Claim Your HubPages Subdomain – Now!

Small Business Mavericks

Well, recently, HubPages has decided to give you your own subdomain and you better hurry if you want it to be your name. Let me say that I think this is a good move – for HubPages and for you. If you’ve noticed that your profile pages on your most active social networks rank highly for your name, then I expect that your HubPages subdomain will rank well for your name as well. Article Marketing article marketing HubPages Reputation Management

Kudos To HubPages | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

» Kudos To HubPages Anyone who has read my blog for very long knows that I am a strong advocate of article marketing. The benefits are simple: Free one-way links Enhanced reputation for the author New targeted traffic to your website And that’s just a start HubPages has done well to provide these benefits. But due to a recent Google algorithm change, which everyone has started calling Panda, HubPages has had to undergo some policy changes.


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You Can Be An Internet Publisher

Small Business Mavericks

Squidoo Lens and HubPages – Off site publications such as Squidoo and HubPages can be an all new avenue of traffic for your website and credibility for you. Small Business Internet Marketing blogging e-books e-zine HubPages internet publishing online publishing small business SquidooMany small businesses are starting their own publishing companies as a separate branding element for their online presences.

3 Places To Get Your Articles Published Today

Small Business Mavericks

Article marketing has changed over the years. In the old days of article marketing, you could do a mass submit of your articles and see it appear all over the web. Mass submit article marketing still works to a limited degree, but it doesn’t work anything like it used to. Squidoo – The brainchild of permission marketing guru Seth Godin. HubPagesHubPages is somewhat like Squidoo, though not as sophisticated graphically.

5 Places To Publish Your Articles

Small Business Mavericks

Article marketing is still alive and well on the Internet. Here are 5 non-article directories that are great places for marketing your article content. Squidoo – Squidoo is the brainchild of popular author and marketing genius Seth Godin. HubPagesHubPages is a place for authors to publish articles on a variety of topics. Article Marketing article marketing self publishing website promotion

The Changing Face Of Article Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

» The Changing Face Of Article Marketing Article marketing is a mainstay of Internet marketing. It’s been around since the earliest days of the Internet and Web-savvy marketers have been very effective in using article marketing to drive traffic to their websites and in closing the sale. But recently, article marketing has taken a huge turn – for better and for the worse. Try HubPages, Google Knol, and Squidoo Lenses.

Content Marketing – What is it and How Does it Work for Business?

The Social Media Incubator

Content marketing includes writing articles, blog posts, guest posts on other blogs, articles and content for your website, creating videos, creating podcasts, press releases … anywhere you can create and publish content online. The benefit from content marketing is you can incorporate keywords relevant to what you want to be known for on the web into the content you create. Content Marketing.

Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media


The post Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media appeared first on ProBlogger. As part of the online marketing mix, blogging plays a significant role because right now much of the marketing effort still revolves around driving people to your web site. Even just for online media, you can implement multi-channel marketing. How to Get the Words Out with Content Marketing. Other marketers refer to it as educational marketing.

How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing


The post How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing appeared first on ProBlogger. As part of the online marketing mix, blogging plays a significant role because right now much of the marketing effort still revolves around driving people to your web site.

4 Old-Fashioned IM Strategies That Still Work

Small Business Mavericks

It may seem odd to call any Internet marketing strategy an “old-fashioned&# or “traditional&# strategy, but we are now over 20 years since the invention of the World Wide Web and commercial Internet marketing. Hare are 4 old-fashioned Internet marketing strategies that still have the power to work some magic. E-mail Marketing – E-mail marketing has been around for so long that it hardly seems just to say it’s new.

3 Reasons To Love Flickr Again

Small Business Mavericks

But if you aren’t using WordPress, or if you do other kinds of content marketing online using services like Squidoo and HubPages, then Flickr is still a great place to store and share photos. Yahoo! has decided, after eight years, to spend some energy improving Flickr. This is great news. Specifically, there are three new improvements to Flickr that I think make it worth sharing photos (and videos) to again.

Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways

Convince & Convert

Large content repositories like this and Hubpages (below) may have been devalued somewhat in Google’s most recent “Panda&# overhaul of its algorithm. Hubpages. Guest post by Nicole Sorochan, a multi-media creative vagabond and co-founder of Victoria, BC based One Net Marketing , a direct response digital marketing agency specializing in search, social and display advertising.

Revamping Old Content

Small Business Mavericks

Unloads Delicious Kudos To HubPages » Revamping Old Content About once a year or so you should go through your old content and update it. Contact Us | Home Site Map | Legal Notices Small Business Mavericks is a part of Melberg Marketing, Inc © 2006 – 2010 Melberg Marketing, Inc., Tags: content , repurposing content This entry was posted on Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 7:49 am and is filed under Small Business Internet Marketing. About Us What’s a Maverick?

25 Tips to Get Your Website to the Top – How to be #1 on Google!

Harp Interactive

The statistics confirm that search supremacy is critical if you want to compete in the crowded online market. Focus on getting in the first 5 results should be a priority and the resources devoted to this end will provide proportionately higher ROI than most other online marketing tools! This blog post assumes you understand basic SEO techniques or will hire professional search marketers to implement (who have done this for themselves).

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Facebook Page Promotion - OfflineOffline | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

The general consensus is that they make great marketing promos for businesses of any size. I would bet that you do most of it online through your other Internet marketing channels. These might include: Your website Twitter LinkedIn Social bookmarking HubPage or Squidoo Lens Facebook advertising Online display advertising Your blog Mobile phone apps The list could go on, I’m sure. But have you considered offline marketing? Offline marketing still works.

Does Size Really Matter?


A recent example of lengthy writing is my post on boosting article marketing results with CommentLuv for the Famous Bloggers + Comluv blogging contest. Not only that, but I went to the extent of making sure each of the networks (HubPages, Squidoo, Bukisa, EzineArticles, and GoArticles) was covered in detail by supplying a specific supplemental guide for and on each network as well (each linked in the main guide ) which range around the over 1,500 word count.

What Factors Affect Local Search Rankings? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

Contact Us | Home Site Map | Legal Notices Small Business Mavericks is a part of Melberg Marketing, Inc © 2006 – 2010 Melberg Marketing, Inc., Tags: inbound links , local search , local SEO , search rankings , small business , web citations This entry was posted on Sunday, May 1st, 2011 at 6:43 am and is filed under Local Internet Marketing. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Fetching Friday – Share Your Choices for the Resources Mashup


Online Marketing. Once you’ve registered and filled in your profile information (see step #3 on my hub about promoting HubPages using CommentLuv and use your blog URL & blog RSS feed in place of the HubPages URLs). For the first time in over a year, the Fetching Friday series will go dark as I am currently in Australia and, needless to say, not keeping up on my online reading.

Should We Continue To Trust Google? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

I’ve already written about Google’s recent algorithm update that has resulted in many websites losing search rankings while benefiting WikiHow and eHow, both considered content farms by many SEOs and Internet marketers. I think the result, from a marketer’s perspective, is that Google’s attempt to kill content farms has failed. Because article marketing is one of the earliest and most time-honored Internet marketing strategies.

How to Improve Your Writing and SEO for Better Blogging


Don’t just use this for blog posts – if you write articles on sites like HubPages, Squidoo, or other article directories, use the checklist for your article marketing as well ! As you’ve probably heard by now, Darren Rowse of ProBlogger and Glenn Murray of Divine Write just released the Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers , a 100 point checklist of 63 key things to check before you publish to help you improve the quality of your blog posts.

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7 Ways I Make Money Online


My top earners include my Dofollow Blog Directory , a simple site about Malshis , and some various HubPages articles I have written over the past year. Affiliate Marketing. Ah, good old affiliate marketing. If people like the design of your site and they are in the market to get a theme, then your own site makes for a great conversion. Unlock Your Marketing Genius to Make Money Online.

Reasons to Love CommentLuv Blogs


What if you don’t own a blog, but you do write on sites such as HubPages, Squidoo, Bukisa, EzineArticles, GoArticles, or similar article networks and directories. Learn more on how to promote your article marketing strategy with CommentLuv links. CommentLuv blogs are blogs that allow commenters to leave behind not only the main link to their website, but also a link to their latest blog post as well below the main comment.

17 CommentLuv Enabled Blogs to Visit


I know that most of my readers are well aware of the reasons to love CommentLuv , including its great benefits to blog owners, readers, and especially commenters with the ability to promote blog posts and articles on article directories and networks such as HubPages, Squidoo, EzineArticles, & more. This dofollow and KeywordLuv enabled blog is home of great articles on affiliate marketing , blogging , and Internet Marketing.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, #FBCLContest Update & Funny Tennis


7 reasons NOT to do content marketing – no strategy, no consistency, and no advertising are just a few reasons. Pros and cons of outsourcing your social media marketing – I consider the cons more of considerations including ways to ease your worries. Making Money Online / Online Marketing. 10 big lies of multi-level marketing – interesting read about MLM. RT @FamousBloggers Strengthen Your Article Marketing With CommentLuv Links [link].

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Fetching Friday – Resources, Guest Blogging Contest & Rocket Timelapse


25 free marketing resources – search tools, reputation monitoring, design, flowcharts, and more. 75 big marketing ideas for small marketing budgets – tips applicable to businesses and blogs. 28 creative ways to get your marketing message across – tips for freelancers and professionals. Facebook advertising – 10 laws every marketer needs to know – good tips, even if it is a repost from a year ago.

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World


This affected anyone who used article marketing as a way to build links and drive traffic to their websites, since article networks were hit the hardest , though some—like HubPages— regained their rankings in subsequent updates. Check out lists like the 202+ High Quality Internet Marketing PR3 – PR8 Blogs That Accept Guest Posts. Laura Crest of SEO Copywriting Blog does a roundup on Wednesdays covering content marketing, SEO, and social media.

65 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog


Let’s take article marketing as an example. Article marketing is one of the oldest and best ways to generate traffic. But the success of your article marketing campaign depends on many different things, like the number of articles you write, the number of article directories you submit to, the quality of your articles, how many articles a day you submit, and more. Create a hub about your blog on HubPages. This guest post is by Satrap of

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Roy ¬ Jeff Paul Scam #2902 January 23rd, 2009 at 9:41 pm It has been amazing to grow any business on the Internet, I need to market strategically to my customers, using a range for tools from content sharing to email marketing, search engine optimization, co-branding, ad buys, and more, to reach your target audience. Just created a new Hubpage. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager!

How Successful Blogging is Just Like Surviving Highschool


You need to sacrifice a lot of your time, and use it for brainstorming, writing, editing, designing your website, marketing yourself and your blog, pitching for guest posts … the list goes on. In blogging, your locker can be your CMS, whether you use WordPress, Blogger, Hubpages, etc. Josh Sarz is a Freelance Writer, Blogger and the founder of Sagoyism, a blog which talks about Epic Content Marketing and Storytelling . This guest post is by Josh Sarz of Sagoyism.

Six Figure Writing: My Journey from English Failure to Blogging.

Viper Chill

Bum Marketing Bum Marketing is a phrase coined by Travis Sago for his free course that burst onto the scene a few years ago which taught people how to make money through article marketing. Other sites with a similar approach include Hubpages and Squidoo , which each offer a share of the Adsense revenue that your article makes you. Squidoo and Hubpages also allow you to insert affiliate links in your content which can make you even more money. Home What the F ?

Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches

Viper Chill

Keyphrase: Dog obedience training There are a few “rockstar&# affiliate marketers who have made millions of dollars in the dog-training niche. The market is insanely huge. I’ve proven this time and time again on a personal level, currently on the first page of Google for terms like “viral marketing&# and “wordpress seo&#. Also Glen Have you ever used YouTube to market your websites? People really dominating a market. Home What the F ?

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

For example, this site is “trying&# to rank for the phrase viral marketing. Utilise Free Content Sites Another link source that I don’t really love but I see doing well for a lot of sites is utilising free content sites like Squidoo , Gather and Hubpages. Hubpages is very unpoliced and they’ll basically allow anything to stay on their site, but Squidoo (owned by Seth Godin) recently removed thousands of spammy pages from their site and are constantly policing them.