An Easyazon Review: Amazon Affiliate Blogs Made SimpleWritten by Drew HendricksResources • Posted November 1, 2018

In the world of affiliate marketing, Amazon’s affiliate program is one of the best for both newcomers and for established marketers. The sheer variety of products offered on Amazon, combined with the trust the site has established, makes it easy to sell. It’s no wonder so many people t…

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How to Properly Build and Grow a Squarespace BlogWritten by James ParsonsContent Marketing • Posted October 25, 2018

Squarespace is one of many website builders that you can use to go from nothing to a functional website in a matter of hours. It competes with the likes of Blogger and WordPress, Wix and Weebly. I find it to be one of the better alternatives out there, and thus decided to write a guide to setting up and grow…

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Fixing the WordPress “Establishing a Database Connection” ErrorWritten by Drew HendricksResources • Posted October 18, 2018

One of the most infuriating things about dealing with software, coding, and development is error messages. Almost no one in the history of the world has been able to write a piece of software with graceful failure states and verbose error messages that tell you exactly what the problem is.
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5 Ways to Optimize Your Blog in Google Search ConsoleWritten by Kenny NovakSearch Engine Optimization • Posted October 10, 2018

Google’s search console is a familiar sight to many marketers, particularly those in the habit of checking for search penalties due to various gray hat techniques, or simply the age of their sites. Formerly known as Google Webmaster Tools, the Search Console is a collection of tools and info…

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How to Add Custom Fonts to Your Blogger or WordPress BlogWritten by Drew HendricksResources • Posted October 4, 2018

If you’ve been playing around with web design on a casual basis, or if you’re looking to add a little variety to your site, you might feel that one of the best ways to do so is with fonts. Playing around with fonts can be pretty fun and satisfying, but there’s one major roadblock with t…

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5 Plugins to Send WordPress Posts to Facebook Instant ArticlesWritten by James ParsonsSocial Media • Posted September 25, 2018

Facebook Instant Articles are a system Facebook has had in place for publishers to put their content, mostly blog posts, directly on the Facebook platform. This comes with a few advantages and a few disadvantages. Are you interested in using the system?
I’m going into this assuming that you a…

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Should You Blog if English Isn’t Your First Language?Written by Drew HendricksContent Marketing • Posted September 20, 2018

Amongst a lot of internet users, particularly those residing in the USA, there’s a prevailing impression that the internet is English. Not that it’s in any way owned by England, but in some ways, Americans tend to have an impression like they created and own the internet, and that every…

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How Long Does Content Marketing Take to Start Working?Written by Kenny NovakContent Marketing • Posted September 6, 2018

Content marketing. To some, it’s a way of life. To others, it’s a silver bullet that gives them the edge over their competition. To yet others, it’s a necessity required to even compete in a niche.
How long does it take for content marketing to show results, when you’ve gone…

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List of Share Plugins That Are Compatible With OpenShareCountWritten by James ParsonsSocial Media • Posted September 2, 2018

Any time you’re using a plugin on your website, you’re reliant upon any data sources that plugin uses to keep it functional. In many cases, there’s no path to failure. Something like Yoast SEO isn’t going to break unless they push an update that breaks something. Other plu…

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How to Get Free Products and Services to Review on Your BlogWritten by Drew HendricksContent Marketing • Posted August 19, 2018

You would be surprised at how lucrative it can be to review products for a blog. It’s a hard road to start; you often end up starting out as either a lifestyle blog or a niche industry blog, both of which you typically monetize with affiliate links. Eventually, as your site grows, you can leverage…

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