Category Archives: content marketing

Words You Should (& Shouldn’t) Be Using in Your Content Marketing

You already know how important your messaging is, but did you know certain words can trigger better reactions and conversions than others? Here’s what to keep in mind as you’re choosing your vocabulary.

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To Blog or Not to Blog? That is the Question!

3 Reasons Why Small Business Blogging Might NOT Make Sense If you’ve been in business long enough, someone at some point has probably told you that you “must” blog. But like any other sort of “must” directive, it’s important to … Continue reading

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Customer Testimonials: How to Get Them & What to Do Next

Hearing kind words from happy customers always feels good, but did you know these testimonials can also impact your bottom line? McKinsey & Company, a global management-consulting firm, notes in one study that “word of mouth is the primary factor … Continue reading

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PR Tips: 4 Takeaways We Can Learn from Awards Season

The Academy Awards were held a couple of weeks ago, wrapping up an action-packed, never-boring awards season in Hollywood. And while there are many talented actors, actresses, and directors deserving of the gold statuette, there’s something else that’s equally deserving … Continue reading

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Do You Still Need an Email Newsletter? Business Owners Weigh In.

It’s 2014. With all the ways we have to communicate with our clients and customers, do we still need to send out regular email newsletters? Some small business owners weigh in.

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Mobile Marketing 101: Strategies for Riding the Mobile Wave

Last year, we wrote a detailed article about making sure your website is mobile ready. But the truth is that’s just one step you need to take in order to effectively ride the mobile wave (a wave that won’t be … Continue reading

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About Those “Other” Social Networks: Should You Use Tumblr & Instagram for Business?

We’ve talked at great lengths about Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Google+ on our blog. But there are other vibrant and growing social networks in town that may make sense for your small business, most notably Tumblr and Instagram.

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