How to Create Unique and Valuable Content for Your Blog

Content - or unique and interesting content, rather - is the single-most important thing when it comes to a good blog. Think about it: what makes interesting blogs interesting? What makes you want to go back to those blogs again and again? What makes you return to these blogs? What keeps you … [Read more...]

10 Essential WordPress Plugins for Business Websites

Wordpress is amazing for building business blogs and websites from the ground-up. According to stats, it is by far the most popular CMS out there, used by small businesses as well as large multinationals and corporations to power their online presence. We've spoken in length about how easy it is … [Read more...]

How to Develop a Local SEO Strategy in 2014

If you're running a local business, the fact is that you need a strong local SEO strategy in place. Unfortunately, very few small and medium business understand and realize the importance of doing so. Small business might have a strong online presence and perhaps even a strong SEO strategy in … [Read more...]

Best Marketing Blogs and News Aggregation Websites

The internet is BIG, and expanding at a rapid pace with the passage of each second. There are millions upon million of websites out there now, which means that not only is there more news on the internet than what you could possibly ever consume, there's more news and more information is being put … [Read more...]

Google Penguin 2.0: All You Need to Know

So Google's latest major update to it's search engine algorithm - titled Penguin 2.0 - was finally rolled out last week, on 22nd of May to be precise. According to Matt Cutts - the head of Google Webspam Team - and his blog, the algorithm update affects "about 2.3% of English-US queries, to the … [Read more...]

App Store Optimization: The ‘What’, ‘Why’ and ‘How’

'SEO for smartphones' is probably how I would describe App Store Optimization. App Store Optimization is a relatively new discipline. While the concept of 'optimizing apps for different app stores' only came to the fore after the launch and emergence of cellular and non-cellular app stores, … [Read more...]

6 Big Brands and How They Use Their Facebook Pages

Facebook of course is, by far and wide, the most popular social networking website out there, and the statistics are just amazing; they pretty much speak for themselves: over 1 billion registered users (that's 1 in every 7 people on the earth!), with over half-a-billion active users! Which is why … [Read more...]

Best Practices For Choosing Domain Names

From a small-business standpoint, the importance of a domain name - or a good domain name for that matter - simply cannot be overstated. In fact, starting a small business by establishing a strong presence on the internet is extremely important, if not crucial! A good domain name allows you to … [Read more...]

Affiliate Marketing 101

One of my first posts on affiliate marketing in what will be a series of posts on affiliate marketing on this blog, and I’ll try to cover the basics of setting up a successful affiliate marketing business in this. I intend to cover many other topics related to affiliate marketing in successive … [Read more...]

6 Rock-solid Ways to Make Money through Blogging

Today, we see a lot more people turning to the internet to make their living and earn their livelihoods than we ever have. And why not, since there are some fantastic ways of making money online, especially if you have a blog. Blogs are pretty easy to monetize – provided you know some of the … [Read more...]