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Google SEO Tutorial for Beginners | How To SEO A Website Step By Step (2017)

Google SEO Tutorial for Beginners | How To SEO A Website Step By Step (2017)


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Updated: SEO for Beginners 2016. A guide to search engine optimisation for Google in the UK and aimed at beginners.

Breakthrough SEO Video

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

BREAKTHROUGH SEO MARKETING VIDEO Breakthrough SEO Marketing helps businesses and organizations differentiate themselves online, for example, with SEO videos. We also help our clients engage and communicate with their customers. We specialize in mobile responsive website design that is also search engine friendly. To help our clients become more visible online, we use online marketing […]

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Introducing the New Placester Dashboard

by Colin Ryan @ Placester

 At Placester, we believe building and maintaining a real estate website should be incredibly simple. That’s why we’re bringing you the new Placester Dashboard, a redesigned home base for your Placester account. The Placester Dashboard makes it easier than ever to set up, launch, and maintain...

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The Conversion Rate Conundrum: Common Mistakes and What to Do Instead

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

In real estate, the axiom is location, location, location. It’s first and foremost. The number one consideration. For your digital efforts – email, web pages, eCommerce platforms – an argument could be made for a few different ones: search engine optimization (SEO), the user experience (UX), conversion rate optimization (CRO), or perhaps something else entirely. […]

How to Survive After a Shipwreck

How to Survive After a Shipwreck

by @ How to of the Day

While most people won’t ever be shipwrecked, it is a small possibility for people who do travel by water. In addition to the danger of dying when the ship sinks, there are many dangers after you’ve survived the initial sinking. Possible dangers include exposure, sharks, and more. However, by getting organized, cooperating with others, and taking steps to aid in your rescue, you’ll have much better odds of surviving a shipwreck. With some hard work and luck, you’ll survive this stressful ordeal.

How to do Seo Marketing in Mcallen Texas

How to do Seo Marketing in Mcallen Texas


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     SEO is a marketing discipline focused on growing visibility in organic (non-paid) search engine results. SEO encompasses both the technical and creative elements required to improve...

The New Real Estate Agent’s Guide to Licensing, Lead Generation, and More

by Elizabeth Christensen @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

After weeks and months of making pro/con lists and thinking about what you...

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The Guide to Figuring People Out

The Guide to Figuring People Out

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Guide to Figuring People Out written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Vanessa Van Edwards Podcast Transcript What if people came with a guide? Well, apparently they do. Understanding human behavior, including body language and posture, is one of the keys to effective communication at every level. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Vanessa Van Edwards. She is […]

Understanding Today’s DDoS Attacks

by brandogadmin @ Brandography

By now, you’ve probably heard of the major server attacks that left large websites inaccessible in many parts of the nation today. Like most people,...

Keyword Research Beyond SEO

Keyword Research Beyond SEO

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Keyword Research Beyond SEO written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Brian Dean Keyword research has long been the primary tool for search engine optimization plans. The idea was that you found out what people in your industry were searching for and you optimized your site and pages to try to show up on page one – pretty simple. Today, I believe that […]

The Rules of Effective Copywriting

The Rules of Effective Copywriting

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Rules of Effective Copywriting written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Joanna Wiebe I’m back at it again with another episode featuring a copywriter who just happens to think that effective storytelling is effective copywriting. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Joanna Wiebe. Wiebe is co-founder of Copy Hackers, a website dedicated to helping marketers boost website […]

How Telling Your Story Can Guarantee Affiliate Sales

by Kally Tay @ ThirstyAffiliates WordPress Plugin – Cloak Affiliate Links

The main objective of any affiliate marketer is to generate sales and bring in revenue. To make a profit, however, you need to promote your product in a way that will attract traffic and generate conversions. There are many ways of getting products out there for customers to see and

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Introducing the New Placester Dashboard

by Colin Ryan @ Placester

 At Placester, we believe building and maintaining a real estate website should be incredibly simple. That’s why we’re bringing you the new Placester Dashboard, a redesigned home base for your Placester account. The Placester Dashboard makes it easier than ever to set up, launch, and maintain...

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What Is Search Engine Optimization And Why Is It Important

What Is Search Engine Optimization And Why Is It Important


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Search engine optimization is nowadays more important than ever and it is necessary for every webmaster to understand the true meaning of SEO as well as the potential it creates for every business. What is SEO? Search engine optimization or SEO in short, is a set of rules that can be followed by website (or blog) owners to optimize their websites for search engines and thus improve their search engine rankings. In addition, it is a great way to increase the quality of their web sites by making them user- friendly, faster and easier to navigate. SEO can also be

Video SEO: Factors for Ranking in the Top 10 on Google

by Adam Coombs @ Unamo Blog

What does it take to rank your video in the top 10 results on Google? And on YouTube? Well, these are two very different enterprises entirely. A recent study found that 64% of all YouTube videos appearing in Google search results had a different rank hierarchy when searched on YouTube. In other words, videos ranking […]

Make Your Most Difficult Sale with Dealstorming

Make Your Most Difficult Sale with Dealstorming

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Make Your Most Difficult Sale with Dealstorming written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Tim Sanders Making the sale today is just a bit more complicated isn’t it? Buyers are armed with more data than ever, more advice than ever and often a buying process that makes it easier to kill a deal than buy anything. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape […]

The Result of Installing a Marketing System

The Result of Installing a Marketing System

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Result of Installing a Marketing System written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with John Arena and Bryan Zarnett For the last decade, I’ve been extolling the virtues of thinking systematically about marketing. Today I want to share a conversation I had with two entrepreneurs and their experience with the Duct Tape Marketing System. My guests for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast are […]

How to Enter the Entertainment Market in China?

by Gentlemen in China @ Marketing China

The Entertainment Market in China has growth Rapidly and most of Internet Giants are investing in this Market now. A market encouraged and stimulated by the Chinese government In five years, the Chinese entertainment industry has grown rapidly, with an annual growth rate of more than 17%. This growth is justified by two factors. The […]

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Digital Marketing News Roundup – August 2017

by Scott Sundblom @ Big Leap

  Changes happen in digital marketing nearly every day. Our monthly Digital Marketing News Roundups are designed to help you stay on top of the most impactful news regarding changes in organic search, paid search, social media, and content marketing. This month’s roundup includes news about Google AdWords extensions, Facebook’s diminishing engagement, and video in […]

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[Webinar Recording] Improve Your ROI With International and Multilingual SEO (ISEO)

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Although studies have shown that people prefer to use the web in their native language, translating websites was traditionally a complicated task, requiring significant IT-resources. Furthermore, translated websites often fail to reach their potential ROI because they skip the step of international search engine optimization. Presented on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in this hour-long webinar, Péter...

The Virtues of Team Leadership

The Virtues of Team Leadership

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Virtues of Team Leadership written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Howard Behar Leadership is perhaps one of the most unnatural traits of a natural entrepreneur. In fact, I think that people problems sink more organizations that product problems. Innovators are doers and rarely take the time to develop, nurture and teach their people, but those who do see the benefits in culture, teamwork, and […]

Get Rich Today by Teaching

Get Rich Today by Teaching

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Get Rich Today by Teaching written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Danny Iny Teaching is the new selling – has been for about ten years now. But, something has changed in the last year or two. Used to be that people could place some information online and as long as that info was useful, they were teaching. Today the bar has been raised and […]

How to Use Integrations to Increase Productivity

How to Use Integrations to Increase Productivity

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Use Integrations to Increase Productivity written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Wade Foster I love integrations – you know, those odd little bits of technology that allow one awesome tool talk to another. Integrations are so useful for automating, marketing, productivity, and of course getting things to happen that need to happen but won’t. For example, I use Infusionsoft as my CRM and marketing […]

Why Veterinarians Need Professionally Designed and Mobile-Friendly Websites

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Unless your website is optimized for Google’s mobile-friendly update, your rankings could disappear from Google’s mobile search results. It’s undeniable that pet owners love their furry, scaly, and feathered little friends. However, when your prospective clients’ pets have been injured, aren’t feeling well, or need to undergo their wellness exams, how will you get your […]

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10 Free Books on Social Media to Add to Your Summer Reading List

by Ann Smarty @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Social media in all its forms has become something more than the optional step into the modern business model it used to be. Now it is mandatory. Businesses from large corporations to tiny “mom and pop” shops are expected to have an online presence of some level. Not having a Facebook page or a Twitter account can actually lose you business. The best way to learn about social media is... [Read More...]

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How to Weatherproof a Door

How to Weatherproof a Door

by @ How to of the Day

Doors are frequently a source of drafts in your home, which can end up costing you big bucks in heating and cooling bills. Even if you’re not particularly handy, there are some quick and easy fixes you can do, like installing an adhesive weatherproofing strip or a draft fighting door sweeper. For a more permanent fix, you can install tension strips or an integral door sweep to improve insulation.

Transcript of Insights on Engagement

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

Transcript of Insights on Engagement written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Back to Podcast Transcript John Jantsch: More than anything else, I think that the way people buy is driving the changes in marketing today. In fact, that’s the biggest change is the buyer’s journey. We have entered, I believe, into something that people are calling the engagement economy and this week’s episode of The Duct […]

The Killer SEO Guide for B2B Companies: Strategies & Tools

by Assaf @ eTraffic

Any chance you Google searched for something related to B2B SEO and found yourself here..? This is exactly what you will learn in this guide: how your company can rank higher in organic search results for your relevant keywords.   This article will cover:   SEO Basics The difference between B2B & B2C SEO The role of keywords

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Headline Analyzers – Are They Worth It

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

More and more businesses are writing for themselves rather than outsourcing it to writing companies. If you’re a business owner who is writing a blog, then you probably don’t have...

Learning from Tasty

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

Case studies are a great way for local businesses to learn more about other successful companies that have implemented digital marketing strategies. Digital marketing can often seem overwhelming to local...

TV Show in China (China’s Got Talent) Goes Viral Across Social Media

by Benji @ Marketing China

TV Show in China ‘Rock & Roast King’ is an entertainment talent show (akin to China’s Got Talent) with audience voting and a judging panel that sought to launch their presence on Chinese social media. The show’s new series is set to be the biggest yet with a lot of hype generated online. Rock & Roast […]

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Local SEO for Small Businesses

by Adam Coombs @ Unamo Blog

Local SEO for Small Businesses The organic search results are already a tough place to fight for top rankings. Local search results? Even harder. Besides traditional SEO, there are a variety of local SEO ranking factors that small businesses and even larger franchises have to worry about when jockeying for the top positions for localized […]

Shifting Your Mindset for Business Success

Shifting Your Mindset for Business Success

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Shifting Your Mindset for Business Success written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Michael E. Gerber As any long time reader of mine knows, I’m into systems. Systems are what set a business apart from a job and systems are the thing that will set you free and enable you to someday sell your business should you choose to do so. So, what if, instead […]

Want to Be Like Amazon?

Want to Be Like Amazon?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Want to Be Like Amazon? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Bryan Eisenberg Podcast Transcript C’mon, how are you going to be like Amazon – I mean, why would you want to? Here’s the thing most don’t realize about Amazon – they do so many things like a small business that they are actually more nimble than much smaller organizations and they can […]

How to be a Great CEO – from the CEO of Coach.me

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

There comes a point when your responsibilities outweigh your capacities.  As a CEO, this can be a hard day of reckoning. There’s a lot of ego involved when wearing the badge, “Chief.”   I recently sat down with Tony Stubblebine, the CEO of Coach.me to unpack what makes a great...

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The How-To Guide to Handling Conflict on Remote Teams

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

Conflicts occur on any team, but on a remote team where face-to-face communication rarely, if ever, happens, noticing them is more difficult. As a remote team manager, you need to see those conflicts when they arise and have a plan to combat them when they do. While conflict is not always a bad thing, it... Continue reading

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Making Data Sexy

Making Data Sexy

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Making Data Sexy written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Annie Cushing Okay, I’ll be the first to admit that the headline for this post is kind of silly. But let’s face it, data, analytics, metrics and the like are just not some people’s cup of tea. (Yes, another cliche.) The problem with this fear or lack of interest in all things […]

The Science of Pre-Suasion

The Science of Pre-Suasion

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Science of Pre-Suasion written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Robert Cialdini Like so many others in marketing, one of the first books I read was Influence. Today this is required reading for anyone trying to persuade through writing, messaging, speaking – pretty much any form of communication. The principles outlined in this book have stood the test of time. So, it’s a […]

The Killer SEO Guide for B2B Companies | eTraffic

The Killer SEO Guide for B2B Companies | eTraffic


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SEO strategies, best practices, real examples & tools for B2B websites. Learn from eTraffic, a leading B2B SEO agency, how to excel in search marketing.

8 Cool Youtube Tools to Boost Your Creativity

by Ann Smarty @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Admit it, you spend well over the healthy amount of time on YouTube. We all do. With so much content, from amateur videos to professional films, being uploaded every day, it is an irresistible distraction and a bit of a productivity hazard… as well as a huge creativity booster! Youtube is a fantastic platform with a lot to offer. These eight cool YouTube tools will help you get the most... [Read More...]

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Why Local SEO is an Important Lead Generation Channel

Why Local SEO is an Important Lead Generation Channel

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why Local SEO is an Important Lead Generation Channel written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

SEO tools and strategies are constantly changing. All the while, it’s never been more important that you get found online when people go out there searching – particularly if you’re a local business. Your website is the foundation for how you get ranked and found locally. It’s important to have a well put together website […]

8 SEO Do’s and Don’ts for Business Owners

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

As a business owner, you have a business to run. So you’ve probably hired an SEO agency to develop your website and online presence. That’ll almost always give you the...

How to Reduce Cart Abandonment

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

If you’re not tracking all of the metrics possible on your eCommerce store, you need to start right away. It’s impossible to make any strategic changes to your website if...

Mastering Lean Metrics for Growth

Mastering Lean Metrics for Growth

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Mastering Lean Metrics for Growth written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ash Maurya When building a marketing plan for a client we often start with things like core message and ideal client. While these are certainly core elements of any effective marketing strategy, the place we should start is with metrics. Understanding what you plan to measure and how you plan to collect […]

Building a Good Life

Building a Good Life

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Building a Good Life written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jonathan Fields Life is very, very good. But, there are many forces seemingly aligned to make it not so. It takes work to live the life you were meant to live, but the payoff is so rewarding. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Jonathan Fields. […]

How to Produce Content with a Limited Budget

How to Produce Content with a Limited Budget

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Produce Content with a Limited Budget written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Chris Moody Podcast Transcript Yes indeed, it’s another show and post on content. Most businesses have a limited amount of budget and time for content production, so it’s crucial that you get very good at producing and repurposing everything you produce. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast […]

Top 5 Free SEO Auditing Tools for Your Website

by Mahum Ali @ Twinword, Inc.

Search engine optimization is playing an important role in websites and ranking keywords on landing pages. Auditing websites is not easy and very time consuming which is why you would need the help of certain tools to find problem areas within the website. I have listed my top 5 SEO auditing tools […]

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Content Amplification: How to Promote and Distribute Content Effectively

by Arnie Kuenn @ Content Marketing Institute

If content is not converting on its own, it’s hard to prove ROI of content marketing. It’s time to start using channels outside of organic traffic to deliver your content to desired audiences. It’s time for content amplification. Continue reading

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The Key to Success? Taking Care of Your Community

The Key to Success? Taking Care of Your Community

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Key to Success? Taking Care of Your Community written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Brian Clark Podcast Transcript Community building is a big deal – so are a lot of things, but there’s no question that building and taking care of a large community of folks that trust you is a great way to build a business. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape […]

How to Get Found Using Ever-Changing Local SEO Tactics

How to Get Found Using Ever-Changing Local SEO Tactics

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Get Found Using Ever-Changing Local SEO Tactics written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Mike Blumenthal Podcast Transcript People say a lot of things about SEO – it’s dead, it’s all tricks, it’s too hard. Here’s the thing – SEO, including and maybe especially local SEO, is certainly not dead – it’s more alive, necessary and vibrant than ever. It has shifted to become more of an […]

Be More Productive By Working Simply

Be More Productive By Working Simply

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Be More Productive By Working Simply written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Carson Tate Routine, process, to-do and task lists – that’s how we get stuff done right? Turns out the most productive individuals all have one thing in common and that’s a system. In search for that one, perfect system people use GTD, Franklin-Covey, Note pad, Evernote and a variety of hybrid tricks […]

7 Stoic Principles Every Entrepreneur Must Embrace

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

Philosophy’s absence from the business world is a crucial mistake. By and large ignored by popular culture and forgotten by the media, modern philosophy has been delegated strictly to the classrooms by its own doing. Rather than adapting to the times, modern philosophers have retreated into an ivory tower of...

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National Real Estate Statistics: 2015 Housing Market Update for September

by @ Placester

While the primary real estate statistics you should monitor each month pertain...

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Newsletter #236 – The Shameless Recycling Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Howdy! Due to travel, I have not curated any new articles for this week. I’ll be back to normal programming next week. But until then, here’s some of my recently updated marketing posts. 14+ Website Marketing Data To Track Now or Lose Forever You don’t have to have a big budget to be creepy. Read […]

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How Trello Can Be Your Secret Weapon for Agile Work

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

The agile methodology started out as an alternative take on project management in software development. Back in 2001, a team of IT professionals with a visionary approach laid down its principles in the Agile Manifesto. Agile promotes the profound concept that large projects can be broken down in smaller tasks. They are then completed in... Continue reading

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The Audience Valuation Engine: A New Model for Calculating the Value Per Subscriber

by Robert Rose @ Content Marketing Institute

If audiences are the asset – how should we value them? Robert Rose shares an overview of a new framework – the audience valuation engine – that offers an asset-based approach to calculating the value per subscriber. Continue reading

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How to Conduct Your Own Total Online Presence Audit

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Conduct Your Own Total Online Presence Audit written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Wondering why your prospects don’t find you on Google, or why your website doesn’t generate traffic and leads like you thought it would? How about why your competitors seem to show up for coveted keywords above you in search results? These are good questions that you should have the answers to. If you own or […]

Top 7 Mistakes That Kill Your Ads Conversion in 2017

by Guest Post @ Duct Tape Marketing

Top 7 Mistakes That Kill Your Ads Conversion in 2017 written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Business spends huge money on sending their message to customers, but the results leave much to be desired: For every $92 spent acquiring customers, only $1 is spent converting them; besides, only 8% of users pay attention to marketing ads and click on them. Yet, one assured method exists to generate lots of buzz about […]

Online Marketing for Veterinarians

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Click on the image or link below for important information for the future growth of your veterinarian practice! Marketing-for-Veterinarians

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10 No-Cost DIY SEO Tactics for Startups - Under30CEO

10 No-Cost DIY SEO Tactics for Startups - Under30CEO


Under30CEO

Bootstrap SEO doesn't guarantee success — and it's not "free," because you have to invest a ton of time. If you're facing a tight budget where you can't afford SEO services but want to optimize your website right away, however, this is the way to go.

The Art of the Real Estate Listing Presentation Follow-up

by @ Placester

Following up with real estate leads after your listing presentation requires a...

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12 SEO Mistakes Might Be Killing Your eCommerce Revenue

by Ron Dod @ Visiture

Hate Reading? Click Here for the Summary There are a lot of ways to drive traffic to your online store but, short of a customer who is already aware of you and typing in your URL directly, there’s no better traffic source than organic search. Yotpo collated data from over 60 million eCommerce orders, representing […]

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How to Integrate Guest Blogging Into Your Content Marketing Strategy

by Kelsey Meyer @ Content Marketing Institute

Is your content marketing strategy missing the guest-contributed content piece of the puzzle? Learn more about why your content published on third-party sites can make a critical difference – and how to get started. Continue reading

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How and Why (or Why Not) to Build a Chatbot

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

Are you ready for the visitors of tomorrow? Will your customers be able to get superior answers to their questions with your content? If you’re not using – or at least investigating – chatbots, your enterprise may not be ready. Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself Search Engine Optimization

Do-It-Yourself Search Engine Optimization


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Your knowledge about your business make you the person most capable of generating big web marketing results - more sales leads and new customers for your business.

How to Comfort Someone Who Is Crying

How to Comfort Someone Who Is Crying

by @ How to of the Day

You may want to help someone who’s crying but not know where to start. The most important part is to show that you care. Extend any help that you can and support their needs. Ask a few questions to make sure they feel safe or assess if they need anything. Overall, be generous with your time and allow them to talk about what’s on their mind.

How to Do Customer Engagement If You’re In a Unique Niche

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

I once worked with a business that specialized in making custom squirrel horror dioramas. If you’re wondering what in the world a custom squirrel horror diorama is, then you’ve proved an underlying point of this article. Unique niches are really tough for marketing. If there are 37 people on the planet that are in your […]

Gary Illyes on Link Value, Planning for Mobile First Index and More: Weekly Roundup

by Bonnie Stefanick @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

This week, there was much discussion and speculation around Gary Illyes claimed that you can’t know which links are critical, and how webmasters should understand what he was saying and why. The community also talked about what they hope to gain from when Google switches to mobile first indexation. Also as study shows that up to 87% of social shares go unattributed. Google’s Gary Illyes says you can’t know which... [Read More...]

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How To Become an SEO (how I did it, and how you can, too!)

How To Become an SEO (how I did it, and how you can, too!)


Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Are you interested in how to start your career in SEO? Do you even know what you want to do in such a career? Here's some food for thought on becoming an SEO.

Introducing Our First Association Partner: Mid Carolina Regional Association of Realtors

by @ Placester

At Placester, we’re committed to building better marketing solutions not just for agents and brokers, but also for real estate organizations of all kinds. That’s why we’re partnering with real estate associations around the country to power their websites and listings search experiences. Today...

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The Importance of Choosing Yourself

The Importance of Choosing Yourself

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Importance of Choosing Yourself written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with James Altucher Choosing Yourself sounds a tad selfish for some, but the fact is, it’s the only choice that allows you to be of service to others. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is James Altucher. Altucher is the author of many books including Choose Yourself, a Wall […]

Web Hosting vs. Domain Registration Explained

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Web Hosting and Domain Registration are two elements of running a website. But it’s important to understand the difference and use cases. Web Hosting is an account on a computer (aka server) that can store and serve website files via the Internet. Domain Registration is leasing a human-readable word (e.g., amazon.com) that directs people to […]

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Do Your Employees Want to Work Remotely? Here’s How to Make It Happen

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

The benefits of switching to a remote workforce convince many employers to consider the transition. A remote work model allows employers to hire the right talent, regardless of location. It eliminates the high operational costs of leasing office space. It also allows employers to build an engaged workforce that’s happier, healthier, and more productive. And... Continue reading

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The Guide to Market your Music in China

by Gentlemen in China @ Marketing China

In a country where more than 75% of the population listens to music, China’s music market is still very little developed compared to major powers like the United States. Developing and commercializing music in China remains an enormous challenge for the players, due to government regulations, the musical culture of individuals and how to establish […]

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Homepages Rarely Convert Because These 6 Elements Are Often Ignored

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

No, this headline isn’t clickbait. This article does contain critical homepage elements that are often overlooked. And you might be ignoring them. In fact, the examples I share here are a sure sign that many marketers still ignore critical homepage elements. And conversions are lost for these simple reasons. I’m not going to rehash what […]

Real Estate Marketing Defined: Targeted Facebook Advertising

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

Agents who thrive with real estate Facebook advertising didn’t always. It...

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How to Drink Noni Juice

How to Drink Noni Juice

by @ How to of the Day

Noni, also known as cheese fruit or morinda, has been used for thousands of years in the Pacific to treat health problems. Noni advocates claim that the juice treats problems ranging from low energy to cancer. Making juice at home is done simply by blending noni fruit and straining out the seeds. You can also buy it premade or as an extract. Since noni is an unproven herbal medicine, consult with your doctor before drinking and stop if you experience adverse health effects.

This Week in Content Marketing: Marketers, Not Publishers, Will Win With Long-Form Content

This Week in Content Marketing: Marketers, Not Publishers, Will Win With Long-Form Content

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

We explore Apple's record earnings, Google's new ad format, and AI bots that created a secret language. We also discuss Hasbro's failed bid for Lions Gate, rant about a media duopoly, and share an example of the week from Jim Cramer.
Continue reading

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New York City SEO | 5 Search Engine Optimization FAQs

by Christine Sigaty @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

In today’s digital world, search engine optimization (SEO) is essential for all businesses, no matter the size or the industry. After all, SEO is what determines whether or not you get found by browsers searching for your products or services. However, despite its importance, there are a lot of rules that constantly change, which can […]

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Write a Great Real Estate Blog Post in 12 Steps [Free Worksheet]

by @ Placester

Blogging is hard. At least that’s the common mantra. You may have hit a wall...

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Getting Started with Automated Email Marketing

by Sherice Jacob @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

Email marketing is one of those pivotal, game-changing facets of online marketing that nearly every serious marketer needs to not only know how to do — but do successfully. As you’ve learned to grow your business, you no doubt have come across email marketing jargon such as segments and drip feeds. But what does it […]

How to Set Up an Art Exhibition

How to Set Up an Art Exhibition

by @ How to of the Day

Whether you’re displaying your own work or that of other artists, holding an art exhibition is a uniquely enriching experience. However, it can be a real challenge to bring together so many different elements in a cohesive and meaningful way. That’s why when you’re staging an art exhibition of your own, it’s essential to have a plan. Once you’ve chosen a theme for your exhibition, you can begin taking submissions from interested artists, select an appropriate venue for the event and build marketing buzz that will allow your collection to be seen and appreciated by as many people as possible.

Rethinking SEO: How to Write for Search Engines in 2017 - TrackMaven | Marketing Analytics Software

Rethinking SEO: How to Write for Search Engines in 2017 - TrackMaven | Marketing Analytics Software


TrackMaven | Marketing Analytics Software

Yesterday’s SEO techniques are no longer relevant for today's search behaviors. Learn the keyword strategies that will get your content ranked in 2017.

Gambling Site Riding on Top US Universities to Google’s First Page

by admin @ eTraffic

Read our SEO research of a gambling site that hacked dozens of university and governmental websites for aggressive link building.

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Tips for Attracting Local Clients

Tips for Attracting Local Clients

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Tips for Attracting Local Clients written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with David Mihm Podcast Transcript Perhaps the hottest area in the world of search today is local. I’ve been writing about this topic for about ten years, but Google is finally taking it seriously. The reason? Plain old AdWords search revenue is starting to shrink and Google is looking to monetize the map […]

Can A Salesperson Really Think Like a Marketer?

Can A Salesperson Really Think Like a Marketer?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Can A Salesperson Really Think Like a Marketer? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Scott Ingram Podcast Transcript I wrote a book titled Duct Tape Selling – Think like a marketer, sell like a superstar. Occasionally, I hear from salespeople who read the book and acted on the advice and the story is always the same – it’s a lot of work but the payoff is worth […]

Franchise SEO: How to Apply Local SEO to Multiple Locations

by Avinash Nair @ Unamo Blog

From creating different landing pages to finding niche, relevant keywords, a lot of franchisors (and their SEO vendors) are neck deep in their search for the Holy Grail of franchise SEO. And that’s only the beginning. As a franchisor, you’re aware by now of the many pitfalls of attempting to unify information without duplicating it. […]

Using SEO To Maximize Your Content Marketing Strategy

Using SEO To Maximize Your Content Marketing Strategy


Jeffbullas's Blog

Search engines are an integral part of your content marketing strategy. In this article we discuss the core ingredients to success.

Marketing Day: RhythmOne buys YuMe, link building campaigns & the duopoly dilemma

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

SEO and your digital marketing strategy | Pronto Marketing

SEO and your digital marketing strategy | Pronto Marketing


Pronto Marketing

Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is an integral part of any digital marketing strategy; a focused element of an overall holistic approach to driving customers to your business via online platforms. In other words, marketing the modern way!What is SEO?SEO is primarily concerned with ensuring that your website ranks higher in search engine results, thereby driving more traffic to your site and potentially more business.

Marketing Day: Becoming an analytical marketer, holiday shopping forecasts & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Why You Must Increase Your Negative Reviews

Why You Must Increase Your Negative Reviews

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why You Must Increase Your Negative Reviews written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jay Baer Okay, I’ll admit, the headline for this post probably seems a little odd, so let me explain. No one likes or wants negative reviews, but the fact is, that’s how you get better. In a perfect world, everything your business does makes the customer smile, but I don’t know too […]

How to Enhance Your Real Estate Branding with Public Relations

by @ Placester

Once you’ve established a strong online presence — one that includes a fully...

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How to Do the Dead Bug Exercise

How to Do the Dead Bug Exercise

by @ How to of the Day

Watching a bug struggle to turn itself over from its back may seem gross to some people. But did you know that that bug requires a considerable amount of strength to turn itself back over? You can use a similar technique to a struggling bug to strengthen your abs and core muscles without putting pressure on your lower back. You can do the dead bug exercise by performing it in its traditional way or trying variations based on your strength.

Find the Right Key(words) & Open the Door to Success for Your Business

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Everyone seems to be going to Google these days to find answers to their questions and search for products or services they’re looking for. The top few search results are going to get the clicks since people don’t tend to look much beyond that. If you want your business to succeed online, you need to...

How to Choose Your Ideal Audience

How to Choose Your Ideal Audience

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Choose Your Ideal Audience written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Susan Baier You know what I love about the fact that I’ve been in business as long as I have – I finally figured out who I want to work with. No, really, it takes time.  I’ve been working with my ideal client for a number of years now but it’s still a […]

How SecureWorks Took Content Strategy From Guesswork to Game Changing

by Andrea Fryrear @ Content Marketing Institute

When Kira Mondrus joined SecureWorks, she wouldn’t start content marketing without personas and journey maps. She and her team built that necessary foundation and found success. Now she’s a 2017 Content Marketer of the Year finalist. Continue reading

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Restaurant Marketing – Off-page SEO activities

by Zopaash @ ResDiary

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Want To Step Up Your Trello Boards? You Need To Read This First

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

Whether you’re curious about Trello boards or just looking for new ideas, these 17 Trello board examples—for workflows like project management, development, sales, marketing, onboarding, and event planning—will provide you with an excess of inspiration for getting the most out of the platform. Trello boards can be used in nearly every aspect of business to... Continue reading

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How to Pay Attention in a Dull Class

How to Pay Attention in a Dull Class

by @ How to of the Day

Dull or boring classes can be a challenge to endure, especially if you’re trying to earn a top grade. Every student experiences a dull class once in a while, but the good news is that there are easy ways to keep yourself engaged while avoiding distractions. Coming to class prepared, striving to participate, and removing distractions like your cell phone and snacks are all strategies you can use to make it easier to pay attention.

How To Market Vitamins & Health Supplements in China

by Benji @ Marketing China

China consumed over CNY 109 billion (US$16.3 billion) of vitamins and dietary supplements (VDS) in 2015, with an 8% increase over 2016, this is a result of increasing disposable incomes and increasing health awareness of almost every segment of the rising Chinese urban, middle class. Indeed there are now over 350 million ‘middle class’ consumers […]

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The Invisible Influences that Surround Us

The Invisible Influences that Surround Us

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Invisible Influences that Surround Us written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jonah Berger Most of us believe we are in charge of the decisions we make throughout each day. To some extent we certainly are, but many of the decisions we make – what to wear, what to eat, what to buy, what to say – are driven by forces at the subconscious […]

Why a PPC Campaign Might Be Your Best SEO Move

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

It can be easy for even the most experienced digital marketers to get caught up in a single tactic. We can lose our creativity and then become worried when that...

Patience (with Search Engine Optimization) is a Virtue

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

When I first talk to potential customers about search engine optimization (SEO), I see them get really excited and enthusiastic about the possibilities. At some point, they ask how quickly it will be before they get a lot more organic search engine traffic. This is the part that can be difficult because although I get...

15 Resources to Bring Your Social Media Marketing Strategy to the Next Level

by Ann Smarty @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Working in social media marketing can be overwhelming, so you are forced to try to organize and scale tasks as much as you can. Sadly, behind that scaling effort hides another problem: You may ultimately build a routine and do the same thing day after day. Social media is all about variety though: Tactics change daily, new tools and apps are launched, new opportunities emerge. Bonus: Join Zest.is! Zest.is is... [Read More...]

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Entrepreneurial Lessons Through Craft Beer

Entrepreneurial Lessons Through Craft Beer

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Entrepreneurial Lessons Through Craft Beer written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with John Couture Creating an entirely new category of business has its upsides and downsides. On one hand, you get to take advantage of your unique position in messaging and publicity. Of course, you may also find that you spend a whole lot of extra time getting people to understand your concept. The payoff, […]

7 Biggest PPC Nightmares Sinking Your ROI

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

PPC advertising should be straightforward. You buy an ad. Your ad appears on Google. That ad gets clicked. You spend a little dough per click, and voila – you’re a marketing genius. Traffic is booming and you’re appearing in all the right places. Except that’s not always how it works. And for some strange reason, […]

How to Create Influence with Your Writing

How to Create Influence with Your Writing

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Create Influence with Your Writing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jon Morrow The bar for content that gets shared, clicked and moved on is much higher today than it used to be. In order to stand out, you must move beyond simple blog posts to content that includes severe depth, original data, stunning design or moving drama. My guest for this week’s […]

Three Time-Saving Youtube Search Tools to Bookmark

by Ann Smarty @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Youtube stores lots of valuable information. I find myself searching Youtube more and more often. It’s an awesome way to enhance your research, check your competitors’ visual tactics and even manage your own product reputation. For some reason, Youtube’s own search engine has always been somewhat lacking and while it has nice filters and supports handy search operators, it’s not quite usable. I have easier time to use Google to... [Read More...]

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10 Stunning Real Estate Listing Videos from 2015

by @ Placester

Each year, agents and brokers nationwide continue to raise the bar for the...

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How to Add Posts into a WordPress Page

by Kori Ashton @ San Antonio Web Design – WordPress Responsive Websites

Would you like to know how to add your #WordPress blog posts into a page? Here’s a free plugin and quick tutorial to teach you just how it’s done! More from Kori . Full Audio Transcript Hey, y’all welcome to another WordPress Wednesday. My name is Kori Ashton and I have a really cool plugin to […]

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How To Use Amazon for SEO & Content Marketing

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Amazon is the world’s largest online store. They sell more than the next 12 largest online stores…combined. If you run an online store, it’s senseless to view Amazon as a competitor (even though they are). Instead, it is more productive to use Amazon as a platform to make your store as profitable as it can […]

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Value Creation vs. Revenue Extraction: Which Kind of Business Are You?

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

There’s a problem in business. Okay, fine, there are plenty of problems in the wide world of business. Obviously, there are tons of good things in business brought about by new innovations, advances in technology, and improvements in customer engagement. But for all the new changes, old habits sure do die hard. Specifically, there are […]

How Financial Services Companies Build Relationships Through Content

by Dawn Papandrea @ Content Marketing Institute

As customer relationships evolve from in-person transactions to omnichannel engagement, consumer-facing banks and insurance companies have realized it’s time to step up their game. Here are some innovative examples. Continue reading

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The Best Strategy for Content Distribution? Go Organic. Here’s Why.

by Assaf @ eTraffic

Fruits and vegetables, poultry and cattle have all gone organic. Wine and coffee too. Cotton? Of course. Doesn’t it make perfect sense that content distribution will be next in line to go full-blown organic? Actually no. Money will continue to dominate content distribution marketing, and will probably only get more expensive, as everything else (did

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Two-day Search Engine Optimization Certification Classes Offered in Denver and Boulder, Colorado

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Do you have a pretty good understanding of search engine optimization (SEO) but are interested in advancing your knowledge to really make a difference for your business? Our two-day, hands-on, SEO training may be a great fit for you! You will learn the entire methodology that has helped many of our students and customers boost sales...

Why I Worship The God of Boredom

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

Why I Worship The God of Boredom. It’s 6:30am and I’m at it again. I’m writing this thing that you’re reading. Every morning, just as the sun is coming up, I sit down at my desk to write. I’m talking deliberate writing, with a serious expression on my face. This...

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Why Great Leadership is About Great Self Awareness

Why Great Leadership is About Great Self Awareness

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why Great Leadership is About Great Self Awareness written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Lolly Daskal Podcast Transcript Socrates and Plato are often cited as the source of the quote – “Know thyself,” but I like to quote Sun Tzu’s “Know thyself, know the enemy,” because, let’s face it – sometimes they are one in the same. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct […]

How to Build a Lead Magnet Into Your Product to Fuel Growth

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

If you’re looking for new ways to prospect new business for your product or service, a lead magnet could be a valuable investment. A lead magnet is essentially a gateway drug or a bribe to coax your target audience into your marketing or sales funnel. You ‘bribe’ a prospect with a specific piece of value […]

Get Anybody to Do Anything You Want

Get Anybody to Do Anything You Want

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Get Anybody to Do Anything You Want written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Phil M. Jones Podcast Transcript The title of this post is misleading and maybe even a bit disturbing to some, so let me clarify that I mean for good only! By studying human behavior and language, you can put yourself in the best possible position to do good and help others by […]

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Keywords: The Step-by-Step Guide to Keyword Research

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Learn How to Identify Your Most Important and Lucrative SEO Keywords Thanks for your interest in our SEO keywords guide. There’s probably a good chance that you found this guide through an online search on Google. Well, this is exactly what this primer is all about: you will learn proven and tested processes that will...

Marketing Day: Twitter Teams on mobile, Ads.txt adoption & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Illuminate the Path Forward

Illuminate the Path Forward

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Illuminate the Path Forward written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Nancy Duarte and Patti Sanchez Great leadership involves great storytelling – it’s simply a proven fact. Storie create emotion and the greatest way to influence someone is to move them. There’s been a lot written about this topic over the last few years, but few people know how to craft a great […]

Rolling Out The Red Carpet For Your Customers

Rolling Out The Red Carpet For Your Customers

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Rolling Out The Red Carpet For Your Customers written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Donna Cutting Let me ask you this – think about how much time you spend trying to get clicks, drive traffic, make the phone ring. Now, compare that to how much time you spend making sure your customers have an amazing experience every single time they interact with your company. See any gaps? […]

How to Negotiate As If Your Life Depended On It

How to Negotiate As If Your Life Depended On It

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Negotiate As If Your Life Depended On It written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Chris Voss Podcast Transcript The idea that you might negotiate deals and jobs and even pay raises like a hostage negotiator might seem a little crazy, but when it comes down to it, understanding and dealing with human emotions in slightly charged environments is something most of us address daily. What if you […]

5 Ways To Increase Facebook Ad Reach using Custom Audiences

by Guest Post @ Duct Tape Marketing

5 Ways To Increase Facebook Ad Reach using Custom Audiences written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing

With more than 2 billion monthly active users, Facebook has grown to become the kingpin of social media platforms. No matter what type of business you’re running, Facebook has an audience for you. Facebook’s Advertising platform provides tons of Ad targeting options that enable you to precisely define your target audience and reach them, no […]

Restaurant Marketing – SEO in practice

by Zopaash @ ResDiary

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One Surprisingly Effective Way To Virtual Team Success

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

A handshake or high five for a job well done is a common scene at offices with on-site teams. Employees and their supervisors interact on a daily basis and it’s easy to celebrate milestones or other achievements. However, those moments are more difficult to create on a remote team, especially one that’s distributed across multiple... Continue reading

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Is Your Comfort Zone Holding You Back?

Is Your Comfort Zone Holding You Back?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Is Your Comfort Zone Holding You Back? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Andy Molinksy Podcast Transcript I think many of us associate time outside of our comfort zone as a negative thing, but in my experience, it’s where all growth occurs. I’m not suggesting you need to subject yourself to painful experiences but I do think if you fear something there’s a pretty good chance […]

24 Experts Share How to Avoid Big Mistakes in Content Marketing

by Ann Gynn @ Content Marketing Institute

Though we hate to admit our mistakes, they can be our best teachers. But you don’t always have to make them to learn from them. Experts presenting at Content Marketing World reveal 24 mistakes they’ve encountered – and how to fix them. Continue reading

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Find Out Why Nobody is Finding Your Content

Find Out Why Nobody is Finding Your Content

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Find Out Why Nobody is Finding Your Content written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Brian Dean I believe that elements of SEO are now elevated to the strategic level. In other words, as you plan your message, website structure, and content for your marketing, you better include some research commonly seen as a technical aspect of SEO. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct […]

10 Useful Cheatsheets for Bloggers

by Ann Smarty @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Choosing to run a blog is a big decision. Whether it’s a business blog or just a way to make some extra money, it will eventually consume your life. The work you put into it, the joy you feel when it takes off, the frustration when it doesn’t – all of these are part of the natural emotional cycle of the blogger. With so much to do in order to... [Read More...]

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How to Dominate Local Search: Real Estate SEO Tips and Tricks from Bellator Agent Jeff Nelson

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

In the span of a year, Alabama real estate agent Jeff Nelson went from zero...

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How to Rock Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

How to Rock Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Rock Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Viveka von Rosen Poll a group of marketing experts and about half will tell you LinkedIn has little value in the marketing mix. My guess is that most that feel that way are only thinking of mining for and closing deals. Though a lot of business is done via LinkedIn selling, it’s […]

The Relationship Between Branding and Emotion

The Relationship Between Branding and Emotion

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Relationship Between Branding and Emotion written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Javier Sanchez Lamelas I think most small businesses have trouble relating to some of the best practices of very large organizations. Things like branding and storytelling seem like vague concepts rather than concrete tactics. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Javier Sanchez Lamelas. He is […]

How to Give Your Content CPR

How to Give Your Content CPR

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Give Your Content CPR written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Markeing Podcast with Laura Belgray There are at least 2193 ways to make your content better and the best copywriters know them all. However, there are just three things that every marketer must master to dramatically improve their copy. Your web pages, brochures, and emails must have Clarity, Personality, and Resonance (CPR). Review every word you […]

Should Chatbots Be a Part of Your Marketing Strategy?

Should Chatbots Be a Part of Your Marketing Strategy?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Should Chatbots Be a Part of Your Marketing Strategy? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ben Beck Podcast Transcript You know the topic of bots is a hot one when the Internet marketing crowd starts selling courses on making millions with chatbots! But, there’s reason for small business owners to start paying attention to this category as it’s probably here to stay. Facebook is pushing bots in messenger […]

SEO Basics You Need To Master for Your Affiliate Marketing - ThirstyAffiliates WordPress Plugin - Cloak Affiliate Links

SEO Basics You Need To Master for Your Affiliate Marketing - ThirstyAffiliates WordPress Plugin - Cloak Affiliate Links


ThirstyAffiliates WordPress Plugin - Cloak Affiliate Links

Search Engine Optimisation, or SEO, is one of those things that top the list of almost all online marketer’s priorities. We don’t spend a lot of time wondering how it started – but it’s obvious that SEO is a big part of our day-to-day marketing operations. Some say the birthRead More

10 of the Most Innovative Real Estate Videos from 2017

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

Posting real estate videos on your website and social media channels can help...

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6 tips for making a logo part of your email campaigns

by Contributing Author @ Vertical Response Blog

Don't embark on a logo design project without considering how a new logo will work with your email marketing efforts

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8 Ways Intelligent Marketers Use Artificial Intelligence

by Karola Karlson @ Content Marketing Institute

Every day your team postpones using innovative AI-powered solutions in your content marketing, you’re losing competitive edge. Discover eight ways to leverage AI to beat – or at least compete with – your competition. Continue reading

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The Impact of Dynamic Communication

The Impact of Dynamic Communication

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Impact of Dynamic Communication written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jill Schiefelbein Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Jill Schiefelbein. Schiefelbein is an entrepreneur, former college professor, professional speaker and communication expert, and the author of Dynamic Communication: 27 Strategies to Grow, Lead, & Manage Your Business. She and I discuss why the secret […]

July Algorithm Updates, New AdSense Rule, GSC Data Anomoly & RIP Flash: Weekly Forum Update

by Bonnie Stefanick @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

Over the last couple weeks there has been extensive discussion around potential algorithm updates in July. Webmasters were reporting issues with Bing Webmaster Tools and Google Search Console reported a data anomaly in search analytics data. We also say good bye (or good riddance depending on your point of view) to Adobe Flash, and more. July Algorithm Changes Read full discussion here This months Google update thread on Webmaster World... [Read More...]

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The Future of Social Media Marketing

The Future of Social Media Marketing

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Future of Social Media Marketing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jason Keath Not long ago I wrote a post titled – Why Social Media Isn’t Working Anymore. In it, I shared my view of the role of social media marketing going forward. I’m not alone in this view as research certainly backs this up. A recent study by Social Fresh, called the […]

Video Marketing

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Video-Marketing-Infographic

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How to Do a Cartwheel

How to Do a Cartwheel

by @ How to of the Day

The cartwheel is a basic gymnastics skill that will strengthen your upper body and help you work your way up to more advanced moves. There are two basic types: the front-to-back and the side-to-side cartwheel. With the side-to-side cartwheel, you'll start and end in the same direction. Performing the front-to-back cartwheel will land you facing the opposite direction in which you began. The front-to-back is the most common type of cartwheel. To learn either type you’ll need to find a safe environment in which you can practice placing your hands and feet in a way that’ll propel you forward and upside down.

How Push Notifications Can Increase User Engagement (With Examples)

by Sherice Jacob @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

It’s hard to imagine going anywhere without your mobile device these days. From kids tethered to their phones, to grandmas Facetiming with their grandkids, our smartphones have become as much a part of our lives as our opposing thumbs. But just how do companies get those opposing thumbs tapping when you’re not in store, checking […]

How to Do Local SEO: The Definitive Company Guide

How to Do Local SEO: The Definitive Company Guide


Clickx

Learn how to do local SEO strategies with this ultimate guide. Clickx is a local SEO company and this article will help you get started.

How Do I Use LSI Keywords For Website SEO?

by Joseph Shih @ Twinword, Inc.

Google’s aim is to deliver to its users the most relevant content with the highest quality. Some indicators of quality are the website’s backlink profile, domain authority, and not being spammy. As for indicators of relevance, ever since the Panda Update of Google’s search algorithm, Google has been shifting their approach of detecting relevance […]

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You Need SEO to Improve Your Online Visibility, Increase Visitors, Leads, and Customers

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Do you know how many potential visitors you are missing by not having SEO done for you for online visibility? When you are missing out on visitors, it means that you are also missing out on customers. Visitors become leads and leads become customers. So you are failing to acquire customers and other opportunities if […]

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This Week in Content Marketing: Advertising Industry Prepares for Plummet

This Week in Content Marketing: Advertising Industry Prepares for Plummet

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

We discuss possible signs of an ad industry slump, Google's ad fraud mea culpa, and AI at The Washington Post. Australia and U-Haul feature in our rants and raves, then we close the show with an entrepreneurial example of the week. Continue reading

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Marketing Day: SEO content audits, YouTube ad tips & The Media Trust’s ‘first vendor network’

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

5 Key Milestones to Develop and Advance Your Content Marketing Program

by Heather Levy @ Content Marketing Institute

What does it take for your content marketing program to mature in your organization? Explore the levels in Gartner’s Content Marketing Maturity Model and learn the five key attributes your program must have for any progress. Continue reading

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Marketing Insights to Increase Growth and Exposure

Marketing Insights to Increase Growth and Exposure

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Marketing Insights to Increase Growth and Exposure written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Josh Steimle The job of the marketer has changed dramatically over the past decade. In fact, I would suggest with the onset of digital marketing and the set of data that comes with it, the job has changed more in the last ten years than it did the previous 100. My guest […]

Have Questions?

by Brian Koenig @ Smile Marketing

We are committed to providing you, our valued clients, with the best digital marketing solutions. Our goal isn't to work for you, but rather to work with you to achieve your new patient goals. Communication is what makes this possible. So if you have questions, our doors are open. Need help adding new patient subscribers? Need […]

Marketing Day: AMP links at large, August’s top 10 YouTube video ads & FTC news

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: How Facebook’s, Instagram’s and Snapchat’s audience size estimates compareSep 15, 2017 by Tim Peterson Facebook’s and Snapchat’s self-serve ad-buying tools estimate the size of advertisers’ target audiences. Here is how those […]

“By Your Powers Combined…”: Integrating SEO and Content Marketing for Greater Success

by Stephen Porritt @ Big Leap

Back in the ‘90s, there was a cartoon called Captain Planet and the Planeteers. It was about a group of five teenagers—of surprising racial diversity—who each had a ring granting them super powers. They used these powers to fight pollution, and when the job was too big for them to handle alone, they put their […]

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SearchCap: SEO content audits, a search marketer’s view of Facebook & a link study

by Amy Gesenhues @ SearchCap: Daily Search Engine News Recap

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

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How to Think About Hustle

How to Think About Hustle

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Think About Hustle written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Neil Patel The word Hustle sometimes gets a bad wrap. In days of old, it conjured up thoughts of Getting Hustled as in a scam. Even today its meaning can get lost in a work all day and night Gary V kind of hustle. But I think there’s a middle ground – more […]

How National Companies Can Get Friendly in Local Markets

How National Companies Can Get Friendly in Local Markets

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How National Companies Can Get Friendly in Local Markets written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Megan Hannay Podcast Transcript I’ve long been a big fan of partnering with not for profits in your community. (I wrote about this in The Referral Engine.) There are so many organizations that need and deserve our support and by partnering you further cement your business as a community asset. When an organization […]

SEO for New Websites and Startups? Not So Fast. Learn the Difference Between Setup and Ongoing SEO

by admin @ eTraffic

  You’ve just launched a new website? You must be thinking – I need SEO! You do. And you don’t. You do need to make your site SEO friendly – setup SEO. You don’t need to start with heavy-duty SEO – ongoing SEO.   This article will cover:   Effective traffic channels for early-stage websites

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Newsletter #233 – Best Ways To Message Match Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Hello, hello! Here are this week’s useful reads… How To Use Amazon for SEO & Content Marketing I wrote a guide to how I mine Amazon.com for insights, keywords & content. Read it here… Takeaway: Amazon.com has a wealth of information for marketers. Use it.   Hack Your Sales Funnel with Facebook Interest & Behavior […]

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Boston Link Building | What Should I Know About Link Building?

by Emily Creighton @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

How do people find your website? If you can’t answer this question, it is time to sit down and think about your digital marketing strategy. While organic searches are great, and social media references are awesome as well, link building is a quality strategy to generate better metrics. But, more often than not, people overlook […]

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Dental Website Debut for Eastwood Dental Clinic – Smile Marketing

by SEO Team @ Smile Marketing

Check out our most recently launched dental website below:   Eastwood Dentist Dr. Khurram Usman Eastwood Dental Clinic 1 First Avenue Eastwood, NSW 2122 Phone: (02) 9874 5101 Dentist Dr Khurram Usman offers a broad range of dental services given with a gentle, compassionate touch. Pain-free dentistry means your visits are easy. Benefit from our […]

Sonic Branding and the New Rules of Marketing and PR

Sonic Branding and the New Rules of Marketing and PR

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Sonic Branding and the New Rules of Marketing and PR written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with David Meerman Scott Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is David Meerman Scott, one of the pioneers of inbound marketing and author of many books including the 6th edition of The New Rules of Marketing & PR. The New Rules of Marketing & PR has been translated […]

Is Being Congruent the Secret to Making More Money?

Is Being Congruent the Secret to Making More Money?

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Is Being Congruent the Secret to Making More Money? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Carrie Wilkerson Podcast Transcript Don’t let the title of this post fool you, it’s not about doing something to make more money, it’s about being true to yourself and the fact that often that’s the secret to success that few talk about. If you hang around a long-time entrepreneur for any length […]

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Organic SEO Tips Learn what to do to gain better organic ranking

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Marketing Day: E-commerce SEO mistakes, Facebook tests new ad format & interactive native content

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Placester Partners with RE/MAX INTEGRA to Provide Websites to Associates Across North America

by @ Placester

At Placester, we’re fortunate to work with incredible partners like the National Association of REALTORS®, which has enabled us to reach a million-plus REALTORS® to offer exclusively discounted websites and marketing services through its REALTOR Benefits® Program. Today, I’m thrilled to...

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Is There Such a Thing As Work-Life Balance?

Is There Such a Thing As Work-Life Balance?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Is There Such a Thing As Work-Life Balance? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Carrie Wilkerson Ah, yes, balance, now there’s a goal. But as a small business owner is it even possible? No, I don’t think so, at least not in the traditional 2 + 2 = 4 kind of way. Balance for me is less about accounting for where you spend your time and […]

How to Become a Thought Leader

How to Become a Thought Leader

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Become a Thought Leader written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Elizabeth Marshall Podcast Transcript Thought leadership – now there’s a term that’s been abused of late. Yes, thought leadership is a tremendous posture to work from, but it’s earned, not proclaimed. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Elizabeth Marshall. I like to call her the consultant […]

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How to Tear Down Silos to Create a Culture of Content

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

Marcus Sheridan saved his pool company by using content as a sales tool. What would it take to make content the star of your brand’s sales? Knock down silos to create a culture of content. Marcus shares how to do that. Continue reading

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Who Would You Add to Your Content Marketing Team?

by Ann Gynn @ Content Marketing Institute

If you could add someone from another department or industry to your content marketing team, who would it be? Here are 22 suggestions from Content Marketing World presenters. Their answers are enlightening – and usually realistic. Continue reading

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3 tips to wake up nonresponders and boost email open rates

by Contributing Author @ Vertical Response Blog

Don't give up on email nonresponders. We walk you through three tips to wake them up and give your email open rates a boost

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Remote Mission Statements: How to Give Your Culture a Boost

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

The first step to building your remote company culture and achieving your common vision? It’s a no-brainer: start with your mission statement. It does sound easy on paper, but crafting a powerful remote mission statement is an important and (a tiny bit) complicated task. Outlining the goals and vision of a whole team is a... Continue reading

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Introducing Custom Lead Capture Forms and Pages

by Colin Ryan @ Placester

These days, it feels like every website, article, video, or blog post is after our contact information. Most internet users’ inboxes are full of junk emails they don’t even remember subscribing to—and real estate is no different. So when you ask your website visitors for their email or phone...

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4 Mistakes I Learned About Marketing and Data While Working at a Fortune 50 Company

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

For the past nearly 3 years, I’ve been in charge of Audience Development for one of the largest media companies in the US. I learned a LOT during that time. Even more important, I learned a lot about what NOT to do. Not all of these things were personal ‘mistakes’ per se. Some were top […]

How to Network Effectively

How to Network Effectively

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How to Network Effectively written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Dave Delaney Networking has always been a powerful way to generate leads. In the same breath, it’s often seen as something to dread on both the hunting and being hunted fronts. People are very good at networking don’t even seem like they are doing it, they’re simply always connecting people and that’s the […]

A Guide to Multi-Site Dental Marketing

by Brian Koenig @ Smile Marketing

These days, relying on referrals and traditional media alone won’t keep your schedule openings full. Especially if you’re a multi-location practice. Let’s face it, the “Yellow Page era” is over. If you want to maintain profitability for all your locations, you must dominate online.

How to Create a Core Message

How to Create a Core Message

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How to Create a Core Message written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch In this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, I’m going to talk to you about Creating a Core message for your company. I’m not interviewing anyone – it’s just me talking to you and providing you with valuable advice on how to successfully navigate through your Customer Journey. Using my own […]

China is a ‘WeChat Centric’ Society

by Benji @ Marketing China

In China we are truly living in a WeChat (Weixin) ‘centric’ society. This behemoth of an application built by Tencent has grown to become the largest and most pivotal social network in Mainland China. Any comprehensive marketing campaign involves an element of WeChat strategy. Here we shall explore the key elements of the app that […]

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How To Set Realistic Expectations In Your SEO Marketing Strategy

by James Straatman @ Big Leap

Understanding and setting realistic expectations is truly at the heart of any successful SEO marketing campaign. In this article, you will will be presented with a practical approach to understanding the fundamentals and how to set the proper foundation for establishing thriving, long-term client and agency SEO marketing relationships.   Understanding the Fundamentals There are […]

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China Internet Authorities Issued New Regulations for Wechat Groups & Forums

by Olivier @ Marketing China

China Internet authorities issued new regulations (here) on the country’s instant messaging group chats on Thursday, requiring group wechat owners to take full responsibility for the management of the groups. It is also available in QQ, Baidu tieba etc… Most of conversation in China are on Groups. Closed group because people can speak freely… New […]

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How to Free Up More Time In Your Work Week

How to Free Up More Time In Your Work Week

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How to Free Up More Time In Your Work Week written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Mandi Ellefson Podcast Transcript What’s your biggest problem? Is it time? Focus? Delegation? Those are the problems I hear about all the time and are seemingly the most difficult to solve. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Mandi Ellefson, a scalable freedom strategist and founder […]

How to Lower DHEA

How to Lower DHEA

by @ How to of the Day

Keeping your hormone levels in check can boost your quality of life in every way. Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is one of the most important hormones in your body as it regulates the production of androgens and estrogens. To lower your DHEA levels, start by eating a healthy diet, exercising, and getting the right amount of sleep. Talk with your doctor and ask them to monitor your levels over time. Be careful about any medications that you take and over time you should start to see and feel the positive results.

How To Segment Your Content Marketing Strategy: 4 Types of Content for 4 Types of Audience

by admin @ eTraffic

Your content is a strategic marketing tool. In order to maximize its potential, and reach the widest audience possible, you need to understand how to segment your audience and craft your content accordingly.   This article will detail the 4 types of content tailored for the 4 types of audience: Conversion focused content for experts

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SearchCap: AdWords AMP landing pages, Google & Apple tracking & SEO mistakes

by Barry Schwartz @ SearchCap: Daily Search Engine News Recap

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on and from other places across the web.

The post SearchCap: AdWords AMP landing pages, Google & Apple tracking & SEO mistakes appeared first on Search Engine Land.

How to Create Content for the Technical B2B Buyer

by Rebecca Geier @ Content Marketing Institute

Over one-third of engineers dig at least four pages deep in Google search results in their B2B buyer journey. And that’s not the only atypical behavior. If your buyer is a technical professional, you’ll want to learn these five trends. Continue reading

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22 Examples From Brands (and Marketers) That are Winning at Content Marketing

by Stephanie Stahl @ Content Marketing Institute

Want some inspiration to advance your content marketing practices? Look no further than these Content Marketing Awards Project of the Year finalists, and the remarkable things they achieved through content marketing. Continue reading

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Top 10 Basic SEO Tips That Every Beginner Should Know

by Mahum Ali @ Twinword, Inc.

Are you new to search engine optimization and don’t really know where to start? I’m going to tell you my top 10 basic SEO tips for beginners. There are other topics that affect SEO, but I am only going to cover the most important ones here. 1. Keywords Keywords are topics that […]

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Convert Your Ideas and Messages Into Memorable Narratives

Convert Your Ideas and Messages Into Memorable Narratives

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Convert Your Ideas and Messages Into Memorable Narratives written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ron Ploof Podcast Transcript I enjoy it when someone can take a complex idea and make it simple without removing its initial power and intent. Storytelling is all the rage these days, but few are equipping people to actually use the power of stories. My guest for this week’s episode of the […]

The Evolution of the Google SEO Algorithm

by admin @ eTraffic

It’s hard to believe, given the vast amount of websites available globally, but there is one single company, in this decentralized environment, that dictates the behavior of millions of sites – Google. Almost any company wishing to have a significant

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A Guide to International SEO: Strategies and Guidelines

by Natalie Severt @ Unamo Blog

You have a business. Your business has a website. You use localized keyword research and traditional SEO tactics to help your business rank well online. You have a diversified backlink profile and high domain authority. Congratulations! But now you want to expand. And this is where it gets complicated. How do you create an international […]

Boston Email Marketing | How Can I Create Engaging Emails?

by Tayler Grossman @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

Email marketing is a powerful tool that encourages your audience to engage with content. It also helps to nurture leads in your database along their buying journey. Whether you are new to Boston email marketing or simply want to enhance your customer engagement skills, your business can benefit from these proven tips for successful email […]

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Marketing Day: Live chat best practices, the holy grail of engagement & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Real Estate SEO: 7 Ways to Earn Traffic & Leads

Real Estate SEO: 7 Ways to Earn Traffic & Leads


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Real estate SEO is critical; 89% of home buyers are using the internet to search for a home. Get 7 tips to capture real estate-related traffic.

Be the Best Vet in Town through Digital Marketing

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Can Pet Owners Find You When They Look for a Vet Online? People love their pets and consider them part of the family. Even during a recession, 81 billion was spent on pet care worldwide. Wouldn’t it be great to be the one most people turn to for their pet care needs? Pet Owners Use […]

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The Myth of the Starving Artist

The Myth of the Starving Artist

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The Myth of the Starving Artist written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jeff Goins Podcast Transcript There are very few – maybe no – original ideas left, so stop beating yourself up looking for that one amazing new idea. The best and most profitable innovations are often created when someone blends two or three existing ideas in entirely new ways. It’s okay to be […]

What Is Video Marketing

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

What Is Video Marketing? Video marketing is a rather easy concept to define, as it is focused on using video to promote or market your brand, products, or services. Strong online marketing campaigns incorporate video into the mix. Why is Video Marketing Important for Your Business? In such a fast-paced world, many consumers would rather […]

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Secrets to Finishing What You Start

Secrets to Finishing What You Start

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Secrets to Finishing What You Start written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jon Acuff Podcast Transcript Turns out that the secret to finishing what you start is a lot about how you actually start. What your goals are, why you set an objective, how you design your habit changes are the keys to crossing the finish line. My guest for this week’s episode of […]

The Science of Pre-Suasion

The Science of Pre-Suasion

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The Science of Pre-Suasion written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Robert Cialdini Like so many others in marketing, one of the first books I read was Influence. Today this is required reading for anyone trying to persuade through writing, messaging, speaking – pretty much any form of communication. The principles outlined in this book have stood the test of time. So, it’s a […]

How GE Gives Recruiting Content a Personality Lift

by Clare McDermott @ Content Marketing Institute

Learn how 125-year-old manufacturing-turned-digital-industrial giant attracts a new generation of innovation-seeking talent. Discover its ideas that any company can use to give recruiting-focused content marketing a personality lift. Continue reading

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The Hidden Personality Types That Drive Everything We Do

The Hidden Personality Types That Drive Everything We Do

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The Hidden Personality Types That Drive Everything We Do written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Gretchen Rubin Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Gretchen Rubin, she writes on habits and happiness. She is the author of a number of New York Times Bestselling books including The Happiness Project and a new book, The Four Tendencies. She and I […]

Six free SEO tools to boost your search engine rankings | VerticalResponse

Six free SEO tools to boost your search engine rankings | VerticalResponse


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Being found by the search engines is as important as being found by the right customer. Discover a list of free SEO tools to improve your search visibility.

What If What We Know About Marketing Is What’s Holding Us Back?

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

Joe Pulizzi shares an excerpt from his and Robert Rose’s upcoming book – Killing Marketing: How Innovative Businesses Are Turning Marketing Cost into Profit. The duo reveals how most businesses approach marketing the wrong way. Continue reading

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Find More Ideal Customers with Buyer Personas

Find More Ideal Customers with Buyer Personas

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Find More Ideal Customers with Buyer Personas written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Adele Revella You know how much I love to talk about strategy -well, the reason is that strategy before tactics is how the game is played – I mean, if you want to win. But, what exactly is strategy? It’s many things I suppose, which one of the reasons it’s so vexing […]

How to Run Meetings Nobody Hates

How to Run Meetings Nobody Hates

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Run Meetings Nobody Hates written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Cameron Herold It’s pretty much a given in most organizations – meetings are a necessary evil and that’s just it – they are evil. The thing is – it’s not that meetings suck – it’s that most people suck at running them. I often joke that the reason I work for myself […]

How to Welcome the New Kid at School

How to Welcome the New Kid at School

by @ How to of the Day

Coming into a new school can be very difficult for anyone. You’re in a new environment with people you don’t know instead of your old friends. If you want to help a new kid feel welcome, making a good first impression is crucial. From there, you’ll want to help them get a handle on their new school and integrate themselves fully.

SearchCap: Google iOS app trends, difficult clients & content SEO

by Barry Schwartz @ SearchCap: Daily Search Engine News Recap

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on and from other places across the web.

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How to Implement a Content Marketing Platform in a Global B2B Organization

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

Over 18 months, Rachel Schickowski and Stan Miller implemented a content marketing platform – a hub for all the marketing content of Rockwell Automation – for a team of 600 marketers around the world. Now, they share how they did it. Continue reading

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Ex-SNL Writer Reveals How to Spend 5 Minutes a Day to Improve Storytelling

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

Take chinchillas and marshmallows. Pick circuses and bacon. Or start from the beginning of the fun – and useful – word-play game from the former executive producer of The Colbert Report and now a corporate social media manager. Continue reading

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Guide to Entering the Chinese Luxury Market

by Benji @ Marketing China

The Chinese Luxury Market is now the most sizeable in the world. With burgeoning levels of wealth and disposable income come changing expectations from consumers.   The Definitive Guide to Entering the Chinese Luxury Market Over the course of 2016, total Chinese consumer expenditure rose by 7%, far high than global average levels of 2.3% […]

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Designing for Better Analytics: 5 Decisions Web Designers Fail to Make

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

The bad news: If you fail to make an analytics-friendly website design, you won’t get the best analytics insight. The good news: It’s easy to make analytics-friendly design decisions. Here are five tips on how to do it. Continue reading

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How to Generate Real Estate Marketing Ideas for 5 Types of Content

by @ Placester

Ask any artist how they get inspiration for their projects and you’ll likely...

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How to Deodorize a Car

How to Deodorize a Car

by @ How to of the Day

Cars develop smell over time from food, pets, messes, and other sources. Luckily, a car is usually easy to deodorize in a few simple steps. Clean your car thoroughly and apply substances to remove odor. If you notice a potentially dangerous smell, like the smell of gas, seek professional assistance immediately. Most smells, however, can be dealt with without mechanics or professional cleaners.

Quick and Dirty Guide for Creating Actionable Content Marketing Personas

by Jodi Harris @ Content Marketing Institute

Not only will documented personas help you understand your audience's needs, it can help surface the most relevant content ideas. Here's how to build a portrait for a single version of truth for your content creators. Continue reading

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Am I an Entrepreneur with ADD or Because of It?

Am I an Entrepreneur with ADD or Because of It?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Am I an Entrepreneur with ADD or Because of It? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Peter Shankman As a growing number of people are diagnosed with ADD and ADHD those same people are starting to look for better ways to understand and manage what has been categorized as a significant disorder. In fact, rather than bombing the diagnosis with drugs, some are starting to question if it’s […]

Where Do Keyword Research Tools Get Google Search Volume Data and Keyword Statistics

by Joseph Shih @ Twinword, Inc.

Google search volume data is important no matter what your online business is. There is no reason to sell something over the internet if no one is searching for it there. Thus it is important to have the correct keyword search statistics. Whether you are setting up a paid search campaign or […]

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Do You Fascinate?

Do You Fascinate?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Do You Fascinate? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing podcast with Sally Hogshead Why are you captivated by some people, but not others? Why do you recall some brands, yet forget the rest? In a distracted and overcrowded world, how do certain leaders, friends, and family members convince you to change your behavior? The answer, according to brand innovation consultant Sally Hogshead, fascination. […]

Why Segmentation is Vital to Your Marketing Success

by Sherice Jacob @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

When I say “segmentation” with regards to marketing, what comes to mind for you? Chances are, you immediately think of email segmentation. Segmenting your emails is crucial to improving your customer engagement and conversion rate. But although emails are the most widely talked about segmentation type, there are countless others. Unfortunately, it’s a process that’s […]

Boosting Your Visibility on eBay: Can You Do SEO on eBay?

Boosting Your Visibility on eBay: Can You Do SEO on eBay?


ChannelAdvisor

How can you do SEO on eBay? There have been many changes to eBay’s search function over the years, focusing on buyer experience and shopping comparison improvements to help shoppers find items more efficiently.

Keyword Research for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) [Webinar Recording]

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Learn How to Identify Your Most Important and Lucrative SEO Keywords Hands down, understanding and being able to research and identify the keywords your potential customers type into Google is crucial to succeeding with SEO. It’s probably the most critical aspects of a digital marketing strategy. Knowing what keywords and phrases your target audience uses...

Visiture Makes the Inc. 5000 List for 2017

by Brittany Currie @ Visiture

Visiture Ranks No. 1665 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 235%     CHARLESTON, S.C., Aug. 16, 2017 – Inc. Magazine today ranked Visiture on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.  Visiture, an eCommerce Search Marketing Agency with offices in Atlanta, Georgia and […]

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Chrome October “Not Secure” Flag, Facebook Video Revamp, and More: Weekly Forum Roundup

by Bonnie Stefanick @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

This weeks major discussions dealt with the upcoming HTTPs chrome flag change, Facebooks revamp of their video product, Googles testing of new publisher subscription features. Other noteworthy discussions dealt with best practices for site migrations. Be HTTPs by October or Chrome will show “not secure” flag View Full Discussion The latest version of chrome is labeling already http password & credit card inputs as not secure. Beginning in October, Chrome... [Read More...]

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Newsletter #239 – Advanced Audience Analytics Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Hello, hello! Here are this week’s useful reads… 25 Google Analytics Tips To Cut Your Mistakes In Half Good topic & approach. Read it here… Takeaway(s): Google Analytics is very daunting. You can get lost in meaningless data. Start with business questions. Make sure you understand how it is implemented on your sites. Learn a […]

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Not Segmenting Your Audience? Big Mistake if You’re Chasing Conversions

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

You’ve done your best to find your target audience, but if you’re treating each of your leads the same way, you’re basically throwing conversions out the window. Even though your audience shares an interest in your brand, they’re not all at the same stage of getting to know you. So speaking to them as if […]

Marketing Day: Facebook tests Bonfire video app, a personalization road map & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Why Content is the King of Dental SEO

by Brian Koenig @ Smile Marketing

In the past, content creation and search engine optimisation (SEO) were separate disciplines. You’d have one person write your content (maybe you) and then have another person optimise your content for search engines (likely an SEO provider)

What Personality and Poker Have to Do with Innovation

What Personality and Poker Have to Do with Innovation

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

What Personality and Poker Have to Do with Innovation written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Stephen Shapiro Podcast Transcript Getting sales and marketing on the same page is an age-old problem for many organizations. While they may actually have objectives that are at odds, there’s also a good chance the people and personalities could be mismatched as well. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape […]

Housing Market 2015 Trends: Real Estate Statistics from August

by @ Placester

Each month, a plethora of real estate statistics that reveal the latest housing...

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5 Ways to Supercharge Your Custom Audience

by Guest Post @ Duct Tape Marketing

5 Ways to Supercharge Your Custom Audience written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing

If you don’t upload a custom audience to your Facebook ads, pack your bags, leave, and forget about Facebook advertising. Without a custom audience, you can’t target an audience that is likely to respond to your ads and convert. A custom audience allows you to do one important thing: target a highly interested audience that […]

How to Make Yourself a KNOWN Brand

How to Make Yourself a KNOWN Brand

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Make Yourself a KNOWN Brand written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Mark Schaefer Podcast Transcript Personal branding is not a new subject. In fact, I suggest that it’s moved to the level of fundamental marketing tactic. It’s never been easier to create a personal brand – that thing that gets you invited to speak, pitch and engage at a premium price. And yet, there’s […]

Wanna Work With A User-Focused SEO Agency? - Kubix Digital

Wanna Work With A User-Focused SEO Agency? - Kubix Digital


Kubix Digital

Our core SEO approach is about understanding users instead of algorithmic updates like Penguins and Pandas. Let's take your organic performance to next level!

Nashville Content Marketing | Why Is Content Important for My Business?

by Christine Sigaty @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

As a business owner, chances are that you have heard a lot about the digital world. But with so many best practices, statistics, trends, etc. it can be hard to tell what’s accurate and what’s not.  However, one thing regarding the internet is, and always will be, true: content is king. Keep reading to learn […]

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How to Stay Top of Mind

How to Stay Top of Mind

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Stay Top of Mind written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with John Hall Podcast Transcript Guiding today’s customer journey means staying top of mind at every stage. Like so many things today that often involves content, but there’s so much more. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is John Hall. John is the CEO and co-founder of Influence […]

Convert Your Most Vital (and Most Ignored) Audience Into Brand Ambassadors

by Marcia Riefer Johnston @ Content Marketing Institute

Do you ignore your organization’s most important audience? Chances are, you put all your brand-building energy into external messages. But if company employees aren’t part of your content marketing strategy, you miss an opportunity. Continue reading

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Insights on Engagement

Insights on Engagement

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

Insights on Engagement written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Karen Steele Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Karen Steele, GVP of Corporate Marketing for Marketo. She and I discuss the findings from The State of Engagement, insights on engagement from over 2,000 global consumers and marketers. The Engagement Economy—the reality that we […]

Conference Is Over: 19 Experts Share a Back-to-Work Action Plan

by Ann Gynn @ Content Marketing Institute

You’re bombarded with slide decks, tips, and inspiring stories from speakers. Your notebook is filled with ideas and your brain is happy. But how do you sift through that conference content overload and create a realistic action plan? Continue reading

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How to Diamond Paint

How to Diamond Paint

by @ How to of the Day

Diamond painting is similar to painting by number, except that instead of using paint, you are using tiny, flat-backed rhinestones, crystals, or diamonds. You can purchase diamond painting kits online and in some well-stocked arts and crafts stores. The process can look intimidating, but it is actually quite simple. Once you know what to do, you can find the project both relaxing and rewarding.

How to Improve Your SEO Marketing and Increase Your Ranking

How to Improve Your SEO Marketing and Increase Your Ranking


Twinword, Inc.

Want to know how to improve your SEO marketing and increase your search engine ranking? Here are some tips to help get you started!

This Week in Content Marketing: Could Apple Go Wrong With Its Billion Dollar Content Investment?

This Week in Content Marketing: Could Apple Go Wrong With Its Billion Dollar Content Investment?

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

We explore Apple's big investment in streaming content, a Facebook ad biz failure, and the shifting business model for publishers. Our rants and raves include Zillow and HBR, then we close with an example of the week from the AAHA. Continue reading

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An Entrepreneur’s Journey to Success

An Entrepreneur’s Journey to Success

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

An Entrepreneur’s Journey to Success written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Landon Ray Podcast Transcript I’ve known this week’s guest for about a decade and in that time I’ve watched him grow from tiny start-up to thriving Inc500 stand out. It’s really fun to see this kind of success and these stories are out there and everywhere if you look – no, they […]

Multiregional Tracking in Unamo SEO

by Adam Coombs @ Unamo Blog

With Multiregional Keyword Tracking you’ll be able to track keywords in multiple regions in your Unamo SEO campaign. ​ Multiregional tracking only applies to Google; however, with a variety of local search engines in various countries, you can check the success of your keywords in one region against their success in another. By doing this, […]

Is Growth Hacking for You?

Is Growth Hacking for You?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Is Growth Hacking for You? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Sean Ellis Podcast Transcript What do you think of when you hear the phrase “growth hacking?” Few trendy terms have been more misused and abused by ‘marketers is what I think. I wrote this piece about growth hacking if you want my take. For some perspective I turned to someone that I […]

How to Map Behavioral Metrics Into Your Key Business Drivers

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

Digital marketing is a blessing to marketers because of the wealth of data it provides. Online marketers can analyze and dissect innumerable elements to gain a deeper understanding of the habits and preferences of their customers. As a result, they can effectively put themselves in their customers’ shoes and optimize the entire experience. This allows […]

AMP as a Ranking Signal, Google Search Console Refresh and More: Weekly Thread Roundup

by Bonnie Stefanick @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

It’s been another busy week in search with a number of interesting Google announcements including a Search Console refresh and  a new badge feature in image search. In highlighted discussions, Webmasters discuss what it means to be a Webmaster, revisiting pixel width, whether AMP is a ranking factor, and more? Google Search Console Refresh & Some New Reports Picked up on Threadwatch is news that Google Search Console finally gets... [Read More...]

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Atlanta Web Design | How to Effectively Communicate with Your Developer

by Emily Creighton @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

Let’s be honest – how to successfully design a website is way above most people’s heads. So, that’s why we entrust a web designer come in to take our jumbled thoughts and translate them to code. But, how do you ensure that your web designer is understanding what you are saying? A great Atlanta web […]

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How to Effectively Build an SEO Campaign From The Ground Up

How to Effectively Build an SEO Campaign From The Ground Up


Quick Sprout

I was speaking at a conference the other day, and someone asked me an interesting question... If you were to start optimizing a site for search engines fro

Perfect Pizza’s Inbound Marketing Strategy – A Fictional Case Study

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Remember when you’d use a phone book to find a business or phone number, or go to the library to find facts or information? Ask any teenager today what a phone book is and they’d probably give you a blank stare because phone books have been made obsolete. People use the internet to find information...

SEO Marketing Agency & SEO Services in Utah | Big Leap

SEO Marketing Agency & SEO Services in Utah | Big Leap


Big Leap

Looking for organic SEO services? Big Leap is an SEO agency with a holistic approach to online marketing. We'll help you build & manage your presence online.

Can I Do SEO Myself? | imFORZA Blog

Can I Do SEO Myself? | imFORZA Blog


imFORZA

Curious about whether or not you can do SEO for yourself? Get our take in this straightforward article.

Setting Content Free: How Health Catalyst Gets Results With Ungated Content

by Andrea Fryrear @ Content Marketing Institute

As Health Catalyst’s senior vice president of marketing, Paul Horstmeier didn’t follow the typical content marketing script. He tore down the email gates and found success. That’s why he is a 2017 Content Marketer of the Year finalist. Continue reading

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Small Businesses Need To Adopt A More Holistic Approach To Email & Online Marketing

by admin @ eTraffic

  If you are a small business owner looking to expand your client base, but don’t want to deal with web designers & coders, marketers & copywriters – then keep on reading.   This article will cover: What is email marketing Why SMBs should use email marketing Comparison of popular email marketing solutions How to

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Before Your Next Product Launch, Try These 5 Engagement Strategies

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

The big day is approaching! Yes, you’re about to launch your first (or maybe fifth) product. You want the experience to be perfect for your audience. What your team does before the launch is just as important as what you do on launch day. And it all starts with early engagement—spreading your message as soon […]

How to Use Empathy Mapping to Aim Your Content at Your Audience

by Stephen Porritt @ Big Leap

In a previous post, we talked about what role-playing games could teach us about aligning sales and content marketing. We also talked about how important it is to specify a target customer, and tailor your marketing narrative towards the needs and desires of said customer. Today, we’re going to use the keystone of role-playing—imagination—to help […]

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How to create an effective email marketing campaign [INFOGRAPHIC]

by John Habib @ Vertical Response Blog

Use our checklist to create a great email campaign in eight easy steps

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The Art of the Cart: How Retail Brands Can Cash in on Content Marketing

by Jodi Harris @ Content Marketing Institute

Every moment counts when competing for attention of today's demanding and discerning retail consumers. Use these tips and examples to make sure your content efforts deliver the goods while supporting your brand's overall value. Continue reading

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3 Best LSI Keyword Tools For SEO

by Team Twinword @ Twinword, Inc.

Ask any SEO content marketer about LSI keywords and you will get 2 hours long lecture on why LSI keywords matter and how beneficial it is in blog strategy. Indeed, for the purpose of high rank on Google, one can hardly ignore semantic keywords in 20th century. In short, LSI keywords are simply related […]

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Speaking, Storytelling, and Making Sense of the World

Speaking, Storytelling, and Making Sense of the World

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Speaking, Storytelling, and Making Sense of the World written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Tamsen Webster Storytelling is how humans as a species rose to the top of the food chain. Our ability to make up stories and get large groups of people behind ideas – real or imagined – is what it means to be human. I know, kind of deep, but that to me […]

The six key components of mobile SEO in 2016

The six key components of mobile SEO in 2016


Marketing Land

Are you doing mobile SEO the right way? Columnist Bryson Meunier outlines the key elements that will help drive more organic mobile search traffic to your content.

The Skincare Market in China

by Gentlemen in China @ Marketing China

China is fast becoming in the next few years the largest market in terms of cosmetics and especially skin care of the world. Despite the slowdown in the country’s growth, the beauty products sector has seen a total increase of 5% over the last ten years. Demand and beauty trends keeps evolving offering businesses a […]

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Search Engine Optimization - Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Search Engine Optimization - Breakthrough SEO Marketing


Breakthrough SEO Marketing

You need SEO to improve your search engine rankings and increase traffic! Boost your sales and grow your business beginning today! Search Engine Optimization is the process of improving the ranking of your web pages on search engines. SEO aims to push your web pages to the top of organic or unpaid search results pages (Google, Yahoo, and Bing). This way, prospects will find your website when they make search engine queries about your business or queries about a product or service you offer.

6 essential types of SEO Tools for 2017 - Smart Insights Digital Marketing Advice

6 essential types of SEO Tools for 2017 - Smart Insights Digital Marketing Advice


Smart Insights

Are you using the full range of Free, Freemium and Paid tools available to review and improve your SEO and content marketing effectiveness

How to Master the Art of People

How to Master the Art of People

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Master the Art of People written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Dave Kerpen Ask most any business owner and they will tell you that one of the hardest parts of growing a business is managing people. Entrepreneurs are typically visionaries and that trait doesn’t always come with natural leadership skills. The fact is that there are few simple habits that will allow you […]

How to Partner with The Right-Sized Digital Marketing Partner

by Scott Sundblom @ Big Leap

Hiring a digital marketing partner is a big decision that can have a large impact on the bottom line of your business. Making the right decision can improve the performance of online marketing channels and increase leads and sales. However, making the wrong decision may take your online performance in the wrong direction and fail […]

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Why You Should Ignore Yahoo and Bing Even Though They Matter

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

When most SEOs do keyword research, the large majority will only ever look at Google. This might seem silly to you because a surprisingly large amount of people still use...

10 Questions You Should Answer Before Evaluating Marketing Automation Vendors

by John Hanson @ Content Marketing Institute

Don’t rely on marketing automation vendors to become the experts in your business processes, people, systems, and data. Get your house in order first. Answer these 10 questions before you evaluate marketing automation providers. Continue reading

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Placester Announces Single Property Sites so Real Estate Professionals Can Grow Business and Stand Out From the Crowd

by @ Placester

Boston MA — May 14, 2015 – Placester, the real estate marketing platform, today announced the launch of Single Property Sites, website designs built specifically for promoting individual listings. With Single Property Sites, real estate professionals can easily set up and publish...

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When Thought Leadership Turns to Do Leadership

When Thought Leadership Turns to Do Leadership

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

When Thought Leadership Turns to Do Leadership written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Nicole Crozier and Kelly Weppler-Hernandez Everyone is a thought leader today, right? Or at least it seems that is one of the primary aspirations around building a brand – to be seen as a thought leader in your industry. But as most anyone who is seen as a thought leader will tell […]

Introducing Plans, Placester’s New Email Marketing Toolset

by @ Placester

Creating a sales pipeline starts with an effective website platform for capturing and organizing real estate leads. But turning those leads into actual transactions requires an automated system for staying in contact and keeping them engaged. Welcome to Plans, Placester’s new real estate email...

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Video-Phobic Marketers: It’s Time to Get Over Your Fear of Producing Video

by Clare McDermott @ Content Marketing Institute

Still tentative when it comes to video? Get over it. A longtime video tinkerer says all marketers should be producing video in-house. Read his advice for fearful marketers and tips to shoot your very first video. Continue reading

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How To Use Quora For SEO & Content Marketing

How To Use Quora For SEO & Content Marketing


ShivarWeb

Quora is a massive Q&A platform that can be a goldmine for SEO & content research. Here's how to use it for your next campaign.

Everything You Need to Know About Podcasting

Everything You Need to Know About Podcasting

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Everything You Need to Know About Podcasting written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with John Lee Dumas Ok, so maybe the title of this post is a little bold, but in this episode, I talk mostly about podcasting with one of the most prolific podcasters on the planet. If you’re a longtime reader you know that I think podcasting is an amazing tool for lead generation as well […]

How to Study for a Math Exam

How to Study for a Math Exam

by @ How to of the Day

Practice makes perfect when it comes to math - that’s why your teacher assigns so many tedious homework problems! Many people try to study for math by simply memorizing formulas and equations the way they would memorize facts and dates. While knowing formulas and equations is important, the best way to learn them is by using them. Start studying early, do your homework, and ask your teacher for help if you run into any issues. Avoid cramming, try not to get stressed out, and make sure to get rest and eat well just before the test.

20 KPIs Your eCommerce Business Needs

by Ron Dod @ Visiture

Hate Reading? Click Here for the Summary Key performance indicators (KPIs) and an in-depth understanding of what to do with them are a gift to eCommerce merchants. Think of your KPIs as checkpoints that ultimately guide the success of your online store. Not understanding your KPIs is similar to an amateur hopping in a plane’s […]

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The Power of Little Ideas

The Power of Little Ideas

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Power of Little Ideas written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with David Robertson Podcast Transcript “Innovate or die.” That’s what Peter Drucker said, and I think a lot of people took that to mean that you have to create a company that disrupts an entire industry and that you should be looking for ways to innovate on your products and services like nobody has […]

Los Angeles Facebook Ads | What Mistakes Am I Making?

by Emily Creighton @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

When it comes to Los Angeles Facebook ads, there is a lot to think about. But, once you get each puzzle piece in its place, making a great impression and generating more leads gets easier. Here are six simple mistakes you can avoid when creating your future Facebook ads: You’re Using the Wrong Format If […]

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40 Royalty-Free Stock Photo Resources for Your Real Estate Website

by @ Placester

Finding royalty-free stock photos for your real estate website used to be an...

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Podcasting Best Practices

Podcasting Best Practices

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Podcasting Best Practices written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jessica Rhodes I love podcasting, but not for the same reason so many other people are hyping it right now. Yes, you can build a business and make a bunch of money podcasting – just like you could five years ago with blogging. But the reason I love it and promote it for […]

Veterinarians Need Online Marketing Too!

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

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I Know You Are Tired of Hearing About Content, But . . .

I Know You Are Tired of Hearing About Content, But . . .

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

I Know You Are Tired of Hearing About Content, But . . . written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Rachel Parker Content, content, content – are you sick of it yet? The problem is that the need for strategic content is not going away anytime soon. The good news is that if you understand the strategic part of content creation and amplification, you won’t need to produce as much. My guest for […]

Your Key To Productivity: Integrating Basecamp with Hubstaff

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

Basecamp is a powerful project management tool that allows companies to consolidate a variety of processes. It maintains task lists, houses discussion threads, tracks statuses, and produces detailed reports. And while Basecamp is a near-perfect project management solution, it lacks one important capability: it doesn’t have a time-tracking feature. Time tracking is important for businesses... Continue reading

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Blogging, Podcasting, or YouTube?

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

If you want to start a business, you need to create content. Should you start a blog, a podcast or a YouTube channel? How do you decide where to begin? Check out today’s video to learn my best advice for starting out: At the end of the day, your job...

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Is My Business Idea Any Good? A Simple Way To Gauge Market Interest

by Joseph Shih @ Twinword, Inc.

You Have A Business Idea, Great! Is it a good idea? This is a question that you should try to answer before you even start investing your time and money. Many entrepreneurs build startups that fail and solutions that address problems that do no plague their target audience. Although we cannot avoid […]

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How to Master Content Marketing

How to Master Content Marketing

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Master Content Marketing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Pamela Wilson Content and the notion of content marketing is here to stay. Prospects and clients alike expect to be able to turn to a search engine and find the answer to any question or challenge they face. This idea is also likely one of the greatest sources of stress for most business […]

How to Get the Right Mindset for Prospecting and Sales

How to Get the Right Mindset for Prospecting and Sales

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Get the Right Mindset for Prospecting and Sales written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Marylou Tyler Podcast Transcript Inbound, inbound, inbound – that’s marketing rally cry for that last few years. But a funny thing happened on the way to all this inbound marketing activity – outbound marketing – done right, has never been more effective. In fact, great outbound marketing can draw even greater interest […]

SEO Title Tags: Best Practices and Examples

by Adam Coombs @ Unamo Blog

Title tags in SEO are like the title of your book for the demographics of your two most important types of readers; people and robots. The people need to know what they can expect to find on your page when they click the link. The robots (crawlers) prioritize your page and its content through a […]

Newsletter #234 – Analyzing & Learning Goals Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Hello, hello! Here are this week’s useful reads… How to Learn SEO in 2017 (and Stay Sane) Good roundup. Read it here… Takeaway: Learning search engine optimization can be overwhelming at first. There is a lot to wrap your mind around. But becoming proficient in SEO is definitely an achievable undertaking.   How eCommerce Merchandisers […]

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Monthly Real Estate Marketing Review: REALTOR Profile, SEO Ranking Factors, and More

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

REALTOR® business challenges, SEO ranking factors, and buyer’s agent tips...

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SEO vs. SEM: The Differences Between Natural & Paid Search

SEO vs. SEM: The Differences Between Natural & Paid Search


QuickWins

If you're marketing your business, you've probably heard of both SEO and SEM. But do you know how they differ?Understanding the differences between SEO,...

SearchCap: Google AdWords ad suggestions, ad performance & Doodles

by Barry Schwartz @ SearchCap: Daily Search Engine News Recap

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on and from other places across the web.

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This Week in Content Marketing: Optimizing Ad Tech Is a Waste of Time

This Week in Content Marketing: Optimizing Ad Tech Is a Waste of Time

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

We discuss the possibility of Google buying Marketo and Trade Desk's fight against ad fraud. Our rants and raves feature two music content innovators; then we close with an unlikely source of content inspiration: Warsaw, Indiana. Continue reading

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Marketing Day: Facebook Instant Articles update, Google Display Network & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

Turn Your Hunch Into the Next Big Thing

Turn Your Hunch Into the Next Big Thing

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Turn Your Hunch Into the Next Big Thing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Bernadette Jiwa Podcast Transcript I think you know what to do – I really do. The problem is that in the storm of running the business you start listening to outside influences, opinions of others, and maybe even what you see others in your industry doing. Get back in touch with your own […]

How to Stain Teak Furniture

How to Stain Teak Furniture

by @ How to of the Day

Teak is a large deciduous tree that grows in tropical forests. It’s often used for outdoor furniture, since it’s more resistant to the elements than other types of wood. When untreated, it tends to fade to a greyish color, so it is often stained. Before being able to stain teak furniture, you’ll need to sand and smooth the wood first.

20 Best Strategies for the China Market

by Benji @ Marketing China

This is one of the hot business topics of our time as the China Market becomes (in many sectors) the most lucrative of it’s kind in the world. With over 350 million middle class consumers, GDP growth of 7% year on year & powerful online eco-system for marketing & sales China certainly offers the greatest […]

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Newsletter #241 – Managing Publishing Commodities Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Hello, hello! Here are this week’s useful reads… 10 LinkedIn Publishing Tips: We Analyzed 3000 LinkedIn Blog Posts Interesting, understudied platform. Read it here… Takeaway(s): Your title should be be 40-49 characters long. Include 8 images in your post. Don’t embed multimedia such as YouTube videos into your blog post. Write How-to posts. They perform […]

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21 Essential SEO Tips & Techniques

21 Essential SEO Tips & Techniques


Search Engine Land

Businesses are growing more aware of the need to understand and implement at least the basics of search engine optimization (SEO). But if you read a variet

Will Your Product Launch Fly?

Will Your Product Launch Fly?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Will Your Product Launch Fly? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Pat Flynn You have a great idea for a product or service. You sweat and toil and crank out your shiny new baby and launch it to the world. Only thing is, it turns out the world doesn’t need that thing you just spent several months of your life building. Now what? […]

Digital Marketing News Roundup – July 2017

by Scott Sundblom @ Big Leap

The summer heat didn’t slow things down at all on the digital marketing front. This month’s news roundup includes an update on a major Google search feature, Instant Search, native video support coming to LinkedIn, and an update to Google’s AdWords Editor!   Google Drops Google Instant Search For nearly 7 years, Google has served […]

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New Facebook Feed Ranking Factor, New Google Quality Rater Guidelines + More: Weekly Forum Update

by Bonnie Stefanick @ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blog

This week there have been some interesting news from Facebook, with announcements that they will no longer be counting accidental clicks and that load time will now be feed ranking factor. Members also discussed the state of AI and if the current AI techniques are all that they are promoted to be. In Google news, members weigh in on recent changes to the Google Quality Rater Guidelines. FB Says its... [Read More...]

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How Video Marketing Creates Immediate SEO Results

How Video Marketing Creates Immediate SEO Results


The Shareaholic Content Marketing Blog

Quality video marketing will improve the way you approach SEO. Inside, read up on 4 key SEO metrics and best practices for using video to grow rankings.

SEO Tips for Home Business Owners

SEO Tips for Home Business Owners


The Balance

Search engine optimization SEO overview and tutorial to help get your site ranked on Google and other search engines.

How to Become a Millionaire Slowly

How to Become a Millionaire Slowly

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Become a Millionaire Slowly written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jaime Tardy In a recent post, I wrote about the idea of making choices about how you optimize your business and then using that focused choice as a tool for making daily decisions. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Jaime Tardy, founder of The Eventual […]

Don’t Ignore Small and Local Influencers

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

When local businesses think about using influencers to market and grow their business they often believe that they don’t have the budget to work with them. While this is the...

Shopify Plus: An Enterprise Ecommerce Platform Review

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Shopify Plus is Shopify’s enterprise ecommerce platform for large and growing online stores and brands. It’s a hosted platform customized, staffed and priced for big brands. This Shopify Plus review is based on my experience doing SEO consulting with marketing directors using the platform. Most of my incredible audience are DIYers or small business owners […]

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Ads Are Killing the Web: Are You Part of the Problem?

by Kirk Cheyfitz @ Content Marketing Institute

The switch from crappy ads to valuable content is long overdue in online marketing. Is it too late to save the web? Plus, learn the six steps to digital decency for your brand. Continue reading

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12 eCommerce Landing Page Secrets and Tips for Killer Growth

by Ron Dod @ Visiture

Hate Reading? Click Here for the Summary A perfectly crafted landing page has its place in the Hall of Fame for eCommerce growth. A well-designed and flawlessly executed landing page can make the biggest difference in your overall marketing strategy. Getting your landing page to that point, however, is laced with pitfalls and rigorous testing. […]

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SEO Marketing Florida | Important Tips | Digital Resource

SEO Marketing Florida | Important Tips | Digital Resource


Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

Optimizing your SEO can bring your business major success. Learn the tips that will improve your SEO marketing in Florida!

How Live-Streaming is Changing Social Media

How Live-Streaming is Changing Social Media

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How Live-Streaming is Changing Social Media written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Michael Stelzner Live streaming video is all the rage – so much so that most of what you see coming from the medium is silly – look at me and look at what I can do – kind of stuff. But, mark my words, this is a serious new tool and marketers will […]

My Daily Writing Routine (feel free to copy this)

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

People ask me all the time how I structure my days in order to produce so much content on a consistent basis. The key to creating great work is being prolific. Stephen King said it best: “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all...

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What Is A Web Design Color Palette and How Do I Make One?

by ShivarWeb Staff @ ShivarWeb

So you’ve decided to build your own website. You’ve probably already been thinking about color palettes, even if you’re not quite sure what they really are or why they’re such a big deal. But when it comes to designing your site, choosing the proper color palette is one of the most important web design decisions you’ll […]

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What Makes Content Shareable

by Snap Agency @ Snap Agency

Most businesses dream of creating content that goes viral, but they often struggle to get even a single share of their posts. Creating content that is shareable is critical to...

Weekend Favs September 9

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

Weekend Favs September 9 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]

How to Do Puzzle Nail Art

How to Do Puzzle Nail Art

by @ How to of the Day

Do you love nail art and want to try a new and impactful design? These puzzle nails are simple to create and will add a creative touch to your look.

Are You Born for This?

Are You Born for This?

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Are You Born for This? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Chris Guillebeau Doing what you were born to do – that’s got to be the ultimate goal of anyone right? And yet, how many, in the words of Thoreau, “lead lives of quiet desperation.” Where does one figure out what they want to be when they grow up? Is it in a […]

How to Protect Customer Data — and Your Company

by Kristina Podnar @ Content Marketing Institute

Your subscribers and customers need to know that if they share personal data to gain access to your content or products, you’re prepared to protect their data. A digital data policy may not top your to-do list, but it should. Let’s get started. Continue reading

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20 Fantastic Real Estate Podcasts You Need to Listen to Today

by @ Placester

Podcasting is no longer a fringe marketing tactic. In fact, look at the real...

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The 6 Stages of Nurturing and Converting Your Real Estate Leads Online

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

All of your real estate leads are unique. You’ve likely already made this...

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How to Create Ridiculously Good Content

How to Create Ridiculously Good Content

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How to Create Ridiculously Good Content written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ann Handley Podcast Transcript The simple answer to the promise in today’s title is this – get Ann Handley’s lbook – Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content. Handley is my guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing podcast and she knows a thing or two […]

Shared Workspaces We Love – The Must-Have List

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

The days of the nine-to-five workday grind and dull cubicle confinements are diminishing away as companies eliminate traditional work environments and give employees flexible work options and alternative work arrangements. With the increase in telecommuters along with the growth of entrepreneurs, startups and freelancers, shared workspaces are on the rise all over the U.S. By... Continue reading

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How to Successfully Scale Your Business

How to Successfully Scale Your Business

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Successfully Scale Your Business written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with David Finkel So here’s the big question – you started a business, so do you own a business or did you create a hard, sometimes low-paying job? To me, the big distinction lies in your ability to successfully scale and get free from the daily demands of the business. Many businesses, even […]

Newsletter #238 – Accelerating Your Customers Campaigns Edition

by Nate Shivar @ ShivarWeb

Hello, hello! Here are this week’s useful reads… How to Grow a Successful Career in Marketing Excellent post. Read it here… Takeaway: Don’t Chase a Salary. Chase Problems. Learn Through Others. Don’t Obsess Over Specialization. Work on Your Personal Brand. Be Patient. Work Hard.   The Wiki Strategy: How to Grow Your Blog to 100k+ […]

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5 Questions to Ask When Recruiting New Real Estate Agents to Your Brokerage

by Elizabeth Christensen @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

As a broker, you have specific goals and metrics you hope to achieve: from...

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Secrets to Finishing What You Start

Secrets to Finishing What You Start

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

Secrets to Finishing What You Start written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jon Acuff Podcast Transcript Turns out that the secret to finishing what you start is a lot about how you actually start. What your goals are, why you set an objective, how you design your habit changes are the keys to crossing the finish line. My guest for this week’s episode of […]

Learn How to Speak Like a Pro

Learn How to Speak Like a Pro

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Learn How to Speak Like a Pro written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Grant Baldwin Lots of folks seem to be teaching public speaking these days and with good reason. While becoming a sought after and highly paid speaker may be a dream for some, learning to present your ideas in a more effective manner is a good idea for all. My guest for this week’s […]

Does Your Company’s Strategy Include Omni-Channel Marketing?

by brandogadmin @ Brandography

A Content Success Story: How FedEx Operations Now Delivers a Better Customer Experience

by Andrea Fryrear @ Content Marketing Institute

Redundancies, overlaps, and lack of communication kept good content marketers from delivering a great content experience for FedEx customers. Drew Bailey wanted to change that. That’s why he is a Content Marketer of the Year nominee. Continue reading

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SEO Basics: Content Marketing Success Tips

SEO Basics: Content Marketing Success Tips


Content Marketing Institute

In this fifth installment of our Back to Basics content marketing series, we tackle the basics of SEO for content marketing success. Get the SEO essentials.

Baidu SEO

Baidu SEO


Marketing China

We give you 20 keys to perform on Baidu SEO. We are a SEO agency in China specialized in the search engine Baidu, and we already worked for 200 companies

Help is on the Way: 10 Tips for Remote Work/Life Balance

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

When your refrigerator is your lunchroom and your commute consists of 10 stairs, working remotely can be unique and sometimes challenging. How do you separate your home and work lives when your office is your home? The great part about working remotely is it gives you the freedom to do both. The issue is finding... Continue reading

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Why is my WordPress Website so Slow?

by Kori Ashton @ San Antonio Web Design – WordPress Responsive Websites

If you’re running a WordPress website that seems to load too slowly there are certainly things that you can do to speed it up! Here are some simple suggestions to improve the load time of your website.

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How to Look Good when Traveling

How to Look Good when Traveling

by @ How to of the Day

Whenever you travel on an airplane or sit through a long car, bus, or train ride, it's easy to end up looking tired and messy. Jet lag, exhaustion, and being cramped into a small seating area can contribute to a rumpled look. However, you can be comfortable yet still stylish by choosing wrinkle-free fabrics, wearing layers, and keeping your skin moisturized. Choose simple but chic makeup and hair for traveling to look your best when you arrive. Take advantage of down time on the plane or in the car to catch up on your rest. Don’t forget to freshen up before arriving at your destination.

7 Best Practices (and Tools) for Managing Your Remote Content Team

by Caroline Maurer @ Content Marketing Institute

Do you manage a remote content team? Even if your employees work in the office, the team likely works virtually with freelancers and agencies. Learn seven tips – and tools – to help create a more efficient and effective team. Continue reading

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Nashville Live Chat | How Can I Customize My Live Chat?

by Emily Creighton @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

Nashville live chat is the modern-day contact form. It is convenient, instant, and generates leads. But, when you choose to implement a brand-new feature on your website, it is vital that it looks like a cohesive addition. That means your live chat should – and can – be customized to match your website’s theme! Here is a […]

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Why You Should Put Profit First

Why You Should Put Profit First

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why You Should Put Profit First written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Mike Michalowicz Profit? What the heck is that? I’m just working for a salary. Unfortunately, that’s the problem with many businesses. When profit isn’t the goal there generally isn’t any profit and like so many things all that comes in used up. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape […]

Atlanta Social Media Marketing | How to Handle Negative Comments

by Emily Creighton @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

The world of Atlanta social media marketing is massive. And, it can do wonders for getting your business’s name out there. But, with the highs come the lows. So, here’s how you should handle negative comments on your social media accounts: Read Carefully Read the comment. Then read it again. And once more. Make sure […]

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Digital Marketing Channels – An Overview

by admin @ eTraffic

  The online world is thriving with marketing possibilities. In order to make the most of it, it is crucial to understand the specific Pros & Cons of each digital marketing channel and maximize their benefits.   This article will cover the various digital marketing channels: SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Pros & Cons PPC (Pay

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5 Dental Marketing Mistakes Made By Dentists

by Brian Koenig @ Smile Marketing

Digital marketing is indispensable for just about any business. And the dental field is no exception. Most dentists who dabble with online marketing quickly grow dismayed due to campaigns that produce lackluster results.

Marketing Day: The new attribution challenge, adding chatbots to your arsenal & more

by Amy Gesenhues @ Marketing Day – Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

24 Most Effective Free SEO Tools for Google, Bing & More | Buffer Blog

24 Most Effective Free SEO Tools for Google, Bing & More | Buffer Blog


Social

Check out our list of the best free SEO tools that can boost your organic rankings on Google & Bing and can lead to immediate gains in your marketing today:

How to Do Search Engine Marketing

How to Do Search Engine Marketing


wikiHow

Search engine marketing recognizes that websites get a large amount of web traffic, approximately 30 percent, from Internet web searches. Search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing and AOL create standards that serve as guidelines for...

Why You Need a Side Hustle

Why You Need a Side Hustle

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why You Need a Side Hustle written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Chris Guillebeau Everyone today is talking about starting a business, but the fact is not everyone is suited to start, run and grow a business – not everyone is or needs to be a true entrepreneur. But, everyone today needs a side hustle. Even if you love your job, there’s nothing financially […]

How to Build Your Business on Content

How to Build Your Business on Content

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Build Your Business on Content written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

  Marketing Podcast with Joe Pulizzi Content is no longer a nice form of marketing, it’s the air that guides the customer journey, or, in some cases, it’s a business model. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Joe Pulizzi, founder and CEO of the Content Marketing Institute and […]

Insights on Engagement

Insights on Engagement

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Insights on Engagement written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Karen Steele Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Karen Steele, GVP of Corporate Marketing for Marketo. She and I discuss the findings from The State of Engagement, insights on engagement from over 2,000 global consumers and marketers. The Engagement Economy—the reality that we […]

Your SEO Needs Content and Inbound Marketing | SEJ

Your SEO Needs Content and Inbound Marketing | SEJ


Search Engine Journal

Julia McCoy, bestselling author and content marketing expert, discusses how SEO fits into the overall aspects of content and inbound marketing.

Improve Your Business by Getting the Most Out of Your Data

Improve Your Business by Getting the Most Out of Your Data

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Improve Your Business by Getting the Most Out of Your Data written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jeff Sauer Podcast Transcript My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Jeff Sauer. He is a digital marketing speaker, professor, and Google Analytics consultant. He and I discuss how businesses that track and use data to get better, succeed. Sauer is a born problem solver who has […]

Your Brand Identity

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Title: Everything You Need to Know to Optimize your Social Media, Blog and Local Listings Description: Secure your brand’s online presence through different online channels If you’re a new company and you want to thrive in your industry, the first thing you need to get a hold of is your brand identity. If you’re a […]

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Create and Market Work That Lasts

Create and Market Work That Lasts

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Create and Market Work That Lasts written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ryan Holiday Podcast Transcript For a creative work to last it must be the right work – but it must also be promoted in the right way. Few people have figured this fine art out like my guest today. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Ryan […]

Chicago Local SEO | 13 Local SEO Statistics You Need to Know

by Christine Sigaty @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

As a business owner, you know how important local customers are to the survival of your business. But as more and more people replace browsing the yellow pages and storefronts with browsing the internet, promoting your business to local customers seems more difficult than ever before. But it doesn’t have to be. Chicago local SEO […]

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Why Leaders Eat Last with Simon Sinek

Why Leaders Eat Last with Simon Sinek

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why Leaders Eat Last with Simon Sinek written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Simon Sinek Podcast Transcript For this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, we’ll revisit my conversation with Simon Sinek, author of Start With Why and the most recent Leaders Eat Last. First off, if you’ve not read either of these books, I suggest you get both. In Start With Why […]

How to Write a Newspaper Column

How to Write a Newspaper Column

by @ How to of the Day

Writing a newspaper column provides space for a columnist to share their opinions or analyze a chosen topic using their own voice. While a newspaper column does afford a lot of room for freedom, there are certain conventions that should be followed to write an effective column. By learning how to present your subject in an interesting way and how to present your writing in a straightforward manner, you can write a successful newspaper column that engages your audience.

SEO: The Beginner's Guide to Search Engine Optimization from Moz

SEO: The Beginner's Guide to Search Engine Optimization from Moz


Moz

New to SEO? Need to polish up your knowledge? The Beginner's Guide to SEO has been read over 3 million times and provides the information you need to get on the road to professional quality SEO.

SEO for Growth

SEO for Growth

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

SEO for Growth written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Doug Burdett, John Jantsch & Phil Singleton In my book SEO has risen beyond the tactic level to the strategic level – in fact, that’s precisely why I teamed up with SEO pro Phil Singleton to write a new book on the topic called SEO for Growth – The Ultimate Guide for Marketers, Web […]

Is Your Social Content Picture-Perfect or Merely Taking Stock?

by Jonathan Crossfield @ Content Marketing Institute

You can’t judge a book by its cover. But in a crowded bookstore, it’s a good way to separate what you might enjoy from the thousands you can’t “judge” by reading. Social media feeds are like a bookstore and your image choice matters. Continue reading

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7 Witty Ways to Respond to Negative Feedback on Your Content

by Brian Appleton @ Content Marketing Institute

Responding to negative feedback is a great way to showcase your brand’s personality. Use these seven tips to transform your response in a way that strengthens your audience relationship and shows off your brand’s voice. Continue reading

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How to Get a Meeting With Anyone

How to Get a Meeting With Anyone

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Get a Meeting With Anyone written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Stu Heinecke Getting a meeting with the right prospects, influencers and mentors can make all the difference in the world when it comes to your business. But, you’ve probably also discovered that grabbing the attention of the right individuals doesn’t happen just because you picked up the phone and dialed them up. My […]

How to Do an On-Page Technical SEO for a Website?

by Mahum Ali @ Twinword, Inc.

On-page SEO are factors that include how your code is written, how your content looks and user-friendliness of your site. The quality of your code should be high, your content should be well written (contains the right keywords, is easy to read), and has a flawless user-friendly website. I have listed some important topics for on-page […]

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The Road to Recognition: Real Estate Branding Insights from Placester’s Seth Price

by Elizabeth Christensen @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

Want to not only put your agency on the proverbial map, but also achieve...

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How Little Brands Can Win Big on Amazon

by Ron Dod @ Visiture

Hate Reading? Click Here for the Summary eCommerce has come a long way since the dot com boom. Technology has not only made it safer to shop online, it’s also easier for consumers to find the products they want. For brands and startups, custom cart development isn’t a necessity anymore. Off the shelf eCommerce platforms […]

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Smackdown Content Marketing Secrets From the WWE

by Susan Moeller @ Content Marketing Institute

WWE is a legit boss in the content marketing arena. An analysis of 482,000 sports and entertainment headlines (NFL, MLB, UFC, Game of Thrones, etc.) reveals why WWE is a superstar in content engagement and how you can become one too. Continue reading

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The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Jenny Blake Have you become bored in your current position, are considering starting your own business or maybe you’re ready for a career change? With every plateau, there’s a pivot. And your next move is essential in determining your success. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Jenny Blake, […]

Why You Must Get Scrappy with Your Marketing

Why You Must Get Scrappy with Your Marketing

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Why You Must Get Scrappy with Your Marketing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Nick Westergaard  With so many marketing options these days, it’s hard to stay focused on what works. While small business owners have always taken advantage of their small, scrappy ways, today it’s a must just to keep any sense of momentum going. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape […]

The Guide to Generating Real Estate Leads with Custom Lead Capture Forms and Pages

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

Generating real estate leads online isn’t just the premier way to earn new...

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5 Common Social Media Problems & How to Solve Them

by Scott Sundblom @ Big Leap

  Social media marketing is no longer optional for most businesses in play today. With so many businesses battling for the diminishing attention span of consumers, there are a lot of businesses and organizations winning the hearts of their audiences one tweet, snap, and post at a time. But not every brand has social media […]

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Restaurant Marketing - How to do SEO | ResDiary

Restaurant Marketing - How to do SEO | ResDiary


ResDiary

Take the stress out of SEO. Keep reading to find out how you can rank #1 on Google listings, and get more people visiting your website.

How to Build a Business Around An Unmet Need

How to Build a Business Around An Unmet Need

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

How to Build a Business Around An Unmet Need written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Kim Doyal It’s so easy to start a business today. You simply get online and start. Now I’m not saying it’s easy to own, operate, and profit from a business – but I do know if you don’t start you’ll never know. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing […]

How to Use Customer Feedback Loops to Reduce Churn

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

Churn is a fascinating thing. When users keep coming back month after month, it helps you grow your business rapidly and it makes you a very happy business owner. But when you’re losing more customers than you’re gaining, it can spell disaster for your business. What makes it frustrating is that you don’t always have […]

4 Lies Your Parents Told You About Money and Life

by Daniel DiPiazza @ Under30CEO

I love my parents. I really do. But when it comes to their thoughts on money and my life trajectory… They warped me. Badly. Sorry for being blunt, but they did. I don’t hold any resentment. They weren’t trying to psychologically cripple their little four-year old when they made me pick...

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High-quality Content Marketing is the Real Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

by Chris Raulf @ Boulder SEO Marketing

Although Google hasn’t confirmed it yet, it appears that they released an update called “Fred” to their search engine algorithm in March of 2017, which at least partially targets the quality of websites. A number of websites reported a drop in organic search traffic by 50% or higher overnight. It seems that many of these websites...

SEO Made Simple: A Step-by-Step Guide

SEO Made Simple: A Step-by-Step Guide


Neil Patel

Guess how many blog posts are published each day. Any ideas? Over 2 million. That means 46 people have pressed publish by the time you read these 4 sentences. This makes it kinda tough to stand out. But you have to, if you want to make your blog a successful one, that is. While I …

This Week in Content Marketing: Facebook, Google, Netflix, and Disney Begin War Over Content

This Week in Content Marketing: Facebook, Google, Netflix, and Disney Begin War Over Content

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

We explore Facebook's new Watch, Netflix's content buying spree, and Google's ongoing interest in Snap. We also discuss Quartz's branded content results, share a rave about Time Inc., then close with an example of the week on JWT. Continue reading

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At a Store Called Stuff It’s About So Much More Than the Stuff!

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

At a Store Called Stuff It’s About So Much More Than the Stuff! written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Today I’m thrilled to share the story of my long-time friends and Kansas Citians Casey and Sloane Simmons, co-founders of a store called Stuff, as a part of the “Amex Welcomed” program with @americanexpress, which is showcasing the people behind our favorite local businesses that welcome American Express. Did you know that over 8,000 more places […]

Drill Down Into Key Segments to Understand and Improve Your Funnel

by Today's Industry Insider @ The Kissmetrics Marketing Blog

The funnel has become a key part of the modern-day marketers toolkit. It’s the first report they peak at on Monday morning, and the last report they check before leaving for the weekend on a Friday. All serious analytics tools have some version of a funnel report, with differing degrees of flexibility and features. Some […]

21 Actionable SEO Techniques You Can Use Right Now (Updated)

21 Actionable SEO Techniques You Can Use Right Now (Updated)


Backlinko

21 insanely practical SEO techniques for higher rankings and more search engine traffic.

8 Big Questions From Content Marketing World to Ask Year Round

by Joe Pulizzi @ Content Marketing Institute

To kick off CMWorld Joe Pulizzi asked, “Do you think about your content marketing like George Lucas did about Star Wars?” Plus, discover seven more questions posed by speakers who all focus on the most valuable element in content. Continue reading

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Local SEO Tips For Small Business Owners

Local SEO Tips For Small Business Owners

by @ Duct Tape Marketing

Local SEO Tips For Small Business Owners written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Phil Singleton No matter what you are selling – hardware to legal services – people are looking online. When someone turns to a search engine to find a source locally they intend to buy – perhaps today! Any business that wants to thrive locally must get very, very good at local SEO. […]

How to Get Better at Public Speaking

How to Get Better at Public Speaking

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How to Get Better at Public Speaking written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Hugh Culver Public speaking is hot these days – seems like I see a new book on TED or a new course on speaking on a daily basis. And I get  it – many people dream of a career as a highly paid speaker. But, there’s something that not enough people are […]

Why Your Remote Team Should Use Agile Methodologies

by Dave Nevogt @ Remote Team Management, Startup Marketing & Growth Blog by Hubstaff

One of Agile’s 12 principles is often used as an argument against pairing the methodology with a remote work model: “The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face conversation.” If face-to-face conversation is one of the tenets of Agile methodologies, successful Agile execution must be impossible for remote... Continue reading

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Getting Started With Authority Marketing

Getting Started With Authority Marketing

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Getting Started With Authority Marketing written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Brian Ainsley Horn Last week I wrote about reputation management: Page One On Google is Your New Business Card. Today’s post goes hand in hand with the previous post. Authority Marketing, or showing in places that people already value, can greatly increase your reach and expertise – all things that lead to […]

How to Improve Your SEO Marketing and Increase Your Ranking

by Mahum Ali @ Twinword, Inc.

Are you new to search engine optimization and don’t know how to improve your ranking on search engines? In this article I’m going to talk about some topics that will help improve your SEO marketing and rank. You’re probably wondering why SEO marketing is important for business. It is important because it […]

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Transcript of Secrets to Finishing What You Start

by John Jantsch @ Duct Tape Marketing

Transcript of Secrets to Finishing What You Start written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Back to Podcast Transcript How many things have you not finished? Come on, let’s be honest. A recent statistic I read said 92% of people give up on their New Years resolutions during the first week. There are a lot of reasons we don’t finish, perfectionism, rationalization, fear, we don’t give ourselves the right goals […]

What Does the Future of Podcasting Look Like?

What Does the Future of Podcasting Look Like?

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What Does the Future of Podcasting Look Like? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Tom Webster Podcast Transcript I’ve been podcasting a long time and it’s been pretty fun to see how this “channel” has evolved, particularly of late. The podcast or audio distribution format has definitely hit mainstream status. Radio and TV networks look to this form of distribution as the way forward and big time […]

The Best Real Estate Apps for Agents: 2015 Edition

by @ Placester

Ask 1,000 real estate agents what the best apps for business are and you’ll...

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SEO Marketing Plan and Strategy

SEO Marketing Plan and Strategy


BrightEdge SEO Blog

Plan your SEO Marketing strategy using these key insights - from creating content and tracking SEO performance to working with agencies and more.

Marketing Auto Body Repair Businesses

by webmaster @ Breakthrough SEO Marketing

Race Ahead of Your Competitors by Building a Mobile-Friendly Website for Your Auto Body Repair Business. In today’s digitally driven world, there is no doubt that online platforms are easily overtaking traditional channels in terms of how customers get access to information. Business owners can no longer disregard digital media when it comes to running […]

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How to Market a Japanese Food Brand in China?

by Gentlemen in China @ Marketing China

The Japanese culture enjoys a certain enthusiasm in The Middle Kingdom. The land of the rising sun is the third favorite destination of Chinese tourists. A range of opportunities is available to Japanese brands to conquer a market fond of their culture. Targeting the right consumer segments and tourists in Japan is an important element […]

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Is Podcasting for You?

Is Podcasting for You?

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Is Podcasting for You? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Rob Greenlee Podcast Transcript Every now and then I have to get pretty meta on my podcast and use it to talk about podcasting. Podcasting, both appearing on them and producing your own, is a solid small business marketing tactic and I’ve been trying to spread that word for many years. My guest […]

Placester’s 2018 Real Estate Marketing Strategy Survey

by Matthew Bushery @ Real Estate Marketing Academy – Placester

As all experienced and successful real estate agents understand, you can never...

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Why We’re All Still Talking About Social Media

Why We’re All Still Talking About Social Media

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Why We’re All Still Talking About Social Media written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Rebekah Radice Podcast Transcript Social media didn’t go away – it just moved. It moved to become another strategic element of marketing where it belongs. The fact is, if you plan to benefit from social behavior, you must alter your thinking around the proper use of social media for each stage of the […]

How to Optimize the Product Pages of Your Ecommerce Website

by Joydeep Bhattacharya @ Unamo Blog

Someone may perform a Google search for an item in your store, but unless that product’s page is optimized correctly, they may not be able to find it easily in the search results. So, unless you wish to miss out on potential visitors, you should make sure your product pages are optimized. The recommendations below […]

How to Grow a Sandalwood Tree

How to Grow a Sandalwood Tree

by @ How to of the Day

Sandalwood is highly valued for its aromatic scent, which is used in incense and perfume. Tropical Indian Sandalwood and temperate dryland Australian sandalwood are two varieties that are commonly grown. If you are hoping to bring some of the exotic scent of sandalwood into your backyard, you’ll need to make sure there is a viable host species. Sandalwood doesn’t grow without a host plant. Once established, sandalwood is a sensuous and potentially profitable tree to grow.

Nashville Social Media Marketing | What Can I Post on Instagram?

by Tayler Grossman @ Digital Resource | Internet Marketing

You may already have a handful of ideas for your Nashville social media marketing. But, how do you keep your Instagram feed interesting and relevant to your brand without coming off like a salesperson? Each post should have a purpose and relate in some way to your business, but still attract followers. Think about your […]

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3 Components to Running a Smooth Content Operation

by Pratik Dholakiya @ Content Marketing Institute

Does your content marketing team feel like a disconnected group? To create a functioning content marketing team, put together the key elements – talent, tools, and operations – to create a program that benefits your company. Continue reading

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Introducing Custom Lead Capture Forms and Pages

by Colin Ryan @ Placester

These days, it feels like every website, article, video, or blog post is after our contact information. Most internet users’ inboxes are full of junk emails they don’t even remember subscribing to—and real estate is no different. So when you ask your website visitors for their email or phone...

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How to Network at a Conference: 101 Tips From Marketing’s Best

by Aaron Orendorff @ Content Marketing Institute

Conferences are not for the faint of heart. It’s a challenge to leave with fresh relationships and meaningful connections. That’s why you should consider adopting some of these 101 networking tips. Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Your Privacy Online

What You Need to Know About Your Privacy Online

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What You Need to Know About Your Privacy Online written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing

Marketing Podcast with Ryan Dochuk Podcast Transcript Online Privacy – now there’s an oxymoron. (So love it when I get to use that word.) The more we humans live our lives online the less we seem to expect basic privacy. Right now, pretty much everything you do is being tracked with your explicit permission – whether […]

Custom Link Previews Are Out: Facebook Cuts Down On Fake News

by brandogadmin @ Brandography

Integrate Google Search Console With Unamo SEO

by Adam Coombs @ Unamo Blog

Now you can integrate your Google Search Console properties with your Unamo SEO Campaign with GSC data storage for up to 2 years! ​​ You’ll have all of your relevant SEO data on one platform to expedite your analytics and decision making processes. ​ The integration will pull all of your data from GSC into […]

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