Ann Smarty

  • Quick Tip: Create a Cool Brand Asset that Will Build and Promote Itself

    By Ann Smarty Leave a Comment Quick Tip: Create a Cool Brand Asset that Will Build and Promote Itself I love tools. Moreover, I love simple ideas that may have dozens of practical uses, like a Swiss knife (as my friend likes to put it). In today’s quick tip series, I am sharing a tool that combines two of my passions: automation and multi-purposefulness. I’ve been a long time user of Paper.

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  • 10 SEOs who rock at personal branding

    It’s getting harder and harder to market yourself as an SEO professional. Here are 10 personal SEO brands to learn from. SEO is one of the fastest growing industry. If hardly anyone knew it 10 years ago, these days it’s well-known (yet still hardly understood) and every other forum user is ready to announce himself an SEO expert.

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  • How to Use Keyword Research in Your Content Marketing

    Keyword research is the cornerstone of content marketing: It’s where content creation should start every time. I know it is not easy to remember to do keyword research: I used to often miss that step too until I made keyword research part of my content creation routine. Here’s how: 1. Come up with Content Ideas This is the most straightforward goal of keyword research: To expa ...

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  • Eight tools to help manage every step of the email marketing process

    Email marketing can be overwhelming, especially if you are new. Lots of tweaking, designing and testing. These eight tools will help you manage email marketing like a champ! Some of these tools may have a lot of alternatives but I left them out to keep this list clutter-free! You can find more tools in my previous article: 10 tools for generating red hot leads. 1.

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  • Starting Out? 3 Sources of Traffic When Launching

    Starting Out? 3 Sources of Traffic When Launching October 7, 2016 at 5:40 am PST By Ann Smarty Leave a Comment Starting out is overwhelming. If you are a small business owner looking to expand your marketing efforts online, you will easily find yourself at a loss when trying to cerate your to-do list. Well, I’ve done that for you.

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  • 10 best tools for generating super-hot leads

    What tools do you have in your toolkit to help you find prospects? LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, an email subscription list, etc.? All of these are great, but wouldn’t it be good to automate the process, and bring in more targets? Of course it would! Basic tips to increase leads Before investing into tools, make sure you have some basic things in order: Make sure your pages are super fast.

    Ann Smarty/ Search Engine Watchin Mobile EMail- 10 readers -
  • [Quick Tip] How to Find Most Valuable Keywords to Create Content

    By Ann Smarty Leave a Comment [Quick Tip] How to Find Most Valuable Keywords to Create Content Keyword research is still an integral part of content creation, mostly because search engine rankings are unarguably (and possibly sadly) the best source of free traffic… but also because it’s a huge source of inspiration showing you what people in your niche are interested in and what hasn’t been c.

    Ann Smarty/ Seo Smartyin Content- 8 readers -
  • 3 Tools to Boost Social Media Traffic Conversions

    Social media traffic is fairly easy and quick to generate. Facebook and Instagram ads, Twitter influencer campaigns, Tweet chats, etc. – there are tons of ways to drive quick traffic from social media. Social media traffic is tough to convert though. Social media users are lurkers: They were not looking for answers when browsing the web (unlike Google searchers).

    Ann Smarty/ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Social EMail- 22 readers -
  • 3 Ways Twitter Update Will Change the Way You Tweet

    A few days ago Twitter finally introduced its long-awaited “longer tweets” update. But how much do we really know about what really had changed? Apart from the basic and the most important news that we can now type more before tweeting, what else can we do differently? No more dot @ Do you know how to tell a Twitter geek fr ...

    Ann Smarty/ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Social- 15 readers -
  • Everything We Know about Google Penguin 4.0

    Google Penguin 4.0 was officially announced on Friday and I’ve waited a few days to collect various questions and observations. I’ll be updating this post as more questions and observations are coming. So what do we know by now? From the official announcement: Penguin 4.0 is real time (and part of algorithm): Google will determine if a web page should be affected by Penguin ...

    Ann Smarty/ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Google- 10 readers -
  • 10 terrific websites to help promote your app or tool

    Building a cool tool or an app is half of the battle. Marketing it is even harder and more overwhelming. Here’s a handy guide for you to use. App marketing is on the boom. Lots of ecommerce companies launch apps these days to build loyalty and create additional source of traffic and sales. Finally, after months of hard work, your app or tool is complete.

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  • How To Make LinkedIn Your Newest Prospecting Tool

    Linkedin is one of the most undervalued social media networks. Yet, it has great potential for lots of goals, including prospecting. Prospecting has become easier than ever on the social network, and the huge amount of information people provide makes it a unique source for those who use it right. Here is how you can use LinkedIn for the ultimate prospecting tool.

    Ann Smarty/ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Social How To's- 9 readers -
  • 4 Ways Your Sales Team Can Help Your Content Marketing

    I have noticed a serious disconnect in businesses today. There is no “us” anymore, no connection between one department and another. Oh, sure, you may have the best team-management platform, and have task-setting and in-team communication down to an art. But is every member of your team regardless of department working with all you have provided to get the best possible resul ...

    Ann Smarty/ Content Marketing Institutein SEO Content- 22 readers -
  • Three Tools to Turn Your Brand Story into an Interactive Visual

    The story of your business is one of your most valuable assets. People remember stories and eagerly connect to them. Stories spread and get cited. Stories build loyalty and trust. Make sure you make your business story known to the world. One of the most memorable ways to tell your business story is the visual one because media make content easy to understand and remember.

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