Tag: Blogging

7 Ways Your Blog Can Have a Competitive Advantage Over the Rest

Posted by Mark Thompson - September 6, 2010 - Blogging
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Odds are, you are not the only blog in your niche, so standing out from the crowd is important.  That can be a hard task to accomplish, especially when there are hundreds of other blogs, all trying to get exposure and traffic.  So what can you do to rise above your competitors and make your […]

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5 Online Marketing Skills Learned While Blogging

Posted by Kristi Hines - August 10, 2010 - Blogging
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Although a lot of bloggers may not consider themselves Internet marketers, they have likely developed many valuable online marketing skills. How? Through simply promoting their own blog and latest posts. I know that many of my online marketing skills can be directly attributed to the trial and error process of things I did to get […]

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Social Media Marketing or Content Creation: Which Comes First?

Posted by Ryan Beale - August 6, 2010 - Blogging, Social Media
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While creating a Facebook Fan page, Twitter profile, and LinkedIn profile, YouTube channel, Flickr account, etc and then using those social media networks is technically “creating content,” for the purposes of this post, when I speak of “content creation,” I am referring to adding new pages to your website or blog. Learn about the Pros […]

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The Fringe Benefits of Blogging

Posted by Mark Thompson - July 14, 2010 - Blogging
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Throughout the 3 years that StayOnSearch has been around, I didn’t truly see the full value of the fringe benefits that you gain from blogging until recently.  Now that the blog is receiving a respectable amount of traffic and has built a loyal readership, there are many more opportunities that come in, that I never […]

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How To Assemble the All-Star Content Promotion Team

Posted by Mark Thompson - July 12, 2010 - Blogging, Social Media
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Content promotion is getting to be as important as creating the actual content.  I think what people are starting to realize is that just creating great content will only take you so far.  This is one of the reasons Social Media and SEO are blending together.  You need both to truly see the full value […]

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Building Online Relationships: How Do We Do It?

Posted by Andrew Rondeau - June 22, 2010 - Blogging
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One of the most important success factors for your blog is going to be how you go about building relationships.  Getting people to check in with you regularly is crucial if your blog is going to thrive and flourish.  It can seem daunting when you first consider how to go about getting a strong following, […]

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5 Benefits of Blogging from a Junior SEO Analyst

Posted by Tola Famakinwa - June 18, 2010 - Blogging, SEO
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I’ve been in the SEO blogging industry long enough to know that though there is a difference between being a SEO Consultant/Analyst/Executive and a Blogger, they pretty much go hand in hand. I like to think I’m a combination of both, a hybrid if you like and it definitely does have it’s benefits. During the […]

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Download Now: 6 Free eBooks to Make Money Online

Posted by Mark Thompson - June 16, 2010 - Blogging, SEM
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Over the past 6 months I have been interested in learning more about affiliate marketing and making money online.  So I started reading a number of awesome blogs that are dedicated to exact that.  I am paid for a number of eBooks, some good, some bad…but I have found some free eBooks that are just […]

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