Below is the roundup of some of this week’s MarketingBitz articles and blogs. MarketingBitz publishes digital marketing articles, videos and slideshows written to address the needs of small businesses.

Here’s 5 Reasons Why You Need to Add More Content to Your Small Business Website (April 25, 2019)
MarketingBitz: “Before the Internet, small businesses were basically local. They did not compete with the “big boys” who had warehouses and distribution centers all over the country. And they advertised locally – fliers in the mail, possibly some radio and TV if their budgets would allow.”

Facebook Vs. Google Local Search: What Your Business Should Focus on (April 23, 2019)
MarketingBitz: “Most of us know Google as the head honcho of the online search. So much so, that we’ve just started using the word “Google” as a verb to describe looking something up on the internet. It seems as if nothing and no one could compete with them.”

Instagram Introduces Quiz Stickers (April 24, 2019)
Search Engine Journal: “Instagram has officially launched quiz stickers which allow users to create multiple-choice questions for their followers to answer. Quiz stickers are designed for use in stories and function similarly to other interactive stickers, such as the poll sticker and emoji slider.”

Thinking about Updating Your Business Website? Here are 5 Reasons You Should (April 23, 2019)
Small Business Trends: “There are at least a dozen reasons why any business, regardless of industry, needs a website. For starters, your customers are online. According to Internet Live Stats, there are (at least) 3.5 billion Google searches made every day.”

5 Proven & Easy SEO Tactics That Deliver Big Wins (April 22, 2019)
Search Engine Journal: “Search engine optimization, when done correctly, can take a lot of work. This is why so many people are so eager to take shortcuts. Fortunately, there are some tasks that don’t require as much effort, compared to tasks like link building, yet still yield significant gains.”