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Ann Smarty

Turn One Research into Dozens of Awesome Articles!

Alright, full disclosure time: I love doing content research. For some people, it is the most tedious, boring, long and agonizing part of writing for the web. But to me, it’s the quiet fireplace time with my cup of coffee that will get me busy for the next week or so of writing, creating, etc.…


Anna Fox

How To Create Visual Content That Builds Empathy With Your Brand

Visual Content Builds Empathy

“Good politics starts with empathy, proceeds to analysis, then sets out values and establishes the vision, before getting to the nitty-gritty of policy solutions.” ~David Miliband via bqotd.com It’s the same for business… It all starts with building empathy, or in other words, understanding and compassion. And that, in turn, starts with building common ties…


James Malone

15 Top Tools for Creating Amazing Visual Content

Amazing Visual Content

In the wild world of digital marketing,it is not only your contacts and experience that can make or break you! The tools you use that can be a real game-changer and make creating visual content much faster and easier. And this is true for companies, small businesses and marketers. Visuals are no longer just a…



Shane Barker

7 Tools for Creating High-Quality Visual Content

Do you want to kick your social media marketing up a notch, but you don’t know where to start? Visual content could be the answer. Several studies have shown that visual content performs much better than text-based content on social media. In fact, a Chute and Digiday study found that visuals perform, on average, 4.4…


Andy Capaloff

Tools, Apps and Plugins: The Making Of A Website

Tools, Apps & Plugins: The Making Of A Website

It’s simply astonishing just how many tools, apps, plugins and extensions a typical online business is likely to rely on in the background, or specifically use on any given day. I’m guessing that most people reading this will be all too aware of this. We’re always open to knowing how we might upgrade on some…


Ann Smarty

9 Tools That Make You a More Productive Blogger

There is a general rule of thumb that states a blog with quite aggressive content and SEO strategies will take at least 4-6 months to become profitable on any minor scale. Keep in mind this is with continued and consistent effort as well as significant investment of time (and money). How long does it take…


Jan Gordon

How To Use Canva To Create Your Own Infograph

By Mike Allton Have you ever tried to create an infograph? I’m sure you’ve seen many in the wild, amazingly and dynamically delivering statistics and information… and getting incredible amounts of social signals from an increasingly visual online landscape. But if you’re like me, lacking the ability to so much as draw a circle in…


Ron Sela

Can We Really Share Visual Content on Multiple Networks

Visual content is expected to explode in the year 2015. From using visual images to promote a company’s products and services to posting visual content on a landing page, there are many ways and reasons to use visual content on a website. However, for those who are concerned about visual content’s overall place regarding social…


Albert Qian

The 2015 Social Media Prediction Nobody Has Covered Yet

With our New Year’s Day hangover now complete, social media and digital marketers are ready to begin the year. While business for most begins again Monday, social media marketers have been feverishly at work, recapping the past year and predicting what’s to come. Let’s take a look at what marketers – who shall remain unnamed,…


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