Acquire

First Steps After Acquiring a Dental Practice

Sara Feipel Blog, Dental Coaching Leave a Comment

First, everyone has a different experience. Some acquire a well-established practice while others acquire a practice with little to no online or community recognition. This may be your first practice or this may be your fifth. No matter the case, here are a few tips to start advertising your new practice. And by the way, congrats! 1. Employee Buy-in Your staff …

Marketing Budget

The Worst Advice we Have Heard About a Dentist’s Marketing Budget

Sara Feipel Blog, Dental Coaching, Marketing Leave a Comment

If a marketing budget sounds like a reward instead of a tool, stop right now. Grab a chair and let’s chat about your marketing budget. Really, it is not your, or anyone’s fault, but a marketing budget can sound far-fetched. Below are a few myths and their facts. Okay, let’s get started. 1. Myth: This is a dental practice, not a …

Call To Action (CTA)

4 Questions to Refocus your Call to Actions (CTA)

Sara Feipel Blog, Content, Marketing Leave a Comment

So, when a reader says “what now?” this is your cue. This is your golden ticket. Add your hook and pull them in. If you are a bit confused, that is normal. In the advertising world, the answer to “what now?” is the Call to Action (CTA). Typically, this is a short phrase of three to four words showing the …

metrics

Digital Metrics to Pay Attention to on Social Media – Awareness

Sara Feipel Blog, Marketing, Social Media 2 Comments

Likes and shares on social media only tell part of your digital story. This shows how a user engages with your content. For the whole story, you must look at the metrics. First, let your patients know you are on social media. Second, involve them with comments and likes. Then, push them to call. Lastly, ask patients to review! In …

team

Staff Strategies — Develop a Stronger Team

Sara Feipel Blog, Team Building, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

In your dental practice, management can make or break your office’s success. Make an environment that team members feel happy and safe within. This will help your team grow and thrive. Below are a few tips to help your practice prosper. 1. Team Bonding An activity such as a holiday party, a day at the escape room, or a lunch-in …

IGTV

Instagram Update: 1 Billion Users and IGTV – What Dentists Need to Know

Sara Feipel Blog, Digital Marketing, Social Media, Video Marketing 1 Comment

The way patients use media today is different from the way it was used 6 months ago. On June 20, 2018, Kevin Systrom, CEO of Instagram, introduced a new facet: Instagram TV (IGTV). Instagram is now the third largest social network, behind Facebook and Youtube. Thus, the social media giant should not be ignored. What is IGTV? Simply, you can use …

Dental Marketing Mistakes

Dental Marketing Mistake — 10 Common Tactics Dentists Should Avoid

Sara Feipel Blog, Content, Dental Coaching, Digital Marketing, Marketing, Team Building, Website 1 Comment

Failed ads are an added cost for your office. Yes, it’s a dental marketing mistake, but you can grow from it. Now, you can learn from the 10 common dental marketing mistakes. 1. Little to no ‘social media’ talk After making a Facebook, Twitter, and Google My Business page share them with patients. Thus, promote social media by adding a hyperlink …

How Can a Blog Grow My Dental Practice?

Sara Feipel Blog, Content, Marketing 1 Comment

Many dentists underestimate the importance of a dental blog when growing their practice. Some view blogs as an exclusive tool for social media influencers and creative writers. However, this is not the case. Especially for a dental blog. Below are a few reasons why adopting a dental blog is beneficial to grow your dental practice. Why Should I Have A Dental …

Your Website Needs a Digital Makeover

Lauren Tighe Blog, Digital Marketing, Marketing, Patient Experience, SEO, Website 3 Comments

Have you been wondering if your website needs a digital makeover? If you are thinking about getting a digital makeover, it is probably time. Think of it this way. Have you ever seen a company use the same advertisement over and over again? Or, maybe a company who never changes their commercial for years? If you haven’t updated your website …

New Dentists – First Steps Toward a Profitable Practice

Sara Feipel Blog, Branding, Dental Coaching, Digital Marketing, Marketing, Patient Experience, Reviews 1 Comment

Congratulations, you are a new dentist! You have graduated, gained valuable experience, and now you are ready to open your own practice. As a new dentist, if you are unsure where to begin, you are not alone. Below are the first items you should consider before hanging-up the open sign. Unique Attributes For A New Dentist Begin to construct the …