In our last blog post we outlined the first 5 steps to building your practice.

The first step is to set up a Google alert, so that you can be notified whenever your name is mentioned on the web.

Take a look at our step by step example on how to set up a google alert:


Step 1:

Go to


Step 2:

In the search bar under “Alerts”, type in what you would like to receive email notifications for when they are mentioned on the web, such as your name or the name of your practice.

Step 3:

Click on “Show options” to set how often you’d like to receive the email alerts, sources, language, region, and number preferences.


Step 4:

If you are not already signed into a Google account, you will need to enter your email address to where you would like your alerts to be sent.

Once you have entered your email address, click “Create Alert”.

Now you have created your alert and will be receiving email notifications when your topic is mentioned on the web!