Blogging Advice

These posts cover the fine art of blogging, especially as it relates to marketing your business. As with every type of marketing, some strategies will prove more effective than others. Blogging is a great way to set your business apart from the competition, establish yourself as an authority in your field, and increase the leads you get from your website.

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Roofing Contractors: Give Your Customers Something to Talk About with Content Marketing

When somebody calls a roofing contractor, it’s usually because their roof needs repairs or replacement. I know that sounds painfully obvious, but it’s that fact that drives the marketing efforts of most roofing companies. At the risk of oversimplifying things, marketing can be broken down into three broad goals—getting found, getting chosen, and getting talked…continue reading …

2015 Blog Traffic

Anatomy of a Killer Blog Post

We’re pretty pleased (and proud of the fact) that our blog keeps attracting great traffic, and we keep a close watch on performance. It’s interesting to see which blog posts seem to catch fire and spike lots of traffic but then eventually settle down. It’s even more interesting to see those few outliers that get…continue reading …

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How to Find Free Stock Photos That Look Like Paid

Your usual choices on free stock photography sites: pictures of dollar signs falling from the sky, close-ups on two hands shaking, or models who look so perfect in their perfect surroundings they may actually be pod people from Invasion of the Body Snatchers. So we are beholden to Plato Web Design and Red Website Design for…continue reading …

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7 Content Ideas from the Best Doctor Blogs

Good doctor blogging is a lot like good doctoring: Listen to patients and try to meet their needs. Extra points for being funny, warm, thoughtful and, most of all, engaging. Try some or all of these patient-friendly content types on your medical practice blog: 1. Answer frequently asked questions Howard J. Luks, an orthopedic surgeon in…continue reading …