When I think about all the business books I’ve read, I realize how much I’ve learned. David Meerman Scott opened my eyes to content marketing long before it became a buzzword with his bestseller The New Rules of Marketing & PR.
To that I would add : be passionate, be yourself and be genuine. People want integrity and truth, not some hyped up marketing ploy. Most successful business people are not afraid to be themselves and putting themselves out there. Maybe there is a lesson in that.
Often we gloss over a picture as a last thought to a post, or we load one up to do some hard selling.
If we are imaginative, we write a thought provoking line or make some funny remark and then let the picture sit like some ornament on our web page.
This post illustrates some good points as to why that is a big missed opportunity to tell your story. After all, what's a story without pictures? and the more compelling your pictures, the most engrossed the readers will be.
Take them on a journey, their journey with you as a guide; and like the pied piper, you will gain many followers.
You ever have one of those friends or acquaintances who you just know will succeed? I'm sure you do. Bryan Harris is one of those people for me. This guy does n
Michele Tsoi's insight:
Getting the first 100 email subscribers is hard. What do you do and where do you start? Will anyone listen or want to read what you have? What if you never get anyone? Well, here are ten ways to get you started. Pick one or two to start, then build on the three that works best for you.
We’ve all been there… You create the perfect piece of content; you hit the Publish button; and you just sit back and wait for the traffic to start ro
Michele Tsoi's insight:
Spending hours of your time researching, writing and fine tuning an article for your blog is very commendable but if no one reads, shares or talks about it, you may as well whistle into the wind. Here are thirty tips to make sure your content gets out there and even if you only implement a few tips mentioned, it's still better than not getting any attention at all.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.