January 22, 2014

An automated solution for blogger outreach research

by Chris Abraham

Want to make outreach marketing more successful? One option is GroupHigh, which offers blogger intelligence software to help you identify influential blogs, automate research, and measure engagement. I am hereby making the jump from humans to robots for all my blogger research. In the last decade I have seen social media marketing and digital PR mature as a practice, I … Continue reading

January 14, 2014

Should you hire a social media community manager?

by Chris Abraham

The idea of deputizing someone else to act on your behalf in an official capacity is a time-honored tradition. Why then, is it so controversial in social media? Chris Abraham says that hiring someone to speak and respond on your behalf on social media is perfectly fine. Continue reading

January 8, 2014

Why content marketing will ultimately triumph over link building

by Chris Abraham

Organic search engine optimization is going to need both link building and content marketing strategies and tactics in order to get Google’s attention. But too much attention is being paid to link building and not enough to creating useful content on behalf of your business or organization. Continue reading

December 19, 2013

Google Authorship: Involve your staff in your brand

by Chris Abraham

Target audience: Brand managers, marketing and PR professionals, SEO specialists, business executives, nonprofits, educators, Web publishers, journalists. Encourage your entire staff to link their Google+ profiles to your business site. All they need is access to an email address (such as [email protected]) on the same domain as your content — any content. According to the instructions, it’s not limited to journals, papers, blogs, … Continue reading

December 4, 2013

SEO? Start by adding value to your website

by Chris Abraham

Quenching Google’s informational thirst will pay off for your business Target audience: Marketing professionals, SEO specialists, PR pros, brand managers, businesses, nonprofits, educators, Web publishers, journalists. Imet my buddy Adam Viener for breakfast the other morning at the Silver Diner in Reston, Va. This is something we do seasonally. Adam is an AdWords guru, par excellence, by profession; however, he … Continue reading

November 26, 2013

Google: Are authors replacing inbound links as the key to success in search?

by Chris Abraham

Are authors replacing inbound links as the key to success in Google search? Here’s how to create a content strategy by enlisting top influencers to write for your sites. Continue reading