Curation is the act of individuals with a passion for a content area to find, contextualize, and organize information. Curators provide a consistent update regarding what’s interesting, happening, and cool in their focus.
“I am a failure.” “I never stick to anything.” “I don’t know what I need to do.” “I want to do something else.” If you feel like you have problems staying on track or finding motivation, this post is for you.
Google’s Tips For News Websites [VIDEO]
I’ve never had more traffic coming to Quick Sprout, than I did in January 2013. So why was there a big increase in traffic during January? Well, there were a few reasons… lets dig into each of them.
You might not be a multimillionaire married to a senator, but you can still cultivate connections with powerful people and get yourself a 1,000 new subscribers in less than 60 days. Let me show you how!
Content curator’s job is to collect items and arrange them in a meaningful way, then put them on display for people to look at. Here are some of the benefits of content curation and some tools to capture the best ideas.
Plagiarism of course is the biggest one we’ve been faced with in the recent months — but there are a few more things out there that can ruin a blogger’s career.
Search Engine Marketing / Search Engine Optimization
If you want to win at SEO in 2013, you must commit to a solid long-term strategy. However, that’s not to say you can’t build small wins into your long-term strategy to strengthen it along the way. Here are 96 quick wins you can implement in an hour or less to see tremendous results.
Over the years, the one thing that I’ve always noticed is that most sites aren’t optimized for search engines. Even websites that are run by and owned by SEOs aren’t always optimized. Here’s how to perform you own audit!
Read thoroughly these 50 SEO myths and stop getting fooled by so called “SEO experts” that simply creating empty buzz. Search Engine Optimization was-is-and will be as a vital part of online marketing strategy, no matter what!
When it comes to paid search, most advertisers are looking to generate sales and leads from their websites. And while SEM can work wonders for direct response, it can also be used to help protect your brand online. Here are five ways to leverage paid search for branding.
I’ve come up with some techniques that anyone can implement in order to take advantage of the benefits of being a good networker.
Contrary to popular belief, the multi-billionaire founder of Microsoft is not a visionary, but an executor. Here’s how.
Meet The Man Who Makes Six Figures A Quarter Just From Using Twitter
Twitter introduced a video service recently called Vine. It enables you to create a six second video and share it with your social network. It has huge potential as a means of storytelling for communication, marketing and public relations.
Twitter is a micro-blogging platform that allows you to update your world and helps you stay in touch with new prospects. I’m here to give you some Twitter marketing tips that’ll make your Twitter marketing campaign a success!
Twitter has started rolling out an update that allows you to see older tweets in search results. Search results on Twitter were previously limited to tweets that had been made over the past week.
BlackBerry is still a big player in the enterprise market but the rest of the pack is hot on its heels, with the likes of Apple, Samsung and Microsoft all eager to get a piece of the business pie. In no particular order, here are the top 10 smartphones for business…
Tools / Software
Microsoft is updating its SkyDrive cloud storage service today to include document editing for non-Microsoft account users. The new Office Web Apps feature lets you to share a document to other users who do not have a Microsoft account, allowing them to edit and save anonymously.
Social Media is about bringing targeted traffic to your blog. Targeted traffic helps you make more money from your blog than any other traffic. But you can’t do this alone yourself. You need some help from some web apps.
Any search engine wants to provide users a great user experience and a fast site improves overall site quality and increases user satisfaction. Some of the following tips are implemented well by SEOmoz, but I will explain them anyway because of their general usefulness.
Not only do faster load times help boost search engine rankings, but 40% of people will abandon a site if it takes longer than 3 seconds to load. Well, I’ve used the techniques below to optimize Quick Sprout and I’ve improved my load time by 5 seconds.
How can you find someone who’s up to that tall task? Here are 10 important questions to ask potential webmasters to try to ensure you’re hiring the right person to maintain your website.
Content scraping bots take your original content and republish it. Learn how you can beat them with Fat Pings or Pubsubhubbub.
Reducing the bounce rate on pages that have the highest volume of traffic from your highest converting sources means more engaged visitors and a greater chance of conversion. Here are 20 considerations for reducing your bounce rate.
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