4 Ways to Survive a Social Media Disaster

By on February 9th, 2016

More than 90% of businesses maintain two or more social media channels. So, it’s no surprise that companies experience social media disasters. That’s when a post with insensitive comments (mostly due to ignorance or poor judgment) goes viral and destroys your brand’s message. Businesses aren’t usually prepared to handle the intensity of a full-scale online communication crisis. Worse yet, they may find that their response only escalates the situation. Learn…

10 Expert Tips For Creating Content People Will Love

By on February 8th, 2016

So you’ve just spent days researching and creating that blog, infographic or SlideShare. It may have gotten hundreds of shares after you’ve published it. Or, maybe it didn’t get a single response at all. You may be scratching your head and asking yourself, “What makes for good content?” To help you answer that question, Venngage asked 46 content marketing experts to share their tips for creating great content (in full…

Three Actionable Tactics That Can Help You Make Six Figures As A Freelancer

By on February 6th, 2016

Today I’m going to show you some of the tactics I used to build a freelance business that last year did more than $250k in revenue. And this was accomplished without spending any money on advertising through efforts like Adwords, Facebook or LinkedIn. But before I get into that, let me give you a bit of background on myself. My name is Ross Simmonds and I’m a digital marketing strategist,…

8 Tips on Creating Content to Be Shared on Social Media

By on February 5th, 2016

Every entrepreneur, blogger, and website owner is aware of the importance of social media content strategy. If you don’t make yourself visible for a greater audience, you won’t reap the benefits of your online presence. Without superb content, you won’t promote your brand in a good way. You realize you need high-quality articles, blog posts, and social media statuses, but are you aware of the ‘shareability’ factor? You need to…

9 Ways To Improve Your Content Marketing SEO Ranking

By on February 4th, 2016

Content marketing for SEO ranking is still a major priority for marketers across brands. It makes sense – think about it. When was the last time you searched for anything online, be it business insights or hotel reviews, without going to Google? According to the Content Marketing Institute’s B2C Content Marketing 2015: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends, 62% of content marketers look at their website traffic when measuring success. Additionally, 39% believe that content…