What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Management?

What is SEO Management

The race to market leadership is increasingly won online. Businesses in every industry have made sizable investments in digital strategies and online marketing. And while the average deal size of an online won prospect is about $20,000 for CPA firms, these deals can range from a $3,500 project to a $500,000 PCAOB Audit. Shifting consumer…

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How Accounting Firms Can Close the Gap Between Digital Spend & Performance

Closing the Gap Digital Spend vs. performance

To achieve sustained success in today’s increasingly online world, it’s imperative accounting firms have a cohesive digital strategy. The era of the digital rainmaker is upon us, and to be successful both today and in ten years’ time, firms simply must have a well-established digital presence that is strategic in nature with clear goals and…

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Building The Perfect Accounting Services Page: 8 Points to Include

Building the best accounting services page

Scratching your head if you’ve put your best foot forward with the way your practice is represented on your website or online? If you’ve been tasked with leading the redesign of your accounting firm’s website, it can be difficult to know where to start.  Your website is the core of your digital presence, offering you…

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What to Prioritize With Digital Strategy

Over the last few months, we’ve shared a lot of information about the importance of digital in accounting firms. We’ve addressed the digital culture, achieving digital growth, and the financial investment that is required to make digital work for you. Today, your firm’s growth depends on digital. Making it a priority is the most important…

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Why is Digital Strategy Important?

digital strategy

There is no shortage of buzz around the idea of a digital strategy. Firms are being encouraged on all sides to “embrace digital.” It is important to understand why. Why is digital strategy so important? Digital is the platform with which firms are competing. Whether websites, email campaigns, or social media, the pandemic accelerated a…

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Digital Strategy: What Does it Cost, and What Do You Get?

Digital Strategy Cost and Value

Every firm is at a different stage on the digital growth journey. Regardless of where they are, every firm needs a strategy. You may be novice in some areas, competent in others, but the goal is to become a digital expert, AKA, a digital rainmaker. A digital strategy is what gets your team to expert…

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Blockchain Doesn’t Matter (Hear Us Out)

As a firm partner or accounting professional of any kind, you are barraged by urgent messaging all about “Web 3”, “Blockchain,” and “Metaverse.”  How will this emerging tech disrupt our world? Or, more specifically, the world your clients are living in? First, no one knows better than an accountant that the only two certainties in…

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Digital Deep Dive Summit 2022

At Winding River Consulting, we are always looking for fresh ways to equip and inspire managing partners, growth leaders, and leadership teams to leverage the latest in technology, strategy and tactics to grow their accounting firms. Digital Deep Dive Summit represents the best of decades of experience in this space, and the 2022 inaugural gathering…

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7 LinkedIn Profile Optimizations for Accounting Professionals

Social engagement is part of any solid digital marketing strategy leading to successful professional and firm growth. Every business is built on the strength of personal connections. It’s important to understand that much of what used to happen in conferences, on the golf course, and at networking events is now also happening online. Your presence…

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Is Your Firm Achieving Digital Growth?

A look at your firm’s digital growth journey. Some accounting firms have committed to digital transformation, spending the last five, even 10 years adopting new technology and creating a digital-friendly environment. While firms like that exist and are arguably leading the market, many firms have barely even begun. The last two years catalyzed adoption of…

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