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CMA Oder 2021 – Terms of business and Disclosure of interests

This second article is intended to simplify matters as far as possible for funeral directors who are facing the challenging situation of complying with the CMA order. I’ve created this second blog post to distinguish my understanding of information required not specified as PDF format on a funeral directors website opposed to the Standardised Price…

Digital marketing and social media – how is the funeral sector changing?

UK Survey and Radio Show Episode with The Irish Association of Funeral Directors – Digital marketing and social media – how is the funeral sector changing? Funeral Director Websites would like to introduce Eimer Duffy, a Social Media Consultant and Trainer from FIT Social Media based in Ireland. Eimer has carried out a professional and…

Funerals Market Order 2021

*Resources – CMA Funerals Market Order 2021 In this article I report on the CMA Funerals Market Order 2021 regarding publication of Standardised Price Lists and provide live examples. Before updating your funeral costs page it will be worthwhile reviewing the CMA order to avoid unnecessary time or costs amending content 2 or 3 times.…

SEO for Funeral Directors-Myth Busting Webinar

SEO for Funeral Directors is often seen as a perplexing topic. The good news is that Much Loved and Funeral Director Websites have joined forces to ‘unperplex’ SEO!   We’ll get to the point with our The SEO Myth Busting Webinar for Funeral Directors which takes place on May 5, 2021 at 4:30 PM helping…

Quality Counts For Your Website Hosting

Why Funeral Director Websites don’t cut corners when it comes to hosting your website. Not all website hosting is equal and while you would not ordinarily concern yourself with such matters, you should beware of your website provider saving money with cheap hosting. There are plenty of opportunities to win business and increase profits with…

What Do Funeral Director Websites Monthly Fees Include?

We believe in complete transparency and publish our prices on our website. So, What Do Funeral Director Websites Monthly Fees Include? Funeral Director Websites have served SAIF and NAFD members and the wider funeral industry since 2003. Yes, you read that right. At the time of writing that’s 18 years of experience working with funeral…

SAIF Webinar – Talking About Funeral Costs

SAIF Webinar – Talking About Funeral Costs Why Talking About Funeral Costs Matters SAIF Webinar – Talking About Funeral Costs, in this presentation we’ll discuss: Why SAIF has decided to mandate prices online The requirements set out by SAIF for online prices Addressing the different approaches to service descriptions Funeral Prices on Your Website –…

Local Seo for Funeral Directors – Google Maps

In this Local Seo for Funeral Directors article I’m pleased to bring you a short video tutorial from Neil Patel explaining how to easily set up and boost your Google My Business (Google Maps) listing.  Neil Patel is one of the world’s most successful online marketing experts; he’s become an authority on these matters because…

A Funeral Pricing Page Case Study

In this article I will discuss the advantages of having a Funeral Pricing page displaying funeral costs. I will present a case study of an independent funeral director demonstrating the concept of price transparency as a positive move. We have worked with W.S Taylor funeral directors to create a new online pricing page and cost…

Pay-Per-Click Marketing for Funeral Directors – Does it Work?

Pay-Per-Click Marketing for Funeral Directors – Does it Work? At Funeral Director Websites we make a point of advocating a natural ‘organic’ search engine optimisation strategy over Pay-Per-Click Marketing for Funeral Directors. We can’t however ignore the fact that many funeral businesses, both large and small, are using PPC to market their services. This can…