It’s been a long-time practice to boost your website traffic and ranking by building links from relevant websites to your site. With all of the Google updates over the past few years, you might be wondering if you should bother with link building at all. Here’s what Website Magazine says: CONTENT, CONTENT, CONTENT The creation … Continue reading How are YOU building traffic?
So, I got another message from Bing today – you know, the same people who are running the skewed ads poking fun at Google (for doing the same thing Bing’s been doing forever.) It’s a really cheery “Update” – sounds good so far… then they drop the Bing Bomb… They’re taking away our ability to … Continue reading Hey! It’s on like Bing-Bong, Jack.
This entry is part 10 of 10 in the seriesIs Social Media a Time-Suck?Ever thought you could be involved in a conversation with Ashton Kutcher, Jon Stewart, or Miley Cyrus? What about some of your industry’s rock stars? Well, you can, through social media. Tools like Twitter and Facebook make it easy to connect with … Continue reading Connect with “Experts”
This entry is part 9 of 10 in the seriesIs Social Media a Time-Suck?In an earlier article in this series, we covered using your social media networks to get informal opinions from your followers and friends. Now, let’s cover how to solicit more structured input. There are a number of ways to create and post … Continue reading Execute a Survey or Poll
This entry is part 8 of 10 in the seriesIs Social Media a Time-Suck?Make a choice: Would you rather spend the December holidays with your crazy Uncle Bob the roadkill taxidermist attached to your hip, or spend the afternoon trying to troubleshoot your computer modem by phone with your cable company? If you’re like most … Continue reading Cut Through Customer Support
This entry is part 7 of 10 in the seriesIs Social Media a Time-Suck?You’re changing the name of your podcast. You just gave birth to a baby girl. You’re heading to Los Angeles for an upcoming trade show. You are releasing a new online product. All these are perfect opportunities to use your social media … Continue reading Share Important Announcements
This entry is part 6 of 10 in the seriesIs Social Media a Time-Suck?Whether you’re working in an office or at home, taking regular breaks is essential for your mental and physical well-being. In the traditional office, you could head to the cafeteria for a cup of coffee, or head down to the proverbial water … Continue reading Take a Quick Break