How to Create the Perfect Blog Post

Blogging is not something that happens by accident. It is a skill that includes a process. Here are the key factors that go into creating “The Perfect Blog Post.” Use an Enticing Headline The title or headline is the first thing that people will see and it’s what shows up in search results, emails and […]

Blog – Online Marketing Term of the Week

Blog noun: A website or web page where an individual or individuals record opinions, updates, news and other timely information. verb: To add new material, news updates and/or other information to a webpage or blog.  

Blogging Should be Your First Social Media Platform

There are many social media “gurus” out that would have you believe that your first step into social media should be Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn or maybe something else. Many will even tell you can skip building a website and use one of these platforms as your main internet presence. There are so many choices […]

Simplified Blogging – Blogging Before the Internet Age

Think blogging is new. This is what it looked like before the internet age.

The Internet in 60 Seconds

60 seconds may not seem like much time at all, but look at what happens online every 60 seconds.

SEO Best Practices for Blogging

I recently had a client ask about SEO best practices for creating title tags for blog posts for their network of bloggers. Currently when the title and link to each blog post shows up in their network it shows a very generic title that gives very little indication to what the post is really about. […]

Is Mashable Subtly Convincing People to Say Nice Things About Them?

I came across this today when I was reading a post on Mashable.com and I found it a bit curious. I guess you can interpret “constructive” as constructive criticism, but it sort of comes across as “say nice things so the community will like you?” What do you think is this a good practice or […]

Introducing TriStarr Staffing’s New and Improved Blog

I’m happy to announce the launch, or I guess I should say “re-launch” of the TriStarr Staffing blog. TriStarr Staffing is one of our oldest clients. We’ve worked with them in many different areas of internet marketing including; SEO, Social Media, Website Analytics and Pay Per Click Adverting. Today we are launching their new and […]

How To: Five Things You Can do With Social Media Marketing

So you made the resolution to get a social media plan off the ground in 2011. Great! It’s already January 4, so let’s get started! Social media marketing is the newcomer to the marketing scene and continues to be a hot topic. Many companies fail when they attempt to leverage it as a marketing tool. […]

Official Release of WordPress 3.0 “Thelonsious” (Video)

The new version is a combination of WordPress and Wordpress Multi-User (WPmµ). Bringing the best of blogging and multiple blog platforms together.