Middletown, CT (PressExposure) February 20, 2009 -- Brenda M. Violette, Founder and President of VBS Virtual Assist, LLC, Middletown, Connecticut, a Virtual Assistant company, providing administrative and business support services to business owners, is announcing the recent addition of Internet Marketing Assistance to her virtual assistant suite of services.
A current and hot trend for 2009 is hiring Virtual Assistants to perform crucial and time-intensive inbound marketing services. The internet has significantly changed human behavior in the way that people communicate and interact with each other. The business world has also been affected by shifting the way people shop for products and services, both B2B and B2C. Once upon a time, companies reached out to potential customers through outbound marketing methods, such as trade shows, inside sales, print advertising and other long-established marketing methods. Today people extensively utilize the internet to research everything from potential business relationships to purchasing personal products. The website is today's business card. In order for companies to remain competitive, they must be on the internet. Additionally, they must drive quality traffic to their sites, capture visitors as leads, convert leads into customers, and analyze the activity on their sites to optimize online marketing efforts.
Inbound internet marketing activities such as search engine optimization (SEO), social networking, targeted landing pages, affiliate marketing, shopping cart activities, and link building, to name a few, can be a paralyzing undertaking for any business owner. These are time-consuming but essential, crucial tasks that must be performed consistently to remain competitive in today's market.
Ms. Violette just recently became a Certified Internet Marketing Assistant and is excited about the possibilities she can now offer her clients. She can now provide the highly specialized skills of Affiliate Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Web Analytics and Testing, Blogging, Social Media Marketing, Email Marketing, Web Content Editing and Submission.
VBS Virtual Assist is passionate about assisting business owners in meeting the focus of the above-mentioned trends. We can help business owners by providing basic administrative support, by promoting their products and services on line, and/or by managing their projects and team members. VBS Virtual Assist partners with business owners, helping to support bigger growth and to encourage success.