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  • Call Tracking for Local Search: 5 Tips for Optimizing ROI in Today’s Mobile World – October 7 Webcast

    Digital Marketing Depot presents “Call Tracking for Local Search: 5 Tips for Optimizing ROI in Today’s Mobile World” on Tuesday October 7 at 1 PM EDT. This webcast covers how local search advertising today requires you to track, score, route, and manage calls the same way you do...

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  • SPONSOR MESSAGE: Bing Ads Brings Gifts: Holidays by the Numbers

    In a joyous season of sales and snow, Bing Ads shows you where the time and money goes… Light up your screen and count the spend during the lucrative holiday retail season. Last year’s holiday retail market was valued at $601.8 Billion. To top it this year, we’ll have to make...

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  • Google Introduces Automatic Item Updates For PLAs

    Up to now, Google has systematically disapproved product listing ads when retailers had price or inventory variances between their product feed and the microdata on their sites. Now, to help retailers maintain consistent visibility in PLAs, Google has launched “automatic item updates”...

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  • 10 Awesome Ways to ROCK Mashable’s Social Media Day 2014

    Best Ways to Celebrate Social Media Day 2014 So are you wondering “What is Social Media Day and why does Lissa keep talking about it”? Social Media Day is an annual celebration of social media and the impact it has made on how we do business. Through the power of social media EVERYONE from all walks […]

  • What the #HASHTAG? Using Hashtags on Facebook

    Yes, you should be using hashtags on Facebook to reach a new audience with your Facebook Business Page Posts. This post includes what, why, how, and tips for participating in hashtag conversations. This how-to video answers the following questions: What is a hashtag? How do I use a hashtag on Facebook? Why Should I use […]

  • 5 Awesome Ways You Can Get More Speaking Opportunities: Social Media, Your Website, and More

    5 Ways to Use Your Website, Social Media and More to Get Speaking Opportunities As a small business owner, I am a public speaker and speak professionally to meet new people and prospective clients. You have to let the world know you are a professional speaker, engaging, great at connecting with your audience, available and […]

We ROCK Digital Marketing Resources

Welcome to Rocks Digital! The website formerly known as DFW Rocks Social Media. We have rebranded with the merging of two Texas events – DFW Rocks Social Media and The Local Social.

We ROCK Content, Search, and Social! We bring together national and local industry experts to share year-round important resources, information, and insights in the form of blogs, videos, and more. We are also host to one of the largest annual Digital Marketing Conferences in Texas, an annual celebration of Social Media Day and so much more.

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Six Steps to Optimize Your Content
September 16

You spend a lot of time developing and marketing your content. Before you hit the final “Publish” button, take a few minutes to optimize your content for three essential features, the trifecta of content marketing: discoverability, readability and shareability.

How Successful Is Your Content? Five Questions to Ask About Metrics
September 10

Most content marketers go to great lengths to maximize the effectiveness of their content. Is all of this work really delivering solid ROI? Here are five questions to ask yourself about the performance metrics of your content.

The Secret to Smart Blog Commenting
August 28

Want to be successful with your blog commenting efforts? There is a process and protocol to follow. Here are four things you need to know.

Top 10 SEO Influencers to Follow
September 30

To help you wade through the surplus of SEO influencers to follow, we have put together our list of 10 of the industry’s top gurus.

10 SEO Myths Debunked
September 23

SEO may be one of the most talked about topics in marketing today. With a seemingly endless amount of conversation comes a surplus of myths. Following is our valiant effort to identify 10 of the top SEO myths that we see or hear all too often—and their associated truths.

5 Must-Use Chrome Extensions for SEO
August 28

These five Chrome extensions for SEO will help you monitor and improve your SEO tactics as well as catch any issues that may arise.

Why You Need Google and Google Plus More than It Needs You
September 25

We need Google and Google Plus more than it needs us! They create tools to make our mission to reach our customers online easier. Yes, this means we have to play by their rules, but so does everyone else.

Google Plus Hangouts Puts Social Media On Steroids!
September 18

Experts say Facebook is the social media for personal interaction, while Google Plus Hangouts is the media for business, but it extends far beyond just business.

How to Identify Social Media Trends Before Everyone Else
August 28

Finding new social media trends does not have to be like finding a needle in a haystack. These tips will help you find those trends before anyone else.