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10 Tips to Help You Find Time to Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 30, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Being a freelance blog writer is great gig to fill the time if you are in between jobs, or children, or have lots of spare time on your hands.  The question is, once your schedule changes and free tim…
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Big Data: Why Your Brand Needs It

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Sep 25, 2014
  • By Mike Beauchamp
When it comes to data more is always better; and thanks to advances in software big data is now manageable. Imagine a room full of people who all have to answer your questions, anonymously. That’s the…

Web Host Interview with HostMetro Manager, Kyle Dolan

  • Interviews
  • Updated Sep 16, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
The world of hosting is continually evolving with players changing positions and new ones entering the market – such is the case with HostMetro, an Illinois-based hosting company established in mid 20…

5 Creative Ways to Find Blog Topics for Clients

  • Blog
  • Updated Sep 16, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
It happens to every blogger: writer’s block – that period of time when you can’t find words or topics to write about. When you are writing multiple blogs on a specialty topic, it can be even more chal…

WordPress Tutorial: How To Create An Awesome Page Flip Plugin

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Sep 15, 2014
  • By Rochester Oliveira
Note: We no longer support this WP plugin as the author is not writing for us for now.  Starting today, every week we’ll feature an awesome coding tutorial, teaching you how to do custom stuff using W…
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Web Hosting News Update: Google’s Quantum Computing, Hybrid Cloud Backup and Celebrity Photo Hacking

  • Site Updates & News
  • Updated Sep 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Keeping up-to-date with the latest hosting industry news can help you have a website that covers any back-end needs as well as front-end preferences from your visitors. While we can't cover all the ne…

7 Tips To Reduce WordPress Database Size

  • WordPress
  • Updated Sep 08, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
Serious about speeding up your WordPress-hosted website? Then you’ve likely shelled out money for a clutter-free design or codes that reduce the loading time of your site. And if you’re anything like …

Web Host Interview: Steadfast Founder & CEO, Karl Zimmerman

  • Interviews
  • Updated Sep 01, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Web Hosting Secret Revealed (WHSR) had the opportunity to interview Karl Zimmerman of Steadfast (www.steadfast.net). Karl is Steadfast’s founder and has been there from the very beginning through all …

4 Ways To Generate Leads With A Premium LinkedIn Profile

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Aug 24, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
In this cold, hard, competitive online world, everyone is looking to generate leads. And that’s understandable… your business sulks without leads… no sales, no revenue, no nothin’. Before you even thi…
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Brands & Bloggers: Best Practices for Working Together

  • Blog
  • Updated Aug 24, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
This week, I received two pitches from brands that I really like to review products or link up posts. While this is flattering, the truth is that I’ve already worked with both products – it seemed unk…
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18 Instant Tips to Smarter SMM Strategies

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Aug 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Realizing that it isn't a trend going away anytime soon, more and more businesses are starting to utilize social media for marketing. Social Media Examiner recently released their 2014 Social Media Ma…
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Web Design Interview: Q&A with RocketTheme Partnership Manager Ryan Pierson

  • Interviews
  • Updated Aug 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
The idea for a club-based template site was first born in 2004, when Andy Miller, CEO of RocketTheme was working as a “core developer for Mambo CMS”. He started mambodev.com in that same year, which o…
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July Roundup: Blogging through Summer

  • Blog
  • Updated Aug 01, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Keeping up with all the things necessary to run a successful website can be a challenge, but even more so during the summer months. There are many competing activities not only clamoring for your time…
WordPress

WordPress Tutorial: How to Create an Infinite Scrolling WP site

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jul 29, 2014
  • By Rochester Oliveira
You certainly work hard to improve your site’s usability so your users will be happier and more likely to come back often, right? Well, one of the improvements you could implement is the infinite scro…
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7 Surefire Ways to Have a Successful Social Media Sweepstakes Campaign

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jul 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
One way that companies reach out to those on social media is by offering contests. There are a couple of things you need to keep in mind when holding a contest. First, you don't want to fall under the…
Best Practices for FTC Disclosure and Other Legal Pitfalls

How to Keep Your Blog from Getting Sued

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 07, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Disclaimer: Deposit Photos provided product in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. Best Practices for FTC Disclosure and Other Legal Pitfalls In 2009, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) publ…