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That’s what Jay Z might say if he was optimizing his LinkedIn profile.

But seriously, LinkedIn endorsements are really important.

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It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to understand the correlation between testimonials and higher conversions.

But testimonials may carry even more weight than you may have thought.

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Do you like to binge-watch a TV series?

When it comes to digital marketing, you’ll want to have some basic knowledge of branding and trademark law to ensure you’re not overstepping your boundaries or infringing on anyone’s brand identity.

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We all have them.

Developing certain routines has helped me get ahead, and I’ve even shared what a day of my life typically looks like.

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SEO doesn’t discriminate.

SEO is back-breaking and often mind-numbing work.

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If your business is not a brand, it is a commodity.

Gaining a high branded search volume is just one of the ways companies come to prominence and build a strong reputation.

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I’ve used a lot of different digital marketing tactics over the years.

It’s a mashup of personal, professional, digital, social, content, and whatever else.

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Google can be really frustrating sometimes.

The great anchor text debate has raged on for a few years now.

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People are predictable.

Get inside the heads of search users, and you can mount an effective strategy that can not only bring in leads but also get a sizable portion of them to convert.

 

There’s a lot of buzz about millennials today and how to market to them.

Why are we crafting the majority of our messages to millennials when there are 74.9 million baby boomers out there who want to buy our products too?

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If you’re a content marketer of any type, you know how crucial it is for your blog posts to make a splash.

These are the four pieces of content that received the most social shares.

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On the surface, blogs appear to be fountains of free-flowing information.

And, sure, some blogs are happy with lots of traffic and satisfied visitors.

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The dreaded 404 error page.

You’ve seen 404s.

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Trust is everything.

If you can’t earn consumers’ trust, you’re fighting a losing battle.

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Your About page.

How many visitors will actually take the time to check out your About page?

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As of 2017, the overwhelming majority (89%) of B2B marketers use content marketing in some form.

The rest could definitely use some improvement, and there’s a lot of room for growth for many content marketers.

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If you give it away—offer it free—they will come.

It’s a model that involves giving away your best content.

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Who doesn’t want something for free?

Some of my best business-boosting hacks have taken place when I’ve offered something free.

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18 SEO Tactics That Take Only 30 Minutes Each [0.14]

Posted on April 5, 2017, 7:51 p.m. by Quick Sprout @ [cached copy]

I feel SEO has a reputation for being meticulous and painstaking.

The initial phases of an SEO campaign can, in fact, be grueling.