Are you looking to promote your business to a local audience? Local marketing practices change constantly, and one way to keep up with the times is to find leading experts and follow their blogs. Just a few minutes a day browsing through your blog reader will help you generate new ideas, find relevant tips, and increase profits. The following seven blogs rank among the best in their field.
Creating a great blog post isn’t difficult. Following a basic structure formula that gives your posts great “bone structure” will give you the ability to drape them with creative style, solid information and compelling resources. Craft a Great Headline. Include an active verb and try to squeeze some of your key topic words in as [...]
For those interested in expanding beyond the bounds of their own blogs, writing guests posts is an excellent way to build a reputation within your industry. The “why” of guest blogging is pretty straightforward - unlike emails or newsletter postcard campaigns that only build rapport with clients, guest blogging builds your expertise and connections within your industry, not to [...]
Every blog owner finds himself or herself wondering how they can improve their site to engage visitors, build relationships, and of course grow revenues. The good news is that you are your best source of information! With print advertising, such as flyer printing or postcards, you have a limited number of options for gathering information, [...]
I caught a guest post on Problogger the other day, where Kelly Watson of onewomanmarketing.com explains How to Make a Blogging Business Plan … Whether or Not it’s a Business Blog. Kelly takes good principles of business planning and breaks out of the business plan recipe mold, aiming instead for the kind of planning that [...]