Craig Fox

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Why You Need to Be in a Committed Relationship With Content Marketing

It's time to start taking content marketing seriously.<p>Any couple will tell you a happy marriage takes total commitment. An Olympian will tell you she didn't get the gold without complete dedication. And a good parent will tell you raising a happy, healthy child takes devotion.<p>For any of your …

Marketing

A/B Testing Made Simple: 4 Optimization Blunders to Avoid

Congratulations! If you’re considering working on conversion optimization for your website, then I’ll assume that you’ve built healthy traffic to …

UX Design

10 Free Yet Overlooked Google Tools For SEO Professionals

<i>Do you consider yourself an SEO professional? Are you an online business owner who’s interested in this form of marketing?</i>If you have any interest in …

Google Trends

8 Reasons to Focus on Content Marketing and Improve your Google Ranking

Content marketing can do wonders for your company and you should be focusing on it to grow your brand.<p>In the olden days of brick-and-mortar …

10 UX tips for creating a flawless website

For visitors to your website, few things are more frustrating than bad UX. Poor UX can turn a potential buyer browsing your site into an irate …

14 Growth Hacks To Get 20 Million Views

Growing your business can be tough.<p>In the past you cold called, built business networks and advertised in print. If you were into guerilla marketing …

5 Incredibly Effective Digital Marketing Strategies That Most Marketers Are Too Afraid To Try

What are you doing to embrace and tackle marketing industry changes? Are you afraid to try new things? Or are you fearless?<p>One of the reasons I am so passionate about the marketing industry is the anticipation of changes, and ability to experiment with new marketing tactics and efforts.<p>Taking …

Marketing
Marketing

8 great new websites for tech startups

There was once a time when a tech startup would spend months obsessing over building a website with the 'wow' factor. It would have all the bells and …

Sunday was the first time the Patriots have been shut out at home in a very long time

And even longer since the Bills did it<p>It's been a long time since the Patriots were shut out at home. How long? The entire length of Bill Belichick's …

NFL

12 Awesome Cult Movies to Watch on Hulu

It’s been over a week since our list of Netflix recommendations, so here’s another stack of movies to add to your binge-watch pile. This time, …

44 Types of Content You Can Use to Promote Your Product, Service, Business, or Self

Are you stuck in a content rut, writing blog posts about the same topics over and over, constantly trying to come up with some kind of unique angle to give your content some color?<p>You're not alone.<p>Coming up with original ideas to feed the ever-increasing content demands of your readers, …

Marketing

4 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Ad Campaigns

Do you use Facebook ads? Looking for tips to get a better return on your investment? With a few tweaks, you can increase the chances that your …

Facebook Ads

Ecommerce Website Design: 4 Features to Improve Conversion Rate

Across the board, companies within various industries tend to measure their success online based on their conversion rate. Whatever the objective of a website is, from completing a purchase, requesting a quote, or making an appointment, these actions and conversions are what all marketing …

eCommerce

Open Offices Are Bad for Productivity, Study Finds

The results of a new study from Oxford Economics should sound familiar to anyone working in a cubicle. As <i>Forbes</i> reports, working in an open office …

5 Secrets To Boosting E-Commerce Revenue

If you’re wondering if you’re doing enough to get the most visitors to your store, I can tell you that the answer is “no.” Every online business owner wants more traffic and sales, and there are always tweaks, adjustments, and tactics you can execute to improve your revenue.<p>Just like any marketing …

eCommerce

How to Do Influencer Marketing Like a Pro?

What does Swarovski, Louis Vuitton and Gucci have in common? Apart from the fact that they are all luxury brands, which is obvious, all these brands tried influencer marketing and emerged as pros. Gucci hired top social media influencer and graffiti artist, Trouble Andrew, to take over Instagram …

Are You Making One of These Fatal Google Analytics Mistakes?

You may have the best online marketing strategy in the world. Unfortunately it’s completely useless if you aren’t tracking your results properly.</b> …

3 Things You Need To Stand Out In Content Marketing

Content marketing isn't just about the content!<p>The era of the Content Marketing is well and truly upon us, and anyone who can master this and stand out is going to be able to make a fortune.<p>It's still early days, and just like in 1849 when hundreds of thousands of people joined the California Gold …

Marketing

9 major e-commerce trends of 2016 you can't afford to ignore

How To Pinpoint Exactly Who Your Target Customer Is

There are over 7 billion people living on earth.<p>Each of these people can be placed in a number of categories based on demographics, interests, and …

Creating a Startup Pitch Deck? Start with this Easy-to-Use Template

If you are an entrepreneur, you are probably familiar with the 10–14 slides that comprise a typical investor pitch deck. But do you even know why you …

How To Create Endless Amounts Of Content

Content marketing can make huge demands on your resources. Between blog posts, emails and social media, you could be creating new content every day, all day, and still not have enough.<p>Unfortunately, knowing you <i>need</i> a steady stream of content and actually <i>being able</i> to provide it are two different …

Marketing

On-Page SEO in 2016: The 8 Principles for Success - Whiteboard Friday

On-page SEO is no longer a simple matter of checking things off a list. There's more complexity to this process in 2016 than ever before, and the …

I grew my business from my basement to the NASDAQ index — here's the best advice I have for aspiring entrepreneurs

Mario Tama/Getty Images<p>So, you think you want to start your own business? Good for you! People will tell you that 90% of all startups fail. That doesn’t mean yours will.<p>Starting a business can be one of the best decisions you will ever make. And I’ve found there are a few actions you can take that …

Entrepreneurship

How to grow your startup with no budget

As an entrepreneur, you master a wide range of skills: You’re resilient, passionate, a leader, and always focused on your company’s success. The vast majority of entrepreneurs also come from a technical background, and the core team they build around them is often comprised of people with similar …