Ticks are small arachnids in the order Parasitiformes. Along with mites, they constitute the subclass Acarina. Ticks are ectoparasites (external parasites), living by hematophagy on the blood of mammals, birds, and sometimes reptiles and amphibians. Ticks are vectors of a number of diseases, including Lyme disease, Q fever (rare; more commonly transmitted by infected excreta), Colorado tick fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, African tick bite fever, tularemia, tick-borne relapsing fever, babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, Tick paralysis, and tick-borne meningoencephalitis, as well as bovine anaplasmosis.
Posts about Ticks
  • 7 Twitter Tips to Win More Followers and Influence in 2015

    … for the week. Tools like HootSuite and Buffer can help save you heaps of time, especially when put to work with a good content marketing strategy. Trial this for a couple of weeks and you’ll find you’ll get a lot more people interacting with you and following you because you’re active and engaging. Just make sure you don’t send out the exact same messages…

    Barrie Smith/ Basic Blog Tipsin Social Twitter- 32 readers -
  • How to Keep Your Readers on Your Blog Longer

    … I am trying to encourage you to comment before you read other posts. But by adding a related posts widget below each of your posts or a slider, you can encourage your readers to read related posts after they finish reading the one they are on. Like I mentioned, by using these plugins, you’ll notice an increased time on-site. From what I tested…

    Neil Patel/ Quick Sproutin SEO How To's- 14 readers -
  • Why Your Landing Page Should Have at Least 500 Words

    … to be sold on this? They care more about the benefits than anything else. So, show them the benefits. How do you do this? You do it with content — and you probably can’t do it with less than 500 words. Showing benefits involves a process of listing and explaining. For example, Buzzsumo’s page ticks off a whole medley of benefits, unleashing around 500…

    Neil Patel/ The Daily Eggin Social- 29 readers -
  • Doing SEO For Your Clients’ Clients

    … many SEOs that this would apply to, in terms of doing something like this for their clients. If you do SEO work for a co-working space/startup hub/virtual office (like me) then there’s an opportunity. What about if you do SEO for business advisors? Business coaches? Networking organisations? If you have a client who ticks that box, there might be an opportunity for you to do SEO for their clients, too. [Spinning top image credit - Pierre-Alexandre Garneau (bonus points if you got the reference!)] …

    SEOnoin SEO- 33 readers -
  • Hailo’s new CMO: The anti-trash-talker

    … in my career to work with some amazing brands that challenged the status quo, that have used tech to disrupt industries. The Hailo job came up and it ticks all of those boxes: It’s a customer-centered brand that lots of people love, in an industry that’s trying to challenge the status quo, that believes users deserves a better experience than…

    Shareen Pathak/ Digidayin Google Facebook- 9 readers -
  • 5 Hacks for Creating and Promoting the Right Content

    …: If you take the column for "Occupation" and paste the entire column into a word cloud tool such as Wordle, you'll get something like this: This gives you a really good, quick snapshot of the type of people who follow you on Twitter. If you're looking to create content that will appeal to these people, you can immediately see where you may choose…

    Paddy Moogan/ Moz Blogin Content Facebook Twitter- 39 readers -