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Wondering how pro copywriters can build connections with your customers? Here is how to supercharge your blog writing to superhero status. Read More

PPC in 2017, Death of the Ad

PPC in 2017, Death of the Ad Avatar Posted by EdLeake under Advertising
From http://midasmedia.co.uk 5 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on January 20, 2017 11:44 am
Prices are going up. Advertising must change. It must be less intrusive and more savvy to compete in a manner that doesn’t see costs spiral upwards.

Here's what to do about it in 2017. Read More
The entire reason we’re concerned with qualified leads is in order to attract the right type of traffic, compared to just any type of traffic, seeing as how 100 qualified leads will almost always outperform 1000 or more unqualified leads.

With that said, let’s look at practical ways we can achie Read More

How To Write The Perfect Headline For A Blog

How To Write The Perfect Headline For A Blog Avatar Posted by warrenknightuk under Social Media
From http://www.thinkdigitalfirst.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on January 20, 2017 8:45 am
Learn how to write the perfect headline for a blog to increase traffic, engagement and sales through digital marketing and social media as a small business. Read More
Live video is something you must add to your marketing strategy in 2017 and right now the two biggest platforms are YouTube Live and Facebook Live. But which one is right for you? How do they stack up against one another when we compare feature by feature. Find out is this edition of Learn to Live Read More
“Write for the user, not the search engines,” continues to be a mantra of content marketing. In reality, smart content creators write for both. Read More
Here is a few tricks that will help you inject some personality in your content marketing strategy and get more traffic to your website. Read More

Yelp for Small Business: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Yelp for Small Business: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Avatar Posted by samanthanovick under Marketing
From https://bondstreet.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: BizWise on January 19, 2017 7:15 pm
Harvard University Professor Michael Luca showed in a 2016 paper that a one-star increase in Yelp rating lead to a 5-9% increase in revenue for independent restaurants in Washington State. A successful strategy on Yelp doesn’t require spending any money, and is an opportunity for your interactions Read More
Owning a business is as rewarding as it is challenging. Learn seven of the most trying small business challenges all entrepreneurs will face. Read More
Sam Mallikarjunan, Principal Marketing Strategist at HubSpot and editor of ThinkGrowth.org, discusses how the site differs from the content HubSpot is best known for, why they built the site on Medium and how it’s helping them compete with established management brands like Harvard Business Review Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …
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Gary Hart @SalesDuJour Brings Passion for Sales

It could be argued that sales, in some form or other, is the most important function for any business. Because, without … More
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