7 Reasons Your Funeral Home Needs to Start Blogging, Now.

  I recently received an email from a funeral director who was interested in blogging for his funeral home:   “Hi Joe, I am looking into blogging on our funeral home website. I have looked at a few online, some are really good, but some aren’t. I was told to keep it 500 words or […]

7 Things Killing Your Funeral Home Website (And What to do About It)

  Have you ever been to a funeral home website that looks like it was designed by a next-door-neighbor instead of a web design company? Or even worse, has your own site not been updated since Y2K? Unfortunately, a lot of funeral home websites fall into this category. Usually, these sites will have small fonts, […]

What Ryan Thogmartin Can Teach You About Funeral Social Media

Ryan Thogmartin, founder of DISRUPT Media Group and Connecting Directors, isn’t just your average “funeral guy”. He doesn’t believe in suits, loves social media and technology. In fact, he rounded up a group of like-minded people … and created the largest online community in the funeral profession today. Ryan didn’t build his social empire overnight, but […]

28 Eye-Popping Stats that Reveal the Future of Funeral Marketing

“…the Internet has turned what used to be a controlled, one-way message into a real-time dialogue with millions.” – Fast Company The Decline of Traditional Marketing As the Baby Boomers continue to flock to the Internet, the marketing channels we’ve always used are becoming less effective and more irrelevant. The decline of traditional or “outbound” […]

Why SEO is Critical to Your Funeral Home Website

When you’re searching for things on Google, Bing or Yahoo, which search results do you click? Chances are, you probably choose the links that are near the top of the search results page. And you’re not alone – in fact more than 50% of search engine clicks go to the #1 position. Do me a […]

5 Reasons Your Competitor’s Funeral Home Website is Better Than Yours

  Do me a favor and go to your funeral home website right now. Can you honestly say you’re proud of it? If not, I have some bad news for you… …your current website is probably turning business away. Even worse, your potential families are choosing your competitors because of their funeral home website. Here […]

Funeral Marketing: 4 Baby Boomer Myths Busted

Ah, the Baby Boomers. By 2017, they’re expected to make up half of the population. And they’re changing the game when it comes to funeral marketing. There are a lot of misconceptions about Baby Boomers and how to market to them, and it’s about time we cleared those up. Why? Because the way we used […]

VIDEO: How Social Media Creates Authenticity in the Funeral Profession

Have you joined the social media bandwagon yet? If not, you could be missing out. In this informational video below, Al Creedy and funeralOne CEO,  Joe Joachim, discuss why social media is extremely valuable to the funeral profession. They talk about: – The impact Facebook and other social networks have on the funeral profession – […]

3 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Funeral Business

Whether you are just getting the hang of social networking or have already dipped your toes in the water, there is always room for improving your online profiles to boost your funeral business. If you haven’t created a LinkedIn profile already, it is time to jump on the bandwagon. Though some may feel that LinkedIn […]

Funeral Social Media Marketing

5 Social Media & Funeral Marketing Examples You Can Actually Use

  Does social media marketing intimidate or confuse you? Do you wonder if social media is even important for the funeral profession? If you find yourself thinking that way, you’ve come to the right place. Many funeral professionals still aren’t sure how to interact with their virtual communities on Facebook. Or, they still haven’t taken […]