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How to Use Free Telephone Conferences to Build Your Online Readership

Posted By erikemanuelli on Marketing - Teleconferencing has been around for many years. Ever since more than one person could be on a line, people have used telephones to have meetings with one another. For the purposes of building an online readership, teleconferencing can be used to attract listeners, highlight experts and put your brand in front of people who otherwise might not have heard of your business.

We’ve talked a lot in the past about different ways to pull readers to your website, including using Twitter chats and promotional groups. Teleconferencing is a bit different than webinars, because you don’t have the visual elements you’d have with a webinar, which is more of a video conference.

A telephone conference can be used in a number of ways to reach out to your readers.

A Business Guide To Blog Sponsorships and SEO

Posted By erikemanuelli on Blogging - Business needs, blogger needs, Google’s needs – it can be difficult to marry the three without hiccups. Sometimes, the world of sponsorships is marked with controversies.

Here is a guide on how to break the sponsorship cycle and win-win (you and your blogger, too).

The Top 6 Ad Tech Companies You Need to Know

Posted By erikemanuelli on Technology - Don't believe the critics: The future of advertising technology is bright. Companies spent over $500 billion spent globally on advertising in 2016, and there's a wealth of ad tech companies uncovering innovative ways to reach modern consumers.

Here are six ad tech companies to look out for in 2017. Although advertising trends tend to be short-lived, each of these companies understands the need to evolve and meet the needs of today's publishers and consumers alike.

10 Creative Tips to Become More Productive

Posted By erikemanuelli on Reviews - For most of you folks, blogging probably began as nothing more than a hobby. Writing, sharing and hearing other peoples feedback brings a great sense of accomplishment But the fact is you can make money blogging, if you play your cards well. That is namely the reason why lots of amateur bloggers so to say,...

How to Use Pricing Tiers to Charge More for Your Online Course

Posted By erikemanuelli on Blogging - If you’re interested in creating and selling online courses, this post will show you exactly how to increase your revenue by using a tiered pricing system that will allow your students to pay more for course bonuses and extras.

Here are the five simple strategies you can use to add value to your course and upsell your students.

This CEO Says It's Time To Rethink Your Approach to Video Marketing

Posted By erikemanuelli on Marketing - One-third of online activity is spent watching video.

Think about that.

We have known for a while now that video is only increasing in popularity, but I don't think people truly realize the true influence of video content.

Here's some perspective: did you know that 45% of people watch more than an hour of Facebook or YouTube videos a week? In addition, over half of video content is viewed on a mobile device.

What's interesting, though, are what those stats mean contextually. Think about the churn rate of social content. By the time you've come up with a good idea, created it, and then posted it to your Facebook page or YouTube channel, people are onto the next thing.

Choosing and Using Critical Video Tools to Build Your Blog Business

Posted By erikemanuelli on Blogging - If you’re ready to move past more conventional methods of blog marketing like Facebook and SEO, one of the fastest and easiest ways to build your brand and traffic right now is with streaming video.

5 Magnetic Customer Retention Concepts (+ 15 Tools To Use Now!)

Posted By erikemanuelli on Business - Businesses spend a lot of time and money acquiring each customer. While acquisition is undoubtedly important, it costs up to seven times more to gain a new customer than to keep a current one!

To retain customers in today’s hyper-competitive, digitally-focused business environment that moves at speed, you’ll need preparation and effort – plus a few tricks and tools up your sleeve. And if you need any further convincing “Just a 5% increase in customer retention can boost profits by as much as 125%!”

If you’re looking to better retain your customers (and this should always be a goal) — begin with these five powerful concepts, listed hereafter. Understanding and applying them will mean greater returns and equally lower costs for your company, no matter your industry.

Time to Check Your Tech! New Streamlining Tools to Save Time and Money

Posted By erikemanuelli on Marketing - We've all been there. We get an email announcing the greatest, most important new tech in our industry. THIS one is a real "must have". So we jump on the landing page and get sucked into how this one piece of technology will take our business to new heights.

While using all these tools is certainly beneficial for our business, it’s not exactly smart management. It takes too much time to juggle every tool, every day. That’s why it’s time for a technology check-up. There are many new all-in-one tools that roll everything you need into one easy system. Here’re a few examples to help you get started:

Tips for Successful Businessmen

Posted By erikemanuelli on Blogging - The dream of becoming a successful businessman excites the imagination of millions of people. But not everyone can become entrepreneurs. In this article, we propose to study the habits of people that are successful in business. Try to choose at least one habit and concentrate on it. Perhaps it will contribute to your success and will act as your company incorporation agent.   Calm Daily Morning Ritual Morning – is a very special part of the day, which sets the tone for the rest of the day. Of course, all successful businessmen are aware of its potential and use the

9 Costly Blog Promotion Mistakes to Avoid Like Plague

Posted By erikemanuelli on Advertising - Blog promotion was never easy for me. The fear of getting “too salesy” might have played a role, but more often it was a lack of understanding of my audience and, most of all, a lack of planning.

The truth is, the “how to get visitors to my blog?” question doesn’t have a unique answer. Blog promotion is really a game of analysis, opportunity, and action – and yes, it’s also a game of soft selling, because if you push it too hard, you might lose readers along the way.

The content promotion pitfalls in this post (some from my own experience, others from bloggers I interviewed) are those you should be aware of and avoid like the plague, because they could hinder your reputation and, as a consequence, the growth of your blog. Thousands of Free PowerPoint Templates for Business Presentations

Posted By erikemanuelli on Business - It’s been nearly 30 years since PowerPoint made its humble debut as an application for Mac computers. With a stroke of luck PowerPoint was picked by Microsoft and became a part of the Microsoft Office suite.

With an estimated 1 billion installations worldwide, PowerPoint is now doubt the leading presentation software with a range of default templates ready for use for the average presenter. This, however, also means that millions of business presenters end up using the same templates! has a mammoth archive of more than 10,000 Free PowerPoint Templates.