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Optimizing Your Social Media Presence for Link Building and SEO

Some claim that social media can revive failing businesses; others that it can significantly increase your brand power. Like most marketing forms, the value of social media is variable. Some will generate direct income from it, while others will find fairly mixed results. There’s one field in which social media truly shines: SEO. However, most […]

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Four Tips for Writing Linkbait Articles

In the online world, there is only one currency that is worth anything: traffic. The most successful websites are built on huge amounts of traffic, and the most profitable products sell because of the never-ending flow of traffic to their sales and merchant pages. Much like businesses pay premium rent for a high foot-traffic location, […]

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Tips for Optimizing and Promoting Video Marketing Material for Maximum Effectiveness

There are certain things you need to keep in mind when attempting to optimize video content for online marketing purposes. Today, videos are fast becoming the standard medium for promoting products as well as publishing press releases, interviews, music, and so much more. By learning how to tap into this unique form of marketing, you […]

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How to Run a Blog-Based Promotion

Blogging is a great platform for promoting a business, and one of the best ways to gain ultra-cheap online exposure is through a blog promotion or competition. With a reasonable amount of blog traffic and a proactive audience, it is possible to put your business in front of thousands, sometimes even tens-of-thousands of eyes, all […]

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Social Media is Not About Direct Marketing

Here is an interesting experiment: start following 100 commercial Twitter accounts and record exactly how they communicate with their customers. Record whether or not they include links to their sales pages (or service pages if they’re a service business), how often they link to external sources, and how often they ask for feedback from their […]

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How to Promote Your Blog

When it comes to blogging, writing most certainly isn’t the hardest part. There’s the technical side, which while sometimes demanding, generally isn’t much of a hassle for tech-savvy bloggers. Of course, the hardest part of blogging is promotion. Gaining exposure in the blogosphere is something that troubles even the most skilled writers. From technology to […]

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Bicycling from Phoenix to Denver. One Man’s Journey

A friend of mine is taking on a huge challenge. He lives in Phoenix and we live in Denver. He’ll be staying with us for awhile, so he’s decided to bicycle his way the 800+ miles. Never, in a million years, could I imagine doing such a thing. Got to give him props for taking […]

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Using Social Media for Product Launches

Social media marketing is quickly becoming one of the hottest, most talked about, and most effective forms of marketing out there. While thousands of marketers battle for the best PPC advertising spots, conversion rates, and lowest bid prices, smart marketers are building communities, fostering organic support, and launching their products to ultra-cheap promotion through social […]

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