Building Your Content Strategy in 2014

by April 21, 2014
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The Hummingbird that Changed SEO As we all know the Hummingbird has landed, and has been marinating for a while.  Although we heard rumors that Google was up to something with their algorithms and we saw evidence in small changes in the way searches displayed, until late 2013, Google was pretty closed-lipped about the Hummingbird.  […]

Questions I Keep Hearing About Content Marketing

by January 6, 2014
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You’d have to go pretty far out of your way nowadays to find a blog that hasn’t written about content marketing in one way or another. And it’s not necessarily a bad thing, but with so many people jumping on the band wagon I’m finding myself constantly having to answer questions when we talk about […]

Content Creation Strategy That Will Increase Sales

by December 5, 2013
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Do you have trouble coming up with ideas for new content?  Content creation is vital to your online marketing campaign but let’s be honest, it’s tough to come up with fresh and exciting ideas for killer content. You can scope out competitors and set up Google Alerts for keywords related to your product or service […]

Brand Building and Content Strategy with Shelly Kramer [video]

by November 11, 2013
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Recently in a hangout with Shelly Kramer I was invited to listen in as she was interviewed by Gabriella Sannino, and Doc Sheldon from Level Headed Marketing, to discuss SEO and integrated marketing.  Shelly Kramer is the Founder and CEO of V3 Integrated Marketing. A 20+ year marketing veteran, she’s a brand strategist focused on […]

Content That Works

by September 30, 2013
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If you want to have a healthy site, then reading a few articles about SEO isn’t going to help. Why? Because reading and learning about SEO is a daily process… actually, there was a recent review about Level 343 and what we do as a company 10,000 Hours in 10 Minutes: Taking SEO to the […]

23 Tips To Improve Your Bounce Rate

by August 29, 2013
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You work pretty hard to get traffic to your site.  So it’s no fun when you see most of that traffic bouncing off the site.  If your bounce rate is high, you should take swift action to correct things! (Not sure what a bounce rate is? Bounce rate is a very important metric for website […]

Brain Dump

by November 15, 2012
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Do you have a process for writing your content?  Mine is pretty simple, I just sit down and let it flow. When I am done, I edit, see where I need to trim things and where I need to bulk things up and lastly I think about aesthetics (adding formatting and images).  But every once […]

Business Blogging Tips: The Why and The How

by November 12, 2012
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Businesses, whether small or large, local or enterprise, are constantly being told that blogging will help their search engine rankings, but many are left wondering how to actually implement a blogging strategy. While a few get the hang of it quickly, a large number either never blog at all, or they give up after a […]

25 eCommerce and Info Site Tips To Make This Holiday Season Bright

by November 5, 2012
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Is your website ready for this holiday season? It’s already that time of year again when stores are decorated in bright red, green and gold, with Christmas carols playing in the background. Long before anyone has time to think about Thanksgiving turkeys or holiday shopping, the season is upon us. Now is the time to […]

6 Tips for Writing Better Blog Posts Faster

by October 8, 2012
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I’m always on the go. If I’m not rushing to a meeting with a client, I’m rushing to a meeting with my staff. If I’m not buried in work, I’m hurrying to see family and friends. Yes, indeed; my life is pretty busy. Add in the articles that I write for the blog, guest posts […]