8 Reasons Why I Did Not Read Your Content

You followed the advice – or the content marketing hype – and started producing content? And now you are frustrated because your content does not seem to attract as many readers as you expected? Apart from expectations of traffic for a new content source often being far too high, there are multiple reasons why not as many people read your…

7 Tips To Build A Targeted Audience In Social Media

Growing a targeted audience in social media is the first step on your path to success. Without any followers, in most social networks your chances of getting people to your content and website are diminishing small. While a large following does not guarantee social media marketing success, a targeted following is necessary to attract an audience to content, generate leads…

10 Steps To Build Your Social Media Identity

The following is a guest post by Veronica Hunt. Veronica Hunt is an experienced blogger and freelance content manager at aplusonly.com. She is passionate about education and technology, loves creating lifehacks and learning new stuff.  Follow Veronica on Google+ and LinkedIn Apart from publishing kitty images and messaging friends, how active are you in building your social media presence on a scale from one to ten?…

Starting On Instagram: No Need To Be A Celebrity – 8 Tips To Get Into Growth Mode

You have probably heard about celebrities on Instagram with millions of followers. Did you get the feeling that you need to be famous first before you can grow a following on Instagram? That is not true. Everyone can be successful on Instagram by simply following some rules and best practices. You do not even need a huge advertising budget for…

Why Content Distribution Is Mandatory – And 12 Strategies That Work

You have probably heard about content marketing. Since you are reading this, my guess is that you are engaging in content marketing or at least creating content for your target group. But many entrepreneurs and small businesses do not see the content marketing success they are looking for because their content distribution sucks. Even if you already have an audience…

Why Marketing Metrics Should Be A Marketer’s Best Friend

I am a mathematician. And yes, I may be a little obsessed with numbers. But my impression is that far too many people trying to drive marketing success for their business or blog are neglecting their metrics. I have talked to marketers, especially in larger corporations who are getting a report once a month for traffic and conversion tracking. I…

6 Crazy Ways to Improve Your Publishing Experience on Youtube

When talking or reading about Social Media Marketing, Youtube may not be the first mentioned social network. But YouTube certainly should not be dismissed as insignificant or unimportant. Publishing videos on YouTube can have a huge effect on your marketing results. Image Source Mushroom Media Youtube is the second largest search engine after Google search itself, over 3 billion searches…