How to Get Back on Track after Getting a Manual Penalty

Links are still SEO’s backbone, despite the fact they can be bought, exchanged, ‘earned’ in return for content and many other techniques that seek to influence search results. Google have had a gripe against falsely-earned links for a long time, but in the last few weeks they’ve really begun cracking the whip on illegitimate backlink […]

How to Write When You’re Not a Writer

I’m on a roll this week with questions from my readers.  I’ve shared what content marketing is in this post, and why content helps build your business in this post. As a business owner and entrepreneur, you’re called on to use and develop a wide range of skills when it comes to your business, you’ll discover strengths that you […]

SteamFeed TV – Blogging Comments, Mozilla CEO, and Customer Power

Episode 2 of SteamFeed TV went off without a hitch last night! Here are the topics we discussed: 1. Blogging Comments – Should sites be shutting off their comments? A few big sites like CopyBlogger did just that and we discuss the pros and cons of shutting them off for well established sites and for […]

What’s The Secret To Quality Content? 5 Factors To Consider

There’s a lot of discussion about what is quality content. Everyone has a different definition of it. The truth is probably somewhere in the middle of all the different opinions on this topic. This post is intended to spark discussion on the topic of quality content. Keep this in mind while reading, as I want to […]

The Best Way to Get Content Buy-In

With all that’s been written about the successes generated from content marketing, you would think that it would be an easy task to get buy-in for it.  Unfortunately, in my day-to-day dealings with a wide variety of clients, I am constantly reminded that it still remains a difficult challenge for marketers to get authentic and […]

How To Tell A Story With Your Content

Story telling is a marketing strategy that has been around for decades in television commercials and advertisements on billboards, etc., but telling a story through content is new to many marketers. With many marketers now putting their focus on content marketing due to the rise of the Internet and the fact that the consumer holds the power […]

The Power of Personalized Blogger Outreach that (Mostly) Everybody Lacks

Of all the internet marketing chatter that you will hear standing in the corridors of the World Wide Web, it will be difficult not to single out two phrases that just about everybody is discussing, namely blogging and outreach. The world of SEO fell in love with Blogging, specifically Guest Blogging post the Panda and […]

How To Drive Targeted Traffic To Your Brand

I confess. I strongly dislike the term “targeted traffic” but I used it in this headline. It’s a term that people understand. But it’s so overly used that it makes me cringe. Now that that’s out of the way, you probably want to learn how to “drive targeted traffic” to your brand since…y’know, you clicked […]

Secrets of a Killer Blog Post [Infographic]

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A blog post is a great way to add extra value to your website and it’s a proven strategy for attracting new customers. The catch is that you have to add new content all the time. And it has to be the right kind of content: informative, eye-catching, straightforward.

The Secrets of A Killer Blog Post, an infographic, from Who is Read more

7 Things You Must Do To Get Your Blog Found

Besides the obvious advice of creating epic content and promoting your blog on social media, there are some strategic SEO fixes and a few old school tricks that can make a big impact in generating traffic for your blog. First, do you have a Google Webmaster Tools account? Google Webmaster Tools is provided by Google and […]