What is Social Reach?

What is Social Reach?

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What is social reach? And why should you care? Well, let’s start our explanation with an example of social reach from many many years ago. Pretty much since the beginning, most people have had this weird desire to meet other people and stay in close contact with them. Over time we decided to give those people … Continued

Twitter: From Zero to Hero

Twitter: From Zero to Hero

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Live Blogging from the Las Vegas Social Media Meetup Twitter: From Zero to Hero in 4 Weeks (10 minutes per weekday) Week 1 Day 1 sign up or sign back in Day 2 review who you’re following, unfollow anyone you don’t find interesting Day 3 find and follow 5 interesting people (entertainers influencers, smart people) … Continued

Your SEO New Year’s Resolutions

Your SEO New Year’s Resolutions

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Are you trying to get off the couch and exercise more? Are you finally quitting smoking? How about adding money to that stock account or 401(k)? If you’re like most of us, you’re likely reflecting on the past year and determining how you can improve in the year to come. But if you run a … Continued

Cat Hack

Cat Hack

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Sometimes when things go wrong, you turn lemons into lemonade. This post really doesn’t provide any educational value, but it seems appropriate for a Friday post. A hack showed up on one of our sites yesterday, which we quickly resolved. But we liked the dang hack so much we decided to show it here for … Continued

All of the Top Ways to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

All of the Top Ways to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

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After having put this whole, very long blog post together, I got to thinkin’. It would be really slick if you could track your progress here. So I built a little checkbox tracker for anyone who logs in. It actually allows you to save your progress so you don’t have to sit and do the … Continued

Got to Bounce?

Got to Bounce?

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Got a great home page for your business’s web site? Well, it may not matter so much to your potential customers. While we’re the first to say that image is everything in web marketing, customers may never see that brilliant intro that graces your site’s home page. Why? Social media is one of the main … Continued

Pubcon Takeaways

Pubcon Takeaways

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Last week I had the privilege of attending one of the longest running digital marketing conferences right here in Las Vegas. Pubcon is an annual event that covers everything SEO and Social Media related. I had a great time and learned tons of really great things. We just finished our Monthly SEO Meetup and covered … Continued

Top 17 Social Skills Needed For Social Media Marketing

Top 17 Social Skills Needed For Social Media Marketing

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In the ever-changing world of social media, there will always remain some constants when it comes to managing a social media profile, especially when it comes to managing a social media profile for a business. Here are the top social skills we think are necessary to succeed in the social world: 1. The ability to … Continued

How to Completely Disable a WordPress Plugin Update

How to Completely Disable a WordPress Plugin Update

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Around here we build all of our sites to handle 99.99999% of all updates that come along, including updates to the WordPress core, themes and plugins. We do that by making sure we follow a strict programming structure that will comply with those updates, like using child themes and not modifying anything in plugin files. This is … Continued