Fix These 10 Technical SEO Mistakes Before They Kill Your Traffic

Fix These 10 Technical SEO Mistakes Before They Kill Your Traffic

By now, you’ve got this on-page SEO thing on lock. You’ve learned how to research keywords, develop an editorial calendar, write successful blog posts and optimize images for search. You’ve written brilliant meta descriptions for each page and post. You’ve done everything right, but your organic traffic hasn’t improved. Chances are, you’ve got some technical […]

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How to Make Money From Facebook Groups [The ULTIMATE Monetization Guide]

How to Make Money From Facebook Groups [The ULTIMATE Monetization Guide]

This guide is all about how to make money from Facebook groups you manage. As an aside, I read every decent one on the internet while researching this post, and can confirm that this is the most comprehensive guide on Facebook group monetization that you’ll find. (If you think we’ve overlooked something here, please let […]

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Social Media Management Pricing: Everything You Need to Know

Social Media Management Pricing: Everything You Need to Know

Do you need social media management? In a word, yes. Do you have the time, budget and resources to manage multiple social media channels, watch your analytics, adjust your strategy with data-driven insights and go viral? If not, you need to start looking at social media management pricing and shop around for a good agency. […]

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How to Create and Use Twitter Lists to Market Your Business [The ULTIMATE Guide]

How to Create and Use Twitter Lists to Market Your Business [The ULTIMATE Guide]

One of the things that we preach (and practice) at The Content Factory is how important managing Twitter lists is to your social media marketing strategy. Ask any of our social media managers – or SMMs, as the tweeps call them these days – and they’ll tell you that being a savvy Twitter list manager […]

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Instagram Marketing: Is It Right For Your Business?

Instagram Marketing: Is It Right For Your Business?

For years, Facebook and Twitter have been the standard go-to’s for social media marketing. However, over the last few years there has been a palpable change in the digital landscape. The demographics of social media sites are starting to shift as new platforms begin to emerge. And as Facebook and Twitter invest more heavily in […]

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Should Google+ Marketing (Still) Be a Part of Your Digital Strategy?

Should Google+ Marketing (Still) Be a Part of Your Digital Strategy?

Hi! My name is Kelly and I’m relatively new here at The Content Factory. After a few weeks of getting my feet wet (literally) with research and writing assignments, our owner, Kari DePhillips, plunged me into the deep end with the following challenge: write the end-all, be-all guide to Google+ marketing for business. Now, I’m […]

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The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Owning Small Business Saturday [7 Expert Tips]

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Owning Small Business Saturday [7 Expert Tips]

From Labor Day sales to Black Friday, business owners have plenty of occasions to ramp up their marketing and offer special discounts. But for entrepreneurs who own small businesses, there’s no single day as important as Small Business Saturday. It was created just for businesses like yours! SBS is also supported by your neighbors who shop […]

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THE 10-Step Guide to Hosting a Twitter Chat [+ Tool List]

THE 10-Step Guide to Hosting a Twitter Chat [+ Tool List]

If you’re using Twitter for business and you spend a decent chunk of your time marketing on Twitter (as we suggest you do), you’ve likely come across an organized Twitter chat. When done well, Twitter chats can generate a ton of social engagement, increase your following and maybe even propel you into the role of being a […]

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The Complete Guide to Marketing Your Business on Reddit

The Complete Guide to Marketing Your Business on Reddit

Why is Reddit important to your marketing strategy? In a word, traffic. On Alexa, Reddit ranks 26th globally, and 11th in the United States. Reddit is often the birthplace of all kinds of memetic content — typically, when something hits the front page of Reddit, it ends up spreading way past Reddit. This is both […]

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