Tag: Blogging

Pros & Cons for Various Types of Content Creation

Posted by Mark Thompson - May 20, 2010 - Blogging, SEO
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Content development is the foundation for any good internet marketing strategy.  The content type and quality will determine how well the content is perceived by the readers.  There are many ways you can create great content for your website, but it is important to first understand what type of content the industry likes.  For example, […]

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10 Characteristics of a Great Blogger

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 22, 2010 - Blogging
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There is a huge difference between a good blogger and a great blogger.  A great blogger contains certain characteristics and traits that sets them apart from the rest.  Having these ten qualities gives a blogger the power to understand what users what, how to create extremely good content, and how to promote it. 1.  Industry […]

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Huge List of 150 Compelling Headlines for Your Blog

Posted by Mark Thompson - April 19, 2010 - Blogging
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Over the years I have been compiling a list of headlines that I found compelling.  I thought I would share them with you so you can keep this list close by when you are coming up with headlines for your blog posts. # Tips To Simplify ______________ Greatest _________ Tips of All Time Avoid ______________ […]

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How to Manage a Blog with Multiple Authors

Posted by Mark Thompson - March 24, 2010 - Blogging
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Managing a blog where you are the only author can be a relatively easy task.  You are in control of the content quality, post frequency, comments, and design layouts.  Once you start to have multiple authors, things start to get a little more complicated.  There are things you need to think about to keep the […]

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Where to Find Inspiration and Passion for Blogging

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 25, 2010 - Blogging
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Sometimes it can be hard to sit on the computer and force yourself to write a high-quality blog post.  I’m sure the bloggers out there can relate to this and know exactly what I’m talking about.   You are sitting there, spinning your wheels, trying to figure out what to write about that your readers will […]

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Inside Look into 31 Days to Build a Better Blog

Posted by Mark Thompson - February 9, 2010 - Blogging
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I recently just finished reading the book, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog, by Darren Rowse of ProBlogger.  I want to start off by saying I wouldn’t write a review on something that I didn’t truly believe in.  But there are so many great ideas in this book that I wanted to share some […]

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10 SEO Bloggers To Watch in 2010

Posted by Mark Thompson - January 14, 2010 - Blogging, SEO
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Darren Rowse from ProBlogger recently wrote a blog post encouraging people to write a ‘Bloggers To Watch’ post, to promote bloggers in your prospective industry.  I thought I would do my due diligence and make a list of 10 SEO bloggers I feel you should follow for 2010. Lisa Barone Lisa is Co-Founder and Chief […]

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Why Outsourcing Content Development Can Hurt Your Company

Posted by Mark Thompson - November 5, 2009 - Blogging
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It is true that having unique content on your site is a big part of search engine optimization and continuing to build quality traffic.  However your content development strategy can have a big impact on how fast and how much traffic you can gain.  There are a number of ways to generate content; blogs, forums, […]

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