Monthly Archives: August 2014

Google Kills Authorship, Photos and All

First it was Authorship photos. Now, it’s the whole shebang.Yep, that’s right — Google Authorship is over. According to a Google+ post yesterday by Google Webmaster Tools’ John Mueller, Google is removing authorship results from search and won’t be tracking the … Continue reading

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SmoothSpan Blog

Think about it–the experts out there writing marketing advice as part of their content marketing strategies are all selling something.  They’re either selling software, consulting, or some other product.  And the audience they’re selling to are marketers.Sure, many of them … Continue reading

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Does Infographic Marketing Still Work? A Data Driven Answer

I used to be a big fan of leveraging infographics to grow my traffic and brand. Why? Because it used to provide exceptional results.The results were so great that when we started releasing infographics on the KISSmetrics blog in 2010, it helped … Continue reading

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Early Traction: How to go from zero to 150,000 email subscribers Guest Post

During the first 10 months of 2012 AppSumo grew 147,973 new subscribers from running Giveaways. What started out as an experiment for growing our small audience became one of the key marketing activities that helped grow our customer base.Growing your audience in … Continue reading

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What Type of Images Should You Use Within Your Blog Posts?

From stock photography to graphs, charts, and infographics, the types of images you can use to illustrate your blog posts are numerous. The question is: what types of images should you use?I decided to analyze 41 blogs within different industries to … Continue reading

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Never Run out of Ideas for Blog Topics! 5 Simple Tips that Work

Developing new and exciting article topics, titles and inspiring headlines can be challenging for content marketers due to the overwhelming amount of existing online content.To help content producers and bloggers create lists of article topics and create great headlines when … Continue reading

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