SEO / Search Engine Optimization

11 Content Marketing Hacks to Speed up Blogging Growth

TL/DR: Every brand can benefit from a great blog. However, it takes some hard work to create growth and ensure that your audience members stay engaged. Writing a blog can be a rewarding way to reach out to your audience, and share your thoughts and knowledge on issues that are relevant to them. When used…

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What To Do To Prepare for Mobile First SEO

So if mobile is the be all, end all for 2017, what do we all need to do to prepare? As promised in our previous post, rest assured good reader, I have you covered. Although there are many different things you could be doing, let’s focus on the most important areas. If you get these…

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SEO 2017 Predictions

Welcome to this year’s edition of our SEO Predictions for the upcoming calendar year. After seeing some great traction and feedback on our SEO 2016 Predictions post, we decided to make it more of a tradition moving forward. So looking ahead to what’s in store for SEO 2017, here is what my crystal ball tells…

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Smart Content Marketing Strategies for Bloggers

Some people think that all it takes to have an effective content marketing campaign is writing and publishing blog posts, telling their family about it and then going do other things. If that’s your strategy, then boy are you missing out! Content marketing is so much more than that. So how do you effectively content market…

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Tips for Choosing a Catchy Domain Name

How easy was it for you to come up with a name for your business? If you’re lucky, a great name popped into your head before you were even sure you were going to start a new business at all. From there, everything was smooth sailing and you didn’t have to think twice about what…

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Five Ways to Pinpoint a Negative SEO Attack

We work with a range of client types here at Return On Now. At least once per quarter, we run across a situation where there is almost certainly a Negative SEO attack either underway or already completed. Just this month, I was working on an Online Reputation Audit for a new client. Their main concern…

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Inbound Marketing Prerequisites to a Successful Program

For several years now, Inbound Marketing has taken the helm as our most “talked about” strategy for driving interest and leads. Why? Because it works! This is how we built up our own demand and lead gen efforts. Content driven Inbound is a proven way to accomplish these things, and my agency has witnessed firsthand…

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Blog Post Ideas for Niche SMB: What I Told my Buddy Sparky

In last week’s cliffhanger, my buddy Sparky, the erstwhile electrical contractor / data-comm-installer / cabling tech, challenged me to hit him with my best shot. My best shot, that is, in terms of content marketing. Eyes on the prize, people. How Do You Come Up with Blog Post Ideas for Any Business? Especially for Obscure, Niche, Non-Glam,…

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