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...]

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...]

Growing From 0 to 10K Organic Visitors By Targeting Content To The Sales Funnel

In the business world revenue is important to maintain the success of the business. Unfortunately for many businesses one common challenge that many come across is having plenty of traffic but not enough overall conversions. While many companies tend to focus on creating content which is designed to … [Read more...]

Why Market Your Weaknesses? Here Are 6 Reasons For You

 le Liz via Compfight Are you afraid of your weaknesses? People see weakness as something to avoid at all costs, something to get rid of because it brings shame to their lives. If we had to listen to Seneca when he wrote that “All cruelty springs from weakness”, then yes, we should fear … [Read more...]

Using Ello For Your Business? Yes and No (3 Ideas & 5 Tips)

Ello.co was on everybody's mouth in 2014. Someone even 'dared' to say the newborn social network would replace Facebook in the long run. Ello was born from the dream of a group of artists and designers who wanted a minimalist, essential social network that respects user privacy and doesn't sell ads … [Read more...]

4 Ways to to Stay on Top of SEO in 2016

Search Engine Optimization Matters Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can make or break a new business, and has a huge impact on whether a new site is commercial success. The general concept, for the uninitiated, is that search engines use criteria from your site, plug them into an algorithm, and … [Read more...]

4 Things Every Marketer Can Learn from World of Warcraft

With over 7 million subscribers at roughly $15 per month, World of Warcraft constantly pulls in some big money and they've been doing so for ten years. While you may not think of video games when you're planning out your next marketing campaign, there are actually quite a few things that any … [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...]