Google has added many SEO changes in the last year, and the face of the blogosphere and the way in which it operates has completely changed during that time. Simply starting a small business blog does not guarantee success. You need to go beyond the conventional method of blogging. Today I am here to offer you the blueprint to create a business to promote your offline or online business. A business blog is different from conventional blogs like ShoutMeLoud. The target of a conventional blog is to gain subscribers and more revenue from advertisements or via Sponsored content. The target of a business blog is to create brand awareness, engage users, get users on their sales funnel & eventually convert them into a customer. While also attaining more search engine visibility over time. Overall, a small business blog is an integral part of inbound marketing. The strategies offered in today’s post will help you to get your small … [Read more...] about Do You Know How to Create a Blog For Marketing Your Business?
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Every day we hear about new social networking site and we end up creating many profiles like LinkedIn profile, Facebook profile, Google+ profile and then many other social networking sites. The idea of social media presence, is not to present every where but have command over few of them. At the time of writing, Facebook, Google+, Twitter are three important social networking sites and followed by LinkedIn for business enthusiast and serious online professionals. Many may be thinking that it’s time to jump to another company because you think you can do many more things, meet new challenges and projects, or simply turn around your career. Given that, sometimes, changing jobs is not as easy as you might imagine, we can make use of professional social networks as a springboard for networking, to value what we do and basically put on a showcase network value to our bid. Professional social networks like LinkedIn are an interesting partner for us to … [Read more...] about LinkedIn profile: How to make most out of it?
We have seen SEO techniques vary month after month, and have witnessed the rise and fall of different tactics in this market. Google has always been a step ahead of the SEO executives, and has continued to challenge the techniques experts follow to rank their sites illegally. Back in the good old days, when the concept of SEO was just born, keyword stuffing, i.e. embedding the keyword multiple times in your post, used to be a good practice to get a better rank. But the change in algorithms, the practice is now considered outdated. Google bots crawl every site on a periodic basis, analyzing both the static as well as dynamic pages, checking the quality of the content posted on the website, and its relevancy with a particular keyword. People refer to content as “King”, but this word is simply not enough to understand the importance of quality content. In my opinion, it would be much better to refer content as the “God”. Good content is the soul of a website … [Read more...] about How to Create Good Content that Ranks Good in Search Engines
So, here we come to the end of this series of Growth Hacking articles at ShoutMeLoud. A lot has already been discussed about what exactly Growth hacking is and the tools for making the most of this technique. If you have somehow managed to miss through these articles, I have listed down growth hacking resource which every blogger and entrepreneur should read: This brings us to the last and probably the most interesting part of this series, as I believe that when examples go hand-in-hand, things get engraved in our minds. For late comers; Growth hacking is the ability to quickly scale products and companies without the use of traditional advertising and marketing techniques. Now, lets look into some of the practical implementation of growth hacking techniques by many popular companies. 11 Popular companies using Growth Hacking techniques AirBnB The growth hacking techniques used by AirBnB, the poster boy of growth hacking has been talked about in the introduction article. … [Read more...] about How 11 Popular Companies Have Applied Growth Hacking Techniques
There’s no debating it. If you’re looking to grab the attention of your visitors, you need captivating visuals. Visuals instantly catch the eye, are shared more often, and enhance the overall impact of your post. Creating visuals may seem daunting if you don’t have a professional background in design. Luckily, we live in an age where there’s an app for everything: Pizza, taxis, and yes, visuals! This post covers, in detail, the best tools for creating visuals that people will love and share! This post is divided into the following seven categories: Screenshots Infographics Memes GIFs Charts and Graphs Image Resizers Images with Text Without further ado, let’s dive in… Category 1 – Screenshots 1. Screenpresso Screenpresso is dedicated to image and video screen capture. It’s fun to use and packed with features. – Capture a screenshot while scrolling down or horizontally across a window. This feature is great for capturing content … [Read more...] about 20 Tools for Creating Visuals for Your Blog and Social Media