As an exclusive member of the Capital Area Network, you:

Establish Proven Resources

Develop Strategic Alliances with Other Members Who Share Your Same Target Audience

Refer and Receive Leads to Grow Your Business

Develop an "Advisory Board" Support Team of Individuals Who Understand Your Business

The Capital Area Network is a business networking group
in the Washington, DC Metro Area.

Originally founded in 1995, the Capital Area Network focuses on building member businesses through leads and referrals in a positive, cooperative working environment. With members from Montgomery County, Howard County, and the District of Columbia, we have the same goal as more formal leads organizations, but are less formal in our structure, requirements, and fees. Additionally, we share marketing and sales ideas as well as professional advice with our fellow participants.

Each member of the Capital Area Network fills a specific niche.

If you are interested in visiting our group, please contact Gabe Seiden.

Recent Posts From Capital Area Network Members

  • Inaccurate Business Information Is Not Good For Your Business!
    by Gabriel Seiden on April 10, 2019 at 8:48 pm

    In 2019, having consistent and accurate business information across the internet is critical for your business. With the ubiquity of internet service and devices, most people search for products and and services online. If you’ve never done this before, it may seem like an obvious and trivial thing –  how hard could it be to The post Inaccurate Business Information Is Not Good For Your Business! appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • When Is Paid Online Advertising (Google AdWords) Particularly Effective?
    by Gabriel Seiden on April 2, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    Advertising online isn’t always effective. There are certain parameters and trends that make paid online advertising particularly effective. Review each of the following points and if you find yourself saying “that’s my business!”, you should seriously consider paid online advertising – Google AdWords – as an integral part of your marketing and communications strategy. 1) The post When Is Paid Online Advertising (Google AdWords) Particularly Effective? appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • 10 Mistakes Websites Still Make in 2019 – You Need To Fix These Now!
    by Gabriel Seiden on March 29, 2019 at 12:08 am

    It’s 2019 and many websites are still making the kinds of mistakes that have had a huge negative impact on internet presence, search results, authority, brand image, and the bottom line. These mistakes directly lead to lost business opportunities and money. Thankfully, these are all things that can be fixed. Some take more time than The post 10 Mistakes Websites Still Make in 2019 – You Need To Fix These Now! appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • 10 Reasons Why Websites Still Matter in 2019
    by Gabriel Seiden on March 28, 2019 at 10:24 pm

    In the age of Instagram, Facebook, Yelp, and Google Business, it’s easy to come to the conclusion that maybe you don’t need a website anymore. As a business owner, you have may be thinking that the website is a waste of money and time and it makes more sense to focus efforts exclusively on social The post 10 Reasons Why Websites Still Matter in 2019 appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • 5 Tips to Writing Viral Blog Titles
    by Gabriel Seiden on September 23, 2018 at 2:37 pm

    When you write a blog post, your goal is to get people to read and share your content. Shared content increases visibility, brand awareness, and eventually leads to more traffic on your website and a conversion. A conversion could be a new client, a new member, a new reader, a new consumer. With all the The post 5 Tips to Writing Viral Blog Titles appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • Email Marketing Best Practice
    by Gabriel Seiden on September 10, 2018 at 8:49 pm

    Blogging and email marketing are two channels that aren’t always automatically used together – but they should be. If your goal is to grow your blog and your audience, it’s important to follow email marketing best practices and use your email database in a smart way. This can literally be the difference between success and The post Email Marketing Best Practice appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • 10 Reasons Your Site Should Be HTTPS
    by Gabriel Seiden on August 31, 2018 at 8:39 pm

    If you have a website that is still HTTP, you should seriously consider upgrading to HTTPS. While it’s true that historically HTTPS websites were limited to e-commerce websites, HTTPS is now the standard. This post will explain what HTTPS is and give you 10 reasons to make sure that you upgrade to HTTPS as soon The post 10 Reasons Your Site Should Be HTTPS appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • Important Pages Every Business Website Should Have
    by Gabriel Seiden on May 8, 2018 at 7:20 pm

    If you are designing or redesigning your business website, you may be wondering what are the most important pages, aside from the home page. About Page This is a must-have for nearly every website. This can be named “About Us” or “About”. You can use this page to tell visitors about the people behind the The post Important Pages Every Business Website Should Have appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • Privacy Policy? Why Your Website Needs a Privacy Policy
    by Gabriel Seiden on May 8, 2018 at 5:55 pm

    If you have a website, blog, or mobile app, you need a privacy policy. Privacy policies explain what data you collect from your users or visitors, how you use that information, and what steps you take to protect that information. Reasons Why Your Website Needs a Privacy Policy Federal Law In the United States, there The post Privacy Policy? Why Your Website Needs a Privacy Policy appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.

  • What is GDPR?
    by Gabriel Seiden on May 8, 2018 at 4:12 pm

    The GDPR Explained. What is it? Who does it apply to? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation. It is the European Union’s new regulation – in full enforcement on May 25, 2018 – that safeguards the personal data of individuals in the EU. What is interesting about this regulation is that even though it’s The post What is GDPR? appeared first on Connect4 Consulting.