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THE POWER OF VIDEO SEO

The Power of Video SEO

You may think that your website is optimized. But, if you want to climb to the top of search engine result pages, you’ve got to do more than build links and throwing a few keywords into your text-based content. Video SEO is changing the way we optimize our websites. SEO is not the same ballgame

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Spirit of Giving Event

Spirit of Giving Event

Nifty Thrifty Dentists is about giving back to the Dental Community. We negotiate discounts to help dental professionals save money and organize events such as the Spirit of Giving. The Spirit of Giving is an event that I’m super excited and passionate about because I’ve always believed in giving back. When I was just five

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Welcome your patients via video with Bonjoro!

So, I came across this app when I purchased a Smartphone mount and wanted to share it with you guys. After the purchase, I get a personalized video sent to my e-mail from a rep of the company thanking me for my purchase. I thought it was really cool and have been sending video messages

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Dental Analogies

The Very Best Dental Analogies from our Facebook Group Perio – once I’ve shown them the rough calculus all over their teeth “it impossible for you to keep these teeth clean at home. It’s like trying to clean an old cast iron skillet vs a new teflon coated one” SRP “it’s like trying to get

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Don’t Wing It, Phone Script it!

So let’s talk about Phone Scripts.. So one of the biggest lessons I learned early on in my practice, is that you can not assume that your staff knows what to say on the phone. Sure, our office had a few general scripts that dealt with how to greet a patient and how to book

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In-Office Communications – The Nifty Thrifty Way

  In-office communication among team members is a very important component in an efficient office.  There are many systems out there which range from simply screaming down the hall or more sophisticated systems like Intra-Office Communication software.  In today’s blog, I’ll discuss my Nifty and Thrifty option for In-office communication using two-way radios and an

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Ebay Dental Deals

                      When you’re thinking about going Nifty Thrifty in your Dental practice, you have to look to Ebay for some of your supply needs. Now with any shopping site, there are deals and there are “nifty thrifty” deals. Luckily for you, I have a few

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Graphic Design…The Nifty Thrifty Way

If you own your own Dental practice, chances are you have dabbled in graphic design.  Whether its creating a Facebook post or marketing flyer for your practice, we have all tried to create something that engages our patients.  We generally have two choices here.  Outsource our work to a graphic design firm and pay an

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Saving Money & Time With Screencast-O-Matic

Screencast-O-Matic is a great tool for recording screenshots and sharing them with your team members.  For a Dental practice, the main purpose would be the creation of tutorial videos.  In our practice, I have tutorial videos for our practice management and imaging software.  Just imagine if you had tutorial videos available for new and existing

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Dental Treatment Carts….The Thrifty Way

One of the more popular products in the Dentistry are the mobile treatment carts.  The use of mobile carts allows for the quick set up of supplies and equipment used in endodontics, oral surgery and implant placement. I have seen some practices that employ these carts in every operatory.  In my practice, I have a

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