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7 WordPress Plugins to Grow Your Email Subscribers

Shares 4K<p>Are you looking for more email subscribers?<p>The best way to gain email subscribers is to <b>deliver great content via your blog</b>.<p><b>Here are</b> <b>seven</b> …

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell<p>Only one thing stands between you and success.<p>It isn't experience.<p>It isn't talent.<p>World-renowned leadership expert John C. Maxwell says if you want to succeed, you must learn how to connect with people. And while it may seem like some folks are just born with it, the fact is …

7 Things the Great Copywriters Wish You Knew - Copyblogger

We sometimes talk about web copy and content like they’re the same, but they aren’t — they complement each other, but they also serve two distinct …

4 Easy Ways Non-Coders Can Add Personality to a Premium Theme

It wasn’t easy, but you finally settled on a premium theme for your self-hosted WordPress website.<p>You bought it, installed it, and watched all of …

Web Design

26 Ways to Use Visuals in Your Social Media Marketing

Shares 8K<p>Have you noticed more photos on social networks?<p>Do you have a visual component as part of your social media marketing strategy?<p>Do you need …

Infographics

Master Your 'Mingle-Ability': 5 Creative Ways to Network

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An extensive network is vital to your success as an entrepreneur. Thanks to social media, the process of meeting potential clients and customers has evolved over the years. Often people believe networking is a law of large numbers -- if …

7 Local Marketing Lessons From My Barber Shop

I learn so much from small businesses that I visit.<p>I have previously written small business thoughts while having a pedicure and recently, I looked …

Hire a Freelance Writer Orlando Area — Cori Padgett

<i>You know you’re a writer when…</i><p>People ask what you do but look confounded when you tell them.<p><i>You know you’re a writer when…</i><p>Wincing is your first …

5 Tips on the Effective Use of Copywriting Swipe Files - Copyblogger

Smart copywriters use good tools to make themselves more productive, and one of those “power” tools is the swipe file.<p>Used properly, it can get you …

10 Software Tools for Collaborating with Virtual Assistants

<b>Basecamp.</b> This is a web-based, project management tool. It is super simple to use. It enables us to store all the files, tasks, due dates, and …

Project Management

4 Old Fashioned Ways of Marketing that Aren’t Dead – Yet

Internet marketing. When you hear this buzz phrase, chances are you inevitably think about social media, virility and PPC (pay per click) campaigns. …

Introducing Genesis 2.0: The Smart Evolution of Your WordPress Website - Copyblogger

The web is a constantly evolving organism that can seem complicated and difficult to keep up with … if you’re not a hard-core programmer.<p>So what’s a …

Rework

• <b>Author:</b> Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson<p><b>Rework shows you a better, faster, easier way to succeed in business.</b><p>Most business books give you the same old advice: Write a business plan, study the competition, seek investors, yadda yadda. If you're looking for a book like that, put this one back …

Creating Persuasive Videos: How to Move Viewers to Action

Shares 3K<p>Do you create marketing videos?<p>Are you wondering how to get people to go from passive observers to active participants?<p>To learn how to <b>create</b> …

3 Techniques for Lighting Faces in Video [Reel Rebel #39]

How to Export Videos for Youtube from Adobe Premiere CS6 and Final Cut Pro - ReelRebel Ep.#41

7 Ways to Get Smart(er) - Copyblogger

In the marketplace of products, services, and content, life is like a crowded New York City street … your prospect is one of seven million people …

Case Study: How Two Artists Used Online Content to Build their Face to Face Business - Copyblogger

Colorado-based artists, Lori Wostl and Lorri Flint, noticed that when they attended huge art retreats, the experience was more stressful than …

Bonnaroo's Founder on Hosting a Blockbuster Bash

Think it's hard throwing a startup-launch party? How about an event for 85,000 people.<p>The annual Bonnaroo music festival kicks off today with seven stages, a silent disco, a comedy and cinema tent for 170 acts, eight food trucks and 25 breweries. Suffice it to say, pulling off an event like this …

5 Secrets to Communicating Effectively With Millennials

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial generation is one of the most sought after -- and most misunderstood. Will Pearson, president and co-founder of <i>mental_floss</i>, a trivia-based magazine that he started in his college dorm room in 2001, has managed to hit the …

Why You Should Be Focusing On Visual Content Marketing

<i>Visual Concept Photo via Shutterstock</i><p>It’s time to reevaluate your content marketing game-plan. If you’re still pumping out articles and blog posts …

10 Effective eLearning Options for Entrepreneurs

The constant evolution of entrepreneurship is one of the attributes that makes the career path so exciting: A fluid and flexible job description, …

HubSpot’s Mike Volpe on Why You Need Context AND Content In Marketing

When you think of marketing today, the first word that typically comes to mind is content – whether it be blog posts, images or video. But the one …

Is Your Marketing Ready for the Customer of the Future? | Inc.com

The past 15 years have been a whirlwind for marketers. Many of the channels central to reaching consumers today--email, social, websites--either didn’t exist or played a small role back then. The most successful marketers evolved and adapted, and they learned to make the most of new tools.<p>To be …

7 Best Business Books for Summer Reading - Small Business Trends

The weather is finally warm enough to where I’ve created my outdoor patio space. And that means that it’s summer reading time! A cool drink, my feet …

42 Tips For Small Business Event Planning

Memorable events don’t just happen. Organizing and holding an event takes planning. Whether it’s a conference, seminar or a customer appreciation …

StraightTalk: Are Prepaid Cell Phone Plans Good For Small Business? - Small Business Trends

Cell phones have practically become part of our anatomies. We show off our newest cell phone like it was a new baby. We carry them everywhere. We …

Email Signup Forms: The 3 Factors in Boosting your Email Signup Form

To be successful at email marketing, you need to grow your list of email subscribers. To grow your list of subscribers, you need a great email signup …

Marketing

The 7-Step Method to Find Focus for Writing

“I only write when I am inspired. Fortunately I am inspired at 9 o’clock every morning.” <b>~William Faulkner</b><p>Post written by Leo Babauta.<p>Writers …

Creative Writing