5 Blogs Every Content Writer Should Follow

  As a content writer do you ever feel that you’re just out in the internet floundering around trying to figure out what’s going on? I felt like that to.  When I was a new content writer I knew that I wanted to succeed on my own, Read More …

An Afternoon at the Coffee Shop or How Content Marketing Really Works For You

Just now, sitting in my local coffee shop (Isn’t that where all great writers hangout?), I made a new friend. Believe it or not our hour long talk started because I admired her gorgeous piece of carrot cake. This lead to a conversation on sugar, Read More …

Why Social Media Is a Must: Erik Qualman

  Erik Qualman, author of Socialnomics, produced this video to show how social media is no longer a choice , it is a must for business. I know, I know you hear this all the time, but have you really sat back and evaluated how Read More …

Why Business Writing Is Important to Your Success

Are Your Customers Getting the Right Message From You Through Your  Business Writing?   Carmen Rojas of Rojas Consulting and Stephanie Sims of Finance-ability invited me onto their show Roadmap to Entrepreneurial Marketing to discuss business writing and  how important it is to your entrepreneurial success. Often business Read More …

Content Marketing is Not About Creating Viral Content. Not Kidding. For Real.

Yeah, I said that. I am sure that many of you right now are shaking your head and thinking “Has she lost her mind? We all want our content to go viral so everyone will see us!” That may be true for that split second Read More …

7 Things To Help You Decide If Your Small Business Should Hire a Social Media Consultant

  As the owner of a small business you are busy and it can be a challenge to get all the to-dos off your list by the end of the day. There probably isn’t enough time to deal with your social media accounts, much less come up Read More …

One of My Favorite Evernote Tips

Evernote is Picture Perfect!!!! I don’t know how I would manage all the nonsense that I have to manage every day without Evernote. I am using it right bow to write this blog post so that I have a copy. Then I will add tags so Read More …

Business Women Who Rock! Podcast with Kate Erickson of Entrepreneur on Fire

 The Business Women Who Rock April 16 Podcast with Guest Kate Erickson Yesterday, I listened to one of my favorite podcasts Business Women Who Rock!, which is broadcast every Wednesday The show is hosted by the amazing Katie Krimitsos. Katie and her husband Chris are the founders of Business Owners Read More …

So, What is Content and Why Does It Matter?

  Or What Do Your Mechanic and a Content Creator Have in Common? Content is all the information that you can find online. It’s pictures, videos, blog posts, articles. comments, web page copy and more. We like to think of a brand new, well-designed website Read More …

How Coca-Cola Can Help You Drive Your Brand: Coke’s Content Strategy

  Did you know that +Coca-Cola   has a plan to double their sales by 2020 through content? Coke has developed a mindset that uses the idea of the company being “liquid & linked” to take advantage of the organic flux of modern communication. Through storytelling, social Read More …

My Favorite Copywriting Blogs

Great copywriters never stop learning. Awhile ago I had an online show about building a writing business, called The Writing Biz. One of the things that I encouraged my audience to do is set aside time in their schedule for learning. I called it increasing Read More …

8 Great Tools For Your Freelance Copywriting Business

8 Great Tools For Your Freelance Copywriitng Business Let me tell you today has been crazy so far. Between client work, emails, my phone ringing non-stop and everything else it takes to run a business I am feeling a bit overwhelmed. So, I decided to Read More …

Semantic Search Explained: David Amerland

  David Amerland is THE authority on Semantic Search.   This video explains the nuances and purpose of semantic search and how it makes the web a better place.   As the video states we are now “publishers” and “broadcasters”. The content we create has Read More …

No-Hype SEO: A Realistic Formula To Making SEO Work For Your Business, Part 1

  We all are looking for ways to make 2016 more streamlined, easier and still get results. Understanding current SEO methods doesn’t have to be daunting. This article is a good start to gaining the skills you will need. Clear and concise goals are what Read More …