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How We Automate a Content Audit [FREE Template]

1. Quality Review (QR)<p><b>Execute this option if a page...</b><p>Gets steady traffic from search engines (100 or more a year)<br>• That traffic has poor engagement …

Engines

Speaking with Emotion: How To Increase Conversions with Words

Have you ever read a book that made you cry or laugh out loud? Although you are reading words on a page, they can bring about strong emotions in you …

Emotional Intelligence

Design your A/B Tests to get consistently better results

Conversion Optimization using A/B testing has become standard practice at virtually every high-traffic online business today. But, not every company …

Data Science

How to Boost Your Conversion Rates with an Effective Value Proposition: Best Practices w/ Examples

In part one of this two-part series, we have built upon the foundation: the basics of value proposition— what value proposition is (and what it’s …

Business Strategy

13 Content Marketing Hacks That Will Help You Attract More Clients

Are you having a hard time gaining visitors and attracting clients with your content marketing efforts? <i>Don’t worry, you’re not the only one.</i> The …

Attention, Filmmakers: Essential Film Festival Tips

There are countless film festivals out there, but which one is the right one for you? And once you get accepted to a film festival, what’s the next …

Festivals

The Ultimate Growth Hacking Sourcebook

Introduction.<p>What’s that? “Yet another compendium of Atari-era marketing tactics!” we hear you softly groan to yourself.<p>“Aren’t there enough guides …

Marketing

By: #SOCIAL MEDIA BLOG POST 3 | jakubkurowski

[…] Science of Social Timing Part 3: Timing and Blogging. (2012). [online] Available at: http://blog.kissmetrics.com/science-of-social-timing-3/ …

Marketing

Why No One’s Reading Your Marketing Content

There’s been plenty written about how to create smart digital marketing content. But less attention gets paid to what happens after you click “publish” and whether your videos, infographics, social media posts, and other pieces of content are actually reaching the right people. According to …

The Top 20 A/B Testing Case Studies that Every Marketer Should Read

There are numerous ways in which testing, especially A/B testing or the more complex multivariate approach, can be used to help your business. From …

The 10 Best Content Promotion Tools & Resources Around

Over 112 million people tuned in the 52nd edition of the Super Bowl last weekend, making it tenth-most watched program … Continue reading 5 Marketing …

How to Build Your Content Strategy with Neil Patel of Crazy Egg [Interview]

Release Date 3/5/15 Episode Length 22:20<p>"A lot of companies don’t focus on marketing early enough."<p>PListen Now<p>sSubscribe<p>Neil Patel, co-founder of …

Marketing

How to Get Traffic to Your Blog with 100,000 Visitors in 1 Year

Last updated on July 30, 2017<p>Please meet my friend Peep Laja who I met years ago when he created his first failed startup. He subsequently went on to …

Top 10 Articles on ConversionXL In 2014

Another one bites the dust. Here are our most read articles for 2014. Make sure you didn’t miss any. 10#: Testing The Hamburger Icon for More …

Top 10

DON'T Use Automatic Image Sliders or Carousels, Ignore The Fad

I’m sure you’ve come across dozens, if not hundreds of image sliders or carousels (also called ‘rotating offers’). You might even like them. But the …

Visual Design

Why "Simple" Websites Are Scientifically Better

In a study by Google in August of 2012, researchers found that not only will users judge websites as beautiful or not within 1/50th – 1/20th of a …

Web Design

6 Conversion Rate Optimization Case Studies With Surprising Results

In the world of conversion optimization it’s always a good idea to keep your eyes open for case studies that you can learn from, adapt to your needs …

UX Design

We Crowdsourced Answers to 7 Lead Gen Landing Page Questions (#CROchat)

Our first #CROchat included plenty of brilliant landing page optimization tips. Image source.Behind every click and form fill, there’s a person …

Marketing

How to Crowd-Publish Your Content Without Asking for Money - Copyblogger

If you read the headline, “Portland Entrepreneur Raises $13 Million by Enticing 62,000 People to Buy His Cooler,” which part fascinates you?<p>How …

What would you do to jumpstart growth for a new company's blog?

Leave a comment<p>Ask GH<p>DL<p>Dylan La Com<p>What would you do to jumpstart growth for a new company's blog?<p>January 04, 2017<p>9.1K #blogging #contentmarketing …

12 WordPress Plugins You Should Install on Your Blog by @sujanpatel

Is your blog looking a bit run down? Maybe it isn’t functioning as well as you’d like? Your blog represents your company’s headquarters online, so if …

Search Engines

Want to Increase Website Traffic? Follow These 4 Steps…

In this post I’m going to show you how to get more traffic to your website using a simple 4-step formula.You’ll also see real life examples of how I …

Marketing

10 Apps That Will Make Any Freelancer More Creative

When people find out I freelance, they always ask me the same question: “How do you think of all of your ideas?”<p>Coming up with ideas really depends …

Content Strategy Helper Tool – Version 3

Consolidate trending news from across the web, and find inspiration for your research topics quickly and easily: Skip to Set-Up AboutThis is our 3rd …

Google Docs

How My eBook Got Over 1,000 Downloads In Less Than One Week

Back at the end of 2014, my friend Rob Wormley and I decided to write a book that gave away all the secret strategies and tactics we’ve used to help …

$9 Marketing Stack: A Step-by-Step Guide

When a visitor fills out any embedded resource form, they follow the same 3 steps as the subscribers that fill out the widget.<p><b>5.3 Capturing leads via</b> …

How To Promote Your Blog: 559,402 Visits & 25,309 Shares With 27 Posts

Today, I’m going to show you step-by-step how to promote your blog posts to get thousands of social media shares and drive waves of traffic to …

Content Marketing Case Study: How To Increase Traffic 272% In 30 Days (Without Spending A Penny)

Have you ever written (what you thought) was an epic piece of content only to see it sink into oblivion.<p>No social engagement. No backlinks. No email …