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How Non-Designers Can Create Good-Lookin' CTA Buttons
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If you’ve ever seen my “graphic design” work, you’d know why I’m putting it in quotes. Tis no bueno. But as a business blogger and an inbound marketer, I still have to do graphic-designey things sometimes — like create calls-to-action.

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Free HTML Hacks, Social Media Screw Ups, and More in HubSpot Content This Week
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Whether you’re a long-time reader of our blog or a new-time follower, you’ve likely noticed we run the gamut in terms of inbound marketing content we cover. For instance, want details on the latest inbound sales trends? We got ‘em. Curious about learning how to code like a star? We can help. The great thing about inbound […]

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The Resources You Need to Be a Social Media Marketing Star [In Under 100 Words]
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Before you get started with social, you’ll need a publishing plan. This publishing template should keep your schedule (and sanity) intact. Now, on to individual networks. These resources will teach you how to use the biggest social networks out there:

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Your Phone's Not Just for Facebook: 12 Apps You Need to Download ASAP
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I can’t get enough of mobile apps. Every time I hear about a new one, I immediately download it. The prospect of a new app with new functionality excites me the way a little kid gets excited to have ice cream or candy. Now that I’m a marketer, I’m always looking for apps that go […]

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This Video, Made by a Bank, Will Give You the Chills
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This post originally appeard on Up and to the Right, a new section of Inbound Hub. To read more content like this, subscribe to Up and to the Right. Last week Google India released its moving Reunion video. Now, a similarly touching video

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15 Common Grammar Mistakes We All Need to Stop Making
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Even after years and years of learning it in school, grammar is just one of things that many people don’t always get right. It’s hard. Words and phrases that sound fine in your head or spoken out loud can suddenly look like gibberish when written down — that is, if you’ve realized that you made […]

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Bob Dylan vs. Pharrell: Whose Music Video Will Go Viral?
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It’s the classic story trope. Two music videos. Similar launch days. Similar concepts. Similar executions. In the race to the top of internet fame and fortune, which will go viral? I’m talking about the newest interactive music videos from Bob Dylan and Pharrell, currently making their ways around the internet.

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How to Reposition One Piece of Content in Multiple Social Networks
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So you’ve created some content. Shiny, fresh, and hot off the press, and now it’s time to use that content to generate leads for your business. What better way to do so than with social media? The way you position your social posts is the key to how successful they’ll be in driving people to your […]

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8 B2B Companies That Deliver Delightful Copywriting
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On the spectrum of “business babble” to “delightful,” B2B copy usually nestles in comfortably at the babbling end. Usually. Then there are the B2B marketers who infuse a little personality, a little oomph, a

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