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Posts about SEO:

Taking the Emotions Out of Marketing: Why It Works

Danielle Elliott Nov 9, 2017 2:00:57 PM

We all experience emotions. It's just something that happens. Especially when it comes to the unpredictability of sales. But what's so emotional about marketing? Think of it this way... there's something extremely emotional about working on something for months and months. Especially with a hyper-focused intensity. When you're dealing with content you are checking a million things off a list. All in hopes that enough people engage with your message. And essentially buy whatever it is you're selling. It comes down to this: everyone wants to see their hard work add up to something worthwhile.

Blog Post Traffic and How To Make It Last Longer

Danielle Elliott Oct 26, 2017 2:00:41 PM

Blog post traffic is something that we have a tendency to take for granted. Especially when we think about the longevity of it. So, take a moment to think about how long a blog post lasts before it's forgotten. Maybe three months? Turns out the time frame isn't as long as you might think. Granted, the popularity of a blog post spikes right after it's published - it isn't too long after that, that it's forgotten. Here's the thing: blog posts tend to get the most impressions within the first 30 days. After that, it barely receives any traffic at all.

Killer Tactics for Inbound Marketing and How To Succeed

Danielle Elliott Sep 21, 2017 2:00:03 PM

There's nothing more important to the success of your business than inbound marketing. However, there are a few dimensions to inbound marketing is concerned. For example, you need to learn a few tried and true techniques to succeed. Once you overcome these challenges, you're golden. Now don't let this scare you. Inbound marketing isn't that complicated! Fortunately, there are a lot of core practices that are highly effective. Especially when it comes to boosting brand exposure.

Digital Advertising Trends of 2017

Danielle Elliott Sep 7, 2017 2:00:33 PM

With the rise of new technologies, another era of advertising exists. Especially in terms of marketing. Sadly traditional methods such as print ads, television and radio have lost their efficacy. This is where digital advertising comes in. Nowadays the key is to attract and retain customers. Which means you need to understand digital marketing. I mean, even local coffee shops and burger joints use social media marketing. The goal being to build their brand and increase their market-reach. Most importantly, you can measure your efforts more accurately. In addition, they also cost a lot less!

How Content Marketing Helps Your Business

Danielle Elliott Aug 24, 2017 2:00:00 PM

Content marketing is a pretty great tactic for marketers. If done properly, it can lead to some killer results. It's obvious that the advent of social media has truly changed the way people interact with others. Nowadays all types of businesses have the opportunity to bring their brand closer to their target audience. However in recent years, there have been several changes to social media platforms. As a result, this change enables marketers to accurately target their audience based on a variety of tactics. Such as interest, location, lifestyle and other important factors. Most of all, it will increase their chances of making sales. Which should be at the top of the list of any business. Content marketing really does help your business. So it's important to put some time and effort into it.

Meta SEO Strategies: Why Meta & SEO Keywords Matter

Danielle Elliott Aug 17, 2017 2:00:04 PM

Why do meta and SEO keywords matter? Because they explain to search engines what your page is about. That's why whenever you build your own website, you need to know a little bit about meta tags. Since it will truly help your search engine optimization. Yes, there are a million tricks and tips when it comes to SEO. But this basic strategy I'm going to share with you, is something that most people overlook. Which is why you need to make sure that you cover all the basics whenever you optimize your site - it's essential! However, you also need to lay the groundwork for more complex SEO strategies down the road.

The Best SEO Tips for Bloggers

Danielle Elliott Jul 13, 2017 2:00:37 PM

SEO (search engine optimization) is something that takes some effort, but is truly beneficial and worth your time. All it takes are small changes that are, for the most part, free. SEO is easy to implement and can have a huge impact on your organic traffic over time. SEO is something that bloggers should focus on. If done correctly your blog will start to take off. The key is that you need to take the time to optimize the elements of your website. The elements that will have the most positive impact on your traffic. The SEO tips in this post are the most essential ones that you need to focus on. Let's get started!

SEO How To: Optimize Your Site's Images

Danielle Elliott Jun 22, 2017 2:00:53 PM

Images tend to be the forgotten SEO. Now we've talked about optimizing your blog for SEO, as well as creating keywords. But did you know that you can optimize your images for SEO too? This means that you can use your images to help improve your ranks in search engine results. This works for small businesses and bloggers too. So, if you aren't optimizing your images, you're missing out on free traffic to your blog or website.

SEO Keywords: 10 Ways To Find The Best Keywords For Your Business

Danielle Elliott Jun 15, 2017 2:00:46 PM

SEO (or search engine optimization) is the magic formula that Google and other sites use to determine which results get listed first in searches. Naturally any business with a website wants to see themselves in the results. Specifically at the top of the list because that's where potential customers are searching. However, there's a lot of confusion when it comes to how to actually achieve this. So we're going to share some hacks to help you. This way you can really hit hard when it comes to your SEO - and getting the right keywords. The easiest way to create and optimize keywords can be found in the following 10 strategies. Let's get started!

Blogging 101: Repurposing Your Old Content

Danielle Elliott Jun 8, 2017 2:00:06 PM
Blogging 101: Repurposing Your Old Content

Do you have a collection of all of your best blog posts? The ones that feature high-quality content and received great feedback? I'm sure that you do - especially if you've blogged for awhile. It's the posts that received comments and shares. Ones that are helpful and popular. So today we're going to talk about how and why you should repurpose your old content. Because it would be a shame to just let them sit there. Especially if they could still help you grow!