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A targeted Facebook “Like” can drive targeted traffic to your website and increase the value of your social currency. It also has the power, by its conspicuous absence, to instill doubt.  In a world where a brand-focused social media presence has become inextricably linked to the long-term success of your practice, Facebook ‘likes' play a part in measuring the effectiveness of your Facebook content in this social savvy world. ...

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Social media can disrupt your workflow, but it can also be a powerful tool for growing your practice. So how do you tell the difference between a social media campaign that converts followers into clients, and a time wasting stream of distracting notifications? Luckily, there are methods to help you quantify the cost effectiveness of the time that you invest posting, tweeting, and liking. Here are some questions that can help you...

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When properly leveraged, LinkedIn can be a powerful tool in your business development and personal marketing arsenal. It’s a great place to “find” and “get found” by prospective clients, colleagues, influencers and industry leaders. Once the “finding” has occurred, a fully-optimized LinkedIn profile tells the story of your professional background in a way that is not only engaging, but also helps to increase your visibility,...

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Spotlight on LawyerRatingz.com

Spotlight on LawyerRatingz.com


Posted By on Sep 2, 2014

Our series on lawyer review websites continues with LawyersRatingz.com. If you are interested in reading about the other lawyer review websites profiled on the UpwardAction Blog, check out the Lawyer Review Websites category here. LawyerRatingz.com is an interesting and popular lawyer review website that incorporates a bit of humor into a rating system that is entirely build on unverified consumer ratings. This is accomplished through...

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Spotlight on Superlawyers.com

Spotlight on Superlawyers.com


Posted By on Sep 1, 2014

It’s no secret that I think lawyer review sites can be useful for lawyers who are really good at practicing law and consumers alike. You can read my thoughts about other attorney review sites by checking out the Lawyer Review Websites category of this blog. In this post, I'm covering SuperLawyers.com and what it offers lawyers and folks who need legal counsel – or may need it in the future. Psss –this includes everyone … you too!...

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Spotlight on Martindale.com

Spotlight on Martindale.com


Posted By on Aug 31, 2014

Our series on lawyer review websites continues with look at Mardindale.com. To check out the other blog posts in this series, click here to visit the Spotlight on Lawyer Review Websites section of our blog. Keep reading to learn what you need to know about Martindale.com. Originally founded in 1868, when lawyer and businessman James B. Martindale first published The Martindale Directory, Martindale.com is a lawyer review website...

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