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How Do I Write Strong Blog Titles?

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Jun 6, 2012 9:45:00 AM

This is a 2 minute read.

What have you found makes for an effective blog title? You know, the kind that attracts visitors and engages them in the brilliant content you have created... How do you go about writing those strong blog titles?

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Topics: How Do I Get Started?, Blogging, Digital Marketing

Social Media - Corner Grocery Style!

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on May 2, 2012 9:45:00 AM

This is a 2 minute read.

Yes, social media and social networks exist because of technology. However, what they enable is corner grocery style interaction.

In other words, digital and social tools [such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+...] make possible rich relationship building. The kind we have based society on for eons.

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Topics: B2B Social Media, How Do I Get Started?

LinkedIn for Business Tips: How To Manage Groups

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Apr 18, 2012 10:05:00 AM

This is a 3 minute read.

Do you manage a LinkedIn Group? Or are you considering one for your business? You may enjoy these four tips shared by Bart Bettiga, executive director, National Tile Contractors Association, during the Coverings 2012 panel presentation about The Web is Your Best Marketing Tool.

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Topics: How Do I Get Started?, LinkedIn

Business Innovation Inspired By Extreme Foreignness

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Mar 13, 2012 9:45:00 AM

This is a 3 minute read.
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Topics: innovation, B2B Social Media, How Do I Get Started?

Getting Started With Content Marketing: 22 Tips

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Jan 26, 2012 10:15:00 AM

This is a 4 minute read.
When you look upon your area of expertise, what do you wish you had known at the beginning? The Content Marketing Institute asked that very question of its contributors and published the results in  21 Things Content Marketing Experts Wish They Had Known When They Got Started.
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Topics: content marketing, How Do I Get Started?

7 Steps To Get Found Online: It Matters As Never Before!

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Dec 27, 2011 9:45:00 AM

This is a 3 minute read.

In September 2011, I took part in Business Growth Summit, a free online event featuring leading business strategy experts. As described in Business Marketing Strategies Addressed During Business Growth Summit, my video presentation addressed 7 Steps to Get Found Online.

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Topics: Get Found, content marketing, inbound marketing, How Do I Get Started?

Evaluating Blogs For Business: 10 Tips

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Nov 22, 2011 9:44:00 AM

This is a 3 minute read.

If you're ready, let's focus on blogs and evaluating blogs for business. I've even created a Top Ten Tip Sheet on the subject - link at the end of this blog article.

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Topics: Blogging, How Do I Get Started?

Getting Started With Social Media Marketing

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Nov 17, 2011 9:37:00 AM

This is a 2 minute read.


In Getting Started: Social Media, Content Marketing, Nov 2011 Newsletter, I recommend setting aside 15 minutes per [business] day - consistently - to become immersed online. As you do this, you'll experience the following three stages:

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Topics: B2B Social Media, How Do I Get Started?

How To Use LinkedIn: Backing Up Contacts

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Nov 3, 2011 9:40:00 AM

This is a 2 minute read.

In this 'How to Use LinkedIn' article, I'd like to address backing up your contacts.

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Topics: How Do I Get Started?, LinkedIn, B2B Social Media

How Do I Avoid Bad SEO Techniques

Posted by Christine B. Whittemore on Aug 8, 2011 10:15:00 AM

This is a 3 minute read.

Have you come across bad SEO techniques?

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Topics: SEO & Search Tips, How Do I Get Started?, B2B Marketing