What Does Content Marketing Look Like?

“Content Marketing”: What is it and what does it look like? When you get right down to it, its exactly what it sounds like – creating content to sell or market your business. That’s straightforward enough, right? But how do you do it in the real world and why does it matter? Content marketing in…

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How A Blog Helps Your Business

You know you need a website to reach the 50%+ of customers who begin their research online. A blog may seem like overkill. It’s not. Here’s how a blog helps your business. 1. A blog provides information to your readers. Your standard pages are great and talk about who you are and what you do.…

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Are You Ready To Create Content For Your Site This Year?

Let me be honest. I knew I was due to write a blog article, but I was not sure what would be relevant and useful. Typical “ahhh…what now?” kind of moment. In an effort to a) follow my own advice and b) show how content creation doesn’t have to be torturous, I thought I’d share with…

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When Is A Blog Not A Blog?

The reply I most often hear when I broach the subject of using a blog as a marketing tool is “I’m not a writer.” And while most small business owners aren’t “writers” they are usually subject-matter experts in their field. What does this mean? They have oodles of information to share. But they may not…

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To Blog Or Not To Blog…

Just about everyone has heard the term “blog” bantered about. That doesn’t mean you know what it is or how to use it to promote your business. So let’s take a look at blogs as a marketing tool. Definition Blog is short for “web log” but if you say web log you will sound like…

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