Archive: October, 2010

How to Get Started with Your Website’s Compatibility Test

Posted by Obaidul Haque - October 29, 2010 - Design/Development

Are you turning away customers just because your website is not compatible? Though compatibility is one of the biggest challenges in website creation, it is also one of the most overlooked. So, how do you find whether your website is compatible or not? To begin with, let us first be clear about what website compatibility […]

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A Look at the New FeedBurner Beta

Posted by Kristi Hines - October 28, 2010 - Analytics, Blogging

Ok, I know, I know. Tons of people are not fans of FeedBurner due to their inconsistent RSS subscriber count. But let’s get past that and look at the other things you can learn about your RSS subscribers through FeedBurner in their new beta version. How to Get to the Beta Version If you want […]

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Link Builders Toolkit v2.0 Launch w/ Special Offer

Posted by Mark Thompson - October 27, 2010 - News, Tools

Since the launch of the Link Builders Toolkit back in April of this year, I have received a ton of positive feedback on the product.  I also received some awesome suggestions on how I could improve it.  So I took all of that feedback and have updated the toolkit to provide the additional data and […]

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Filter Your Following with Forumlists

Posted by Kristi Hines - October 26, 2010 - Social Media, Tools

While perusing the recent Twitter lists that I have been added to, I spotted several that were generated by @formulists. Intrigued, I Googled it and was led to an interesting service that automatically creates Twitter lists based on particular specifications. Basic Options With each list, you have the option to have it only follow up […]

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Making the Most Out of Guest Blogging

Posted by Mark Thompson - October 25, 2010 - Blogging

There have been a lot of great posts that talk about guest blogging and show you the value of reaching out to other authoritative blogs in your industry.  However I thought I would take a different angle on this post and talk about what makes your guest post stand out from others who use the […]

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How to Increase Your Revenue by Retaining Customers

Posted by Susan Petracco - October 22, 2010 - Ecommerce

It’s well known that it costs more to gain a new customer than to keep an existing one. In fact, in the book “Leading on the Edge of Chaos”, Emmett C. Murphy and Mark A. Murphy find that the costs to acquire a new customer can actually be FIVE times greater than retaining existing ones. […]

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Get More Followers with the Official Twitter Retweet Button

Posted by Kristi Hines - October 21, 2010 - Social Media, Tools

I have been avoiding putting the new Twitter retweet button on my site for a few reasons. For starters, it uses the t.co shortener instead of giving the option of getting to use the URL shortener of your choice like you can with the Tweetmeme button. And there are no color options, like there are […]

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Is Twitter a Stethoscope or Megaphone??

Posted by Adam Bean - October 20, 2010 - Social Media

I just don’t get Twitter!!! This is the catch cry I constantly hear from business owners almost every time I speak to them about social media interaction and marketing. And you know what?? This lack of understanding of how to use Twitter effectively doesn’t really surprise me. Let me explain why… Firstly it comes back […]

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