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The Keys To Getting More Attorney Referrals

There is no better source of new clients for a law firm than referrals. All attorneys know this. But many law firms never get referrals because they don’t do these simple things. Ask for referrals….

By | Posted on April 30, 2015
Profession

The Legal Ethics Of Block Billing

Got my “eLegal” email newsletter from the Arizona State Bar Association today. Their “Eye on Ethics” feature caught my eye. The question presented is: Is block-billing unethical? The practice of block-billing, as defined in the…

By | Posted on April 28, 2015
Marketing

Law Firm Websites That Work

What makes a law firm website work? Is it magic? SEO? A secret formula? Something that is beyond the control of lawyers? I believe the answer is “none of the above.” Effective attorney websites do…

By | Posted on April 26, 2015
Technology

Mobile Law Firm Websites: Like It’s A Surprise

This week Google rolled out an update widely referred to by dramatists everywhere as “Mobilegeddon.” Like most of what search engine pundits prognosticate on the internet, for LawLytics customers it was much ado about nothing….

By | Posted on April 23, 2015
Marketing

Law Firm Website Design Costs: Is More Better?

What should a modern law firm website cost to design? There is a widely disparate range of prices for new attorney websites and redesigns. But do you get what you pay for? The answer really…

By | Posted on April 23, 2015
Marketing

Keyword Research For Lawyers

Lawyers often engage in haphazard methods of selecting keywords to focus on when they create content for their websites. While there are many tools available to gauge the volume of searches done for particular keywords…

By | Posted on April 22, 2015
Marketing

Law Firm Mobile SEO: Google’s April 21, 2015 Update

Today Google rolled out a mobile update. According to Google: We’re boosting the ranking of mobile-friendly pages on mobile search results. Now searchers can more easily find high-quality and relevant results where text is readable…

By | Posted on April 21, 2015
Marketing

Tomorrow Is Google’s Rollout Of The New Mobile Compatibility Update

Tomorrow, April 21, 2015, is the day scheduled for the rollout of the latest Google Update, which will take mobile compatibility into consideration as a ranking factor. If you are a LawLytics customer, your LawLytics powered…

By | Posted on April 20, 2015
Marketing

Law Firm SEO Vocabulary

The purpose of this post is to give attorneys a clear guide to understand the vocabulary of law firm SEO. There are many factors that can contribute to the success or failure of a law…

By | Posted on April 18, 2015
Technology

Google Mobile Update Starts Next Week

If you’re an attorney who depends on the internet for business, the news that Google will start using mobile compatibility as a ranking signal on April 21, 2015 has probably at least piqued your interest. The…

By | Posted on April 18, 2015
Marketing

How often should attorneys blog?

Do attorneys who blog more often experience more success? I’ve been asked that question many times, and my anecdotal answer has always been “yes.” I certainly noticed it in my law practice, and I observe…

By | Posted on April 17, 2015
Marketing

Nearly one-third of your law firm’s PNCs block your ads.

Is your law firm relying on a strategy of buying ads to create traffic for your firm’s website? If so, consider that 27.6 of consumers report using software that blocks ads. In other words, they…

By | Posted on April 5, 2015

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