Caitlynn Cush

  • Soon to be illegal to punish customers who criticize businesses online

    Posted on 29 November 2016. Tags: Consumer Review Fairness Act, Online reviews, Palmer v KlearGear Congress has just passed a law further protecting the right of the US consumer, essentially saying it is A-OK to post negative reviews or slander online in regards to a particular business without fear of that business seeking some sort of retaliation.

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  • 25 Ways to Build Better Backlinks to Grow Your Site [Infographic]

    Posted on 29 November 2016. Tags: backlinking, Backlinks, ways to build better backlinks Cash is often low or at a premium in most startups. And since 90% of them often fail, there is no need to dump thousands of dollars on paid advertising right from the get go. A smarter more intelligent move is to explore the hundreds of free ad options available.

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  • 4 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017

    Posted on 15 November 2016. Tags: 2017 trends, AR, augmented reality, immersive content, online marketing case studies, online marketing trends, virtual reality Deepening on where you are sitting, 2016 was either a fantastic year or one that you would rather forget. Whichever side of the coin that you fall on, we could agree that we witnessed some pretty big changes in our industry.

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  • Mini-Course: How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 4]

    This is a continuation of the previous posts “How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 1], Mini-Course: How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 2] & Mini-Course: How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 3] in which we went over the basics of: Choosing and purchasing a domain name Securing reliable web hosting (and what hosting a.

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  • Advanced Landing Page Optimization [Infographic]

    Posted on 01 November 2016. It’s simple to say that to increase conversion via landing pages you need to “split test” and “target the right audience” to find success. However, we all know that it’s not as easy as it sounds. There are many moving parts and pieces that go into creating successful landing pages and ad campaigns, especially if you want to create and scale ones ...

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  • 50 Features Every Small Business Website Must Have [Infographic]

    Most businesses seem to be stuck in the technical dark ages when it comes to their company website. They are stuck in the bubble that has them thinking that their site should come off as a online business card of sorts. Only bothering to include information such as business name, location, phone number, etc. Company websites should be so much more than just a basic business card.

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  • Pinterest hits 150M monthly users

    Posted on 18 October 2016. Earlier this week Pinterest, the social blogging / pinning platform, stated that it had hit a milestone by reaching 150 million monthly active users, up from the 100 million it announced in September 2015. This is substantially lower than what the company projected for 2015. By 50 million or so, at least.

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  • Mini-Course: How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 2]

    This is a continuation of the previous post “How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 1]” in which we went over the basics of: Choosing and purchasing a domain name Securing reliable web hosting (and what hosting actually is) Setting up WordPress on your site If you haven’t read through the previous post, please do that now, since this week we are going to delve .

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  • Email Marketing – Holiday Planner for 2016

    Posted on 04 October 2016. If you have gone in any retail store over the last couple of weeks, you probably let out a sigh of disgust at all the Halloween and Christmas decorations. Even if you are a big green grinch you should know that the holiday season is often ma ...

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  • How to start a blog that will actually make you money [Part 1]

    The most common question that I am asked on almost a daily basis, either in the comments of the blogs that I publish on or even in person, is: How do I start a blog that will make me some extra cash? My answer always starts with a giggle and a nod, knowing that for the most part my advice will probably fall on deaf ears especially when I get to the “to-do” or “work” part of my simple instructio.

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  • Guide to The Perfect LinkedIn Profile [Infographic]

    Posted on 21 September 2016. With all this talk this week of LinkedIn and it’s somewhat sleepy uses, this infographic should come in handy. As was stated previously in 3 Key Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Business, your LinkedIn profile should be vastly different than that of your forward facing Facebook page. Meaning ...

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  • Bitcoin is Again Real Money – According to US Judge

    Posted on 21 September 2016. According to a federal judge, Bitcoin is money. The court decision came in this past Monday in a decision linked to a criminal case over hacking attacks against JP Morgan Chase & Co. This contradicts the previous ruling by a Miami judge who stated the virtual currency could not be classified as money.

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  • 3 Key Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Business

    Many more entrepreneurs that I have spoke to recently all seem to be screaming the same name: LinkedIn. What is coming out of their mouths is shocking! Most say they would gladly give up access to Facebook, Twitter, or even Reddit before they let go of LinkedIn. Why? They must be crazy, right? No, I don’t think they are crazy, just seeing the site in a different light than we are.

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  • MyAdMarket – Ad Serving Platform with the X Factor

    What is MyAdMarket? MyAdMarket is an all-in-one ad serving platform that offers everything that ad networks, advertisers, publishers and affiliates need, to run a successful advertising business. MyAdMarket’s integrated ad serving solutions enables them to manage, report and optimize all of their online advertising campaigns.

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  • Desperate Chipotle – Tweets About Marijuana and Sex

    Chipotle just may have tried to jump the shark with their recent tweets. They seem to be desperatly trying to regain (or gain) the appeal of it’s younger consumers with a tweet referencing sex and marijuana. The restaurant chain posted a poll on Twitter on Tuesday afternoon asking “How many burritos?” People were asked to vote between two numbers: 69 or 420.

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