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Celebrating 7 Years: Cindy Whiteman

On April 1st, 2013, Team WTI gained an amazing individual as an employee. Here we are 7 years later! Here is to celebrating Cindy Whiteman, our Digital Marketing Director! To Cindy, you are an incredible person inside and out. From all of us at Team WTI, we want to say thank you for everything you Read More



Refreshing Content Helps Your Rankings on Google

Organize Your Entryway Just like our homes, businesses also need to be freshened up and reorganized from time to time. If you’ve been in business for more than a year, it’s likely you’ve got outdated content on your website or Google. Refreshing your old content to make it relevant to your audience today can help Read More



How Outdated SEO Tactics Can Hurt Your Rankings

Once upon a time, you could trick Google into ranking your site higher in search results, but those days are long gone friends. This post outlines a few outdated SEO tactics that Google actually punishes sites for, so be sure to avoid using these approaches when creating content for your website! Outdated SEO Tactic #1: Read More



Meet Our Pets

There is a lot going on in the world right now. Our team decided we wanted to bring some light. What better way to do this then to share our pets with you? On a daily basis, pets have a special ability to cheer you up in ways you didn’t know were possible. Want to Read More



Digital Marketing During COVID-19

  Everything seems to be up in the air right now with the spread of COVID-19, but one thing that we know to be true during this time, is that digital marketing for businesses is more important than it has ever been. Now more than ever, people are relying on the internet and social media Read More



How Often Should You Update Your Website in 2020

If you are reading this, odds are, you are probably thinking about getting a new website. Think about your current website and while you are doing that, let me ask you a few questions. If your answer to the question is one that I mention, it’s time for a new or updated site. Is your Read More



COVID-19: Google & Yelp Temporarily Limit Reviews

The COVID-19 virus has created a lot of upheaval for many businesses. Restaurants are having to convert to strictly carry-out methods, stores are facing empty shelves and high demand for products like toilet paper and bread, and scores of employees are now working from home. Instead of being understanding and flexible, customers are upset and Read More



Google’s Mobile-First Indexing Update

Google announced that by September 2020 all websites will be crawled and indexed via mobile-first indexing. Mobile-first indexing has been in the works since 2016. About 70% of the websites shown in search have already been switched over to mobile-first indexing, according to Google. This change isn’t a huge surprise to most, but it may Read More



Expanding our Geneseo Office!

Team WTI just keeps expanding! Team WTI opened back in 2003 in Carroll, Iowa as Websites to Impress. We expanded to a second office in Geneseo, Illinois in 2008. Digital marketing and web design are always changing and evolving and so is our team. We went through three different offices and grew out of each Read More



What is Social Media Management?

By definition, social media management is “the process of managing your online presence on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter by creating, publishing, and analyzing content you post”. You may also hear the terms social media marketing or digital marketing alongside social media management, although digital marketing has a much broader definition and Read More