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  • 12 Tips For Writing Engaging Content For Readers
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    Last Updated: August 29, 2012

    by Ammar Ali.

    Are you not getting any readership?

    Why?

    Because your content is not engaging!

    In this post I’ll tell you 12 Tips For Writing Engaging Content For Readers. So read from top to toe! ;)

    After reading your posts, your audience should feel like hanging around to ask questions, agree, disagree and see what else you’ve got to say. After all, we’re talking potential long term relationships here. Try these 12 Tips For Writing Engaging Content For Readers and you’re halfway towards bagging that customer.

    Read the rest of this article from All Blogging Tips.

  • 5 SEO Tips to Optimize Your WordPress Blog
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    Last Updated: August 26, 2012

    by Andrea Caruso.

    Are you blogging yet? If not, why? Many marketers like you know they should be blogging – and are eager to start — but they haven’t had the time to find a content management system that meets their needs. Well I’m here to tell you that WordPress is a great solution, and if you’re not using it for your blog, you should be!  Let’s take a look at why.

    Read the rest of this article from Catalyst Search Marketing.

  • How YouTube Marketing Can Make Your Business a Video Star
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    Last Updated: August 23, 2012

    by Jason Ankeny.

    Although YouTube remains synonymous with funny cat videos, sports bloopers, and “Call Me Maybe” parodies, the platform also continues to emerge as an increasingly effective marketing channel for companies both large and small.

    YouTube is now the second largest search engine in the U.S., generating roughly 4 billion queries per month (trailing only parent company Google), and as small business marketing services firm SKRP Media points out, YouTube clips can hold significant appeal for consumers with neither the time nor the patience to explore conventional search results like websites and articles. Moreover, YouTube videos are uniquely optimized for the social media era—each clip is a Facebook share or Twitter retweet away from going viral.

    Read the rest of this article from Marketing Zeus.

  • 9 Tips on Marketing Your Company with YouTube
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    Last Updated: August 20, 2012

    by Troy Dreier.

    YouTube: You’ve got to use it, so put some effort into getting the best possible results.

    If your company creates online videos, you probably have a YouTube account already where you post your work. After all, YouTube is the most-visited video site by far. You’d be crazy to throw away that kind of potential traffic.

    But simply uploading videos is the least you can do. To help you get more from your time, Black Box Social Media has created a report with the following nine YouTube Marketing tips. If you’ve got a product or a service to promote, study these tips and put them into practice.

    Read the rest of this article from Online Video.
  • Blogging Tips for New Bloggers
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    Last Updated: August 17, 2012

    by Sara Tetreault.

    People always ask me how my blog is doing and their follow-up question is, “Are you making any money at it?” I have an answer to that question and it’s got 11 parts but here’s the bottom line: I’m having fun creating a business out of what I’m passionate about. It’s so wonderful to have “made up a job for myself” and doing all of the items on this list.

    I’m thankful every day to have the opportunity to do this. I love that people read what I’ve written – thank you!! I love interacting with readers and especially when I get to meet them in person. I love how my blog/business is creating opportunities for me that I otherwise would not have had. I love setting my own schedule. Neither Martha Stewart nor Oprah Winfrey have called me with any show offers but I’m sure it’s just right around the corner.

    Read the rest of this article from Go Gingham.

  • How to Use Twitter for Business in 30 Minutes a Day
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    Last Updated: August 14, 2012

    by Terry League.

    In Part 1 of this series, I shared 3 steps to help you build a target audience on Twitter. Today’s article (Part 2) offers specific, daily actions to use Twitter for business in 30 minutes a day.

    Read the rest of this article from League Computers.

  • Blogging Tips: How to Always Have Fresh Content to Blog
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    Last Updated: August 11, 2012

    by Amber.

    I’m often asked how do I manage to come up with so many topics and am able to publish so many articles while still being a Mom, wife and homemaker. I have fresh content every day with the exception of Sundays and the occasional Saturday. How do I find the time? What could I give as blogging tips to help others have more content when they are running out of ideas?

    My secret recipe? I have an array of blogging tips that help me to always have topics and content waiting to be written on the sidelines for whenever I draw a blank or have a break in my review schedule. But one of the easiest blogging tips is to always have my camera with me! Quite literally, I keep it with me when we go to Grandma’s house, when we go to the store, when we go out to eat! Everywhere! That way I am always ready to capture all that life delivers.

    Read the rest of this article from JadeLouise Designs.

  • How To Promote Your Message Using Video Marketing
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    Last Updated: August 8, 2012

    by Trish Jones.

    Promoting your message with video (also known as video blogging or video marketing) on the Internet is about to become even more popular as companies like Sony, Apple and Google continue to offer connected TV’s and integrated TV devices.

    And, whilst in my view it’s too early to predict that online video will wipe out traditional TV, if you’re an entrepreneur, coach, speaker, author or consultant wanting to broadcast your message to a wider audience, the shift in how you advertise your business is taking place right now, and even if you decide not to get on board with video marketing or video blogging, your competitors will.

    Read the rest of this article from Trish Jones.

     

  • Five Tips From Leading Companies for Online Video Marketing
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    Last Updated: August 6, 2012

    by Edgardo Nazario.

    More companies are using online video to boost their marketing outreach, and with good reason. Customers are now using video to educate themselves on products and services before they buy, and that extends across both the consumer and business-to-business markets.

    One survey by Eccolo Media in 2011 found that buyers of technology products ranked video third behind only brochures/data sheets and whitepapers as the type of content they consume most frequently when evaluating a purchase. Video, in fact, got a higher response rate than case studies, which suggests just how valuable the medium has become.

    The more companies pick up on the video marketing trend, the more information becomes available on which video tactics produce the best results and which technologies drive the greatest efficiencies.

    Here are tech tips and tricks from five companies that are making online video work for them. By learning from the experiences of these first movers, the marketing industry as a whole can increase the effectiveness of its video use and improve online video marketing results.

    Read the rest of this article from Marketing Profs.
  • Blogging Tips for Newbies
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    Last Updated: August 3, 2012

    by Caeden M MacGregor.

    As a blogger who blogs a great deal for myself and for the Vancouver Internet Marketing firm I work for, I often get questions from those starting out on what tips I’d recommend for the newbies. And I’m more than happy to help out with a few basic tips of my own.

    But first I’d like to point out that you can learn a lot about successful blogging techniques just from looking at the high-ranking blogs in your niche. Look for:

    • What kinds of content they are providing
    • How they are engaging readers
    • Frequency of blog publishing
    • The experts they call on to provide professional advice and help

    However, in the meantime, here are my personal tips for newbie bloggers…

    Read the rest of this article from Sam Azgor.