Google’s warning on Guest Blogs: If your sole intention is link-building, STOP!

The following is a guest post by Magnus Linklater. Magnus is the MD of Bespoke Digital, a content and SEO agency based in Bristol, UK. Link-building has been central to online marketing since the dawn of Google. In its formative years, a key part of the search giant’s algorithm was to give great weight to the number of backlinks pointing to…

7 (Almost) Forgotten Platforms To Promote Your Blog Posts

When you think about promoting your blog posts the first thoughts usually go to the big social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. Many bloggers find success through Pinterest. And even LinkedIn has long been on the radar of business bloggers to share their content with their friends and contacts. Email marketing has been discovered as one of the highest converting…

Our Content Marketing Strategy That Generates 100,000 Monthly Pageviews

The following is a guest post by Benjamin Brandall. Benjamin Brandall is the head of content marketing at Process Street, where he writes on productivity, SaaS, and startups. Find him on Twitter: @benjbrandall No matter how good the content you create is, if you don’t have a killer marketing process in place, you’ll get little to no return for your…

How To Tap Into The Power Of Guest Blogging

The following is a guest post by Michael Akinlaby. Akinlaby is the founder of RankRain, a marketing agency that specializes in search engine optimization (SEO) and content marketing. Guest blogging is a powerful marketing strategy for digital marketers who know how to use it. Through guest blogging alone, you can go from an unknown, to become a web celebrity. Through…

5 Types of Content That Will Boost Your Traffic And Engagement

The following is a guest post by John Unger: “I’m a UK native writer, entrepreneur, and idea guy. I’m interested in business and digital marketing. So, basically, I cover these topics in my articles. I hope that my writing inspires and helps my readers. You can find more articles in my social networks. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.” Determining the…

12 Awesome Ideas To Drive More Traffic To Your New Blog

One of the biggest challenges for bloggers is to drive more traffic to their new blog. How to find and grow an audience, to attract readers and how to get the first people to share your blogs, is not a trivial question. Even with putting in a lot of effort and trying a lot of different methods, many bloggers get…

The Social Media Traffic Generation Masterclass – Part II

The second course in the Social Media Traffic Generation Masterclass is about “Making Sure Your Social Media Audience Matches Your Target Audience”. Have you ever wondered why some people in Social Media have few followers but get a ton of results, while others have thousands of followers and struggle to get anything out of them? Most often this is a…

11 Reasons Why Twitter Is a Great Starting Point to Grow a Social Audience

A while ago we went to a startup event where a person representing an accelerator said: „every entrepreneur needs to be on Twitter.“ And he is dead right. He continued by saying that he would not get why so many founders, especially in Germany, are still not on Twitter. That is something that is not only true for entrepreneurs. And…