How to Set up Google Authorship

by on January 10th, 2014

In our last 9 Clouds Academy consulting session, we talked about setting up Google Authorship in order to make search results for content more dynamic and appealing and in turn, get a nice SEO boost. You’re likely wondering what Google Authorship is. It’s the handy little process by which Google connects your Google Plus profile information [...] Read full story...

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Live a Well-Rounded Life in 2014 – Annual Review (3 of 3)

Set your 2014 personal goals in today’s post. This is the final of three posts on conducting an annual review. Learn how to get started in our initial post and how to set business goals in our second post or download a free PDF of the whole series. A Well-Rounded Life This is the last weekend of 2013. Our last chance [...] Read full story...

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Set Business Goals for 2014 – Annual Review (2 of 3)

What will 2014 be like for your business? 2014 is the year of LEGACY for me. Every year I conduct an annual review and look ahead to the upcoming year for both the business and my personal life. You can read the complete explanation and download the template in our annual review blog post. Today we’ll [...] Read full story...

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Welcome Michaela Bernard to 9 Clouds

by on December 17th, 2013

We are excited to welcome Michaela Bernard as an inbound marketing intern on the 9 Clouds team! Michaela is a senior at Augustana College triple majoring in Communications/Business, Spanish and Modern Foreign Language [French]. A native of Owatonna, Minn., Michaela will be working with the team to execute data-driven marketing strategies for our clients and [...] Read full story...

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Our Top Ten Blog Posts of 2013

by on December 13th, 2013

It is hard to believe that 2013 is almost over! We have had a wonderful year here at 9 Clouds. We’ve added team members, launched the 9 Clouds Academy and published our first book; Navigating Social Media: A Field Guide. We are excited for what 2014 has in store but before we shift from the [...] Read full story...

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Boost your Search Engine Optimization with these Browser Add-Ons

by on December 11th, 2013

Admit it, you’ve Googled yourself (or your business) — good job! It’s important to constantly monitor how you appear in search because the results are likely what potential users and/or customers see in their online travels. Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, plays a pivotal role in how you are found online, and constant monitoring and [...] Read full story...