Content marketing is not king of trust

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Content marketing is very useful, but rarely for establishing trust and clinching a sale. “Content is king.” Who could have guessed that those prophetic words by Bill Gates would today be such a well-worn…

Four Ways To Get Your Retail Business Online

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. It’s almost comical to imagine it, but there are still a ton of businesses that are not online.  I know, right?  That includes retailers.  But it is never too late to get online and…

What if Google doesn’t rule the world?

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. While getting your site burnt to the ground in Google search is undeniably a huge setback, it is not the end of the world. Before abandoning your website, consider the alternatives to Google search…

TrueTwit marketing is evil genius

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Why does every story have to have an evil genius? TrueTwit has done something visionary, but you’ll have to get past my rant first. I am impressed by something TrueTwit is doing these days,…

Use The ‘Puppy-Dog Close’

By Rich Whittle on December 23, 2013 in Ideas Sydney Barrows at Entrepreneur.com reports letting customers take your product home on a trial basis may clinch the sale. Take the so-called puppy-dog close, one of the most powerful sales techniques ever invented (and it’s totally based on customer experience). This is how it works: A…

Increasing Your Social Circle with Online Gaming

By Dane Carlson on December 21, 2013 in Guest Posts We are all aware that online gaming is massive, but it isn’t always clear why. One of the biggest draws of online gaming is the fact you are introduced to like-minded people. You get the opportunity to play either with or against people you wouldn’t…

Start A Home Based Wedding Related Business

By Dane Carlson on December 29, 2013 in Ideas Work at Home Business Opportunities: How To Start A Home Based Business Related To Wedding Planning. Business Opportunities Weblog editor and publisher Dane Carlson lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, just 15 miles from Yosemite National Park. He accidentally became a professional blogger in…

Click Here! Two action words worth using

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Some people will tell you to avoid linking with “Click here” as anchor text.  But look what you would be missing. If you are old enough to remember the olden days when SEO was…

They Invented a Better Cardboard Box

By Dane Carlson on January 2, 2014 in Ideas While some inventors and innovators are working toward building greener cars, better batteries, smaller computers, or more powerful renewable energy solutions, others are reinventing some of the everyday things that we take for granted, such as the ubiquitous cardboard box. Click here to see the video.…