5 Examples of Awesome Content Marketing Campaigns

For a lot of brands, content marketing can be a tedious process that’s based on a lot of hit or miss strategies.trading-advantage-marketing

With an end goal in mind, many business owners and marketing professionals set out to accomplish a certain benchmark — increased traffic, higher conversions, more conversations, increased social media fans and followers and so on.

They think that writing the right content with the right keywords will be enough, or that their fans can be counted on to spread the message to help accomplish that end goal.

More often than not, this is not the case.

How Long-Form Content Marketing Can Help Your Business

Can long-form content help your business?   blog marketing strategies

The Internet and its vast and seemingly limitless methods for delivering information is a boon to marketers and business owners alike.

Between company websites, blogs, Twitter feeds and other options, it’s easy to get news and information to customers quickly and easily.

However, in this age of getting out short and sweet blurbs on a timely basis, many marketers may be missing out on an equally powerful means of communication: long-form content marketing.

Question: Do you use long-term or short-term content on your blog or website?

5 Hot Reasons Why You Should Not Blog

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Because there is a big difference between building a blog and building a business.

Ideally, read this post as though you’re just new to the blogosphere. You may have been deceived all these while.

Right now, you may also be doing something right but not realizing it.

Why should you blog? I’m sure you’ve a lot of reasons to give.

Such as reaching your target audience and selling more of your products. But guess what? Blogging in itself is not what you need to reach those who matter. You need something different.

7 Web Design Tips For Attracting People and Increasing Website Traffic

web design tipsWebsites are in abundance and the best of the designs definitely gets more eye balls.

Also a great design coupled with good optimization may provide higher traffic through search engine results too.

The following seven design tips are a surefire solution if you are looking to increase traffic to your website.

The basic idea behind these points revolves around the need to engage visitors and decrease the load time of the website.

There are two major trends that make a web design successful – one being the ease of functionality where the site has to be user-friendly and at the same time accessible to all.

Top Content Marketing Trends for 2014

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Content marketing is poised to boom in 2014.

And companies need to be prepared for the biggest trends that are expected to take off in the coming year.

An increasing number of consumers are favoring customer-focused information that content marketing provides over more traditional marketing communications.

Blog posts, email newsletters, podcasts, webinars and social media posts are great ways to communicate with customers in an unobtrusive, friendly manner that provides information and can generate sales.

Focusing on providing great content is the best way to connect with these media-savvy consumers.

[Ultimate Guide]: How a Freelancer Became a Successful Lifestyle Business Entrepreneur!

While I was in college, I helped run a website/freelance business.   internet lifestyle entrepreneur

I did not build the websites myself but what I did was look for clients and then I hired other students to build the website.

This model was successful because it allowed me to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

After graduation, I wrapped this project up because running a website business was not something I wanted to keep doing.

While I am no longer in the freelancing/website building business, I know a lot about building successful businesses. I have worked with several successful businesses to help build sustainable business systems.