Happiness is a Choice
Are you happy or unhappy?
But some people are unhappy most of the time: it’s as though they weren’t happy unless they were miserable! I’m sure you know some, and hope you are not one of them.
What makes people unhappy?
Increase Website Traffic and Gain Customers – Part 5
In the previous post, we started looking at Social Sites as a means to increase website traffic and gain customers. Remember, in all of these traffic methods we are focusing on your blog or website as the hub that we want to drive traffic to. And remember, too, that you must have something worth people’s while to look at once they get there – valuable content.
Increase Website Traffic and Gain Customers – Part 4
Here is a handy hint for you to increase website traffic:
- Search Google for your niche
- See who your Page 1 competitors are
- Visit their sites and see what keywords they are using
- Use those to develop your own targeted keywords
- Write your posts around the keywords you selected.
For example, when I searched Google for “SEO” I found the following: You can ignore the first three and the column on the right, since those are all paid ads. The next three are Wikipedia, SearchEngineLand and Moz – you should certainly be able to get the best keywords for SEO from those three! Continue reading
Increase Website Traffic and Gain Customers – Part 3
In the first two articles in this series we covered the following topics:
- Targeted Traffic
- Multiple Sources
- Content is Key
- Track Visitors – Google Analytics and tracking IDs
Increase Web Traffic and Gain Customers – Part 2
In the previous article (Increase Web Traffic and Gain Customers) we discussed why traffic is essential to your internet marketing strategy. We also explained the need for targeted traffic and described other key components of traffic generation. In this article, we’ll introduce principles of SEO.
Key Points from Previous Article:
- .Targeted Traffic
- .Multiple Sources
- .Content is Key
- .Track Visitors – Google Analytics and tracking IDs
How to Increase Traffic
If you have looked at how to increase traffic, you are probably familiar with the term SEO (Search Engine Optimization). But how do you implement effective SEO? Most of us write an article and then think about how to encourage the search engines to find it – would it surprise you to learn that is the wrong way to go about it? Continue reading
Increase Web Traffic and Gain Customers
Why Increase Web Traffic?
The title says it all – increase web traffic and gain customers. If you have a web site and nobody looks at it, you’re just wasting your money. Unless you can increase your traffic, your web site is of no value.
Robin Williams and You
I’m sure, like me, you were saddened to read of Robin Williams‘ demise this week. He brought so much to so many during his life, and will be sorely missed. You might choose to read Kim Castleberry‘s post about this tragedy here: meanwhile, here is a short ( 1 minute) tribute to his life –
Do You Like Contests?
Last weekend I joined in a a contest to set a new record for the world’s biggest float trip. We drove up to New Braunfels, TX, and joined Billie’s sons and their partners to participate in an event organized by Roger Creager. Apparently, the record was held by Minnesota with 251 tubes tied together for five minutes: We planned to bring it to Texas. Continue reading