A whiteboard (also known by the terms markerboard, dry-erase board, dry-wipe board, pen-board, and the misnomer greaseboard) is a name for any glossy, usually white surface for nonpermanent markings. Whiteboards are analogous to chalkboards, allowing rapid marking and erasing of markings on their surface. The popularity of whiteboards increased rapidly in the mid-1990s and they have become a fixture in many offices, meeting rooms, school classrooms, and other work environments.The term whiteboard is also used metaphorically to refer to features of computer software applications that simulate whiteboards.
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  • Seven Tips for the Care and Nurturing of Great Marketing Teams

    …—participates. The rules are simple: The person with the marketing challenge explains the situation; all ideas go up on a whiteboard; naysaying is frowned upon, but it's OK to discuss which ideas the team likes best. Put a time limit on your session. At the end, the person with the challenge takes back all the ideas generated. It's not necessary…

    MarketingProfs- 6 readers -
  • How to Provide Unique Value in Your Content - Whiteboard Friday

    … Posted by randfish Marketers of all stripes are hearing more about providing unique content and value to their audiences, and how that's what Google wants to show searchers. Unique content is straightforward enough, but what exactly does everyone mean by "unique value?" What does that actually look like? In today's Whiteboard Friday, Rand…

    Moz Blogin SEO- 22 readers -
  • Use Webinars to Boost Your Sales and Leads

    … of your dashboard. You may want to start your event right away or schedule for later. Assuming I want to organize my “Make Money Blogging” webinar for Monday 05th January 2015, this is what the first step looks like: Basically you want to add a “room name”, which will be reflected in the room URL. Set the event date and the time zone (very…

    Erik Emanuelli/ NoPassiveIncome.comin Facebook YouTube- 9 readers -
  • The Under-appreciated Benefits of Consistency

    … ASAPscience even though they all use a whiteboard and are always about science (here’s one). When done right, consistency cultivates something that’s repeatable, not repetitive. From a keynote by Dr. Peter Myers, Data Scientist at Moz Finding Your Average Speed Whenever the word “you” appears in my writing, know that I’m talking to myself. Last year, I…

    Gregory Ciotti/ Sparring Mind- 11 readers -
  • Discussion: Can You Disavow out of Penguin? - Whiteboard Friday

    … implemented a couple years ago where you can upload your spammy links into a file, very similar to robots.txt, and they will apparently remove those links out of your link graph or have them not count against you or something along those lines. However, the hypothesis is -- and Google has confirmed this both by John Mueller and Matt Cutts…

    Moz Blogin SEO- 12 readers -
  • The Massive Ranking Factor Too Many SEOs are Ignoring - Whiteboard Friday

    … of this week's whiteboard! Video transcription Ho, ho, ho. Howdy, Moz boys and girls, and welcome to another special Christmas edition of Whitebeard Friday. I'm your host Randa Claus. (pause) I just can't keep making fun of Santa like this. It's just terrible. I am very thrilled to have all of you with us for the holidays and for this special…

    Moz Blog- 14 readers -
  • Information Architecture for SEO - Whiteboard Friday

    … Posted by randfish It wasn't too long ago that there was significant tension between information architects and SEOs; one group wanted to make things easier for humans, the other for search engines. That line is largely disappearing, and there are several best practices in IA that can lead to great benefits in search. In today's Whiteboard…

    Moz Blogin SEO- 17 readers -
  • 2014 In Motion: Overit’s Videos & Animations

    … Region movie theaters. His two anti-bullying PSAs showcase kids encouraging children their age to speak up and speak out against bullying. Motion graphics help showcase the message that words, negative and positive, make an impact, and that what you say makes a difference. Whiteboard Video Educates Parents Not sure what to think of mandated tests…

    Janae Derusso/ Overit- 9 readers -
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