Reviews – Yelp

Review sites like Yelp force businesses to pay a premium just to be listed in the first few results. The kicker - Yelp knows that customers will rarely choose a business simply because it is listed first. Customers are wary of prioritized placement and advertisements as their intuition alerts them to possible “pay for placement” [...]

By | 2017-10-15T18:39:31+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Budget Busters|0 Comments

Deal Sites – Groupon

Deal sites like Groupon devalue a business’s services and create discount-hungry customers. Groupon is known to sell a business’s services at deeply discounted prices which can be redeemed anytime during normal business hours. This usually means customers come to redeem these discounted services during a business’s busiest times, forcing businesses to attend to discount customers [...]

By | 2017-10-15T18:37:09+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Budget Busters|0 Comments

Pay-Per-Click Ads – Google and Facebook

Pay Per Click ads & keywords on Facebook and Google are expensive and due to high costs - usually result in new customer attainment losses, low-click through rates, and hardly any conversions. These systems are difficult to navigate and because of this, many business owners must spend a large amount of time and money on [...]

By | 2017-10-15T18:34:47+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Budget Busters|0 Comments