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When you write a blog post, you want people to read it, right? What happens when you spend hours writing your masterpiece and find that very few people h
Neil Patel uncover his methods to create conversaion and hook more traffic.
Wondering whether you should respond to that mean comment on social media? Check out this flow chart first.
When you find yourself in a tricky social media situation
These free image tools allow you to create unique content for your social media posts, websites and blogs. Infographics to logos, we've got you covered.
Have a good look at jump links to help you quickly navigate to the type of image you’re looking to create
These days we are witnessing quite a logical trend – traffic is getting more expensive. The concept of free website traffic is slowly going away for a few reasons:
SEO, the major source of free reliable traffic, is getting riskier and less reliable. PPC is becoming a preferred, safer and quicker traffic source.Social media monsters, building themselves for a few years now, are now looking for more and more aggressive ways to monetize that past effort.The Web itself is growing up. Web business ventures are consolidating into large corporations with solid income which is hard to compete with for free.Free website traffic is harder and harder to scale. It requires continuous effort unlike, for example, PPC, which when set-up and tested well, doesn’t consume too much time (apart from regular monitoring and optimization.)
For this article I decided to dive deeper into what Cutts’ statement meant for the relationship between social and SEO and learn how SEO-focused marketers are thinking about social media now that social signals are out of the picture, at least for now.
Building relationships with content creators, sharing content with them specifically. This is the core of PR
Pinterest, Instagram Growing Faster Than Twitter, Facebook
Tumblr now enjoys more regular visits from the youth of America
When it's all Do you think you have a Boring Business Content on your blog and social media? Here are some tips for getting your sexy content back!
When it's all boring around you, try to entertain, inform and focus on audience needs of your business
Blending a mix of new content with the filtering and management of other useful information streams is a productive and manageable solution for providing prospective customers a steady stream of high quality and relevant content.
There are several good services that facilitate curation tasks and software can help, but on it’s own, software isn’t the answer.
Pure creation is demanding. Pure automation doesn’t engage. Curating content can provide the best of both. Here are several best practices to help you with curation sources, types of content and where to publish.
Millions use Buffer for it's core namesake functionality while it does accomplish this task in ways that no other tool has been able to replicate, it does much more.
3 of the best buffer hacks you can find. I personally like hooking to my RSS reader
How do you tell if your branding efforts are effective, or just a waste of time?
I like the global views, like seeing company growth. More leads, more conversion, higher paying customers.
Here is some inspiration for your Facebook holiday contests: 63.4% of Facebook users say they are likely to share a link to a holiday contest or giveaway.*
15 festive ideas that you can get up and running on your brand’s Facebook page in minutes — whether you build campaigns/apps or run simple Timeline promotions.
To have a chance at success, most every child needs an education. But millions of girls in Africa skip up to one school day out of five – or almost a whole week every month. The reason is blunt: Many can’t afford or don’t have access to the sanitary products they need when they menstruate.
With 66 million girls around the world out of school, this startup is transforming life on a big part of the globe.
Folks fond of photogasms no longer need to cart around loads of lenses, tripods, or other gargantuan gear to get their foto freak on.
Your default camera app is pretty darn good as is, especially if you’ve upgraded to the new iPhone 6 or 6+
ThingLink for creating interactive images and videos for web, social, and advertising
One of the biggest advantages of online marketing in a tight, competitive market is a company’s ability to quickly produce and distribute relevant, timely content that grabs the attention of customers. And now that 2015 is just around the corner, many marketers are reviewing their successes and failures from the past year to inform tactics and strategies moving forward.
With that in mind, take a look at 10 stats that will help you create a content strategy that rocks you past the...
. The combination of visual and audio elements adds an immediately engaging, human, and emotional touch to content. And as mobile viewing stats continue to increase with the rate of technology advancements, video has more outlets for potential “eyeballs” than ever before.
What separates the newbie web designers from experienced ones? It is these 4 marketing secrets every newbie web designer should know. Read all about it here.
The four tips shared are:
* Build Microsites (disagree)
* Create Freebies (really believe in this one).
* Develop a Niche Blog (agree).
* Business Cards.
I would change "microsites" to landing pages. In a post Google Panda / Penguin algorithm change SEO era sites or pages without social support don't fly. Build a website and try and drive traffic to it. NOW tell me you want to build more than one.
That's crazy talk these days because one is more than most can handle. Liked the other 3 tips.
It feels right to say that content marketing is a strategy because it seems to have all of the right answers for organization-wide challenges.
For example, questions like:
The answer? Content marketing.
We run into problems however when we interrogate content marketing directly:
At this point, content marketing begins to stutter a bit. The answers to these questions point to a more fundamental strategy. At this point, it feels like content marketing, while robust, still lacks the versatility of a true strategic level choice.
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As an online marketer or business owner you know how important competitor research is to building a successful online marketing campaign. But, many people fail to give it the loving attention it deserves. Why? Some don’t know where to start. Others have no idea what (keywords) to look for. Many think it’s too expensive and …
AppSumo and Buzzbundle: Look around
Twitter tips is one of our favorite topics on the blog.
We love learning how to get more followers, earn more clicks, and share better content. Twitter represents a huge and free! opportunity for marketers to distribute content, engage with others in their industry, and promote their brand online. And we’re keen to find the absolute best way to get the most value out of Twitter.
Take it to action,
2. Collect your must-read Twitter accounts in a list