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Lost Blogs: How NOT to Become One of Them

June 6th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

lost blogsSecond in an ongoing series

Here is a (unfortunate) rule of digital thumb: Ninety-nine percent of the content on the Internet is, to use a polite phrase, less than stellar. And your writings will become yet another one of the many forgotten, never-read, lost blogs on the Web unless you pursue the right SEO, blog-content, and online-marketing strategy.

In my prior post “5 Ways NOT to Become a Search-Engine Optimization Blogger,” I listed specific reasons why your blog — whether personal or business — will… Continue reading

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SEO Pack: 5 Reasons That One Won’t Help Your Blog

April 11th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

seo packFirst in an ongoing series

So, you want to use an SEO pack of software and tools to write successfully about your chosen topic? Well, I’ll be the first to admit — it is extremely difficult to make money with a blog. Thousands, if not millions, of people think that they can create a blog on Blogger, Wordpress, or any other platform, slap on some Google Ads, and watch the money roll in.

Well, that’s not how it works. And to paraphrase one of my… Continue reading

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Article-Marketing Automation: Pros and Cons

March 11th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

article marketing automationOver at my journalism group-blog, “Considerations,” I often receive e-mails from article marketers and freelance writers who want to publish guest-posts. Since I advertise the opportunity, I welcome the inquiries — but within reason. There are good and bad sides to the digital coin.

First, most SEO marketers and content writers understand the basic principle: that “content is king.” In general, the websites that provide frequent, quality content will be those that tend to rank highly in organic search-results and social-media… Continue reading

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Famous Blogs: How to Work for Yourself With One

January 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

famous blogsIf you ever wanted to know why it is more important than ever to work for yourself — online or in a similar capacity — just take a look at this recent piece of business news:
Lowe’s Cos., the No. 2 home improvement retail chain, is cutting 1,700 managerial jobs while adding up to 10,000 part-time workers in order to better staff its stores for weekend shoppers.
Sadly, I completely understand why Lowe’s is taking this action — essentially, the company is saving on the costs… Continue reading

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