CONTET MARKETING, BLOG TIPS, TIPS FOR YOUR BLOG

Content Marketing: Using your Blog to Drive Sales

In the past, it was quite difficult for a company to communicate with its customers, and most of the interaction came from persuasion through advertising. Nowadays, interaction between company and customer is simplified because of the internet and social media platforms. A blog is a great communication channel where a company has the opportunity to communicate its values, present information, talk about company updates, show its culture, answer questions, etc. In this post we will give tips on how to use your company’s blog to drive sales.

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Content Marketing Tips to Boost Your Strategy

Content Marketing Tips to Boost Your Strategy

Having a content marketing strategy in a marketing basket will help promote a brand, product and website. One of the main reasons behind it, is to showcase, inform and educate the consumer of new products or services, products features, company communications, etc. It is very important to write content with the consumer in mind, and at the same time showing expertise in an industry.

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Social Media Marketing Update - Hootsuite Adds Instagram to Platform

Social Media Marketing Update: Hootsuite Adds Instagram to Platform

Finally! The digital world got really exciting news this past week when Hootsuite announced that Instagram is now integrated in the platform. We are sure a large amount of community managers raised a glass in celebration of the news. Hootsuite integrates various social media platforms allowing users to share posts, interact with other posts, and schedule posts to be shared in the future. People that use Hootsuite understand what a blessing it is to have a place where different profiles, in different social media platforms can be managed from one place.

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SEO, Content Marketing and Addressing Consumer Behaviour

SEO, Content Marketing and Addressing Consumer Behaviour

It seems nowadays everyone owns and uses a smart phone. With free wifi offered in stores, coffee shops, restaurants, etc., it seems like almost everyone has access to an internet connection. It is fair to say that having access to the internet and an object that allows you to browse in it, our behaviour regarding information has changed dramatically. In this post we wanted to talk about consumer behaviour across different platforms, and the reason why SEO is so important when trying to reach your audience.

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best practices for writing blogs

Content Marketing: How To Write Awesome Content for Your Blog Post

It seems nowadays almost everyone has a blog. It is great that people have things to say about a topic, and are actually saying them. Similarly for companies, it is now easier for them to communicate directly with their audience through writing compelling messages in the form of blog posts or social media posts. As a company, there is a level of expertise in its particular industry, and it is important that not only its followers know this, but also search engines. With new search engine algorithms putting high emphasis on expertise and user relevance, it is important to optimize these posts so that the blog posts get rankings. These blogs gives a few tips on how to write relevant, informative and optimized posts.

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Meerkat, Periscope and Social Media Marketing

If you haven’t heard of Meerkat yet, it is an app that allows you to stream live video through your iPhone. The way the app informs its users of a live stream is by sending a push notification to their phone. Meerkat started getting a lot of buzz and success by acquiring over 300,000 users including celebrities such as Jimmy Fallon from the Tonight Show, and Madonna. Also brands such as CNN and Red Bull have taken noticed and started using the app.

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SEO Trends for 2015

As we mention on substruct’s homepage, “showing up” is a key factor when having a website. There are constant updates on search engine’s algorithms to ensure that the content being pushed up in the rankings is relevant to the search queries. With this in mind, we thought we would mention what we found to be important factors in SEO for 2015, in an effort to continue helping websites to “show up.”

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Mobile Marketing for Retail

While working on a project for a client, we found that there is a major trend that is backed by facts and data found in surveys results. We have seen retailers and e-retailers incorporate a digital marketing strategy to their operations for a long time. However, what we kept encountering was a large amount of companies taking advantage of the data available to them and adapting a mobile marketing strategy to their digital efforts. We thought we would provide you with some statistics gathered from one of these surveys.

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Hootsuite’s New Dashboard Update

Hootsuite has updated its dashboard and it looks awesome! We use the dashboard every day, and always thought it was a great product. Somehow, we got lost on how easy-to-use it is and how it simplifies our workload, so we never really thought of its appearance being a factor in the way we felt about it. However, the truth is that, after seeing the new update, it did need a face lift. Most people who use Hootsuite are very satisfied with the product and said great things about it. Their main dislike seemed to be the look of the User Interface and they made sure that Hootsuite knew about this by taking their complaints to Twitter. Here is a video published on Hootsuite’s blog:

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