Two Simple Things Content Marketing Pros Do

August 16, 2016

Pros write for a specific customer, from a deep understanding of his pain, desires, and obstacles, and in that customer’s own language, then they syndicate that content in the places their customer is most likely to see it. Amateurs are often too broad, and write “jargony” or “academic-sounding” prose, then they post it only on their own sites and wait – often in vain – for visitors to show up. Click here to read the full article…

8 Cool Marketing Analysis Tools for Data Junkies

August 16, 2016

We’ll be taking a look at eight marketing analysis tools to see what they do, who they’re for, and what they can offer you. Click here to read the full article…

Building relationships with your small business blog

August 16, 2016

There is only one real reason for blogging that will garner the success you want: building relationships. Relationships ultimately lead to any and all types of success online — regardless of whether it’s a relationship with potential clients or customers, influential people, experts, publishers, journalists, and everyone and anyone else in your niche industry. Click here to read the full article…

The Ultimate Guide to Small Business Keyword Research

August 16, 2016

Ongoing keyword research helps you better understand the world of your ideal client so you can speak to them more personally. Personalization builds trust. Click here to read the full article…

20 Ways to Use these 5 Top Online Marketing Tools

August 16, 2016

In this post, I’m going to discuss the finer details of five top online marketing tools. For each one, I’ll give you a better idea of how you can use it to your advantage. Remember, accessing an online marketing tool is just the start. If you truly want to achieve top results, you must know how to use it. Click here to read the full article…

The 56 Small Business Apps That Every Entrepreneur Needs to Try

August 16, 2016

Instead of stressing out over every detail of your company, check out this list of 56 small business apps that will make your life a whole lot easier. Focus your attention on what’s important and leave the rest to these small business apps. Click here to read the full article…

8 Snapchat Content Ideas That Your Fans Will Love

August 16, 2016

Do you want to use Snapchat? Are you struggling to come up with content ideas? In this article, you’ll discover eight ways to create Snapchat content that brings your account to life. Click here to read the full article…

6 Tips for Increasing Facebook Organic Reach in an Age of Decline

August 16, 2016

For brands and content marketers especially, it’s more clear than ever that posting links to your website or blog content can’t and won’t get you the results you’re looking for, but rather it’s time to embrace Facebook as a way to connect with your audience, encourage discussion, show your value and build a rapport, as well as drive some traffic. Click here to read the full article…

On the Benefits of Refreshing Your Top Performing Content

August 16, 2016

As many of us – myself included – get caught up in regularly publishing written content, it’s easy to forget that updating your existing content is also an option for generating results without reinventing the wheel. Click here to read the full article…

Exclusive Q&A With Teenpreneur Ted Bettridge on Teenpreneurship

August 16, 2016

Here’s a “big” question for you: How young is too young when it comes to entrepreneurship? I don’t know how about you, but to me, like many other things in life, age doesn’t really matter. Whether you’re 9 or 90, entrepreneurship can definitely be your passion, and it’s definitely the passion for our guest in this edition of exclusive Q&A, Ted Bettridge. Click here to read the full article…

10 Steps to Get Verified on Twitter-and Why You Need To

August 16, 2016

The elusive blue checkmark — once reserved for celebrities and household names on Twitter — is easier to get than you might think. Click here to read the full article…

9 Ways to Profit From Your Passion

August 16, 2016

We’re all passionate about something in our lives. But how can you actually turn a profit off of that passion? Here are nine ways that you can make your dream come true. Click here to read the full article…

How to Create Content for Every Stage of the Buyer’s Journey

August 16, 2016

Understand your audience, develop your funnel around your industry and audience intent, and create a documented content marketing strategy that maps custom content specifically to each phase of their journey through the funnel. Click here to read the full article…

Niche Marketing Opportunities on YouTube (The World’s Second-Largest Search Engine)

August 15, 2016

It’s clear that many marketers – especially B2Bs – are overlooking an extremely powerful audience acquisition mechanism: YouTube. For certain business-oriented categories, there’s almost zero clutter – which means that if you’re wily, resourceful, and willing to create timely, data-driven content, you might just be successful. Click here to read the full article…

How to Create a Lead Magnet in Less Than a Day (That Actually Works)

August 15, 2016

You don’t need to write a novel to craft a great lead magnet. You can build a short, simple and crazy effective lead magnet with minimal time commitment. Click here to read the full article…

Case Study: How This Facebook Ad Generated 129,890 Leads in 1 Year

August 15, 2016

In this video, I’m going to break down why this ad works so well. Click here to read the full article…

11 Tools You Can Use To Learn More About What Your Users Are Thinking

August 15, 2016

One of the biggest problem with building a new product is that you have no clue what your potential customers want to use or see in your product. If you want to convert more leads and make more sales, you have to understand why your customers are using your product. Click here to read the full article…

Beginner’s Guide to Marketing Funnel Analysis

August 15, 2016

How do you look at data and figure any of this out? How do you know what’s important? Well it starts with a good tracking and tagging setup, but assuming that part is already done, how do you make sense of a big mass of user data? Click here to read the full article…

Free Ways to Use Pokémon GO to Increase Business

August 15, 2016

If you don’t have a PokéStop conveniently located right next door to your location, how can you utilize Pokémon GO to boost business? Here are a few tactics that don’t require any in-app purchases. Click here to read the full article…

Seven tools to help build relationships and increase your sales

August 15, 2016

The sales process is all about nurturing long-term relationships and building trust, and luckily there are some great tools to help. Click here to read the full article…

How Ezra Firestone Generated $41,254.34 in Ecommerce Sales From $775.50 in Pinterest Ads

August 15, 2016

There’s a HUGE opportunity here for eCommerce retailers. The Pinterest ads network is just starting out, and it’s only going to get bigger and more robust. If Facebook and Google are any indicators (and they usually are) we have a year or two of extremely cheap, high quality traffic in front of us before Pinterest becomes expensive. Click here to read the full article…

One Weird Trick to Get More Facebook Likes for Free

August 15, 2016

If you manage a Facebook business page and run Facebook ads, check it out: I’ve stumbled across a weird hack that allows you to invite real people who have engaged with your content to Like your page – and you don’t have to pay a penny. So far, I give the results a big thumbs up. Click here to read the full article…

How to Write So Vividly that Readers Fall in Love with Your Ideas

August 15, 2016

Sensory words are no ordinary words. They pack a punch. They communicate with piercing precision. Research shows people read sensory words as if they feel the silkiness, hear the buzz, and see the sparkle. Click here to read the full article…

How to Apply Game Theory in PPC Marketing

August 15, 2016

Companies often make deals with each other to avoid bidding on each other’s terms. The result is lower costs and less competition. Such agreements make a ton of sense for all parties involved. Game theory is ultimately about how individual participants in a marketplace can cooperate to their mutual benefit. Click here to read the full article…

7 Tips for Getting Interviewed on Top Podcasts in Your Industry

August 15, 2016

Just like guest blogging, getting interviewed on podcasts is a great way to get in front of your target audience for free. And with the number of podcast listeners increasing every year, the time to start appearing on shows has never been better. Click here to read the full article…