Great News

I've been invited to talk at The Innovation Factory's October Sales Peer 2 Peer on October 13th

on: Maximizing Online Presence with Google My Business and LinkedIn

Click the link below to RSVP

D. Hills Sales joins Digital Main Street to support small businesses by increasing

the effects of their digital marketing.

D. Hills Sales is proud to announce they are officially an approved vendor on Digital Main Street, a platform launched in 2014, to help independent businesses, and entrepreneurs adopt digital tools and establish an online presence.

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has made this program especially valuable as businesses are in need of being found and discovered online. D. Hills Sales is excited to contribute to this initiative, and help small businesses prosper through this tough time by helping them establish increase their online visibility.
Digital Main Street has partnered with the Government of Canada and the Province of Ontario to launch the Digital Transformation Grant (DTG) program to assist businesses with their transition. The program will provide a grant of CAD$2500 to help small businesses obtain the technology, training and advisory support required to execute a digital transformation.

In order to be considered for the grant, a business has to fulfill several requirements such as:
  •  the business needs to be registered and operating in Ontario,
  •  the business owner must be a citizen or resident of Canada
  •  the business must not supply digital marketing services and most importantly
  •  completing the Digital Transformation for Main Street program, which includes an assessment, an eligibility test, online training and developing a digital transformation plan.

Following the steps of the application process is vital, as pre-qualification is essential for approval.

Upon receiving the grant, businesses can choose vendors, such as D. Hills Sales, to help with their online marketing. We are a Hamilton, Ontario based business that specializes in content creation focusing on social video, optimizing and managing Google My Business profiles, and LinkedIn Company Page management, and LinkedIn Personal Page consulting, and more. For the last 9 years we’ve been helping small businesses from their startup through to meeting their marketing goals.

Grant approved businesses will have a unique opportunity to obtain the right expertise to develop efficient digital marketing strategies, which would ultimately lead to their exponential growth.

As a digital marketing vendor for Digital Main Street, D. Hills Sales emphasizes their mission to help grant approved businesses grow, establish a voice online, and find success in the digital world. We encourage businesses that meet the requirements of the grant to apply and begin their digital marketing journey. Interested in a free consultation to learn how D. Hills Sales can help your business? Contact us to set up a time to talk here.

Have you created and optimized your Google business profile?

Your Google Business Profile( GBP ) is the first thing that Google Displays in mobile search results. You Can't afford to ignore or manage this profile. It's Highly Visible Content Including reviews, photos and videos added by you and your followers is the first thing seen when someone searches for your business.

Do you know how your business appears? Ignoring the first info that searchers see is not optional for your business to grow and succeed. If you don't know how or aren't sure how to proceed, we have the knowledge and experience to help.

We offer Social Media and Social Video production,

and Digital Media Management expertise for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Google Business Profile and Google Maps, that works to increase effective communication of your brand's marketing messages, through both Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Consumer (B2C) channels. 

Your business can become more ' findable ' and authoritative looking in the Search results.

Videos are viewed differently on each social media site. Formatting, headlines, text and video content tailored for each platform to maximize viewing time and impact is critical.

Our experience with community building, social vidEo

 production will work to promote your business's products and services more effectively.

  • Social Media Management,

  • Content Creation

  • Content Curation

  • Social Video Production

  • Social Media Images Photography

  • Social Media Strategy

  • and management of your social media accounts.

Here's an example of how content is viewed differently when video is used.

Click play ▶️ on the video below.

Video is more engaging, receives more attention and communicates your message more effectively than a line of text, or a photo of the same waterfall. Posting videos to social media organically on each site increases the Reach of each post.

Social media had changed how our businesses are viewed. The need to effectively communicate your marketing messages has become more critical.

Here's a discussion on social media and social video hosted by the "Coffee Confidential" TV SHOW.

Which digital media platforms should your business focus on:

What are your goals? Who are your target clients?

Insights and Analytics

Once you're posting regularly, do you know how anddo you have the time to measure your effectiveness through your online channels?

Understanding which Insights or metrics show progress to reaching your goals and which are now irrelevant is key.

Which metrics are vanity and which have meaning? An

experienced social media manager has the knowledge to

help cut through the vanity metrics and confusion, anD

to understand the impact of your messages.

Online video or social video adds a little complexity while increasing engagement potential with your messages.

Building online brands and communities, that leads to increased followers and higher engagement is what we've been working on for over 9 years. 


A leadership role in an international social media campaign, has provided a skill-set that offers small and medium sized businesses to ability to gain control of their online profiles and presences with the goal of increasing client's findability .  

Short and social media optimized video increases sales

and Helps bring in new clients!

Testimonials From Happy Clients

We have two or three clients a week coming in because of the videos we post.

- Steve from The Auto Station in Burlington

He's very patient, articulate, knowledgeable and enthusiastic about what he does. In a short time, he was able to provide usable information and recommendations, which I can immediately implement.

- Andreana from Hamilton, Ontario

Congratulations on the 10,000th tweet today. You alone have built this account into a great resource for the organization.

- Al from Hamilton, Ontario.

David's expertise has been most valuable. Not only is he friendly and easy to talk with, his knowledge of utilizing social Media to its full potential goes well beyond surface-level. He has an incredible understanding of the ever changing algorithms and inner workings of social platforms, and has been especially helpful in outlining best practices for GOOgle MY BUsiness. His ability to identify actionable changes in strategy to increase traffic and sales is communicated in a way that is both easy understand, and to implement. David earns my highest recommendation.

LettY - Vancouver BC.