Micah

Marketing Your City

Recently I spent some time in Merced, California; a city with a population of 80,000 that most Californians don't know exists. Merced was at the heart of the housing bubble. A new UC opened up while home prices were inflated, and dozens of developers created brand new mansions expecting an influx...

Comprehensive Guide to How to Start a Blog on Your Website

Blogs are the easiest way to market your website. Every time you post, you create unique content showing Google that your business has content that is interesting to others. At the same time you integrate more and more long tail keywords into your website, increasing your exposure and boosting your...

Are You Ready to Invest in Product Descriptions?

eCommerce has long since changed the way that people buy. No longer do you need to walk into a storefront and choose the item you're looking for. Instead, you can do a quick search, and easily find the product you need – and dozens others just like it. But running a successful eCommerce site can...

What Happened to Elance?

Those that have been with Great Leap from the beginning know that we started our company on Elance – arguably the world's best place to post projects and find providers that can give you the results you need. While numerous clients found us through Google or word of mouth, Elance was where we...

Pick a Topic, Any Topic, I Won’t Look

As a copywriter, one of the most common concerns I hear from prospective clients is whether I have enough experience with a product or industry to write about it. Most businesses believe that you need to work in the field to understand the field, and you need to understand the field to write about...

Put Your Business Into Yelp

Our goal is to improve your company’s exposure, bringing visitors to your website and boosting your revenue. We’re good at it. We’re really good. We’re so good they have shrines to us in the heart of SEOCopywritopia. It’s a neat little country just south of France. Everyone is an expert...

3 Benefits of Content Packages

There are a lot of strategies that go into SEO. You need backlinks, you need an optimized website, you need keyword research, you need tags, you need maneuverability (navigation) – SEO is a process, and it takes more than copywriting to compete with other websites. But at its core, what you need...

How to Write From a Reference Article

As an SEO company, we often have to write about topics that we're not that familiar with. While we have written about nearly every topic imaginable in our years of combined experience, every once in a while we're presented with a topic with which we're not familiar. If you have a business selling...

Roaming the Web for Free Online Advertising Tools

One of the most common behaviors we witness in our offline customers is that they have literally avoided all forms of online marketing, even those that take just seconds to create. For example, Yelp allows storefront businesses to post their business information and website for free, and...

How to Integrate Humor in Writing

On the Internet, almost everyone goes for the easy joke. Someone pulls a “that’s what she said” or writes an article based entirely on popular memes and people laugh with their usual “lol” which isn’t real laughter anyway, but an attempt to show they appreciate their friend telling a...