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3 Reasons Why Your Security Business Need a Blog

Through the company blog, security companies can get their ideas out there while receiving feedback from customers – just like a conversation. That’s engagement!
September 24, 2019/by Jeanie Erwin

Are You Cutting Your Price To Close The Sale?

Thinking that you must be the cheapest to win the sale is usually a “rookie” mistake made by inexperienced security sales people.  They have failed to build value in their product and their company so they must lower their price or no one would ever buy from them.  They just do not understand sales. Here are a few tips on how to win the sale without lowering your price.
August 15, 2019/by Russ Ackerman
reputation management for alarm companies

Positive Reviews=Higher RMR for Alarm Companies

The more positive reviews people see, the more they will be willing to buy from you – and, perhaps even spend a little more than they had budgeted. Here's why.
July 1, 2019/by Brian Plant
marketing for security companies

5 Ways to Successfully Get Back to Work After Vacation

Now it’s over as quickly as it started and the new work week looms ahead. You are on a post-vacation slump. How will you ever get back into the daily grind? Here are some tips to help ease your anxiety about going back to work after vacation.
May 26, 2019/by Heather Ritchie
video marketing services for alarm company

New! Sales Video Production & Marketing for Dealers & Integrators

Ignite Security Marketing is pleased to launch Ignite360 Video: a video production and video marketing service that solidifies your online presence while building deep and meaningful relationships with your customers. It adds a personal touch to your brand while increasing your conversions!
May 21, 2019/by Brian Plant

How Customer Reviews Boost SEO For Alarm Companies

It’s a logical conclusion that the more positive reviews you have, the more those reviews are going to help your business rank better against your local competitors. However, it isn’t only positive reviews that Google likes.
May 19, 2019/by Brian Plant
alarm company marketing

What Star Wars Can Teach The Security Industry About Marketing

The ability of Star Wars to engage new fans, reignite long-time fans, and interest those outside of the sci-fi realm, came from an aggressive, consistent, and even recycled content marketing strategy. Here's what you can learn from this mega franchise.
May 3, 2019/by Brian Plant
seo for alarm companies

The Best Keywords For Your Security Business Are…

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) sounds like something a bit unnerving – but the first step to SEO success does not involve your computer at all. You’re going to have to go out and talk to actual people in person.
May 1, 2019/by Brian Plant

Why Your Alarm Company Needs Website Maintenance

Websites, like alarm panels, need software updates to continue running smoothly, and error free. It's not a "one and done" deal. Even if you’re not using the website to generate leads, you still need to consider software updates, website hosting, and finally…website maintenance. We can help. Here's how.
March 3, 2019/by Brian Plant
web hosting for alarm companies

Protecting Your Alarm Website From Hacks

We've talked about the importance of regularly backing up your website so that you don’t lose it in the case of a hack, or server failure.  Let's explore what makes security websites so vulnerable to attack, and what you can do about it.
March 2, 2019/by Brian Plant

Website Backups: An Essential Security Feature

Your security company website is important and a strategy for protecting your online work is critical. That’s where backups, security & maintenance come in.
March 1, 2019/by Brian Plant
web design for security companies

Is Your Security Website A Little Dated?

Is your security website looking a little dated? Hire a web design firm that specializes in the security industry to do a redesign of your site; it can make a huge difference in the way potential customers perceive you.
February 24, 2019/by Brian Plant
digital marketing for security companies

Getting Your Life Back in 2019: 6 Tips for Entrepreneurs

 Think about it: When you're an entrepreneur, there's a lot on your shoulders. Not only are you responsible for the overall success of your business, but your daily to-do list is constantly pulling at your mind and begging for attention. Here's a few work-life balance tips that will help you find a happy medium.
January 9, 2019/by Brian Plant

Fa-la-la-la la: 5 Ways To Power Through The Day On Little To No Sleep

Getting adequate sleep is essential, but happens all too rarely for many busy entrepreneurs – especially during busy times like the Christmas season. When this happens, you need to be able to find effective strategies for making it through the work day. Here's how.
December 18, 2018/by Brian Plant

5 Tips To Rock Christmas Like A Boss

Since you’re the head honcho and employee management starts at the top, it'll fall on you to make the holidays go smoothly at your office. You don’t have to be St. Nick — but hopefully, with a few key tips, you won’t have to be the Grinch, either. Here's how.
December 2, 2018/by Jeanie Erwin