Here is a fantastic article on some great techniques for your content marketing efforts in the new year. With the market completely laden with tons of great content, here are some effective ways for you to stand out in the crowd. This article was posted by Dave Ken (IBOXSEO) on socialmediatoday.com.
With web video exploding and the promise of GoogleTV around the corner, it’s a wonderful time to be able to upload your own content. But just because anyone can do it doesn’t mean everyone should. For every well-produced, entertaining and informative video, there are millions that aren’t. So what are some of the bigger pitfalls to avoid if you want your video to get people talking?
Ah… The sweet smell of success! I Googled (one of the most popular verbs in the English language these days) “black card” and you’d think that since this is our company name, we’d rank but I tell you we’ve had a heck of time ranking on Google. Why? Because when we selected our company name, we like the prestigious conotations with Black Card and our services are not meant for everyone nor can just anyone purchase them so this was fitting for us. What we did NOT consider was the competition on Google for this key word.
We all know that Google rocks. Not just for finding things like; what to cook for dinner or movie listings. Google is arguably the most powerful and useful tool for your internet marketing needs. Its so powerful in fact that you are definitely going to want some help to get the most out of it and of course pull top rankings on Google searches. Here are 10 Google applications that you have probably never even heard about. You thought Google was great before?… wait until you get your hands on some of these apps!
Have a Linked-In account but don’t know how to use it as a marketing tool? Well then read on as having an idle account will do no good and you will miss out on the opportunity. As we all know Linked-In is a professional networking site that brings together entrepreneurs and professionals from various fields. With most people logging for job related information and updates, this sites works as a good platform to advertise and market your business.
What is advertising? Wikipedia states it as follows – Advertising is a form of communication intended to persuade its viewers, readers or listeners to take some action; it usually includes the name of a product or service and how that product or service could benefit the consumer, to persuade potential customers to purchase or to consume that particular brand. Hence, the purpose of advertising is to persuade customers to buy the product or service advertised, right?