Top 5 Available Open Source eCommerce CMS

When you discuss about online life and PHP development, having an efficient and reliable Content Management System is becoming more of a need than an option today. We all make use of content management systems for managing various contents online like news articles, blogs, manuals, sales guides and marketing brochures, blogging, building and maintaining websites, […]

How to Curate Content without Regurgitation

As a webmaster, coming up with creative, interesting and original content on a daily basis is no easy task. Sometimes it feels like it doesn’t matter how hard you try to beat other bloggers or webmasters to post great content first, because you somehow always manage to fell behind in Google rankings or page views. […]

Blogging and Taxes: Getting your Taxes Done on Time

Being a freelancer is a serious business on its own and so are the taxes that go with gigs like blogging. Yes, taxes are not fun, they can snuff the life out of you if they’re all left undone. But really, all you need is to devote a day or even a couple of hours […]

8 WordPress blogs you should bookmark

We love using WordPress around these parts, and if you’re not already doing so, we have a feeling you will too. Whether you’re a professional or a newbie, make sure you’re reading these resources that get you more acquainted with inner workings of this versatile blogging and content management system. Code Poet If you’ve been […]

Do You Tie in Your Blog With Your Social Media?

Many businesses may wonder why their Facebook or Twitter profiles don’t seem to be growing like they should. At first, they may seek to blame the employee or consultant that is responsible for updating and maintaining the profiles. However, before putting blame on the social media content provider, it may be time to look at […]

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How to Get Your Content Shared Via Social Media

Many companies and bloggers create content with the hopes of it going viral– that is, having it shared with thousands (if not millions) of online users around the country and the world. However, the so-called mystery of how to make content popular on social media sites and otherwise continues to be something to be solved. […]

The 3 Needs of Bloggers

As part of a leadership course I’m teaching, I was recently prepping to teach a section on motivation theory. One modern theory was developed in the early 1960’s by David McClelland. Entitled the “Three Needs Theory,” this is built on the assumption that we all have three motivating drivers, and one of these will be […]

How Social Media Involvement Can Help Your Company’s SEO Efforts

Both Bing and Google are now using social media activity to help shape and determine search engine results pages (SERPs). This is based off the notion that a user will be more interested in seeing content that their friends and others in their social network have already shared or read versus content that hasn’t been […]

The Best Free iPhone Applications for Social Media Marketing

More and more consultants and professionals in the internet and social media marketing realm are using their smartphones (especially the Apple iPhone) to stay connected and maintain their online presence. There are several social media marketing applications available for the iPhone for free that can allow a social media marketing consultant or professional to stay […]

Don’t Overlook These 5 SEO On-Page Factors

Panda is not all about content. Since Panda came about and kung fu kicked everyone’s poor quality websites down the search results, all people are shouting is that ‘content is king’. No, not true. You, the person handling the overall SEO campaign, is king. The content is just part of the overall picture and really, […]