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Stay up to date on the latest VivioSites and dental marketing news with weekly posts from our blog on dental website design, search engine optimization, social media, online reviews, and more. Interested in our website design and SEO services? Contact us here or call 800.227.2513.

February 26th, 2018

How Social Media Boosts Your SEO

Social media is another puzzle piece to elevate your search engine optimization and promote your website. Most dental practices know that having social media pages are important, but how does it actually impact your website? Here we discuss the importance of social media for your practice. Raises Practice Awareness Posting informational articles, mentioning or networking […]

February 15th, 2018

Where, Why, and How to Use Hashtags

What was once seen as a silly but fun addition to a quick tweet or Facebook status has now expanded into an important marketing strategy to reach a wider audience for your business. Hashtags are almost always hyperlinked, leading potential customers and clients to an ever-growing list of trending and related topics to get more […]

January 12th, 2018

How to Encourage More Patient Reviews

Communication with your patients is one of the most important parts of your professional relationship. When you have an open and honest conversation with patients about their dental needs and care, they’ll be proud to share with the world that you’re THE dentist to go to. When that time comes, we believe that patient reviews […]

January 12th, 2018

The Pros and Cons of Google Ad Campaigns

PPC for Dental Practices A lot of our clients ask about running Google Adword Campaigns. But sometimes it may not be the best option for your practice. Depending on your goals, budget and area, running a paid ad may not yield the results that a practice is hoping for. Here at Viviosites, we pride ourselves […]

January 10th, 2018

How to Improve Your Practice for 2018

Constantly improving and re-inventing your dental practice is important for staying at the top of the dentistry field. With advancing technologies paired with the way patients access information, it is vital to make sure that your practice is staying current. Below are some ideas to help your practice for the new year. Strengthen Relationships with […]

December 1st, 2017

Is Your Site Voice-Search Friendly?

Voice-Search Friendly Dental Website Design Voice technology is now the new advisor for doctor recommendations. The act of sitting at a desk and “Googling” dental problems has now evolved to voice recognition technology, on your phone, Google Assistant, Alexa, Bixby, Cortana and more. This easy-to-use feature is evolving to become extremely accurate, making accessing information […]

November 28th, 2017

How to Shoot Video Testimonials in Your Office

You don’t have to be a film auteur to shoot effective and well-done testimonial videos in your office. With the advanced technology that everyone has access to, recording a testimonial is easier than ever. Find a Patient Your office must have some outgoing, happy patients that have been coming to you for years, right? Approach […]

November 28th, 2017

How to Get Patients in Before the New Year

At the end of the year, it may be hard to get those patients that have been putting off the dentist, not to mention the impending holidays and other obligations that life throws at patients. But marketing yourself to target those patients before their insurance wraps up for the year can be the perfect holiday […]

October 25th, 2017

Provide Your Patients with an Exceptional Experience – OperaDDS

If your practice is yearning to increase productivity and provide some of the most technologically advanced services in the industry, OperaDDS is the perfect place to start. This communication system is for successful dentists who are looking to improve communication within the office, with patients and grow their practice! This efficient and comprehensive communication system […]

October 18th, 2017

Virtual ToothFairy Ball & Online Auction

Here at VivioSites, we believe great dentists and great dentistry are imperative for quality healthcare.  That’s why we’re committed to helping the best dentists connect with the patients who need them- quickly and easily. Additionally, we are committed to expanding access to great dental care to everyone who needs it. Through our portfolio of digital […]

October 12th, 2017

ADA Website Compliance

“ADA Compliant” is a phrase that has been buzzing around the online world. Many of our clients and dental practices nationwide have heard about it and have contacted us. What does it mean for your practice? Are there legal issues if the rules are not met? Here, we will provide some general information about taking […]

October 4th, 2017

SSL Certificates for All Website Customers

Dear VivioSites Website customers, SSL certificates are coming to all our Viviosites websites to ensure that they are compliant with recent Google changes. This means that your website will be secure and have the https protocol, allowing secure connections from a webserver to a browser. If your site is hosted with us, you will be […]

August 15th, 2017

What happens when a great dentist receives a negative review online?

Here at VivioSites, we are committed to helping dentists portray themselves accurately online. But what happens when a great dentist receives a negative or inaccurate review online? Many dentists shy away from claiming their review sites as they feel they are opening themselves up to negative reviews. The reality is, patients can review your practice […]

July 26th, 2017

5 Ways to Market Yourself as a Great Dentist

Here at VivioSites, we believe great dentists and great dentistry are imperative for quality healthcare. That’s why we’re committed to helping the best dentists connect with the patients who need them- quickly and easily. Even though we are experts at helping great dentists find and attract new patients, self-promotion always helps! Here are 5 ways […]

July 26th, 2017

Beginner’s Guide to Dental Digital Marketing

People are spending more time online now than ever before, which means your online marketing efforts are becoming more and more important. The term digital marketing encompasses a variety of activities including search engine optimization, social media, and websites to connect with current and potential patients. What Is Digital Marketing? Given the rapid evolution of […]

June 27th, 2017

Using Social Media to Market Your Dental Practice

Social media is not always the first thing that a dentist thinks of when they want to promote their practice, but it can be an effective platform to reach the public. A wise dentist knows that by using social media he or she can answer consumer’s questions, share relevant material, provide links to the business, […]

June 27th, 2017
Dental Website Content

Current Blogs on Your Website Is Key

No matter what kind of website you have, and that includes those within a dental field, having blogs on your site can help bring in new patients, even if the patient never read the posts! You will often find that although many dental websites have contact information, policies and a list of the employees that […]