wisdom of the cloud

Have You Embraced the Wisdom of Cloud Storage?

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What do you think of when you hear the term “cloud data”? When I first started using computers in my daily work, back in the stone age when we had to know DOS, we never thought of “the cloud” or using it as a place to store important business data. If I had suggested it to my boss he probably would have looked at me like I’d lost my mind and exclaimed, “Let my confidential information float around on the internet?!! Have you lost your mind?!!”   That was in the late 80’s and while the concept of cloud storage […]

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8 Tips to Build Your List

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I promised myself I wasn’t going to say, “The list is king.” We really need a new moniker for this tried and true revenue building tool. After all, kings are overrated because we all know who really runs the show. So replace king with whoever you think is the top dog and you get the idea. Suffice it to say a businesses list is paramount to the success of their revenue producing activities. If you have an opt-in list then you are sitting on piles of cash. When you properly use your list, your earning potential is very high. One […]

Ten Social Media Tips for Successful Marketing

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According to Social Media Today, there are 2.8 billion active social media users worldwide. Isn’t it time you tapped that market to increase your bottom line? Your journey towards social media success will be easier and take less time if you look for and incorporate tips, techniques, and shortcuts from the thought leaders of the social media world. Use these tips to ensure your social media success. Focus on one network when starting out. You can expand later. Although it’s true that one has to have a good grasp of all the major social networks, specializing in one social network […]

7 Tips for Getting More EYES on Your Blog

7 Tips for Getting More EYES on Your Blog

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Have you recently started blogging after reading statistics like these: Featuring a blog as a key part of your website will give you a 434% better chance of being ranked highly on search engines. (Source: Tech Client) B2B marketers who use blogs as part of their content marketing mix get 67% more leads than those that don’t. (Source: Hubspot) Company websites with active blogs have 97% more inbound links than websites without blogs. (Source: Hubspot) But now you are wondering where that magic stream of readers is? Attracting traffic to a blog is challenging. So from the very beginning, you need to be sure your visitors […]

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Reviving Your Old Blog Posts Steps 8 and 9: Add to your Email Funnel and Repeat

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Add It to Your Email Funnel It’s a little more content marketing you can do to get your revived blog post the best chance of taking off and getting shared far and wide. It’s also an easy way to stay in touch with your email subscribers and if you monetized the post, make a few bucks right away. You can do this in a few different ways. Send a quick email to your list to let them know you’ve updated the blog post. Invite them to click through and read it and ask them to leave you a comment. If […]

Reviving Your Old Blog Posts Step 6 and 7: Optimize for Social Media and Start Driving Traffic

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Are Your Blogs Optimized for Social Media? Let’s get back to something super simple. Our task right now is to make sure it’s easy to share our updated (and new) content via social media. When we talked about images, I asked you to think about what social media sites are most important to you. Ask yourself these questions: Where is your traffic coming from? Where are you finding your target audience? Where are you making money? These are the social media sites you want to focus on. If you don’t know the answer to these questions, stop here. Don’t go […]