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Do You Struggle With Credibility?

Feb 10 2016 | Written by : Karen Repoli| 6 |
The Best Way To Build Credibility

Remember what you had to do to find information twenty years ago?  If you wanted to research how to market your new service, you got in the car and drove to the library.  Once there you consulted the card catalog (remember them!) and then combed the tombs of books or magazines to find the information

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Stay Off the B2B Blogging Wall of Shame

Feb 9 2016 | Written by : Rachel Parker| 7 |
Stay Off the B2B Blogging Wall of Shame

  “Outsource our B2B blog? Nope, no need — we’re doing just fine.” Oh, if I had a nickel for every time I’ve heard that from B2B marketers. And, truth be told, many of them are doing just fine — they’re building thought leadership and growing their communities

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Uppermost Web development platforms used as a alternative of WordPress

Feb 9 2016 | Written by : Deepak Patel| 10 |
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The utmost companies & businesses are in a race to have a superlative website  that can beat the competitors easily. WordPress is a free CMS for web development that uses PHP & MySQL. Know about the other effective platforms for web building, which are substitutes of WordPress. The utmost companies

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Why Meta Descriptions Still Matter (And How to Write Copy that Gets Clicked!)

Feb 3 2016 | Written by : Ian Mills| 12 |
META-DATA

  In 2009 Google announced that they would no longer take meta descriptions into account as a factor in rankings.  Since then, more and more website owners have neglected this important area of their marketing efforts.  While your meta descriptions might not have an impact on where you rank in

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Top 5 Ways You Can Optimize Your Content Marketing For 2016

Feb 2 2016 | Written by : Gaurav Kumar| 10 |
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Content marketing is gaining recognition as a viable online marketing strategy for all types of businesses, especially startups. However, with over 900 million websites, nearly 200 million blogs and 144 billion emails being sent every day, optimizing content marketing strategy is crucial to stand out,

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5 Minute Social Media Influence Tips

Feb 1 2016 | Written by : Karen Repoli| 4 |
HITVIrtual.com

In previous posts, you learned what social media influence is, why it’s important to your business and how it can make your business a success.  If you have been following this thread, you may now be wondering how you, as an entrepreneur can build your social media influence. Are you ready to

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10 Types Of Awesome Visual Content For Your Brand To Use

Jan 28 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 2 |
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Basically, you could have the best, most interesting and engaging written content, and it could still get lost and ignored because it looks the exact same as every other piece of content. Visual content prevents this, though. Visual content gives you free reign to customize your message, use different

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Why Your Content Team Needs a Quality Czar [Content Marketing Podcast 159]

Jan 28 2016 | Written by : Rachel Parker| 9 |
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Listen Now: Can’t access the player? Subscribe on iTunes or Stitcher, or subscribe to the RSS feed   Welcome to Episode 159 of the Content Marketing Podcast! If you joined us for last week’s podcast, you’ll recall that we shared a tale of two speakers: a Catholic nun and a marketing guru,

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Can social media make your business successful?

Jan 27 2016 | Written by : Karen Repoli| 4 |
hitvirtual.com

Do you remember the days when a businesses’ marketing plan included a newspaper ad and a Yellow Page listing? Those have been replaced by social media platforms that entrepreneurs and businesses can utilize to create engagement, trust, brand recognition and, ultimately, profit! However, the rules have

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How to Write a Perfect Headline: Data-Backed Insights [Infographic]

Jan 26 2016 | Written by : Rachel Parker| 9 |
Fresh news

“Mommy, where do great headlines come from?” “Well, you see, sweetie, when a writer loves her content very much …” When most of us set out to create the perfect headlines for our insanely good content, we’re about as bewildered as the toddler wondering where the heck

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Content Marketing Podcast: What a Catholic Nun Knows About Storytelling … and a Marketing “Guru” Doesn’t

Jan 21 2016 | Written by : Rachel Parker| 3 |
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Listen Now: Can’t access the player? Subscribe on iTunes or Stitcher, or subscribe to the RSS feed Welcome to Episode 158 of the Content Marketing Podcast! If you joined us for last week’s podcast, you’ll recall that we took a look at the one thing we all must focus on in 2016 — quality —

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Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Your Content Marketing This Year

Jan 19 2016 | Written by : Rachel Parker| 8 |
Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Your Content Marketing This Year

“If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” – Yogi Berra (tweet this) Now, I’m a football gal myself, but I can appreciate Yogi’s wisdom, accidental though it may have been. There’s a reason why we keep coming back to sports

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