Page 2 of 19 Previous | Next 
  • B2BBLOGGERS  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 3 Simple Ways To Differentiate Your Business To Attract Today’s B2B Buyers
    37Signals does a great job at writing for individuals. We write and write and write, seamlessly to no end. B2B Blogger B2B Marketing Guest PostsBuilding that differentiation is difficult, especially when you offer a commodity-based product. Here are three tips to help you connect more deeply with buyers.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Blog Writing: What Can We Learn From Reality TV?
    (Guest Post: I’m on vacation, so I invited Tim Handorf to write a guest post. Tim writes on the topics of online colleges and universities. As a blogger, you know by now that increasing your traffic means grabbing your audience’s attention and keeping it. Blog this on Blogger. That’s right. Reality TV.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Do you have to cheat to be successful on the social web?
    He had somebody ghost-writing his blogs. Is it more important to write a great book or have the financial resources to make it look like a great book? Will my blog readers eventually be more attracted to bloggers who display their awards and badges like a a five-star general? He seemed too good to be true. He was a cheat.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)
    And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. How to Reach Out to Bloggers by Chris Brogan. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. Like what?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Why You Should Be Happy Before You Blog
    Your emotions are imbedded in your words and how you write. What I’m asking is that you pause before you write for your audience. Get clarity, and then go into the right mindset before writing a word. If you are feeling rushed, anxious, grumpy, angry or pressed to finish something quickly without thinking, stop and don’t write.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] To be a great blogger, put on your b h mittens
    am writing this in a crowded, noisy airport sitting through my seventh flight cancellation in two weeks. But with whatever I write, I want to connect to people in a professional, and hopefully uplifting way. am writing this in a crowded, noisy airport sitting through my seventh flight cancellation in two weeks. Not on the web.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Should a Blog be Part of Your Corporate Website or Stand on Its Own?
    Your internal (or agency) staff, who may at different times write content for both the company blog and corporate website, have only one content creation tool to learn. Authors can write blog posts, add comments, install or update plugins, and perform virtually any other function on the blog from any Internet connection. Location?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Why you shouldn’t bring your social media (completely) in-house
    For most companies, one would generally need to rehire everyone in a company to make certain they’re died-in-the-wool social media passion players with exceptional communications, empathy, and writing skills. Photo credit: edrabbit. Plus, Zappos is a died-in-the-wool customer-service-centric company with an aggressive visionary founder.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] What Proctology Exams Teach Us About Social Media
    As Hurricane Sandy swept across the Eastern seaboard, killing hundreds of Americans, racking up billions of dollars in damage, and wreaking havoc on millions of lives, certain intrepid bloggers thought it a wise idea to write about “What Hurricane Sandy can Teach us About Social Media.” Do we really need that? Here it is.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] How to Write a Social Media Policy
    Guidelines for Content creators (bloggers, presenters, video, podcasts etc.). Why is having a social media policy in place so critical? Because virtually 100% of companies are now involved in social media—whether they acknowledge it or not. If no one else is discussing a company, its employees almost certainly are. Social sharing sites (e.g.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Social media tip: People don’t like being collected
    'You know how much I am obsessed with “ long-tail blogger outreach ,” right? It’s a book about writing that suggests that no matter how overwhelming the Herculean task before you — the overwhelming wall of tasks that keeps you from writing that great American novel — you can reduce it to simple steps.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Guest Blogging: Just How Important Is It?
    'Having guest bloggers post content for your blog can be a great tool to get more readers to visit your site. Guest blogging has recently become much more common, likely because bloggers are seeing the good things that can come to their blog when they invite others to share. So how do you find guest bloggers? Photo Source).
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Do you appreciate your blogger network?
    Last week, I talked about using the long tail of blogger outreach –the idea that you can’t pin your hopes for most public relations efforts on only the A-list bloggers. For blogger outreach to work, over and over, you need to be endlessly generous and endlessly appreciative. We’re ringing the dinner gong. 
  • B2BBLOGGERS  |  MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] B2B Social Media FAQ: How Much Should We Budget?
    Writing, publishing, and sometimes scheduling content with links to strategic blog posts and web pages. B2B Blogger B2B Marketing B2B Social MediaA question we get repeatedly from B2Bs that are new to social media marketing is, how much should we budget? Minimum Budgeting Requirements. This is a daily activity. Brand monitoring.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] How to Write Your First Blog Post
    'Author: Megan Ziman Trust me, writing your first blog post can be scary. Day one at Marketo, I was informed that one of my projects as a Social Media & PR intern would be writing for the blog. This motivated me to continue writing. Whether you are a B2B or B2C company, the summer intern or the CMO, writing is required.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Maxims of Successful Blogging
    Write a blog post that only you could write. Find a few other like-minded bloggers who are just starting out and support each other through sharing and comments. Comments Awesome post for the inspiring blogger. So I thought you might be interested in these ideas. We live in an increasingly information-dense world.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2009
    [Blogger, Writing] 5 Things You Should Know BEFORE You Write an eBook
    eBooks are all the rage in B2B marketing, which is why we are thriled to feature this guest post from our friend and fellow blogger, Jonathan Kranz, who just published an eBook on eBooks. On the marketer's content menu, eBooks are the main dishes - the entrées that can give your company entrée onto the prospect's short list of worthy vendors.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2009
    [Blogger, Writing] 5 Things You Should Know BEFORE You Write an eBook
    eBooks are all the rage in B2B marketing, which is why we are thriled to feature this guest post from our friend and fellow blogger, Jonathan Kranz, who just published an eBook on eBooks. On the marketer's content menu, eBooks are the main dishes - the entrées that can give your company entrée onto the prospect's short list of worthy vendors.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Neuromarketing Books for Marketing to Brains
    If you want to know more about how to write content that makes an impact on the brains of your readers, here are some interesting sites and books about the emerging field of neuromarketing. Blog this on Blogger. There are new neuromarketing companies and books galore, and I believe most offer important clues for content marketers.
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Blog Wars: WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr – Which Platform Rules?
    In a smackdown of sorts, I’ve laid out the pros and cons of 3 major blog contenders: WordPress , Blogger and Tumblr. The tool is compatible with Blogger, Blogroll, TypePad, Posterous, LiveJournal and more. BLOGGER – established 1999. Blogger is very user-friendly and highly regarded by beginner bloggers. Pros: .
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] Are You Interested in Becoming Social Media Writer? Start by Blogging
    'At one time, those who were interested in getting into writing were advised to begin by trying to get short stories published. Now, anyone who wants to be a social media writer can start blogging and subsequently gain an audience more quickly. To get into blogging, one needs to select from the many blogging platforms.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Savvy Speaks: Bloggers We LOVE
    Mark Schaefer of {grow} is already one of our favorite bloggers. So when he started a movement for Valentine's Day called " Have you hugged your blogger today? Here are some of our favorite bloggers - who are yours? Some of my favorites writers write about writing. Which bloggers do YOU love? Wendy.
  • B2B MEMES  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 31, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Do Personal Passions Make You a Better B2B Blogger?
    It’s a popular tactic among B2B bloggers to look at dry B2B topics through the prism of seemingly unrelated personal enthusiasms. But for lots of B2B bloggers, the logical connection is less important than the personal one. It can be an effective approach, but it’s not without landmines. But Little Bunny Foo-Foo? Tell us more!
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, JULY 11, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Turn the beat around. Let’s blog upside down
    If you’re Malcolm Gladwell, you can write 10,000 words without a care. If headlines are so important … maybe we should write the headlines first? Blogging best practices beginning a blog blogging best practices blogging tips new bloggersI’m asked to review a ton of blogs.  Some of them are pretty sorry.  
  • AVITAGE  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Help Me Resolve My Blogging Dilemma
    Common Problem It occurs to me that my problem is similar to the challenges many business bloggers face. Content Publishing blog ideas blogging write blog posts 'I have accumulated an inventory of over 25 important blog ideas. These are not simple observations that are easy to blog. This is especially true in larger organizations.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] 6 Easy Tips to Be a Better Blog Writer
    Did the job of blogging or writing fall into your lap? Bloggers come from all walks of life, that’s one thing that I know for sure. Whether you’re a professional writer or not, here are some tips on how to be more productive and efficient when it comes to writing. All I need to write is my PC, a notebook, and a pen.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 5 Ways to Get Readers to Respond
    You spend a lot of time writing content on your blog but if the only comments you get are from people looking for free marketing, maybe it’s time to revise your content strategies. About Blogs Content Marketing Online Marketing blog content blog writing content marketing with blogs Writing for the WebPolls. External Links.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Your Business Blog: Guest Blogging Etiquette
    In light of that, I thought I should elaborate on a few tips for how to be a good guest blogger. Setting standards for things like post length, how often the swap will occur, and how much editing the host blogger can do is important. Be flexible – most of the time, bloggers are busy people, just like everyone else in the world.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] The Death of Creativity in Writing
    One of my sons, who had done poorly on the writing essay portion of. the SATs, along with two of his buddies, will be taking a class I am teaching on how to write an essay for the test. This is what writing has come down to. This week my kids are on spring vacation from school. It wants to see if you can follow rules.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] My most important lesson in business almost killed my blog
    Who wants to write about that stuff every week? An insider’s guide to audience connection Unusual writing advice from a person who shouldn’t give writing advice Do you have to be a great writer to be a great blogger? Who wants to write about that stuff every week? Long curly hair. little disheveled.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] How I discovered my blogging voice by becoming somebody else
    found my voice as a blogger by borrowing someone else’s. found, as I began to post one blog entry after another, that a new, distinct writing voice was emerging. For the first time in 35 years of writing stories, poems, essays, academic papers, and articles; I felt free to write whatever I most needed to say. turned a.
  • SAZBEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Get More Comments: Write Unfinished Blog Posts
    Most bloggers want to know their words are leaving an impact. Comments are a blogger’s best friend. But the biggest struggle, especially for bloggers just starting out, is getting the first few comments. The best way to get readers to comment on your post is to write a half-finished article. people have asked me. They do.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] The Paradox of Social Media Popularity
    In some ways, isn’t it liberating to be an early stage blogger with few readers? Srinivas  Rao  writes about  the things you should have learned in school, but never did  and his the host-co founder of  BlogcastFM. B y  Srinivas  Rao, Contributing {grow} Columnist. But you’re free to say anything. Remember the Karate Kid ?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Brain-Based Blogging: The 4 F’s of Action
    One of the things I like about blog writing and publishing content on the Web is the connection to people. The only thing that makes your readers similar may be their interest in the niche you are writing about, because you solve problems they have, because you share interests and passions with them. Blog this on Blogger.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] Courage and blogging
    ” I also think this has made me a better blogger. Last week, Lori Ruff asked me why I seem to be able to think differently on my blog, why I write about things that other people don’t write about. The difference is, I’m putting it in writing. also think this has made me a better blogger.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] What Drives Us? 4 Keys to Creating Compelling Content
    The Content Marketing Institute recently surveyed content marketers who report that’s their #1 challenge: How to write content that is “ engaging, “ that gets readers to pay attention, the compels them to take action. think these four basic drives will help you write better content that fully engages readers.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, JULY 19, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Creating Processes: Do you know too much?
    Most educated professionals I know will tell you they struggle when it comes to preparing speeches and writing content. Write to teach and persuade. When I teach a simple thing like how to write a blog post, I’ve got slides and paragraphs that go back to the invention of the printing press! Blog this on Blogger.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] How I totally screwed up my blogging strategy
    For the first time in four years, I seemingly had nothing to write about. Being a good blogger means always being alert to these ideas — and most important — capturing them. For me, that means writing them down wherever I am and then simply writing the headline for the idea in WordPress as soon as I can.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] The secret ingredient for successful small business blogging
    Small business bloggers have an opportunity to specialize and to develop their own small fan club. Blogging doesn’t mean you’re just writing, pressing that publish button, and promoting your posts. Do you write with passion? They can gain readers because they love hearing the blogger’s voice. Do you write with passion?
  • WEBMARKETCENTRAL  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2008
    [Blogger, Writing] Blogger Outreach for PR - Worst Practices
    Despite the fact that several smart PR bloggers, including Cece Lee , Laura Moncur and Elge Premeau have written about what works in blogger outreach for PR, there are still a lot of agencies and PR people who just don't get it. Their efforts at appealing to bloggers are awkward at best, counterproductive at worst. Seth Godin.
  • CONTENT MARKETING TODAY  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing Today Hits #15 on the Junta42 Top Blogger List
    Writing on the Web. Share and Enjoy: Tags: Blogging Content Marketing Knowledge Center News Online Social Media junta42 top bloggers Joe Pulizzi’s 8th Installment Reviews Record 353 Blogs to Select Content Marketing Thought Leaders. We are especially pleased because this is one tough crew of content marketing thought leaders. Internet.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing with Stories: Better than Facts
    In his book Meatball Sundae , Seth Godin writes, “People just aren’t that good at remembering facts. So if you’re a professional with a blog, or writing content for your web pages or e-newsletter, what kinds of stories should you be writing? Some bloggers and writers are natural storytellers, some aren’t.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] 3 (Eye-Opening) Benefits I Learned Writing a Free E-Book
    if you're thinking about writing an eBook, here are some ideas for you! After all, why would you give away your e-book, which you’ve spent hours writing, proofing and designing? Well, try writing and giving away a free e-book. Once you’ve written your first e-book, you might feel the urge to write another one.
  • ENGAGE  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Checklist: 7 (More) Questions to Ask Before Hitting Publish
    Know that your readers’ time is valuable, and write accordingly. If you’re a good blogger, this post is one of hundreds. You write about topics that interest you, so if you wouldn’t bother reading the post, why should anyone else? Hopped on the blogging bandwagon yet? Are the spelling and grammar correct? Don’t fall victim.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Basic Human Motivation: 4 Ways to Engage Readers
    As content marketers, if you are writing content designed to persuade and influence, you need to know what makes people tick. Blog this on Blogger. There are universal drives that are common in all human beings, across cultures, across the globe. We can learn a lot from evolutionary studies. We are still driven by four key motivators.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Free Tools Every Business Blogger Should Bookmark
    As a business blogger , most of the tools you need to do your job live right up there in your noggin. Do you understand the subject matter you're writing about? Here are 10 free tools that will make you a better business blogger , and how to use them. 10 Free Tools Business Bloggers Should Bookmark. Got a computer?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Why you should consider centralizing your search keyword lists
    Brand marketers need the right keywords to do a better job naming products and writing messaging guides. And bloggers , of course, need to know what words their audiences use to describe their pain points. Photo credit: Wikipedia. Last month, I wrote about 2 challenges to keyword collaboration. But that’s extremely unlikely.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Yes, You Were You Born to Blog.
    Through many personal discussions, we came to realize how similar our perspectives were … and how frustrated we were that some of our friends and colleagues could not make the leap and start their blog, or take their writing to the next level. We decided to write a small, Tao-like book that focused on the human potential of blogging.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 8, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] How to Write an Effective Business Blog
    Instead of saying “We’re the leading producer of widgets…” or some other such self-promoting statement, demonstrate your leadership by writing about the many creative uses of widgets, what to look for in a widget, recent developments in the widget field, or whatever. Who should write for your blog? They’re boring.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, MARCH 24, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] Creative Work, Blogging, Writing and Resistance
    Everyone encounters resistance when it comes to blogging, writing, and creative work. It doesn’t matter if you’re a scientist, blogger, CEO or rock star. Write about it. Write. 'Ever get stuck? It’s so easy to give in, isn’t it? Work requires you to actually do something. And it loves fear. Design.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] The B2B Manifesto: Trust Building Comes First
    As you create content for the Web, as you write your blog posts, do you embed trust factors? Blog this on Blogger. Writing Better Content: An Emotional Pathway. How good is your “trust-building?&# I just read this term in a new digital release: The B2B Manifesto , just published by Velocity Partners in the UK. awards.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Emotional Marketing Makes Memories
    Blog this on Blogger. Attracting Clients Brain Based Content Marketing Content Marketing Online Marketing Online Persuasion blog content blog writing brain science content marketing with blogs neuromarketing persuasion triggersEverything we retain in memory is because it’s gained an emotional place in our brain. Stories are key.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] The cure for Bloggus Interruptus
    Bloggers who commit to a consistent schedule find that it becomes easier, faster, and more fun. Even the creative juices start flowing better once you adopt the discipline of regular writing. have been extremely disciplined in my writing and approach, churning out at least two strong posts a week without fail. Until last month.
  • INBLURBS  |  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Bloggers, Stop Thinking… “Just Do It”
    Chances are you are clicking on “ 6 Things Bloggers Can Learn From Dr. Seuss ” over an article called “6 Tips for New Bloggers.”. Don’t Plan…Write. Doers write about content that is exciting to them. Forcing a blog post based on keyword opportunities and Google Trends is inhibiting your writing.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Ways to Make Content More Engaging
    The Content Marketing Institute has hit another home-run with their question to content experts, “ How do you make content more engaging? &# Ten experts responded, including moi , and their answers are illuminating, especially for anyone charged with creating quality content for blogs, social media, and writing for the Web. Digg this!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing Tips to Get More “Juice”
    began these writing tips when I wrote about taking one nugget of information, and instead of posting it as one blog post, you make a list of 3-5 sub-topics or issues. The point is that as long as you are writing quality posts for your readers, use that content in multiple ways, at multiple points in time, and deliver it multiple ways.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Maxims of Successful Blogging: Infographic Edition
    'My post on the 10 Maxims of Successful Blogging has become one of the most popular on the {grow} blog and really summarizes the advice I give bloggers the most often. Do you have to be a great writer to be a great blogger? Here it is as an infographic, the first of a series I’ll be publishing in the coming months. I''m glad.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing Writers: How’s Your Cognitive Fitness?
    What’s the most important thing you can do to improve your skills as a writer, blogger, or content marketer? This is a great way to think up new and different metaphors for your writing. learned about writing fiction, plays, dialogue, memoirs and characterization. It is evident in an ability to: Assimilate information.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 14, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing with Stories: Why We Tell Lies…
    Why doesn’t every piece of online content we write use narrative to give a specific example of real people using our products and services or whatever it is we want to influence? tried to hide the fact that I was not long out of graduate school and was sole-proprietor of a writing service with only 6-month’s Internet experience.
  • FATHOM  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] Best Practices for Blogger Outreach
    'Building relationships through blogger outreach is a great way to gain traffic to your site and shares or mentions of your brand online. However, blogger outreach is rarely a “one size fits all” scenario. Make sure the bloggers you’re pitching to would actually be interested in what you’re offering. Blogger outreach takes time.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] 8 Practical motivations to blog when no one is reading it
    He wrote me a note and told me that he was disheartened because he was putting a lot of effort into his writing but nobody was reading his blog. You are improving through every blog post you write. Do you have to be a great writer to be a great blogger? You are improving through every blog post you write. 2) Clarity.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] The Majestic Hope of Social Media
    also love all the new students coming on to the blogosphere who don’t know the “rules&# and are writing these little neutron bomb posts that deserve to be read.  But there’s something amazing and wonderful ahead.  Can you feel the hope and momentum building like I do? Something incredible is about to happen. It HAS to.
  • B2BBLOGGERS  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Ways To Put Old Blog Posts To Good Use
    For those truly timeless posts, or ones that have become topical again, you can alert bloggers in the appropriate niche to their existence and politely ask for a mention and backlink. Bloggers are always looking for great content to share with readers. Write best-of posts. Publish an e-book. Create downloadable PDFs. Let’s Talk!
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
    [Blogger, Writing] Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. You're only a stranger once.
    in 50 Words - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. Success Can Come Right Out of Nowhere - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. It’s all that we love about Liz’s writing as well as all her blogging experience in one nice little package. Liz Writes For.
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Steps to Creating a Network of Guest Bloggers
    Anyone running a B2B blog is always on the lookout for guest bloggers from outside their own organization. But how do you get those quality guest bloggers to contribute to your blog? Here are the ten steps to building a network of guest bloggers that I have followed for the B2B PR Blog and the B2B Social Media Guide. That means.
  • BLOG MY CALLS  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Some Random Thoughts About PR/Blogger Outreach from a Former Reporter
    Why are you writing boring things and sending those boring things to reporters? The same is true of blogger outreach. If you are bored by your pitch, the reporter/blogger likely will be also. 'Before I became the lead gen, content marketing and PR dude for LogMyCalls, I was a TV news reporter and anchor for 4 years. Not news.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing that Speaks to the Old Brain
    Knowing how the brain works will help you write better as well as help you with presentations to influence others. How can you apply the lessons of this story in your own content marketing and blog writing? Blog this on Blogger. One evening as I was entering a restaurant in San Francisco, a homeless person stopped me. Digg this!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Business Blog: 4 Reasons to NOT Write Your Own
    Here’s the message, loud and clear: 99% of busy business professionals and attorneys should not – repeat,  not  – waste their precious productive hours  writing their own blog posts  and  website content. You will burn yourself out, and your business will suffer – even if you enjoy doing the writing. How to Write Like You Talk.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Search Engine Results: 3 Tips for Savvy Bloggers
    You’ve got to optimize your reader-focused content (so the search engines know what you’re writing about). Blog this on Blogger. No More Geek-Speak: SEO for Smart Bloggers. I don’t know why it took me so long to learn this SEO stuff, but I DO know that I wouldn’t post one more blog post without using Scribe SEO Tool.
  • ENGAGE  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Think Like a Startup, Act Like a Blogger
    The best bloggers focus intensely on another thing: participating and publishing in social media. Act like a blogger: How can I earn the attention of the community to let them know? Good bloggers understand the daunting reality of how much stamina is needed to take part in this mara-sprint (marathon length at sprint pace.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Shut up and blog: How to create endless ideas for content!
    My friend Alex Lavidge described an experiment on a Facebook post — For the next 100 days he’s going to hand-write notes to people who have impacted him. And then write it down somewhere! And then write it down somewhere! have a backlog of nearly 200 possible blog post ideas. How do I keep the ideas coming? People.
  • WRITTENT  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] 13 Business Blog Writing Tips
    If writing isn’t your strong suit, then creating blog posts and other content marketing initiatives can be a huge hassle. The good news is, almost every business blogger feels this way at one point or [.]. You know how powerful great content can be — you just don’t feel up to the task of creating it. Blogging
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] The economics behind Copyblogger’s decision to end blog comments
    If you are an experienced blogger these explanations probably strike you as strange. It is not uncommon for me to spend three times more effort addressing comments than writing the original post. If you are an experienced blogger these explanations probably strike you as strange. They really didn’t say. Maybe even forced.
  • DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] How to Become a Stellar Guest Blogger
    This post is meant to outline the “ quality &# approach to guest blogging where: Linking (and keywords in the links) is not the most important thing What matters is networking with niche bloggers and influencers as well as building a positive brand image So read on if you are serious about guest blogging… 1. Engage Yourself!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Engaging Content: 7 Tips to Get Readers to Think
    When it comes to content marketing , there are ways to write content so it actively markets you and your business without being “in-your-face” sales copy or boring product reviews or press releases. Write about a problem you experienced or a mistake you made, and ask, “What would you have done?&#. Blog this on Blogger.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Big blog posts that made a difference
    Four ways to be a spell-binding online personality — Mars Dorian rocked {grow} with his provocative writing and mind-bending art. blogging Writing best practices blog community building blog community management blogging best practicesLet’s start with the blog posts that you loved. 15 Posts that moved the conversation.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Top 4 SEO Tips for Small Business Blogs on a Shoestring Budget
    These platforms create a meeting point for bloggers and blog owners looking for guest blogs, so you can easily identify quality opportunities. For example, let’s you want to write posts about e-cigarettes, your search query could be “E-cigarette guest blogs”, “quit smoking guest blogs”, etc. Aim your energies at quality blogs.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Ways to Use Facebook as a List Building Tool
    This is Facebook’s way of allowing you to write blog posts directly on FB. You can write notes with text and pictures and tag your friends to draw their attention to it. Avoid writing notes that may be seen as spam by others. Blog this on Blogger. Share your blog posts. or networked blogs.  4.       Share videos.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Are Your Content Readers Thinkers or Feelers?
    It contains important information to consider when writing your blog, e-newsletter or content marketing to attract clients, and it still applies today. like to cite studies whenever I write about a concept, to prove my point. You are writing one regularly, aren’t you? Blog this on Blogger. Share this on del.icio.us.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] Five ways to avoid the personal online ghetto
    The apps I now use most often are creation-based: Evernote for research, Sketchbook Pro for drawing, Scrivener for writing. Blogging best practices sociology Writing best practices blogging best practices productivity psychology ' . Have you seen the movie Wall-E ? Here’s the interesting part. They are depicted as overweight and dumb.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 13, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 17 Foolish Mistakes to Avoid as a Guest Blogger
    As a guest blogger, you need to have the skill sets of an SEO expert, a public relations professional, and obviously, a blogger , in order to be successful. Most guest bloggers do this as a result of having no (or a poorly crafted) guest blogging strategy. 9) Not Selling Your Writing Ability. 1) Having NO Strategy.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Blog Guest Posting: It’s a Privilege Not a Birthright
    What I am writing here is not a reaction to the great posts that Chris Abraham wrote recently here at Biznology: How to pitch a blogger and How NOT to pitch a blogger. You see the Internet is a place where content is king, but most that are producing it aren’t exactly writing royalty. It was where I practiced writing.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?
    David Koretz offered one vision recently on MediaPost, writing: The news organizations of tomorrow will no longer be loud-mouthed pundits espousing a barely informed worldview. Browse My Stuff is fee-based for sponsors, free for bloggers and offers more professional publishing power. Bloggers and content marketers want traffic.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Online Persuasion: Creating Desire
    If you want to write content that persuades readers to take action, you write about emotional triggers AND provide reasons to act. Stephen Denning writes about this in his book The Secret Language of Leadership , and these lessons for leadership communications are applicable to writing web content. Blog this on Blogger.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JULY 28, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Do You Know if Your Guest Bloggers are Legit?
    To keep pace with the needs of a regular blog, many bloggers accept guest posts. love using guest bloggers and wouldn’t change that. But as commenter Craig McBreen suggests and Mark implemented, think about adding a line that states, “this has to be your own writing.” Ask the author. Do some due diligence.
  • WRITTENT  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] 11 Ways to Write Damn Good Headlines
    'I’m going to be bold here and create an ultimatum for bloggers. Naturally, you should always be writing for humans, but keep Google in the back of your mind as well. One of the worst mistakes you can make as a blogger is to assume that random Internet surfers know what they’re doing. Sufficiently scared? Name-drop.
  • SAZBEAN  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Writing Mistakes that Will Guarantee Your Blog’s Failure
    You have the ability to project them well on your blog, and you are quite confident in your writing ability. Yet, unknowingly, you could be building a sinking ship, punctured by these ten writing mistakes that will doom any blog to failure. You needn’t be disheartened, however, as any blogger can avoid them. You have the ideas.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] 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  |  THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] Time to Write Off Your Company Blog?
    In other words, writing without reader comments or feedback is a non-starter. Other social media bloggers have referenced that post and sounded the alarm.  Blogger forums such as ProBlogger are perfect for getting professional feedback and ideas.  Any business with a long-term outlook should pay attention to these teen views. 
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] A Tale of Two Websites: Good/Bad Content
    What you write on your site has to be compelling. Blog this on Blogger. Writing Web Content: 5 Simple Steps for Results. Coaching/Personal Development Content Marketing On Writing Better Online Marketing Attracting Clients Writing for the WebHow do you sell something that people don’t know they want or need?
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] 8 Mistakes Most Beginner Bloggers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
    You get a paycheck for sitting on the internet all day and writing. but when they actually sit down to write their first couple of posts, it hits them: This is way harder than I thought. It''s okay -- it happens to pretty much every new blogger. Mistake 2: Your writing is too stiff. Solution: Write like you talk.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] How to Fight Trolls: A Blogger’s Survival Guide
    'Bloggers have plenty to worry about. Think about it: A blogger can learn to overcome most writing anxieties by simply managing their time wisely, being open to feedback, or practicing how to use a semi-colon. Fortunately, most of these blogging worries are self-contained. ” The Psychology of an Internet Troll. below.
  • WRITTENT  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2013
    [Blogger, Writing] 10 Shortcuts for Writing a Blog Post in Record Time
    'Haven’t you ever wished you could speed up your blog post writing? Writing a variety of engaging work, getting buy in from management and measuring blog marketing metrics is definitely tough, too – but time is the real kicker. Always Outline Your Content Before You Begin Writing. Well, you’re not alone. Curate Content.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2011
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Curation: How to Become a Thought Leader
    share these key points with anyone who struggles with writing online for their business and needs ideas for what to write. Blog this on Blogger. Business Blog Writing and Content Marketing: Come on, light my fire! first heard the term content curation is this post by Rohit Bhargava back in 2009. Share this on del.icio.us.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2012
    [Blogger, Writing] 9 Questions You MUST Ask Before Hiring a Freelance Blogger
    Many will hire an in-house blogger to create content and manage the blog's CMS. Others don't need a full-time employee(s) to manage their blogging needs, though, and will opt for a part-time, freelance blogger. Usually, freelance bloggers don't manage your CMS, but the content creation effort lies squarely on their shoulders.
  • WRITTENT  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
    [Blogger, Writing] 27 Writing Mistakes that Are Costing You Clients and Cash
    Because if all the traffic you’re generating is being led straight into a blog full of and overflowing with any of these 27 writing mistakes, you’re just cheating yourself out of new clients and, therefore, more cash. Writing for Robots. Write for your readers, and not for Google. Writing for the Wrong Audience.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing to a Caveman’s Brain
    Blog this on Blogger. Tags: Attracting Clients Content Marketing On Writing Better Online Marketing Online Persuasion blog content blog writing brain science content marketing with blogs neuromarketing persuasion Writing for the Web How do you gain the attention of readers? Your brain is 100,000 years old. Clutter.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Mental Skills Make Better Content Writers
    How do you decide what to write about? All that is good stuff to write about and publish on the Web so you’ll get found, get known, get clients. This is important when you’re writing on the Web , when your composing blog posts. Blog this on Blogger. Is the Social Web Changing How We Write? Seth Godin.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing Challenge: What to Write?
    The Content Marketing Institute published these results here : When 36% of marketers struggle with producing engaging content and another 21% with coming up with enough engaging content, well over half of content marketing challenges involves what to say or write. What do they write to replace the lorem ipsom ? Blog this on Blogger.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2010
    [Blogger, Writing] Content Marketing Biases: Your Attitude Is Showing
    We may think we’re fair and all-inclusive , but our brains operate surreptitiously, sending us intuitive messages that influence our speech, our decisions and our behavior… and if you’re a content marketer, it will permeate the content you write ! Blog this on Blogger. Don’t believe me? don’t care.
<< 1 2 3 4 ... 18 19 >>
 

B2B Marketing Zone can personalize the content based on your interests, your LinkedIn profile, what you share on Twitter and LinkedIn, and what content people similar to you are sharing. More on Content Personalization

Sign-in using your social networks so we can begin to personalize your experience.

Sign in with Twitter

Sign in with LinkedIn

or

We need your email and password to allow you to log into your personalization features.

Forgot password?

I don't have an account

 
 

Enter your email address to reset your password. A temporary password will be e-mailed to you so that you may log in.

 
 

Based on...

  • Your interests
  • Your LinkedIn profile
  • What you share on Twitter
          and LinkedIn
  • What people like you are
          sharing

Learn more about Content
Personalization...

 
B2b-Blogging-White-Paper

agg_ad_1