Can Blog Comments Generate Traffic and Conversions? 3 Real Cases

It's tough running a blog. The comment section often requires more work than it gives benefits, between spammers trying to sabotage your SEO and trolls always behind the corner to bring discord. But today I want to offer you a reason to not give up on comments, to show you that they're still … [Read more...]

How to Use Your Existing Posts to Land Paid Blogging Opportunities

Finding blogging clients isn't easy. Sometimes they'll ask you for published clips at some big blog (that you might not have yet). Sometimes they'll want a spec piece at all costs. Other times, thankfully, what you have on your blog and your guest posts will suffice. But how can you make … [Read more...]

How to Use Google Analytics: Getting Started

Having a clear understanding of the wants and needs of a web site's visitors is a recipe for success. And the easiest way to get to know an audience is by capturing data on their activity while visiting a site. This information is what Google Analytics provides free of charge. Google Analytics is a … [Read more...]

Google Reminds Bloggers to Disclose Sponsored Content

On March 11, 2016, Google reminded bloggers that disclosing sponsored content is a must -- and that's not only to abide to the many international laws, but also to keep your blog in good standing with search engines (that by all means need to offer trustworthy content to their users). In the post, … [Read more...]

Are Prospective Buyers Just Lazy? 6 Ways They’re Not and How To Deal With Cart Abandonment

Your clients sometimes don't seem to know whether they want your product or not. Your conversion analytics program tells you a big number of users clicked on your landing page and then the 'Buy Now' button, BUT the number of completed purchases is way inferior to that. You wonder why your … [Read more...]

5 Ways Small Business Website Can Compete with Leading Websites

As human population grows around the world wide so is internet users. More than ever people are turning towards the internet not only to just find information but also conduct businesses such as purchasing goods, hiring staff, so on and so forth. As a business owner, you need to consider internet as … [Read more...]

11 Pro Bloggers In the SEO and Marketing Niche To Follow in 2017

Who do you look up to in the blogosphere? When you scour the web for authoritative sources to learn more about SEO and marketing, to initiate a relationship with (outreach) or to mention in your content, you inevitably stumble upon the same names everywhere. Those are the names of the top bloggers … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Help Your Content Go Viral

How many times have you put your content out and you witnessed it receive only a handful of comments and shares? When this happens a bit too often, it can be disheartening. The fact is that getting your content to go viral actually takes much more than sharing your new post on your social channels … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Email Marketing Success

Community Development for Small Business Many people feel that they have to wait until their business reaches a certain size before they have the credibility to create a community. In fact, it doesn't matter what the size of your company or client listing; a business should be focused on raising … [Read more...]

7 Conversion Optimization Techniques For Mobile Friendly Websites

Conversion rate optimization, or CRO, refers to practices and techniques that are used to increase the number of users that reach your landing pages and convert into paying customers. It’s a wide field with a lot of different practices, but there’s a major divide here: mobile and desktop users. The … [Read more...]