Blogging Strategy

  • Do You Really Need Another Blog Post? Why Content Marketing Needs More Flexibility

    For at least a decade, the 500-word blog post has been the atomic unit of content marketing. Marketers like Joe Pulizzi and Marcus Sheridan built their entire careers on blogging. In Joe’s case, he started the blog without a business plan or a product, and developed both after building an audience through insightful, valuable blog posts.

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  • How to Make the Switch to Content-Driven SEO #MNBlogCon

    … TopRank Marketing’s Joshua Nite made his debut on the speaker circuit this past weekend at the 8th annual Minnesota Blogger Conference held at Concordia University in St. Paul. Charming the crowd with his unique brand of wit, creativity, mad content marketing expertise, and numerous “cats with hats” references, Josh delivered a The Good Place…

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  • How to Alter Your Blogging Strategy for Changing Trends

    … Blogging is always in a state of flux as new technology and trends emerge each and every year. While there are certainly many time-honoured blogging strategies that continue to drive solid results for bloggers, it is also important to consider the current trends to ensure that your blogging strategy is optimized as much as possible. The key…

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  • 5 Ways Long-Form Content Is Going to Kick Your Butt in 2017

    … Fluff bloggers beware: a 2017 study from Point Visible found that long-form content generates more than 9 times the leads that short blogs posts do. This statistic challenges a long-held assumption in the marketing world: short content is better because it better accommodates the short attention span of web users. And sure, it’s still true…

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  • In a Content Marketing Slump? Spice up Your Program with These Tips

    … of a celebrity chef, try these tips to spice things up. #1: Freshen Up Your Research A great content marketing initiative starts with thorough customer research. When you started your strategy, it was based on solid intel intended to help you create best answer content. Research shouldn’t be a one-and-done proposition, though. It’s important to keep…

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  • 5 Ways to Work on Your Blogging Strategy No Matter Where You Are

    … to strategic improvement. While it may seem like your desk is the best place to improve your strategy, you can realistically improve your blogging strategy from anywhere. It’s a good thing, too—according to Dialpad, 81.2 percent of people work at their desks fewer than 40 hours a week, and full-time remote work is becoming more and more popular. So how…

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  • The Impact of Social Media on Small Business Blogging

    … media can increase people’s trust in you, give you insight into your customers, and cause people to praise your business. However, you can achieve a much greater impact through careful planning and engaging content. You should take your time to create the best possible blog to complement your website! The post The Impact of Social Media on Small Business Blogging appeared first on Growmap. …

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  • 5 Recommendations for Using Images in Blog Posts

    … The adage ‘A picture is worth a thousand words’ is very true when it comes to blogging. Studies have shown that a blog post with images generates more engagement than those containing text only. Therefore, you should also know how to use images effectively. Using images in your blog posts help to: Grab the visitor’s attention even before…

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  • What Social Media Marketers Need to Know About Facebook Live

    … by subscribing to the TopRank® Online Marketing Newsletter. © Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®, 2016. | What Social Media Marketers Need to Know About Facebook Live | The post What Social Media Marketers Need to Know About Facebook Live appeared first on Online Marketing Blog - TopRank®. …

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  • How to Select a Niche for Your Blog

    … How to Select a Niche for Your Blog September 19, 2016 By Aqib Nazir Leave a Comment So you are thinking to start a blog but don’t know where to begin? Well, before you think any further, you must select a niche for your blog. A niche determines what kind of content you are going to create. But how do you choose a niche, and why…

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  • The Shocking Truth About Blogging (Why I Almost Deleted My Own Blog)

    … in my mind, I could feel that something about my blog was wrong. All I wanted to do was walk away and never come back to blogging again because I had started to see it as a scam. I wondered why others were making money from blogging when I was not. I had done everything I was supposed to do. Or were people like Pat Flynn, Matthew Woodward…

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  • Why You Should Benchmark Your Blog Post Performance [Infographic]

    … Is your blog content performing up to par? This is likely a difficult question for you to answer. After all, standards can be subjective. Compared to a competitor site, your content may be performing well, but compared to a larger company, your content may only get a fraction of the shares they do. The question is, what standards do you want…

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