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4 Cool Gifts for Tech Geeks for the Holiday Season

Posted By erikemanuelli 5 days ago on Technology - Holiday spending is estimated to hit $1 trillion this year, with PwC estimating that the average consumer will spend $1,250 on gifts, travel and entertainment.

Speaking of gifts, it's never too early to think about what presents you'll give your beloved geek friends. Rather than procrastinate and be caught in the last-minute shopping rush, you can get a head start working on that list right now. Besides, Thanksgiving weekend is also just around the corner, meaning you can take advantage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales to score the best deals.

How To Optimize Your Site For Voice Search

Posted By erikemanuelli 6 days ago on SEO - As of January 2018, there were already over a billion voice searches per month, according to Alpine.AI research.

And as new tools and technologies come out, people will only become more encouraged to use it. Comscore predicts that half of all searches will be voice searches by 2020.

Here’s everything you need to know about optimizing for voice search now.

Why Their Users Was Key to MotoCMS Success

Posted By erikemanuelli 7 days ago on Business - MotoCMS, well-known as the quick website builder, has been around in the website builder game for quite some time. Their journey towards their current success was one paved with a clear goal for being a platform that provides a website building experience that users can enjoy.

Now at its tenth year, we take a look at the unique company and how they managed to be one of the best website builders for those who want a simple playground to build a blog, eCommerce store, or a website.

3 (Data-Backed) Digital Marketing Trends You Must Prepare For by 2019

Posted By erikemanuelli 21 days ago on Marketing - As we rapidly approach 2019, are you confident your marketing strategy is robust enough to contend with your competitors’ plans?

Unfortunately, it appears that the Digital Marketing landscape is saturated. So, to truly succeed, you need to find a way to stand out.

It’s no longer viable to just ‘do marketing’; customer expectations are increasingly higher, while B2B technology (specifically martech) floods our world. You must design a clear-cut Digital Marketing strategy that utilizes the best methods and tools to specifically suit your business.

Use resources like this to guide you through the noise…

Here is a selection of fundamental changes to keep in mind, spanning both audience-focused and technology-orientated trends.

Find Best Website Hosting (2018)

Posted By erikemanuelli 26 days ago on Hosting - To evaluate a web host, my team and I use an 80-point rating checklist and look into six main aspects of its service: host performance, features, after sales support, user-friendliness, company reputation & customer care policy, and price.

Based on our findings, the following are the 10 best hosting services in 2018.

Note that this is not a ranking table / list – these web hosts are built for different types of users and websites – what’s right for me might not suit your budget and/or requirements.

8 Steps to How to Make a Website – The Ultimate DIY Guide

Posted By erikemanuelli 29 days ago on Blogging - You can learn how to make a website and then create something awesome for your business or project all on your own.

The DIY approach (no coding skills required) that we’re presenting here is incredibly budget-friendly. In fact, you can build and run your website for as little as ~$60 annually.

Here’s how to make a website on your own, step by step.

Ways to Grow Your Website Like a Business

Posted By erikemanuelli 32 days ago on Blogging - How do you grow your website like a business?

Unfortunately, the answer is not that simple. There are a number of factors that you need to take into account, beyond than just creating the website itself.

We break down all the important steps that you’ll need so that your website runs and performs like a good business.

How to REALLY Make Money with Sponsored Posts (2018 Update with Resources)

Posted By erikemanuelli 33 days ago on Make Money - There are different ways you can monetize your website, like selling or placing ads and offering your products or services.

One of the most lucrative ways to make money with your blog is definitely with sponsored posts.

In this post, I am going to give you some tips to generate income with sponsored reviews and I’ll present you four interesting resources I use with success.

25 Gorgeous Web Safe Fonts for Your Website

Posted By erikemanuelli 38 days ago on Blogging - Whether you’re an eCommerce store or a budding blogger, the one thing that all websites have in common is the use of text for content. Putting some thought on your displayed text (or typographic design) is unsurprisingly important when creating your site’s overall aesthetic and to ensure its success.

With these 25 gorgeous web safe fonts, you’ll be sure to have an amazing web typography for your website that works all the time.

Check this article!

How to Make More Money Blogging: Niche Ideas & Strategies

Posted By erikemanuelli 48 days ago on Web Traffic - Jerry Low has been making money blogging since 2003.
Do you want to learn from his experience?

In this post, you will find:
- How does blogger make money
- Finding profitable niche
- Getting targeted traffic
- Monetization strategies.

And much more.

Don't miss this long article, where Jerry shares lessons he has learned as a problogger in the last 15 years.

4 Tips to Dominate Google Answer Boxes in 2018

Posted By erikemanuelli 53 days ago on SEO - As much as there is no secret recipe for getting content to appear in Google answer boxes, there are a few SEO housekeeping strategies that you can employ along with a focused content strategy to win this coveted hot spot.

The Simple Privacy (and Cookie) Policy Guide for Website Owners

Posted By erikemanuelli 54 days ago on Marketing - Chances are quite high that you might be (even if you’re not really aware of it) – collecting various forms of information from your visitors, tracking them with analytics, or displaying ads.

For many of these activities, the chances are quite high that you’re required to have a privacy policy.

5 Best Web Hosting for Small Businesses

Posted By erikemanuelli 62 days ago on Business - One of the lessons I’ve learned after reviewing dozens of web hosts is that a good web host might not always be the right web host.


Because different kinds of websites will have different needs.

Some web hosts might be good in certain areas, such as speed, while others might focus on providing a stable server. You need to remember that a “good web host” does not give you a 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Instead, as an owner of a small business website, you need to be aware of what your requirements are. By being cautious and picky about your web host, you can make sure that your business stays online, the way you want it.

And it starts by knowing the must-have features that you’ll need for a good business web hosting.

Get Noticed! 3 Nifty Marketing Automation Hacks to Try Now

Posted By erikemanuelli 64 days ago on Marketing - Get ready to win the battle for precious attention; converting your visitors almost like clockwork, while stunning your competitors all at the same time.

Don’t feel daunted — any business can use slick Marketing Automation to stand out and become more effective.

Sam Hurley shows you where to start in this informative post.