Thesis vs Genesis – Comparing Premium WordPress Themes
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
PsyBlog (Popular Psychology Blog). Blogging Genesis Premium WordPress Themes StudioPress thesisOver the Labor Day weekend, I had the pleasure of working on my first website using the Genesis Framework from StudioPress.
7 Reasons Why Business Websites Are Still Important
MAY 24, 2011
With all the hype around Facebook, blogs and Twitter, I often get asked whether a business still needs a website. Search Engine Optimization - Websites (and blogs) are important for ranking well in search engines.
7 Simple Improvements to Increase Website Lead Generation
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
One of the ways to do this is through blogging, but you could also build the content on your website with things like videos, how-to articles, product specifications, answering frequently asked questions, that sort of thing.
Five Tactics to Build a Strong Brand Presence Online
JUNE 3, 2014
Likewise, if you blog about “Dance Moms,” you don’t need to be discussing how to keep rabbits from eating the carrots in your garden. Keeping your blog up to date.
How Typography Affects Your Internet Marketing
APRIL 21, 2014
Ali Lawrence is a content specialist for a web design company and blogs in her free time at MarCom Land. English: Example of Tahoma typeface (Photo credit: Wikipedia). Suvir Mirchandani, a teenager from Pittsburgh, recently came up with a way to save the government a lot of money.
How Twitter Grew From a Microblog Into a Business Tool
OCTOBER 29, 2013
Twitter Merges Internet IM With Social Blogging and Mobile Devices It was using AOL Instant Messenger and LiveJournal’s social blogging text messaging system back in 2000 that inspired Jack Dorsey to conceive Twitter, as Slideshare.net reveals.
6 Ways to Increase Word of Mouth Referrals with Social Media
JULY 28, 2011
Many small businesses rely almost entirely on word of mouth referrals for new business. People are much more likely to trust a colleague, friend or relative over what a business has to say about their products or services.
How Social Media Overtook Legacy Media
SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
In the New Media era (social media, blogging, online journalism), Gilbert Gichen’s contribution seems somewhat trivial. blogging content corporate bloggingHow Social Media Overtook Legacy Media. On September 3rd, 1786, a man from Peter’s Creek, Pennsylvania wrote to his local newspaper, commenting that “I see by your last paper that you have not been crammed with news.
Top Internet marketing strategy links for the week of July 20, 2013
JULY 20, 2013
Here’s how to check (Jim’s Marketing Blog) The post Top Internet marketing strategy links for the week of July 20, 2013 appeared first on Sazbean.
Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of January 6, 2014
JANUARY 11, 2014
9 Steps to a Daily Blogging Schedule
DECEMBER 12, 2011
I publish almost daily on two blogs. Think photos, poems, thoughts, quotes, community involving questions, giveaways, reviews, curating information for your readers, and highlighting other blogs. – 9 Steps to a Daily Blogging Schedule by Caz Makepeace. I have many people comment and ask me how I manage to do it, especially since I have two children, one being three months old.
15 Sources of New Content for Your Social Media Strategy
AUGUST 4, 2011
Here are some sources to check out: Industry Publications – Since you probably already read industry publications to keep up with news and events, why not see if there are hot topics that you can cover on your blog or other social media platforms?
Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of December 30, 2013
JANUARY 4, 2014
Understanding the Online ROI of Offline and Online Advertising
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
Roi (Photo credit: olivier.capel) There is a great article over at The Moz Blog on How to Track the Online ROI of Offline Advertising. Geoff Kenyon mentions some effective measurement tactics, including unique URLs and setting up redirects and campaign parameters in Google Analytics.
Sazcast Episode 36 – Google Plus with Dave Peckens
FEBRUARY 17, 2012
Why You Need Social Media, Even if Your Customers Don’t
APRIL 27, 2012
But this blog post isn’t an attempt to convince you that your future customers are using social media. In fact, Google even started to incorporate Google+ status updates into its search engine results; we’ve even written an entire blog post about how to use Google+ to gain better visibility in search engines! Well, here’s the thing: your customers probably are on social media. Can any B2B company make the case that its target audience isn’t on LinkedIn?
Should Your Company Blog?
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
Social Media to Sales (Photo credit: sazbean) Blogging has been a topic for over 10 years. Now that we have social media and other digital marketing tactics, does it still make sense for your company to blog? – Does It Still Make Sense For Companies to Blog?
How to Ensure Your Social Media Campaign Succeeds
JUNE 11, 2013
Check out your website’s search features, update your blog and contact pages, and possibly create a news page that highlights all the ways your company gives back to the community or how your company strides to be environmentally friendly.
Best of 2010 – 13 Twitter Tips for Increasing Engagement
DECEMBER 22, 2010
While it’s ok to post your blog posts to Twitter, etc., Comment on their blog posts. Ask questions and have conversations around the responses (can be great content for blog posts and also a nice source of market research). 2010 in Review!
How To Become Confident In Your Internet Video Blogs
OCTOBER 6, 2011
Video blogs are rapidly taking over the blogging world, but many Internet users are still apprehensive about making the transition from text blogging to video blogging. This will make your video blogs appear very confident and extremely knowledgeable.
Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 22, 2012
JANUARY 22, 2012
31 Unexpected Perks of Blogging You’ll Never Want to Give Up (ProBlogger). 5 Ways Blogging Is Better than Social Networking (Practical eCommerce). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 22, 2012… .
Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of September 23rd, 2013
SEPTEMBER 28, 2013
What Works with Twitter Today
OCTOBER 3, 2013
I know, blogging about Twitter? Image via CrunchBase Twitter has been with us for a while now – about a century in Internet years.
Why Your Content Always Need Images
DECEMBER 4, 2013
Every article, blog post, Facebook post, even Tweet is better with at least one image. Human eye (Photo credit: dullhunk) Posts with images are more attractive to the human eye. They are more likely to be shared and liked.
Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 14, 2012
JANUARY 14, 2012
Forget Blogging as Usual: 5 Outrageous Tips for Super-sized Attention (ProBlogger). Mastering the Art of Slow Blogging (ProBlogger). Jim’s Marketing Blog). 5 Ways to Ensure an SEO Campaign Fails (Daily Blog Tips). . .
Mastering the Art of Slow Blogging
JANUARY 9, 2012
How many people start a blog and then quit after two months? When you take off blogging at a sprint, posting daily or even three times per week, your idea generating and writing muscles can cramp up pretty quickly. Fast blogging can lead to “content inflation”. My blog exists primarily to support my claim that I write well, know what I’m talking about and have interesting ideas to add to the conversation. – Mastering the Art of Slow Blogging by Kelly Kingman.
6 Tips For Building a High Quality Blog Following
JANUARY 3, 2012
In 2010, New York City startup, Birchbox launched a blog about beauty products before it had any customers. The beauty sample delivery service – and its blog – exploded in popularity. Birchbox’s blog drives customer acquisition and retention, which means its readers are loyal enough to become subscribers, followers and customers. New blog subscribers – people who had willingly opted in to Birchbox content – pile on every month.
7 Simple Ways to Attract More People to Your Blog
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
Blogging is an art and it takes practice to really get right. There are few things more frustrating than pouring your blood, sweat, and tears into a masterfully crafted blog post only to see the analytics at a standstill days after posting. Here are a few tips for bringing more people to your blog, consistently. Not only can you use social to share your latest blog post, you can use it to source upcoming blog material too.
How to Improve Social Networking for Your Business
JANUARY 25, 2012
That’s why companies like Alerti offer social media monitoring services to let your company know what people are saying about you online, both on social networks and other forms of social media, like blogs. Image via Wikipedia.
An Easy Method for Content Curation
MARCH 9, 2011
To do this, I am subscribed to over 200 websites and blogs. Take a look at Technorati or Google Blog search to find influencer blogs in your industry. Curating content for your network is one great way to provide useful information.
Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 27, 2013
APRIL 27, 2013
Principles of Effective Blog Design
SEPTEMBER 30, 2011
What does that have to do with your blog? – Principles of Effective Blog Design. People judge books by the cover, and other people by their looks.
Ways to Empower Your Brand Ambassadors
JUNE 5, 2013
Though I do blog, I’m not a fashion or lifestyle blogger like College Prepster or Love Taza , and I certainly wouldn’t be considered a thought leader in that particular space. She enjoys blogging, TV, pop culture and tweeting @ericajmoss.
Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 7, 2012
APRIL 7, 2012
What You Need to Know Before You Start a WordPress Blog (ProBlogger). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 7, 2012… The Total Package: A Marketing Message That Resonates (Small Biz Trends).
Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of March 31, 2012
MARCH 31, 2012
9 Ways to Increase Visibility for Your Best Blog Content (HubSpot). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of March 31, 2012… Mascots Are Brands’ Best Social-Media Accessories (AdAge).
7 Interesting Approaches to Blog Comments: Which is Best?
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
Latte_Blog (Photo credit: digitalrob70) Whether comments are made on a blog, or spread across the social web, every business wants customers to make a (positive) noise about them. by Matt Owen The post 7 Interesting Approaches to Blog Comments: Which is Best?