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The (Sarcastic) Guide to Publishing a Boring Blog

Marketers everywhere relentlessly publish advice on how to create exciting blogs. Why? Research indicates the vast majority of blogs are boring. Clearly there’s an immense demand for boring blogs. I say give the people what they want. Here are ten tips I genuinely believe will help you successfully blend in with the millions of tedious and…

How to Make Your Website More Effective

  Search “how to make your website more effective” and the winner of the search engine sweepstakes is… 5 Free Ways to Make Your Website More Effective NOW. Good stuff. It’s a guest post on Pat Flynn’s Smart Passive Income site by Sarah Peterson of SumoMe. She says to make your website more effective you…

6 Blog Post Formats that Work Best in B2B Online Marketing [Research]

Should we obsess about earning shares and links with content in B2B online marketing? Buzzsumo does. They’ve been at it for a few years now, madly crunching data gathered from their own platform, to objectively report on blog post formats and content types that are well shared and earn links. Shares and links come with…

Finding Topics for Your Blog and Content [Content Matters Episode 17]

  In the course of the episode, Andy explains, “Whatever people want to know—that’s what you need to publish.” It might not be immediately obvious to you what your audience wants to know, but after listening to this episode you’ll have a complete bag of tricks for finding the ideal content for your blog and…

The Ingredients of Great Written Content [Content Matters Episode 16]

  If your written content isn’t great, it accomplishes very little, or nothing. In this episode, Andy and Barry talk you through the 14 ingredients you need to pour into your content, so it hits the mark and accomplishes your marketing objectives. 14 ingredients are key to making your written content great. And here they are @feldmancreative…

The Way To Do SEO that Works [Content Matters Episode 11]

  If you want to start cranking your ranking, you need to understand SEO that works.  Just a few years back you might have achieved super SEO powers by droppging keyword bombs on your pages and “acquiring” links here, there and everywhere. Welcome to 2016 where getting your pages and posts to top Google’s search pages calls for the…

SEO Blog Post Checklist: 21 Ways to Crank How You Rank

This “SEO blog post checklist” gives you: 21 tips, organized in three lists, to cover: 5 ways to optimize a blog post for SEO 10 tactics to help engage readers and realize greater success with social media 6 elements that will embellish your blog posts and inspire readers to spend more time on your site By applying…

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