While it seems as if Google Analytics has become the de facto installation for web analytics, giving Google your data may not always be a good thing. Piwik Web Analtyics does just about the same job but from the safety and privacy of your own server.
There are multitudes of bots out there, and they're not all as friendly as this guy. Evil Robots Want In On Your Web Party "Wait. What's a bot?" you might ask. A bot is a piece of automated software with a set of predetermined functions. On the web, robots are also referred to as crawlers, […]
By now, everyone knows that a business must have a web presence to remain competitive. The question is how to make the most of a business blog so you get a positive ROI. If you, your CEO, or marketing manager is unsure of the benefits of blogging, consider the following advantages of growing a business […]
Fact: content is king Fact: blogging is important to search marketing Fact: good content attracts relevant traffic Fact: good content grows qualified leads So you ask yourself; "How do I create content people love? Where do I come up with the ideas?" Fact: in-house 1) Your Buyer Persona A buyer persona is a semi-fictional representation […]
Digital marketers place a lot of emphasis on conversions – and for good reason. Conversions (or desired actions that you want your users to take, such as downloads or sales) represent success. But of course, success doesn't end there. You've now created a relationship that needs to be nurtured if you want to guide your […]
The content marketing scene is brimming with big players. Most of them get noticed soon enough because hungry audience are eager for outstanding content. As a self-proclaimed Aha expert, I enjoy following content marketers who have an edge. To name just a few, I'm hooked on Marie Forleo, Gary Vaynerchuk, and the one and only […]
What is your most valuable resource as a website owner? Your visitors. They can provide you with crucial feedback that assists you in making decisions for the future of that site. Whether it is a blog or a business online storefront, you can gain a great deal from listening to what your users have to […]