[INFOGRAPH] A Lot Of Social Media Facts…115 To Be Exact

The nice folks at Skilled.co made up a pretty cool infographic called “115 Must Know Facts about Social Media” with a bunch of facts about social media.  I always love information like this.  This is the type of stuff that may not be useful right this second, but it’s valuable information to be utilized at some point in your endeavors.  Check it out:

[INFOGRAPH] Tips For Being A Google Power User

Daily Infographic posted an infograph will will help you to become a master at finding what you’re looking for on Google.  Check out the infograph below or on Daily Infographic’s website.

3 SEO Tips…For Funsies

I ran across an article from Entrepreneur titled “3 SEO Tips to Help Your PR Content Rank Highly With Google’s Latest Update.”  It’s from August 2015, but I don’t see how it’s any less relevant now.

Guide To Google's Penguin 2.0

Google and Penguin 2.0 Back Me Up On Blogging And SEO Optimization

Penguin 2.0 is Google’s new algorithm for delivering search results.  It delivers a bunch of updates to how Google ranks websites on the world-wide web.  The funny thing is that the Penguin 2.0 update is utilizing things that I’ve been talking about for a while.  The first time we talked about being sincere with your online presence.  Then I showed you some important stats about the benefits of blogging.  Then we talked about the importance of local businesses who blog.  Heck!  I even gave you some tips & inspiration for posting to your website.

So what I’m going to do in this article is go over my philosophy of SEO, we’ll define some terms and finally talk about what changes have come with Penguin 2.0.  Let’s get into it…

11 (More) Reasons Your Local Business Should Be Blogging

I often have a hard time convincing small businesses that they should be blogging.  It can be time consuming and frustrating but it’s worth it in the long run.  I believe that many people decide not to blog the same way they decide not to advertise.  When you blog, you’re essentially spending you time or money on something with no ‘guarantee’ that it will pay-off.  It’s actually a type of risk analysis.  You’re weighing your time (or money) to the potential ROI.

Web Content and SEO Integration / Optimization

The folks at Business Content always have great tidbits that I try to keep up on.  Today they had an article titled “How To Get Ahead Of Google Change.”  For this article Business Content gave three tips for ‘staying a head of the curve’ when it comes to search engines:

.com? .net? .info? Deciding On Your Next TLD

Do you know what TLD is?  Don’t be too embarrassed.  It stands for ‘Top Level Domain’ and to put it simply it’s what comes after the “.” in your domain name.  It could be a .com, or a .net…and even and .us.  If you’d like to be a nerd then you can find out more on Wikipedia.  You can also get a brief history of gTLD’s (or Generic TLD’s) that were first introduced in the 80’s on the  ICANN website These included the ever popular .com, .net, .org, .edu, .gov, .int and .mil.  

Tips And Inspiration For Writing Your Next Blog Post / Article

posted an article about the importance and benefits of having a blog on your website.  We went over why it’s important to keep up with it, touched on how often, and what it can do for your business.  While writing the article I came up with a lot of stuff, so I thought I’d pull out a portion of it for it’s own blog post.  I know I have the attention span of a goldfish and I’m sure many of you do too.  They’re tips and ideas for writing articles and posts that your clients and potential clients will love.

Report Proves The Importance Of Blogging

An article came up on Marketingprof’s today about the impact of blogging and the resulting website traffic.  Take a look at the graph below and you’ll see what I mean.  According to HubSpot (via MarketingProf’s):


Hi, I'm a marketing guy, who knows how to make websites. Every so often I see or think of things, that will be of value to others. It's either that or I just need to 'rage-vent.'

tommy[at]iheartblank[dot]net

Advertisement

Another Advertisement