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The Resources You Need to Get Started With Business Blogging [In Under 100 Words]
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If you don’t know what business blogging is get an introduction here. Ready to start writing? Cool, let’s go! Start by selecting strong topics and keywords. If you’re getting writer’s block, this Mad Lib-style blogging template should help. (Or, just flip through this SlideShare about getting over writer’s block.)

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15+ Stats to Know Before Running Your Next Social Media Contest [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Looking to spice up your social media presence? Ever consider running a contest or offering special promotion for your followers? If you’re considering incorporating some gamification into your social media marketing strategy, you might want to check out this infographic created by Kontest

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Tweet This, Not That: Simple Swaps That'll Make Your Twitter Posts More Appealing
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By now, most marketers know the drill. Tweet early and often. Be fun and personable. Don’t tweet politics or religion. Work toward engagement — not follower count — and the leads will find you. So far, it’s working.

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75 Free Stock Photos to Use in Your Marketing [Free Download]
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Earlier this summer I received an email from one of our blog managers saying that a popular stock photography website was claiming one of the images in an ebook I had created had been wrongfully used.  Embarrassed, I quickly went to the offer to see where I had gone wrong.

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With Social Media Networks Constantly Changing, How Can You Keep Up?
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Facebook just rolled out changes to its News Feed, along with policy changes that will make it easier for marketers to stay on top of what Facebook is doing with its algorithms. And that’s great, right? More information, greater transparency – that’s always good.

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Inbound Marketing Defined in 140 Characters
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My job is inbound marketing. But what does that mean? What exactly is inbound marketing? And when push comes to shove, how do you define it in black and white? Well, like a typical inbound marketer, I decided to ask Twitter. The question I posed was, “Can

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How to Satisfy Every Stakeholder In Your Next Website Redesign
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Undergoing a website redesign? You poor thing. 68% of marketers like you undergo a website redesign every year to 18 months. Those redesigns, on average, take about four months to complete. (Source: The Science of Website Redesign). Which means four months discussions about what is best for your site and company. 

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6 Types of Facebook Posts That'll Help You Generate Leads
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This post is an excerpt from our ebook, How to Generate Leads Using Facebook. Download our free ebook to learn about the type of content you should promote, how to leverage paid advertising, and different ways to measure your success on Facebook. According to The 2013 State of Inbound Marketing Report, 52% of all marketers sourced […]

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How to Make a Marketing Video: A Beginner's Guide [VIDEO]
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When people talk about inbound marketing, most agree that in theory, video is a great tool to attract new visitors, connect and engage with your leads, and delight your loyal customers … but most marketers would say actually doing video is a whole other ball game.

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