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5 Most Common Website Mistakes to Fix Right Now

We all make mistakes. That’s true in our lives. And it’s true with our websites.

Sometimes in the midst of building our websites we miss some very important bits – like making our phone number easy to find or not hiding our best content.

Here’s 5 of the most common website mistakes I see that you want to fix right now:

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3 Signs Your Website Needs an Urgent Update

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After a while everything gets old, worn out or beyond repair.

This weekend my son asked me, “Dad, why did you throw away your drill?”

Now I love to tinker and build things. And I love using my drill. It’s got over 20 years of paint stains, scratches and dents – each reminding me of a project.

But a couple weeks ago the motor went out. It died just as I was driving the last screw on a dollhouse I was putting together for my girls. A few turns with a screwdriver and the screw was set.

But there I stood pushing the trigger over and over again. I fiddled with batteries, even banged it a few times on the workbench. But it was dead.

Everything wears out and needs replacing

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5 Website Hacks You Can Do Right Now to Attract More Clients

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Every coach wants to attract more clients.

You have your website. You even write and article here and there. But why is it so difficult to attract more clients?

Well, once someone is on your website, what are you doing to get them to stay and to inquire about your business?

Here are five quick hacks you can make to your website that will help you attract more clients – paying clients:

1. A very clear and very visible call to action

What’s the single most important action you want people to take on your website? Whatever it is, make it incredible easy for people to find. And include your call to action on every single page and blog post on your website.

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9 Signs You Should Get Help With Your Website

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Is your website bringing you business and getting you new clients? If not maybe it’s time to give your website a health check-up.

Here’s 10 common signs it’s time to give your website some attention:

1. Your Website Isn’t Getting Much Traffic

If people aren’t finding your website then they can’t learn about you, your business and how you can help them. There’s hundreds of ways to get more people to your website. It’s not difficult. However, if you’re not actually doing something to help people find you – they never will. With a little planning and consistent effort your site can go from a barren desert to an oasis of opportunity. If your site isn’t getting enough traffic – it’s a sign you should get help. And if you don’t know, just assume you’re not getting enough traffic. [Read more…]

5 Marketing Mistakes Life Coaches Make & How to Fix Them

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You’re probably making the same marketing mistakes life coaches everywhere are making.

Remember when you completed your coaching certification? You were so excited to get out there and coach people. You became a coach to help people, to make a difference in their lives and help them make change where they felt stuck.

Fast forward to where you are now and you feel more like you’re lost at sea than anything else. You’ve done everything they told you after completing your coaching program. You got your website, wrote some pages, figured out your packages and prices. But there’s just a trickle of clients. What gives?

Well, I want to tell you that it’s not your fault. If you didn’t know about marketing and sales before you started your coaching program it’s pretty unlikely you learned it during the program. And that’s just because marketing wasn’t a part of your coaching program. It isn’t with most. And so you make the same marketing mistakes life coaches are making all over the web.

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7 Clear Reasons Why You Need a New Website

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Just like any other technology, websites become obsolete. And when they become obsolete you’ll need a new website.

Here’s 7 ways to know whether you need a new website or not.

Reason 1: Your website isn’t mobile friendly.

Two words: BIG DEAL!!. Here’s what you need to know – 50% of all web traffic AND 60%+ of all search queries are being done on mobile devices. You’re giving 50% of your visits a very poor experience. And Google is penalizing sites that aren’t mobile friendly. There’s your top reason. Don’t sleep on mobile. The numbers are increasing on mobile every month and decreasing on computers. The themes I’m working with are 100% mobile friendly.

Reason 2: Your website is 3 years old or more.

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