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If you started blogging and affiliate marketing in 2004, there wasn’t much competition. It was easy to get your foot in the door and make money.

Now, things have changed. More and more people want in on the action, and Google is cracking down. While that all sounds like bad news, there is still Read More

Top 10 Social Media Marketing Trends

Top 10 Social Media Marketing Trends Avatar Posted by LashonMcclure under Social Media
From 5 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on September 24, 2016 10:25 am
Social networks have been with us for just over a decade but it feels like forever.

When I first signed into Facebook I was amazed by how small the world had become. Friends, acquaintances and old college connections I hadn’t seen in decades and living in faraway places popped up on my screen. M Read More
Email remains among the most efficient and cost-effective ways for an SME to promote itself and generate business. Here are five email marketing best practices. Read More
Don't sell wood to a forest. Too many salespeople make mistakes when they are selling to their prospects. We've had a lot of salespeople call us recently, and here are six lessons they should have all had prior to making the call. Read More

9 Twitter Marketing Ideas that Drive More Traffic to Your Website

9 Twitter Marketing Ideas that Drive More Traffic to Your Website Avatar Posted by kimonos under Marketing
From 4 days ago
Made Hot by: thelastword on September 24, 2016 8:38 am
Twitter is a powerful marketing tool on so many different levels. It can be great for professional networking, for building up your brand, and for sending significant amounts of traffic to your website or blog. Read More
What is influencer marketing? And how the heck do you actually do it? PLUS a free spreadsheet to keep track of your influencer research and outreach AND tips on finding and choosing the right influencers for your biz. Read More

Elements of a Great Unboxing Experience

Elements of a Great Unboxing Experience Avatar Posted by RossKimbarovsky under Marketing
From 5 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on September 24, 2016 2:38 am
By the time UPS drops off the package, your newly acquired customer is an emotional powder keg just expecting something to go wrong. Fortunately, you can ease this emotion and create positive feelings toward your brand with an exciting unboxing experience. Read More
As our 2017 content marketing strategies start to take shape, here’s another emerging trend we can leverage — one that offers two perks for the price of one. Read More
Read these 15 habits of website visitors to predict their behavior thus you can improve your website's content accordingly. Read More

Your 13 Point Holiday Marketing Checklist to Boost Sales

Your 13 Point Holiday Marketing Checklist to Boost Sales Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Marketing
From 5 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on September 21, 2016 8:13 pm
Ecommerce marketers are already starting to go through their Holiday marketing checklist — that is, if they’re smart. Because they know, as you should, it’s never too early to start planning. Read More

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What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …

Building a Small Business From Your Writing Talents

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