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Blogging Template: Are You Doing It Wrong? Here Are Some Tips

by Andrea Stang

Blogging is easy, right? You just find a topic people are interested in, write up a post, and hit “publish.” Not so fast. The most successful bloggers put a little more thought and effort into streamlining their blogging template. When you have a checklist, it makes producing a blog post easy while also ensuring that you don’t miss any steps. Here’s the process at Prime Concepts Group, along with more detail behind each step.

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Need to Save Time? Here Are 9 Awesome Blogging Tools

by Ford Saeks

No man (or woman) is an island, as they say, so don’t expect to manage your blogging empire alone. Even if you don’t have a team at your beck and call, all hope is not lost. This is the digital age, after all, and there are plenty of blogging tools to help even the solopreneur speed up the writing and publishing process. Here are a few of our favorite resources.

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Blog Schedule Creation In 6 Easy Steps

by Ford Saeks

Most bloggers and business owners know that a blog schedule is helpful. They know that they should develop one. The problem is that the whole process just seems a bit overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be, though. We’ve even provided a free download of our editable Editorial and Social Media Calendar to help you! But before you start, here are some blog schedule ideas that will simplify your digital life.

How to Set Up a Blog Schedule in 6 Easy Steps by Prime Concepts Group Speaking and Marketing

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WordPress Blog Categories and Tags: Demystified: 3

by Ford Saeks

Part 3: To Tag or Not to Tag, That Is the Question…

Welcome to the third and final installment of this series! In Part 1, we discussed how WordPress blog categories and tags function, and in Part 2 we covered guidelines for how to use categories effectively. Now, let’s move on to how to use tags.

In the previous section, I stressed the importance of being strategic in your category creation for both user experience and SEO. The same goes for tags—even more so. Here’s why.

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WordPress Blog Categories and Tags: Demystified: 2

by Ford Saeks

Part 2: How to Use Blog Categories Effectively

In Part 1 of this series, we covered what WordPress blog categories and tags are, and how they help users find the content they want. Now, let’s talk about how best to create and manage your categories—for both user experience and SEO.

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WordPress Blog Categories and Tags: Demystified: 1

by Ford Saeks

Part 1: What Are Categories and Tags For, Exactly?

You’ve just finished writing a post on your WordPress blog. You’ve proofread it, it’s good to go, and you sigh in satisfaction as you go to hit the publish button…

… and, oh, wait. You’re supposed to assign the post to a category and add tags first.

Hmmm.

What are those categories and tags for, anyway? Are they just some kind of internal thing for managing your blog? Do you have to use both of them? Is assigning categories and tags the same as assigning SEO keywords?

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Imitation Is More than Flattery

by Andrea Stang

As with most offices, Halloween is a time to shed the tie and dress up for a day. If you are in our office, taking off my flip flops is what I had to do. Heather Newell (Lady Web Hawk) took imitation to a whole new level. Her depiction of Ford and some great old photos, would have won many awards at local Halloween contests. She went all out and brought some great culture and laughs to a very busy schedule producing results for our clients.

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How to Turn Your Blog Into a Lead Generating Machine

by Ford Saeks

One of the most important components for your website is your blog. Using your blog you are able to position yourself as an expert with valuable content for your target audience which in turn will draw qualified traffic to your website.

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5 Random Things, Will This Get Clicks?

by Ford Saeks

I’ve been tasked with writing a blog post to help drive traffic to our website and I don’t really know what to write about. So I finally just decided to write about five random things to see if using the typical [Insert Number] Tips/Strategies/Ideas to Increase/Drive/Get/Whatever type headline would get any traffic at all. And if this doesn’t work, next time I may go straight to using sensational clickbait and make a post titled “Kim Kardashian’s Gmail Hacked, Here Are All Her Nude Photos.”

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My #1 Web Copywriting Tip

by Ford Saeks

Fresh, relevant content is a must for boosting your search rankings and growing your online presence. That means blogs, articles and Web page copy… just to name a few. And for some, that can seem a little daunting.

So here’s a Web copywriting tip that will make things a lot easier, for both pros and newbies alike. In fact, it’s the best tip I’ve come across in all my years of Web copywriting.

And it is…

drumroll please…

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