How I Repurpose Content

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How to repurpose content to reach new audiences and broaden your reach online. Make one idea work in many ways and you’ll maximize your time.

What is Content Marketing?

Content marketing is attracting customers with content written with them in mind, with the goal of solving specific problems.

Content marketing isn’t advertising; it’s customer service. You serve your customer by providing content that makes their lives easier.

12 Things to Do After You Write a Blog Post

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When I sit down to write a blog post, I’ve got the hardest part out of the way — the idea. The rest of the process — the writing and finding the best images comes pretty easy to me. So easy that sometimes I’m tempted to click the Publish button a little prematurely. This post is a checklist of things to do before releasing your new blog post to the world.

Blogging for Business: What to Write About

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How to Generate Blog Topics Your Readers Will Love If you’re blogging for business, you know you need to write content on a consistent basis, but don’t we all get stumped from time to time? Sometimes it seems like the ideas just won’t come and if you’re on a deadline, it can get stressful. Remember, […]

Instagram Video: IGTV and What to Do With It

Instagram video newcomer IGTV has just been released and is waiting for your content. I tried it out a few minutes ago on my personal account (because my friends will forgive me for looking foolish if need be). I haven’t spent much time on the platform watching videos yet, but I’m also not normally a […]

Start a Blog From Scratch — An Easy Guide

How to Start a Blog From Scratch If you’ve read anything about online marketing in the past few years, you know that you need a blog. You need a blog to draw traffic to your website, to help your audience see your more personal and approachable side, and, of course, to help Google find your […]

Websites: What You Need to Know

Websites: The Basics Websites are as necessary to your business as a phone number, whether you’re brick and mortar or exclusively online. WordPress is the best solution for a small business website, as it allows you to retain control over your site and make changes as you wish without hiring a developer. Here are the […]

Instagram Marketing: Beat Instagram at the Link Game

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Why Instagram Marketing Can Be Frustrating Yes, Instagram marketing can make it difficult to share your content, as, unlike other social platforms, you can’t post a link in an Instagram caption. Here’s how I get around this. I set up a page called My Instalanding here on my site. I’m used to doing landing pages […]

Keywords Aren't Just For SEO

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If you spend time with a search engine optimization (SEO) expert, they’ll tell you to come up with 10 – 15 marketing keywords that you want to be found for online. FYI, I know very little about SEO and I value my clients enough to refer them to a real expert if they need these […]

Grammar and Punctuation: Make a Great First Impression

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  You’ve just written a business report, blog post, news article, copy for your website or marketing piece, and you’re ready to hit Publish. But wait — are you sure your copy is error free? Every word you publish under your name or the name of your business represents you. That sentence may be your potential client’s or […]

How to Understand Your Customers and Increase Sales

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If you’d like to increase sales, I have an exercise for you. I want you to begin to define your avatar(s). You may have more than one, in fact, you probably will. Wait – what’s an avatar? You may also have heard them referred to as personas. Same thing. You are putting yourself in the […]