How Do I Manage a Multi-Author WordPress Blog?

October 24, 2012

In the business world, there are a variety of tasks that are best managed solo.  However, other tasks are better executed by a team.  Blog content writing is one of those responsibilities that is often enhanced by the influence of multiple people. For example, each department in your company has a different specialty.  As such, [...]

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10 Times You Should NOT Update Facebook

October 19, 2012

There are many people who don’t seem to have the ability to self-edit in life – and nowhere is this more apparent than on Facebook. And no, I’m not talking about the frequent horrendous spelling and atrocious grammar. I’m talking about the content. There are some times in life where a status update is just [...]

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How to Track Viral Trends to Create Great Web Content

October 15, 2012

If you’re writing content for a website or trying to make money blogging, it pays to know what’s hot online. That means you need to know where to find viral topics. Whether you check trending topics on Twitter or find news trends on NewsWhip, you can create content that will have people rushing to your [...]

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Copywriters And Canines: What I Learned About Copywriting From My Dogs

October 3, 2012

As a freelance copywriter, I get to enjoy several things that were missing from my old 8 to 5 desk job. I can do my work in running shorts while sitting at my dining room table. I can prepare a nutritious meal when it’s lunchtime, instead of just boiling some water for yet another ramen [...]

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Ways to Gain More Followers for Your Brand on Pinterest

October 1, 2012

Simple Tips for Powerful Pinterest Branding Many businesses are now realizing the power of Pinterest when it comes to increasing their brands’ fan base. This is not surprising at all considering that the number of users of the virtual bulletin board site has grown considerably since its launch in March 2010. In fact, between July [...]

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Is Google’s Rel=Author Tag Important? Shhh, Don’t Tell Anyone, But Yes. A Big Yes!

September 27, 2012

Google Authorship Confers Trust and Conveys  Traffic I’m not sure that implementing Google’s rel=authortag has any effect on a website’s rank today – though I suspect it might — but it certainly can mean an increase in traffic – not to mention the nice vanity boost to see your face in the SERPs for the [...]

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In The Wake of Google’s Penguin – Link Building Strategies 2012

September 26, 2012

Some site owners have been left shaken in the wake of the big bad Penguin this year. Penguin is the name given to Google’s algorithm update which occurred in April and was intended to curb the use of “spammy,” low quality  link building tactics to enhance the rankings of websites in the eyes of the [...]

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Spice Up Your Blog with 10 Simple Tips

September 20, 2012

Blogging is obviously a powerful marketing tool for whose looking to increase web traffic. The shear amount of blogs online is staggering so just creating a blog and posting articles is not enough to increase traffic and gain loyal followers and customers. Take a look at this list of ten simple things any blogger can [...]

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Usability and Web Design: New Trends

September 15, 2012

Conventions are important in web design. Just as you wouldn’t want to walk into the supermarket and see something as counter-intuitive as motor oil  stocked next to the milk, visitors to your website don’t want to have to learn a new way to  navigate and or something entirely new when they visit your web site. [...]

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Is There Room for Another Social App, Branch?

September 10, 2012

Can Branch, a New Social Venture Created by Twitter Founders – Succeed? How many social networks can a single person really handle? Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Tumblr, LinkedIn, dozens of other popular sites, and hundreds of other not-so-popular sites – the competition is getting thick. Many people juggle multiple profiles, but they give the majority [...]

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