hosts' security consulting background, knowledge & experience. Here are a few highlights... Interactivity [...]

By |February 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

Press Release – Announcing Imagine IT’s New Writing & Social Media Services

If you’re in business today, you know how crucial it is to keep engaging your clients and informing them about your business. Any smart business these days is regularly participating in social media like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and others. You also have to keep updating your website to maintain high visibility among the search engines. One of the best ways to do this is to blog on a regular basis (once a week, or perhaps at least twice a month) as new content on your web site keeps search engines coming back and boosting your ranking. You can’t let [...]

By |January 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

What is SEO? Six Steps to Better SEO

Quite simply, Search Engine Optimization is a marketing approach that allows you to be found on the web. An effective SEO program will improve your ranking in search engine results. By Jared Gerber There are a number of things you can do yourself and collaboratively with your web design and marketing partner to build traffic on the web. Creating a proper foundation for search marketing with an SEO-friendly website design and rich content will save you time and money, and drive revenue producing leads to your door faster.Six Steps to Better SEO: Keyword research, analysis and web page strategy.  The [...]

By |January 12th, 2014|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

10 PILLARS OF INTERNET MARKETING

Getting your brand and marketing message out is the goal of marketing – use these “Pillars of Internet Marketing” to build a strong foundation for your Internet Marketing Strategy. By Jared Gerber High Conversion Website – Your website should be able to convert visitors to customers. Your website should be the hub or “pot” where you funnel all your traffic to – it’s the only place where you have visitor’s undivided attention. After incurring great effort and resources getting people to come to your website, you will want a high performance website to close the deal -- professional, elegant, easy to [...]

By |December 8th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com

www.CherryEquipmentRental.com Website Launch is a success By Jared Gerber Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com. When Cherry Equipment approached us about developing a website to show all of the equipment they had available, we wanted to immediately show large beautiful pictures of the variety of heavy equipment they offer using a slideshow right at the top of the homepage. By putting the names of the type of equipment in bold type on each frame, the name of the equipment would clearly illustrate the types of equipment in Cherry Equipment’s inventory. We also featured [...]

By |October 9th, 2013|Categories: News|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #17 – Get more traffic by updating your website frequently

And 100 ways to reach your clients & prospects The search engines LOVE fresh content and will check your website for updates more frequently if they notice that there are frequent updates. By Jared Gerber Fresh content gives you a way to stay in front of your clients & prospects, which are fundamental for any marketing strategy – this article will give you 10 ideas for creating fresh content as well as 10 ways you can get most mileage out of your new content. 10 ideas for fresh content x 10 ways to publish = 100 touches. Also, step it [...]

By |May 10th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Client and prospective client matter can be automatically added to your Amicus Attorney

The need for law firms to automate their data collection is growing and becoming more important in today’s economy. By Jared Gerber This would apply to you if you are a law firm that receives a large volume of leads or have to collect an extensive amount of information from clients or prospective clients, including documents such as: - Class action plaintiff screening - Contracts - Other legal formsHaving the client contact information & client matter automatically streamed into your Amicus Attorney can help your law firm be much more efficient.  As an example, Imagine IT’s client, a law firm [...]

By |January 24th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #16 – 10 Tips to Maximize your Website Conversion Rate

By Jared Gerber If you are spending money on any kind of advertising to promote your business and website, you could be leaving money on the table if your website is not up to par.There are many ways to get visitors to your website including an SEO program, Pay Per Click, Email Marketing, Social Media Programs, Blog sites or just handing out your business card with your website address on it; however, what they do once they get to your website is just as important as getting them there.   If you finally landed that business meeting  you've been trying to [...]

By |August 31st, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Is your website generating enough clients for you?

By Jared Gerber If you answered no, Imagine IT would like to help you with this problem -- we are offering a 30% credit for any referral that uses Imagine IT's Web Design or SEO services.  This credit can be used toward Web Design or SEO services.Imagine IT is reaching out to IT Support Companies because we have found that together, we can help build each other's business.   And the best part of this is that you manage the relationship we have with your client to maximize their satisfaction.Key Imagine IT services:    - Website Design - eCommerce & Content [...]

By |August 7th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #15 – Set proper “title” and “meta tags” to improve your position in Google & SEO ranking

By Jared Gerber Your Title and Meta Description is what appears in the Google search results; furthermore, the Title & Meta Description are the words & phrases are factors for indexing your site. For best results, your Title should be between 7 and 15 words & include your business name, business type & your core products or services. If your business is performed locally, you should include the top few communities you do business in. Your Meta Description should be 25 words and your Meta Keywords about 20 keywords separated by commas.   Some people don't know it, but actually, [...]

By |July 20th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #14 – Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION stands out on all pages

By Jared Gerber Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible, very specific and easy to find from any page in your website.CALL TO ACTION is the tool used to get your visitors to perform your MOST DESIRED ACTION. For an online store, the MOST DESIRED ACTION would be to buy something and in the case of a service based business, it could be to call for a quote or sign up for a service. Whether the MOST DESIRED ACTION is to call, sign-up or buy something, make sure your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible on every page [...]

By |March 19th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #13 – YouTube Video Commercial or Demo on your Homepage

By Jared Gerber Create a 30 second YouTube commercial for your products/services. Place on your homepage and send a link to all your customers & friends. People love videos and the more viewers you get, the better -- so be clever, succinct and informative.  Google gives your website big props for having video on the homepage.   To get things started, post it to your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and even email it to all your customers, vendors, networking friends and family. YouTube Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription service -- Imagine IT can help [...]

By |January 17th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Marketing Tip #12 – Facebook Business Page & LIKE button

By Jared Gerber Create a Facebook Business Page and stay in touch with your customers, prospects & networking friends by putting a "Like" button on your homepage. You can create a Business Facebook page by clicking on the "Pages" link in the left column personal Facebook interface and then click "Create a Page".Post helpful tips, news & useful information related to your industry on a regular basis to keep your network informed. Facebook Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription services. Imagine IT can help you create an effective social media presence to grow [...]

By |December 9th, 2009|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

SEO Series: #2 Search Engine Marketing Tricks

Looking for tricks to get better rankings? The most important factor in getting ranked is to not perform any tricks at all. Quality content is the key. By Jared Gerber The search for SEO tricks is never-ending-- landing pages, hidden keywords (the same color as the background), email blasting, general directories, banner ads, redirects, you name it. Most webmasters try to find ways to trick the search engines. But most of these tricks affect the quality of search results and when detected by google can reduce your rankings or even worse - get you blacklisted.Truth is, you don't need tricks [...]

By |March 18th, 2008|Categories: Articles, Blog|0 Comments

theflyingbasset.com organic whole food pet supplement products launched

Imagine IT, a software development and consulting firm, has designed a successful solution for one of its clients, Flying Basset Organics. An elegant design has been incorporated into the website to attract the customers in the client's target market, with Flash being embedded into the homepage to add visual appeal. The firm has also created an easy-to-navigate product catalog for the client's online store, making it user-friendly for customers. TheFlyingBasset.com represents a great example of how Imagine IT works closely with its clients to understand their custom requirements to provide a custom solution with a highly refined shopping & ordering experience," says [...]

By |May 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments

Case Study: Cheapskate Monthly (eCommerce)

The Opportunity Mary Hunt, founder of Cheapskate Monthly, can be seen on such national television shows as Good Morning America and Oprah; and is a regular contributor to KNBC-TV Los Angeles; and Woman’s Day, Sam’s Source, Family Circle and HomeLife magazines. Debuting in 1998, the Cheapskate Monthly Website has attracted more than 2.5 million visitors. The original website had served the company well in the beginning, but as the business grew, managing subscribers, content and site maintenance became complex and labor-intensive. By 2000/01, the company recognized it was saddled with an inflexible website infrastructure and faced the challenge of completely rebuilding the website. Published monthly and read by [...]

By |January 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments
106, 2019

Why you need Digital Marketing

By |June 1st, 2019|Categories: Articles, Blog, News, Web Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having a digital marketing strategy that starts by building a strong brand foundation, high impact / conversion message & visuals and then pushing that content through all digital marketing channels just makes sense.  In fact, you can take the content and push it through traditional marketing channels for even more impact.  There is great value & return in brand consistency and just simply pushing out as much and as often as appropriate.  Marketing 101 -- the more you push out into the world, the more you will get coming back in.

2505, 2019

Top 10 Reasons to use Worpdress as your Website Platform

By |May 25th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Blog, News, Web Design|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

For starters, it's the world's most popular content management system Not only does it allow you to publish content that is beautiful and Google loves (for SEO purposes), it's easy to use and anyone can do it.   Here are a few quick reasons you should consider using wordpress. Beyond blogging, WordPress is also great for building a social network, fully functioning intranet and online business card themes. And, with a variety of tools, plugins, and flexible features; WordPress is arguably the best publishing platform for web design in business. Google Loves Wordpress -- yes, it's SEO friendly.  My Favorite 🙂 [...]

1005, 2019

Label Design Contest for Local 818 Brewing : Reseda Rye

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Community, Graphics Design, News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

818 Brewing has launched a design contest for the label of one of it's newest beers, "Reseda Rye".  Imagine IT prides itself in community involvement and this is a great opportunity to show off our design skills.  We've been doing business in the San Fernando Valley for 30+ years.

1501, 2019

Imagine IT Digital Marketing Services

By |January 15th, 2019|Categories: Blog, News, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Founded in 1992, IMAGINE IT Digital Marketing specializes in high conversion websites, Website Management, eCommerce, Creative & Visual Design, Social Media, Video, SEO, PPC, Email Marketing and all aspects of digital marketing. Are you doing every you can to maximize your target market visibility?

1203, 2014

INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES on YouTube with Jared Gerber

By |March 12th, 2014|Categories: Blog, News, Videos|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Learn about website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. By Jared Gerber Jared Gerber, ImagineIT Web Design & SEO Owner, was the featured speaker on the SecurityGuyRadio.com live radio show, INTERNET SECURITY FOR DUMMIES, which aired on March 10th at 7pm -- the show is now available as an MP3 and Youtube Video and covered Internet Security topics such as website security for business owners, privacy in social media, identity theft, spyware, email scams, routers & firewalls & safe online shopping tips. The radio show was recorded live on video as well - if [...]

2102, 2014

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.SecurityRadioGuy.com

By |February 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

www.SecurityRadioGuy.com Website Launch is a success Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.SecurityGuyRadio.com. Chuck Harold, a client for 10 years and liaison for many web development projects, contacted us to build a professional website presence that is clean & simple to navigate to effectively promote his new Security Radio Show and Consulting Services. What better way to promote a radio show than to feature a promotional video as center-stage on the homepage? It looks & works great!  It also demonstrates the hosts' security consulting background, knowledge & experience. Here are a few highlights... Interactivity [...]

2101, 2014

Press Release – Announcing Imagine IT’s New Writing & Social Media Services

By |January 21st, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments

If you’re in business today, you know how crucial it is to keep engaging your clients and informing them about your business. Any smart business these days is regularly participating in social media like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and others. You also have to keep updating your website to maintain high visibility among the search engines. One of the best ways to do this is to blog on a regular basis (once a week, or perhaps at least twice a month) as new content on your web site keeps search engines coming back and boosting your ranking. You can’t let [...]

1201, 2014

What is SEO? Six Steps to Better SEO

By |January 12th, 2014|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Quite simply, Search Engine Optimization is a marketing approach that allows you to be found on the web. An effective SEO program will improve your ranking in search engine results. By Jared Gerber There are a number of things you can do yourself and collaboratively with your web design and marketing partner to build traffic on the web. Creating a proper foundation for search marketing with an SEO-friendly website design and rich content will save you time and money, and drive revenue producing leads to your door faster.Six Steps to Better SEO: Keyword research, analysis and web page strategy.  The [...]

812, 2013

10 PILLARS OF INTERNET MARKETING

By |December 8th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Getting your brand and marketing message out is the goal of marketing – use these “Pillars of Internet Marketing” to build a strong foundation for your Internet Marketing Strategy. By Jared Gerber High Conversion Website – Your website should be able to convert visitors to customers. Your website should be the hub or “pot” where you funnel all your traffic to – it’s the only place where you have visitor’s undivided attention. After incurring great effort and resources getting people to come to your website, you will want a high performance website to close the deal -- professional, elegant, easy to [...]

910, 2013

Press Release – Imagine IT Web Design & SEO announces the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com

By |October 9th, 2013|Categories: News|0 Comments

www.CherryEquipmentRental.com Website Launch is a success By Jared Gerber Imagine IT Web Design & SEO is proud to announce the launch of www.CherryEquipmentRental.com. When Cherry Equipment approached us about developing a website to show all of the equipment they had available, we wanted to immediately show large beautiful pictures of the variety of heavy equipment they offer using a slideshow right at the top of the homepage. By putting the names of the type of equipment in bold type on each frame, the name of the equipment would clearly illustrate the types of equipment in Cherry Equipment’s inventory. We also featured [...]

1005, 2013

Marketing Tip #17 – Get more traffic by updating your website frequently

By |May 10th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

And 100 ways to reach your clients & prospects The search engines LOVE fresh content and will check your website for updates more frequently if they notice that there are frequent updates. By Jared Gerber Fresh content gives you a way to stay in front of your clients & prospects, which are fundamental for any marketing strategy – this article will give you 10 ideas for creating fresh content as well as 10 ways you can get most mileage out of your new content. 10 ideas for fresh content x 10 ways to publish = 100 touches. Also, step it [...]

2401, 2013

Client and prospective client matter can be automatically added to your Amicus Attorney

By |January 24th, 2013|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

The need for law firms to automate their data collection is growing and becoming more important in today’s economy. By Jared Gerber This would apply to you if you are a law firm that receives a large volume of leads or have to collect an extensive amount of information from clients or prospective clients, including documents such as: - Class action plaintiff screening - Contracts - Other legal formsHaving the client contact information & client matter automatically streamed into your Amicus Attorney can help your law firm be much more efficient.  As an example, Imagine IT’s client, a law firm [...]

3108, 2012

Marketing Tip #16 – 10 Tips to Maximize your Website Conversion Rate

By |August 31st, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber If you are spending money on any kind of advertising to promote your business and website, you could be leaving money on the table if your website is not up to par.There are many ways to get visitors to your website including an SEO program, Pay Per Click, Email Marketing, Social Media Programs, Blog sites or just handing out your business card with your website address on it; however, what they do once they get to your website is just as important as getting them there.   If you finally landed that business meeting  you've been trying to [...]

708, 2012

Is your website generating enough clients for you?

By |August 7th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber If you answered no, Imagine IT would like to help you with this problem -- we are offering a 30% credit for any referral that uses Imagine IT's Web Design or SEO services.  This credit can be used toward Web Design or SEO services.Imagine IT is reaching out to IT Support Companies because we have found that together, we can help build each other's business.   And the best part of this is that you manage the relationship we have with your client to maximize their satisfaction.Key Imagine IT services:    - Website Design - eCommerce & Content [...]

2007, 2012

Marketing Tip #15 – Set proper “title” and “meta tags” to improve your position in Google & SEO ranking

By |July 20th, 2012|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber Your Title and Meta Description is what appears in the Google search results; furthermore, the Title & Meta Description are the words & phrases are factors for indexing your site. For best results, your Title should be between 7 and 15 words & include your business name, business type & your core products or services. If your business is performed locally, you should include the top few communities you do business in. Your Meta Description should be 25 words and your Meta Keywords about 20 keywords separated by commas.   Some people don't know it, but actually, [...]

1903, 2010

Marketing Tip #14 – Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION stands out on all pages

By |March 19th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber Ensure that your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible, very specific and easy to find from any page in your website.CALL TO ACTION is the tool used to get your visitors to perform your MOST DESIRED ACTION. For an online store, the MOST DESIRED ACTION would be to buy something and in the case of a service based business, it could be to call for a quote or sign up for a service. Whether the MOST DESIRED ACTION is to call, sign-up or buy something, make sure your CALL TO ACTION is highly visible on every page [...]

1701, 2010

Marketing Tip #13 – YouTube Video Commercial or Demo on your Homepage

By |January 17th, 2010|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber Create a 30 second YouTube commercial for your products/services. Place on your homepage and send a link to all your customers & friends. People love videos and the more viewers you get, the better -- so be clever, succinct and informative.  Google gives your website big props for having video on the homepage.   To get things started, post it to your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and even email it to all your customers, vendors, networking friends and family. YouTube Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription service -- Imagine IT can help [...]

912, 2009

Marketing Tip #12 – Facebook Business Page & LIKE button

By |December 9th, 2009|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

By Jared Gerber Create a Facebook Business Page and stay in touch with your customers, prospects & networking friends by putting a "Like" button on your homepage. You can create a Business Facebook page by clicking on the "Pages" link in the left column personal Facebook interface and then click "Create a Page".Post helpful tips, news & useful information related to your industry on a regular basis to keep your network informed. Facebook Company Page creation & management is included in Imagine IT's basic maintenance subscription services. Imagine IT can help you create an effective social media presence to grow [...]

1803, 2008

SEO Series: #2 Search Engine Marketing Tricks

By |March 18th, 2008|Categories: Articles, Blog|0 Comments

Looking for tricks to get better rankings? The most important factor in getting ranked is to not perform any tricks at all. Quality content is the key. By Jared Gerber The search for SEO tricks is never-ending-- landing pages, hidden keywords (the same color as the background), email blasting, general directories, banner ads, redirects, you name it. Most webmasters try to find ways to trick the search engines. But most of these tricks affect the quality of search results and when detected by google can reduce your rankings or even worse - get you blacklisted.Truth is, you don't need tricks [...]

905, 2007

theflyingbasset.com organic whole food pet supplement products launched

By |May 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments

Imagine IT, a software development and consulting firm, has designed a successful solution for one of its clients, Flying Basset Organics. An elegant design has been incorporated into the website to attract the customers in the client's target market, with Flash being embedded into the homepage to add visual appeal. The firm has also created an easy-to-navigate product catalog for the client's online store, making it user-friendly for customers. TheFlyingBasset.com represents a great example of how Imagine IT works closely with its clients to understand their custom requirements to provide a custom solution with a highly refined shopping & ordering experience," says [...]

901, 2007

Case Study: Cheapskate Monthly (eCommerce)

By |January 9th, 2007|Categories: News|0 Comments

The Opportunity Mary Hunt, founder of Cheapskate Monthly, can be seen on such national television shows as Good Morning America and Oprah; and is a regular contributor to KNBC-TV Los Angeles; and Woman’s Day, Sam’s Source, Family Circle and HomeLife magazines. Debuting in 1998, the Cheapskate Monthly Website has attracted more than 2.5 million visitors. The original website had served the company well in the beginning, but as the business grew, managing subscribers, content and site maintenance became complex and labor-intensive. By 2000/01, the company recognized it was saddled with an inflexible website infrastructure and faced the challenge of completely rebuilding the website. Published monthly and read by [...]