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Moving to VA

Yes, friends. The time has come for my wife and I to move on up out of New Jersey. We found a cute little house in Central Virginia that we're in the process of closing on. If all goes well we'll be moved in mid-late June. As far as I can tell it's a French Country style house on 17 acres. Has a pool, guest house and chicken coop. We're making the move for a ...

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15 seconds of content marketing genius from Alaska

You've heard me say it before, "Brands need to become better storytellers". Well, I finally found a brand that gets it. Watch this enjoyable 15 second instagram video below, then scroll down and I'll tell you why this works. The genius behind the content's name is Kriss. Her screen name is Akmamma, and she blogs about cooking, book reviews and zombies at ...

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You want to master content marketing? Be a talent scout!

Content marketing consists of 5 stages: Strategy Content Development Optimization Distribution Measurement I can do each step fairly well, but not nearly as well as a team of people who specialize in each area. If you're a company looking to improve their content marketing, you'll need to be a talent scout. Let me show you exactly how this works.....

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99% of Empower Network Members make < $200/mo.

Part of managing a large network of bloggers over at Triberr is keeping out the multi-level marketers. We keep a list of "questionable" money making schemes, and one of the most popular right now is the Empower Network. Like any get rich quick scheme, they sell a dream of easy wealth and prosperity. Truth be told, 99% of members make less than $200 a month. At ...

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Influencer Marketing Application Tips

Today Triberr rolls out Influencer Marketing campaigns, and with that begins a blogger revolution. To kick things off, Triberr has 3 active campaigns where over 100 Influencers can take part this month. While that may sound like a lot of spots, we're already seeing hundreds of applications in the first few hours. Here are some tips to help get selected. 1) ...

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7 Tips for Conference Speakers

A few weeks ago I spoke at the Food & Wine Conference in Orlando. I spoke with Nicole Cook about SEO for bloggers, and based on the conference surveys we had one of the top sessions of the event. Here I'll share some tips for giving a great conference presentation. You are there to share wisdom People don't care about data, strategies or tactics unless ...

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The Great Entrepreneurial Trap

Look to the Golden Arches Most of us can cook a better burger than McDonalds, but that doesn't matter. You're never going to put McDonalds out of business by cooking a better burger. That's because McDonalds isn't in the business of making burgers, it's in the restaurant business, which essentially means real estate and logistics. McDonalds owns the most ...

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Startups and Flying Machines

Starting a company is like building a flying machine… The dream of flying is yours, and more than that you believe you can build a machine capable of soaring among the birds.  Sure, your friends think you’re crazy, but that just makes you want it all the more. Readily you begin sketching your idea. It’s a simple concept, wings like an eagle attached ...

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Storytelling for SEO

What makes this photo special? The resolution is low, the background is unpleasing, there is nothing special about this guy... Yet, it's a powerful photo. It's more than a man sitting on debris looking at a photo isn't it? There is a story of pain and grief that's easily told through the photograph. Storytelling is what makes an content great. Whether a ...

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How to Force an Article to go Viral

Your natural tendency when visiting a site is to find what you're looking for then move on.  What do I need to do to get you to take a moment and share this post with your following? Violate Your Schema: Sounds dirty. It's not. When I say, "Violate your schema" what I really mean is, "Make you rethink what you thought to be true". A schema is an outline or ...

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