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It Takes Convincing: How To Write Opening Paragraphs

You believe that whatever you’re writing about is worth sharing. But your reader probably isn’t so sure. After all, there are now close to a billion …

The Art of Titles: 6 Lessons on Style

I just clicked on an article entitled: “Our Average Attention Span is Now Shorter Than Goldfish.” Sure, it’s hyperbole. The headline also doesn’t …

A Model for Writers and Editors at Shoestring Online Magazines

When head honcho Dan Zeevi asked me to write occasional posts on editing, my first thought was to begin with titles. After all, those are the first …

Writing

The 30 Most Popular Instagram Hashtags To Increase Your Followers

Are you looking to increase your followers on Instagram? One way to do that is to utilize catchy hashtags. Instagram hashtag analytics company …

The Trifecta

Dear DashBursters,

Today we’ve decided to separate our blogs to better cater to what you’re most interested in be it creative new art, content …

Trifecta

How to Claim a Custom YouTube URL for Your Channel

Hey video creators, would you like to set a new custom URL for your YouTube channel? Now YouTube is letting users claim custom URLs for their …

YouTube

3 Ways to Make Sure Your Social SEO Skills Are up to Snuff

At the end of last year, Google unveiled the Hummingbird algorithm, making it clear that social media presence is more important than ever in terms …

How to Claim Your Google+ Business Page, and Why You Should Do So

Google+ is out there and, like holiday dinners with the in-laws, you can choose not to participate at your own peril. The good news, however, is that …

Google

Should You Build Links to Your Blog Using Article Directories and Syndication? Google Reveals the Answer

As a blogger or publisher, naturally you may want to build quality links back to your site. But what about links from relevant article directories …

Google

7 Google Search Secrets You Need to Know

Have you ever been desperate to find a celebrity’s degree of separation from Kevin Bacon? You use Google Search the same old way every day, but there …

Meet the Robots Reading Your Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you having trouble finding a new job? We all know there are many sets of eyes that scan through our resumes online, but it turns out many of them …

What Did the World Search for in 2013?

Each day around the world, millions of people use the Internet for search. We continually want to find out more about our favorite celebrities, …

Learn the Best Practices for Google Analytics [Conference]

Are you a Google Analytics junkie? If you’re a webmaster these days, you probably are an analytics junkie, or at least care about the performance and …

Growing a Balanced Link Profile

Gardening is very similar to SEO. You have to put a lot of effort in to get a lot out. It’s tedious work and particularly frustrating sometimes when …

10 Best SEO Practices for URLs and Blog Permalinks

Today I’m going to share with you a few SEO pointers that could make the difference between your article ranking high on Google for years to come or …

The 9 Most Important Local SEO Elements For A Site

Say you have a business that relies on a local customer base, you want to rank high in search engines for local users, right? SEO is going to be …

How to Add Google+ Comments to Any Webpage or Blog [Unofficially]

Google recently launched functionality that allows you to integrate Google+ Comments on your Blogger blog.

Even though Google has yet to launch an …

The 9 Best SEO Plugins for WordPress Blogs + One Reality Check

Of the world’s top 100 blogs, 48% rely on WordPress, the content management system that makes it easy to blog. In fact, 60 million of the over 634 …

How Can You Speed Up Your Website? 10 Simple SEO Tips

The speed and performance of your website is becoming an ever increasing SEO ranking factor as well of the utmost importance for user satisfaction. …