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What Are the Benefits of Commenting on Blogs? I Have 8 for You

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Why?

I love making new friends. I like being all over the place. I enjoy learning new things. I like making money online.

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5 Easy Steps to Building a Social Media Strategy

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - Social media is an exciting world of user generated content, real time feedback and viral opportunities. On the flip side, it’s also a platform for customer complaints and sometimes that can become one of the biggest advantages and one of the biggest disadvantages for small business. So, how to refine your social media strategy to ensure that you can provide timely content, the right responses to real time feedback as well as tangible insights for your team? Although the nature of social media marketing is reactive and ever changing, the key to the best social media optimization is planning. Every business should have a clear social strategy before even attempting to run a social media page such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. So where do you start? 5 Steps of Social Media S

How to Rank Your Business Locally

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - Do you have a local business that needs to rank higher in search engine results? Then today is your lucky day. Here are some vital tips on how to make sure that your all-important geo-targeted audience can find your business immediately. Have the Right Category Associations Based on a survey conducted by Moz, this is considered the most important factor in getting ranked locally. And, for an obvious reason. How can people locate you if your business is not in the right selected category. For example, if you are an electrician in Chicago, then you have to select electrician in Google’s (or Yahoo! or Bing) pre-set category taxonomy. If you select restaurant, then your business will not rank in relevant search terms. You can select up to 9 categories to help narrow down results. Also remembe

Track Your Keywords with KnowMyRankings

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - The single greatest source of traffic for many of my websites continues to be Google. This really shouldn’t be all that surprising, as Google is by far the largest search engine on the web today and it is used by people all around the world every day to seek out the information that they need. If you want to get in front of that audience, you’ll want to rank well in Google for your target search terms. And for that, you should know how you’re doing. It can be incredibly time-consuming to hop onto Google yourself, type out each of your keywords, and see where your website is ranked. This is especially time-consuming if you have dozens or even hundreds of keywords to track and that’s why you should use an automated tool like KnowMyRankings instead. The utility here i

3 Strategies to Beat the Recent Panda 4.0 Update

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - The recent Panda 4.0 update which was rolled out on May 20th 2014 has created quite a storm. The update definitely shifted things around because people didn’t know what to expect. Google implemented these search updates because they wanted to fine tune their search results while eliminating those websites that have used blackhat techniques to boost their content. They want to ensure the content which ranks the highest within the SERP’s resonates well with its readers. With that said, it’s important to know you’re focus and the direction you should heading in when generating traffic to your blog. You should be in investing you’re time in resourceful content writing while focusing on content that provides a solution and is geared towards user engagement. If you want to continue to build gro

Grow Your List with OptinLinks

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - You’ve heard it before and you’ll probably hear it many more times again. If you want to be a successful Internet marketer, whether you’re promoting the products and services of other people or you have something to sell of your own, you’ll want to build and establish a great mailing list. The power, as they say, is in the list. The challenge is getting people to sign up for that list and many marketers turn to a squeeze page for that purpose. That may not always be the best approach. Instead, you might want to consider an alternative solution like OptinLinks. It’s a little more discreet in its approach, but they say that this is better for your long-term success, because you want to build that positive relationship with your subscribers and fans right from t

How to Integrate Email Marketing with Social Media?

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - With the advent of social media, it might be easy to think that email marketing has become outdated or even redundant but statistics gleaned from a 2011 StrongMail survey suggests otherwise. In fact, according to their data, over 68% of business leaders affirmed that they would be looking to integrate social media into their email marketing strategies and not the other way around. In addition, the respondents also indicated that they would be increasing investment in this area. This directly counteracts Mark Zuckerberg’s claim that email marketing would be replaced by integrated social media messaging services. Is Social Media Time Proof? Despite the astronomical rise of social media, email still tends to be the preferred method of communication between professionals and in a B2B environm

5 Content Strategies That Work in 2014

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - The digital world has made it imperative for all business owners to have a website or at least a blog if they want to compete with the other biggies in the industry. For many, the social web comes as a boon but there are many who think of it as a curse. This is mainly because they are not aware of the techniques required to reap the maximum benefits of this cost-effective marketing tool. It is no secret that the content of a website is what gives one company an edge over the others. It’s no use if your company offers the best services but doesn’t have the right content on its website to ensure maximum visibility. For this, proper content strategies are important. Not only do they boost the equity of your website, it also helps your site rank higher up on search engine results pages. Read

Make Yourself Known Online with these 4 Strategies

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - Everyone knows that launching a new business online is tiring on the entrepreneur that begins the venture. Whether it’s getting a blog kick started off the ground or a business that offers goods and services, everyone meets the same challenge: getting people to the site and making yourself known. Thankfully it does not have to be that hard. With a little time and patience anyone can find success online, and it isn’t all about SEO either. There are four ways to get your business out there to the public both online and in person. 1. Make it look official. The first step to successful online business is to make the website look official to potential consumers. The more official the site looks the more likely they are to trust the business and what it has to offer. The more simple the layout

Move over Facebook & Twitter, use these Social Media Platforms Instead

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http://www.bloggingtips.com - Everyone recommends Facebook and Twitter for social media marketing and indeed, these two social media platforms does produce results but what about the rest? As a blogger, you need to spread your networking webs and maximize opportunities. With this thought in mind, I give you a list of social media platforms you should think about using. 1) Instagram.com Facebook purchased this image sharing app for a billion dollars in 2013, effectively enhancing its usability. With the Instagram application, a user can take photo, enhance it, stylize it and share with others. Usability - A blogger working with any kind of products can use this application effectively to promote on social networking platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Flickr, Pinterest and others. Weakness – None, I think. 2) D