February 3, 2014
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Why Self-Promotion Feels Like Dental Surgery

This might not be a connection that you've previously made, but for some individuals self-promotion just doesn't come naturally and in many ways this could be similar to a visit to the dentist’s office. (more…)
January 30, 2014
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Freelancing: How to Sell a Service Online

The “make money online” craze has swept up a lot of people, and with good reason. The promise of golden riches in the online wild west is hard to resist – but caution is necessary.…
January 28, 2014
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What’s More Important To You? Website Traffic or Newsletter Subscribers?

Image Courtesy: © Joan Campderrós-i-Canas   On the surface, it seems like such an obvious choice. Of course more website traffic is important!   The more people who visit your website, the more sales you’ll…
January 23, 2014
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Copyrighted Content: Is Your Site Content Illegal?

  So, you were surfing the web and found the coolest image you’ve ever seen. You decide it’s perfect for your web site and you either pop it on yourself or hand it to a…
January 21, 2014
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How To Make Online Friends Not Followers

One of the biggest problems with communication these days is that it is mostly happening online. Social Media accounts are used as a tool to generate traffic and not necessarily build relationships. If you want…
January 16, 2014
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4 Simple Ways to Speed Up Your Website

Dial-up has faded into the past – these days, people want (and expect) web pages to load quickly. People want to feel in control, not subject to computer hassles.   To be frank, a slow…
January 14, 2014
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5 Business Blogging Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

A lot of bloggers don’t realize that when it comes to business blogging, the usual blogging rules don’t apply. It’s only when they realize that the usual practices aren’t working that they start wondering why.…
January 9, 2014
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Why Your Direct Emails Are Being Ignored

©GL Stock Images Email Marketing could be rather tricky, especially when you want to introduce your new business to the public. It’s hard not to spam every single contact you know with direct emails, but…
January 7, 2014
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WordPress Plugins: The Bare Essentials

WordPress is one of the world's premier content management systems, powering over 18% of the web. The platform's popularity stems in part from its deep repertoire of user-generated plugins, which boost functionality and efficiency for…