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7 Modern Marketing Frameworks Every Startup Needs To Know


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7 Modern Marketing Frameworks Every Startup Needs To Know

As a young marketer navigating the digital landscape, I love frameworks. Not only do they help me plan and prioritize, but they help me visualize how everything I’m working on fits together. No, I won’t be talking about (and I’m looking at you, classically trained marketers) the 4Ps, Porter’s 5 forces, or SWOT analyses.
Lloyd AlexanderJan 29, 2015
The Complete PPC Analytics Toolkit


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Free Download: The Complete PPC Analytics Toolkit

Hanapin Marketing and Semrush have teamed up to create The Complete PPC Analytics Toolkit! This free download contains three Excel spreadsheets, three whitepapers and two webinar recordings, all designed to help optimize your PPC accounts. Use these tools and resources to extract high value data and build more efficient campaigns.
Kathleen GarvinJan 23, 2015
The Perfect Content Storm for SEO


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The Perfect Content Storm for SEO

We all know that content is what’s driving the SEO machine these days. What most people don’t know is that they could be going about it all wrong. Writing just any piece of re-hashed, over-done content isn’t going to cut it. Your written works have to be researched, well-prepared, and well… professional.
Pat MarcelloJan 22, 2015
The Ultimate Hreflang Guide for Dummies


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The Ultimate Hreflang Guide for Dummies

With Google coming out with its new international targeting feature, I’ve seen more poorly implemented Hreflang annotations than good ones. These 5 easy steps will help you avoid mishaps and implement Hreflang tags correctly across your multilingual website.
Martin KuraJan 21, 2015
the Best Way To Write Headlines that Will Increase Traffic


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What Is the Best Way To Write Headlines that Will Increase Traffic?

Headlines are to your blog posts, as covers are to books. Everyone tells you not to judge a book by its cover, but they do it anyway. Everyone also judges your blog posts by their headlines. Why wouldn’t they? There’s more content published than ever before, and people scan headlines to see if something is actually worth their time to read.
Nathan ElleringJan 08, 2015
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SEO Tips for Beginners
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SEO Clinic Episode II: Hands-on Landing Page Optimization Tips
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How to Hire a Marketing Agency for Your Business
Digital Marketing Trends 2022


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Not Just Another Digital Marketing Trends 2022 Post

It’s the end of 2021, and yes, it’s that time of the year — when you prepare for the winter holidays, drown yourself on Amazon in search of the perfect gift, and expect a deluge of “Digital Marketing Trends for 2022” posts. Well, if you think you’re opening up another “voice search is the next search” write-up, you’re in the wrong.
Andrew WardenDec 21, 2021
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Marketing Campaign Guide for Businesses and Agencies
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Supercharge Your Content Marketing
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How an Agency Created an Effective Technical Content Brief for a Bakery Client

As a part of our SEO Reality Show series, we keep telling you our story of how one SEO agency is developing a blog for their bakery client from Florida. The agency has already chosen the list of impactful topics and a website content plan. Now it’s time to create content! In this blog post, we’ll show you the example of preparing a technical content brief for the article topic “How to make a Cuban sandwich.
Anna KocheguraOct 27, 2021
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