SEO Help for Small Business

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Tell Your Business Story, One Blog Post at a Time…

Mike Allton [one of my new favorite bloggers] writes: Since pre-historical times, people have been using the art of storytelling to communicate. Cavemen drew pictures on cave walls depicting great hunts and deeds. As language developed, oral tradition started, where people would tell and retell the same stories over and over again to communicate their history and […]

9 Steps to Be a Thought Leader

Susan Harrow writes: So many people call themselves thought leaders now – but they aren’t. To be a thought leader takes some doing. It’s not so much about being original as it is about putting things together in an original way. It comes down to packaging your knowledge, skills, abilities, experiences, and yes, your thoughts […]

What is a blog?

What is a blog? It can be everything and it can be nothing. As the Bard said “Nothing is good or bad but thinking makes it so”. During my blogging career, I estimate that I have created between 15 and 20,000 blog posts on every topic from A-to-Z — most of them, unfortunately, ineffective… In […]

Why no one is reading your blog…

You want to throw a party and have lots of people show up. You want to have a successful blog but you want people to read it. It’s a trick So here’s the trick (and it really is a mental trick).  You have to write a blog post like someone is reading it…even if no […]

“What the hell am I supposed to write about?”

Image via Wikipedia I’m a huge fan of blogging for small businesses — after all, it has worked so well for me! This question invariably comes up sooner or later… “What the hell am I supposed to write about, I own a {insert your small business here}? Really, who cares about your flower shop, bike […]