How to make blog content more compelling

How to Make Your Blog Content Compelling

A few months back, I was going on a trip and was looking for a book to bring with me. I read a TON, both online and as physical books, for work but I rarely read for pleasure, unless I am away on vacation. So I sent out a quick
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Writing a Blog Post

Writing a Blog Post

Well written blog posts, filled with content your audience will find valuable and published on a regular basis, are a key component of a successful content marketing plan. But writing a blog post can be a time consuming process, so many people just don’t do it often enough. Here are
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Responsive website design

Responsive Web Design – What It Is and Why You Need It

Did you know that: By the end of 2013, there will be more mobile devices on Earth than people. (1) 56% of American adults are now smartphone owners. (2) 28% of Internet usage comes from a mobile phone. (3)

Identifying Industry Experts and Blogs to Follow

    Today we will look at how you can identify industry experts and their blogs to stay up-to-date on news and developments in your industry. No matter what business you are in, you need to stay up-to-date on developments in your industry.  Social media can help tremendously, especially if
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Mumbai Magic

Deepa Krishnan of Mumbai Magic: a Case Study in Online (and offline!) Success

  I had the pleasure of meeting Deepa Krishnan when we were planning a trip to India. Our plan had been to create our own itinerary and book tours with local guides in each city we visited. I searched online in order to find guides, starting with our stay in Mumbai. Deepa’s
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HELPING YOUR CUSTOMERS BECOME BRAND AMBASSADORS

Helping Your Customers Become Brand Ambassadors

I saw a post a few weeks ago with some small business case studies, one of which featured a company that sells outdoor fireplaces. The company puts extra business cards into every box they ship, knowing, as they say, that people WILL ask the customer where they got the item.
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LinkedIn Amazon List

Using LinkedIn – As an Author

LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool that can help just about any professional. If you are an Author, there are a number of ways to use LinkedIn to position yourself as an expert to and increase exposure for your book.

Managing and Monitoring Your Social Media in 20 Minutes a Day (or less!)

Getting 2012 Off to a Great Start

Managing and Monitoring Your Social Media in 20 Minutes a Day (or less!) Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, G+ and other social networks can be both a blessing and a curse. They are an invaluable way to keep in touch with friends, family, business associates, clients and customers. You can use them
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blogging resources Pinterest Board

Blogging Links and Resources

NOTE: Please see my Pinterest Board for Blogging Resources for up to date tips and resources  http://www.pinterest.com/lisamariedias/blogging-resources/ As of October 31, 2011 Facebook will no longer support ‘Discussion’ tabs on their FB Pages.  I have always used that page for posting resources and links and will now move them over
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