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.

5 Things You Need to do Before Launching Your Small Business Website (June 13, 2019)
MarketingBitz: “Launching a website can prove incredibly stressful, as there are a ton of moving parts in place. And although you might be tempted to get your new website live as quickly as possible, you want to make sure that you’ve completed a few necessary items prior to launching.”

Social Media Best Practices for Posting on Facebook (June 11, 2019)
MarketingBitz: “Social media has completed transformed the way that businesses communicate with their customers. It’s allowed for a much more personal, in-depth and honest look at businesses and what sets them apart from competitors in their industry.”

How to Keep Your Website Content Fresh (June 13, 2019)
Business 2 Community: “So many small business owners spend lots of time and money establishing a perfectly curated, informative, eye-catching site. And then they abandon it, with no updates or changes to the form or content for months, or even years, at a time. When this happens, your website becomes like a stagnant time capsule.”

3 Tips to Add Context & Drive Engagement to Your Social Media Content (June 12, 2019)
Search Engine Journal: “With social media engagement hovering below 0.1%, networks showing more ads than ever, and organic social visibility in a continuous decline, social media does not seem like the lucrative marketing channel it once was.”

How to make online reviews one of your most powerful SEO weapons (June 10, 2019)
Search Engine Watch: “Online reviews and SEO have been closely tied together for a long time. That’s common knowledge at this point. According to Moz, online reviews are estimated to make up 10% of the criteria for how Google displays search results.”