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How to Tailor Your Web Presence to Your Marketing Goals

Not every law firm needs a blog or a social media presence to be successful online. Cater your strategy to your marketing goals.

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8 Best Practices for Law Firm Website Content

To ensure your website copy makes a positive impact on your audience, put the following best practices to use.

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Nominate the Best Law Firm Websites, 2016 Edition

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to help us find the best law-firm websites.

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Podcast #49: Law Firm Website Best Practices, with Karin Conroy

Karin Conroy is back to talk about law firm websites. This is also, you might notice, our last podcast of 2015. Call it the end of Season 1. But don’t worry, we’ll be back in 2016, thanks in large part to your contributions. Law Firm Website Best Practices, with Karin Conroy In Karin’s last podcast, […]

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Lawyerist’s Most Popular Articles from 2015

Assuming none of our articles hit the viral lottery by 2016, these are the articles you clicked on and shared the most over the past year. Dig out your favorite reading app — we're fans of Instapaper or Pocket — for something to read over the holidays.

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Make Your Law-Firm Website’s First Sentence Count

Ten seconds is about how long you have to convince the average visitor to your law firm website to stick around. That is just about long enough to read one sentence — so it better be a good one.

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9 Marketing Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

You need to spend time marketing to maintain and grow your business. Everyone knows this, but not everyone does it right. Here are nine marketing mistakes I see lawyers and other professionals make on a daily basis.

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Wix Sites Effectively Disappear from the Internet

If you designed your law firm website on Wix, you’ve got a problem.

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.Law Domains Won’t Boost Your Website’s SEO

There is no magical SEO bonus if you use the new .law top-level domain.

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Deleting Your Website Can Come Back to Bite You in the Assets

Record-keeping requirements for electronic communications span far beyond the retention of client files and financial transactions. Not only do many state rules governing record-keeping apply to email communications and other components of the client file, but also to other electronic communications – including law firm and attorney websites.

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Podcast #22: Allison Shields on Doing More in Less Time

In today’s show, Allison Shields talks about how to be more productive, also the subject of her new book, How to Do More in Less Time. But first, Sam and Aaron talk about Lee Rosen’s advice to block your firm website from your firm computer. The Importance of Your Mobile Website On Divorce Discourse, Lee […]

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Website Metrics 101: Hits, Pageviews, and Rankings

Hits, pageviews, and other metrics don't matter if you don't know the goal of your site.

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Find Out if Your Profile Photo is Scaring Clients Away

You may be surprised to find out what kind of impression you are making on others.

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Better Things than Law Books to Take Your Picture in Front Of

How many lawyer headshots have you seen where the lawyer stands in front of books? Probably a lot. How memorable were those pictures? Probably not many. So here are a few ideas to set you apart from your well-read peers.

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Why You Need to Make Your Website Mobile Friendly

If your website is slow, doesn't work on mobile devices, and looks the same today as it did in 2000, you might put up an "under construction" page instead.