Showing posts from March, 2015

Writer Wednesday: What to do when editors cross the line?

Ok, I'm starting something new on my blog. Over the last few years, I spent a great deal of time focusing on SEO and marketing, which has left me forgetting about my writing buddies. It's time for me to get back to my roots and not only help businesses succeed, but my writing friends. This is why I've decided to start Writer Wednesday, where I will offer tips and advice to writers to help them grow their career. So get ready, here's the first installment in the new weekly addition: What to Do When Editors Cross the Line When you choose to be a freelance writer, you also have to take on the task of dealing with editors. Although most editors you work with are a delight and helpful by offering great advice and information. However, some editors can be very rude and difficult. There are simple tips you can use to evaluate the situation about how to properly handle a rude editor. Although editors are there to assist writers, sometimes an editor will feel superior to

Google Mobile-Friendly Algorithm will Send Shock Waves Through the SEO World

You've probably heard by now that Google is releasing their mobile-friendly algorithm on April 21st, which will promote mobile-friendly sites and index apps for more relevant mobile search results. Although Google stated the impact would be "significant," it turns out that the impact will be larger than anyone first anticipated, sending shock waves  throughout the SEO world. In addition to Google's announcement, Google's Zineb Ait Bahajji said that the impact will be larger than the release for the Google Panda and Penguin algorithms. The worldwide release of the mobile algorithm will impact all countries and all languages. What's this mean for you? If you haven't taken the time to properly mobile optimize your website, get ready to disappear from mobile search results. With over half of internet searches coming from mobile devices, your website traffic will take a tragic hit if you aren't prepared for the mobile-friendly algorithm. To earn that

Pinterest Beta Testing Now Available with Red Rocket Media

Pinterest has officially launched it's advertising platform; however, it's not available to everyone. The latest advertising feature is currently only available to marketers, but that doesn't mean you have to miss out. Red Rocket Media has been granted access to the exclusive Pinterest Ads and is ready to help your business make the most of the ads before your competitors have access. Red Rocket Media and I are working together to connect a limited number of businesses to the new marketing platform by offering the opportunity to take part in a unique beta testing program . Although the exact success rate of Pinterest ads remains unknown, Red Rocket is confident in their ability to drive conversions to your website through the use of the ads. As Red Rocket can guarantee their results on other social media platforms, Red Rocket is offering the beta testing program to fine tune their Pinterest advertising skills while you benefit from the results. Red Rocket will promo