Content Writers, How to Dictate Creative Content

In my last blog, I talked about the features and advantages of mind mapping. Mind mapping lets you remove some of the pressure of creating content by permitting you to merely doodle notes about your content.  Dictation allows you to take Mind Mapping another step forward. Mentally, turn your mind mapped doodles into sentences and […]

How to Use Mind Mapping for Content Creation

Mind mapping is an approach to writing that frees your brain to go wherever it wants.   You utilize brainstorming, but just by yourself.   I first begin mind mapping with a clean sheet of paper and a pencil. The technique is to put the primary topic of the content in the center of the page, and […]

Reduce Costs, Retain Control of Your Website Project

“website” (CC BY 2.0) by medithIT   Preparation is the key to reducing costs in creating or refreshing a website.  The website is for your business, you must retain control of your website project. You know your business best and you need to be prepared to guide the developer.  The first meeting is important in setting the tone […]

Need Ideas for Blog Topics ?

Everyone needs help with blog topics now and then. It’s not easy to come up with a new topic every week. Where can you find that kind of information? That kind of inspiration? After all, your content has to attract new sales leads with helpful information.  And it must be current so that it relates […]

Create Content Using Long Tail Keywords

  As people do Internet product research, their queries get more and more specific as they approach their buying decision.  These queries use long tail keywords: long tail because of the way they appear on a graph. Do you use long tail keywords when you do a Google search? Think of the last product search […]

Expand your audience; try using Social Media

So now that you have your website up and running it’s time to move on to social media. But wait, why social media? Social media provides additional exposure for your business. With so much being published on the Internet now, it’s very difficult for your website to be found through just direct search. Social media […]

UPDATED: How Often Should You Update Your Website

You want to keep your website fresh, but how much is enough?  When you should not update a website. This post discusses the kinds of updates you should regularly do for your website and those you need to be careful in doing. Updates range from minor to major: Establish a blog and add content to […]

Selling is Problem Solving

Selling is Problem Solving Did you ever think about being in the solution business?   You know that really is the case.   If there were no problems to solve then there would be no sales.  If no one had a problem, you wouldn’t be in business.  Selling is problem solving.   Who Has the Problem The […]