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Twitter Software Tools Free

When I first started my career in internet marketing. The one thing that I understood was that I wanted to leverage social media to help me get my message out. Through trial and error and general observation, I discovered that I could employ Twitter software tools that were free to to help me do just that. I call this technique the Twitter Drip . The reason I call it a drip is because it is a slow constant source of traffic that you can use to target any url you are promoting. It is like getting free advertising day after day, 24/7! Here is how it works. Establish Your Twitter Accounts This is a simple process. Simply sign up for a Twitter account and fill out your profile and put a picture on your profile. If you are shy and do not want to share your likeness then get a picture of someone or something that illustrates what your Twitter account is all about. Whatever you do, do not leave an egg as your Twitter profile picture. Most people that are active on Twitter avoid interacting
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Break Bad Habits by Starting Good Ones

What if I told you that if you quit smoking I would give you 100,000 dollars. Would you be willing to quit right there and then? Of course you would. You would be much richer and in your mind you know that by quitting you would experience the benefits of quitting smoking. What if I said that right now you have the opportunity to exchange any of your bad habits for money? Would you believe me? Well believe it. In this article I am going to prove to you that you can exchange any bad habit with just one habit that if done daily will make you money. Ready?  Share Your Passion  I have learned that if you share your passion with people that are interested in the same thing that you are, you can generate an income. Don t believe me? Consider that there are millions of people that share the same interests that you have. Those people may be experts but maybe they want to be experts in the thing that you already are. What if you created a website that taught people to do the very thing that y
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How To Get Out of Debt With a Budget

Everyone struggles with their finances from time to time. Some people, however, find themselves working just to pay the interest on their debt. If this is you then it is time to put yourself on a budget. The idea of being on a budget is off putting to some people but in reality, creating and sticking to a budget just makes good business sense. Consider the fact that every major business creates budgets for every single department in their organization. A budget just helps you stay on track with the completion of your financial goals.  Most people understand what a budget is but really have no idea how to create one. Today we are going to talk about how to get out of debt with a budget. Step One Create A Budget When you create a budget you have to look at the income versus your expenses. You simply add up all your income and subtract the fixed expenses that you have no control of ie.. Rent, car payments, credit cards, child care. These are expenses that you have already created and ar
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How To Improve Page Rank Using Social Signals

Traffic is the number one factor in having a successful website. Everyone wants it and everyone needs it. So knowing all the ingredients in creating traffic should be a website owners primary goal. Today I want to talk about one of the ingredients that the SEO community believes search engines take into account when they determine page rank. That ingredient is social signals. We have seen many articles about how important it is to have a social media presence but everyone seems to dance around what social signals are and why they are important to search engines. Search Engines Rank For Specific Social Signals Did you know that Google considers the +1 on Google plus to be the most important social signal when it comes to determining page rank? In fact Matt Cutts a Google engineer stated on a Google Masters You Tube video that Google does not specifically have any special crawling programs to count how many followers or tweets that occur on Facebook and Twitter. Cutts also states that i
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How To Boost Your Website Traffic Using Google Plus and The Mighty Hashtag

I have written about the SEO merits of being a G+ user in the past but today I wanted to point out something that most people may not be doing on G+. We all know that Google uses social signals as part of their overall ranking algorithm. In fact, I am sure that most people would not be surprised to find out that Google considers the social signals that come from G+ to be the number one ranking factor for all of social signals period. What you may be surprised to know is that Google includes G+ posts in their search results. That being said below are some important things that you can do to make your website post s rank and bring more free traffic to your website. Boost Your Website Traffic By Including Hashtags Several social media platforms use hashtags to group relevant content. The hashtag was actually pioneered by Twitter. It became so useful in allowing content to be categorized for search within Twitter that many other social media platforms started using it. Google plus is one
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Make More Money and Get Out of Debt Fast

It was George Santayana who said If history is not learned from then we are doomed to repeat it . So what have we learned since leaving the great recession of 2007-2008. Hopefully we learned that there is no such thing as job security and we have to save a lot more than we spend. Unfortunately, there are millions of people that did not have that much savings or job security. Currently, because of the recession those millions of people are sinking further and further in debt. but how can you get out of debt fast? is the question that is now on everyone of those peoples lips. Let s face it. It is no fun to work 60 hours a week just to pay bills. On top of that with the outlandish credit card interest rates that most credit cards have these days, it is very difficult to dig out. So what can be done? Renegotiate The Interest Rates On Your Debt There is absolutely no way that anyone is going to be able to dig themselves out of debt while the interest rates remain high on that debt. Trust
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A Holistic Approach to Free Advertising Online For My Business

Thanks to the advent of social media, businesses are flocking to the internet for free advertising through brand building and viral content syndication. While these are great ways to get free advertising online for business, social media is only one part of the total equation. Many people see social media campaigns as compartmentalized and separate from all other online efforts when in reality they should be seen as a piece of  the overall whole online approach.  In this article I am going to discuss what ingredients you should have for a successful holistic free business advertising campaign. Are you ready? Free Business Advertising Online Has To Bring People Back to Your Website Your website should be the core of your online business. This is also true regardless of whether or not you are a local business, brick and mortar multinational business or a online retailer. While social media can be monetized, that monetization should always lead back to your website. Your website is
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2015 Winning At SEO & Content Writing Tips

In the past, SEO has been about gaming the system. Spammy backlink building scams,link clouds on gateway pages without any content. All this gaming created problems for users and the search engines themselves. Google was losing customers in search. These tactics were being used to lure content searchers to pages that were filled with ads and no content. Users would throw up the hands in disgust and go to a different search page. Google in an effort to keep their bottom line in the black started implementing new algorithms like Panda and Penguin. They also started handing out manual penalties that took high ranking low content pages and pushed them to the bottom of the search engine heap citing policy infringements. While this deranking process may seem benign at first glance, webmasters and website property owners felt a significant pinch in their wallets. So what can would be internet entrepreneurs do to create traffic to their websites in 2015? In the next several paragraphs we will
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Facebook Business Marketing Automation Tool

Today I stumbled on to a tool that has completely changed my thinking about my Facebook business page.  You see I created a Facebook page to go with this blog but frankly I have kind of neglected it. Oh sure I automatically send my blog posts to the page but I really do a bad job at  making the page interesting. The whole process of finding interesting pictures and posting them on my FB page just takes way too much time. I have a ton of other social media obligations as well. Don t get me wrong. I know it is really important but I just have a lot of things to do in a day and I usually run out of day. I know there are a ton of tools like Hootsuite and Onlywire but I still have to find the content , load it on my computer and then upload it to these types of social media management tools. It still takes a good chunk of time out of my day. So today I read about this Facebook tool that makes finding the content to post so easy that it is almost fun to do. Also, I can schedule out my pos
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The Most Important Choice in Life

Sometimes when I think about my past, I realize that my life has been a series of choices. Each positive choice led to another and each negative choice led me to another negative choice. That is, unless I was willing to accept the consequences of my negative choice and correct it. Words said in anger, always ended up costing me apologies, guilt and loss of relationships. Acting selfishly caused me to lose the intimacy I craved. Once I learned from my choices and corrected my path then I was able to make better choices in the future. You see choices are the stepping stones that determine our lives. The most important choice in life, however, is choosing to love and accept yourself. Sounds odd doesn t it? It is, however, true. I don t mean selfish love. I mean, choosing to accept yourself in spite of your missteps and flaws. We All Make Mistakes In Life That is a universal fact. Some people are lucky enough to learn from other peoples mistakes. Most, however, are doomed to repeat them a
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2 Ways To Create Dark Post Profits

In my previous post I talked about the value you of using Facebook advertising. In this post I wanted to take that thought process a little further. One of the best uses of Facebook advertising is by creating what is commonly referred to as dark posts. These are post that you create through Facebook that are not located directly on your business page. In my last post Why the Cost of Advertising on Facebook is a Good Deal I described what a dark post is and why it is very useful on Facebook. Here I want to drill down and show you how to create dark post profits.  Create Dark Post Profits With Affiliate Offers There are literally thousands of affiliate programs out there on the web. Many can produce hundreds of dollars from just one sale. If you create a dark ad on Facebook with a direct affiliate link to your affiliate landing page then you can drive any amount of traffic to that affiliate landing page that you want. Keep in mind that when using direct affiliate links, Facebook wil
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Best Ways to Earn Extra Money Using Social Media

Apart from my well documented belief that creating your own blogging website is the absolute best way to earn extra money, I also wanted to give you a couple more. These options are easy to do and don t require a lot of investment of time or money. What I like about these techniques is that anyone can do it and it can be done for free. Earn Extra Money Using Clickbank Clickbank is a repository of just about every online affiliate marketing opportunity on the planet. Everything from health products to how to get better gas mileage. Every single one has an affiliate link that leads to a landing page. All of these affiliate programs are free to represent. First you have to register with ClickBank by completing the typical registration requirements ie: name, address and phone number. You would also have to fill out a 1099 for tax purposes. After you have completed the registration you would navigate to the Marketplace tab. There you will find a side tab that has every category of  affili
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Open Source Courses are Here To Educate You For Free

The internet is a wonderful place of learning. Just about any question you have can be answered on the internet. Sometimes, however, the answers you get are wrong. That is where open source courses come into play. They are courses that are offered by educational institutions that are free. You can go to these institutions and learn about valuable information depending on your interests. Some courses are more practical in nature like Emarketing , Ecommerce, business ethics online. Some are more academic in nature like Single Variable Calculus or Foundations of Western Culture: Homer to Dante. It all depends on what you are looking for and consider valuable. Where To Go for Open Source Courses? Today there are many college, universities and educational organizations that  participate in Open Source Courses. For example MIT has a vast open source curriculum. You can go to ocw.mit.edu/to view them all. All of their departments and course availability is there for free. You can check o
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How to Earn Money At Home For Free Using TSU

For those of you who don t know, there is a new social media platform that was released in October of 2014. Since then it has achieved a record 2 million users. This achievement makes TSU the fastest growing independent social media network ever. So what s it all about? What makes this so attractive to new users? In this article we are going to go over a few things that TSU has that other social media platforms don t. TSU Offers Ownership Currently as a user of TSU, you are able to share in the advertising revenue that TSU generates. The more people that you bring on board with TSU coupled with the amount of content that you generate equals a small portion of profit sharing. This concept of inconclusiveness has attracted not only individual users but many charities as well. No one can join TSU unless invited by someone else. So charities and individuals have ownership of TSU s advertising dollars based on their ability to bring in new users. How TSU determines the amount of money each
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How To Create A Business Website

If you are considering adding a business website to your marketing efforts then congratulations. The internet is the most searched place for goods and services both locally and internationally. What are the ingredients that are required to have a successful business website? In this article I will go over the fundamentals of what makes a successful business website and how you can create your very own business website. Define What You Want Your Business Website To Do Much like a good business plan, when preparing to create a business website you have to ask yourself a lot of questions. What is it that you want your website to accomplish? Do you want it to be a Ecommerce site? Do you want it to be integrated with your record keeping software? Do you want it bring traffic to your brick and mortar operations? Do you want it to interface with an existing sales force to generate leads? Do you want to use it with an existing data base? What platform do you need to use? The more complicated
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Why A Internet Website Portfolio Is Better Than a Warren Buffett Stock Portfolio

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Why Video Is Important for SEO and Your Blogs Rank

Most people may not realize that YouTube is one of the most searched platforms outside of Google itself. That being said, many bloggers including myself neglect the importance of including video on their blogs. Most bloggers fancy themselves as writers. I for one would disagree. Bloggers are marketers, SEO experts, Web designers, small business people and yes videographers. Bloggers have to wear many hats and the one that a lot of bloggers are failing to wear is the videographer hat. Why?  Perhaps it is because we are not very good at it. Perhaps it is because we are by nature, shy, reserved and uncomfortable being on camera. Whatever the reason, the truth is that we as a group need to get over it. Why? We are missing the SEO boat to internet success town! Making A YouTube Video is Good For Search Since I already mentioned the fact that YouTube is second in search only to mother Google, I also wanted to emphasize that mother Google also includes videos as a result of search done on G
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How to Earn Money In Blogging

Earning money in blogging is my favorite way to make money online. Mostly because it requires almost no money to start. It all comes down to your work ethic and your ability to finish what you start. It is the ultimate sweat equity project because what you put into your blog is what you get out in money. Today I want to break down 5 steps that it takes to to earn money as a blogger. Step One of How To Earn Money In Blogging Find a great niche. A niche represents an interest that people have and are searching for. The more people that are searching for it, the better. Also, it has to be something that you have an interest in or would like to learn more about. The way to find out if  your niche is something that people have a demand for is to ask Google. Simply type Adwords into Google search, click on the link that leads to the Adwords tool. Sign in or create an account. Click on the tools drop down at the top of the page and  choose Keyword planner. Then under the heading What wo
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3 Powerful SEO Ezine Article Writing Tips

If you are using Ezine articles to get backlinks. Hurray for you! That means you are serious about building backlinks to your  website. Today I am going to mention three easy ezine article writing tips that you are probably are not doing that could make those backlinks even more powerful. If you have read my blog you know that I am an huge advocate of ezine articles for the purpose of building backlinks, but you are only skimming the top of the SEO barrel if you are not including these three powerful techniques in your ezine SEO campaign. Are you ready to find out what they are? SEO Ezine Article Writing Tip 1 Make sure that you are following other peoples profiles. Have you ever thought to yourself why do these ezines companies bother having profiles to follow? I mean most people already have social network communities, so why do we need one more? The reason is simple. When your profile is connected to a lot of other profiles it gives more SEO power to your articles and your link
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How to Create Free Backlinks to Website Using Hubpages

Everyone knows that you can create backlinks to your website using ezines, hubpages and the likes. However, when you post an article and then move on you are creating what is known as an orphan page. An orphan page is a page that is just sitting there on it s own with nothing really pointing at it. That weak page is pointing to your website but unfortunately it doesn t give you any real SEO juice because the page itself is not highly ranked. What if there was a way to increase the SEO juice of that page. What if you could learn how to create backlinks to your website that really counted. Well here is how. First Create a Hubpage Hubpages has specific things that they want to see on their site. They have guidelines and tutorials that you are going to want to go through to make sure you are following their rules. Once you have figured out the formula then you are able to publish your pages. Also, make sure that you fill out your profile to its fullest. Your profile will contain a link ba
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What Are The Top Bing Ranking Factors?

Some people think that Bing is a non factor when it comes to ranking. While they may not be the powerhouse that is Google, their 27% market share still requires that we at least tip our hat and give them a second thought. So are Bing s ranking factors significantly different than Googles? Well not exactly, but surprisingly the special sauce ingredients that Google considers important is somewhat less in Bings. So what are the major metrics for Bng? Social Signals Are the Top Bing Ranking Factors Oddly enough according to SearchMetrics.com, the top ranking factor is Google Plus +1 s. Surprised? Well frankly, I was. Bing is the search engine for both Facebook and Twitter, yet Bing considers the +1 s of Google plus to be the top ranking factor in their matrix. Color me confused, yet there it is. The second top ranking factor was Facebook comments. Not likes but comments. Again, why are comments on Facebook more important than FB likes? Perhaps it is because giving a like on FB is like b
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Why the Cost of Advertising on Facebook is a Good Deal

When I started looking at paid advertising I avoided Facebook all together. I was skeptical of it s ability to deliver real value for my dollar. It was great for keeping in touch with family and friends but how was it going to really help me as an online marketer? It wasn t until I dabbled in promoting some posts that I realized the potential that Facebook had in delivering real traffic for relatively little cost. Now I know that I have said in the past not to use paid advertising to promote your blog. Especially when you are first starting out. I still hold true to that belief. Facebook, however, has some features that allow you to control your costs without breaking your bank and ultimately your will. We attach so much emotion to money. The last thing I want you to do is spend money unnecessarily, have a bad result and then give up. That is why I feel that the cost of advertising on Facebook is a good deal. You can start with a budget of $5 bucks and still get some decent results. N
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How to Make Money Writing Articles

So many ways to make money writing articles but so little time. That is my biggest issue.There are 24 hours in a day and I still want to have a life. I want to go over three ways you can make money writing articles and still have a life. So how can we get the biggest bang for our buck long term? That is how I think about it. I am going to be putting the same amount of time writing in any given day. I can write for other people or I can build something for me. In my mind the best use of my time is to build something for me. Maybe that is not you. Maybe you just want to write and get paid. That is fine too. I get that. I try to do a little of that but for the most part I want to build something that I am going to get paid for on long term basis. Make Money Writing Articles for Your Own Blog This one is clearly obvious. You are reading an article that I created on my blog. Yes writing blog articles for myself is clearly my priority. Why? For the reasons that I alluded to in my intro. I w
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