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What Is Content Curation?

Hello Business Ladies!

Today I want to share information on Content Curation.

We all are looking for ways to build our online/off line businesses.  There is no end to the helpful information out there….we have to find it.

Content Curation is a way of discovering, gathering, and presenting digital content that surrounds specific subject information.  It is still considered a “buzz word” by many in the content world, content curation is a marketing staple for many

Content Curator

Content Curator

companies with a successful online presence.

Content sharing may get you  followers faster. By sharing the content of a competitor or another expert and giving them credit, you will pick up followers from those that follow them.

Curating content can help any small business or organization that is working to come up with subject information to write in email marketing newsletters or post on social media. You can start curating content in less than a minute………  Here’s how:

1.Go to Google.com and click “News”

2. Type in the name of your industry, organization or something related to your industry in the search bar and start curating.

3. Use the links for inspiration or link to the stories you find. Bottom line: put your own thoughts on them!

Using trendy news articles as a base for your own content, or just linking to them with your opinion, can help engage your clients on any social media platform.

Visit this page for more great information on curating.

Will this make blog posting, ad writing, etc. easier for you to promote your business?

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Have fun curating!

Beverly

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Why Are Hashtags Important In Your Posts?

Hello to any or all the ladies in business!

My post is regarding why hashtags are necessary  in your #internetmarketing.

There was a time once the employment of hashtags were a decent thanks to  direct folks to your journal posts.

Net promoting has modified and currently it’s necessary if you wish your post to be discovered that you simply use hashtags.

You should use one hashtag in every post. The role for hashtags in social search is that it’s the same as what keywords play in search promoting. Simply keep in mind that the over use of hashtags and keywords isn’t sensible for net promoting.

The purpose of hashtags is to assist folks in noticing you. Therefore don’t attempt to be cute in exploitation of long and hard ones. That kind of use can most likely waste someone’s time and you’ll lose a possible customer.

Most major social media platforms support hashtags. These include: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Vine, Google+, Tumblr, and Pinterest. For larger detail on the way to utilize each one of those platforms click here.

I have enjoyed sharing this data with you and learned quite a  bit as a result of my analysis on hashtags!

Until next post,

Beverly Blankenship

Business woman working from home via internet marketing

Business woman working from home via internet marketing

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Repurposing Social Media Content

Hello Business Women,

Certainly hope your home based business or brick and mortar business is showing good profits during the month of August.  Which ever business type you have it is very important to stay abreast of social media marketing!

I was reading a post by Hilary Brooks, “Repurposing Content: It Works For Social Media Too!”  She shares great information on repurposing content.  Below is an excerpt from her post:

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As women in business, we are always “on”… and with social media it’s no different. Between LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, the newcomer Google+, and our blogs, we are sharing massive amounts of information on a regular basis.

But how do we make it work for us even more? Repurpose it.

http://www.womenonbusiness.com/repurposing-content-it-works-for-social-media-too

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Be sure to visit Hilary’s blog and make a comment!

Hope this will be a benefit to each of you business ladies!

Until next post,

Beverly Blankenship

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12 Free Tips For Marketing Your Website!

Good Afternoon Business Women,

Are you taking advantage of the simple free ways to market your website or blog?

I wanted to share these tips below that I found at this website:

http://sassysavvygal.blogspot.com/2011/05/some-tips-for-marketing-your-website.html

*Submit to search engines
*Exchange links with other quality websites
*Use Social Networking to get your name out there
*Participate in Forums using your link when you leave a comment.
*Leave comments in blogs using your link
*Use an email signature with a link to your site
*Advertise on free online advertising sites
*Add your site to topsite lists; there are tons of them
*Write articles about your expertise & add them to your site
*Have product reviews done
*Use sites such as Link Referral for traffic   (This does create traffic)
*Write a newsletter and send one regularly

Hope these will increase your website traffic.  Sometimes we forget the simple tips that really work!

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Which Internet Marketing Strategies That Won’t Cost Much!

Hello Business Ladies,

I wanted to write a short post on internet marketing strategies that won’t deplete your bank account!!!  Some of the information you may be familiar with or not but I hope it will be helpful!
Your new business will benefit a lot from various Internet marketing methods. But you don’t have to spend millions of dollars just to get some decent exposure for your company. There are ways to make your business be seen and felt without doing overkill with your advertisement expenses.

Make use of your online power – through Internet marketing. Here are simple methods that you may employ to boost the visibility of your business without shelling out more than what you can afford. However, these techniques need patience and some footwork to produce agreeable results.

Firstly, you need a website before you can make use of these low cost Internet marketing strategies. So go create one or hire a web developer. It will display your products and services. This will be used in employing the following Internet marketing techniques.

1. Affiliate Marketing

This is the process of recruiting a network of smaller websites known as affiliates to drive targeted traffic to a website. Ad copy and links will be provided by the advertisers. You will have to pay a certain percentage of the sales profit to your affiliates.

2. Links

One of your goals should be to attain a good ranking with search engines. One way to do it is through link building. This could be done through trading links to other businesses that are related with yours.

3. Newsletters

Sending out newsletters to your subscribers (those who signed up for your newsletters) will help greatly in establishing a good working relationship with your customers or prospective customers. It has to be short, sweet, consistent and written for a general audience.

4. E-mail Marketing

As one of the best cost-effective Internet marketing tools, it stays as a very important method of keeping your customers aware of your products and services. Just make sure to avoid spamming or soon enough you will have to close down you business due to complaints.

5. Articles

If you put quality content in the form of articles in your website along with your products and services, search engines will have to index your website. Getting you website indexed by popular search engines means more traffic for you.

6. Forums

Expand your Internet network is through joining forums that mainly discusses stuff regarding or related to your products and services. Actively posting responses or answers and asking relevant information will build your reputation as that forum’s member and boost your company’s visibility through your signature files. These signature files are those that go with your every post. Links to your website could be included in this signature.

Visit my website below and request the FREE ebook that can help you build your online business presence.

Have a great week,

Beverly Blankenship

http://www.formerbrokemom.com

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How To Advertise Free Online

Good Morning Women In Business!

Trusting you had a great weekend and ready to learn how to advertise for free online!

We have been learning how to market online with blogs, articles, and different social media sites to grow your home based business.  So, today I want to share how to advertise for free and give you a few online advertising sites.

You can do a search online for “Free Advertising Sites” and post your item or business opportunity.  It would be good to go to http://www.alexa.com and see how the advertising site is rated and if it would be worth your time to use that site.  When you post the ad be sure to stumble it at  http://www.stumbleupon.com to send it across the internet.

Watch this video with Dale Calvert on learning to write ad copy for the ads you want to post!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRO9RpEVpuY&feature=related

http://www.slideshare.net/dalecalvert

Here are a few sites to get you started:

http://www.craigslist.org

http://www.adlandpro.com

http://www.kijiji.com

http://www.backpage.com

http://www.oodle.com

http://www.adpost.com

http://www.inetgiant.com

http://www.epage.com

http://www.salespider.com

Be sure to use your keywords in the ad title as well in the ad.  Also, renew the ad when it expires because the more your information is seen the more exposure you are getting!

Hoping this will help grow your business.  Be sure to visit my website and get the free ebook!

Have a great week,

Beverly Blankenship

http://www.momssuccessfulbiz.com

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Search Engine Marketing

Happy Good Friday!

Women in Business, are you ready to learn more on search engine blogging?  Today, I am sharing a lengthy article on search engine blogging that I think will be very beneficial.

All bloggers know that a well-written, entertaining
and focused blog can generate huge volumes of traffic
from visitors. This is one of the basic learnings in
blogging: blogs should be focused and centered on a
topic and other related issues.

Search engine marketing is simply the process of
getting your blog and its content sufficiently high
ranking in several search engines for your keywords.
This would enable your content to generate more
visitors to your site from SERPs or Search Engine
Results Pages. Attention-grabbing content titles and
sites help users to feel compelled to click on your
link in the search engine results pages and eventually
visit you.

Additionally, search engine marketing needs a Web site
that is optimized for search engines. Normally, this
is a Web site that can display a configuration setting
that makes it look interesting to search engine
spiders. In turn, the spiders will visit the site and
look at your content. After doing this, the spiders
then pick up significant keywords, which determine the
characteristic of your page. Lastly, the content
returns to the search engines for the purpose of being
indexed.

Enhancing Search Engine Marketing

Nowadays, blogs are making tons of small news Web
sites or mini content centers that contain significant
information and links. Compared in the past, search
engines visit major news Web sites since they were the
ones who were the ultimate sources for the newest
content to be found online. Blogs have outpaced
several media outlets online due to their capability
to deliver and publish fresh information to the public
faster.

The key in getting noticed more by the search engines
is to publish faster. Since search engines looks for
the freshest, high value and relevant information, it
is important for you to publish frequently. This would
get your blog more visits from major search engines
and others.

Blogs have a natural relationship with search engines.
Since blogs are natural search engine magnets, the
search engine spiders will visit your blog often if
they detect an update from it. In addition, the
content of your blog does not have to wait for months
before getting into search engine result pages but
instead, your content will be displayed in a matter of
hours or days.

It is important to know how much the search engine can
do for your blog. Blogs should be frequently updated
to allow the search engine spider to visit you often,
since they are normally programmed to visit your blog
as often as you publish fresh contents.

Reasons Why Blogs Rank Well in Search Results

Firsly, blogs are designed to meet the demands for
search traffic and search engines. Blogs are also
highy significant in their niches and are considered
as the best sources of the most up-to-date information
online. More so, blogs can be keyword optimized.
Keyword optimization helps blogs achieve high rankings
in search engine results. Additionally, wisely
distributing the keywords evenly on the content can
also help your blog rank easily on search engine
results.

Compared to Web sites, blogs are also text-rich
publishing tools. This only means that the code used
by blogs is light weight. This makes your blog’s
content highly visible to search engines. Search
engine spiders can visit your blog frequently and
crawl over your content faster because of greater
clarity. This clarity provides a vivid interpretation
of what the content of your blog is all about!

Have an Awesome Easter!

Beverly Blankenship

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