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Weekend Favs January 14
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]
The Marriage of Content & Images for Local SEO
When we think of search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM), we usually focus on online traffic. However, at the Google Performance Summit this past May, the search engine giant shared several important statistics in terms of local search: Nearly a third of mobile searches are related to location. Location-related searches have been […]
5 Ways to Monetize Your Content in the Age of Facebook and Google Dominance
Smart marketers know they need to build a presence on the information giants, Facebook and Google, to remain relevant in today’s digital age. Facebook and Google currently dominate online advertising, search, and traffic. The problem many businesses face is that the two companies constantly change their algorithms making it difficult for businesses to be found. […]

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The Awesome Power of Daily Rituals
Habits are a powerful force of human nature – for good or for bad. Much like animals in the wild, our habits cause us to behave in instinctive ways, often overriding the knowledge that we should act otherwise. A lot is asked of you as an entrepreneur, and it’s amazing how easy it is to […]
Weekend Favs January 7
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]

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Getting Found Online Depends on You Doing These Five Things
Serious entrepreneurs know that the key to scaling a company is having a strong online presence. But the thought of competing for attention online sounds about as easy as getting the attention of your friend across the room at a Justin Bieber concert. There’s lots of noise, lots of motion, and a lot of distraction. […]
6 Tactics for Turning Your Website into a Lead Generating Machine
Anybody can create a website, but not everybody can create a conversion machine. Your website should be a mechanism in your business that allows you to convert prospective visitors into interested leads who will later become customers and advocates for the products and services that you sell. All website owners want this dream, but they […]
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The Importance of Choosing Yourself
iTunes | Android | RSSMarketing Podcast with James Altucher Choosing Yourself sounds a tad selfish for some, but the fact is, it’s the only choice that allows you to be of service to others. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is James Altucher. Altucher is the author of many […]
Why Your Website Needs a Storyteller Instead of a Designer
Your website is the hub of your online presence – period. (Well, maybe that’s not exactly true from you right now, but it must be!) As such, it has to do some heavy lifting and that heavy lifting must extend far beyond the interactive brochure still built today by many business owners. Your website must […]

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