When it comes to branding, what people are saying online about a business or product means everything. While some brands like BMW often enjoy being associated with "the best," others are considered to be "dying" like Microsoft, or even worse, some, like Google, are known as "evil" or potentially the dawn of the real-life Matrix…
"Content hackers" are content marketers focused on growth rather than just acquiring customers. One part growth hacker, one part marketer (and 100% focused on SEO), content hackers are data-driven marketers who find that scale equals sustainability. Rather than focus on product/market fit, content hackers concentrate on how content fits particular audiences. Last but not least,…
Starting a blog has never been easier — but with all the social media, CMSs and techie lingo out there, it can be a tough path to navigate at first.
One of the most important things you’ll need to do as a blogger is to constantly remind yourself to stay true to your own voice. It’s easy to get caughtup in the blogging world and to lose yourself, but the best and most successful blogs are passion projects that ring true to the fired up blogger behind them.
Here’s a helpful guide to how to start a blog coming at you from one blogger who’s been down that road.
Have you ever been plagued by writer’s block? It turns out that there are a few other mental challenges and obstacles that can inhibit one from doing any creative work. via incidentalcomics 1. Starting Block The hardest block to overcome is just getting started. Putting pen to pad, or finger to key if you will. […]
What you need to include on your LinkedIn profile to make it as effective as you want it to be.
Jesse Garboden's insight:
I tend to use LinkedIn to broadcast my dreams and what I would like to happen down the road. I can't compete with my official education. But I can will connections. Good or bad I am Open Networking with LinkedIn and many other networks. I Figure If I do not have the ability I will just learn it over long periods of time. (Self Taught) I Do realize I will probally be living on the streets when My parents are not around. Who would you rather want someone who knows and takes tests well or someone who wants to learn 100% hands on...
Visual content has been on a rapid upward trajectory over the last 12 months. Social media platforms such as Pinterest and Instagram have taken the social media world by storm. Instagram announced in July that it had acquired 80 million users. To put some further perspective on its adoption and growth, the visual social media network is now being used by 40% of the worlds top 100 brands.
Jesse Garboden's insight:
Videos are shared 1,200 percent more than links and text posts combinedPhotos are liked 200% more than text updates