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What is the best website platform to use for my Clients?

WordPress vs. Grey Suit Retail Although WordPress is a powerful tool to build Websites, it’s not practical for businesses to use the WordPress platform to build multiple Websites for their clients. Why is this? Hosting. Unless a business has their own server, they are dependent on Godaddy, HostMonster, Network Solutions, etc … to host their… Read More


How to use Online Marketing for all my Franchise locations?

You may be asking yourself, “How can I effectively use online marketing to market all of my franchise locations?” It’s simple; Grey Suit Retail gives you all the tools in easy-to-use online dashboard to effectively market your entire franchise. From Websites, to mobile marketing, to Facebook promotional apps, to blogging to craigslist posting services and… Read More


Companies that Blog Sell More Stuff

“Every web page has the potential to rank well in search engines and draw traffic from other sources, like social media sites and the blogosphere. Of course, whether a page draws traffic (and links) depends on whether it’s optimized and how remarkable (useful, interesting, etc.) it is. Blogging is a great way to add interesting… Read More


How Mobile Marketing Can Help Your Business

Mobile (text) Marketing has emerged as a new way of contacting customers with speed, relevance and effective response. Include content on common area posters such as, “Text ‘fooddeals’ to 96362 and we’ll tell you how you can get half off your next appetizer.”  You now have the ability to send text message reminders to the… Read More


Grow Your Business with a Great Website

by Andrew Lundell According to a study done by the Miniwatts Marketing Group, more than 78 percent of Americans use the internet on a daily basis. This includes both desktop and mobile devices. As a business owner, you should promote your business online, which can be a cost-saver in comparison to commercials and billboards. However,… Read More


How Social Networking Can Help Your Small Business

by Austin Green Think teens and adults trying to stay in touch with friends are the only ones who can benefit from rapidly growing social media networks? Think again. Small businesses can greatly benefit by using social media to promote their business. In a 2011 statistic, Nielson found that social networks and blogs account for… Read More


Visa Cards Used the Most

Grey Suit Retail provided this data to FURNITURE|TODAY regarding consumers current purchasing preferences for furniture. FURNITURE|TODAY  April 9, 2012 Americans owned 1.3 billion total credit cards in 2011, according to Census Bureau data. That amounts to an average of 4.1 credit cards held per individual. The total number of cards is down 14.4% from a… Read More


Way’s to Increase Your Store’s Digital Footprint

Grey Suit Retail, our online marketing and web development company, provided this data to FURNITURE|TODAY FURNITURE|TODAY January 30, 2012 A digital footprint is needed to reach today’s consumers. That means more than just a stand-alone Website. It means going to where your consumers are – social media sites. Facebook, the social media king, pegs its… Read More


Mobile Shopping

Is your website ready for the mobile consumer? Take a moment and put yourself in Ms. Jones’s shoes. She just got off work and is riding home on the New York City bus for the next 40 minutes. Making the most of her long commute, Ms. Jones hops on her smart phone and surfs the… Read More

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