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What is Mobile First Design? And Why Is It Important For Your Business?

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The internet is a mobile- first world now, and your website needs to embrace this shift to avoid missing out on opportunities. By prioritizing your mobile experience with user friendly design principles and an always on-the-go approach to content, you can reap bigger rewards from referral channels and compete more effectively for visibility. There’s no understating just how much of …

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Why High Quality Content Matters More than Keywords for SEO

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Attention content creators: Google reads everything you write! Well, not “reads” in the literal sense, but its algorithms are now sophisticated enough to pick up on unnatural language and poor formatting—both of which send strong negative signals that hurt your ability to rank. In fact, Google’s approach to ranking has gotten so sophisticated that they’ve learned that content quality matters …

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Why Your Online Marketing Budget May Soon Go Up

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Recent surveys show that the majority of businesses plan to increase their digital marketing budgets over the next 12 months. These increases mean stiffer competition and growing rates to achieve the desired level of impressions and performance. Today’s internet marketing practices have matured dramatically since the days of dial up. Channels like social media have likewise matured, changing the landscape …

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11 Steps to a Successful Social Media Contest

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Running contests on social media offers one of the best strategies for getting audiences engaged, earning shares, and generating impressions. Following a careful procedure can increase your contest’s chances of success. On the other hand, not having a plan and a strategy can mean that even the most popular contests accomplish little in the way of marketing goals, while taking …

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Six Things Your B2B Content Marketing Needs to Be Doing

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Business-to-business (B2B) content marketing uses many of the same principles as business-to-consumer (B2C) strategies but with a few key differences. Honing in on these differences can ensure that your B2B marketing strategies remain relevant and effective in our ever-evolving business climate. In fact, your B2B content marketing strategy will include several “must have” components. Without them, your ability to generate …

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Here’s the 6 Facebook Changes You Need to Know About … And What They Mean for Your Business

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Facebook has evolved quite a bit since its launch in 2004 …for better or worse. When it comes to your business, you may lean closer to the “worse” category considering how hard it’s getting to reach your audiences without paying for ads. On the bright side, there are more options than ever for connecting organically to your audiences in effective …

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The Blogging Guide Every Start-Up Needs

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Why start a business blog? What elements does your blog need to be effective? How can you capitalize most effectively on the marketing opportunities a blog creates? We’ll answer all of these questions in our relatively brief but comprehensive content marketing and business blogging guide for start-ups below. You’ll learn some of the most important markers of quality for an …