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ElegantThemes.com Review: Everything You Need to Know About Elegant Themes

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jan 28, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Founded by Nick Roach in 2008, Elegant Themes is headquartered in San Francisco. The company provides 87 gorgeous WordPress themes and 4 premium themes to its more than 200,000 customers. It’s the per…
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Top 10 Most Visited Websites and How You Can Benefit from Them

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jan 27, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
If you could utilize the ten websites with the most traffic on the Internet, how would that benefit your business? In a report compiled by Go Gulf Web Technologies from sources such as Nielson, Pew In…
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Using Micro-Books to Build Brand Recognition

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 27, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
According to January 2014 Pew Internet report, the number of people reading ebooks is steadily growing. It is up to 28% from 23% last year. The report states: “The January 2014 survey, conducted…

Increasing a Site’s Rank with On-Topic Content

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Jan 04, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Years ago, you could find a keyword that people were searching for, make sure you used it on a page of your website and use a few other tricks watch the traffic roll into your site. Unfortunately, som…
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Inbound Marketing Strategy For Your Website

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Jan 04, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Inbound marketing is exactly what it sounds like. It is marketing that brings new leads to a business. There are as many ways to gain new leads, who will hopefully convert into new customers, as there…
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How-to Clean Up Old Blog Posts and Increase Site Traffic

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Dec 16, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
Would you go two or three years without cleaning your house? Then why would you go that long before cleaning your blog? If your blog has been around for more than two seconds, you likely have a collec…
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12 Actionable Advices To Improve Your Website Conversion Rate

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Dec 03, 2013
  • By Jerry Low
The first great myth of websites is if you build it, they will come. You put up your website and you waited. Eventually, you got past the birds chirping and figured out a strategy to get visitors to y…
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How to Drive Massive Traffic to Your Blog via Guest Blogging

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Dec 01, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
Perhaps you’ve heard of guest blogging and even thought about pitching an idea or two, but aren’t quite sure if it’s worth your time. After all, just this fall Google’s Matt Cu…
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How To Attract Direct Advertisers To Your Blog

  • Online Business
  • Updated Nov 13, 2013
  • By Gina Badalaty
Direct advertising is a great way to monetize your blog. “Direct advertising” means that there is no intermediary between you and the advertiser: you are contacted by the company or their PR firm for …
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How to Save Time in Blog Marketing with IFTTT

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 07, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
If you find yourself lost in the social media time suck of trying to keep up with promotion on several of social media sites, IFTTT is going to be the best thing you ever discovered for marketing your…
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How to Backup your WordPress Blog Easily

  • WordPress
  • Updated Oct 27, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
The hours of manpower it takes to get your WordPress blog looking just the way you want aren’t something you likely want to repeat because you failed to backup your blog or need to move it and a…
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The Pitfalls of Hacking and Spam: 7 Ways to Protect Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 19, 2013
  • By Gina Badalaty
Blogs are a great way to build up a business, share your talent for crafting or cooking, or educate a common audience. But they are also vulnerable to attacks from spammers and hackers. So, just like …
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Blogging Tips and Rolemodels – Bring Your Blogging to Perfection

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 23, 2013
  • By WHSR Guest
The first thing any potential writer or blogger should know about writing is: “Practice makes perfect”, so if this is your ambition then start writing immediately! No craft is honed by just sitting do…
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Using SlideShare to Reach New Customers

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Sep 23, 2013
  • By Lori Soard
If you haven’t heard of SlideShare yet, you will soon. The Content Marketing Institute, states that SlideShare gets about 120 million views per month. Social networking seems to be all anyone is talki…
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7 Habits of Highly Effective Bloggers

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Sep 14, 2013
  • By Kevin Muldoon
I am sure you read before that over 95% of blogs that are created are abandoned. This statistic could be skewed due to the fact that most people who create a blog do not have any plans on doing it lon…
A / B Test

How To Run A/B Testing On Your WordPress Sites

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Sep 02, 2013
  • By Rochester Oliveira
I bet you want to get the most out of your site. Sometimes we take some decisions based more in our feeling than in actual data or tests and there’s where the danger lies. What if I tell you that you …