• WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
    [Blogger] 26 Awesome Search Engine Marketing Guides
    In this post, guest blogger Aleh Barysevich details 10 alternatives, from the obvious Yahoo! 'Search engine marketing (SEM) accounts for roughly three out of every eight dollars spent on digital advertising , with Google alone commanding 31% of the market. Image credit: Placeit.net. Which tools and reports are most helpful? by WordStream.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
    [Blogger] What Businesses Should Understand About reddit
    Jesse is a professional blogger with a passion for homebrewing. 'One of the largest obstacles to adoption I see in people who’ve never heard of or used reddit is comprehending the deeper layers. The layers underneath the cute pictures of animals, comics about atheism, and currently popular memes. Reddit
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
    [Blogger] Are your SEO writers lost in Google-land?
    Additionally, some writers are fantastic bloggers, but they don’t know how to structure solid sales copy. 'Are your in-house writers lost in Google-land? Are they trying to write SEO copy but it’s just not clicking – and your site is suffering as a result?  Easy, right? Except there’s a catch. Give feedback.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
    [Blogger] The Psychological Significance of the First Impression in Social Media
    Wade is a full time blogger and social media psychology expert. 'You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. Have you ever heard that old saying before? Well, it’s true. There is a certain switch that people have when they meet you or your product, site, etc. that will activate either for you or against you right away.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
    [Blogger] Why Ann Handley is the Queen of Content
    Related Stories Creating the beautiful blog with Stanford Smith An interview with the world’s youngest blogger Tapping into the pulse of social media in Asia An unexpected blogging journey with Jeff Bullas Examples of quantifying social influence. 'Ann Handley is one of the most interesting people I know. She’s an enigma.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
    [Blogger] A 7-Step Process for Building a Blog Content Backlog
    Do you have any external contributors or guest bloggers with whom you work? 'The more you blog, the more traffic you drive to your site. In fact, companies that blog generate 55% more website visitors, 97% more inbound links, and 434% more indexed pages on average. Step 1: Figure out your blog''s goals. Generate leads? If so, how much?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
    [Blogger] Mizuno running long tail outreach marketing case study
    My presentation is titled  Blogger Outreach Case Study: How I Activated Hundreds of Bloggers for Mizuno Running. See what we did to engage and activate hundreds of bloggers, from the top 100 running bloggers down the every single blogger who self-identified with being a Runner.” Long Tail Blogger Outreach.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
    [Blogger] Confessions of a Former Journalist: What I Learned From Becoming a Corporate Blogger
    Being a journalist vs. being a blogger? While good bloggers should also be concerned with the truth, uncovering things isn’t necessary their driving motive. 3) Bloggers highlight experts'' opinions and perspectives so readers can learn from them. '“She’s going to the dark side.” are they right? Blogging
  • THE FORWARD OBSERVER  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
    [Blogger] 7 Ways To Never Run Out Of Magnetic B2B Blog Topics
    Invite guest bloggers – Not only does this create additional content and save you time, it can help your company build lasting relationships. As your blog’s readership and authority grows, it becomes easier to recruit guest bloggers (and you’ll start receiving more guest blogging requests). Fear not. Congratulations! Woo-hoo!
  • EARNEST ABOUT B2B  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
    [Blogger] This is the week that was: #inbound14
    Blogger of the week. 'A round up of the great and good in B2B marketing. This was the week in which it was all bagpipes and tartan wherever you turn, a week in which #inbound14 was a top global trend on twitter and a week packed full of useful gems. Like these: Marketing trend of the week. Time to blow the dust off those brand pyramids?
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
    [Blogger] A report from the epicenter of content marketing conferences
    This made me think of comparisons to our own community of marketing bloggers who rarely disagree with each other for fear of being left out of something. This made me think of comparisons to our own community of marketing bloggers who rarely disagree with each other for fear of being left out of something. Know your audience.
  • MADISONLOGIC B2B WHITE PAPERS  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
    [Blogger] Quantifying the Value of Social Media Engagement in B2B Marketing
    measure growth in followers, likes, re-tweets, community engagement, brand advocates, bloggers, and. Entire content © 2012 Gleanster, LLC. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction prohibited. Note: This document is intended for individual. terms of use. June 2012 About the Pie Chart The data presented in the pie. topic. studies.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
    [Blogger] Blogging Tips: Unique Ideas to Boost Your Blog
    All of us bloggers like to include informative bits of information in our blog posts. lot of the time, bloggers are looking to reach as wide an audience as is possible. If you’re a blogger, you may welcome guest bloggers on your site. 'I feel like we hear a lot of the same blogging tips over and over again. Photo Source).
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
    [Blogger] 65 Experts Chime In On How To Stay Motivated To Write
    This is a must-read book for any content marketer, aspiring blogger and book-author hopefuls. 'One of the biggest questions I get is how do you find the time  to write? Which, of course, I already answered a while back. Because Because that’s what a good content marketer does right? And then simply answer them ! So buy it.
  • VIEWPOINT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
    [Blogger] Building an Inside Sales Lab: 10 Essential Tips for Success
    Take it from today’s guest blogger, inside sales expert Jeffrey Feuer of The InsideSalesLab. 'Why build an Inside Sales Lab in your own office? Testing is an excellent way to grow sales. lab concentrates this function into a small, well-disciplined group with the right tools to capture subtle improvements. Inside Sales
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
    [Blogger] 19 Excellent Guides to SEO Link Building
    'Contrary to articles and blog posts claiming link building is dead , the reality is that  it’s not—as even Google’s Matt Cutts has confirmed. But like SEO more generally, it has evolved. Image credit: SEO Book. The days of getting high search rankings based on high-volume, low-quality, easy-to-get links are long gone. ”).
  • B2BMARKETINGSMARTS  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
    [Blogger] SEO Mistakes B2B Marketers Must Avoid
    'I’m pleased to welcome guest blogger Brad Shorr to share his insight on one of today’s most important B2B marketing topics — SEO. “SEO campaign,” a phrase […] SEO Mistakes B2B Marketers Must Avoid is a post from: B2BMarketingSmarts. B2B Lead Generation keywords Lead Generation SEO traffic
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
    [Blogger] 6 Essential Social Media Lessons From Top Executives
    He’s an avid blogger who uses his posts to help populate his other social feeds. 'Previously, right here on this blog, we’ve written about the importance of company leadership getting involved in social media. What can they teach us? Ready? 1) Kill Multiple Birds With One Stone. Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group.
  • SYNECORE  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
    [Blogger] Apple Anoints NFC Mobile Payments: Now People Will Finally Use It
    One of the first things you learn as a blogger is to try and avoid writing about things that don’t hold your interest. 'Sometimes in life, timing is everything. When you do, it usually ends up being a painful experience for both yourself and the reader. Mobile Payments: The Future of Retail? But we haven’t and we don’t. Why is that?
  • WRITTENT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
    [Blogger] 9 Magnetic Headline Formulas to Grow CTR
    Offensive or controversial headlines can be a boon for bloggers. 'Despite a massive influx of interactive multimedia, writing still rules the web. That makes powerful headlines essential for the success of any online blog or business. These tips and tricks will help you write more enticing headlines that increase your CTR. Tell Them How To.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
    [Blogger] Blogging vs. Journalism: Identifying the Fundamental Differences
    Let’s take a look at some of these differences as we attempt to help bloggers and journalists stay on track and deliver the type of content they intend to their audience. Journalists and bloggers often times have slightly different end goals in terms of audience targeting. Tone and Structure. While I’m not calling blogging the Chuck E.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
    [Blogger] Being of Service Matters More than Being Social for Media Relations
    Maggie is a PR strategist, freelance writer and blogger. 'Have you ever wondered why some companies get so much media attention, while other, more established or credible companies don’t fare as well? When it comes to media relations, relationships are a big part of the equation. Media Relations
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
    [Blogger] 6 Company Blogs We Actually Enjoy Reading
    To inspire all you business bloggers out there, we''ve curated a list of some of the most entertaining business blogs on the internet. They publish meaty posts every day written by anyone from professional financial consultants and personal finance bloggers to college students and couples planning a wedding. Who can I tell?!" 1) EAT24.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
    [Blogger] Great Blog Content: What Makes You Mad?
    As a business owner and blogger, this is especially important for you. 'If you want to write great blog content , tap into what makes you mad. Or, what makes your readers mad? Either way, we don’t get mad about things we don’t care about. Great blog content is always about what your readers care so much about it keeps them up at night.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
    [Blogger] Overcoming Pain Points in Blogger Outreach
    'Blogger outreach, a key component in influencer marketing, is a strategy that takes time, dedication, commitment and patience. For this awesome collaborative marketing blog that you currently find yourself on, I am in charge of covering all aspects of blogger outreach. Blogger Outreach And I take this task seriously.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
    [Blogger] How to Get Over Your Fear of Guest Posting
    At the time, I was not a writer, not even a blogger. At the time, I was not a writer, not even a blogger. 'By Jessica Ann, {grow} Community Member Hi. My name is Jessica, and I have a genuine fear of guest posting. It all began in 2007, in Washington, DC. She wanted me… to do what? It was just a guest post. Who wants to read my words?
  • ENGAGE  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
    [Blogger] This Is My First Ever Blog Post, and It’s About Writing Blog Posts
    realize it’s hard to stand out as a blogger when it feels like you’re trying to reinvent the wheel over and over—and over—again. Dino Dogan, CEO and founder of Triberr , a source for growing a blog’s readership by connecting like-minded readers and bloggers, suggests you write for a single individual—“singlecast” he calls it.
  • WRITTENT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
    [Blogger] 9 Tips to Spot Amazing Article Writers
    Contact Your Favorite Bloggers. Often, a small percentage of visitors to your blog will be bloggers or freelance writers themselves. 'Article writers – truly amazing ones who create content that will knock your visitors’ socks off – can sometimes be hard to come by, depending on your niche. Frequent Multi-Author Blogs. Company News
  • THE NEW STRATEGIST  |  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 Tips to Manage the Demands of Content Marketing
    Also, don’t forget that guest bloggers are often used to great success. Put out a call to bloggers in your community, and start a discussion with them on what they might bring to the table. 'No time for content marketing? It might not be quite as demanding as you think. While it’s an admirable pursuit, it rarely works.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
    [Blogger] An interview with the world’s youngest blogger
    The post An interview with the world’s youngest blogger appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. The post An interview with the world''s youngest blogger appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Well, I couldn’t say no to that could I?
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
    [Blogger] 12 Ways to Get More Blog Subscribers [Infographic]
    'For lots of bloggers, publishing blog post can feel a little anticlimactic. You spend all this time researching and writing and editing and designing to get your post out the door, and when you finally hit publish. Nothing happens. Except maybe a tweet or two from your mom and the intern. Thanks, Mom and Intern!) Enter: Blog subscribers.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
    [Blogger] Social advocacy marketing gains legitimacy
    Some mommy bloggers have agents now. How can we expose our bloggers to new audiences and help their careers? Some mommy bloggers have agents now. How can we expose our bloggers to new. This week, another start-up in the brand advocasy space, Branderati , was acquired by social media marketing/analytics company Sprinklr.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
    [Blogger] The ABC’s of Business Blogging: Create Shareable Content – Don’t Be a Bore
    Many bloggers are writing  reasonable  content. 'Create Shareable Content – Don’t Be a Bore" width="345" height="225" title="The ABC’s of Business Blogging: Create Shareable Content – Don’t Be a Bore" /> In the world of business blogging and content marketing, there’s nothing worse than a bore. But what I find to be the worst is mediocrity.
  • LEAD411  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
    [Blogger] Sales & Marketing Content that Doesn’t Suck
    Danny Brown Author/Blogger. '“According to a 2011 study, on a typical day, we(Americans) take in the equivalent of about 174 newspapers’ worth of information, five times as much as we did in 1986.” Source: New York Times. That statistic makes me tired just looking at it. It can be a real time sink. Rand Fishkin CEO @ Moz. randfish. link].
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
    [Blogger] Google is a lying liar that lies
    'I’m going to get a lot of blowback for this. The following list of Google lying liar lies all have exceptions to the rules. And, Google does make examples of bad actors. That’s all Google has and that’s really all you have when it comes to whether or not someone clicks on your content or not. And Google acts pretty dumb. Do it!
  • WRITTENT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
    [Blogger] 11 Actionable Writing Tips [+Examples]
    When you’re a blogger, statistics are your best friend. Example: If a lot of SEO bloggers have popular posts on keyword research, steal that topic and write the best possible post on keyword research. 'Image source. Engaging a blog reader is a hard thing to do, especially in this digital age. Be Statistic-Friendly. Image source.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2014
    [Blogger] How to Develop an Unforgettable Voice in Your Writing
    Fun content like this is crucial to a well-balanced blogger''s diet. 'To be a successful writer, you must possess an unforgettable voice. This is the mysterious “knack for writing” that people talk about. It’s not just about stringing words together in a pretty way. Cultivating a voice isn''t easy, but it''s possible.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014
    [Blogger] New Strides Made in reddit Advertising Features
    Jesse is a professional blogger with a passion for homebrewing. 'As reddit continues climbing the ranks of the most popular websites, advertisers and marketers alike look to the budding social news and community platform with curiosity. Facebook advertising campaigns are the most popular, featuring a … Continue Reading. Jesse Aaron.
  • WRITTENT  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 Writing Tips to Drive Your Readers to Action
    Sometimes, bloggers try to reach too wide of an audience by being as general as possible, but that’s the wrong way to go about a blog post. 'Image source. Think about this for a moment: what, exactly, is the purpose of a blog post? But driving your readers to action isn’t as easy as it looks. Link to the Conversion Page.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014
    [Blogger] The Facebook Other Folder and the Strangers Who Love Me There
    After I established my credentials as a blogger, Dennis replied again (and sent me a friend request, which I did not accept). After I established my credentials as a blogger, Dennis replied again (and sent me a friend request, which I did not accept). 'By Kerry Gorgone, {grow} Contributing Columnist. The results have been pretty weird.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2014
    [Blogger] The business case for content marketing consistency
    Related Stories 5 reasons to be wildly excited about content marketing How to find homegrown content marketing evangelists Authorship and the Invisible Blogger: Are you writing yourself out of success? This outstanding person was one of my favorite employees when I was in the corporate world. She was such an impressive young woman.
  • FATHOM  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2014
    [Blogger] Content vs. SEO: Which is More Important?
    If your vertical features a lot of bloggers, publications, and social traction, this is a sign of a very healthy content development environment. As an example, the tech industry has a wide variety of tech bloggers, industry news publications, and social discussions discussion related to anything and everything in the tech industry.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2014
    [Blogger] 10 lessons on Walmart’s social media strategy
    20 bloggers called  “Walmart Moms.”. They’ve always been real moms who are bloggers. 'Walmart is the world’s largest public corporation, biggest private employer and largest retailer. It is still a family-owned business. Walmart also has a big social media presence. 33,000+ Followers on  Pinterest.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2014
    [Blogger] Psychological Triggers in Email Marketing for Social Media
    Wade is a full time blogger and social media psychology expert. 'It has been said that email marketing is one of the best strategies, if not the only one, you should be using. Let’s look at … Continue Reading. Author information. Wade Harman. This monthly Social Media Psychology column is contributed by Wade Harman.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2014
    [Blogger] New to Inbound Marketing? 7 Common Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid
    Check out the business blogger''s ultimate guide to mastering lead generation here. 'First-time inbound marketers: We''re so glad to have you! We know it can be easy for beginners to run into pitfalls and obstacles with their inbound marketing efforts, as it is with any other "first." Common Mistakes New Inbound Marketers Make. Measurable.
  • WRITTENT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014
    [Blogger] 32 Blog Post Ideas for Your Next Article
    Even the world’s most creative bloggers find themselves in need of  blog post ideas every once in a while. Or better yet, use blogger  Amanda Nelson’s suggestion, and get permission to publish part of a new release. Blogger Awards. Spread some love and introduce 10, 15, or 50 bloggers whose content you admire.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014
    [Blogger] What Are Attribution Reports? [FAQs]
    For bloggers who have not been able to attribute lead generation directly to their blog content, this is a huge win. 'A marketer''s job isn''t easy. You constantly have to create content and promote it through different channels. So how do you do that? It''s called an attribution report. What Is an Attribution Report? You are right!
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014
    [Blogger] 10 Blogs to Bookmark: Social Marketing Edition
    ” Why We Like It: Likeable Media’s bloggers aren’t afraid to show their senses of humor, and they write about everything from crafting the perfect social media bio to hospitals effectively using LinkedIn. But the sad, sad truth is that there are a limited number of hours in the day (only 24, last time we checked). Kim Garst.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014
    [Blogger] How to Become the Best Blogger in Your Niche
    So here’s my thesis: If you are the best blogger in your niche, you can be the most successful in your niche. If blogging is the core of content marketing, and content marketing is the path to success, then we must conclude that being a kickass blogger is the path to marketing success. Great bloggers grow in size and reputation.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2014
    [Blogger] Test Your Digital IQ with Mark Schaefer’s Social Media Quiz
    a)  Blogger. Which of the following is NOT among the top 10 of languages used by WordPress bloggers? a)  Blogger. Which of the following is NOT among the top 10 of languages used by WordPress bloggers? 'How much do you know about social media platforms, facts and trends? The answers are at the bottom of the post. b)  VK.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 18, 2014
    [Blogger] Should you make the leap into sponsored content?
    As the effectiveness of “traditional” advertising channels dries up, marketers will seek to “borrow” the large and loyal audiences of bloggers and other content creators. have never featured a paid product pitch in a blog post but many other bloggers are. 'The sponsored content wasps are swarming! Always.
  • WRITTENT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014
    [Blogger] Simplicity is the Best Policy: 6 Essentials for the Successful Blogger
    It may seem counterintuitive, but reaching out to other bloggers with the promise of supporting each other is a guaranteed way of gaining readers. For example, it’s well-known that the majority of clothing brands work closely with other fashion bloggers to showcase their apparel. Connect with Others. Give the People What They Want.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014
    [Blogger] 10 Tips for Developing Better Blogger Outreach
    'Do you feel like your blogger outreach strategy lacks some oomph? My career centers around working with bloggers and becoming a go-to source for blogger outreach advice. The following ten tips, I assure you, will take any blogger … Continue Reading. Related Stories Is it Time for a Blogger Outreach Tool?
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014
    [Blogger] The 12 Types of People You’ll Meet at a Conference
    7) The Blogger. When meeting bloggers in-person at a conference, watch out because they might be wired! 'To all the conference-goers out there, I’d like to challenge you to think long and hard about one simple question: What’s your goal? Should you be networking to make connections with smart people? 1) The Networker.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2014
    [Blogger] How to Promote Your Content Using Paid, Earned & Owned Media
    Influencers can be bloggers or people that amass large social followings around their industry expertise. 'This post originally appeared on the Insiders section of Inbound Hub. To read more content like this, subscribe to Insiders. Some people think content promotion isn’t complicated. If only it were that simple. Content Coverage.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2014
    [Blogger] The power and perils of the pivot
    Im still in the awkward stage of traversing the zone from how to be a successful creative online biz blogger to an illustrating, indie sci-fi author. Im still in the awkward stage of traversing the zone from how to be a successful creative online biz blogger to an illustrating, indie sci-fi author. What the hex ?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2014
    [Blogger] Are anonymous communities most authentic?
    '“A s long as the roots of relationship are not severed, all is well. And all will be well in the communitys garden. There will be growth in the spring!” ”  Chauncey Gardiner , from Being There. am a proponent of “real name” communities. It’s like taking the glory suit off of the Klansman. Maybe. Goaded?
  • ENGAGE  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2014
    [Blogger] How Taming ���Monkey Mind��� Leads to Better Content
    Just a few of the comments Ive heard: Write me something that bloggers will talk about so I dont have to pay for so many ads, We need 27 tweets a day, Lets start a blog tomorrow, Make me a viral video.. Whether you work in an in-house agency or are a third-party partner, you know what Im talking about.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2014
    [Blogger] Monetizing blog comments: Why your blog is economic gold
    Even though I sometimes disagree with him, every blogger is swimming in his wake and I think he is under-appreciated for that. Your new favorite blogger. For me and many other bloggers, the blog community is an incredibly effective economic engine. Your new favorite blogger. As long as Chris is happy, who gives a damn?
  • WRITTENT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2014
    [Blogger] Why Quality Content is the Core for Any SEO Strategy
    Businesses, marketers, and bloggers love to link out to solid, interesting information that strengthens the premise of their own materials. 'Image source. Is quality content the backbone of your SEO strategy? If you are a serious small business or online marketer, it certainly should be. Shabby content doesnt engage readers. Image source.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
    [Blogger] 11 Content Writing Secrets from the Pros
    What’s the difference between you and really successful bloggers? We’ve compiled 11 of today’s best bloggers’ tips for working smarter, not harder: 1. 'Image source. You know, the kinds with thousands of daily visitors, and more speaking invitations than they could possibly attend? Image credit:  lonelybrand.
  • ENGAGE  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
    [Blogger] 4 Savvy Tactics for Maintaining a Loyal Audience
    Everyone from big corporations, to mom-and-pop shops, to the blogger sitting next to you at Starbucks is pulling out their virtual soapbox and calling for attention. 'In a world where the Internet is no further away than the palm of our hands, it can be easy for your virtual voice to be lost amid the clamor of white noise. Keep It Clean.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
    [Blogger] 9 Successful Marketers Answer 1 Simple Question: How'd You Get Started?
    I got the idea of reaching out to popular bloggers who were already writing about books we carried and enticing them to be affiliates, even though at the time I had no idea either "outreach" or "affiliate marketing" were "things" that other people did. 'Not everyone who works in marketing imagined they''d end up here. Rand Fishkin. Josh Gunn.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
    [Blogger] 10 Fun and Interesting Presentation Ideas
    Instead, ask a question that simply calls for a raised hand, like “how many bloggers in the audience?” Instead, ask a question that simply calls for a raised hand, like “how many bloggers in the audience?” At the end I have a little video clip to pull it all together for you … 1. Local color. Getting over the nerves.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
    [Blogger] How to Avoid Becoming a Marketing Fossil
    Paul identifies as many as six different audiences that can fundamentally impact your business, including analysts, bloggers, competitors, customers, employees, and job candidates. To that end, here are five of the lessons from Paul’s book to help all of us adapt our skills and become fluent in an increasingly digital world.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
    [Blogger] The Real Reason Nobody Shares Your Infographic
    Some bloggers (even those with a marketing objective) have adhered to the “narrow and deep” ethos of information design heavyweights like Minard and Garofalo. 'We’ve all been there. You spent countless hours conducting ironclad research for your latest infographic. You tangled with a designer over the minutest details.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
    [Blogger] Why Lack of Strategy Will Kill Your B2B Blog
    If You Have Multiple Bloggers. 'Blogging drives traffic to websites and generates leads. So, hey, let’s jump in and do this. Right? Wrong. To succeed in blogging (and in the bigger universe of content marketing), you need a strategy. Strategy is even more important when you have multiple people blogging. Implement Your Blog Strategy.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 Things Machiavelli Would Do With His Competitors’ Twitter Profiles
    Network evaluation also helps identify potential publishers, vendors, and bloggers that might become ideal link building targets or social media marketing partners. 'While competitors may seem intimidating, marketers fail to realize there are opportunities lying discretely in their online footprint. And Twitter is a good place to start.
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
    [Blogger] Guest Blogging is (Really) Dead! 4 Things to Do Instead
    Well, in January of this year, Matt Cutts, Head of Webspam at Google, put a dagger in the heart of guest bloggers, calling it, “ the decay and fall of guest blogging for SEO. ” In March, Google took action against several guest blogging sites in the form of a manual penalty. So what do you do instead? Here are some great ideas: 1.
  • PWB MARKETING BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
    [Blogger] Internet Trolls
    As a blogger we would sometimes get attacked by “anonymous” persons online. 'Clients often ask me “How do I deal with negative comments across social media?” I have even blogged about censorship in blogs.  I have begun to realize though that negative comments are becoming all too common. social media social media monitoring
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014
    [Blogger] The Blog Your Blog Could Look Like: Data on the Impact of Evergreen Content
    What Does This Mean for the Average Business Blogger? 'There is a lot of talk out there about how writing more blog posts will get you to the blogging promise land where your blog generates a ton of new visitors and leads every week. You''ve seen the data -- you know that if you publish more, you''ll start to see more and more results.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014
    [Blogger] Would you erase yourself from Google search results?
    Related Stories Two technologies that will disrupt marketing strategy Authorship and the Invisible Blogger: Are you writing yourself out of success? 'Have you tried The Marketing Companion podcast yet? People seem to love the humor and intelligence of our audio marketing adventures. Why hasn’t this been an issue in the U.S,?
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014
    [Blogger] 4 Ways to Invest in Your Marketing Career
    There are also plenty of bloggers who are incredibly passionate about educating their audiences about how to think about marketing – or what they should be thinking of. 'Author: Phillip Chen As our recent ebook about marketing career paths proves, you don’t need an expensive MBA to become a great marketer. Take a Class. Ask for Help.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 point quality assurance checklist for your social media posts
    For example, we at WEBSITE work with many copywriters and bloggers, and if posts contain even miniscule errors, our audience notices instantly. 'Your social media engagement traffic, engagement, and exposure are critical to your success. You need to score home runs with every piece of content. Do your posts contain a call to action (CTA)?
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger] B2B Content Marketing: Do More Than Reinvent the Wheel
    The decision to do so was based upon several factors: keyword ranking difficulty, wanting to generate social buzz and potential link partnerships by referencing key bloggers/industry pros in each article, etc. ll admit, I’m a sucker for any blog title that begins with the words “How-to” or “Tutorial.” Period. Long-Form Content. Sort of.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger] Judith Briles’ Wise Words to Authors & Writers: Snappy, Sassy, Salty!
    As a blogger, I know that the right combination of words engages readers. 'Judith Briles is an author’s best friend, especially when it comes to book writing. When she speaks, I listen… and you should to, if you get the opportunity. It’s summer. It’s hot. Could you use a pick-me-up? bit of inspiration or silliness?
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 Pinterest Tactics + Back-to-School = A+ Sales
    Food companies and/or bloggers have an endless number of options: Quick and easy breakfasts for kids, Top Ramen 10 ways, eating healthy on-the-run, creative school lunches, etc. Check with local small businesses, bloggers within your industry, and even your employees to see who can help contribute to building valuable back-to-school boards.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger] Are You Screwing Up Your Twitter Images? 7 Do's and Don'ts to Live By
    To promote the contest on Twitter, we tweeted pictures of advice from seasoned bloggers. 'Images are crucial to making your marketing stand out, especially on Twitter. Though images themselves can help boost your presence, some are better than others. But what does right really mean? Let''s dig into it. Images help change that. Design
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger] 23 Outstanding Social PR Guides
    Is blogger outreach still an effective PR strategy? Guides to Influencer and Blogger Outreach. GroupHigh.com – The “Blogger Outreach” Multi-Tool by Justice Mitchell. The 10 best ways to pitch a blogger by ragan.com. ” Streamlining Blogger Outreach With Inkybee by Soulati-’TUDE!
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014
    [Blogger] Is it Time for a Blogger Outreach Tool?
    'Since I work for a company that produces blogger outreach software, I’m quite familiar with the topic. Is it Time for a Blogger Outreach Tool? Related Stories Blogger Relations Are the Perfect Advertising Foundation Is Your Brand Fan Friendly? Blogger Outreach by Kristen Matthews - Maximize Social Business.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014
    [Blogger] 5 Social Media Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make
    This small restaurant had gotten bad reviews from bloggers and diners, and turned to a celebrity chef for help. 'We’ve all made social media faux pas before – a few weeks ago, I accidentally sent a group of friends what I thought was a recipe. Take, for one remarkable example, the Amy’s Baking Company debacle. Just published a blog post?
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014
    [Blogger] Is Author Rank Really Relevant?
    So the millions (or hundreds) of bloggers that validated authorship will no longer see their lovely photo and Google+ circle count presented in search results. I’m NOT saying the authority or influence of a blogger doesn’t factor into search results. 'Here ye, here ye. Authorship. Let us all let out a harmonious moan.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
    [Blogger] 10 Blogs to Bookmark: Content Marketing Edition
    Why We Like It:  Killer guest bloggers, examples, and innovative thought leadership. 'Author: Maggie Jones Marketers love blogging, so it’s no surprise that there’s a  huge  number of blogs devoted to the art and science of all things marketing. Unfortunately, marketers with limited time on their hands (remind you of anyone?)
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
    [Blogger] Does blogging still matter in 2014?
    ” Because of this, a lot of ex-bloggers have switched from free blogging to information-based Kindle ebook publishing. Note from Mark Schaefer: One of the reasons I have guest bloggers on {grow} is to offer diverse opinions. 'By Mars Dorian, {grow} Contributing Columnist. Five years ago, I wrote my first blog post. What happened?
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
    [Blogger] Marketers Have Gained Their “Seat at the Table,” Now it’s Time to Prove Why They Deserve it
    As digital disrupter and technology blogger Travis Wright noted last week , Interact 2014 is “one of the biggest events for digital marketers of the year” It’s also one of the few marketing conferences for both B2C and B2B marketers. 'by Kevin Akeroyd | Tweet this The onus is on us. The stakes are incredibly high.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
    [Blogger] 6 Principles of Persuasion for an Amazing Copy
    Inversely, highly effective research can go a long way to further the words of an up-and-coming blogger. 'What’s the best marketing you’ve ever encountered? Maybe it’s T-Mobile’s “can you hear me now?” campaign. Or the ever-so-catchy “Every Kiss Begins with Kay” that’s helped the jeweler sell loads of diamonds. Reciprocity. Social Proof.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, JULY 14, 2014
    [Blogger] The 3-Step Guide to Better Blogging
    This will help you think of topics when you’ve got a bad case of blogger’s block. 'Author: Maggie Jones Having a blog for your business used to be a “nice to have”– great if you needed a project for your summer intern, or a centralized location for SEO-boosting content. It’s no longer enough to throw up the occasional press release.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, JULY 14, 2014
    [Blogger] 25 ideas for your social media network strategy
    In fact, if you are a new blogger or content creator you should probably spend MORE time on developing an audience than creating your content. For example, I might be on lists for “marketing experts,” “bloggers,” or “business educators.” For example, I might be on lists for “marketing experts,” “bloggers,” or “business educators.”
  • NUSPARK  |  SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2014
    [Blogger] Today’s Rules for Guest Blogging- How to Find Opportunities with Outreach Tools
    It also helps you to build relationships with the influencers in your industry. •  BlogDash  –  [link]  -   Blogdash  helps you to organize and publish content then search and find specific bloggers using keyword search. So how do you find opportunities to guest blog? Getting Started. Are you working to build backlinks to your website?
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014
    [Blogger] Advice from a Social Pro: Integrating LinkedIn Sponsored Updates [VIDEO]
    He’s also a blogger and photographer for Rock ‘N Roll Cocktail. 'In this episode of “The Magic @ Ball of Social Media,” our video series where experts answer small business social media questions, we sit down with Jason Miller , Sr. Content Marketing Manager at LinkedIn. © 2014, VR Marketing Blog.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, JULY 10, 2014
    [Blogger] How Your Family Affects Creativity and Your Content Marketing Success
    Related Stories 10 Strategies to Battle Content Shock How to find homegrown content marketing evangelists Authorship and the Invisible Blogger: Are you writing yourself out of success? 'By Justin P. Lambert, {grow} Community Member. Standing Out vs. Fitting In. Standing out, on the other hand, is difficult. It’s uncomfortable. Without.
  • SYNECORE  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2014
    [Blogger] A Day In The Life: Contextualizing Multi-Screen Device Use
    After turning off my alarm, I sleepily scroll through Instagram, checking up on what I missed while I was sleeping, which was mostly just updates from celebs and bloggers on the other side of the world posting pretty Mediterranean photos and ballin’ concert shots. Mobile drives 23% of all paid search clicks (Digiday, April 2013). Tummy full.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2014
    [Blogger] How My Blog Homepage Redesign Increased Email Signups by 300%
    Instead of trying to increase on-page time, improve SEO, get guest bloggers, grow social media followers, and get more YouTube followers … I focused solely on email subscribers. 'At the beginning of 2014, I set a goal to reach 50,000 email subscribers for OkDork.com , my personal blog about marketing. Where to even begin? Andrew Chen.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014
    [Blogger] The Harsh Realities of SEO That No One Tells You
    But there are many bloggers and SEO "gurus" who are guilty-by-omission in that they’re portraying search engine optimization through rose-tinted glasses. At least the vast majority of bloggers and consultants don’t. 'This post originally appeared on the Insiders section of Inbound Hub. You’re being misled. We will.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014
    [Blogger] 8 Mistakes Most Beginner Bloggers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
    It''s okay -- it happens to pretty much every new blogger. So for all of you beginner bloggers out there who are looking to get up-to-speed quickly, keep on reading. Writing a blog post is much different than writing a term paper -- but when bloggers first start out, they usually only have experience with the latter. Seriously.
  • WRITTENT  |  MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014
    [Blogger] The Only 7-Step Guide to Creating Content You’ll Ever Need
    However, the world’s greatest bloggers are naturally pretty immersed in their industry’s top content, and conduct research on an ongoing basis. 'Image source. Did you know the average person spends over 5 hours every day online ? And that internet usage continues to grow each year? Know Your Audience. Do you know your audience theoretically?
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 2, 2014
    [Blogger] 8 Elements of the Perfect Blog Post
    In this post I paint a picture and show and explain the eight elements of the perfect post, so it’s easy for bloggers to visualize. 'What does a perfect blog post look like? recently curated an article on the perfect blog post by Kevan Lee of Buffer. and I highlight those in this post. Compelling and Optimized Headline. wanting more.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Blogger] Google+ on its Third Birthday
    Same thing with Blogger and blogs, social networks, Tumblr, and just about everywhere else online, including the Googlesphere. 'I have been covering Google Plus since its inception three years ago. In that time, I have been a fan, a proponent, a critic, a skeptic, and conspiracy theorist. Ceci N’Est Pas les Médias Sociaux. “Again.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Blogger] Why Your Presentations Are Putting People to Sleep
    When we''re stuck writing a blog post, we look to bloggers we admire to get the wheels turning. 'We use presentations every single day to tell stories, pitch ideas, share data, and even connect with our audience. But, there’s a small problem: 32% of people have fallen asleep during a PowerPoint presentation. Literally. doubt it. I hope.)
  • HINGE MARKETING  |  MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014
    [Blogger] Webinar Recap: The Top 5 Brand Building Strategies
    Cultivate Blogger and Partner Relationships. 'In last week’s webinar, we discussed The Top 5 Brand Building Strategies for professional services firms. The strength of a brand can be boiled down to the following equation: brand strength = reputation x visibility). The Top Brand Building Strategies. Content Marketing.
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