I use ahrefs for my growth hacking and its a great tool. Keyword research and backlinks are the backbone of SEO and this post offers great insights on how to look for and execute on your keyword strategy.
Learn how to setup your Facebook profile, how to analyze your content and other useful tips and tricks for growing your Facebook fan base. Facebook can be one of your most effective traffic drivers.
Social Media is maybe the most important distribution channel for marketers today. This study point out the importance of social media in peoples buying habits and shares what not to do, to strengthen your social media distribution strategy.
A nice set of guidelines to follow for your Twitter Marketing. Use of images, polls and click to action examples are extremely effective. My only recommendation is that in a global village someone is always watching.
Many people believe that posting through social apps like Agropulse, Buffer and Hootsuite, have negative effect when posting on Facebook and other social networks. The author compares his study with other studies and concludes that the opposite is true!
An excellent and detailed guide to targeting customers on Facebook. See how to use the Facebook audience targeting tools, and mind mapping techniques to find the best target for your products and solutions.
You spend a lot of time, money and effort to get people to your landing pages, but how do you get them to convert and take action on filling out your forms, and giving you their data. Read this post to learn how
All links are not equal. It is more important to find hi quality websites. But how. Learn 6 techniques for boosting your domain authority and optimize for search. Our Kurator extension for chrome is a great tool to execute on these strategies.
Learn how to plan, set goals and find Micro Influencers. Post talks about the program social rank to ID the rights persons you want to target to build your network and execute on your marketing strategy.
Excellent study to understand how people search online. Hundreds of marketing statistics and metrics on social media, content marketing, lead generation, email marketing, SEO, sales, and more.
Bots are an excellent way to engage users on your website and now basically on any social channel. This post offers some good ideas for enhancing your marketing strategy with Bots, using Bots for team collaboration, selling products with some excellent examples.
Find out what it takes, to build effective backlinks to your site, and the pros and cons of buying backlins? Furthermore, learn about the tricks being used, and find out if they actually work?
Reddit is one of the most powerful social networks with huge potential. Redditor's have their own culture and shameless marketing is frowned upon. Finding effective ways to get traction is a great way to find targeted leads. Try this method.
Excellent idea for getting your post on Linkedin in front of tens of thousands of people for free. This is an excellent example of growth hacking and lead generation using linkedin.
How long should your post be? Are all industries the same? How should you format your posts? How do people interact with your post. Get answers to these important questions with detailed stats for an effective content strategy.
Great post. First learn how facebook algorithms work, then get practical tips on how to design your posts to get more engagement. Video should be a critical part of your strategy, but tone matters too.
Great post. Offers detail examples on basic understanding of Facebook algorithm, what types of posts work best, timing, various free analytic tools to measure your Facebook engagements.
To make your blog successful, you need to spend 20% writing and 80% promoting your post. As usual Neil offers some excellent statistics and practical ideas for how you should think about your blog post and where and how to promote them.
One of the ways Google is working to improve search, is to highlight Topic clusters. Sites that offer relevant content on one page. Our KBucket pages are a form of topic clusters with "Rich Snippet" tags.
In this post Neil point out that brand mentions can do the same thing as link building for your SEO and google ranking. Learn all the different ways you can get a brand mention.
To get ranked in Search engines you need to pay attention to how search engines can better understand the information on your website. Rich snippets; are the meta data that let the search engine know exactly how your data is structured on your website. We have designed our KBucket pages, so that every element on the page is marked by a rich snippet tag. This will help improve your seo.
This post breaks down blogging into 114 actionable copy-writing tips you can use for writing headlines, web pages, blog posts, call to actions, emails, ads, sales pages, video sales letters, value propositions, testimonials, and more.
SEO has many components, including keyword optimization and backlinks, but Domain Authority (DA) is another ranking factor. In this post learn about DA, analytics tools and techniques that help you improve your DA ranking.
LinkedIn groups are a great way to connect with like minded professionals to promote your products and services and ask for assistance. Here are guidelines for creating, managing and participating inLinkedIn groups.
Reddit looks a little confusing and out of date, and it takes a little guidance to learn, but it is an important channel for your marketing strategy. This is a great "how to" to get started.
Next to content, title tags are the most important element of an SEO strategy. Paying attention to your title tags, will produce big results for your SEO strategy. This post offers you the essentials for making Title tags work for you.
Excellent post, talks about the difference between direct keyword research vs competitor keyword research and then compares 4 of the best tools on the market based on search results.
All websites should worry about SEO, and ways to improve their ranking through search engines. Structured meta data is a powerful method of telling search engines more about your content. This post does a good job in teaching you what this all means. Our KBucket pages are all structured and will help you with your SEO.
This article is the reason why I curate so many how-to articles from experts in the industry. A list of steps amounts to a process. Successful leaders will not only define a process, but they will have the confidence to change it, quickly, based on results.
Great advice on what tools to use for your marketing and why? Neil always provides great examples for his assertions. If you are blogging for your businsess you should follow his example.
This is an excellent case study with specific metrics for building and growing your organic traffic and hence your SEO. The study focuses on 3 completly different sites, e-commerce, B2B software and Hospitality with similar results
Facebook messenger gets almost an 80% open rate. So using messenger to connect with your audience should be on top of your list. Here is a step by step guide to get started with your messenger growth hacking.
Every social network has its own culture. Product Hunt is an effective place to get traction. This post shows you all you need to do to get more than 1000 upvotes for your product on product hunt.
Humans react to certain impulses. These impulses are triggered through words. Learn how to get engagement out of your quizzes. This study analyzed 145 quizzes with 100K social shares.
In 2015 51% of website traffic is through mobile. This post explains how to optimize your website and therefore your SEO for mobile viewing. Get some excellent design ideas for your mobile content here.
In order to optimize your site and your marketing strategy, you need to undestand how users engage with your site and content. This article provides for basic and important metrics to monitor for both understanding and optimizing your inbound marketing strategy.
If you want to make money from your blog you need to look beyond Adsense and into a service type endeavor. This post offers detailed strategies with examples and tools to monetize your blog. If you have a SaaS company and are looking for warm leads engaging bloggers and rewarding them with affiliate dollars may be a good strategy.
Excellent charts on the benefits of Social Media marketing, a tip on measuring your inbound traffic with google analytics and advice on what channels to use to get the most shares. Turns out that the length of your posts has a direct correlation to the number of shares you get.
If you spend a lot of time and money inviting people to your house, but fail to make them feel comfortable, they will probably not come back. See how to make your Facebook page more engaging.
Will inbound traffic help your SEO? This study found that referral traffic from an authority site like Reddit positively impacted their Google search rank. The spike helped the site improve its keyword ranking.
Growth hacking starts with experimentation. Each business is different, but the approach to Growth Hacking is not! This article offers 4 excellent examples plus the theories behind their approach.
Net Promoter Score (NPS) is a metric that you need to build in order to identify your promoters and then engage them to promote your software or services. This article explains the concept and offers strategies for your growth hacking.
Trending hashtags will grow the reach of your message by a large factor. This post explains the requirements and Twitter's algorithms for architecting a successful growth campaign. Our SocialSeeder platform let's you engineer trending hashtags at will!
Outside of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and instagram there are some other powerful social networks like medium, Reddit, Soundcloud, Google+ and a few others that you should consider to grow your inbound traffic. All these sites have a string community and allow you to tap into brand new audience.
So lets say you want to write a blog post that ranks. How do you go about selecting the right keywords, with the purpose of beating your competition for SEO. This post will give you an effective strategy.
Very innovative marketing technique for using specific keywords to drive search traffic to your website. By using the year in your keyword strategy you can rank high in search results and generate tens of thousands of visitors.
Every marketer needs to watch this video. This is a master course in branding. Simon explains the concept of the Golden Circle - Why, How and What. If you brand in the right direction you will set yourself apart!
Most companies, including mine offer video tutorials and promotional material. Learn how to optimize your YourTube videos for Google Search like length of description and keyword optimization
Keyword analysis is key to getting Organic traffic to your site. I use ahrefs for my SEO and highly recommend. This post teaches you how to analyze Keyword ranking factors using ahrefs. Even if you use other tools, you can still learn about what to look for.
Very well written and detailed guidelines for optimizing your website. Does no-follow help your SEO. What's better when it comes to backlinks, quality or quantity? What about Affiliate paid link? Great post!
As social distribution channels like Facebook become more successful for reaching your target audience they also become more expensive, whats the fall back? What are the challenges of Account Based Marketing, or targeting your most likely purchasers? What are the challenges with Big Data?
Contests are a great tool to expand your reach beyond your immediate audience by asking people to share the contest on their wall when they enter. Here are good tips to consider when drafting a contest.
This is the practice of building individual URL's to rank for lots and lots of keywords. This is referred to as a Keyword spread and is a measurement of the pages organic reach and visibility. Our curated KBucket pages are a solution for this SEO technique.
Social is over taking search as the source of traffic and Facebook is the leading platform. A great explanation of how Facebook algorithms work plus very useful tips on what, how and when to post to boost your Facebook traffic.
If you want to succeed, learn from successful people. Leonard Kim grew his followers to 300K and is offering his insights for how to influence people. Learn first what not to do and best practices for building your influence tree.
Find out what techniques to use in order to compete with big brands using search. When searching google the paid clicks are only 15% of the total clicks. 60% of the clicks are organic. Learn how you can use this to grow your business.
Its not easy to get to major influencers in your industry, but you can target micor influencers and build your campaign one step at a time. Five excellent tips on how to find micro influencers
Its getting harder to reach potential clients. Social Media Platforms are making it increasingly difficult to reach new users for free. Brand Ambassadors are an effective and powerful way to engage with your potential customers.