Online Marketing Weekly Roundup 04/16/2016

Welcome to my online marketing weekly roundup. This week you will discover eight excellent blog posts that caught my attention. They cover everything from blogging income streams, the best social media site for your business, tools for online marketers, content promotion tips and more. Here is an overview:

  • Blogging income streams
  • How to Choose the Best Social Media Site for Your Business
  • World Biggest list of web tools for digital marketing and all your project needs
  • The 3 Most Effective (And Overlooked) Content Curation Strategies
  • Content Promotion: How We Grew from 0 to 32,977 Users in 5 Months With Zero Paid Traffic
  • 12 Expert Tips to Maximize Your Lead Generation
  • Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest hacks to get more traffic
  • How to Build a Massive Email List With These 5 Tools

 

Let’s get started!

 

12 Blogging Income Streams [And the Story of My 10 Year ‘Overnight’ Success]

blogging income streamsToday I was speaking with a blogger (I’ll call her Alice for the sake of this post) who was feeling a little overwhelmed with the idea of monetizing her blog. She expressed that as she looked at other blogs in her niche, everyone seemed to be doing such amazing things. Other blogs in Alice’s niche were running online courses, selling out hundred people live events around the country, selling ads to fortune 500 companies, authoring

She expressed that as she looked at other blogs in her niche, everyone seemed to be doing such amazing things. Other blogs in Alice’s niche were running online courses, selling out hundred people live events around the country, selling ads to fortune 500 companies, authoring

Other blogs in Alice’s niche were running online courses, selling out hundred people live events around the country, selling ads to fortune 500 companies, authoring best-selling eBook and more. Complete story at problogger.net

 

How to Choose the Best Social Media Site for Your Business

best social media site for your businessWith a variety of platforms to choose from, knowing where to spend your time can be difficult.

So, what social media platform matters most to your business?

That depends on your answers to a few questions.

Once you’ve defined who you’re speaking with and marketing to, the rest will feel like a breeze.

According to Pew Research Center, in the US alone – 65% of adults use social media. That number hits 90% among millennial’s age 18-29. Complete story at rebekahradice.com

 

World Biggest list of web tools for digital marketing and all your project needs

web tools for online marketingBelow you will find a list of free tools & resources that I have compiled over the last year and a half. There are no affiliate links – and No links to junk websites. Enjoy…

Complete story at mrbusiness.ca

 

 

The 3 Most Effective Content Curation Strategies

effective content curation strategiesI realized the other day that my business wouldn’t exist if it wasn’t for content curation. When I was working for other companies, figuring out my place in the marketing world, it became clear that I also needed to work on my personal brand (regardless of how much I disliked that term at the time). Every night, I would find the best “underground” content to share on Twitter. Complete story at contentmarketinginstitute.com

 

How We Grew from 0 to 32,977 Users in 5 Months With Zero Paid Traffic

lead genereation with zero paid trafficContent promotion seems to be the part of content marketing that most people struggle with. It sucks spending hours, and hours, writing a quality piece of content, only to publish it and not get any readers. In true Grow and Convert style, we’re going to case study the thought process behind everything that we’ve done to grow our blog to 32,977 unique visitors in 5 months using only content promotion via communities. Complete story at growandconvert.com

 

12 Growth Experts Share Their Best Lead Generation Tips

lead generation tipsTwo weeks we wrote an article with “9 Lead Generation Ideas to Boost Sales Now”, this week we put those questions to sales and marketing experts. These people do this day in and day out for their own startups and for their customers. Can you describe to us what is your ultimate growth technique and how can we implement that for our own companies? Read more at inboundrocket.co

 

Social media growth hacking 2017

social media growth hackingI have analyzed these social media platforms and hope these simple tricks can help you get good amount of traffic to your website. Use 3rd party Facebook apps and get interactive tabs on your facebook page. Use Facebook apps like Agora pulse, Woobox etc to create beautiful tabs and contests that can drive good traffic back to your website. Complete story at growthhacky.com

 

How to Build a Massive Email List With These 5 Tools

tools to grow a massive email listEmail marketing is the bread and butter of all of your marketing campaigns. Email is the most direct and personal form of communication that you can have with subscribers, leads, and customers. Email marketing platforms now have the necessary tools to segment subscribers and deliver relevant emails that drive results. Complete story at business2community.com

 

Over To You

This series of posts represent a fraction of the articles I shouted this week on social media. To stay updated with my posts, you can connect with me on Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Pinterest and LinkedIn.

What online marketing posts got your attention lately? Please leave a comment below!

 

 

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