The universe of tech blogs is vast! One of the reasons for it is an inescapable fact: people interested in technology spend hours and hours time with computers, so there’s no surprise why a Web-based medium is so wildly popular.Just notice how many more tech blogs there are than, say, blogs about home remodeling or sailing! And, surprise, surprise there are even more tech blogs than blogs dedicated to cute kittens.So, in the ocean of opportunities, the question becomes more difficult than ever: Which of all of these tech blogs are worth your time?
Archives for December 2017
“SEO is dead!”
Outraged cries fill the streets as a disgruntled mob of entrepreneurs and marketers march towards Google’s headquarters, pitchforks in hand. After all of these years of following Google’s best practices and slaving tirelessly over their precious keywords and algorithm updates, they have come to the unsettling realization that their efforts were all in vain. And now, they are ready to exact their revenge on the “Wonder Twins” to make up for the years of lost time and money…But there’s just one tiny little problem with the above scenario.The angry mob has been wildly misinformed…SEO is far from dead.
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Let’s go back to the shift of the millennium. Ask somebody about inbound marketing and you’ll probably get a shoulder shrug as an answer. Tell them about a marketing technique through which customers come looking for your products instead of you chasing after them. You’ll probably get a laugh or two. However, nowadays inbound marketing is real, very real. Hubspot’s former CMO Mike Volpe summarized this marketing technique in a simple and accurate phrase: “Don’t interrupt what you buyers want to consume, be what they want to consume”.
“Don’t interrupt what your buyers want to consume – BE what they want to consume.” ― Mike Volpe
Although outbound marketing strategies still are popular and effective, they are losing a lot of terrain against their more effective, inbound marketing counterpart. It is even considered that properly executed inbound marketing tactics are 10 times more effective in generating leads than the classic outbound techniques. How did this shift occur so suddenly? Well, there are many factors in play: the internet, worldwide online access, social media, search engines…
PLUS HOW TO FIND EVEN MORE TOP TIER GUEST BLOGGING OPPORTUNITIES
While there are those among us in the internet marketing community who claim that guest posting is dead (in much the same way they claim that SEO is dead), I can assure you that in 2017/2018, guest blogging is alive and well and will likely remain so for the foreseeable future.
While it has a sordid history filled with black hat practitioners and other (less than ethical) practices used to manipulate Google’s algorithms, guest posting as it stands today is one of the simplest and most effective ways to rapidly rank your content on the first page of Google. And in today’s article, we will be revealing it all.
From the history of guest posting and its evolution over the past few years to the current best practices and best places to find killer sites to post on.By the time you are finished here today, you will be fully equipped to go out and create epic guest posts that will generate traffic and revenue for your company for years to come.
So let’s get started.