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Why B2B Marketers Should Be Using Facebook

If someone asked you the best social media platform for a business to reach other businesses, what would you say? If the first network that popped into your mind was LinkedIn, you’re not alone. Many B2B marketers consider the professional social platform an ideal place to reach decision-makers in their target industry. And they’re not […]

Is Your Industrial or Manufacturing Website Ready for 2018?

While manufacturing companies are known for innovation and having to constantly adapt to consumer demands, their websites do not always keep up with the most current web trends and fail to impress. The web evolves at warp speed, and your site needs to keep up if it’s going to continue to provide the optimal experience […]

More Google Updates? Here’s What Businesses Need To Know.

Something is happening. Again. It seems Google is in a bad mood and people are trying to figure out how to overcome all the changes. What’s with all the Google updates anyway? Stop playing with our emotions, Chrome! Ad rankings gone wild. Good sites labeled “not secure.” Videos on mute. It’s not easy playing the […]

Is Your Website Ready for 2018?

Seems like it was just yesterday that we were asking if your website was still partying like it was 1999. And now, as we round third and head into the final stretch of 2017, it seems as good a time as any to suggest that you re-evaluate how your website is working for your brand. […]

How Can Your Business Survive Past Year Five? 15 Marketing Mix Secrets We’ve Learned Over the Past 15 Years to Help You Build a Successful Brand

A lot has changed in the past fifteen years, but one thing remains: many businesses are still struggling to survive past their first year of operation. As time goes by, the challenge to survive only increases: only 20% make it past year one, 34% make it past year two, and 50% make it past year […]

15 Characteristics That Helped a Local Marketing Agency Reach Its 15 Year Anniversary

2002. While the New England Patriots were winning the Super Bowl, the dot-com crash was causing the stock market to drop a whopping 76.81% and Spider-Man was dominating the box office, Christopher Mulvaney had big plans. Cruising around in his black Jeep with Deftones playing in the background, Chris was already devising a plan to […]

Why Work/Life Balance is Important for Productivity

Work/Life Balance is something I never really had before joining the team at CMDS. There was always this dark cloud hovering over me feeling like if I didn’t dedicate every second of my time to someone else’s livelihood, I was a failure and everything would be all my fault. Spending so much time at work, […]

Highly Anticipated Team Life Website Has Launched

Team Life is one of the most renowned names in emergency health training and products.  New Jersey-based, Team Life has extensive health and safety training experience on an International level, as well as across the United States. They are also a master distributor and state contract for Cardiac Science Powerheart AEDs and Program Management. Recently, […]

Learning to Effectively Manage Your Small Business Marketing Spend

Back in the good ol’ days, social media’s biggest allure for businesses was a free price tag. Well, the good times rolled…then they rolled away. Now, small business marketing efforts, including social media, are stuck in a pay-to-play space. Of course, organic reach is still important, but stiffened and intense competition means brands must break […]