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Tips, Tricks, Thoughts, and Musings about Web Development and Marketing

Well, there ARE Marketing Techniques For Social Media

I found this great article this morning on Twitter: http://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/6307/bid/6039/stop-wasting-time-with-social-media.aspx I had a few thoughts I wanted to share about it since I agree with the author about monetization. I'm glad I'm not the only...

Link Building Tactic – How to Volunteer Your Time

One of the best ways to get ahead in life is simply volunteering your time. This is a time-tested lesson; providing personal time to assist others opens up new opportunities, builds new bridges and forges new relationships. In the book "Rich Dad Poor Dad", the author...

Your Biggest Mistake is a Failure to Act

I found a quote the other day from Teddy Roosevelt, one of the most successful progressive U.S. Presidents.  It gave me some thoughts on how I've learned to adjust my working habits in the past year or so. Teddy got his hands dirty in all sorts of social public and...

Three P’s of SEO and Why You Will Fail Without Them

Anyone who has taken Marketing 101 learned the “4 P’s of Marketing” – Product, Place, Promotions, Price.  These elements are the foundation of marketing basically anything. How does SEO fall into this mix?  SEO is a form of promotion, a sort of “underhanded” form of...

Search Engine Land’s 36 SEO Myths

I read a pretty good post sent to me last week on 36 SEO myths on Search Engine Land by Stephan Spencer at Covario.  It's a good list that anyone learning SEO should read, there's good data in here and I agree a lot of false, ill-contrived, or dated information still...

Quicklist – Favorite WordPress Plugins

There are thousands of plugins for Wordpress, but you should have a list of “core” plugins that you use in most installations.  Here are a few of the most useful ones I’ve found that typically end up using  because they’re just too darn useful. Feel free to mention...

FireFox Plugins Every Web Developer or Web Promoter Should Have

Here is a running list of my favorite FireFox plugins. If you don’t have them, find them today! This a running list of my absolute favorites. If you have more, please feel free to comment below. I’ll continue to add the most useful ones to this list. 1) FireFTP –...