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3 Tips On Creating Valuable Content

3 Tips On Creating Valuable Content Avatar Posted by jonmikelbailey under Online Marketing
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on October 24, 2016 1:28 pm
According to Content Marketing Institute, 88% of B2B and 76% of B2C marketers use content marketing. At the same time, only about 40% of marketers feel their organization is effective at content marketing.

There is a clear disconnect between what marketers hope to achieve with content and the ac Read More
Yesterday AdWeek posted a link to an NBC News Story about a new Donald Trump TV channel that is reportedly just three months away from launching. AdWeek asked in their Facebook post, “would you advertise on Trump TV or recommend it to your clients?”. Read More
When you think you've got an amazing sale opportunity only to lose it somewhere in your pipeline, think of it as a chance to address problems. Losing a killer sale is a fortuitous time to inspect each step of your sales process to figure out what went wrong. Need some guidance on where to look firs Read More

Pinterest Marketing: A Small Business Guide

Pinterest Marketing: A Small Business Guide             Avatar Posted by brianamorgaine under Social Media
From 6 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on October 23, 2016 5:03 pm
Pinterest isn't just for visual brands (or finding great recipes). Learn how to create a Pinterest marketing strategy that works for your business, no matter what your industry. Read More
No small business marketing strategy is complete without building an email list and sending out a small business newsletter. Here are eight ways you can make your small business newsletter a successful marketing tool that will attract, engage and grow your small business. Read More

Small Business Saturday: Tips for Maximizing Your Local Sales

Small Business Saturday: Tips for Maximizing Your Local Sales Avatar Posted by jondyer under Sales
From 4 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on October 23, 2016 10:08 am
Small Business Saturday is just around the corner! That means it's time to figure out your plans for reaching out to new customers and maximizing your sales during this kick-off the holiday shopping season. Here are a few ideas to get you thinking. Read More
Referral marketing is undoubtedly one of the most effective methods of attracting relevant customers to your eCommerce website or SaaS business. ‘But if it’s the most effective method why aren’t more internet marketers using it?’ you might ask. The truth is that people are lazy. They’d rather pay s Read More
In Episode 197 of the Content Marketing Podcast, we're uncovering the key to amplifying your brand's content, and it's closer than you think. Read More

SEO is not dead; it’s just a shape-shifter

SEO is not dead; it’s just a shape-shifter Avatar Posted by LashonMcclure under Social Media
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: kingofcontent92 on October 23, 2016 8:19 am
I’m so tired of hearing various pundits say that SEO is dead. Maybe they are merely being provocative. Perhaps they need to fill seats in their event, and so they come up with “bait” session titles like “Why SEO is fundamentally DEAD.” (Yes, that was actually a keynote title at a very popular confe Read More
Your goal should be to get your writing as perfect as possible, but you know that you’ll never be 100% perfect. You aren’t a machine. You are a human and you are fallible.
Don’t worry, your readers will let you know and you can thank them, fix the error and know it is a bit better than it was befo 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 …

Hurray Jenny How: BizSugar Contributor of the Week

Hurray for Jenny How, our BizSugar "Contributor of the Week." If you haven't stopped by her cool and informative … More
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