7 Big Blog Content Buying Mistakes

By |September 19th, 2016|Marketing|

While it might seem like some bloggers and content marketers have bionic abilities when it comes to publishing content on their blogs, the truth is that most of the seemingly prolific writers out there aren't really writing at all. In fact, many of the "how to make a successful blog" guides published by well-known authors actually suggest that the first [...]

Top Tweets Of The Week – June 19 2016

By |June 19th, 2016|Social Media|

I post to Twitter all throughout the day, every day. I share interesting news and articles I find on just about every aspect of marketing, SEO, blogging and WordPress. Each day I comb through more than 400 RSS feeds and thousands of articles to find what I believe to be the best and most relevant articles to share with my [...]

How To Grow A Twitter Following: The Definitive Guide

By |June 10th, 2016|Marketing, Social Media|

Twitter can be a great place for networking, marketing and even just goofing off. The problem for most people is gathering a good sized following to network, market, and goof off with. There are plenty of people and websites that promise thousands of followers for a price, but, if they manage to deliver followers at all, they usually don’t have [...]

5 Reasons Everyone Hates You

By |May 6th, 2016|Marketing, Samples|

When it comes to what a web surfer is going to find attractive, interesting or valuable, there is no shortage of discussion and opinions on exactly what works or the best way to present it. You can ask a hundred different people what they think and you will get a hundred different answers; all of them, of course, correct. One [...]

The Zen of True Bloggery

By |May 2nd, 2016|Marketing|

The three of these things, when brought together correctly, are worth much more than the sum of their parts. Collectively, they can educate, engage and entertain. They can change minds, build trust and bring about relationships. Interdependent and intertwined, they work together to make something extremely powerful, yet very delicate. In the right hands, they can bring dreams to life. [...]

Taking Aim At Multiple Targets

By |April 21st, 2016|Marketing|

The single most important part of content marketing is knowing your audience, or more specifically, your target audience. Everything that is created as part of a content initiative needs to be developed with the target audience in mind. Sometimes though, the question is not whether or not you know your audience, but whether or not you’ve realized that you have [...]

8 Ways To Optimize WordPress For Warp Speed

By |April 5th, 2016|WordPress|

One of the most important aspects of any web site is the speed at which it loads and is viewable to the end user. Studies have shown that delays as small as one tenth of a second can have an effect on a web surfer’s response to a site. While WordPress is undoubtedly one of the most popular and customizable [...]