Advertising, Social Media

Top 10 Things You Need to Know for Beginner SEO

SEO Guide
Joshua

SEO. It’s a term that makes most first-time website owners cringe, but it really isn’t that scary and doesn’t take degree in advanced rocket science to understand it, we promise!

Let’s start out with a few quick facts. SEO stands for “Search Engine Optimization” and essentially its main purpose is to help people on the web looking for you, find you. SEO is a way to make your site more visible to search engines and more likely to pop up when someone searches for something related to your site. This, in turn, generates more traffic to your site so you can make more sales and gain more customers. So, to help you get started we’ve come up with the Top 10 Beginner SEO tips so increase your traffic quickly and easily, no PhD required!

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How to get Your Hashtag On

Using Hashtags on Any Platform
Joshua

 

Whether you know why they are there or not, it’s pretty safe to say we all see a #hashtag or a two on a daily basis. They’ve spread from their native Twitter to almost every other social sharing platform in just a few short years (fun fact: the first hashtag was tweeted by Chris Messina in 2007.) But what do they really do? Even though all hashtags come in the same format, the purpose and function on each network is different. The general consensus throughout all social networks is we should be using hashtags, so here’s a list of how the top 5 social platforms use hashtags, and which ones will give you the most #bangforyourbuck when it comes to visibility and engagement.

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8 Things You Should Avoid Doing on Social Media (Or in Real Life)

8 Things You Shouldn't do On Social Media
Joshua

There are a lot of basic things that we are taught as young children not to do or say. Apparently, Donald Trump missed a few of these early life lessons which became evident in his recent presidential campaign speech. It include such gems as insulting people (“Free trade can be wonderful if you have smart people, but we have people that are…stupid.”) making racist comments (“[Mexicans] They’re bringing drugs, they’re bringing crime, they’re rapists.”) or just being a general jerk (“I don’t need anyone’s money, I’m rich!”). Fortunately for us, most of our parents took the time to teach us these things so we could go through life developing positive relationships and ultimately avoid having an entire country want to make piñatas in our likeness (yes, that actually happened to Donald, see it here). So, just incase you missed some of these things, we’ve compiled a list of the top 8 things you shouldn’t do or say on social media…or in real life for that matter.

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