Chris Brogan

50 Marketing Quotes For Back-To-School

50 Marketing Quotes

Need inspiration to get your marketing on track for success? Then try these 50 marketing quotes for back-to-school.

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How To Turn Your Blog Into A Networking Powerhouse

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Is your blog a networking powerhouse? Here are 19 power-leveraging blog tips to help you extend the reach of your blog.

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How To Be A Social Media All Star

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If there was a social media equivalent of the 2013 Baseball All Star game, who would you choose to be your social media star?

Check out any list of top social media experts and you’ll find that they have a set of consistent traits. While following these traits by themselves won’t necessarily make you a social media star, they will help you establish your social media credentials.

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11 Actionable Blogging Tips to Make Content Findable

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Is your blog an Easter egg hunt? Specifically, do you make your target audience work hard to find your blog content?

Without your realizing it, the best parts of your content can be hidden and difficult to find. It’s like an Easter egg that’s buried too far from sight and your guests have to hunt forever to find it.

Includes 11 actionable blogging tactics to make your blog findable. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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Social Media: 23 Ways To Promote Your Blog

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You should spend about 20% of your time creating blog content and 80% of your time promoting it according to social media experts Jay Baer and Chris Brogan.

For bloggers who spend hours pouring their heart and soul into each blog post, this may sound like heresy. But the reality is that if you don’t promote your content effectively, your hard work of crafting the optimal post is for naught.

To facilitate the blog promotion process, here are twenty-three social media tips to get your blog content in front of the largest possible audience.

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101 Social Media Marketing Resources – 2012 Edition

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Here’s a monster list of 101 social media marketing resources (the 2012 edition) to help expand your knowledge of this ever-changing ecosystem. These resources are useful for newbies and social media mavens alike, looking to learn about the field as well as to hone their business skills.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Social Media Marketing: Choose the Right Content For the Job

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Content makes social media an effective tool for achieving core marketing goals including building brand, attracting prospects, converting customers, and supporting sales and advocates. Content feeds social media’s voracious appetite for information in a variety of forms. Includes detailed options and an infographic.

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Twitter: 7 Ways to Deepen Your Engagement

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Looking to leverage your Twitter engagement? Then apply the seven principals  of Dr. Stephen R. Covey‘s bestselling The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People to your use of Twitter.  In his book, Covey outlined seven practical habits to help readers become more successful. Apply these seven  guidelines to improve your Twitter usage to help achieve your business and/or personal goals. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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Social Media Images: 5 Options [Examples]

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Images, especially photographs, are 2012’s social media darlings across platforms from Facebook and Twitter to Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram. What can you do if your organization doesn’t have rights to use these images and photographs across social media platforms? Here are five alternatives marketers can leverage. (Of course, don’t forget to integrate your brand!) Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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29 Sure-fire Content Marketing Idea Generators

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At one point or another, many content creators and writers suffer from a lack of ideas (aka writer’s block). They show up at the blank computer screen and don’t know what to write. It’s not their ability to write that’s the issue but rather finding the germ of an idea to develop into a complete article. (Here’s tips to ensure writing inspiration always strikes.) Here are Chris Brogan’s three tips to ensure you always have endless content topics and a list of twenty-nine topic generators that any marketer can use to create quality content marketing. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

 

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