Best American Wines

Let’s also take a look at a few more interesting American wines. California is around the world renown for its quality wines. Check out the following wines that are really standing out in a market that has the largest number of varieties of agricultural produce in the world: WINE!

2013 Petite Sirah “Lovett Vineyard”, Red Hills

Deeply saturated and inky in the glass – ruby purple with violet glints.  The aromas set the stage for this wine – quintessential Petite Sirah notes of blackberry jam, rhubarb pie, baking spices, and blueberries are buoyed by a set of savory aromatics of cigar box, wet gravel, espresso, and fine oak.  The palate mirrors the nose – rich, ripe berry and cherry notes with underpinnings of dark chocolate, and coffee and a hint of hoppy porter.

Generous fine-grained tannins provide a backbone to the long, lingering finish of cassis and bittersweet chocolate.   With this bottling, the richness and ripeness of fruit are perfectly matched by bright, youthful acidity, giving the wine freshness and balance in this early stage and promising the potential for longer-term cellaring over the next 5-7 years.  As the wine matures, the jammy notes will transform into plush, darker fruit while the tannins soften and become velvety on the palate, slowly transforming into a highly nuanced and elegant wine.

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Which is a best practice for optimizing a landing page for AdWords?

How to build a quality AdWords landing page is a question we are asked a lot. As Mike has found out, get the content on your landing page wrong and your campaign can get into all sorts of trouble. So let’s take a look at which is a best practice for optimizing a landing page for AdWords?

But building a landing page that Google will love, is not actually that hard. But, what you need to remember is that it is not just your landing page that AdWords judges, but your entire website.

1) The Basics

Your website must include all of these pages:

  • About Us Page
  • Contact Us Page
  • Terms and Conditions Page
  • Privacy Policy
  • Sitemap

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Startup Marketing

This month I’m going to spend some time explore StartupMarketing strategies and how they can impact your business as well as the content you share with your audience and community. This is the first in a series of posts I’m going to share the next few months and if you’d like to explore the idea a bit more, check my upcoming posts about Startup Marketing.

Startup Marketing is critical to the success of your business. Why? Because without them a sale is just a sale. Possibly a one-time-only sale. But apply backend marketing strategies, and now you have a customer who is invested.

Now you have a customer who has not one, but two experiences buying from you. And that customer (if you approached the backend sale correctly) now feels appreciated, catered to and well-served.

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Helpful Tips on How to Build a Website

If you go about it the right way it is possible to build a website quickly. In this article, I will suggest some useful tips and steps you can follow to get your website up and running quickly. So check out these helpful tips on how to build a website.

  • Use quality hosting. Website hosting has come down in price, but you need to avoid free or very cheap hosting.  Look for hosting companies that have a proven track record. This is extremely important because you cannot make money if your website is not online where people can find it.
  • Consider installing it as a WordPress Blog. This is one of the easiest ways to build a website quickly. There are many fantastic WordPress themes available to pick from that you really can come up with a great looking website. Plus when you blog it is very easy to build the pages and to continue to add content in the future.
  • Plan out the content you will start with. Put some thought into what your website will be about. If you do go the blog way choose your categories carefully, but understand that you can always make changes to it later. Develop a keyword list that you will be building your web pages around.

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A Colorful Life

In pickle green and retriever gold, a new house charms like an old. Design is what it’s all about and this stunning piece of property makes the sunshine get into it always. It’s a colorful life in this wonderfully designed house. The architecture is classically beautiful, the colors are thoughtful, and the setting is nothing less than stunning. It truly is a colorful life!

You’d expect the house of paint-store owners to be gloriously colored. The new home of Mary Hall and Ken Schuricht, proprietors of Winslow Paint Co. and Winslow Hardware and Mercantile, exceeds all expectations, with its brick-red and gold exterior trimmed in richest eggplant and radiant chartreuse.

Viewed from across the wild wetlands that stretch from house to Puget Sound, the silvery-metal peaked roof and multipaned façade look like a child’s drawing of an eccentric grandma’s house. Street-side, the wings of the house spread to embrace twin carports, each housing a matching Honda Element looking more like car-shaped cartoons than actual vehicles.

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