Small Business

Become a Pinterest Pro: Your Pinning Strategy

Rethink Your Pinning Strategy What are your goals with Pinterest? How do you plan to accomplish those goals? If you don’t have specific goals for your Pinterest marketing strategy, it’s time to make some now. If you do have goals, it’s time to refine your pinning strategy so you will reach and possibly even exceed…

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Lifestyle and Technology

Lifestyles and Technology Go Together It’s unavoidable in our current times to not have technology be a part of your lifestyle. They go together like peanut butter and jelly! However, it is an aspect of our lives that we can manage and every now and then it is necessary to unplug. I’m guilty of telling…

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Pinterest for All Types of Business

Using Pinterest for All Types of Business Pinterest is a search tool that is set up for visual discovery. Using Pinterest for all types of businesses is an effective way to increase followers and traffic. People search Pinterest for inspiration, activities, and to shop. It’s a social way to share things that you find visually…

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Using Pinterest for Your Business

Curious About Using Pinterest for Your Business? Maybe you aren’t sure if Pinterest is for you. Or maybe you think that because you offer a service that Pinterest won’t work. It will. And you can learn more by playing around and experimenting with pins and graphics. Using Pinterest for your business is one of the best…

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How I Increased My Pinterest Followers by 44%

How I Increased My Pinterest Followers I’m going to give you some tips and explain how I increased my Pinterest followers by 44% over the past 6 weeks. Using your Pinterest account as a source of blog and website traffic is very easy when you implement a few techniques that create pinnable images and increase…

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Marketing Your Site or Blog Online

Marketing Your Small Business: If you haven’t had a chance to do some research this yet on how to promote your website, I have made a quick list of posts that you can use as reference for marketing your small business and links to more resources after you have absorbed all the ones available here on my…

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A Visually Appealing Pinterest Account

Pinterest Account: Boards Are you ready to make a visually appealing Pinterest account? You have probably read about it on all the Pinterest posts. Make your account look cohesive. Give your boards a look that represents your brand. What the heck does that mean?! Today I’m doing something a little different. Usually I am the…

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Free Library of Pinterest and Blog Resources

Pinterest and Blog Resources Are you ready for this? I have been busy making things for email subscribers and blog posts. Some of these have just been sitting in a file, virtually collecting dust. Then, I created a free eCourse, and a Facebook blog, and some worksheets. I tell you, I’m always working on something.…

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This One Simple Trick Will Increase Pinterest Traffic

This Trick Will Increase Pinterest Traffic One tip. Just this one trick will increase Pinterest traffic and followers. This is all it really takes. Great images. Ideally sized, visually pleasing images. You are probably shaking your fist at the screen right now and telling me “I know that I need great images!!”. Here’s the thing. When you…

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Should You Be Using Pinterest

Should You Be Using Pinterest for Your Business? It’s a legitimate question. Should you use Pinterest for your Business? Whenever there is something that is pronounced the “latest and greatest” on the internet, you will find divided opinions. Some will say Facebook is better. Others will opt for Twitter. You have to look out for the…

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9 Habits of an Highly Organized Person

What habits does an highly organized person have? Here’s a list of 9 habits that you can adopt for your routine or daily schedule that will help you become a more organized person as well. How to be an Organized Person 1. Be Early. Not on Time. Early The more time you give yourself to arrive…

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9 Habits of Super Productive People

We’ve all been there. We want to be super productive. There are a million and one things on our to do list. All we can manage is to pour ourselves another cup of coffee, check Facebook again, and stare at the list. Wondering how we will ever get it all this shit done… 9 Things…

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Common Myths about SEO Busted: SEO Part 4

Myths About SEO: Myth 1: It’s dead. No need to worry about it anymore. Fact: It’s not dead. It’s changed. Again. It will continue to change and evolve. It will most likely become more complicated and frustrating, but it’s still alive and kicking. Pay attention to your social activities, high quality content and content marketing.…

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Oh My Damn! How to Get Shit Done…

How to Get Shit Done We’ve all been there. The overwhelm hits and we just sit there, knowing we need to work on something but paralyzed with procrastination. Here’s an explanation of why and a list of tips on how to get shit done!! You Have a Routine and To Do List First. Why does…

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It’s About User Experience and Content: SEO Part 3

Usability, User Experience & Content: It is a constant job for search engines to improve their performance and determine what is “best”. The engines have a very good idea what types of pages and sites their searchers are wanting. Sites with great user experience that are popular with search engine algorithms usually have the following traits:…

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All This Technology and Questions

Questions of “What If?” I’ve been playing online in some form or another since 1996. When I was in high school it was a strange concept and I had other things to worry about. My first few years of college we spent most of our time on MSN chat and sending emails. It was an…

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These Crawlers Aren’t Creepy: SEO Part 2

This is a four part series. If you are popping in late you can view the first post here: Ultimate Guide to SEO Part One. What the Crawlers See: One way to make sure that the robots and crawlers that are digging through your site and trying to decide if it is popular or not…

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Top 10 Reasons You Need Social Media Marketing

Why Do You Need Social Media Marketing We are all out there. Somewhere on one platform or another. And sometimes it starts to feel like it is sucking you under. A huge title wave washing over your head and it’s tweeting at you the entire time (no lovely ocean sounds there!). It’s necessary. If you…

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What the Heck is Impostor Syndrome

Impostor Syndrome Defined “Impostor syndrome (also spelled imposter syndrome, also known as impostor phenomenon or fraud syndrome) is a term coined in the 1970s by psychologists and researchers to informally describe people who are unable to internalize their accomplishments. Despite external evidence of their competence, those exhibiting the syndrome remain convinced that they are frauds…

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The Ultimate Guide to SEO Basics: Part 1

What is SEO? First. What the heck does that stand for? Search Engine Optimization. That didn’t really clear up what it is did it? SEO is a marketing tool that bases it’s results on organic (non-paid) search engine results. It identifies if people naturally find your site and your traffic is generated organically. Your traffic…

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How To Rock Your Content Marketing

Content Marketing is All the Rage You’ve probably been hearing this term all over the place. But what the heck is it? It’s the process of having focused and consistent information that you share with your audience. It’s your blog posts, ebooks, infographics, social media feeds, and anything else that is written and shared. A…

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