26Jan

9 Ways to Get Your Startup Funded

Don’t let money stop you from pursuing your dreams. If you want to start your own business but don’t have the funding, you can still get it off the ground in a number of ways. As an entrepreneur myself, I admire anyone who wants to create a company. It’s not […]

24Jan

How to Increase Sales Conversions with Retargeting Strategies

Everyone wants more sales. Regardless of your industry or current situation of your company, increased conversions will help your business grow and prosper. But wanting higher sales conversions and actually getting them are two different things. Sure, your advertising team probably has various content marketing strategies in place. It’s important you […]

22Jan

How to Increase Revenue by Targeting Impulse Buyers

Every consumer is different. Some people like to shop online, and other people prefer shopping in stores. There are customers who spend days or even weeks researching a product before making a purchase, while others buy something without any prior intention at all. This is called an impulse purchase. Believe […]

19Jan

How to Scale Your Lead Generation Through Blogging

I’m a big advocate of blogging. It doesn’t matter what business you have or what industry you’re in, blogging can be used as a lead generation tool. How often do you get unique visitors to your website? Unless you have an ecommerce store, there’s no reason for a prospective customer […]

17Jan

How to Write an Actionable Email Newsletter

Every business needs an email marketing strategy. You constantly need to try to grow your subscriber list so you can engage more and more customers. But what kind of content should you be sending to the people on your email list? Currently, you may be focusing on coupons and other promotions. […]

15Jan

How to Boost Revenue by Optimizing the Customer Experience

The customer is always right. I’m sure you’ve heard this before as the golden rule of business. But what this rule doesn’t encompass is the customer experience. The saying should be: always put the customer first. You may have certain operations and practices in place to make things easy and […]

12Jan

How to Write Blog Post Introductions That Make the Rest of Your Post Irresistible

How many people are actually reading your blog posts? It is reported 43% of readers say they skim through posts. If you want people to consume the content you’re writing, get them hooked during the introduction. Take a second to think about the goal of each article you publish. Are you […]

10Jan

How to Promote Your Event Online Like a Pro

Hosting an event is a great way for businesses to gain exposure. This holds true whether it’s a holiday or a special occasion for your customers, the community, or your industry. You may want to promote an event even if you’re not hosting it. For example, maybe your company will […]

08Jan

How to Boost Conversions by Personalizing Your Website

Every business has room to improve their conversion rates. If you’re looking for a place to start, analyzing your website is the first logical step. While you may have done A/B testing or used some similar techniques in the past to get a surge in conversions, you can take your efforts […]

05Jan

How to Write Instagram Captions That Drive Engagement

Staying active on social media is absolutely necessary if you want your business to be successful. This statement holds true for small, local mom-and-pop stores as well as national chains and global ecommerce sites. Even if you’re not selling a tangible product and just run a blog or something similar, you […]

03Jan

How to Develop a Customer Persona That Improves Conversion Rates

Customers are the lifeline and driving force of your business. Without them, you wouldn’t exist. That’s why you need to spend the time and use various resources to develop a better understanding of your customers’ thinking. The idea is to put yourself in your customers’ shoes—their minds, really. You want […]

29Dec

How to Take and Edit Photos Without Hiring a Professional

No matter what type of business you have, you need to be using high quality images as a promotional tool. You can distribute these pictures across all your marketing channels. Share them on social media profiles such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Add photos to your website to make it […]

27Dec

The Top 9 Marketing Trends to Look for in 2018

The most successful marketers have one thing in common. They find a way to gain an edge over their competitors. Marketers who can analyze the trends and prepare for the future have the best chances of setting their companies up for success. You don’t want to be the last one […]

22Dec

How to Increase Sales by Mastering the Art of Storytelling

Nothing keeps someone on the edge of their seat like a good story. That’s why people love to watch movies, read books, and binge-watch television shows. I know we all have that one friend or family member who tells the best stories around the dinner table. But what if there […]

20Dec

How to Boost Conversions by Tastefully Implementing Scarcity Tactics

Increasing conversion rates is essential for every business. Even if your current numbers are satisfactory, there’s always room for improvement. The problem I see is that too many companies are using the same old and boring strategies. Those methods get stale fast, and they don’t entice your customers to change […]

18Dec

How to Create an Actionable Drip Campaign

I know how much time and effort you put into building your email subscriber list. But growing that list is only half the battle. Now that you have a way to contact these subscribers, you need to make sure your messages trigger a response. I’ve seen many companies having success […]

15Dec

How to Use Surveys and Interviews to Generate More Money for Your Business

Businesses are at the mercy of their customers. The customer determines whether a company thrives, survives, or fails. That’s why you’re spending so much time, effort, and money on various marketing campaigns. Targeting new customers. Trying to retain existing customers. Figuring out how to squeeze some additional profits from your […]

13Dec

How to Ensure Your Company Value Proposition Is Consistent on Every Marketing Channel

Where can your customers reach you? I’m willing to bet you’re active on multiple platforms in addition to having a website and potentially a storefront location. Those of you who don’t have multiple marketing channels have a separate issue that needs to be addressed sooner rather than later. But for now, […]

11Dec

The Top 20 Elements That Add Credibility to Your Website

Before you start trying to drive traffic to your website, you need to master one factor. I’m talking about credibility. Without a credible website, you’ll struggle to get more customers and increase conversions. Plus, credibility shows you’re trustworthy. If you’re offering something without a trusted name or brand behind it, […]

08Dec

How to Boost Sales by Accomodating the Needs of Mobile Users

You don’t need to come up with a complicated marketing campaign as a last-ditch effort to increase your sales revenue. All too often I see businesses drastically slash their prices or run other insane promotions, that aren’t profitable, just to get more sales. Don’t get me wrong. I’m definitely an advocate […]

06Dec

8 Tactics to Increase Sales with Video Content

All businesses can benefit from more sales. Whether your company is thriving or struggling to get by, a sales surge can help you get more cash in the bank. If your current marketing strategies aren’t working or growing stale, I’ve got a solution for you. Produce more video content. Regardless of […]

04Dec

How to Squeeze Revenue from Confirmation Emails

Email is one of the best ways to communicate with your customers. Sending confirmation emails can help establish a stronger relationship with your current clientele. It keeps them in the loop. They won’t have to second-guess whether their order went through or whether an action they completed was successful. That’s […]

01Dec

Customer Acquisition Strategies That Won’t Break the Bank

Getting new customers isn’t always cheap. That’s one of the reasons why I tell businesses to focus on customer retention. With that said, it’s impossible to retain customers if you can’t get them through your doors or to your website in the first place. If you’re a new company without […]

29Nov

How to Create Content More Efficiently with Curation Techniques

I’ve always said that every website should have a blog. Think about how long you’re currently spending to write a blog post. I’m willing to bet it takes you at least a few hours to create each. Sometimes longer posts take up to six or even eight hours. Where do […]