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Marketing Day: Social media ad fatigue, programmatic TV & holiday email subject lines

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Rise of the strategic marketing operations leader: Part 1 Sep 22, 2017 by Debbie Qaqish Contributor Debbie Qaqish believes marketing operations… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.

SEO 101: Which URL versions to add to Google Search Console

Can you really afford to miss out on free technical data about your website’s performance in Google search results? Of course not! Contributor Fili Wiese explains how to set up your website in Google Search Console to make it work to your advantage. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.

How long does it take to deindex low-quality or thin content published by accident? [case study]

Is mistakenly published content impacting your site’s SEO performance? Columnist Glenn Gabe shares a case study detailing how to fix this issue — and how long it may take to resolve once fixed. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.

Facebook will measure how its ads compare against, complement TV campaigns

Facebook will offer more advertisers the ability to measure campaign brand lift, but brands will need to trust Facebook to grade its own homework. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.

YouTube Studio updates let creators schedule posts & see subscriber numbers in the app

The new features make it easier for creators to manage their YouTube channels from mobile devices. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.

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How to Increase Blog Traffic: Quora

Quora is a well-known Question and Answer platform through which you can drive blog traffic. Tap into a high volume of targeted people who want specifically what you have to offer on your blog. Avoid spamming, share value, be persistent and you will attract readers to your blog through Quora. I see comments from readers who note how they found me through my answers on the platform. Follow these … [Read More...]

How to Increase Blog Traffic: Feature Other Bloggers

Life is good. Over the years, I planted the seeds for driving blog traffic by featuring other bloggers via quick snippets on my blog. Many of these rocking, successful bloggers became my friends. Said friends promote me tirelessly, around the clock, from all corners of the globe. Why? I tapped into a powerful, passive form of driving blog traffic: featuring other bloggers. This sounds … [Read More...]

How to establish your brand on Pinterest (and make it popular)

This is a guest post by Larry Alton If you’re a ‘picture paints a thousand words’ kind of person, then Pinterest may be a great option for you. Its tight-knit community and visual focus make it an ideal board for circulating and popularizing your ideas. And while it may not be as popular as Facebook and Instagram, it still has more than 150 million active users each month. Pinterest also has a … [Read More...]

A Productive September and October = a Happier November and December

Why planning your holiday promotions now can lead to greater success — and less stress — come November and December. The holiday season seems to move into our lives and stores earlier and earlier. Christmas decorations appear on shelves before Halloween. Stores make space for Halloween costumes before summer’s end. No longer is there an official start to the holiday season. And no … [Read More...]

A Desert Island Paradise … and a Great Podcasting Course

On Monday, Stefanie Flaxman showed off an incredibly easy (no, really) way to boost the power of your content, make it more audience-friendly, and even enhance your SEO. On Tuesday, things got a little silly when we asked our editorial team what their “desert island” copywriting technique would be. Come check them out — with Read More... The post A Desert Island Paradise … … [Read More...]

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Benefits of Stay at Home Moms

Has it ever crossed your mind the idea of being a stay at home mom? Would you like to have plenty of time to stay with your children, yet you do not know if this is the right choice? Well, believe it or not, you are at the right time and at the right place […] … [Read More...]

Ideas on how to make Money from Home

There are many people that cannot work away from home. It might be that they are looking after children, relatives or friends or that they are not well enough to work outside of the home. There are others that would like to be able to work from home so that they can get away from […] … [Read More...]

Your Home is Your Haven: Insure Your Home to Ensure a Warm Future

Before potential new home buyers even begin thinking about the financial aspects, their thoughts naturally turn to ways they can transform the house they’re currently touring into their very own customized home. That could mean anything from new paint to new landscaping to a new addition. For more ideas, turn to a resource like TrustedChoice.com. […] … [Read More...]

The Strategy Behind Retiring at Age 50

Nowadays, retirement is a dream come true for most of the people over 45. Even though it might, from an exterior point of view, be seen rather as you did not like your job enough, in reality things are quite different. After a life of continuous work, taking some time for yourself is a way […] … [Read More...]

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Favorite Books, Supplements, Simple Technologies, and More

In this episode, I answer the most up-voted questions from subscribers to 5-Bullet Friday, the free newsletter I send out every week. In this Q&A, I reveal: My 3-5 favorite books of the past year. Technologies and apps that have made my life easier. How to build a new network from scratch. My top five supplements for longevity and well-being. The exercises and self-talk I use for avoiding (or … [Read More...]

How to Create More Actionable PPC Reports (That’ll Improve Your Landing Page Strategy, Too)

Image via Shutterstock/Red Deer. Once upon a time, “Pay-Per-Click (PPC)” referred to a digital marketing practice where companies were charged each time somebody clicked on their search engine ads. But with the rise of social, display and programmatic platforms, PPC marketing has expanded to involve more than search engines alone. These days, PPC specialists run paid campaigns across a variety of … [Read More...]

Announcing: CXL Live 2018

I’m proud to announce our 4th annual CXL Live conference! CXL Live 2018 takes place March 28-30 in Austin, TX (the conversion capital of the world)! We have an amazing line-up this year! Almost all the speakers are in-house practitioners with deep expertise in their field. Every year we’ve also worked hard to get as many female speakers as possible, and this year we have achieved a … [Read More...]

Bill Burr — The Comedian’s Comedian

“Everybody fucking relax. Get yourself a sandwich.” – Bill Burr This episode of the podcast features Bill Burr (@billburr). Many of you know Bill as a standup comedian. I know him as one of the funniest humans alive, and someone that many of you requested to be on the show. Rolling Stone called Bill “the undisputed heavyweight champ of rage-fueled humor,” and when we were … [Read More...]

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8 Romantic Ideas for Boyfriend & Girlfriends Birthdays

A birthday is an incredibly important time in someoneÕs life. It is important for a boyfriend or girlfriend to recognize the importance of the day, helping to make their loved one to feel wanted and loved. One of the best ways to make your loved one … [Read More...]

Event Planning 101 for Dummies

Have you ever been in charge of ordering food for a whole lot of people? Or perhaps you have been tasked with the responsibility of making sure that everyone is comfortable or there are enough chairs and seating arrangements for everyone at the event … [Read More...]

SONY DIGITAL CAMERA: EMBRACING PERFECTION

Known for producing quality electronics, Sony is also one of the pioneers and the best producers of digital camera. Truly using a Sony digital camera is embracing perfection with its many features exclusive to a Sony digital camera. Indeed, one of … [Read More...]

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4 Things to Consider Before Expanding Your Business

Expanding your business can be a challenging time. … [Read More...]

The Art of Covert Selling as a Public Speaker

Five strategies you can use to sell your product without pushing for a sale. … [Read More...]

What Type of Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

A side gig is a great way to bring in some extra cash. … [Read More...]

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Personalize subject lines to increase opens

Data out from Yes Lifecycle Marketing underlines the importance of personalizing email subject lines. While this has been a white-hat marketing technique for years, many brands continue to not personalize email subject lines. … [Read More...]

Is personalization bad for business?

More advertising and experience tools crop up daily for digital marketers, but there has been some push-back from consumers in the area of personalization. One expert explains why brands may need to change their personalization options. … [Read More...]

Report: App Install Fraud costing $300m

Mobile marketers are getting hit hard by app install fraud. DataVisor has studied the area and found that this area is costing mobile brands about $300 million per year. … [Read More...]

Expert: Why people click phishing emails – and how to stop it

{}While most people know by now not to open emails from Nigerian princes or with headlines offering millions of dollars, today's phishers have also gotten smarter in how they peak the interest of even the wariest of consumers. Here's what consumers - … [Read More...]




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Financial Hardships and Ways to Be Ready

The odds are that at some point during your life you will experience financial hardships in one form or another. And when that time comes, you want to be in a position that you are ready to face them head-on. There are plenty of ways that you can do this and we are going to be taking a closer look at some of them in this post. Simply the act of getting yourself ready can give you peace of mind … [Read More...]

Debt And Credit: From Personal Foe To Business Friend

When it comes to the topic of credit and debt, a lot of us start hearing alarm bells in our ears. We think of personal spending gone overboard, of the financial hiccups that lead us into a spiral of rising debt, and how easy it is to get on the bad side of creditors. However, when you’re starting a business, taking out a loan or using credit cards to finance business purchases aren’t just a useful … [Read More...]

The Art Of Budgeting When Planning For The Future

When we consider our future retirement plans, we can procrastinate a lot as we think that we have many more years ahead of us before we have to worry about our graying hair, failing hearing and dodgy knees. However, by setting aside some time and making a financial plan for the future, you are ensuring that your money will look after you during your golden years. For those of us fortunate enough … [Read More...]

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Best Money Tips: How Your Busy Lifestyle Can Hurt Your Finances

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how being too busy can hurt your finances, ways to prevent (and recover from) identity theft, and legit ways to get free gas. Top 5 Articles Busy Isn’t Better: How Our Go-Go-Go Lifestyles Hurt Our Finances —... … [Read More...]

6 Ways the Government Helps Disaster Victims Recover

Hurricane season has captured big chunks of recent news cycles, with massive storms Irma and Harvey devastating areas in Florida and Texas. The IRS and other U.S. government agencies are working to help people get back on their feet after these terrible natural disasters. Here's what they're... … [Read More...]

4 Low-Cost Ways to Get Your Business Uniquely Branded

Every company must stand out, so they never get lost in the sea of competitors and lose valuable business. There are no exceptions in this area. It’s either figure out a way to remain top of mind with customers or become a casualty. Startups aren’t excluded either, especially when statistics show that 7 in 10 of these budding business ventures fail. Other statistics reveal a grimmer picture and … [Read More...]