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Jason Knott, CI Contributor & CE Pro Site Editor

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Mobile First Indexing, AV integrator, Mobile-First Indexing

Mobile First Indexing Could Hurt 66% of AV Integrator Websites

AV integrator websites that do not have ‘responsive’ mobile-friendly design could ‘plummet’ in Google ranking under new Mobile First Indexing policy.

5G network, AV integrators, 5G spectrum, Dish

Dish Spent $20 Billion on 5G Spectrum (And AV Integrators Should Pay Attention)

Dish preps for 5G spectrum world where video is transmitted via cellular network, bypassing the Internet. AV integrators pay heed.

26 Business Management Tips You Need to Put Into Action Now

Offering a lifetime warranty on your craftsmanship, holding only stand-up meetings and charging a 15 percent higher price for referred clients are just 3 of 26 business management tips you need to enact today.

Jason's Latest Posts

SnapAV Acquires Outdoor TV Maker SunBriteTV [CLARIFICATION]

Deal marks SnapAV’s first major acquisition. Initial plans include lower prices and free shipping for all dealers. SunBriteTV will no longer be sold through distribution.

How Obama’s ‘Deadly’ New Overtime Pay Mandate Affects Integrators

By federal mandate, the Department of Labor will soon require businesses to pay overtime to any exempt salaried employee earning less than $50,440 per year, up from the previous threshold of $23,660.

A Glimpse of CI Summit: Networking, Business, Education

This 90-second video wrap-up from CI Summit in Washington, D.C. offers a glimpse into the festivities where nearly 400 attendees discussed key topics for the CI industry.

6 Digital Marketing Tricks that Target Millennials

Netsertive suggests ways to build up your business online using viral videos, Google My Business, Click to Call and Location Extension tools in Google.

6 Tips for Transporting Large Equipment Racks

Getting a pre-assembled rack to the jobsite in one piece can be a challenge with today’s smaller vehicles. Here’s what integrators at the CI Summit said about the process.

The Fight Against Counterfeit Product… Packaging?

In the cable business, REELEX leads the battle against knockoff wire cartons.>

Industry Unites to Construct Lone Survivor Foundation Veterans Retreat

Integrators, reps, manufacturers and a distributor help install audio, video, home theater, controls, HVAC and networking in the Lone Survivor Foundation retreat in Crystal Beach, Texas.

Last Look Inside BB King’s High-Tech Tour Bus

Legendary guitarist B.B. King never got the blues inside his tour bus, which is complete with serious AV, touch panels, security, lighting control and surround sound.

5 Things to Know About Wireless Emergency Alert Systems

You know these systems are easy to install and add an extra layer of security to hospital and school campuses, but here are a few facts you may not know.

Why Wireless Duress Systems Beat Out Hardwired Fixed Systems

Faster installation is one important benefit of wireless panic alarms, but there are several others.

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