We’ve come to the time of year where everyone is scrambling to get things done before the holiday break. They are frantically trying to make quotas, those last few sales and complete projects they’ve been putting off for months.
So when the “slow” time between Christmas and New Years rolls around – this year basically Wednesday the 24th to Thursday the 1st. – they want to be left alone. Right?
The day after Christmas through New Year’s Eve is often the best …
You’ve got a beautiful and easy to navigate website in place. You’ve done your homework and optimized the SEO potential of your pages. But now you need quality posts, and you need them quickly. What are the best and most effective ways to get content for your pages without delay?
Quality v/s Cost.
When building content for your pages there are always sites such as scripted.com or elance.com that allow you to log in, state your subject & criteria and pay one …
Attending a tradeshow as an exhibitor with a booth for your small business can be an expensive proposition. Considering that you will have to rent/buy the booth, staff it and pay for travel expenses for you/your team.
Even a small booth (10×10 or pop-up display for instance) can add up to tens of thousands of dollars. Not an easy number to swallow when ever dollar counts.
There is an alternative – participate remotely from your laptop via social media. You can engage …
The upcoming holiday season means a big increase in search traffic on seasonal keywords as consumers look for gift ideas, travel accommodations and other holiday-related products and services.
This means that it’s time to implement a seasonal SEO plan to give search engines the opportunity to crawl and index your content in time for the holiday traffic spikes. These 4 steps will help you build a solid SEO plan for the holidays.
Keyword drafting is a combination of writing and keyword …
In a previous post, we answered the question “why would I want to publish content from another business on my blog?”
Our simple answer to this question – because it drives traffic!
A similar question from one of our customers addresses this in a different way:
“Should I blog on my website or other websites?”
Let’s start with an analogy:
You have a cabin on a lake and love to fish. You go out on a regular basis and catch a decent amount, enough for …
You’ve put your blood, sweat and tears into building and refining your new small business website, and you’re ready to unleash it upon the world. But how long will it take for your site to appear in a Google or Bing search?
Unfortunately, there is no set amount of time before your site is indexed into the search engine results page (SERP).
Fortunately however, there are several ways you can speed up the process.
Get Out There!
You need your pages to be seen. …
Last week we announced the Article Exchange in BoostSuite. The Article Exchange allows you to trade blog posts with your marketing partners in BoostSuite.
The Article Exchange was used by thousands of businesses in the first week, and many users shared their excitement and feedback with our team. One of the most common questions we received is “why would I want to publish content from another business on my blog?” It’s a great question and requires a little background.
Back in November of 2013 we launched …
Today’s post was written by Mahbub Khan of getpaidbd.com.
Analyzing your web traffic statistics can be an invaluable tool for a number of different reasons. But before you can make full use of this tool, you need to understand how to interpret the data.
Most web hosting companies will provide you with basic web traffic information that you then have to interpret and make pertinent use of. However, the data you receive from your host company can be overwhelming if you don’t understand …
Written by Chanelle Yarber of www.brightgirlmedia.com. Chanelle Yarber is Managing Consultant for BrightGirl Media, a social media marketing and video production company for small businesses. Chanelle is passionate about women and minority entrepreneurship, youth empowerment, media, roller skating, and reading.
Did you know that video marketing is one of the fastest growing mediums for businesses? $3 billion was spent on video advertising in 2010! YouTube is the second largest search engine next to Google.
Businesses who post video marketing content regularly have a 56% …
Announcing the BoostSuite Article Exchange
Based on your feedback, we just launched a completely new co-marketing process in BoostSuite called the Article Exchange.
Instead of sharing articles,
now you’ll trade articles with partners in BoostSuite.
With the Article Exchange you can easily:
Review potential marketing partners
Ask for partnerships with the best businesses
Accept or decline partnership requests
Participate in article trades with your co-marketing partners.
Co-marketing in BoostSuite is now faster and smarter.
Re-use your best articles with unlimited partners. Saves tons of time.
Review partners before connecting. Control your …