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Brenda Peterson
Brenda Peterson

Answers to frequently asked questions on SEO: success factors, SEO-friendly sites, troubleshooting

SEO definition

Questions like “What is this?” or “What is that?” are similar to the eternal questions of how the universe started or what the meaning of life is. No one knows the answer, but everyone struggles to find it over their lifetime.

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Ally Windsea
Ally Windsea

Tips on how to set up your own personal blog

Do you need to promote your brand? Does something inspire you? Starting a blog can propel both you and your brand to new levels. Blogging is an effective and inexpensive tool to share your news and thoughts with other people. It can become a cornerstone of your marketing strategy, bringing you a steady income.

A promotion concept is the basis for a successful blog launch. So here are the key components you need to start your blog from scratch.

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Marco Mijatovic
Marco Mijatovic

How to Keep Your Brand Creation Process on Point

There has never been a better climate in history for starting a new business. Unfortunately, this has led to lots of bland companies that all look alike popping up at every corner – it looks like everybody wants to be an entrepreneur these days. This is precisely why creating a recognizable brand with a unique brand message has become vital for success in the modern business world.

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Maria Novak
Maria Novak

When and Why You Should Use a Landing Page: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy of Landing Pages

Have you read The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams?

If you have, you may ask what the connection is between this book and a landing page. The book is great. We like the metaphor of exploring an unknown space with the help of a guide.

Just as a real travel book offers a guide to a new location, our guideline series offers a guide to the galaxy of SEO and marketing that can be totally new to you. SEO specialists and marketers are like hitchhikers in an open space, and they require a comprehensive travel guide. Here we offer one more guide on when and why to use landing pages.

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Natalie Lesyk
Natalie Lesyk

How to perform efficient A/B testing for a landing page

Every day we should take new steps and learn something new. So we’re moving ahead with a series of guidelines on different aspects of landing pages and offering you a new guide.

In this guide, we’ll consider what A/B testing is, what the elements of an A/B tests are, which testing tools you can use, the necessity for experiments as well as ways to achieve your conversion goals.

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Ally Windsea
Ally Windsea

Blogging: A Beginner’s Guide to Starting a Blog with Ning

Do you need to promote your brand? Does something inspire you? Starting a blog can propel both you and your brand to new levels. Blogging is an effective and inexpensive tool to share your news and thoughts with other people. It can become a cornerstone of your marketing strategy, bringing you a steady income.

A promotion concept is the basis for a successful blog launch. So here are the key components you need to start your blog from scratch.

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Brenda Peterson
Brenda Peterson

9 Online Business Opportunities to Make Money: Jump Right into the Forbes World’s Billionaires List

All budding entrepreneurs in the sphere of e-commerce are the same. They want to know how to build an online business fast that will last 100 years or more. They are inspired by fascinating success stories of transnational corporations and the time-honored traditions of Swiss banks. Young and energetic beginners look up to top online businesses and are eager to grab and implement money-making website ideas on the fly.

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Vivian Michaels
Vivian Michaels

8 Secrets To Run Your Content Marketing Smoothly

8 Secrets To Run Your Content Marketing Smoothly

Content marketing is known to be an essential part of operating a successful business on the internet. Without an appropriate content marketing strategy, an online business would not be able to show off their expertise, gain the trust of new followers, and drive more sales to their business – all of which are important goals to reach for a business before they can consider themselves successful. Even though content marketing might seem somewhat confusing when a business owner is still new to this term, with a little bit of practice and by following the right steps, a business owner can take their company from serving a handful of clients to delivering their products or services to millions around the globe in a matter of months.

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Brenda Peterson
Brenda Peterson

Call to Action Examples for Your Social Media

Even though we live in an era where digital marketing techniques are overpowering standard, traditional practices most of the entrepreneurs and company owners still don’t understand the importance of the call to action button. Nowadays we can see many examples where business decided to use CTA button based on little or no research. These attempts lead to failure and most of the time the lead generation campaign ended poorly.

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Ally Windsea
Ally Windsea

10 tips to choose the best Domain name for Your Network

Choosing the perfect domain name for your website is crucial before you start your network community. The right domain name of your website can help your search engine rankings and will determine the overall appeal of your network to your target audience.

Finding a good brand and domain name for your social network can be challenging. There are three reason why you will have a hard time finding the perfect or even just a good domain name:

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Gregory Mount
Gregory Mount

How to Make a Website Like Facebook?

Have you ever thought of creating your own social network like Facebook, but with personalized features and its own identity? A network where you can define the design, overall organization, and even privacy policy.

Currently, Facebook rules the social media world. According to the 2017 survey, about 68% of U.S adults use Facebook, and more than 65 million businesses are owners of a Facebook fan page.

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Ning
Ning

Why Should You Switch Your Site to HTTPS?

Cybersecurity and data protection are real headache of the technologically driven century we live in. Since everything we convey is online and exposed, many companies and ordinary users are afraid for the safety of their private data. Many examples exist where security issues lead to financial loss or exposure of important plans and projects. According to 2017 Identity Fraud Study, $16 billion was stolen from the US consumers in 2016, and the number of identity thieves is only increasing over the years.

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