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A Blueprint for Writing How-To Guides for Your Site

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Apr 24, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
There are numerous articles on this site about how to increase your website traffic and tips for bringing new visitors to your website. However, one of the things that many new website owners overlook…

A Complete Guide to Twitter Chat For Small Business Owners

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Apr 19, 2017
  • By WHSR Guest
It doesn’t matter if you are a well-established marketer or a budding entrepreneur – with the help of Twitter, you can certainly generate more leads in less time. In today’s competitive world, platfor…

How to Build Links in Post-Penguin Era

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Apr 03, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
Link building used to be status quo for SEO – but Google’s ever-changing algorithms have made link building a whole new game – particularly in the AP (After Penguin) world. Back in the day, we u…

Google SEO and the Marketing Aftermath – 4 Foods For Thought

  • Online Business
  • Updated Apr 03, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
On June 29th I met with two friends who work in the web design field in addition to being talented musicians. We talked about SEO and marketing until midnight and my head is still high on all the good…

Valentin Sharlanov of WebHostFace Dishes about Reliable, Secure, Personalized Web Hosting

  • Interviews
  • Updated Mar 17, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
WebHostFace (site: webhostface.com/) is one of those hosting companies that puts service at the core of their branding. They describe their story as a fairy tale. They talk about a rough start, advent…

Case Study: How Mike Moloney Bootstrapped FilterGrade

  • Online Business
  • Updated Mar 16, 2017
  • By Agota Bialobzeskyte
FilterGrade (site: https://filtergrade.com/) is a marketplace where photographers, designers, and other creative entrepreneurs buy and sell their digital products. Looking at it, you’d never guess tha…

11 Free WordPress Plugins to Increase Opt-Ins, Shares and Conversions

  • WordPress
  • Updated Mar 13, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
As a blogger, you know you can't afford to do everything all by yourself. It would take months or years to learn the practical and mental skills to develop scripts for every function you want your web…
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9 Best Landing Pages and What You Can Learn from Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Feb 21, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
There is no single design that makes a landing page perfect, but there are some key ingredients that can help. We've talked about many of these items over the last several months here on WHSR, such as…

Compare Top 5 WordPress jQuery Slider Plugins

  • WordPress
  • Updated Feb 13, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
One of the best things about WordPress is the ability to utilize fancy visual elements without writing a single line of code. Using only the power of plugins, you can incorporate neat features like in…

Compare Top 5 WordPress Contact Form Plugins

  • WordPress
  • Updated Feb 13, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
A website is, at its core, a medium of communication between brands and its audience. To make this communication more efficient, websites must have the functionality to give the audience a voice. If y…

A Deep Analysis on 5 Popular WordPress Landing Page Plugins

  • WordPress
  • Updated Feb 13, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
Landing pages play a crucial role in lead generation. To stimulate conversions, they must capture the attention of your target audience, build their confidence with the right information, and compel t…
GetResponse Email Marketing Tools

My Quick Review on GetResponse

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Feb 10, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
By now, pretty much every corporation in America (and most developed countries) has placed email marketing at the cornerstone of the marketing strategy. As technology has evolved for conducting these …

12 Very Useful Custom Form Plugins For WordPress

  • WordPress
  • Updated Feb 10, 2017
  • By Vishnu
There has been a tremendous increase in the number of businesses that find new revenue streams, new clientele and business associates via the power of the internet. Now I refer not to just the eCommer…

How to Create a Sitemap in WordPress

  • WordPress
  • Updated Feb 09, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
When developing a website, it is a good idea to plan a layout of all pages and sections. This practice will help ensure a smooth navigation experience for future visitors and organize the content deve…

6 Key Blogging Lessons From Famous Business Pivots

  • Blog
  • Updated Feb 02, 2017
  • By KeriLynn Engel
TL;DR: Learn how to make strategic changes to your business by studying the successful pivots of others. Find inspiration for new ideas and keep your focus narrow and on point. Whether you’re starting…

8 Blogger Resources To Build Your Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 16, 2017
  • By Gina Badalaty
In the fast-changing world of influencer marketing, it's imperative for bloggers to stay current with today's trends. One of the best ways to keep informed is to follow and engage with the top influen…