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Category: Content
25 Nov 2014

Digital Dojo: What Do George Takei, Liam Neeson, And Henry Ford Have In Common?

You learn something new every single day. For example, if you were to watch every single of episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones in succession, it would take you 30 hours. Also, French explorer Napoleon wasn’t actually a midget, and dogs sweat through their foot pads. It’s all pretty cool if you think about it. So, what exactly do George Takei, Liam Neeson, and Henry Ford have in common? It’s…


14 Nov 2014

Creating Interactive Videos

Video creation, Video marketing and SEO, Video training… all areas of my expertise.  However, with all of the fun video software and gadgets in my library and tool belt, I am always looking for more opportunities. Having already mastered the use of the Google Hangouts and the factory-like transition into sending them out as instagram vids and podcasts, it is time to expand on other areas where video content may…


04 Nov 2014

Digital Dojo: 9 Infographics Worth Checking Out

Infographics are a perfect way to learn about new things, while also being exposed to creative and fun designs. The best infographics aren’t always the ones that simply look the most visually appealing either. They need to have information in them that readers will find value in, while also being nice to look at. Solid information and unique design together create the perfect infographic. What’s the coolest infographic that you’ve…


03 Nov 2014

3 Awesome Free Keyword Research Tools (Based on Search Suggestions)

As-you-type suggestions can be an awesome source of content inspiration because they provide a valuable insight into what people tend to search for when typing in your base term. It’s nice to see different tools popping up that use Suggest data in different ways. Today I am sharing three of them: They are all free, require no registration and provide different ways to play with as-you-type search suggestions 1. Bulk…


27 Oct 2014

4 Tools to Easily Create Videos to Diversify Your Content Marketing

Videos work great for content marketing for three reasons: Certain demographics of users LOVE watching videos; Videos open up more marketing channels (Youtube, Vimeo, etc) Videos are highly engaging: People like sharing videos Now, the days when video content was so hard to create that most people were just shying away are over. Videos are no-brainer now. When it comes to video tutorials and mashups, I am simply using iMovie…


22 Sep 2014

Here’s Your Best Tool for Content Brainstorming

This is by far one of the most useful free tool I’ve ever seen! I use it daily and recommend to everyone when they ask about keyword research or content idea brainstorming. Please meet: Bulk Google, Bing, Amazon and Youtube Tool How Bulk Auto-Suggest Works Google (as well as Bing, Amazon and obviously Youtube) Auto-Suggest feature works by: Suggesting popular search patterns (for those with Google Instant enabled, these also…


25 Aug 2014

Content Distribution Checklist: How to Make the Most of Your Content Creation Efforts

Creating interesting, engaging content is just par the course for anyone involved in marketing, website development, or pretty much anything else on the web these days. Whole careers are launched on blogs, and if you are able to capture the continued interest of readers you can pretty much solidify a place in Internet history. But writing content isn’t really the whole problem. Most of us can generate something that will…


18 Aug 2014

How To Come Up With An AWESOME Content Idea (Even When Everything Seems To Have Been Taken)

There is a common question among people these days, from book author to amateur bloggers, in particular those who are new to the medium. They want to know how it is possible to come up with an original idea anymore. Hasn’t everything been taken? With the creation of the Internet, we have been provided with access to content in a way never seen before. We can share our own work,…


13 Aug 2014

Digital Assets to Get People TALK about You by @JimBoykin at #CZLSF

I am at ClickZ today tweeting and blogging what’s going on here. Here’s my favorite topic: Creating awesome content (digital assets) to generate natural links and traffic – wonderfully presented by our own Jim Boykin. Digital assets accomplish lots of important goals: They get people TALK about you! They turn your site into a BRAND => Create great digital assets that will drive social media shares, links and brand mentions…


11 Aug 2014

How to (Try to) Write a Perfect Headline

Writing headlines is hard. No, really…you may think you have a grasp on the whole thing, but you probably don’t. I know I don’t, most of the time. Writing the perfect headline to turn a web skimmer into a reader can be very hit and miss. The fact that you are reading this post write now can probably be marked down as a significant victory; you could have just as…


04 Aug 2014

3 Ways to Brainstorm a Useful How-to Video

There are lots of reasons to add how-to videos to your content marketing strategy: Make it easier for your customer to understand your product or niche Create another asset to get ranked and draw people in Drive video viewers into your conversion funnel Give your brand fans another reason to share on social media channels. Yes, there are many solid reasons to create how-to videos and none to neglect it……


07 Jul 2014

5 Tips for a Winning Youtube Custom Video Thumbnail

YouTube is one of the most useful tools for content marketing. The problem is the high number of competing videos you have to stand out against. According to the site’s statistics, 100 hours of video are uploaded on YouTube every single minute! You read that right… that is 6,000 in an hour, 144,000 hours in a day. Your best bet will always be building a consistent audience. But you still…


30 Jun 2014

How To Use Pinterest For Brainstorming

For every writer, there are these beautiful moments where ideas are flowing so freely that you can’t write them all. You are overcome with inspiration, so much that you don’t know where to start. You are a literary machine, busting our words faster than should be possible. Nothing feels better. Then you have those other times. You know, the ones where you are distinctly lacking in ideas? Where nothing seems…