August 24, 2019

How To View Private Instagram Profiles (2017)

We dipped into the reader mailbag recently and found that many of you were asking us for help with Instagram. As a result, I decided to put together this step-by-step guide. We extensively covered Twitter in the past, but as social media giants rise and fall, it’s well worth looking at the new behemoth that is Instagram (as well as ... Read More »

The Complete Guide To Instagram Marketing For 2017 (Part 1)

Twenty-sixteen was the year in which social media platforms like Instagram reached near-full maturity. While innovation slows and adoption levels reach saturation, it’s easy to assume that marketers are getting savvier on how to fully exploit the potential of such a powerful medium for engaging consumers. But the truth, in our opinion, is that many marketers and brands are still ... Read More »

Best Practices in SEO: Ride the Google Updates Without Fear

Google does not share the intricacies of its algorithms openly, so webmasters cannot pinpoint the kind of SEO issues that they are likely to face. Take 2011’s Panda and 2012’s Penguin updates – the scope of these updates and their impact on SEO practices – just couldn’t be predicted. What we do know is that Google launches about 100-odd updates ... Read More »

Twitter Step by Step

twitter step by step

Twitter management can be a daunting task. There are a lot of articles telling you the do's and don'ts of Twitter, however it can still be difficult to pin down exactly what you should be doing each day step by step. If you are having a hard time getting organized and keeping up with everything you should be doing on Twitter here is the list that is going to let you discover and hammer out your personal routine. Read More »

SEO Tips For Your Blog and Business

When was the last time you thought about your site beyond adding content? It is probably time to take a look at how things are organized. When you started the site you had certain goals, ideas and experiences, now as time has passed it is a good idea to take another look at those goals and see what’s new. Below ... Read More »

How To Choose Keywords

how to choose keywords

Every day millions of searches are performed on the internet and all of those search terms are saved and provided to us to peruse at our discretion. Unfortunately, on the other hand, there are millions of searches performed every day on the internet and ALL that data is saved and provided to us to peruse at our discretion. So how can you go about tapping into this resource without getting bogged down and lost in all that information? In this guide you will find out how to choose keywords, research and test them and read the results. Read More »

Why Social Media Isn’t Working For You

So you took the first step and signed yourself up for some social media sites and started marketing yourself and now you're waiting for the traffic to start rolling in. You've done your research about social media marketing and everyone tells you to find followers, engage them and turn them into customers. Why isn't it working for you then? Read More »

How Do I Tweet – Writing the $6 Million Dollar Tweet

Twitter recently made claims that they had reached 100 million users. A fairly impressive feat to be sure, and that is reflected in the pull people give to twitter as a social media outlet. Great tweets can make you a star as fast bad ones can kill your image. Most of the time tweets just pass through the world, generally ignored, floating on into oblivion. With over 200 million tweets a day it’s easy to get flooded and have your tweets sink out of sight. It’s even easier to fall into bad habits like self-promoting too much without engaging or talking to others, appearing like you’re just there to sell, sell, sell. Spend some time following one and you will find that nothing is more boring than a spammer, which is what you can quickly turn into if what you post isn’t interesting. Read More »

Tips for Getting More Done

time management

This topic might not be 100% focused on social media or marketing but its important to remember these ideals and incorporate them into your day. These tips will be especially helpful for bloggers, designers, social media managers and people with a lot on their plate each day to get more done. Read More »

How to Do It Yourself: DIY SEO Campaign

People who are just beginning to focus on their website or blog may or may not know that they should make their content live up to the standards of search engine optimization or SEO. Making content SEO rich is the one of the most effective strategies for boosting the number of visitations on your site or blog. If you’re trying ... Read More »