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Let’s face it, marketing can be hard! In each marketing blog post, we hope you’ll find the information you need for your business marketing success.

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Online Marketing is a Romance: Here are Three Tips for Impressing Your Date

OkCupid, a popular free dating website, runs a blog about the statistics they encounter while analyzing their user information. In one interesting study, they found that smiling is the best way for women to receive messages online from potential suitors, but men, on the other hand, actually get more messages when they frown. So: how… Read More

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What Is Inbound Marketing and Why Should You Care?

What is Inbound Marketing? Inbound Marketing is a phrase that has been on the periphery of every business since the boom of the online marketplace. With 80% of Australians now with internet access, by implementing cost effective online marketing strategies, you can bring people to you in their droves. This chart shows the Breakdown of… Read More

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Why Digital Marketing Will Triumph Against Traditional Marketing

Why is digital marketing constantly gaining more popularity over traditional marketing? Unless you’re trying to target only local people, it is perhaps better for you to use digital marketing to promote your business. Today’s technology allows us to constantly connect to the web, which means that it will help us to increase our digital presence…. Read More

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Top 10 Tips On Making Effective Online Advertising Banners

Online advertisement is speedily becoming the core advertising platform for all types of businesses. There was a study conducted that the income from online advertising will grow by about 40 percent until 2015. And within the next 2 years, online advertisement could soon dominate all other kinds of promotion. But, because of this not anymore… Read More

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5 Reasons Your Business Needs To Be Using Google+ For Content Marketing

Whether you work in SEO, Social or Online Marketing in general, it’s highly likely that you’ll have come across the phrase ‘content marketing’ at least once or twice in the last year. Thanks to Google’s latest algorithm updates, creating great, high quality, shareable content is now more important and essential than ever before for any… Read More

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Branding in a Multi-Media World

As I was looking for a picture to pair with my last post, Why Branding Matters for Businesses of All Sizes, I came across a photo set from Troy Thompson (Travel 2.0) on Flickr and was struck by the strong visual he created to demonstrate the implications of branding in a multi-media world. We all know advertising… Read More

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4 Ways to Avoid Writer’s Block

When you write for a living, whether for your own blog or for someone else’s, it is expected that you are going to have writer’s block from time to time. Don’t let writer’s block get the best of you. These four tips will help you avoid writer’s block before it even strikes. Keep a Notebook… Read More

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6 Buttons to Push to Make Your Online Writing Spread like Wildfire

Successful marketer and author Mark Hughes says that for your online content get you read as much as you need it to be read in order for you to become well-known and profitable, you need to push people’s buttons. Some people recoil from that, saying that that is “manipulative”. Well, if your writing and communication… Read More

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The 3 Lanes of a Blog Topic

Coming up with a blog topic probably isn’t that difficult since it’s almost entirely dictated by what you already know and are already familiar with. Your topic should be an area in which you have a certain level of notoriety and expertise. Thus identifying and choosing an appropriate topic is generally a pretty straightforward process…. Read More

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Email List Building Techniques Influence Your Brand Reputation

OK, confession first — because we work hard to build legitimate double-opt-in lists for our business and our clients, I’m more militant about this than the average person might be, but…aren’t you as sick as I am of getting spam email that you never asked for, doesn’t enrich your life, and just wastes your time?… Read More

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Marketing Techniques for Brand Creation

In today’s world, a brand is created through the careful execution of marketing techniques. Those marketing techniques incorporate both online and offline tactics designed to increase word of mouth, reputation, and buzz. Right now, we are about to enter the season where many of the national brands execute marketing techniques they have been planning and strategizing for… Read More

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Can These 13 Search Engines Steal Google’s Crown?

No one company can take Google’s crown, but these 13 could succeed with Death by a Thousand Cuts, each eroding a different part of Google’s search dominance. Could these sites split the crown jewels between them? Wolfram Alpha Battleground: Computed Answers What it does: Answers factual queries directly by computing the answer from structured data…. Read More