Monthly Archives: March 2014

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Email Marketing Essentials: Checklist for Writing Emails That Get Opened

By Brooke Furry at TopRankBlog.com. If an email arrives in Judy’s inbox and she never opens it, was it worth the send? Email Marketing is all about the open. Digital marketers who throw their hearts and souls into creating email campaigns with real personality and value know that regular, consistent email campaigns can accomplish great [...]

By | March 31st, 2014|Curated|0 Comments

How to Turn Bland Text into Sparkling Online Content

Some great advice from by Henneke on Copyblogger on how to "spice up" your online content.  What I have found effective is to just write like you speak...in an active voice. You will find that the words will flow and it will be easier to write. Let me know what you think of this article. [...]

By | March 28th, 2014|Curated|0 Comments

Tips for Hiring your next Web Developer

Chris Lema shares the Do's and Don'ts on hiring your next web developer. Know your budget, your objectives, your milestones, and by all means, recommend them if they do a great job! Let me know what you think. Imagine…. Imagine walking into a new model home and checking the whole thing out. As you move [...]

By | March 25th, 2014|Curated|0 Comments

10 Steps Local Business Can Take to Improve Search Rankings

By  Eugen Oprea at CopyBlogger. Would you like to get more customers for your brick-and-mortar business? That’s a rhetorical question. If you have a brick-and-mortar business, of course you want more customers. Running a business is hard work. You might have a steady flow of loyal existing customers, but we always need to make sure we have [...]

By | March 24th, 2014|Curated, SEO|0 Comments

Promoting Your Blog – Idea Set #2

Some ideas on how to promote your blog In my last post in this series, Increase Your Blog Readers, I shared some ideas on how to build up your reader list. There is no sense in wasting your time blogging if no one is reading it, right? Today's post will cover ideas on how to [...]

By | March 24th, 2014|Blogging, Content Strategy|0 Comments

11 Crucial Ingredients to Your Blog Post

I just happen to love infographics because it helps me visualize complex topics. I came across this one on CopyBlogger that pinpoints essential ingredients that every blog post should contain. One of the main points I need to point out is that you should start with a headline first and then the blog post content [...]

By | March 17th, 2014|Blogging, Content Strategy|0 Comments

A “Write Great Headlines” Resource & Webinar

Blog headlines. It is really a difficult thing to create but it is SO important! Jennifer Bourn of Bourn Creative provided an awesome resources for writing great headlines. In this PDF you’ll learn about writing great headlines (duh), the 12 most persuasive types of headlines, and how to repurpose one headline into 30 different headlines. Plus you’ll [...]

By | March 6th, 2014|Blogging, Content Strategy, Creative|0 Comments