For Painters Frustrated by the “Online Leads Game”
Most painting contractors are disappointed in the leads they get from their painting contractor websites… and they should be. Do any of these problems sound familiar to you in your painting business?
- 1. National Lead Services Are Way Overpriced and Many of Them Pit You Against Other Cut-Rate Painters… This Makes You Constantly Lose the Job to PRICE While You Spend a Fortune and Waste Time Driving All Over Town
- 2. Using “Pay Per Lead Services” Means You Will Forever “Rent” But Never OWN Your Digital Real Estate… It’s Worse Than Dealing with a Pay-Day Lender
- 3. Online Giants Like Home Advisor, Angie’s List, and Houzz Dominate the First Page of Google Snatching Up Local Clients From Painting Contractor Websites… Unless You Know How to Beat them at the “Local Game”
- 4. Constant Calls from “Google Scams” Make It Impossible to Know What’s Real and What’s Fake – Everyone Promises to Put You On the “First Page of Google” for $200, But You Know That’s Not Possible for That Budget
- 5. Even “Fancy Looking” Painting Contractor Websites Can Fail to Rank In the Google 3-Pack or Be Found On the First Page – There’s More to Getting Found Online That Uploading Stock Photos
- 6. Most Website Developers Don’t Know Jack Squat About the Painting Business… So They Build Sites with Terrible Messaging That Doesn’t Make Your Site Convert to Real Leads
That’s why I’d like to personally invite you to request your FREE video training series and report that pulls back the curtain to reveal how the nation’s top-performing painting contractors are dominating local search, closing sales, and creating stability using proven online strategies!
Stop settling for “cookie cutter” web services provided by companies who aren’t familiar with the repaint industry. Learn how you can access tailor made strategies and tactics that will allow you to generate painting leads online with certainty and consistency!
Brandon Lewis, MBA
Founder, The Academy for Professional Painting Contractors
Publisher, Painter’s Weekly
If you are a painting contractor frustrated with generating leads online that are high quality and convert, you are not the only one. I’m Brandon Lewis. I’m founder of the Academy for Professional Painting Contractors and publisher of Painter’s Weekly.
And painting contractors … and I know them well … report to me all over this nation, in Canada, Australia, UK, you name it, that they are frustrated with online lead generation, websites in general, social media, et cetera. It’s complex. It’s expensive, and they really don’t know where to go or what to do. The choices are overwhelming. Do any of these problems sound familiar to you? You’re buying tons of leads from these huge conglomerates like Angie’s List, Home Advisor, House, Thumbtack, you name it. You’re shelling out this money, but you’re having to compete with other painting contractors for the exact same leads in a race to the bottom of price. Not only that, every month the price of those leads goes up while the quality seems to go down, and you are actually helping them get between your local clients and you. Then they charge you for the pleasure of reuniting you. And that is terrible. And in the end, you have no equity to show for it, no online real estate portfolio that you have built yourself.
Let’s say for example that you have built your own website, but maybe you’ve done it with a company that’s not very familiar with the painting industry. And so your beautiful, pretty, graphically appealing website never gets found. Doesn’t show up in the 3-Pack, isn’t on the first page of Google, mainly because they have built a website around key terms that have nothing to do with the industry because they do not have the proven data of working in this industry for decades to know what people are looking for or have put you in a place where, because of all the local changes in SEO and the huge matrix that Google is using, isn’t recognizing you as being where you need to be, where the leads are. Maybe not necessarily where you are, or finally they’re driving them to a website that’s found, but because they don’t understand our repaint industry, they have filled up this website with things that do not allow people to gather enough information to convert. So you’re having page bounces.
If any of these problems or others are plaguing your painting business, I urge you to download this free resource that will reveal in a simple way and in a short concise period of time how you can solve these problems in your painting business. We’re going to reveal the good, the bad, and the ugly, because frankly, online leads are a great place to start in your painting business, but without a lot of other systems in place, once you generate the lead, it’s a poor place to finish. So we don’t pull any punches. We paint online lead generation for what it is, a tool and a tactic that needs a little assistance in other areas of your business, if you are going to be successful.
Not only does this wonderful training reveal the same secrets that I’ve been teaching top performing painting contractors to use all over the English speaking world, it also comes with a free report if you’re more of a reader than a watcher. At the end of this wonderful presentation, if you need help, simply reach out. We’ll give you a mechanism by which to do that.
Listen, I’ve worked with painting contractors that are 20 million, 16 million, 10 million, all the way down to a few hundred thousand and startups. I’ve worked with franchise and independents in urban and rural markets. These are the strategies that work everywhere, no matter what. If you’ve wondered what’s missing in your online lead generation portfolio, your strategies and tactics, it’s probably because you’ve not worked with a company or an expert who knows this repaint industry like the back of his hand.
Please get this free resource. You need it right away, if for no other reason than you can pick up some tactics and tips that can allow you to instantly and on your own change a few aspects of your online real estate that can help you generate more leads or convert at a higher rate.
I’m Brandon Lewis with the Academy for Professional Painting Contractors and Painter’s Weekly saying you owe it to yourself to get this free resource so you can maximize your online potential and build the kind of equity that you deserve. Go ahead and download this free report and video training series today.
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