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The Austin Business Journal has recognized Effective Spend on its 2021 list of the Best Places to Work in Austin. This is the third time for the digital marketing agency, adding to its BPTW awards from 2018 and 2020. This year, ABJ recognized 71 Austin-area businesses ranging in size from 10 employees to 250+ and representing a range of industries, including software & technology, healthcare, marketing and real...

Calling all B2B marketers! LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, comprising more than 700 million professionals. Over the last several years, the site has transformed from merely a job hunting site to a full-scale social media network with a highly engaged user base. According to Hootsuite, “LinkedIn has 15x more content impressions than job postings, and last year, “LinkedIn saw a 55% increase in conversations among connections.” For...

2021 marks the second year of Inc. Magazine’s regional spotlights, and for the second year running, Effective Spend has made the grade as one of Texas’s Top 250 Companies! Even outside of last year’s Texas Top 250, this honor is a continuation of a trend. Effective Spend is also a 2-time honoree on the Austin Business Journal’s FAST50 list and Inc. Magazine’s nationwide Inc. 5000 list (pssst...

Apple has released iOS 14, and with it, a new policy that gives their users unparalleled transparency on in-app data tracking and online privacy. This move, built off of recent legal policies in California and the EU, has widespread implications for not only the world of digital marketing but the tech industry across the globe. In This Article: What is iOS 14 and Why Does it Matter? Why is...

Effective Spend's SEO team continues the company's streak of accolades with their inclusion on Digital.com's 2021 list of Top SEO Firms in Austin. This comes shortly after making Built In Austin's Best Small Companies List, Digital.com's Top Digital Marketing Companies and several honors in 2020 highlighting the company's rapid growth and positive culture. The company was founded in Austin in 2012 and has recently expanded into the Los Angeles...

Effective Spend has been named one of the 2021 Best Small Companies to Work for in Austin by BuiltIn.com. Effective Spend was first recognized on Built In’s 2020 list, so this marks the 2nd year in a row for the company to receive this honor. Pulling from a pool of profiles on their site (like Effective Spend's) Built In determines winners for Best Places to Work based on an algorithm,...

Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of optimizing your website to help it rank high in search engine result pages (SERPs), and one of the core aspects of SEO is writing great content. Whether it’s a blog post, or even copy on a product or landing page — using SEO best practices when writing will help your pages rank higher and improve the user experience when reading. In...

For the 2nd year in a row, Effective Spend has made the Austin Business Journal's Fast 50 list of the fastest-growing private companies in central Texas. After making the 2019 list, Effective Spend is back, climbing in the rankings from 23rd to 15th on the 2020 ABJ Fast 50! The digital marketing agency, which was founded in Austin in 2008, specializes in PPC advertising, social media marketing, and SEO. They...

Marketing for a mobile app is a different game than for a website or an Amazon store. One of the best ways to get your app in front of more people and downloaded on more Android and Apple devices is to utilize Google UACs (Universal App Campaigns). Google has built a series of five campaign types that each target different stages of the app marketing funnel, from building...