Casey Dolan

Thriving in the Heat: How Coachella Valley Businesses Can Prosper During the Hot Summer Months with Smart Digital Marketing

By |2024-07-10T13:37:14-07:00July 10th, 2024|Marketing, The Internet|

The hot summer months in the Coachella Valley can be challenging for local business owners. As temperatures soar to 120 degrees and beyond, residents often feel fed up with the relentless heat and prefer to stay indoors. This can lead to a dip in foot traffic and sales. However, with smart and efficient digital marketing strategies, businesses can not only survive but also thrive during this period. Here’s how you can leverage digital marketing to keep your business buzzing all summer long. […]

The Local SEO Secret Sauce: Why Greater Palm Springs Businesses Should Buddy Up with a Hometown Agency

By |2024-05-22T13:32:39-07:00April 26th, 2024|The Internet|

Hey there, fellow Greater Palm Springs business rockstars! Let’s talk shop, shall we? Specifically, let’s chat about why bringing your SEO game to the next level means cozying up to a local agency right here in our sun-kissed paradise. Grab a cold drink, kick back, and let’s dive into why your business and a local SEO agency are a match made in desert heaven. […]

Unlocking Success: Why Paid Search Ads Shine Brighter Than Social Media Ads in the Greater Palm Springs Area

By |2024-05-22T13:33:31-07:00April 26th, 2024|Advertising, The Internet|

Hey there, Greater Palm Springs small business owners! If you’re navigating the wild world of digital advertising, you’ve likely juggled the question: paid search or social media ads? Let’s chat about why paid search ads – those little gems that pop up when you Google something – might just be your golden ticket to marketing success in our sunny corner of the world. […]

Coachella Valley Non-Profits Should Strive to Make Every Day a CV Giving Day

By |2024-03-20T16:58:17-07:00March 5th, 2024|The Internet|

If you are in the Coachella Valley and have been on social media today, you have likely seen a few requests from various non-profit organizations for donations through CV Giving Day, which, essentially, is a directory of charities and non-profits, large and small in the Greater Palm Springs area, showcasing a few of their details along with an ask for a contribution.  And while, certainly, any way that can help an organization bring in revenues should be utilized, and I don’t mean to take anything away from the charitable spirit of the organizers of CV Giving Day, setting up your non-profit for donations on your own website has numerous advantageous for your organization and should be strongly considered. […]

Dominate Palm Springs’ Digital Scene: Elevate Your Business with Local SEO Expertise

By |2024-04-27T11:16:19-07:00November 27th, 2023|The Internet|

Hey there, fellow Palm Springs enthusiasts! It’s Casey Dolan here, and today I want to take you on a journey through the digital playground of our beloved desert oasis. As a proud resident and business owner in Greater Palm Springs, I’ve seen firsthand the impact of local SEO in helping businesses like yours thrive in our vibrant community. So grab a cold drink, kick back, and let’s dive into why local SEO is the secret sauce to success in Palm Springs. […]

Buying ads with an online company? Always ask for the analytics first.

By |2019-07-10T10:00:59-07:00July 10th, 2019|Advertising, The Internet|

I can not tell you how many times over the past few months I have had people tell me that advertising online just doesn’t work. As someone who very strongly believes otherwise, I usually follow with the same question: Did the company you are working with show you any sort of analytics? Sadly, the answer is almost always no. […]

Here’s an email marketing mistake you’re really going to want to avoid

By |2019-04-07T10:53:21-07:00April 7th, 2019|The Internet|

During a typical day, I will receive around three to four dozen press releases from people looking to get the word out about events, products, businesses, and more on my website, Cactus Hugs. And this is great. The more info I have as a blogger, the better. But, here’s the thing, while I like getting one press release in my inbox, getting the same released delivered over 300 times in less that 10 minutes, well, that was pretty damn annoying. […]

How often should your business be posting to social media?

By |2023-06-21T17:08:07-07:00April 7th, 2019|The Internet|

One of the questions I get asked a lot is, “how often should my business be posting to social media?” And that’s really a great question as there is no manual for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn, etc. But here’s the thing, there’s a pretty simple trick you can use to determine when and with what regularity to post on social media. […]

Look, you just have to keep your website updated

By |2018-03-22T16:52:58-07:00March 22nd, 2018|The Internet|

How many times have you Googled something only to find that either the information you wanted wasn’t there or, worse, that the website you clicked on expecting current info hadn’t been updated in years? The other data I went to a bar in the Palm Springs area expecting a “Three Dollar Happy Hour” – as that’s what it said on their website – only to be told by the bartender that the promotion hasn’t been around for a couple of years now and that he has to disappoint potential customers with this news “all the time.” […]

Welcome to

By |2018-03-21T22:42:33-07:00March 21st, 2018|Casey Dolan, The Internet|

Nearly 15 years ago, frustrated with the fact that all the cool Hotmail, Yahoo, and Gmail names were taken, I purchased the domain just so I could have a cool email address with my actual name in it. I didn’t put up a website because, at the time, the Internet was just too complicated for me.  Now let me tell you, that custom email was very impressive to people…for about two seconds – but, it ended up being a wise thing to do as I own my freakin’ name and all the other Casey Dolans of the world don’t. Sidenote: sorry all of the other Casey Dolans of the world. Guess you will have to settle for […]

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