Resources for Small Staff Associations
APRIL 20, 2016
This is a list of free or cheap web, social media, marketing and design resources that I presented in my session, 20 Tools to Help You MacGyver Your Small Association’s Communications, at YourMembership Xperience 2016. Two really good resources about web development, design and usability: A List Apart and Nielsen Norman Grou p. BLOGS/ARTICLES/PODCASTS/ETC. Here it is.
Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers
OCTOBER 31, 2016
Facebook Monday released a bundle of resources for business influencers , highlighted by its Business Influencer Guide. Strategic partner manager Craig Mullaney wrote in a Facebook Media blog post : Hundreds of global business leaders across industries, regions and enterprise sizes use Facebook to connect authentically with their customers, employees, communities and other stakeholders.
Leap into these Online Professional Development Resources
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
Set a leap day resolution to up your learning game with the variety of online professional resources available to PR professionals. The post Leap into these Online Professional Development Resources appeared first on Spin Sucks. Laura Petrolino pulls together a starter list and challenges you to take a leap forward in your career through a commitment to lifelong learning.
30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources
MAY 14, 2013
Despite the occasional “death of blogging” pronouncements (often made, ironically, in blog posts), blogs remain the core of a robust social media strategy. The proliferation of themes, tools and plugins have transformed blogs from mere online text collections to powerful interactive, rich-media sites that can attract, engage and educate your potential buyers.
32 Resources to Write Great Blog Headlines
OCTOBER 17, 2014
million blog posts are written every day. As the web becomes more crowded with content, it’s becoming harder and harder to draw people’s attention to your blog posts. Keep your blog steadily growing by improving your skill set and adopting content marketing best practices. The Anatomy of a Perfect Blog Post: The Data on Headlines, Length, Images and More. Image source.
560 Resources for Blogging, Online Marketing, and Starting a Business
DECEMBER 27, 2011
This year, along with my Fetching Friday weekly roundups, I compiled several major resource collections for a variety of topics. 50 Google Analytics Resources – 50 resources to help you get to know Google Analytics inside and out, from the new version, latest updates, social engagement tracking, advanced hacks, and much more! Make Blogging Work for Business.
3 Resources for PR/Social Media Pros & Small Biz Owners
MAY 20, 2011
There have been so many great resources coming my way lately, I just had to share. Here is a very simple editable calendar, the daily PR & Marketing calendar of event hashtags , we can use to build that resource. And if you have resource gems to share, I’d love you to leave ‘em in the comments below which are, as always, yours. So let’s get to them. 1.
70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog
DECEMBER 21, 2011
One question I get asked often is how to start a blog. While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Your first step to staring a blog on your own domain is choosing a domain name. BloggingKnowEm.
57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources
JULY 26, 2010
Here are 57 61 great social media policy templates and resources to use when building your own. Resource. Blog Policy. Corporate Blogging Policy. Blogging Policy. Guidelines for Student Blogging. Corporate Blogging Policies and Guidelines. Blogging Code of Conduct. IOC Blogging Guidelines. Employee Blogging Policies. Communication (Blogging) Policy. Blogging & Social Media Policy. Blog Assessment. Employee Blog Guidelines. Other Social Media Policy Resources. Resource. Source.
58+ Resources to Master SEO Copywriting
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
guide to SEO & Keyword Optimization for Blog Posts. There is no better place to learn SEO copywriting than the MOZ blog. You’ll find this is a very interesting introduction to some secret resources for keywords. These questions and many more are answered in this resource. This resource can put you into the latter category. Section 4: Optimizing Blog Titles.
27+ Resources to Learn SEO Copywriting
AUGUST 20, 2014
Let the pros show you how.Here’s a list of 29 resources that will help you improve your bottom line. Learn SEO Copywriting: 27 Useful Online Resources. Blog Posts/Articles. Henneke Duistermaat elaborates and provides nine practical (and rather colorful) copywriting tips. 6. 35 SEO Copywriting Tips for Rocking Content – A recent blog post by yours truly. Image source.
Facebook Releases Free Training Resources for Marketers
APRIL 21, 2015
Late last year, I started hearing rumblings that Facebook was working on a series of free training resources for marketers. If you’re looking for a free resource for beginner Facebook marketing training, Blueprint is a great place to start. As I said at the top, I’m glad that Facebook created these resources. Blueprint. Introduction to Facebook. Best Practices.
Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources
JANUARY 31, 2011
Marshall Kirkpatrick talked about aggregation and filtering several years ago in How to Build an RSS and Blog News Site for Your Project where he had cobbled together a solution using Google Blog Search, dapper, Feed Digest, PostRank, Roller, and others. CMS and Blogging Platforms. Google Blog Search. Alltop – Limited blog aggregation. Aggregation. Filtering.
30 Resources and Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Business
FEBRUARY 18, 2012
Here are some resources, tips, and tricks to help you get up to speed and begin marketing your company on Pinterest. Pinterest: The Ultimate Guide The Blog Stylist explains what Pinterest is and how bloggers can leverage the platform to drive traffic and branding. People like to collect things. Sports memorabilia, carnival glass, stuffed animals, you name it. How do you get started?
20 Amazing Resources to Learn Copywriting
OCTOBER 15, 2014
If you’re considering an engaging and rewarding career in the world of copywriting, this list of 20 top resources will help you master the practice: 1. 115,000 people have already benefited from their free, high-quality resources. 2. This resource gives aspiring copywriters the knowledge of battle-hardened professional writers. 9. What is copywriting, really? Copyblogger.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Blog World Preview
OCTOBER 28, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. 11 Tips You Can Use Today to Develop Outstanding Content for Your Blog – How do you create incredible content that attracts hundreds of comments and shares?
Finding Keywords: The First Step to Blogging Success
MAY 2, 2013
That’s a blog post for another day. Take every question your company gets asked and consider writing a blog post to answer it. 5. Competitor websites, blogs and industry forums. Add to that list and then you’ve got a pre-vetted list of blog post titles you can easily pull from when the muse strikes. Six great resources and ideas for finding keywords to write about.
3 Hidden Resources for Your #GivingTuesday Campaign
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
Here are three of our favorite hidden resources – and yes, we hope you’ll share the secret with others! 1. Offer guest blogging opportunities, appoint social ambassadors, and provide website banners and badges to show support. org : chock full of toolkits, videos, blog posts, and case studies. 3. Guest post by Jenna Sauber, CauseVox. We hear you, and we get it. Your Community.
23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012
DECEMBER 4, 2012
As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. Research] by Heidi Cohen.
25 Newsletter Content Ideas + Bonus Newsletter Idea Resources
APRIL 8, 2013
That’s why we’ve put together this list of 25 powerful content ideas, plus a few additional resources to help you come up with even more ideas for your newsletter. Educational articles: Your newsletter is another place to publish the kinds of valuable content you already publish on your blog. Additional Newsletter Ideas and Resources. Blogging Content Creation Email Marketing
30 Must-Read Growth Hacking Resources for Digital Marketers
FEBRUARY 14, 2014
Google Trends indicates that the term began to gain traction in 2013, and is quickly gaining some serious traction in search: Whether you choose to apply growth hacking in real life or would rather stick with more conservative and mainstream marketing tactics, here are 30 great resources to help you explore the idea : 1. Is this resource worth your time? Startup Marketing. GrowHack.
How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company
Convince & Convert
APRIL 29, 2012
This is why one of the most common questions I hear at speaking engagements and in corporate conference rooms is “how can we do this well with limited resources?” report that shows number of blog comments. Social Media Staffing and Operations Compendium content marketing resources eloqua social media resources staffing and operationsAnd that takes time.
29+ Killer Resources to Learn Copywriting
MARCH 24, 2014
Whether you’re looking to improve your own skill set or make the jump into one of the world’s most exciting and rewarding careers, we’ve curated a list of resources we know and trust. Any list of content writing resources would be remiss to not include Copyblogger, one of the most authoritative resources on the subject. CMI Blog. This blog will show you how.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Move
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. The Ultimate Writer’s Guide to Blogging Part I and Part II – Whatever type of writer you’re aiming to be, a blog should be central to your strategy.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Facebook Reassurance
SEPTEMBER 30, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. 353+ Blog Post Ideas to Inspire You – Posts that the author has bookmarked over time to refer to when in need of coming up with content inspiration.
30 Killer Resources to Learn Content Marketing
APRIL 2, 2014
The truth is the individuals and brands that succeed in the years to come will be those who are aggressive about self-education. I’ve curated a list of resources that I can recommend without hesitation to anyone. Featuring 29 industry leaders, Top Rank Blog’s free eBook isn’t afraid to share information you won’t find anywhere else. 5. 44 Must Read Resources on Content Marketing.
25 Killer Resources to Learn Storytelling
MARCH 18, 2014
To help you get started, here are some of my favorite resources online: For best practices, check out 15 Storytelling Techniques for Writing a Better Brand Story. 1. Her blog is an often-updated resource that includes pop-culture inspiration, creative process analysis, and plenty of insight on how to improve your skills. 2. StoryCenter Blog. Get Storied Blog.
Business Blogging: Five Reasons You Have No Readers
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
By Eleanor Pierce It’s a common complaint: You have a business blog , but no one’s reading. Maybe your blog’s boring, hard to find, or poorly written. But maybe the reasons no one reads your blog are a little harder to suss out. Business Blogging: You’re Too Clever for Your Own Good Look, I love clever wordplay as much as the next nerd. You read other blogs.
16 Enigmatic Business Blogging and Other Marketing Stats
MARCH 15, 2016
This final installment covers some fascinating though sometimes contradictory and confusing stats about business blogging and the value of marketing. For example, what percentage of businesses maintain company blogs? ” Blogging is the ideal vehicle for communicating brand purpose, beyond just “selling stuff.” Business Blogging Stats and Facts. 1.
How to Leverage Your Internal Resources in External Marketing Efforts
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
These companies use internal resources to inform the public on how great they are. If there are new hires, take the time to profile a few of them on your blog or a local publication. Take a leap this week and outline at least one internal resource you can share publicly to reinforce the praise for your company. “Wait,” you might say. “Doesn’t What happens?
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Google Internship
MARCH 1, 2013
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Content. 29 Blogging Business Survival Tips – Advice on revenue generation, networking, social media, time management, and building a business. Share Your Best Blog Posts.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Inspiring Speech
OCTOBER 7, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. How to Promote Your Blog on a $100 Budget – Some of the simplest, yet the most effective ways to promote your blog. Here is the reality. Google Panda 2.5:
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Finding Oregon
DECEMBER 2, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. The 15 Top Blogs With The New Buffer Button, And Why Your Blog Needs One – With over 300 blogs using the button already, we got 15 of the most well known blogs out there on board. Less Blogging More Creating – Sometimes you have to slow down on the blogging and focus on creating new things for your customers and the world.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Petting Owls
NOVEMBER 18, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Overcome the Fear of Blogging – Here are a few thoughts for those of you with blogging fears, or fears that keep you from starting your blog.
25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better
APRIL 22, 2014
Go through these 25+ resources that teach you how to market your blog better and the next thing you know you’ll be commanding a six-figure monthly audience. 1. The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience. This guide covers everything about building a blog audience – organic traffic, outreach, paid traffic, content syndication, and more. 2. Learn to Blog.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Timescapes
JANUARY 20, 2012
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Things Every Blogger Needs to Teach Their Readers & Why it Matters – Want to grow a successful blog? Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Herding Cats.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Stand By Me
JUNE 2, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. The future of marketing – an infographic on how blogging and social media fit in with business. Personal Development / Productivity. Search Engines / SEO.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey Through Canyons
MARCH 2, 2012
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Ways To Make Money From Your Blog – A list of various strategies that you can implement to monetize your blog. Find out here. Business / Career.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Baby Blogger on Board
JUNE 15, 2012
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. 10 Free Tools Every Business Blogger Should Bookmark – Explore the free tools out there that will help you be better at business blogging and content creation.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Happy Holidays
DECEMBER 23, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Reasons to Rethink Your Blogging Strategy: New Research – New research shows business blogging is here to stay. Happy Holidays. Business / Career.