Use Video Marketing on Social Media Outlets – A How-To

Use Video Marketing on Social Media Outlets – A How-To

If you spend any time on social media – and let’s face it, it is 2016 and we’re all doing it all the time – then you will surely have noticed a trend becoming more and more common over the last year or so: video.

Everyone is using video, especially brands. Brands are using video to boost their marketing efforts, and it certainly seems like it’s working. You can’t scroll through your Facebook or Twitter feeds without seeing a couple of videos on each screen. They’re everywhere!

So it’s time you got on board the train. You need to make a video […] Read more

How to Use Your Blog to Promote Products

How to Use Your Blog to Promote Products

Blogging can be a good way for a writer to make a bit of money, especially if you are willing to use it to help to sell some product. Whether the products are your own or you are engaging in a spot of affiliate marketing, if you do it right you can earn a tidy little profit.

However, the important (and tricky) part is doing it right. The primary aim of your blog is surely to entertain and inform, so you don’t want to dilute that with endless shilling. So how do you manage to start promoting products on your blog, […] Read more

Use Your Author Bio Page to Boost Your Exposure

Use Your Author Bio Page to Boost Your Exposure

When you are a regular writer on different websites, you will usually be asked to create an author profile page – or an author bio – so that the readers of the site can find out a little more about who you are and how you came to write for that particular site.

Obviously, these pages will vary considerably on a site by site basis, but there are certain things you should always try and include if you want to make the most out of this free piece of web real estate. We’re here to help you with that, but first…

Why […] Read more

How to Repurpose Your Existing Content to Your Advantage

How to Repurpose Your Existing Content to Your Advantage

Once you’ve got a few pieces of good, popular content, you want to make sure you can make the most of them to ensure they are well and truly earning their keep. Obviously, not every single piece you write can reinvent the wheel and blow the competition out of the water; that’s why you should seriously think about repurposing some of your more successful ideas.

Instead of struggling to come up with new ideas at the last minute in a desperate attempt to strike it lucky with the next big thing, why not simply go to the gold mine that’s right […] Read more

How You Can Make Money with Your Blog

How You Can Make Money with Your Blog

As a blogger, only you know exactly how much of your free effort and energy you put into your blog, whether it is a hobby or something a little more. However, we are willing to bet that you would put a conservative estimate at “a lot”. We’re right, no?

Of course we are! And the more time you put into something, the more you would expect out of it, right? So you would be correct to wonder when you can expect the money to start flowing your way.

We’re here to help you stop wondering and start making it a reality. We […] Read more

Crucial SEO Tips for Your Site

Crucial SEO Tips for Your Site

 

You run a website. You’re doing all you can to enhance its visibility, and you personally think it’s the bees’ knees. Sadly, for whatever reason, it seems like Google doesn’t quite agree with you yet – your site is languishing on page four or five in the SERPS. What can you do?

Well, there are plenty of sites out there that purport to offer the best SEO advice. A lot of them cater to individual pages, which is fine by itself, but for more noticeable results you want to be targeting your whole site.

That’s what we have been doing here at […] Read more

Quick and Easy SEO Tips for Everyone

Quick and Easy SEO Tips for Everyone

 

You have a website and you want it to appear at the top of search engine results pages (SERPs). So does everyone. So you’re up against quite a lot of competition, especially if you’re running a business online, and you rely on Google to help boosting your income.

Luckily for you, we’ve pulled together some fantastic helpful tips. None of them are overly complex or heavy on the jargon, so you should be able to benefit from them with just a rudimentary knowledge of SEO. Here we go!

Keep an Eye on Your Agency

Obviously, this tip only applies to you if you […] Read more

Driving Traffic to Your Blog Using Pinterest

Driving Traffic to Your Blog Using Pinterest

 

One of the most frustrating thing as a blogger is to find an interesting topic, taking the time to write a great post, create fantastic visuals to go with it, but then see view counts remaining stagnant. Your content is great, so why aren’t people clicking through to see it for themselves?

Of course you might get lucky, but without a good social media strategy ın place it’s unlikely your blog will become the successful one you want (and deserve) it to be.

Aside from the usual channels such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, Pinterest is fast becoming one of the most popular […] Read more

Simple SEO Tips for Smaller Businesses

Simple SEO Tips for Smaller Businesses

 

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) isn’t as complicated as it seems. Sure, it’s easy to get confused when thinking about all the technical terms and the various aspects of making sure your site is optimized well for search engines, but you don’t need to be an expert to implement and benefit from it.

There’s a lot you can do to help your site without needing any real specialist knowledge. Here are a number of fantastically useful tips – none of which are too perplexing or full of jargon – that you can take advantage of. Use them, and you’ll soon see your site […] Read more

Marketing with Social Media – Some Dos and Don’ts

Marketing with Social Media – Some Dos and Don’ts

 

If you’re extensively using social media to help your brand recognition, you may already know the sort of things to avoid. Unless you’re part of a particularly “edgy” brand, you steer well clear of any potentially controversial posts, and you keep proposing interesting topics.

However, there’s a little more to it than that. Whether you are using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or even Vine for your social media marketing, you shouldn’t expect fantastic results if you’re not putting all yourself into each posts.

Great content has to be engaging, and it can only be engaging if it’s creative. So get on your thinking […] Read more