3 Reasons to Measure Your Blog’s Success (And How)

By SOS Team

Do you know why video games are so addicting? Because they set clear goals, and always tell you whether you’re moving towards them or not. Goals and measurement are two crucial elements to success in games, business, and life in general. Without measurement, you’ll never understand where you’re at or what needs to be done to…

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21 Traffic building Tips

21 Traffic Building Tips from Professional Bloggers

By Hugh Culver

If you have a blog you know how important traffic is. More traffic means more people buying your products, joining your list and more sales for your business. The challenge is to know what works. Search online and you’ll find lots of advice – some works, some doesn’t. It’s confusing and can waste a lot…

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How the experts create world-class PowerPoint Slides (and you can too)

By Hugh Culver

 This post was originally published on www.hughculver.com We’ve all been there. We were looking forward to the presentation – it could have been a webinar, keynote speech or office meeting. And then there were the slides… …tiny fonts, long lists of indecipherable bullets, fuzzy clipart from the 1990’s and blocks of text repeating word-for-word the…

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It’s time to put your blog to work

By Hugh Culver

Is your blog working? For 4 years I’ve been coaching bloggers and I have terrible news… most blogs don’t work. No traffic, no leads, no measurable results and certainly no sales. How’s yours doing? Don’t you want your blog to build your list, attract business and, build loyal fans? Maybe it’s time to make that…

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9 Tools For Assessing A Website’s True Value

By Jock Purtle

Having an online presence is a must in today’s digital culture.  Most successful businesses invest a great deal of time, money and effort in their website and their overall web presence. Buying and selling websites and domain names can, unfortunately, be a shady industry. Most dishonesty comes from people trying to scam new buyers. Additionally,…

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Social Media Hashtags

How to Use Hashtags to Get 15% More Shares

By SOS Team

Before you hover over the “Publish” button after completing a blog post, ask yourself: “Did I target the right keywords? Did I correct my grammatical errors and spelling mistakes? Did I remember to use hashtags in my social media posts and tweets to boost my social engagement?” Today, we’re going to talk about how to…

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17 proven strategies to building a better blog

By Hugh Culver

In this post we are sharing one of our most popular slide decks published on SlideShare. It’s advice from the gurus that is not only really smart, it’s actionable. PRO TIP: Once you scan through these, go back and choose just one to work on this month. For example, you might want to put more…

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Blogs Work – 5 simple ways to bring in more business with your blog

By Hugh Culver

Many bloggers are frustrated, trying to get more traffic and better results, but not knowing what they need to change. Maybe that sounds like you? These 5 simple strategies could change everything. Bloggers have repeatedly used these 5 strategies to grow their traffic, opt-ins, online platform and sales. Even if you already have a blog,…

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Social Media analytics pt. 2: LinkedIn and Google+

How to Use Your Social Media Analytics: LinkedIn & Google+

By SOS Team

Wondering how to use your social media analytics? In our last post, we covered how to use Facebook and Twitter’s analytics dashboards – as well as what to do with that data. This time, we’ll be covering the lesser (but still important) beasts… LinkedIn and Google+. But first – why should you even care? Why…

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Build blog traffic while you sleep - The SOS solution

Build blog traffic while you sleep: The SOS Solution

By Hugh Culver

Your blog is valuable and you’ve worked hard to publish great information that carefully targets your prime markets. The challenge is to build blog traffic – you need more readers. You can hire a VA in the Philippines or India – but now you have the job of recruiting, training and managing someone new. You…

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How to Use Your Social Media Analytics

How to Use Your Social Media Analytics

By SOS Team

With the release of Facebook’s powerful new analytics update, we’re inspired to share some social media analytics advice. Social media analytics and insights are the keys to understanding your audience, receiving more engagement, and driving more traffic to your site. If you don’t yet have a grasp on analytics, don’t worry – that’s what this…

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