Stop the Marketing Killjoy: 5 Ways You’re Turning off Audiences with Bad Video

It might only be 1pm in the afternoon, but it’s five o’clock somewhere – a perfect time for a great dry martini. Research “how to make the perfect dry martini”, and you’ll get over 1,560,000 results. Ask a content marketer “how to tell a good story”, and you’ll get about the same quality of results […]

7 Easy and Free Ways to Get More Traffic That You Should Be Using (But Aren't)

Here are seven commonly overlooked, yet totally free, ways to help boost the reach and promotion of your content. Social Media Today RSS

The Bold and the Stressful: Smart Ways to Make a Big Move

Sometimes, you just have to muster your courage and do something Big. It might mean making a brave statement with your content, or creating a splash by launching something new and amazing. On Monday, Brian Clark shared a strategy for telling a more gripping story by using the framing power of contrast. And he showed […]

Five Ways Your Own Employees Can Boost Your Marketing Content

Even the greatest content needs an early boost to gain traction in social media. Paid promotion and influencer marketing can help, but they can be costly. Fortunately, virtually every organization has a captive audience that’s willing–even happy–to share content with their networks for free. Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

6 Ways to Get More Email Subscribers from Your WordPress Blog

This is a guest post written by Syed Balkhi, CEO at OptinMonster. OptinMonster builds software that grows your business by converting abandoning website visitors into subscribers and customers. Are you tired of low conversion rates from your email pop up forms and landing pages? Are you looking for effective new ways to grow your email […]

3 Ways to Make More Affiliate Income as Bloggers

This is a post by ProBlogger expert Jerry Low. Promoting affiliate products is still one of the most effective ways to make money from your blog. Jayson DeMers points to affiliate marketing as an excellent entry-level place to begin monetizing your blog in this Forbes article, because it is easy to implement and free to […]

3 Ways to Turn Blog Posts into Engaging Instagram Content

This is a guest post from Jonathan Chan of Foundr Magazine. You are probably here because you are a proud blog owner. Your content is consistently fresh and up-to-date, your mission statement is on point, you’ve managed to create a brand from scratch and everything is going swimmingly. But you’re still not using Instagram to […]

5 Easy Ways to Write an Irresistible Introduction

“If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you’ll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don’t feel like going into it, if […]

7 Ways to Help Boost the Performance of Your Confirmation Emails

Your confirmation email is an opportunity to solidify your consumer relationship – here are some tips on how to maximize your chances. Social Media Today RSS

13 Super-Effective Ways to Use Behavioral Segmentation

Targeting consumers based on their preferences and behavior offers the promise of turning marketers into armchair psychologists. Get it right, can you can give people precisely what they want, precisely when they need it. And as devices and data proliferate, smart marketing segmentation and behavioral targeting are taking on many forms. Here are 13 ways […]