When I was first told that I needed to be watching what industry competitors where doing for content I groaned about it. I had no desire to read a bunch of blogs or watch video’s for my whole day. Especially since I was doing that already to research topics that I was writing about. Here are 5 ways to take some free tools and methods and put them to work for you.
Creating content can be a pain when you run out of things to talk about. Thankfully for us we have an outstanding resource available to us for free that will keep you writing day in and day out. Using forums to find the questions your market is asking is a great way to position yourself as an authority even if your just starting out.
With all the competition out there in pretty much any market, one thing you can do to set your site apart is use high quality images. The problem comes when your just starting out and a bit low on cash, you can’t buy them. Most of the sites out there selling photo’s are pretty expensive. But until your making your millions online, you can use these free services to pretty up your pages.
Typically you want to know what you plan on the focus of your blog to be before you start it. But if you are like me and created one without any real plan its not to late to learn from this marketing lesson. The trick is to focus on something, anything, i.e. blog to build a list or blog to sell. But you have to pick a purpose.
Blogging Is About Shaping Ideas I really would like to answer the question of how often should you blog right away, but I love telling stories so here we go!!! As many of you know I am involved in several Facebook groups concerning the topic of marketing. Whether it be marketing on pay per click, […]
Article marketing used to be a mainstay method to generate traffic and backlinks to your website. But Google is doing everything it can to kill it due to spam with its Panda and Penguin updates over the past year or so. But there is a way to do it, and within Google’s TOS, that still works quite well.
Have you ever had that feeling when you talking to someone that they could have shortened the answer just a little bit? I have, and I have to admit I tend to be a really “Get to the point already” kind of guy. And during the years that I have been marketing online I have seen tons of video’s, blog posts, and products that really don’t do that. So with this post I wanted to break that trend and define inbound marketing and the process on how to apply it in the simplest terms possible. Trust me you’ll love it!
These days people are looking for the bad in everything. Just watch the news and you can see it everywhere and everyday. Breaking news Congressman is a cheat, Breaking news Wall street is stealing, Breaking News Oil companies gouging gas prices (ok that’s probably true). So when you write articles you need to keep that in mind.