Archive: August, 2010

7 Social Bookmarking Tools You Should Know About

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 23, 2010 - Social Media

Over the last few years I have been few active on a number of social bookmarking sites including Digg and StumbleUpon.  I have picked up a number of tools along the way that have helped me with staying active on a number of communities with ease.  I thought it would be a good idea to […]

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The Problem with Product Descriptions

Posted by Stephen Logan - August 20, 2010 - Ecommerce

All e-commerce sites have at least one thing in common – products. Whether they’re in the dozens or thousands, each item needs to have its own page. As with any site, those pages also have to be populated. Now this is no easy task. Obviously the size of the challenge will be directly proportional to […]

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Why You Should Use a Dedicated Email Address for Your Mailing List

Posted by Kristi Hines - August 19, 2010 - Tools

Do you use services such as Aweber or Mail Chimp to send out email newsletters or other mailings to your mailing list? If you do, there is one key thing you need to do – be sure to make the email address your mailings are from is different from your personal email or other email […]

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Attention! Before You Guest Blog, Know Their Audience

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 18, 2010 - Blogging

If you have been following a lot of the popular Internet Marketing and Blogging blogs out there, you have probably seen an increase in people talking about how guest posting is a great way to build an audience.  But before you start writing for other blogs, make sure you do your research to see if […]

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Top 25 Social Media Keyword Search Tools

Posted by Kristi Hines - August 18, 2010 - Social Media, Tools

Want to find out who is talking about what in your niche or industry? There are many search engines that allow you to search one or multiple sources of information to see real time results. Check out these popular (and free) blog, forum, and social media search engines. Blogs 1. Technorati Technorati lets you search […]

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AdWords Bid Management: How to Lower Minimum Bid Costs

Posted by Michael Jenkins - August 17, 2010 - SEM

The day has come to take your website live! You researched the market, spent money on designing a killer website specifically for your industry, and are ready to jump in with both feet. The excitement grows steadily until you decide to sign up for Google AdWords, and are presented with a $ 10 minimum bid […]

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The Ultimate Social Bookmarking Content Creation Guide (Part 4: Mixx)

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 16, 2010 - Social Media

This is part 4 of a 5 part series that covers creating content for the following social bookmarking sites.  The other parts will be released over the next few weeks so keep checking back. Part 1: Digg Part 2: StumbleUpon Part 3: Reddit Part 4: Mixx Part 5: Delicious Mixx Mixx is a social bookmarking […]

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Increasing Conversions by Removing Usability Roadblocks

Posted by Kristina Allen - August 13, 2010 - SEO

What is conversion optimization Conversion optimization is the process of testing your website and landing pages to improve your conversion rate. A conversion rate is the percentage of visitors who complete the desired action on a page (example: submitting a form or making a purchase). So, if 100 visitors land on your page, and 10 […]

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