10 secrets to research the best SEO keywords
MAY 16, 2016
Researching the best SEO keywords is an essential part of your online strategy, that is, if you want to be seen. Before slapping content up on a website, be sure you’ve done your keyword research. Besides the basic keyword rules , here are more tips for your SEO: 1.
17 Realistic Ways to Get More Website Traffic
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
1) Optimize for long tail keywords. Long tail keywords are search terms of three words or more. These specialized keywords are easier to rank for because they have less competition. For instance, is your website fast and mobile-friendly? Launch a YouTube channel.
How To Turn Video Marketing Into a Successful SEO Strategy
MAY 12, 2015
YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world, yet the SEO aspect is often overlooked. The simple truth is that a majority of search marketing specialists do not invest the necessary resources into the largest video-sharing website in the world. Guest post by Jason Parks.
5 Website Best Practices that Produce More Leads and Faster Growth
MARCH 30, 2017
What separates a professional services website that builds your business from one that simply describes it? These websites are largely passive. While there is nothing inherently wrong with these traditional, brochure-style websites, they aren’t built to address a large and growing segment of the market: modern buyers of professional services who find and vet potential service providers online. Attracting visitors to your website is not enough.
Janet Thaeler & Maryanne Conlin on Influencer Marketing
AUGUST 2, 2016
and the articles that I am writing for you here are on target. While the traffic to their blogs may be only 500-2,000 visitors-a-month, their true fame burns bright on YouTube or Facebook. Top YouTubers are Proper Celebrities.
One person can change the world. Thank you, Internet
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
People are transitioning, en masse, from makers to consumers, from bloggers to readers, from YouTubers to commenters. More people I know in 2014 identify with being a follower of one or more blogs, podcasts, Twitter profiles, or YouTube channels than they do with creating content themselves.
Google Hates Your Mobile Website (Here's How to Fix It)
AUGUST 23, 2013
It’s separate from your regular desktop website, and requires you to make edits to your mobile version every time you edit your desktop version. That means you only have to maintain one website, and it looks good on every device. You have a mobile optimized site. Woo hoo!
57 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Website
MARCH 21, 2011
Tweet Is your company website not doing its job — i.e. generating leads and sales? I asked some of the best minds in the business for their tips on what you can do RIGHT NOW to improve your website. Go open your website. Don’t forget geographic keywords!
Search isn’t about search anymore, it’s about social
MAY 19, 2015
Actually, Madda Fella is really underutilizing their YouTube site. YouTubers : My inner Millennial is in love with all the top YouTubers except for Hannah Hart and Grace Helbig (not a fan, and they’re bloody everywhere, they’re YouTubiquitous!
IF you haven’t THEN you should use IFTTT for social
JULY 7, 2015
While some of you have been doing amazing things once and then allowing IFTTT work for you forever since December 14, 2010, this article is for the rest of you who are asking, “what’s IFTTT?” Save keywords searches to a twitter list.
24 reasons SEO and social media are inextricably linked
MAY 19, 2014
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is is the process of getting website traffic from “free,” “organic,” “editorial” or “natural” listings on search engines. Social Media Marketing refers to the process of gaining website traffic or attention on social media sites in the same way.
18 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2011
APRIL 3, 2012
Andrew Shotland concisely explains how to use Advanced Segments in Google Analytics (GA) to separately track mobile visitor behavior on your website—or even create specific segments by device (e.g., YouTube Launches New and Improved YouTube Analytics by HubSpot Blog.
Have top influencers author your sites to appease Google search
OCTOBER 29, 2013
In my analogy, Google Hummingbird will require each website owner to find one or more social media passion-players and woo, hire, pay, or partner with them in order to get back on top of Google organic search. Related articles.
How to clean up a cluttered website? Content analytics is the answer
MAY 7, 2012
You do the keyword research. You build the page and embed SEO-enhanced YouTube videos into it. You blog and tweet about the page as soon as it’s launched, using relevant keywords and hash tags. Panda (Photo credit: Wikipedia).
How to use influencer marketing to promote your book
APRIL 28, 2015
Here’s a sneak peek of today’s presentation on YouTube : Here’s the deck you can look at over on Slideshare : Here’s the content from the presentation. Save this article as a PDF.
B2B Video Content Marketing on Youtube
DECEMBER 23, 2010
Today, I will touch on a few reasons why Marketers should consider video content creation and Youtube to get found online by the right prospects. B2B content creators should seriously consider creating videos and uploading them to Youtube.
This One Thing Has Become The New SEO Reputation Management Secret This Year
AUGUST 4, 2015
More and more consumers are now using social media and review websites to make all kinds of purchasing decisions. In this article, I will be going over one of the biggest kept secrets of this year when it comes to managing your reputation online. Guest post by Jon Rognerud.
22 Free Content Marketing Tools To Drive Your Content Marketing Plans
B2B Marketing Insider
APRIL 27, 2015
Here I have listed my favorite free content marketing tools to help you assess your current ranking on the important keywords your potential buyers are using. I list out tools to help you determine which keywords you should be using. Keyword Discovery.
The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. Monitor the things you care about online—follow your social networks, be alerted to breaking news, or read articles on just the topics that interest you.
“Change Before You Have To”…Think Conversion NOW
OCTOBER 8, 2013
Get more website hits, build bigger subscriber lists to their RSS blog feed, attract more fans on Facebook, expand network of connections on LinkedIn, find more followers on Twitter—it’s all about quantity, numbers, traffic. Identify relevant themes and topics, not just the right keywords.
Six ways to create great content in just 15 minutes a day
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
JUNE 10, 2012
Spend time thinking through a set of keywords that represent your business and your customer needs. You’ll need to weave these keywords into your micro-content initiative. Make sure your last slide directs a viewer back to your website. Let’s face it.
The 21 Best Content Curation Tools
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Grab content (articles, videos, whatever) from your web browser, email, or a wide range of apps including Twitter, Flipboard and Pulse, and save it in Pocket. But who has time to cull through the hundreds of thousands of articles written daily?
48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
The practice of SEO has (of course) changed considerably over the past few years, and Courtney Seiter recognizes those changes in this noteworthy guide explaining what exactly SEO is today, how search engines rank content, and what SEO professionals do now to optimize websites for search.
Three Tips for Boosting SEO with Social Media
AUGUST 25, 2016
In addition, platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are search engines themselves. A well-developed social media presence can translate directly into improved SEO by increasing website traffic as well as natural linking to your articles.
The ‘Less Is More’ Content Strategy
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Less is more’ refers to the number of articles published not the amount of effort involved. To compete in a world of content shock many publishers have adopted a high frequency publishing strategy, often over 1,000 articles a day. Article. Want to Increase Website Traffic?
Best Random but Interesting Posts, Articles and Resources of 2009
MAY 20, 2010
There’s no magic to linking to a YouTube video, but want to know how to link to a specific point, by minute and second, in a video? Discover the answers to these questions and many more here in the best miscellaneous marketing articles, lists and blog posts of the past year. Link to a specific part of a YouTube video by Matt Cutts. A short but helpful post on how to deep link to a specific point in any YouTube video by minute and second.
20 Content Marketing Tools to Rely on From Start to Finish
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Google (Site:, Keyword Planner, Search Console). The Keyword Planner tool is great for analyzing keyword volume and competition, and also offers up long-tail related queries that you may not have otherwise thought of focusing your efforts on.
Creating a content marketing plan — without any content
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
JULY 6, 2010
Spend time thinking through a set of keywords that represent your business and your customer needs. You’ll need to weave these keywords into your micro-content. Make sure you use relevant keywords in the title of the group so people can find you.
6 Reasons a Blog Should be the Center of Any Social Content Strategy
JUNE 4, 2012
Blogs are naturally great for search because they enable a company to rank for a much higher number of keywords, they can organically attract diverse high-quality links, and blog posts are far more likely to be shared in social media than standard website content.
4 Winning Tactics to Put in Your Marketing Plan
B2B Marketing Traction
JANUARY 3, 2014
” The SEO tactics of yore (keywords, links, guest blogging, short blog posts for the sake of headlines and keywords) are not working anymore. Use of images and substantial articles or blog posts are the new winners. Happy New Year!
There Is No One Size Fits All B2B SEO Program
JANUARY 6, 2015
The same type of SEO program and tactics will not work for all three of these organizations because each their website experiences, business strategies, and personnel resources are quite different. Basic keyword research review.
Stop Flushing Your Online Marketing Dollars Down the Toilet
B2B Marketing Traction
DECEMBER 22, 2010
The old tactics (metatags, alt tags, keywords, links) have some value, but what’s more important is strategic and relevant content on your web site and on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. Tweet.
The 7 Building Blocks of a Solid Content Marketing Plan
MAY 8, 2016
In addition to a website redesign and repurposing old content, the tax and consulting firm created a content marketing plan with a new vision focused on developing their reputation as subject matter experts. Marketers are creating more content than ever.
5 Rules of Website Redesign for Engaging Engineers and Industrial.
Industrial Marketing Today
JULY 23, 2010
Today, technical buyers and engineers expect suppliers to have a substantial online presence with a website packed with relevant content in a variety of formats and easily searchable. Is your site ready for this shift in expectations or do you need a website redesign?
Want to Take Your Content From Good to Great? 10 Signs You've Hit the Mark
OCTOBER 12, 2015
Every single minute , more than 200 million emails are sent, more than 72 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube, and more than 220,000 photos are shared on Instagram. Businesses and individuals are creating more content -- more often -- in a bid to attract new customers to their website.
103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
There are, on average, 700 YouTube video links shared on Twitter every minute, and 500 years worth of YouTube videos watched on Facebook every day. The primary measurement of social media success is increased website traffic.
8 Key Google Changes B2B Marketers Need To Know In The New Year
JANUARY 5, 2016
In early December, Google dropped the “followers on Google+” social annotation for AdWords advertisers, as uncovered in an article from The SEM Post. Unfortunately, not all websites will qualify for this function since there are prerequisites for activation.