6 Small Web Hosting Companies Bloggers Love

There are plenty of web hosting companies out there, so many that you may never get to review them all before making a decision. The situation is even more tragic if you are a blogger on a budget, because you need servers that are both reliable and reasonably priced. Here is a short review of 6 … [Read more...]

How To Use Klout To Generate Blog Ideas

Klout is a notable social media manager analyzer. It's free and widespread, and the Klout Score is so common among various social and blogging platforms, that use it as an indicator of quality. However, Klout is much more than that. Klout can turn into a wonderful blog idea generator if you know … [Read more...]

6 WordPress Plugins for Marketing and SEO

There are Wordpress plugins for pretty much every purpose out there, but when it comes to Marketing and SEO, you can count the good ones on the fingers of one hand (maybe two, if your search goes deep enough). In my 12 years old of blogging for personal and professional reasons, only 6 Wordpress … [Read more...]

18 Ways To Get Customer Reviews

How can you encourage customers to leave reviews for your business? Our Brandon wrote a great post in August 2014 on 13 ways to get online customer reviews, but I thought to write a follow up to his post, because the more alternatives you can keep in your toolbox, the better. A word of advice: … [Read more...]

Ten Essential Google Search Operators and Punctuation

Google has become so fundamentally bound up with the evolution of the internet as we know it that it’s hard to imagine a web without it. So synonymous with practice of web search has Google become that it has even been accepted as a verb, entering the pantheon of brand names that have been adopted … [Read more...]

Email Turns 44 in 2015 [Infographic]

In 2015, email celebrates its 44th birthday. While electronic mail messages have been around since 1971, their format and the way we use them has changed tremendously in the past 44 years. In celebration of email’s anniversary, let’s take a look back at its history via this infograhpic from … [Read more...]

13 Ways To Get Online Customer Reviews

Reviews for a product, business, service, or anything else are vital now a day. Especially with the ease of simply doing a Google search to find thousands of reviews from multiple 3rd party websites. It can be treacherous as there are many false and paid reviews out there, so you must always be … [Read more...]

Free Online Content Plagiarism Checker Reviewed

There are many ways to detect if an article is original or just copied from somewhere else. With the ease of finding unique articles on the web it can be tempting to reuse one of these under your own name. This is a bad idea especially with the abundance of plagiarism checkers. Not only are there … [Read more...]

Doing the Mompreneur Time-Juggle: 5 Apps to Make Your Life Easier

With little ones underfoot and a thriving small business to run, you likely feel so pressed for time that even 10 more minutes in a day would be a relief. In the past decade, the number of women owning small businesses grew 40 percent, according to Denken Research. Many of these women are working … [Read more...]

No More WordPress Stress: Tips for Managing Multiple Sites

WordPress is such a useful tool for professionals that many administrators find themselves managing multiple sites to keep up with user demand. Blog administrators are the most common type of professionals who rely heavily on WordPress, but the software is also popular among web design firms and … [Read more...]