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Why You Need to Prune to Succeed with Your Blog – Digital Rookies

9 years ago I spent 3 hours daily copying and pasting a squeeze page link to 300 plus Facebook Groups. Imagine where I would be today if I was still mired in this fear-based, low energy, non helpful, BS, failure-ridden marketing strategy? I sure would not be guest posting on Blogging Tips. No way in Hades I would be creating …

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How to Add Google Analytics to WordPress in 5 Minutes or Less • Smart Blogger – Digital Rookies

You want to know whether your blog is doing well, right? Whether those posts you work so hard on are attracting traffic, and where that traffic is actually coming from? Whether your last marketing campaign was a smashing success or an unfortunate bomb? Because if you don’t know whether what you’re doing is working, you’re basically running around blind. And …

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How to Hire a Content Marketer – Digital Rookies

Looking to hire a Content Marketer? This hiring kit will give you the guidance needed to hire the right content marketer, the first time. The term “content marketer” can refer to a wide variety of roles and responsibilities. You might be running solo and looking to bring in someone to jumpstart your content marketing initiative. Or, perhaps you have an …

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How to Build a Vibrant Community on Twitter with Madalyn Skylar – Digital Rookies

In one of our bi-monthly #marketochat’s, we discussed How to Build a Vibrant Community on Twitter with Social Media Influencer, Madalyn Sklar. Twitter continues to be a place that people go in order to find out brand information, so it is critical that you are building the right community for your brand and follower base. In this blog, we’ll cover …

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The Future of AI and Chatbots: What Comes Next? – Digital Rookies

The Future of AI and Chatbots: What Comes Next? The world has Siri. The world embraces Alexa. Cars are driving themselves, sort of. So, what’s next for artificial intelligence? What about chatbots and customer service? One person that has a handle on the future of this industry is that of Tim Hayden. Tim Hayden has had more than his fair …

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5 Social Sharing Tools for Teams : Social Media Examiner – Digital Rookies

Do you want your employees to contribute to your social media marketing? Looking for tools to manage the content people share on social? In this article, you’ll discover five tools that will help you coordinate the content your team posts on social media. 5 Social Sharing Tools for Teams by Cynthia Johnson on Social Media Examiner. #1: Leverage Employee Advocacy …

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5 New Facebook Updates and Tests Spotted This Week – Digital Rookies

It’s amazing to consider the vast array of tests and variations running on Facebook’s platform at any given time. Every day there are new features being discovered, new elements being tried out, some of them will lead to new updates, while others will get dropped and disappear without a trace. Take, for example, the platform’s recent update of the News Feed …

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Travel Marketers Have a Trust Problem – Digital Rookies

As a travel marketer or agency marketer servicing the travel industry, you have a tricky gig. You need to convince your prospects to spend thousands of dollars and precious vacation time. Meanwhile, your prospects are increasingly wary of the legitimacy of your offers (thanks a lot, Fyre Fest). Here’s to hoping your vacation is memorable, but not in a meme-worthy …

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3 More Things to Look for in an IT Managed Services Contract – Digital Rookies

bsdrouin / Pixabay If you’re looking to find a new managed service provider to handle your IT support, there are some things you should consider in any contract you currently have in place. We discussed this in an earlier blog post 3 Things to Look for in an IT Service Contract. 1. What Happens to Your Data and Software? Given …

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Amazon’s Influencers program now open to YouTube stars – Digital Rookies

Amazon taps into influencer marketing using product recommendations Brands introducing influencer marketing into their marketing strategy has seen a massive increase in 2017. It has been reported that 70% of marketers agree that creating ongoing ambassadorship is the most effective influencer marketing strategy. In 2017, 82% percent of brands were expected to spend more on video influencer content and increase their …

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