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Twitter Adds to Two New Features to Verified Accounts

Being verified on Twitter is like being allowed beyond the velvet rope at a fancy virtual nightclub. You really want it, then once you’re inside, your first reaction is usually, “this is it?”<p>Well for the special snowflakes that have been blessed by the blue checkmark of Twitter (full disclosure, …

How to Clean Up Your Digital Footprint and Your Online Identity

Shares 5K<p>Is there anything from your online past that you would not want people to see?<p>Do you want to start cleaning up your online identity?<p>Your …

Send Christmas Cards Whenever You Feel Like It - chrisbrogan.com

I just got done talking to friend and coworker, Ron Hood, and he said the most marvelous thing. He said that many times, in a conversation with a …

You Get 25,000 Mornings: Here Are 8 Ways Not to Waste Them

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>You’ll wake up for about 25,000 mornings in your adult life, give or take a …

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Content Marketing World 2014 is going Beyond Storytelling. So, it only seemed fitting to create this year’s ebook series around one of the most …

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Tips from 13 Experts on How to Use Hashtags on Facebook

We all know Facebook has hashtags -- but should they be part of your Facebook marketing strategy?<p>I asked 13 experts for their opinions on this.<p>Before …

Senate report shows how carriers collected millions from cramming

FCC.gov<p>As this site has reported on a number of occasions, T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T and Sprint have all been involved with cramming tactics for years now and have reaped the benefits of such tactics to the tune of millions of dollars per year.<p>Basically, the wireless carriers would sign up consumers …

The Best Programming Language For You to Learn

They’ve got great tutorials on how you can go about building nifty applications such as basic search engines, and new ways to validate forms (making sure that when you create input forms, people are actually putting in valid criterion). With Angular itself, you can animate a website and make it …

Google Launches New Local Search Algorithm: SEOs Notice Significant Ranking Changes

Last night, Google pushed out a new and major local search ranking algorithm change. I broke the story at Search Engine Land where Google provided …

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The Best of Seth Godin on Copyblogger | Rainmaker.FM

Two weeks from now, Seth Godin will be providing one of two keynote speeches at Authority Intensive. It will be just the latest instance of one of …

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3 Underused Social Marketing Tactics That Build Relationships: New Research

Are you looking for new ways to improve engagement with your audience?<p>Do you want to know the most effective, yet rarely used social tactics?<p>In this …

Marketing

26 Ways to Market Your Business With Tumblr

Shares 3K<p>How much do you know about the microblogging site Tumblr?<p>Launched in 2007, Tumblr has experienced tremendous growth over the past several …

An Exhaustive List of Google's Ranking Factors [Infographic]

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The Prepared Writer's Process for Creating Excellent Content Every Day - Copyblogger

I only write when I am inspired. Fortunately, I am inspired at 9 o’clock every morning. ~ William Faulkner<p>Authors often claim that writing a book is …

Creative Writing

Why Mobile Matters - Now

Having built an online business during the dot-com boom and bust, I’ve always been a bit skeptical about the mobile revolution. Every year since the …

26 Mobile Apps to Improve Your Business and Networking

Have you been spending more of your mobile time using smartphone apps than browsing the web?<p>Suffice it to say, you’re not alone.<p>There are more than a …

Apps

copyblogger on Twitter: "How to Build an Audience that Builds Your Business: http://t.co/N4psSxmvL0"

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copyblogger on Twitter: "How to Spot the Weakest Part of Your Blog Post (and What to Do About It) -- by @RevisionFairy http://t.co/nKgIPBmFAY"

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16 Blogging Resources to Improve Your Blog

Do you blog regularly?<p>Are you looking for tools to make the process easier?<p>Blogging is hard work and it takes a lot of time to do it well. Wouldn’t …

Infographics

3 Steps to Build a Social Media Marketing Sales Funnel

Are you looking for a smart way to use social channels for lead conversion?<p>Are you tracking and leveraging your target customers’ path to buying your …

Marketing

3 Unusual Ways to Build Your Email List With Facebook Apps

Do you want more email subscribers?<p>How can you find a targeted audience and encourage them to join your list?<p>The answer is to leverage the people who …

Marketing

The Right Way to Think About Google - Copyblogger

Oops, they did it again.<p>Our friend Google caused a panicked rumble through the tech world late Monday afternoon, when they announced they’d be …

How to Hire Your Dream Graphic Designer, and Avoid Becoming a Nightmare Client, Part 2

How to Publish on LinkedIn for Maximum Exposure

Shares 7K<p>Are you publishing on LinkedIn?<p>Is your content getting the shares it deserves?<p>Publishing your articles on LinkedIn helps build your personal …

5 Most Inspirational Bloggers In Content Marketing World [infographic]

A new episode from our mini-series of “5 most inspirational bloggers” is on. This time it’s about the most inspirational ones in the content …

Infographics

The Missing Manual for Google Hangouts Video

<i>Danny Schreiber is a marketer at Zapier. This post originally appeared on the Zapier blog.</i><p>As a remote team of 12, we’ve come to depend on Google Hangout video calls for our weekly standup meetings. The tool is free, quick to access and familiar to everyone on the team. Though like any other video …

Webinar: Optimization for Service Area Businesses

In this webinar we explored the main issues which Service Area Businesses (SABs) face with local search and how these can be overcome.<p>SABs often …