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Marketing Tips from top Bloggers

Marketing Tips from top Bloggers | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it
I find marketing tips everywhere. Especially from reading fellow bloggers. Check out this round up of awesome marketing tips I found while sick.
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Google is Necessary to your blogging…Got it?

Ms. Ileane Smith knows this. Duh right? I mean Basic Blog Tips is one of the big guns. So when she reminds us to get Googling the right way. I listen up.

Google Analytics and webmaster tools are vital. You need them. You need to use them. And here’s why Ileane says to listen to what Google has to say. Excellent marketing tip if I do say so MYSelf.

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***Video Version*** Second Half Of 2012: The Best 8 SEO Articles You Should Read!

***Video Version*** Second Half Of 2012: The Best 8 SEO Articles You Should Read! | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it
Sign up for free updates No Spam Guarantee "Get our updates, free!" Never miss a blog post again   Hi everyone, This video will be the second part version of “The best 8 SEO ar...
Ileane Smith's insight:

1. 10 Major SEO Practices to Avoid Like the Plague

2. Mastering Keyword Research and SEO Competition

3. How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

4. Search Engine Marketing vs. Social Media Marketing: The Showdown

5. 79 Link Building Resources for 2012

6. Getting to Know SEO!

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Get DOFOLLOW BACKLINKS from YouTube - Auto Generated

http://basicblogtips.comYouTube auto generates pages for blogs that list all of the videos that are linked and embedded on that specific blog. In this video you’ll see auto-generated pages for


Basic Blog Tips

http://www.youtube.com/blogs/basicblogtips/


2 Create a Website

http://www.youtube.com/blogs/2createawebsite


Smart Passive Income

http://www.youtube.com/blogs/smartpassiveincome


Suggestion for helping YouTube generate this page
Include an additional link to YouTube videos on your blog (don’t just use the embed code)
Consistently create links to other popular YouTube videos on your blog
Find more suggestions here: (blog post coming very soon)

Subscribe to this YouTube channel http://basicblogtips.com/msileanespeaks

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Ateeq Ahmed's comment, December 9, 2012 4:56 PM
it is need this to all people in spending of life easily .www.fitness-healthcare.com
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The Ultimate Business Blogging How To Guide

The Ultimate Business Blogging How To Guide | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

You can learn how to make a successful blog by reading other blogs, but often it's hard to find it all in once place. Here’s my Ultimate How-to guide for your company blog with links to specific articles to get detailed information in the areas you or your business need the most help.
Skim the key points and dig into the articles that address the most important topics for your company. Let me know in the comments what other sections would be helpful!


How To Make Connections and Build Community
Ideally, you’re not “distributing” content one way – you’re building a network as well as a community centered around your blog or your company.
14 Ways to Build Strategic Relationships With the Who’s Who of Social Media (Copyblogger)
10 Ways To Create Community With Your Blog Readers (Basic Blog Tips)


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Stop. Feel Like You’re Marketing With a Blindfold On? Not Getting Results? Here’s Help!

Stop. Feel Like You’re Marketing With a Blindfold On?  Not Getting Results?  Here’s Help! | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Blog post at 2 Create a Website - The Blog : Hold it.  Let's put on the brakes for a moment....


SEO Time Wasters 


This is an area where I feel people waste too much time today. Not because SEO is a waste, but many of the strategies we used to rely on have died/are dying.
SEO is becoming more and more manipulation proof. In other words, activities that can be easily replicated will have less impact than they did before.
Anyone can submit a bunch of articles, forum signatures, amass oodles of links through schemes, submit to numerous directories, etc. Spending hours per week on those activities will no longer give you the same benefits you may have realized years ago.
So you could spend your day chasing backlinks or write one really solid article for a popular blog like ProBlogger or Basic Blog Tips.

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Become an Authority Online with Scoopit : ms. ileane speaks

Become an Authority Online with Scoopit : ms. ileane speaks | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

In this episode of the Ms. Ileane Speaks Podcast I discuss how content curation with Scoop.it can help you establish yourself as an online authority without writing your own content on a blog or website.


Scoop.it is now integrated with Bufferapp which extends the social sharing capabilities to include:

Twitter
Facebook pages and Profiles
LinkedIn and LinkedIn groups
Pinterest
Google +
Tumblr
App.net
StumbleUpon
Blogger
WordPress



Read more about Scoop.it
http://basicblogtips.com/scoop-it.html

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FaceBook Ghost Town, Black Thursday, Cyber Monday, more, Speedlink 46:2012

FaceBook Ghost Town, Black Thursday, Cyber Monday, more, Speedlink 46:2012 | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

...AdSense users, Google has yet released another new feature to filter ads. “Using the technology behind Google Image Search, you’ll now be able to upload an image file from your computer to search for related image ads; you can then review and take action on the returned ads.”


Social Web/Other Roundups and Cool Stuff


Updated CommentLuv Plugin Increases Productivity for Bloggers
YouTube Embed Tricks and Hacks
How to Increase Traffic with Social Bookmarking Sites

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Updated CommentLuv Plugin Increases Productivity for Bloggers

Updated CommentLuv Plugin Increases Productivity for Bloggers | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it
Check out this AWESOME post at Basic Blog Tips: CommentLuv Premium is one of the most well known WordPress plugins on the planet. Most bloggers who have the plugin installed are devoted fans of it’s developer Andy Bailey and they are well aware of the benefits that can be reaped by having CommentLuv installed on their blogs.

More traffic, more engagement, more back links, more subscribers, more social proof, more control;

The list just goes on and on.


Watch the video to see the latest updates to CommentLuv Premium


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIBRhjYTm0M


CommentLuv Premium is on sale this weekend and if you use my affiliate link to place your order, I earn a commission but it doesn’t affect the price you pay.



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Google is Trying to Tell You Something, Are You Listening?

Google is Trying to Tell You Something, Are You Listening? | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Google has put so many awesome tools at the disposal of bloggers and small business owners that at times, it's almost impossible to keep up with them all. Google wants you to succeed with your online endeavors but let’s face it, we all know that they are getting more then their fair share out of the deal too.


Yet, as bloggers and webmasters, when we stop to think about all the perks we get from Google, two things should stand out in our minds above the rest:

  • Google Analytics.
  • Google Webmaster Tools.
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The Blog Promotion Manifesto Video: Your 10 Point Checklist for Blog Post Promotion

This presentation was created using SlideRocket. The blog promotion manifesto provides ten steps you should take to promote your content.

This video is an abridged version of a more details podcast which you can listen to here:
http://basicblogtips.com/manifesto

Mentioned in this video:
Blog Engage http://basicblogtips.com/uses/blogengage
Social Buzz Club http://basicblogtips.com/uses/socialbuzzclub
Blokube http://blokube.com
Scoop.it http://basicblogtips.com/scoop-it.html

Subscribe on YouTube http://youtube.com/user/MsIleaneSpeaks

Get free tips and resources to help you build a better blog and expand your audience! http://BasicBlogTips.com/email

Follow me on Twitter http://Twitter.com/BasicBlogTips

Circle on Google+ https://plus.google.com/112829233906811093453

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Mrs. Washington's comment, December 22, 2012 8:51 PM
We are Human....lol
Susan Kay Daniels's comment, January 9, 2013 12:01 AM
I really enjoy your presentations. You are such a lovely lady and give me inspiration.
Ileane Smith's comment, January 9, 2013 4:59 AM
Thank you Susan!
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9 Reasons to Use Press Release Distribution For Off-Page SEO

9 Reasons to Use Press Release Distribution For Off-Page SEO | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

So you've done all of your on-page SEO and have been religiously checking and updating all your social media profiles - well done. But I'm afraid that isn't quite enough if you thought all that could get you to the top of SERPs.

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Make Money Blogging-Tools And Resources | Paul Profitt Affiliate Marketing Blog

Make Money Blogging-Tools And Resources | Paul Profitt Affiliate Marketing Blog | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

There is an old saying that says. A Bad Workman Always Blames His Tools. In Internet Marketing. There is another saying that says.

“A Bad Marketer Always Blames Someone Else For Their Failures.”
Actually…
The second saying is a lie, I just made it up. But in my opinion it could easily be true.
Part of the reason why most people fail online is....


1)http://www.trafficgenerationcafe.com
2)http://www.johnchow.com
3)http://netprofitstoday.com/blog
4)http://www.entrepreneurs-journey.com
5)http://www.basicblogtips.com
6)http://williecrawford.com/blog2
7)http://www.buzzblogger.com
8)http://www.thinktraffic.net
9)http://www.attractionmarketingonline.com
10)http://socialtriggers.com

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Mrs. Washington's comment, November 15, 2012 11:46 AM
good info to know!
Profit Idol's comment, December 22, 2012 7:19 AM
yeah very good information there...
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5 Actionable Tips to Make Your Blog Successful

5 Actionable Tips to Make Your Blog Successful | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Blog post at Blog Tips for a Better Blog - We Blog Better : Who else wants to be successful in blogging?

Hands down..

Here are 5 tips to make your blog successful...Three ways to become a great copywriter:
Read more (so that you can steal others writing style) – great writers don’t imitate, they steal!
Write more (practice makes a writer great writer)
Edit more (caution: don’t edit while writing, editing should be done after writing)
Use the word YOU as many times as possible. This will directly impact on your blog, are YOU getting me?

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Geek4share Monthly Traffic Report

Geek4share Monthly Traffic Report | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Hello Readers! I am so happy because today I am going to publish my first traffic report (For October Month).

I am happy because the traffic has increased.


I am happy because I have gained knowledge from probloggers like Ileane Smith of BasicBlogTips, Nile Flores of Blondish.net and Amit Shaw of iTechCode. They helped me a lot and I am thankful to every person who helped me in any ways.

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An Intimate Interview with Ms. Ileane from Basic Blog Tips

An Intimate Interview with Ms. Ileane from Basic Blog Tips | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Blog post at Make Money Blogging : As a blogger, you tend to meet some interesting people in the industry. 


Ms. Ileane Smith of Basic Blog Tips
Let me introduce you to Ms. Ileane Smith, the founder and creator of Basic Blog Tips. I don’t know what it is about her that fascinates me, but she has a quality all her own! They broke the mold when Ms. Ileane broke into the blogging industry!

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Margarita Slavkova's comment, November 19, 2012 11:26 AM
Ileane, you rock!
Ileane Smith's comment, November 19, 2012 12:05 PM
Thanks so much Margarita!
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5 people who rock in their fields

5 people who rock in their fields | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Blog post at Creative Ramblings 

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15 Awesome Blog Posts From Fellow Bloggers | Captured Blogging Tips

15 Awesome Blog Posts From Fellow Bloggers | Captured Blogging Tips | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Here I will not just place links but also give a short summary about what the post is about so that you can decided on which post you need to click.

How to Get Your Small Biz Podcast Listed in iTunes
For those bloggers who want to get a huge spike and increase their fan following try Podcasts.

Ms. Ileane is one who can advice you on this. Read her post about hot you can get more with Podcasts.

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Is Bookmarking A Waste Of Time?

In this Hangouts on Air, Brian D. Hawkins, Mitch Mitchell and Sheryl Loch discus bookmarking. Many of us bloggers have used bookmarking sites over the years,...



8:40 Brian ask is there any SEO benefit to traditional bookmarking?

Brian brings up Ileane Smith of Basic Blog Tips talking about backlinks from Technorati.

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Tips Tuesday and Is Your Theme Responsive, Mobile-Friendly, or Mobile-Optimized? | Blog Aid

Tips Tuesday and Is Your Theme Responsive, Mobile-Friendly, or Mobile-Optimized? | Blog Aid | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

I want to thank Ms. Ileane of Basic Blog Tips for creating such a wonderful page on Scoop It for podcast tips. She has been posting the new series from Pat Flynn on how to create a podcast since it started. I’m in the process of switching the BlogAid podcast over from a Feedburner feed to the PowerPress plugin and updating everything on iTunes, so this 6-part series was super timely and helpful.
If you want to read more about how Ms. Ileane uses ScoopIt, she’s written a nice post all about it with a nice video tutorial and everything you need to know to get started.

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How To Install Your Custom Search Engine In WordPress

How To Install Your Custom Search Engine In WordPress | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it
2. Adsense Method by Ileane Smith

If you have an Adsense account and wish to display ads on your Custom Search Engine that are linked to to your Adsense account, then this is the easier option. Ileane from Basic Blog Tips has a great tutorial on how to install your Google Custom Search Engine, which I have included below.

This is what it will look like, when installed…

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Bloggers.com A Network All Bloggers Should Join

Bloggers.com is a network for bloggers that can help you make connections and grow your audience.

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How to Promote the Ish out of Your Blog

How to Promote the Ish out of Your Blog | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Replace Facebook “Like” button with “Share” button
To tell you the truth, it wasn’t easy to find any evidence supporting my gut feeling that a Share button is better than a Like button.

The main obstacle was the fact that Facebook seemed to be very much like Google – in a constant state of menopause: unpredictable with widely-ranged mood swings.

I did finally find a couple of posts written recently enough to still be applicable and by people whose opinion I respect.

So for further reading on the subject, check out:

Kristi Hines’ Facebook Share vs. Facebook Like Button (at SEM-group.net)
Ryan Hanley’s Share Button vs Like Button For Best Facebook Exposure (at BasicBlogTips.com)

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How To Beat The “Not Writing” Block And Publish Awesome Content

How To Beat The “Not Writing” Block And Publish Awesome Content | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Blog post at Problogging Success :“Not writing block” is the state when you have loads of ideas in your head, but you never make even a single blog post out of those ideas!
This is much more pathetic than writers block because you have ideas at hand but you are not making those ideas into useful blog posts. This means you are missing out a lot on your potential marketing venues (in the form of blog posts and articles).
Ok let us dive in to find out how to make all the ideas you have into amazing content with which you can market/promote your business.

Read more: How To Beat The “Not Writing” Block And Publish Awesome Content

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Bloggers.com a Network all Bloggers Should Join

Bloggers.com a Network all Bloggers Should Join | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

Find me on Bloggers.com

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OptinSkin, Blog Success and Capturing More Email Subscribers

OptinSkin, Blog Success and Capturing More Email Subscribers | Basic Blog Tips | Scoop.it

This is a must read RYAN HANLEY : I believe that ability to contact your readers via email is paramount to the success of your blog.

Let me put that another way...


Creating a free eBook or email course that helps consumers of your product learn to do something more effectively or more efficiently in exchange for their email is fantastic way to increase email subscribers.

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