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How to Curate Killer Content for Social Media

If you’re in the business of social media marketing you already know one thing to be true, content is king. This is stated all the time… and for good reason. Without compelling content, your readers and potential clients have no reason to actually care about you or the business you manage. Now that we’ve established […]

5 Ways To Connect On Twitter

Twitter can be an overwhelming place, especially when you are a newer user, or only use the platform once in awhile. Where does one even start? Throughout my time managing social media, I’ve learned these are the five best ways to connect on Twitter as you’re just starting out. 1. Use Hashtags Using hashtags allows […]

#PetsAtWork Social Media Fun

Some companies have all the luck. They have products that are fun to sell, or at least sexy to talk about. For the rest of us, it’s not that easy. With Google moving more and more rapidly toward social media signals to tell them who is most important to listen to, having an inherently interesting […]

Why It’s Good to Not Finish Things

I had an interesting conversation with my sister, a talented artist, the other day. We got way off topic and ended up discussing her creative process, and how she has been notorious her whole life for NOT finishing her projects, whether it was sewing, knitting, painting or any other medium. Growing up, I remember her […]

On-Page SEO: The Only Checklist You’ll Ever Need [Infographic]

With so much to pay attention to when it comes to on-page SEO, it can be overwhelming to get your pages optimized for search engines effectively. What if you forget something? What if you don’t do it right? How many words should this post be, again? These questions and more are solved below in this […]

How to Make Blogging Suck Less: 6 Reasons You Need to Have a Guest Blogger

Your blog on your website is a major point of entry to your content and services. As a small business owner, your blog is an excellent tool to draw people in to what you do. Is it a chore? Sometimes. But that’s why you can get someone else to write for you! For this reason […]

Why Headlines Are Like a First Date

If you’re like me, and you spend a lot of time on your content when you write blog posts for your small business or organization, you want your words to be heard! If you spend energy crafting an article for someone to read, it’s hard when nobody cares about what you have to say. One […]

Getting the Most Out of Yoast–an SEO Tutorial

It can be easy to ignore excellent plugins on WordPress. Sometimes you just want to write a damn blog post and move on with your day. But Yoast isn’t something to overlook. WordPress SEO by Yoast is a fantastic tool, yet it won’t do you much good if you don’t know how to use it well. […]

Getting Started with Your Business Online

Let’s say you are starting a new business, or perhaps you are finally deciding to bring your business online. How do you get started? This is a guide with some basics. The actual, specific strategy for every business will be unique, and there are many questions you will have to answer based on looking at […]

Make Blogging Suck Less: How to Be Your Own Editor

Not every business has the luxury of having its own editor on staff. Not every company has enough staff to even grab a second pair of eyes on a piece. Especially if you don’t have the budget to have someone edit for you, you are on your own! If you’ve gotten over your writer’s block and […]