You believe you have a talent and an eye for making appealing t-shirts, and could find some success selling them, which has led you to launch a website to do just that.
Now what? You’re a t-shirt designer, not a master marketer. How do you go from operating an online store in the desolate, barren wastelands of the Internet, where not a soul stirs (or shops for t-shirts), to one that has a prime corner location in the Internet’s Mall of …
Today’s guest post was written and compiled by Bill Gray of www.sitbin.com.
Google has begun structuring search results to reward sites that include video. According to Forrester Research, any video in an index of searched keywords has a 53 times greater chance of appearing on the first page of search results than a text page.
In general, Google tends to use video results for these types of keywords:
How-to keywords (“how to make a video”), Reviews (“HP laptop reviews”), Tutorials (“Online video tutorials”), …
Today we’re excited to announce that we’ve reached yet another important company milestone – 20,000 BoostSuite users!
This news is indicative of an increasing trend: more small business marketers are holding themselves accountable by taking their results into their own hands.
These Do-it-Myselfers are building their audiences with co-marketing, sharing content from and with their partners. They know BoostSuite works so they are willing to spend more of their time working on their co-marketing.
BoostSuite’s 20,000th user is Anicca of Thriving Mostly Raw.
Anicca provides …
Hippie Butter’s mission is to purchase, promote and deliver a growing line of delicious, nutritious, 100% organic gourmet hemp seed food and skin care products for people who live a natural lifestyle, love healthy foods and work to leave a healthy planet for future generations.
This business is the brain-child of Brad Irvin, Chief Hemp Officer.
Brad toured the world as a sound engineer with such artists as George Strait, Bette Midler, Paul McCartney, and many others. He discovered the superfood hemp seeds while on …
Today’s post is brought to you by Ryan Pinkham from Constant Contact.
At Constant Contact, we are big believers in the power of using email marketing to help build a successful blog.
This is something we talk about a lot when educating our small business customers, and is also something we’ve experienced firsthand.
We re-launched the Constant Contact Blog in 2012.
At that time, we brought the blog onto a new platform, introduced a new URL, and really redefined our strategy for content marketing.
Social networks seem to keep cropping up, whether people want them to or not. The world at large likes to think of social media in very simple terms: Facebook, Twitter, and maybe LinkedIn. And yet, the list of logos beneath a blog or a YouTube video continues to grow and grow – Google+, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and more. What allows them to all coexist is that they each serve a different purpose, or cater to a different crowd.
For the enthusiastic …
This article was written by Wayne Collier of www.fljean.com.
Your blog is your voice, you opinion, your soapbox, and your megaphone, all rolled into one in this fast passed internet world we live in.
Imagine you’re online storefront is on a busy street corner at the intersection of Google Parkway and Yahoo Boulevard, with all the cars flying by representing potential traffic. Your blog is your signage out front and your main way of attracting attention. Everyone is busy not paying any attention …
Welcome back ladies and gentlemen! We’re excited to give out our second Page 10 Award!
For those of you who are unfamiliar with this award, allow me to explain:
There are some really great results on page 10 of the search results, yet very few searchers ever see them because they simply don’t dig that deep! This award highlights one of the entries from page 10 of the Google search results.
We understand how hard it is for small businesses to rank on page 1 of the …
Today’s post is brought to you by Cami Bird of MarketMeSuite.
You have reached a plateau. You’ve built a beautiful and engaging website, you’re relatively active on your social channels, you’ve had your blog up and running and you’ve been working on content marketing for months. There’s just one BIG problem: you aren’t getting the expected views to your website.
While you’ve started off on the right foot, there are a few extra steps you can take to expand your blog audience …
If you’ve ever wondered how a tool like BoostSuite can help you generate more traffic and customers online, I’d like to introduce you to James Brewer of Envision 401k Advisors.
James (or JB as we know him) was kind enough to sit down with me for an interview to discuss his trials and tribulations as a small business owner and how BoostSuite has been able to help him achieve more results with less. I’m sure you’ll be able to relate to …