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How to Write With Clarity: 9 Tips for Simplifying Your Message

How do you make your writing crystal clear? Check out these nine unbeatable methods to help you get started.

Creative Writing

29 Free Online Design Tools for Creating Stunning Visual Content for the Web

These 6 Types of Content Will Boost Your Traffic and Engagement. Here’s How to Do Them Right

How can you create content with the most efficiency and ease?<p>Are you challenging yourself to come up with new ideas and new ways of imparting …

Get Fit Faster

Choose a few of these short, intense workouts each week—and you'll be ready for your most explosive spring ever

Creating Social Media Content that Calls for Interaction

What's the difference between social media content that succeeds and social media content that simply exists? Interactivity. For every post that …

Marketing

7 Powerful Secrets Skyrocket Your Real Estate Buyer Leads

1. Conversion Optimize Your Website/ Landing Pages<p>Many people think that to generate more leads, that they need to drive more traffic to their …

The Future of Content Marketing is Online Video

Cisco’s latest whitepaper on global internet provider traffic forecasts is the usual food for thought for content marketers. The company’s ongoing …

70 Useful Inbound Marketing Checklists, Cheat Sheets and Advanced Guides

When you’re in a consulting or service -based business model – especially in digital marketing –having robust processes in place is the key to have a …

Marketing

The 7 Secrets to the Most Effective Social-Media Campaigns

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>I’ve resisted social media advertising for a long time, believing that there are a host of free tools and free strategies that can help your business grow on social media organically.<p>What I’ve come to find out (and I’d imagine many of you have discovered this …

8 Challenges for Your Overall Fitness

Just because you run doesn’t mean you’re in shape, as one Runner’s World editor discovered.

Your 50 Favorite Blogs: The Most-Loved Marketing, Social Media, and Productivity Blogs of Buffer Readers

Having a list of go-to blogs can be a great source of information and inspiration.<p>In our case, the blogs and websites we visit most often provide …

Infographics

GEICO Brilliantly Reinvents YouTube Preroll Advertising

Everyone hates YouTube’s preroll ads. You want to watch an old Beatles clip but it’s held hostage by a preroll ad for Toyota, which you are forced to watch for five seconds. It’s possibly the longest five seconds in all of advertising, at least to the viewer. And that’s because advertisers …

Advertising

Is Social Media Actually Helping Your Company’s Bottom Line?

When it comes to business, we talk too much about social media and expect too little. It’s like the old joke about sales people: one person says, “I made some valuable contacts today,” and the other responds, “I didn’t get any orders, either.” Companies measure the market results of their sales …

The Top 10 Questions Every Brand Must Answer To Grow In 2015

Every marketer faces a dizzying array of choices in terms of strategy, tactics, and tools through which to reach their customers and inspire them to buy your products. As the media landscape becomes more fractured and the tools more varied, it’s more important than ever to stay focused on the right …

8 Marketing Skills You Need to Land Your Dream Job in 2015

The advertising and marketing industry is facing a talent crisis. This means there is an opportunity for those looking to gain new skills, advance their careers, or change jobs. Learn about the eight skills marketing agencies and brands want and need to hire for in 2015.

Five Productivity Hacks You Need to Be Using in 2015

p dir="ltr"Whether you just need a quick reminder or are looking to become more productive in 2015, this post covers five tools in my personal tool …

Project Management

Study Finds that Men Who Share Selfies Online Show More Psychopathic Tendencies

Men who share selfies online are more likely to exhibit psychopathic tendencies. That’s what researchers are saying after conducting a lengthy study …

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Plan in 6 Steps

Share<p>So you need to create a social media marketing plan. No easy task, right? Many of us struggle to iron out exactly what that is, let alone figure …

Your Content, Everywhere: The 17 Best Tools to Get Your Content Its Largest Audience

When you’re creating useful, actionable, epic content, everyone deserves to see it.<p>So how do you get your hard work and effort seen by the largest …

Infographics

23 Tools and Resources to Create Images for Social Media

Update – we launched Pablo a new tool to create beautiful images for your social media posts in under 30 seconds<p>You can use Pablo right from the …

17 Quick Wins to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Right Away

When I set up a daily to-do list, I often have a spectrum of tasks that need to get done. There are the big projects that figure to take multiple …

Infographics

Peaks Coaching: I Don’t Care if I’m Getting Old, I Wanna Go Faster!

<i>By Tim Cusick, Peaks Coaching Group president and elite/master coach</i><p>I’m 48 years old, and I wanna go faster! There, I said it. This happens to me …

'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time

A lot evolves between the first year of coupledom and the ones that follow—including references to "home," "dinner," and "love."<p>So many loves start with a "hey." A tentative "hey." A hopeful "hey." And more often than ever that "hey" is not spoken, but sent through a text message.<p>That first "hey," …

The Ultimate Copy Checklist: 51 Questions to Optimize Every Element of Your Online Copy [Free Poster] - Copyblogger

So, you’ve written a piece of sales copy. Congratulations — that’s no small feat.<p>But, before you celebrate, there’s just one issue: Now what?<p>After …

Interview: @AnnHandley Shares Nearly Everything You Need to Know to Create Ridiculously Good Content

The bell has rung and class is in session.<p>The topic? Creating content. In particular, ridiculously good content.<p>Your professor for this essential …