Planning a startup? The first challenge is to build a professional business website. The good news is anyone can now build a great-looking site without any web development knowledge. Today, businesses can take advantage of tools and platforms that will enable them to build a website quickly and cheaply.
A lot of digital marketers still believe in the misleading phrase — “If you build it, they will come.” By generating great content, you are essentially laying the foundations of what could be a highly profitable site. But this alone is not enough to attract traffic and generate conversions. You need to pour in active […]
Most freelancers today reach out to potential customers through freelancing websites such as Upwork. Even through these platforms, attracting the best-paying clients can be tough even if you present the best cover letter or resume you can concoct. This is because high paying clients will not only look for writers – they will seek out […]
Blogging can have a powerful effect on the readers, especially when it’s on a well-established platform that has a heavy following. That’s what makes blogging so effective for getting the word out about a specific cause.
Blogging is a lot of fun, but the majority of the time, it doesn’t pay well. Getting paid half a cent per word just doesn’t pay the bills. If you want to make real money while writing, the solution is to begin writing in a more technical field, such as medicine or related sciences.
Editor’s note: This post was written by Kevin Phelps, who writes about digital marketing and entrepreneurial related topics. He is currently building an automated marketing solution with fully built out campaigns specific to a clients’ needs. You can follow him on Facebook and LinkedIn. It’s every business’s worst nightmare: one day you seem to be getting […]
If you’re honest with yourself, you’ll admit that content marketing is becoming increasingly visual. As a writer that can be sobering to admit; however, it’s important. The numbers prove that internet users respond better to blog content that’s visual in nature, as opposed to primarily text based. And while you can’t forget about the quality […]
Writing is a craft. Like any craft-based profession, your revenue stream tends to vary from month to month. That inconsistency isn’t a problem if you’re making enough, but in this business the competition is stiff and job opportunities fleeting. It’s useful, then, to supplement your blogging income in other ways—especially if you’re just starting out. […]
This post is the third part of the Turn Your Old Blog Post into series where we share tips and advice on how to recycle old posts that youve written on your blog into someone better to increase your traffic. Podcasting is a great way to establish your authority within your niche as a subject […]
Video content is a great way for online retailers to promote their products and get them across their target market. Unlike static content such as text and images, videos present the products in a more dynamic fashion to help potential buyers decide much quicker whether or not to purchase from you. Not to mention, online […]