We’ve all been there before: You’re sitting at your desk, your schedule is clear for the next few hours, and you’ve done everything in your power to create the perfect environment for writing. Your favorite music is playing softly in the background, your phone is on silent, and you’re ready to get down to business. […]
This past Tuesday, December 3, marked the 2nd annual dedicated day of giving in the U.S. and Canada. Giving Tuesday saw more than 10,000 partners, both for-profit and nonprofit, spreading awareness not only for the day, but also for amazing causes around the world.
Pinterest for business? Pshh. If that sounds silly, may I make a recommendation? Check out this ebook to get started, then meet me back here. Now that you’ve bought in (how’s that for presumption?), get inspired with these
With over 190,000,000 visitors going to Twitter each month, you would be silly not to leverage it. But you already know that… So, the real question is: “How do you gain traffic from it?” When Twitter first came out, gaining traffic from it was simple. All you had to do is sign up, and people […]
I’ve been swimming in a sea of Twitter stats lately — not surprising, since Twitter went public at the beginning of November — and I’ve found a lot of info about what happens every day on Twitter. What I’ve discovered is some mind-boggling data, like 9.6 million active users, 2.1 billion search queries and 400 […]
Do you know what the key to ranking well on Google is? I bet you are thinking it’s links, content and on-page optimization, right? All of those things do impact your rankings, but over the last 11 years of my SEO life, I’ve learned that creativity is the key to SEO success. Through trial and error, […]
A homeless man sits ignored in a community square. A cardboard sign propped up against him reads: “I’m blind, please help,” and it’s not working well. After some time, a woman stops, grabs his sign, and scrawls something new on the reverse side. She replaces it and walks away. Suddenly, traffic increases and the donations […]
Ever since Google snatched away keyword data, it’s been a pretty big pain to figure out what people are searching for. Sure, there were hacks and workarounds — but those weren’t quite as helpful as having a report of exactly what people are searching for to land on your site.