• Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2017 Winners!

    Looking for some great social media blogs to add to your daily reading? Here are 10 that are worth your time! Our eighth-annual social media blog contest generated hundreds of nominations. A panel of experts carefully reviewed the 20 finalists based on their content quality. Here are the top 10 social media blogs you should add to your regular reading list in 2017. by Lisa D.

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  • Free Keyword Research with Keywords Everywhere and Ubersuggest

    … to do free keyword research and get a ton of great data that you work with for your search ppc campaigns or blogging. When I first started this blog, I wrote a ton of articles based on my keyword research using Ubersuggest to find what people were searching about when they needed to know something about PeerFly. Search engine optimization…

    Luke Klingin Paid Search SEO Blogging- 59 readers -
  • 15 Top Websites to Find Free Images For Your Content Marketing

    … Finding an online library stocked with pictures that are of high quality and available to use for free can be a daunting task. All the effort you are putting in selecting your search words seem to only yield images that either vaguely agree with your needs or are completely irrelevant. This can waste a lot of your time and get you really worked…

    Jeffbullas's Blogin Content Blogging- 47 readers -
  • How To Write Blog Posts That Your Audience Will Love

    As a marketer, you know that the first step in your marketing strategy is to attract business with your content. But, while up to 94% of small businesses are using a content marketing strategy, the majority of marketers are failing. Just because you have a plan, it doesn’t mean it’s working. To understand content marketing, you need to look at the definition.

    Blogging Wizard- 46 readers -
  • 4 Ways To Optimize Blog Content So That It Actually Gets Read

    You probably already know that having a blog is important, but you may secretly be dubious about how often people actually read to the end of any post you publish. No doubt you’ve crunched some data and noticed that the amount of time people spend on certain web pages doesn’t exactly correspond with in-depth reading habits. But that doesn’t mean it’s time to give up.

    Jeffbullas's Blog- 46 readers -
  • Finalists: Top 10 Social Media Blogs 2017

    … We received hundreds of nominations for our eighth-annual Top 10 Social Media Blogs contest! Below is the list of 20 finalists, including some well-known favorites and new blogs for our judges to consider. The Judges Our judges include Heidi Cohen (chief content officer of Actionable Marketing Guide), Marcus Sheridan (founder of The Sales Lion…

    Lisa D. Jenkins/ Social Media Examinerin Social Blogging- 45 readers -
  • 3 Effective Ways to Start Business Blogging the Right Way

    Owned Media You might think that blogging is outdated. After all, technology and online fads change at what seems to be an ever-increasing rate. Shouldn’t brands be looking to the hottest new trends and social media apps to stay relevant and connect with their audience members? The truth is that “blogging is now one of the most popular ways of communicating and spreading i ...

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  • The perfect WordPress SEO permalink structure

    In the past we received a lot questions regarding optimizing your WordPress SEO URL / permalink structure. Questions ranging from whether you should have the category in your permalink structure to the length of your slugs. In this post, we’ll address some of these questions and attempt to give you a better understanding of your permalink structure.

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 41 readers -
  • 11 Actionable Blogging Tips to Make Content Findable

    Is Your Blog An Easter Egg Hunt For Quality Content? Do you make blog content findable? Or do visitors think your blog is an Easter egg hunt for quality content? Unlike colorfully dyed eggs, your best blog content may lack the appropriate brilliance to shine through the information available across channels. To make your blog content findable, dress it up so it stands out.

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohen- 40 readers -
  • Vlog Like a Boss – Book Interview

    Heidi Cohen Interviews Amy Schmittauer New book: Vlog Like a Boss; How to Kill It Online with Video Blogging Q: What’s your best piece of advice for readers looking to improve their marketing? Instead of choosing marketing tactics aligned with your personality, base it on the personality of your audience.

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohen- 39 readers -
  • Top WordPress plugins every site should have

    … WordPress in itself is a decent system but plugins can really take it to the next level. Adding top WordPress plugins can make WordPress into the Swiss Army Knife of websites: just pull out whatever functionality you need for your specific site! Top WordPress plugins Many people have asked us for our list of top WordPress plugins. Of course…

    Michiel Heijmans/ Yoastin Blogging- 38 readers -
  • The Best Vlogging Setup $200 Can Buy

    As the Buggles so prophetically stated way back in 1979, video killed the radio star. In fact, the music video for this song is famously known as being the first music video to ever play on MTV a couple years later in 1981. And now, in the modern age of the Internet and following the continuing rise of social media and user-generated content, video has quickly ascended as the o ...

    Michael Kwan/ John Chow dot Com- 38 readers -